How to Change Email Address on YOUTUBE
YouTube is a popular platform for sharing and watching videos. Your YouTube account is linked to an email address, which is used for communication and account verification. If you are looking to change your email address on YouTube, follow the steps below:
1. Log in to your YouTube account: Go to the YouTube website and log in using your current email address and password.
2. Click on your profile picture: Located at the top right corner of the screen, click on your profile picture to access the account menu.
3. Go to “Settings”: From the account menu, click on “Settings” to open the settings page.
4. Access the “Overview” section: In the left sidebar, click on “Overview” to view the general account settings.
5. Click on “Edit on Google”: Under the “Email” section, you will find your current email address. Click on “Edit on Google” next to it.
6. Add a new email address: A pop-up window will appear, allowing you to add a new email address. Enter the new email address you want to use for your YouTube account.
7. Verify the new email address: Google will send a verification email to the new address. Open your email inbox, find the verification email, and follow the instructions to verify the new email address.
8. Set the new email address as primary: After verifying the new email address, return to the YouTube settings page. Under the “Email” section, you will see both your old and new email addresses. Click on “Set as primary” next to the new email address.
9. Remove the old email address (optional): If you no longer want to use your old email address, you can remove it. Click on the trash bin icon next to the old email address to delete it from your account.
Frequently Asked Questions:
1. Can I change my YouTube email address without creating a new account?
Yes, you can simply add a new email address to your existing YouTube account without creating a new one.
2. Can I use a custom domain email address for my YouTube account?
Yes, you can use a custom domain email address for your YouTube account by following the steps mentioned above.
3. How many email addresses can I have linked to my YouTube account?
You can have multiple email addresses linked to your YouTube account, but only one can be set as the primary email address.
4. Can I change my YouTube email address on the mobile app?
Yes, you can change your YouTube email address on the mobile app using the same steps outlined above.
5. Will changing my YouTube email address affect my channel or videos?
No, changing your YouTube email address will not affect your channel or videos. Your content will remain intact.
6. Can I change my YouTube email address if I forgot my password?
No, you need to know your current password to change your YouTube email address. If you forgot your password, you can recover it through the account recovery process.
7. Do I need to verify the new email address to change it on YouTube?
Yes, you need to verify the new email address by following the instructions sent to that email address.
8. Can I change my YouTube email address multiple times?
Yes, you can change your YouTube email address multiple times, but you can only have one primary email address at a time.