I forgot my YouTube password! How do I reset it?

If you’ve forgotten your YouTube password, use the instructions below to reset it:

  1. From the sign in page, click the Can’t access your account? Link.
  2. Enter your username or e-mail address and click Submit.
  3. Select Confirm access to my recovery email.
  4. Open the email and click on the link to reset your password.
  5. Enter your new password, then click Reset Password.
  6. Your new password has been created.

Note: You can select Review my recovery info to add a mobile number and change your recovery settings.