YouTube Shorts is emerging as a big alternative to short video apps like TikTok, Reels, and more. YouTube replaced the Trending section button with the Shorts button on their Android app. YouTube recently introduced a new feature that helps you to create and upload short videos just like TikTok and Instagram Reels. It is now out of beta so, you won’t see the Shorts BETA icon.
A lot of people loved this new YouTube Shorts feature. However, there are many who don’t and complained to YouTube for not giving them the option to remove Shorts from YouTube. So, if you go to the app settings, you won’t get an option to remove shorts from YouTube.
But, you don’t need to worry about it. In this tutorial, I will be explaining and showing you How you can remove Shorts from YouTube. It is a very simple and effective method to remove the YouTube shorts button as well as the Shorts carousel from your feed.
How to Remove Shorts from YouTube?
To remove Shorts from the YouTube app, you need to follow the steps mentioned in this tutorial. You’ll be able to remove Shorts from YouTube after the tutorial finishes. So, Let’s begin…
Step 1. Install YouTube Vanced Manager App
Step 2. Install MicroG and YouTube Vanced from Manager App
Step 3. Launch Vanced and log in with Google Account
Step 4. Open Settings > Vanced Settings
Step 5: Enable Comments Location Toggle to Remove YouTube Shorts Button
We’ve also recorded a video tutorial for all of you, so you can easily understand the above steps. I would suggest you watch this tutorial to remove shorts from YouTube.
Note: YouTube Vanced is not an official app from YouTube. It is powered by a third-party alternative to Google Play Services called MicroG. It emulates the Google Play Services which helps you to watch YouTube Vanced without Shorts and Advertisements. It also protects you from trackers and was used in Huawei phones after the US ban.
Now, you successfully removed shorts from the YouTube app. Enjoy YouTube as it was before the introduction of Shorts Beta.
I hope this article helped you. If you have any doubts or questions drop them in the comments section below, I will try to answer them as soon as possible.