How To Delete Youtube Short

Hey there! So you want to learn how to delete a YouTube Short, huh? Well, you’ve come to the right place! As an avid YouTube user myself, I’ve had my fair share of moments where I wanted to remove a Short video that I had posted. In this article, I’ll guide you through the process step-by-step, so let’s get started!

Step 1: Open the YouTube App

To delete a YouTube Short, you’ll need to open the YouTube app on your mobile device. If you don’t have the app yet, you can download it from the Google Play Store for Android or the App Store for iOS.

Step 2: Go to Your Profile

Once you have the YouTube app open, tap on your profile picture in the top right corner of the screen. This will take you to your YouTube account page.

Step 3: Access Your Shorts

In your YouTube account page, you’ll see several tabs. Swipe left until you find the “Shorts” tab. Tap on it to access your Shorts videos.

Step 4: Select the Short to Delete

Scroll through your Shorts videos and find the one you want to delete. Once you’ve found it, tap on it to open the video.

Step 5: Tap on the More Options (•••) Button

In the bottom right corner of the Short video, you’ll see the More Options button represented by three dots (…). Tap on this button to open a menu of additional options.

Step 6: Choose “Delete” from the Menu

In the More Options menu, you’ll see several options. Look for and tap on the “Delete” option. A confirmation message will appear asking if you’re sure you want to delete the video.

Step 7: Confirm Deletion

Read the confirmation message carefully, as it will inform you that deleting the Short video cannot be undone. If you’re certain you want to delete the video, tap on the “Delete” button in the confirmation message.

Step 8: Video Successfully Deleted!

Once you’ve tapped on the “Delete” button, the video will be permanently deleted from your YouTube Shorts collection. You’ve successfully removed the Short!


Deleting a YouTube Short is a simple process that can be done within a few taps on the YouTube app. It’s important to remember that once you delete a Short video, it cannot be recovered, so be sure to double-check before confirming the deletion. Now you can easily manage your YouTube Shorts collection and remove any videos you no longer want to keep. Happy deleting!