YouTube - How to Disable Access to Video Statistics

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Users can view the statistics of a YouTube video by clicking on the More menu located below the playback window. You don't want your subscribers to have access to this information? Here's how to hide the stats for your videos.

Hide stats for all the videos

Sign-in to your YouTube channel and click on Settings > Creator Studio > Channel settings > Upload defaults:


Scroll to Video statistics and clear the Make video statistics on the watch page publicly visible checkbox:



Hide stats for a particular video

Go back to the Video Manager and select a video. Click on the Edit button and go to the Info and Settings tab:


Click on Advanced Settings, scroll to the bottom of the page and clear the Make video statistics on the watch page publicly visible checkbox:
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of CommentCaMarche.net. He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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