YouTube has become one of the most popular platforms for listening to latest songs and watching video for literally anything and everything. Today, the motive of this blog is to teach you how to play YouTube video in background while you perform other activities on your mobile. We would like to inform our readers that this is actually possible but will demand little efforts from you. Therefore, without wasting much time, let us get started!

How to play YouTube Video in Background?

Before starting, we inform our readers that this functionality was available on few applications. However, YouTube decided to keep this option for its paying users. Some of the easy ways to run YouTube in background is by desktop version.

1. Use browser for playing YouTube video in background

Yes, you have read it absolutely right. A person can choose to use YouTube from the mobile web browser than using the YouTube application directly.

2. Search for the video in the application

In this method, all you have to do is search for the video you want to watch on YouTube. Then click on the three vertical dots visible near the video. From the options which opens up, you can select “desktop site”.

3. Refresh the site

Once you are done with refreshing the website, you should pres son the start button so the video starts playing. Now, you have to switch between the applications on your mobile or press the silent mode button of your mobile. This will make the video stop.

4. Control center

Now you have to open the control center menu, where you will find an option of video in the setting. From there all you have to do is press the play button.
Congratulations you are now able to play the YouTube video in background.

5. You can carry on with the other activities

Now that you are successful in playing YouTube video in background, you can now use different applications. Otherwise, you can also lock the mobile and the video will be playing in the background.

Final Note

We hope that this information by Techhundred has helped in you understanding and learning how you can play YouTube video in background. If you have any questions and queries regarding the same, you can always leave a comment in the section below. Stay connected for more such updates.