Can the YouTube app play in the background?
Using the YouTube app, iPhone or iPad users can keep listening to music while they get on with something else. To force YouTube audio to keep playing in the background, open up the relevant video and start it playing. Then press the home button so that the app closes, at which point the audio will stop.
Why won’t YouTube play in the background?
You can delete the cache and date only from your YouTube app on your smartphone. To do this, just go to Settings on your Android phone and then go to Applications. Then search for YouTube and tap Clear Cache and Clear Date. However, doing these things can fix Youtube Premium don’ t play in the background issue.
How do I make YouTube play in the background on Android?
How to play YouTube videos in the background on Android
- Open youtube.com on Google Chrome.
- After the page is loaded, tap on the vertical three-dots icon on the top-right and select Desktop site.
- Now search for any video and open it.
- On the next page, your video will automatically start playing.
How can I play YouTube while using other apps?
To start PiP playback while a video is playing in the YouTube app, tap the Android home button. The video will shrink into a PiP window. The PiP window can be dragged to different parts of the screen, allowing playback to continue on top of other apps. To resume playback in the YouTube app, double-tap the PiP.