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How to Unblock YouTube With a VPN

YouTube is one of the most viewed websites in the world. Millions of videos are viewed every day – but what if you're in a country where YouTube is blocked? It’s easy. You unblock YouTube with a VPN.

You'll need a VPN to proxy your location and unblock YouTube.

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Step 1:

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Step 2:

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Connect to a country where YouTube is not blocked.

Step 3:

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Enjoy your favorite videos on YouTube - wherever you are!

A VPN lets you access YouTube at work, at school, and anywhere in the world.

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How does a VPN proxy help me watch YouTube?

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) lets you hide your physical location by replacing your IP address with one provided by the VPN client. So if you're in a country that blocks YouTube content, you can simply use a YouTube proxy to access the internet through a VPN server and watch videos straight away.

You can use YouTube around the world!

VPNs are cheap, fast, and effective ways of changing your IP address – the information that tells websites where you are accessing the Internet from. By proxying your location to a new region, YouTube will assume you are surfing the net from that location and allow you to access its content.



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How does a VPN unblock YouTube?

ExpressVPN is a VPN Service that changes your IP address to an IP of your choice by routing it through any one of 136 secure VPN server locations that you choose when you connect.


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For instance, if you choose a VPN server location in the United States, you can sign in and watch YouTube as If you were in the United States, no matter where you actually are in the world.



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A VPN unlocks Vevo on YouTube

Have you ever tried to watch a Vevo music video by your favorite artist, only to see that the content is "not available in your country" and blocked on YouTube?

With a VPN, you can defeat geo-restrictions that stop you from enjoying the videos you want. Simply connect to a VPN location that is not blocked, and you'll be enjoying the best songs and videos on Vevo in no time!

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Discover new YouTube artists, channels, and videos!

Did you know YouTube uses your IP address to recommend videos and artists to you? With a VPN, you can change your IP and discover the best of YouTube worldwide. Follow a local YouTube celebrity, stream a regional eSports final, or see what's trending somewhere else in the world. It's all possible with a VPN.


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FAQ: Watch YouTube with a VPN

Why can't I access YouTube?

There are three reasons why you might not be able to access YouTube:

  • You are connecting from a country that blocks YouTube and other video-sharing sites
  • You are connecting from a network that blocks YouTube for security reasons
  • You are working or studying at an institution that doesn’t allow access to YouTube

Is it OK to use a VPN?

Using a VPN is perfectly legitimate – millions of people around the world access the internet via a VPN every day. VPN networks are used by businesses to keep sensitive business data secure, and consumers use VPNs all the time to access censored sites like YouTube.

I'm traveling. Will a VPN proxy help me unblock YouTube abroad?

Yes. A VPN can unblock YouTube from anywhere in the world!

If you sign up for a VPN before you go away, you'll be able to access any website at any time from wherever you are.

How else does a VPN help me use YouTube?

Besides helping you access YouTube from anywhere in the world, a VPN allows you to watch videos privately and securely.

Many local Wi-Fi networks leave your data exposed to third parties, allowing others to see what you share online. However, a VPN encrypts your device traffic and keeps it away from snoops and hackers.

What other sites can I access with a VPN?

Once you’ve got VPN access, it’s not just YouTube that is available to you around the world. You can also access other censored sites like Google, Gmail, YouTube, Netflix. Hulu and Twitter.

Watch YouTube securely and privately with a VPN

With a VPN proxy for YouTube, you can unlock the web and stream content from anywhere in the world. By changing your IP address, a VPN helps you watch videos that are restricted to certain geographies. And with ExpressVPN's unlimited server switches, you can put all of YouTube's content at your fingertips.


Keep files private

Most importantly, ExpressVPN never logs your activity.

Your privacy is important, so use ExpressVPN to not only watch YouTube videos from anywhere but also to anonymize your YouTube viewing history.



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*ExpressVPN is a VPN service not intended to be used as a means of copyright circumvention. Please read the ExpressVPN Terms of Service and YouTube Terms of Use for more details.

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