How to Remove Ads and Related Videos from YouTube Videos

How to Remove Ads and Related Videos from YouTube Videos


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There’s lots of great stuff on YouTube, but those Ads at the beginning and “Related Videos” at the end can be distracting and sometimes inappropriate.  Here are several ideas on how to fix this challenge: is a new service that makes it possible to view YouTube videos without displaying the related videos and associated comments. To use simply copy the url of a YouTube video and paste it into

Here’s what looks like:

ViewPure  Watch YouTube videos without comments, suggestions, or the ‘other’ things. ViewPure also has a button you can load into your bookmark toolbar which allows you to click the button when on the YouTube page and play the video free of ads and referral videos.

YouTube XL is another service by YouTube itself for watching videos in a large screen without ads and comments. You can search videos using this service though it shows you the spotlight videos in the first screen but you can filter your videos using the settings. You can also create a list of videos to watch them in order.

CleanVideoSearch helps you to search YouTube videos without viewing the comments, ads and the sidebar.