Let’s say you are researching on some topic, and you stumbled upon a great YouTube video, but it is Age-restricted.

Now you want to watch this video but don’t want to sign on YouTube, so what would you do?

Well, we are here to answer that question for you.

There can be many reasons why the video is age-restricted but nevertheless it is quite easy to watch that video. Even without signing in.

There are many methods to do so and some of the methods are as follows:

Method 1: using NSFW

Step 1: First open the link of the video you wish to watch

Step 2: Click on the video’s link to edit it

Step 3: Now click just after WWW. It will place the cursor right after the “ . ”

Step 4: For example original link: “”

Will become


Step 5: Now hit enter to load your video.

Method 2: Using Listen On Repeat

Step 1: First, obviously navigate to the video you want to watch.

Step 2: Click on the video link to edit it.

Step 3: Now type repeat just after youtube in the address.

For, example if original link:


Then after editing: “”

Step4: Now finally hit Enter and the video will load

Method 3: Using a Proxy Site

Step 1:Navigate to “” by entering this link in the browser’s address bar and hitting Enter.

Step 2: Now type in the search bar. Located in the center of the screen.

Step 3: Uncheck “Remove Client-Side Scripts”

Step 4: Now, finally click on “Surf”.

Step 5: Now, you will be redirected to a new site type in the name of the video you wish to watch in the search bar. And hit enter or click on magnifying glass in right of the bar.

Step 6: Now find the video you wished to watch. Just click on it to load it and watch it.

Method 4: Editing the URL

Step 1: First, navigate to the video you wished to watch.

Step 2: Now, click on the video URL in the address bar to edit it.

Step 3: Now select “watch?v=” and hit the ‘BackSpace” or “delete” key.

Step 4: Now, the selected part should be removed, so now type “/embed/”. Now this will convert the link to an embeddable form, which is not restricted.

For example, original video link:



Now, after editing:



Step 5: Now finally hit Enter to load the video and watch it.


We hope that you were able to complete your ‘Research’ on YouTube. If any of the above methods did not work, then we suggest you download the video using some online YouTube Video downloading tool.

There are many such tools we recommend you to try “” or “”.