Turn Captioning On or Off in YouTube for iPhone 6

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Steps

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    To start, unlock the phone by pressing the 'home' button at the bottom of the screen or the 'lock' button on the right-hand side
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    Once the lock screen is up, simply swipe and enter your passcode
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    Alternatively, hold your finger onto the home button, which doubles as a fingerprint scanner, if you have that option enabled. This brings us to the home screen.
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    Find and tap on the 'YouTube' icon
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    The icon has a red frame, a white box inside the frame, and then a red triangle in the center of that. Tapping on the icon will open up the app.
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    This automatically takes us to this 'What to Watch' page with the recommended videos depending on what else you've watched
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    If you're not signed in, it will show you the most popular videos on YouTube.
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    Scroll through and find a video that you're interested in
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    Tap it to start watching it. It will automatically play the video.
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    To pause, just tap on the video and then tap on the pause icon, which is 2 vertical lines
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    There are also options around the edge of the video as well.
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    Tap on the 3 vertical dots in the top right corner
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    This will bring up 3 options.
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    Tap on the middle option which has the 2 'c' characters in a rectangle and says 'OFF' underneath of it
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    This will bring up a window at the bottom.
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    Tap on 'English (auto-generated) or 'Cancel'
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    It is currently set to 'No captions', indicated by the blue check mark on the left-hand side. We're going to tap on 'English'.
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    When the video starts to play, it will have the captions
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    To turn them off, tap on the 3 dots and select 'CC' again
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    Tap on 'No captions'
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    Now there won't be a bar along the bottom of the screen.
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    To go back, drag the video down and swipe it away
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    This will bring us back to the 'What to Watch' page.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to turn on captions on a video in the YouTube application on the iPhone 6
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    If you have any questions or comments, please post them in the section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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