Solved: Youtube Options Not Hiding Auomatically in Android

Recently Android smartphone users are facing this difficulty in Youtube app.

While playing videos in Youtube app in Android , the controls should hide automatically within two or three seconds if the screen remains untouched.

But for some users, the controls like play button, pause button, three dots, close symbol etc remains over the screen and does not disappear automatically.

Youtube Controls Not Hiding Settings in Android


To solve this issue and to hide the controls automatically, follow these steps.
  1. In your Youtube App, Go to Settings →Accessibility
  2. Now, Disable the Accessibility player
Now, you can go back to Youtube homescreen and notice that the Youtube options over the video will hide automatically with 1 second.