YouTube comment failed to post is an error occurs due to several technical reasons. In this article, I will tell you some things that may be the reason for not being able to comment on YouTube.
First of all, you need to know why this happens? Sometimes this issue is found only on some particular YouTube channels. You couldn’t comment on that particular video. The comment shows you the failed message on your screen. Don’t worry about that. Sometimes it shows you are blocked from a particular channel or sometimes your comments cannot be seen by anyone, it get hidden immediately
This problem won’t get fixed by itself, you have to do something to fix the problem. let get started –
Why YouTube comment failed to post?
As we all know every digital platform work via an algorithm. YouTube is one of the most popular social media platforms. Therefore the creator and engineers have created its algorithm stronger than others.
Billions of people come to YouTube to watch videos. There are also many defective people or spammers too. The purpose of those people is to spam. They frequently comment on videos without watching the video. Nowadays comment bots are also seen on YouTube, which makes wrong comments not only on uploaded videos but also on live videos. There are some people on YouTube who comment on their own videos in order to show more comments on their videos. So YouTube takes action to stop such black acts, due to which sometimes we are not able to comment. The comment failed to post also when someone report your comment as wrong.
Therefore you are not able to comment on some particular videos. To fix that you need to comment after watching some part of the video. Read this article carefully because I am telling you the step by step tutorial to solve trouble to post comment on YouTube.
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Steps to fix trouble to comment on YouTube issue
1. Try after playing half video
As I have told you, If you are facing this problem at the beginning of the video, you need try again after watching half or more part of video. This is the first solution for this problem. If you are still facing this issue –
2. Try using desktop YouTube site
Many people have found sometime there is some glitch in YouTube app. Therefore you can comment by using desktop site on your PC or mobile.
How to access desktop YouTube site in mobile?
Step 1 – Click on the “Share” button of the video
Step 2 – Tap on the “Copy link” button
Step 3 – Go to chrome browser in your mobile
Step 4 – At the top right corner you will see red upload button or three dot button. Click on that and Enable desktop mode by ticking on the empty box as shown in image
Step 5 – Search the copied link directly
Step 6 – At the bottom of the YouTube comment there
3. Check for update of YouTube app
As I have already told, sometime you found many issue in YouTube app. For that you can comment by using desktop version of YouTube. If you still facing trouble to comment. Go to playstore and check update for YouTube app. If it ask for update, go ahead and update your app.
YouTube designer put updates day by day. Therefore they leave to do work carefully on old version. So many glitches you can see in old version app.
4. Clear cookies and data of YouTube app
Sometime you have to face trouble to comment and the reason is cookies of YouTube app. For that you must need to clear cookies and data. For that you need to do
Step 1 – Long press on YouTube app
Step 2 – After that tap on App Info or i button
Step 3 – Go to storage & cache option
Step 4 – Tap on “Clear Data” button
Step 5 – Restart your mobile
By doing this you will definitely get solved your problem. Congratulations!
5. Report YouTube comment failed to post issue
If you do this all methods and still facing this problem, It is happing and the reason is YouTube. YouTube will have abort the comment action on that video. Therefore you are not able to comment on that particular video. Now there is also solution for it.
Either you can get help from YouTube or you can send them feedback by following steps.
Step 1 – Tap on your profile button in YouTube app
Step 2 – Click on the “Help & Feedback” button
Step 3 – Now click on “Ask the Help community” button
Step 4 – Type your question as shown in image
Step 5 – Select “can’t comment on any YouTube video”
Step 6 – Choose category which include comment word
Step 7 – Choose your YouTube type means where are you facing trouble to comment. Android or mac or desktop on of them
Step 8 – Select as viewer and push Continue button
Step 9 – Add short description of your problem and add link of video with problem
Step 10 – Right to captcha and Post
Wait for YouTube reply. They will definitely fix this problem and reply you with problem solved message.