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How to Fix YouTube Videos not Playing/Working/Loading on iPhone (7/6s/SE) Error

Best Solution to Fix YouTube Videos Won't Play/Work/Load on iPhone (7/6s/SE) Error

How do you watch YouTube videos on iPhone, with app, Safari or third-party browsers? Are you experiencing 'YouTube videos won't play on iPhone' no matter which way you try even though the network (Wi-Fi or cellular data) is quite good? Well, this article will help you find out the best solution to fix YouTube not playing/working/loading on iPhone (7/6s/SE) problem.

1. Basic Tips to Fix YouTube Videos Not Playing on iPhone Error

Everyone may get the fix of YouTube videos won't play on iPhone error by asking for help from Apple forum/community or searching on Google. Most answers are similar. If you got YouTube error message 'Playback error tap to retry', the following solutions probably appear in every suggestion.
1. Change the network. Wi-Fi connection is much better than 3G/4G network.
2. Clear cache files and cookies of YouTube app and browser.
3. Restart device. Other apps or low memory may cause YouTube not playing on iPhone.
4. Try to use other browsers or install the latest version of YouTube app.
5. Update your iPhone to the latest system.

2. Better Way for YouTube Videos Not Playing on iPhone Error Fixing

Some guys can handle with the problem following the above ways but more users complain that the issue persists. In order to watch YouTube videos on iPhone without not working/loading error or other interruptions, it is better to download YouTube videos to iPhone driving you to enjoy favorite videos/movies offline in a smoother way. On the other hand, if you worry about storage full issue for saving too much YouTube videos on iPhone, you can back up watched videos from iPhone to computer and then remove them from iPhone.

Best YouTube Video Downloader for iPhone

WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe
• Free download ANY YouTube videos (720P/1080P HD, 4K/8K UHD, 3D, VR, 360 degree etc.) to MP4 for iPhone 7/7Plus/6s etc, while keeping original quality.
• Easy-to-use and FAST download speed.
• 100% clean without malicious software.

Best Video Transfer Software for iPhone

WinX MediaTrans
• Export ANY video from iPhone to computer without data loss and import video in ANY format from computer to iPhone without incompatibility problem thanks to built-in auto-convert engine.
• Easy-to-use. Fast transfer speed. 100% clean.

How to Download YouTube Videos to iPhone for Fixing "Won't Play/Load" Error
WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is not only a HD video converter as its name indicates, but integrates a YouTube downloader into it helping users free download and convert YouTube videos to iPhone with ease. Depending on the source video, it can free download ANY YouTube video in 360P/480P SD, 720P/1080P HD, 4K/8K UHD, 3D, VR, 360 degree while maintaining original quality as well as output video in following formats, MP4 (for iPhone), WebM, FLV and 3GP. Besides YouTube, it can also download videos from Vimeo, Dailymotion, Vevo, ESPN and other video streaming sites (300+ in total) at a super fast speed.

Next, let's learn how to download YouTube videos to iPhone via WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe to play YouTube videos on iPhone (7/6s/SE etc.) without not playing error.

Free Download YouTube Videos to iPhone for YouTube not Playing/Loading Fix

Step 1. Import YouTube Video URL
Launch WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe and click YouTube URL button. Search wanted video on YouTube. Copy and paste the link to address bar of pop-up window.

Step 2. Select Output Version
Click Analyze button and the video info including title, duration and versions varying from resolution, format, size and code will be listed a couple of seconds later. Select one version (MP4 version is recommended because it can be fully accepted by iPhone) and click OK.

Tip: Want to get a format precisely matching with iPhone video specs? Check Auto convert option to add the downloaded YouTube video to convert list and select the fitted iPhone profile as output foramt. Certainly, you can uncheck Auto convert to directly download YouTube video to hard drive and later transfer it to your iPhone.

Step 3. Start Downloading
Click RUN button to start downloading the YouTube video.

After the download process is finished, you can sync it to iPhone with iTunes. Now, open the downloaded YouTube videos on iPhone. Not playing error will never happen.

Tip: Quite a lot videos eat your iPhone storage? Unwilling to delete loved movies, music videos? You can transfer iPhone videos to computer for a backup before deleting them from devices. WinX MediaTrans is the perfect choice which can batch transfer selected videos from iPhone, iPad, iPod to PC/Mac at an extremely fast speed.

What Can WinX MediaTrans Do?
▪ Transfer any downloaded YouTube videos (SD/720P/1080P/4K/8K/3D/VR/360 degree) from computer to iPhone (7/Plus) with ease.
▪ Auto convert incompatible video formats to iPhone accepted format making any video succefully play on iPhone.
▪ Auto rotate synced video from vertical to horizontal giving a full-screen playback effect on iPhone.

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