How to unfollow a channel
Web and Desktop
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You can choose to unfollow a channel at any time. When you unfollow, you'll no longer get notifications or see updates in the Channels section of your Updates tab. Unfollow a channel from the channel or channel info page.
Note: Channel admins can’t “unfollow” a channel they manage and won’t see the options below. To unfollow the channel, first dismiss yourself as an admin, then follow the instructions below.
Unfollow from the channel info page
You can update your following preferences from the channel info page two ways. You can click Unfollow or adjust by clicking the icons below.
- "Following" icon means you're following a channel. Click to unfollow.
- "Follow" icon means you're not following a channel. Click to follow.
Unfollow from the channel
- Open the channel you want to unfollow.
- Click > Unfollow.
- Confirm by clicking Unfollow.