On the About page of some YouTube channels there's a "Send message" button for contacting them through private message. As an example, here's the about page from my channel.

My channel's 'about' page

Where are these messages sent to? How can I check if I've received a message?

I know that YouTube used to have a private messaging system, but that was years ago. I haven't been able to find a message inbox in the current version of YouTube.

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https://www.youtube.com/messages is the page you are looking for. You can reach it via the avatar menu > creator studio > community > messages from anywhere at YouTube.

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