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In the comment history of YouTube I can see my comments. However, I do not see my replies to other comments in that very list. Why is that?

Furthermore I do not see my replies to other comments in that very YT channel. My comments are visible.

  • Is that related to the history issue?
  • Can the owner of the YT channel disable just replies and allow comments?
  • Or does he has to release the replies?

I have no own YT channel, so I do not know the "other side".

--- Edit 2022-06-17 ----

In this YT video he describes a similar problem. It is a Google+ setting of the original poster. While in his description he sees NO reply button, I see one, but my REPLY is swallowed.

Some similar cases on Quora: https://www.quora.com/Why-isnt-YouTube-showing-my-replies-to-comments


Edit 2022-06-22: Remains a mystery. Same channel, other comment, and I was able to reply. But after I wanted to edit my reply another time, I saw a little info "error occurred" info below and the edits got lost.

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Its relatively straightforward to find you comment history in both the mobile YT app and on PC.

Mobile

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PC

Select the hamburger menu (three parallel line icon) to the left of the YT screen and from there select History.

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Select the History option and you will be presented with a screen listing your YT comments.

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Then select Comments from the menu that appears on the right of your screen.

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  • Thanks! In my case it shows my direct 1st level comments to a video. But it does NOT show the responses I have given to comments of other people with "REPLY". I have replied to a comment and I do not see this at all. First I thought I have made a mistake, but when I save a REPLY to a comment it is not visible. I neither see this reply in my history nor under the comment. So i was wondering if the channel owner has to release those. Other people have responded at 2nd level (REPLY to COMMENT) and it is visbible. Jun 17 at 11:51
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    I'm not aware of that... I just checked my own history and comments screens and it is fully up to date.
    – 24601
    Jun 17 at 12:06
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    Thanks, this is helpful as it appears it has something to do with that channel. Will have an eye on it. In the first reply I have used an URL, so I thought it is because of that (and some fraud protection). But the 2nd reply was without any links. Jun 17 at 14:55
  • if my answer addresses your question, please consider accepting it which may help others with a similar related question. Thanks.
    – 24601
    Jun 17 at 15:07
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    Nevermind, I always close my questions. I only wait some more days to see if anybody has the exact answer, otherwise I will close with the most suitable answer (in this moment yours). Thanks for your input. Jun 17 at 15:12

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