Netflix is one of the most popular streaming services for watching movies and TV shows on multiple devices. There are a few reasons why you might want to sign out of Netflix from time to time.
Reasons to Sign out of Netflix on Single or All Devices
One reason is to protect your account security. If Netflix senses misuse of its program, it may sign you out of all other devices for security reasons (believing that your password may have been compromised). If you have provided your password to multiple people in different locations, you may face account termination too.
If you are sharing your device and want to ensure that your viewing history is not mixed with another user's, it's essential to know how to log out of Netflix. This tutorial will show you how to sign out of Netflix on various devices, such as smartphones and web browsers. This guide will walk you through the process so you can log out of your Netflix account easily and quickly.
Another reason is to manage your device usage and preferences. Netflix keeps track of all the signed-in devices, last watched date and time, city, and IP address.
Once you have signed in to Netflix on a device, it will remember your login information and automatically sign you in the next time. But if you want to switch to a different account by signing out, if you changed your email, or are no longer friends with someone, you can do so easily.
What Happens When Signing Out of Netflix
When you sign out of your Netflix account on a device, you will no longer have access to the personalized recommendations and viewing history associated with that account. If you want to continue watching on that device, you'll need to sign in again with your account.
How to Log Out of Netflix on a Web Browser
- Click on the “Netflix Profile” icon to open the menu and select “Sign out of Netflix” to sign out of your Netflix account
How to Sign Out of Netflix using the PC App
Here is how to sign out of the Netflix app on your PC.
- Click on the “Three dots” at the top right to open the menu and select “Sign out” to sign out of your Netflix account
How to Sign Out of Netflix on an iPhone or Android
Here is how to sign out of a Netflix account on a smartphone.
- Tap your Netflix profile icon on the top right
- Tap “Sign out” at the bottom
- Tap “Sign out” on the pop-up message to confirm signing out of your Netflix account
How to Sign Out of Netflix on All Devices at once
Using your web browser, you can sign out of your Netflix account on all devices at once.