How do you restart Netflix?

Answered by Douglas Hiatt

To restart your Netflix account, follow these steps:

1. Sign in to Netflix: Visit the Netflix website ( and enter your email address and password to sign in to your account.

2. Select a profile: If you have multiple profiles on your account, choose the profile from which you want to restart the membership. Note that you cannot restart the membership from a Kids profile.

3. Restart Your Membership: Once you’ve selected the desired profile, you will see a list of options. Look for the “Restart Your Membership” option and click on it.

4. Review the plan details: Netflix will then take you to a page where you can review the plan details. This includes information about the streaming plan, the price, and any features or benefits. Make sure to read through the details to ensure you are selecting the plan that suits your needs.

5. Confirm payment: After reviewing the plan details, you will be asked to confirm your payment method. Netflix accepts various payment options, including credit/debit cards and PayPal. Enter the required information and click on the “Restart Membership” button to proceed.

6. Enjoy Netflix again: Once your payment is confirmed, your Netflix account will be restarted, and you can start enjoying your favorite shows and movies again.

It’s important to note that if you need to reset your password during this process, you will be redirected to your Account page. From there, you will need to select “Add streaming plan” and follow the steps to restart your membership.

Additionally, if you canceled your Netflix account within the last 10 months, you might still be able to see your viewing history, recommendations, and account details by signing in within the 10-month period. However, your profile settings, ratings, and reviews may no longer be available.

Restarting your Netflix membership is a simple process that allows you to regain access to the vast library of movies and TV shows. Whether you’re picking up where you left off or starting fresh, Netflix offers a convenient way to stream entertainment anytime, anywhere.

Note: The steps provided here are accurate at the time of writing, but Netflix may update their user interface or process in the future.