Can I safely be simultaneously signed in to two different Google accounts on two different browsers?

Hello,
Because of a new work project, I now need to sign in with Google to the email associated with my client. So, during working hours, I must be signed in that way with Chrome.

However, I listen to YouTube Classical music videos all day when I work, and my YouTube account's associated with my personal Gmail account. If I log in to YouTube (with IE) with that personal account, will it interfere with my work Gmail doings in Chrome?

Thanks,
Steve
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Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAsked:
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Yes you should be able to do this because the accounts are different
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Craig KehlerDirector of Customer RelationsCommented:
That should be fine, I often login to two different gmail accounts in the same Chrome browser. It only gets tricky when you start using other GSuite features, you have to keep track of which account you are using at the time. Using different images for the profile helps.
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Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
@Craig -
>> I often login to two different gmail accounts in the same Chrome browser.
I assume you mean two different tabs? How does Chrome keep track of the two accts?

In my case, my usage is completely different. My work account is for Zendesk and some shared docs. Not email, which I get directly from my client. My home account is for fun things like Gmail, YouTube. :)

Thanks.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You probably can do this. Again because the accounts are different.

Unless you have an issue, use two different browsers.
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Craig KehlerDirector of Customer RelationsCommented:
Yes I use different tabs. It appears it defaults to the first one you authenticate when you start the browser, but you can always click your avatar and select a different account (if you've added multiple accounts to the same browser). The interface in Youtube is slightly different and you have to select Switch Accounts first.
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Scott Fell, EE MVEDeveloper & EE ModeratorCommented:
Stephen, I do this myself as I work with multiple accounts like you and often times find myself using Chrome, Firefox and edge all with different usernames for different gSuite domains and accounts.  I prefer to use different browsers rather than the same one and log in and log out or Google lets you switch users.  I get confused easily so different browsers are the answer for me.
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Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Thanks, everyone. I'm crediting Scott with the BEST SOLUTION b/c it addresses the issue of different browsers in greatest detail.

Please note that I have not tested the single-browser solutions.

Thanks.
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Stephen KairysTechnical Writer - ConsultantAuthor Commented:
Thanks!
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