How To Delete TikTok Video Posts

Your Quick Answer:

To get someone else’s video deleted on TikTok, you have to go to the contact form link: https://www.tiktok.com/legal/report/feedback.

Then type in your email and username as well as the reason why you’re reporting a problem. Then explain your problem further and add attachments.

Confirm the declarations and click on “Submit” to report the problem. After the video is looked into and found offensive, it will be deleted. 

To delete your TikTok video, you have to open the TikTok app and go to the “Me” icon. Here you will find your past videos. Search for the one you want to delete and click on it. Then click on the Three Dots icon and “Delete”. Then confirm your deletion by clicking on “Delete” again.

To delete your account, go to TikTok and to the “Me” icon. Click on the Three Dots icon and then on “Manage account”. Click on “Delete Account” at the bottom and type in the verification code you received on your mobile number. Click “Continue” and confirm cancellation. 

How To Get Someone Else’s Video Deleted on TikTok:

The TikTok algorithm is efficient in and of itself; however, it may not be able to recognize some things sometimes as offensive. If this is the case and you’ve come by videos that are not in adherence to the TikTok community guidelines and terms and conditions, you can easily have them deleted with the help of the contact form.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: You have to go to the contact form by using your browser and searching for it. Alternatively, you can click on this link: https://www.tiktok.com/legal/report/feedback. This action will open the “Share your feedback” form.

Step 2: Firstly, you must provide your personal information, such as your email address and username associated with your TikTok account. This information will only be used to contact you to resolve the problem you are facing.

Enter your email address

Step 3: The following section will be called “Topic” and it will have a drop-down box below it. Click on it and select the reason related to your problem, which in this case is “Report inappropriate content”.

Select topic

Step 4: In the next section, you can elaborate on your problem by explaining the kind of video you found and its violent implications.

explaining something

Step 5: Under “Attachments,” you will find an option to “Upload” screenshots and such to explain your problem further; however, this is optional.

Click on Upload

Step 6: You have to agree to the declarations at the bottom by clicking on the box until a tick appears there. In the end, click on the “Submit” option. The video you found will be deleted after TikTok looks into it and finds it against its guidelines.

Click on Submit

How To Delete Your TikTok Video Post:

Try the methods below:

1. Deleting a Particular Video:

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: The first thing you have to do to delete a video is to go to your TikTok app from the home screen of your mobile device.

Step 2: Once the TikTok app opens, you will be on the home page of TikTok, where you can see videos of the people you follow. From the menu bar at the bottom, click on the “Me” icon. 

Click on me icon

Step 3: After clicking on this icon, a new page appears with all the information related to your account such as Followers and Following lists, as well as a collection of all the videos you have uploaded to TikTok. You have to search for the video you want to delete and click on it. 

Click on video

Step 4: The video will open in front of you. You will notice a set of options to the right. One of the options present here will be the Three Dots icon; click on this. 

Tap on three dot

Step 5: As soon as you click on the icon, a set of options will appear and among these options one will be called “Delete”, you have to click on this option. 

Tap on delete icon

Step 6: A confirmation page will appear asking you to verify your post deletion, and you have to click on “Confirm”, after which your video will be deleted permanently.

Click on confirm

2. Delete Your Account for Deleting All videos:

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: To delete your account on TikTok, you have to open the app from the home screen of your mobile device. 

Step 2: Once the app has opened, you have to go to the rightmost icon in the menu bar, which is the “Me” icon. 

Click on me icon

Step 3: Under the “Me” tab, you will see account-related information. You will also see an option at the top right corner of the screen called the Three Dots icon. You have to click on this to continue.

Click on three dot

Step 4: In the options that will appear under the Three Dots icon, you have to click on the one that says “Manage account”. 

Click on Manage account

Step 5: In the “Manage account” tab, you will see there is an option at the bottom of the screen that says “Delete Account”. You have to click on this option if you want your account to be deleted.

Click on Delete Account

Step 6: The Delete Account tab will open as a result, with a textbox and a “Continue” option. Almost instantly, you will have been sent a verification code which you have to type in the text box. Click on “Continue” after you are done and confirm the deletion; your account will be deleted.

Click on continue
Click on Delete

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Why Can’t I Delete my TikTok Account?

You might find yourself facing the problem of not being able to delete your TikTok account. This is because you have to verify your phone number first. You will have provided a phone number when you first made your account.

This is the phone number that you require when you delete your account. You will have to verify it for the algorithm to know that it’s really you who’s trying to delete the account. If you keep that phone number available during account deletion, you will be able to delete your account easily and successfully.

2. If I delete my TikTok account, will it delete all my videos?

Yes. If you delete your TikTok account for a permanent period, your account and everything related to it will be gone for good. This includes your comments, videos, likes, and appearance in someone else’s Followers and Following lists. If this is not a requirement, you can temporarily delete your account.  

3. How to Contact TikTok support? 

If you are facing a problem and wish to contact TikTok support, you can easily do so directly with the help of the TikTok app. This is because there’s an option built in the app which lets you report your problem and select an issue from the provided options, providing additional information and submitting it.

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