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How To Hide Videos On TikTok

✎ Key Points:

» To hide videos on TikTok App, and keep videos on TikTok private, you must switch the video’s privacy setting from “Everyone” to “Private”.
» If you change the privacy setting to “Private”, it will no longer appear in your feed. You can only access it by tapping the “lock” icon on your profile.
» Select the “Private” option to hide your TikTok video from your profile. If you go back to your profile, the video will be removed.

How To Hide Videos On TikTok:

Now you might choose not to share some of your videos with all your followers (Publicly) so you can hide those posted videos from the people you do not want to see.

1. Changing TikTok Privacy

To hide posted videos on TikTok, you can either make your profile private so you know who is following you and who are the ones who can exactly see your videos, or you can block those people you specifically want to avoid.

Step 1: Open TikTok app and tap ‘Me’

Open your device and open the TikTok app.

TikTok-profile

Now for the next step, go to the bottom of the page, and you will notice there are five options. These five options are “Home,” “Discover,” “Create,” “Inbox” and “Me,” among these options, choose the “Me” option. 

Step 2: Tap on any video and open it

Now once you open your profile opens up below your profile picture you find the number of followers you have and the number of likes you have gained.

Select a video on tiktok

Step 3: Tap on the three-dots icon

Now once you open the video on the right side and see a series of options like follow like comment, and below that, you see an icon with three dots.

Now tap on that icon.

tab on three dot
Click on privacy

Step 4: Set Private: To hide from all

Now you get to choose how you put your video. Amongst the options, the “Private” option keeps you as the only person viewing your videos.

After you select the “Private” option to hide your TikTok video from your profile the videos remain only for you and not for the public or other people.

Click on private

Step 5: Set Friends

Now if you choose friends then only your followers can see and watch your video if you select the “Friends” option. The people outside then won’t be able to view your videos.

Click on Friens Only

2. Adjusting Individual Video Settings

You should use the TikTok individual video settings to hide specific videos.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Just try the steps below:

Step 1: First of all, open the TikTok app on your device.

Step 2: Then, navigate to the video you want to hide from your profile.

Step 3: Next, tap on the three dots (…) icon on the video and select “Privacy Settings.”

Step 4: Now, you can choose to make the video private or limit its visibility to your followers only.

3. Deleting or Archiving Videos

Just use this method to delete or archive videos to hide them on TikTok.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Just go with the following steps below:

Step 1: First of all, open the TikTok app on your device.

Step 2: Then, simply go to your profile and find the video you want to hide.

Step 3: Next, tap on the three dots (…) icon on the video and select “Delete” or “Archive.”

Step 4: Now, either delete the video permanently or move it to your archive, making it inaccessible to others.

How To Hide All Videos On TikTok:

You can try the following methods below:

1. Archiving All Videos

You can use the archiving feature on TikTok to hide all your videos from your profile.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

You can now try the following steps below:

Step 1: First of all, open the TikTok app on your device.

Step 2: Then, go to your profile by tapping on the “Me” icon.

Step 3: After that, find the video you want to hide and tap on the three dots (…) on each video.

Step 4: Finally, select the “Archive” option for each video to move them to your archive, making them inaccessible to others while still keeping them saved.

2. Deleting All Videos

If you want to completely hide all your videos on TikTok, you can choose to delete them.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Here’s how:

Step 1: First of all, open the TikTok app on your device.

Step 2: Then, go to your profile by tapping on the “Me” icon.

Step 3: Next, find each video you want to hide and tap on the three dots (…) on each video.

Step 4: Select the “Delete” option for each video to remove them from your profile and make them no longer visible to others.

How To Hide Videos From Specific User On TikTok:

If you have just started with TikTok, it might be that you do not want to show some of your videos to everyone. Instead of just deleting them you can just decide for yourself if you want to prevent others from seeing what you post.

Your TikTok videos can be hidden from someone by blocking that person. To do that follow the steps below

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: To block other users on TikTok, Open TikTok on your device and log in to your account as usual with all your information as required. Now go to your profile page by clicking “Me” on the bottom right-hand corner of the page. 

TikTok-profile

Step 2: Now in your profile and search for the user from your followers’ list or search for them by typing out their username if you remember it.

Click on follower list
their username

Step 3: Once you find their profile open it by tapping on it. Now click the three dots icon next to their profile photo.

click the three dots icon

Step 4: Now you see options and to block the user, tap on “Block”.

options and to block

Now once you have successfully done this, they can’t see your profile or videos, or content on their “For You” page after you’ve blocked them. If in case you think it has not worked try refreshing the app and repeat this process.

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