TikTok is a popular platform for sharing short videos. It has become a part of the social media culture. Users may come across unwanted interactions or content on any online platform. TikTok has a built-in feature that allows users to have a positive app experience. This guide shows you how to manage or view your blocked list if you have previously blocked someone.
You can now access your TikTok profile
You must first access your TikTok account to view your blocked list. To reach your profile, follow these easy steps:
Step 1: Open TikTok App
Open the TikTok application on your tablet or smartphone. Make sure you have the latest version installed, as older versions may not contain the most up-to-date features or bug fixes.
Step 2: Log in to your account
Enter your login credentials, such as email, username, or phone number. You can also sign in using your Facebook, Google Apple, Twitter or Instagram account.
Step 3: Navigate your profile
Tap the “Me”, located in the lower-right corner, to log in. You will be taken to your profile, where you can see your videos, your followers and other account information.
Viewing your Blocked List
You can now view your blocked list. Here’s how:
Step 1: Access your privacy settings
Tap the gear icon in the upper-right corner of your profile. The “Settings” and “Privacy” menu will be opened. Scroll down to “Privacy”, and then tap it.
Step 2: Locate the Blocked accounts section
Scroll down to the “Blocked Accounts” section in the Privacy settings. You will see the number of blocked users next to each one.
Step 3: View your Blocked List
Click “Blocked Accounts” to view a list of users that you’ve blocked. This list shows the usernames, profiles pictures, and short descriptions of blocked users.
Manage Your Blocked list
You may want to change your blocked list now that you’ve viewed it. How to unblock users or report them:
Step 1: Unblocking a User
Tap the “Blocked” icon next to the user’s name. You will be asked to confirm your decision by a confirmation message. To confirm your decision, tap “Unblock”.
Step 2: Report an User
Tap the three-dot symbol next to the user’s name on the blocked list. You will be presented with a list of reporting options. Select the reason to report the user, and then follow the instructions on screen.
FAQs and Tips
You may have additional questions and concerns as you manage your TikTok blocked list. You can find some tips and FAQs to guide you.
What Happens If I Block A User?
You can block users on TikTok so they cannot view your videos or interact with any of your content. This includes liking, commenting and sharing your videos. They will also not be able message you via the app. Users who are blocked will not know that you’ve blocked them.
Can blocked users still see my content?
Users who are blocked will not be allowed to view or access your profile. If your profile is public and you share videos with other users, the user blocked may still be able to see your videos in their feeds or on other platforms.
Can I block someone who has blocked me?
You can indeed block someone on TikTok who has blocked your account. You will need to navigate to the profile of that person by searching for their username within the app. Tap the three-dot menu in the upper-right corner.
How can I prevent unwanted interactions on TikTok?
There are other ways than blocking users to enjoy a safe experience on TikTok.
- Customize your privacy settings to limit who can see your content, send messages, or comment on your videos.
- TikTok lets you filter comments that contain specific keywords. You can avoid unwanted or offensive comments when you upload your videos.
- Report inappropriate content. If you find content that violates TikTok Community Guidelines, please report it. This will help to keep the platform fun and safe for all.
- Your profile can be set to private to limit your content to your followers. You will have to accept or reject requests from users to follow you.
You can now better manage your TikTok experience by knowing how to view and manage your block list. Use the blocking feature with caution and report any content or users that violate TikTok guidelines. You’ll be helping to create a TikTok community that is safer and more enjoyable for all.