Many apps, including Facebook, Twitter, and Facebook, do not allow you to download videos even if they have their own account. Saving these videos usually requires a third-party app or screen recorder, which is inconvenient and can lead to quality degradation. However, TikTok, the new, popular short-form video sharing platform, makes it easy to download videos ̵
TikTok, formerly called Musical.ly, goes beyond the norms and lets anyone download video, unless a user blocks downloads for his account. You do not even need a TikTok account to store videos on your iPhone or Android phone. Of course, if you're trying to download your own videos, you'll want to sign up, and you've previously blocked users from saving.
To download a video from someone, scroll through your timeline or search for the user you want. To get your own video, just go to your profile video list. Once you've found the video you want, you can do two things:
Method 1: The Easiest Way
First, you can hold down the center of the screen and then choose "Save Video" from the options displayed Video is downloaded to your phone's default photo app, for example, Photos on iOS and Google Photos in Stock Android.
Second, you can click the share icon and then "Save Video" in the second Click on the line or actions shown below As with the method described above, the video will be downloaded to the default photo app for your phone.
If the option "Save video" in If none of the above two methods is displayed, this user has specifically blocked other users from downloading their videos. In this case, you can only download the video using a third-party app.
For Android, you can use " Video Downloader For tik tok" from the Google Play Store. For the iPhone there is the shortcut "Tiktok Downloader" (Shortcuts app required). These two allow you to save videos from users blocking the download. Eventually, they are blocked by the user for a reason.
If you are If you're worried about people downloading your videos, even if they have blocked downloads, the only way to mark them as private is to let only accepted friends access your videos. You can also flag individual videos as private if you do not want to hide your entire account from the public.
This article was created during the special coverage of Gadget Hacks on obtaining a social media expert on your phone. Take a look at the entire social media series.