How To Set Up Parental Controls for TikTok on Android

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Written By Larious

Larious is the Executive Editor of LowkeyTech. He is a tech enthusiast and a content writer. 





Last Updated on February 16, 2020 by Larious

The previous year, we have seen TikTok taking parts into lots of controversies. In fact, the video-sharing app was banned in many parts of the world including India. Disturbing and Obscene content was the main reason for the ban.

Although TikTok is a great platform for youngsters to showcase their creative talent, it’s not meant for every age group. Some of the content might be disturbing for kids. There are lots of disturbing videos on the platform which can make your young ones emotionally distressed.

To deal with such issues, TikTok introduced the Parental Control feature. The parental control feature to restrict offensive content is known as ‘Restricted Mode’ and it blocks the offensive or obscene content.

How To Set Up Parental Controls for TikTok on Android

So, in this article, we are going to share a method to Set Up Parental Controls on TikTok for Android 2020. So, let’s check out how to set parental controls on the TikTok app for Android.

Step 1. First of all, open TikTok Android app and tap on the ‘Profile Button’

Tap on the 'Profile' Button
Tap on the ‘Profile’ Button

Step 2. On the next page, tap on the ‘Three horizontal dots’ or Settings icon to open the Settings page.

Open the Settings page
Open the Settings page

Step 3. Now you need to tap on the ‘Digital Wellbeing’ option.

Tap on the 'Digital Wellbeing'
Tap on the ‘Digital Wellbeing’

Step 4. You will now see two options – Screen Time Management and Restricted Mode

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Step 5. The screen time management option allows users to set up the screen time limit for the TikTok app.

Set up the screen time limit
Set up the screen time limit

Step 6. To block the offensive content, you need to enable the ‘Restricted Mode’ and enter the passcode.

Enable the 'Restricted Mode'
Enable the ‘Restricted Mode’

That’s it! You are done. This is how you can set up Parental Controls for TikTok on Android.

So, this article is all about how to set up Parental controls for TikTok on Android. I hope this article helped you! Share it with your friends also. If you have any doubts related to this, let us know in the comment box below.


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1 thought on “How To Set Up Parental Controls for TikTok on Android”

  1. Wow. Loved the way you explained it with pictorial illustrations. Have been looking for a way around this since my little cousins have made it a habit to be on Tik Tok all day

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