Videos not loading on TikTok: how to fix it

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Having trouble with TikTok videos? If this is the case and TikTok videos not loading, in this article we have the solution so that you can see this social network again like you did before, we will teach you what to do so that TikTok videos load without any problem.

TikTok is a social network where using the «swipe up» method we can switch from one video to another, almost infinitely, the app behaves in such a way that it automatically plays every new video we seeThis is a large data expense from your internet speed unless you are connected to a WiFi network, but sometimes TikTok videos won't load.



First of all you should know that you have need the latest version of TikTok installed on your mobile, you can also check it from "My Apps & Games" in Google Play Store, if you have the latest version continue to solve TikTok video loading.

Force stop TikTok and clear cache

The first step we will have to take it will force stop the app, this step must be the first because we need TikTok background running and services to be down. To do this you just have to follow these steps:

  1. Access your phone settings.
  2. Then search for the section «Applications».

  1. Now look for the TikTok app.

  1. Once inside you will have to click on «Force stop».


In this way we will close the app completely and prevent it from running in the background. We will now have to clear the cache that TikTok stores for this in the same screen where you are, follow these steps:



  1. click on "Archiving".

  1. Now click on "Clear cache".

Once you have completed these steps, you will need to log back into TikTok and check if the videos load, in case they do not load you will have to do the following.

Check if you have activated TikTok data saver

THE TikTok app consumes a large part of our mobile data speed. You can see this article if you want to know how much data an app consumes and you will see what TikTok consumes. Then we will have to deactivate TikTok data saving because it may be activated or activated automatically.

To see if we have activated the TikTok data saving we will have to follow a series of steps:

  1. Log in to TikTok.
  2. Click on "I that it's located at the bottom right of the app.

  1. Now click on three points located in the upper right.

  1. Look for the option «Data saver».

  1. In case it is activated, you will have to deactivate it and check if the videos now load.

Uninstall and reinstall TikTok

One of the less used options, but which could be the solution to the TikTok video problem, is delete the mobile app and reinstall it, with this we delete all information from the app and when we install it again.


Remember that if you perform this step you will need to log in again with your TikTok account and we will surely have solved the problem when loading videos and thus enjoy one of the best entertainment apps today.


Reset network settings

Still can't view TikTok videos? Don't worry, there are more solutions, this is a bit more drastic because with it we will eliminate all the devices that we have connected to our mobile, both Bluetooth and WiFi devices and all WiFi passwords will be forgotten, but we will eliminate connection problems.

To reset your network settings you will need to follow these steps:


  1. Access your phone settings.
  2. Find the option "General Management".

  1. click on "Reset".

  1. Now in " Reset Network Settings».

  1. Finally, click "Reset settings" and we will have to wait for our mobile to restart.

We will now have to re-enter TikTok after adding again all the WiFi networks we had and Bluetooth devices, don't forget to activate mobile data.

After all these Possible solutions to TikTok videos not loading problem, we hope we have solved all the problems caused by the app and then you can continue watching all the videos you want as well as uploading your own content.


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