TikTok has been in the limelight for a lot of wrong reasons this year. The unrestricted and unregulated content on the video-sharing platform may cause harm to many users. However, TikTok offers users the option to report any sexual, violent, or otherwise inappropriate content. 

Here’s how you can do it:

Reporting Objectionable Videos

  1. Tap on the Share button in the right corner. 
  1. Select Report from the menu that appears on your screen. 
  1. You will be asked to state your reason to report, select the most appropriate one and tap on the submit button. 
  1. As stated on the final submit page, if it appears that someone is in physical danger call the local police (law enforcement). 
  1. If you’re simply not interested in the content, tap and hold on to the video and select not interested from the menu that appears. 

Reporting a TikTok Account

  1. If you want to report an account, tap on the account icon. 
  1. Now, tap on the three-dot icon and select Report. 
  2. You’ll be asked to state your reason to report, select the most appropriate one and click on the submit button.

Reporting a Comment

  1. To report a comment on Tik Tok tap and hold on it. 
  2. A menu will appear on your screen, tap on the Report button. 
  1. State your reason for reporting this comment and then click on the submit button (you can add any additional comments or screenshots before submitting),