How To Block TikTok App On Android

How To Block TikTok App On Android

How you can block the TikTok app on your Android phone. Whether you’re a parent trying to keep your kids safe or just want to take a break from TikTok, I’ve got some easy tips for you. So let’s get started!

Blocking TikTok on Samsung Phones

If you have a Samsung phone, you can block TikTok using the built-in Digital Wellbeing feature. Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Go to your phone’s Settings.
  2. Scroll down and tap on “Digital Wellbeing and parental controls.”
  3. Tap on “Parental controls” and set up a new account if you haven’t already.
  4. Once you’re in, tap on “Apps” and find TikTok in the list.
  5. Tap on TikTok and choose “Block” to stop it from being used.

Blocking TikTok Without an App

Don’t want to use an app to block TikTok? No problem! You can use your router’s settings to block TikTok on your home Wi-Fi. Here’s a general idea of what you need to do:

  1. Find out your router’s IP address and log in to its settings page.
  2. Look for a section called “URL Filtering” or “Website Blocking.”
  3. Add “” to the list of blocked websites.
  4. Save your changes, and TikTok should be blocked on all devices connected to your Wi-Fi.

Stopping TikTok from Being Downloaded

If you want to prevent TikTok from being downloaded on an Android device, you can use Google Play’s parental controls. Here’s how:

  1. Open the Google Play Store app.
  2. Tap on your profile picture and go to “Settings.”
  3. Tap on “Family” and then “Parental controls.”
  4. Turn on Parental controls and create a PIN.
  5. Set the app restrictions based on age to block TikTok from being downloaded.

Blocking TikTok Videos and Ads

Want to block TikTok videos and ads from popping up on your phone? You can use an ad blocker app from the Google Play Store. Just make sure to choose a reliable one and follow the app’s instructions to block ads on your device.

Blocking a TikTok Account

If there’s a specific TikTok account you want to block, you can do that directly within the TikTok app. Here’s how:

  1. Go to the profile of the account you want to block.
  2. Tap on the three dots in the top right corner.
  3. Choose “Block” and confirm your decision.

Blocking TikTok on Android Tablets

Blocking TikTok on an Android tablet is similar to blocking it on a phone. You can use the same methods mentioned above, like Digital Wellbeing for Samsung tablets or parental controls in the Google Play Store.

Blocking TikTok on iPhones

If you have an iPhone and want to block TikTok, you can use the Screen Time feature. Here’s a quick guide:

  1. Go to Settings and tap on “Screen Time.”
  2. Tap on “Content & Privacy Restrictions” and enter your Screen Time passcode.
  3. Tap on “Allowed Apps” and toggle off TikTok to block it.

Blocking the TikTok app on Android can be done in several ways, whether you’re using a Samsung phone, trying to prevent downloads, or blocking specific content. Just follow these simple steps, and you’ll be able to control TikTok usage on your device. Remember to visit for more tips and tricks on managing apps and staying updated with the latest mobile prices and specs in Pakistan. Stay safe and happy browsing.

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Ali Arshad Senior Editor
Ali Arshad is a graduate in IT from Faisalabad IT College and currently works at, where he contributes his expertise on the latest in mobile and technology trends.

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