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How to Enable or Disable Comments on TikTok [2020 Guide]

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Like a coin, the TikTok app comes with two different sides one is good and the other is the bad side. Using TikTok, you can show your talent and connect to the mass, which makes you happy which is a good side. However, you can get hatred or bully in your comment box by the other user which is a bad side of the application.

Because of this unnecessary activity, you might want to turn off your comment section in the app. So, in this article, we will be discussing how you can enable or disable your comments box on your TikTok video.

I assure you after reading this article you can enable and disable your comments section box easily in your tiktok. However, let us discuss the possibilities that you want to disable your comment box.

Reason to Disable Your Comments Box on TikTok

Did you know you can enable or disable your comments box on TikTok? Most probably there could be a few cases regarding why you want to disable your comments box and they are listed below.

Abusive Comment

Sometimes you might get abusive comments on your post which can be as destructive as physical abuse.

The abusive comment might include online trolling, body-shaming, or even slut-shaming if you are a girl.

Moreover, by reading this type of abusive comment can lower your self-esteem and can lead to depression. So, this might be one of the reasons for disabling your comment box on TikTok.

Scamming

Scamming is done by fraudsters to earn money by fooling other users.

Moreover, people might comment on your box promoting their profile or by giving a link to the other website which can lure your follower and might even damage your reputation.

You can identify a scam in your comment section if someone is commenting repeatedly on your uploaded videos.

Criticism

Likewise, You might get destructive criticism for uploading a new video which might not be true. However, if you don’t like criticism you can disable your comment box.

Private

You have many followers due to which lots of your followers might commenting your uploaded videos which will eventually disturb you by notification you receive while using other apps on your phone.

Steps to Enable or Disable Your Comments Section on TikTok

You can easily be a victim of cyberbullying and online trolls. However, if you follow these steps you can easily enable or disable your comment section which helps you to deal with this problem.

For a single video

You can use this step to disable or enable a comment section of your post which you have uploaded earlier. However, this post is useful only for a single video. The steps are as follows:

Open Your TikTok App

Firstly, you need to open your TikTok by tapping on the TikTok icon from your mobile phone. Furthermore, you need to access your account to enable or disable your comment box.

If you haven’t login to your account. You need to go to the login page and type your account username and password. By entering your username password, you can access your account.

Go to the Video

After you have successfully login your account, choose your videos from a list of your uploaded videos which you want to enable or disable comment.

Play the Video

After selecting the uploaded video which you want to enable or disable comment. You can tap that video to play the uploaded video.

Go to Your Privacy and Settings Menu

Now, you will find three vertical dots on the right side of your screen. By taping on the vertical dot, the menu option will appear at the bottom of your screen. Among various options, you need to go to the privacy and settings menu.

Select From the Given Option

Inside privacy and setting menu you can disable your comments for the video which you have selected by turning on  “Allow Comments” options.

Similarly, you can enable your comments by turning off “Allow Comments” options.

For all video

You can use this step to disable or enable a comment section of all uploaded videos. The steps are as follows:

Open Your TikTok App

Firstly, you need to open your TikTok by tapping on the TikTok icon from your mobile phone. Moreover, you need to access your account to enable or disable your comment box.

If you haven’t login to your account yet. Furthermore, you can go to the login page and type your account username and password. By entering your username password, you can access your account easily.

Go to Your Profile

After you have successfully login your account, go to the bottom right corner of your news feed and tap me icon in this way you will be redirected to your profile page.

Go to Your Privacy and Settings Menu

After you have entered to your profile page in the top right corner, you will find three vertical dots these vertical dots will lead you to privacy and settings page. Now, tap on dots.

Go to Privacy and Safety Options

Once you are in the privacy and settings menu, you need to go to privacy and safety options which just below manage my account options.

Go to Who Can Post Comments Options

Inside of privacy and safety options, you will see “Who Can Post Comments Options” which are in the safety section. Now, you can tap on this option to take control of the comment section of your uploaded videos.

Select From the Given Option

Once you have a tap on “Who Can Post Comments Options”. You will be provided three options from the given options you can disable for everyone, friends, or off. You can choose any option.

Furthermore, by turning on and off these options you can disable and enable your comment section.

Also Read: How to Unsuspend Your TikTok Account

For a New Video

You can enable or disable your comment on your video which you are going to upload. The steps are as follows:

Open Your TikTok App

Firstly, you need to open your TikTok by tapping on the TikTok icon from your mobile phone. Furthermore, you need to access your account to enable or disable your comment box.

If you haven’t logged in yet. You need to go to the login page and type your account username and password. By entering your username password, you can access your account.

Tap on the “+” Icon

You need to tap on the “+” icon to create a new video that appears on the bottom of your main page.

Press and hold the red icon

Now, record the video by pressing and holding the red icon. Besides, you can make your video attractive by adding some cool filters.

Tap on the Tick mark icon

You can tap on the “Tick” mark icon if you have finished the editing of your recorded video.

Tap on the next

After the completion of editing your recorded video, you can tap on the next option in the bottom right corner of your screen.

Go to the Privacy Setting Options

After tapping on the next, got to the privacy setting options.

Inside privacy setting options, you can disable your comments for the video by turning to the “Allow Comment” option.

Similarly, you can enable your comments by turning off the “Allow Comment” options.

Tap on Post

Now, you can upload your video by tapping on the post which is at the bottom of your screen.

Conclusion

In social media platforms, comments are the crucial part that will help you to engage with your audiences. Most people will appreciate your work and talent. However, there might be few people who don’t appreciate your work.

In conclusion, I hope with the help of this article you can enable and disable your comments section on tiktok. If you have any questions regarding this topic “How to Enable or Disable Your Comments Box on TikTok” you can write your doubts below in the comment box.

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