How To Hide Followers & Following List On TikTok 2022

You can stop other users from watching your followers and the following list from your TikTok account by switching your account to private but other users won’t be able to watch your TikTok videos as well. So, rather than making your TikTok account private you can hide followers & following list on TikTok.

So if you want to hide followers and following from your TikTok account, then you can go to the Followers and Following Settings from the “Setting and Privacy” and change the setting to hide. Now, your following list will be hidden from all the users on TikTok.

Once you hide your following and followers from your account, when people will try to check your following list they will see the error message ‘This user’s Following list is private.”

Still, if you are not able to hide the following list or don’t know how to change the settings then don’t worry and follow the step-by-step process stated below in this article.

How to Hide my Following List on TikTok from other users

To hide your following list on TikTok from other users using android or iOS devices follow the steps stated below.

Open the TikTok App on your Android or iOS device

To open the TikTok application on your Android or iOS device, tap on the TikTok icon.

If asked, log in to your TikTok account.

Go to the Profile “Human” icon

Once you are logged in to your TikTok account, go to the Profile “Human” icon from the bottom navigation bar.

Tap on the Three vertical lines

Now under the Profile section, tap on the three vertical lines from the top right corner of your mobile screen.

Go to the Gear “Settings and Privacy” icon

Once you tap on the three lines you will see two options “Creator Tools” and “Settings and Privacy.” Go to the Gear “Settings and Privacy” icon.

 Tap Privacy “Lock icon”

Once you go to the Settings and privacy under Account, tap on the Privacy with a lock icon.

Tap Following List

You will see the “Privacy” section. Now under the SAFETY section choose the Following List.

Select “Only Me”

Once you tap on the Following List, you will see the question “Who can see your following List?” and two options “Everyone” and “Only Me.” Tap on the “Only me” radio button to hide your following list from your TikTok profile.

Done

Once you tap on the radio button, it will automatically apply the change and the following list will be hidden from your account successfully.

How to Hide Followers on TikTok 2022

On the TikTok application, you only get the inbuilt setting to hide your following list but you can’t hide the follower’s list from your TikTok profile. Somehow if you are new to the TikTok application then you can switch your TikTok account so that no one can see your following and followers list.

To make/switch your public account private on TikTok to hide the followers, go through the steps mentioned below.

Open the TikTok App

Open the TikTok application on your mobile device.

Go to the Profile “Human” icon

Now, tap on the Profile “Account” icon from the bottom navigation bar to go to your TikTok profile.

Tap on the Three vertical lines

Tap on the Three lines from the top right corner under your profile section.

Choose Gear “Settings and Privacy” icon

Now, you will see two options “Creator Tools” and “Settings and Privacy.”  Choose Settings and privacy “Gear” icon.

Tap Privacy “Lock icon”

Under Settings and privacy, tap on the Privacy with the lock icon.

Toggle Private Account on or off.

Now under Privacy, you will see Private Account in the first. Toggle the off and on button to activate a private account or disable the private account.

Make sure you turn on your private account to hide your followers on TikTok.

Done

Done. Once you turn on your private account, only users who have followed you can see your Followers list, other users cant check your Followers list.

Still, if you accept their “Follow Request,” they can see the following list later.

So these are the complete steps to hide the Followers & the Following list on TikTok.

How to See the Hidden Following List on TikTok

To see the hidden following list on TikTok

See the hidden following list on TikTok from the owner’s view

  1. Open the TikTok pplication.
  2. Log in with the account in which you have hidden your following.
  3. Now, tap on the profile from the navigation bar.
  4. After that, tap on the Following
  5. Now, you will be able to see the hidden following list on TikTok.
  6. Done.

You can see the following list that you have hidden but other users can’t see the hidden following list, they will see an error message. To try how other users see your hidden following list from your account follow the steps stated below.

See the hidden following list on TikTok from other user’s view

  1. Open the TikTok application on your TikTok account.
  2. Switch your TikTok account.
  3. Tap on the Discover from the bottom navigation bar.
  4. Search your username in which you have hidden your following list.
  5. Open the profile from the search list.
  6. Now, tap on the Following
  7. You will see an error message ‘Following list is hidden due to this user’s privacy settings.”
  8. Now, tap on the Followers
  9. After that, tap on the Following.
  10. Now you will see an error message “This user’s Following list is private.”

Once you hide your following list on TikTok this is the error message other users will see on your TikTok profile if they try to check your following list.

How can I Remove Someone from my Follower List on TikTok?

To remove someone from your “Followers” list on TikTok, you can remove the follower or block them from your TikTok account.

To remove someone from your “Followers” list, follow the steps mentioned below.

  1. Open the TikTok application on your device.
  2. If asked, log in to your TikTok account.
  3. Now, tap on the profile from the navigation bar.
  4. After that, tap on the “Followers.”
  5. Now, scroll down and search for the user you want to remove from the list.
  6. After that, tap on the three dots right to the username.
  7. And tap on the “Remove this follower”
  8. Finally, tap on the “Remove” to delete the user from the “Follower” list.
  9. Done.

So these are the step to remove someone from your Follower list.

To delete someone from your “Followers and Following” list, go to the article: How To Delete Someone Elses TikTok Account

Following the steps to block someone from your TikTok account, you will be able to remove other users from your “Followers” list.

Frequently Asked Questions – FAQs

What is the TikTok “Followers” list order?

On TikTok when new the user follows your TikTok account then they will appear the first in the “Followers” list and likewise recently followers will appear the first in the list.

Similarly, when you follow someone on TikTok they will appear the first in the Following list on your TikTok account.

Can my followers see who I follow on TikTok?

Yes, your followers can see whom you have followed on your TikTok account and they can follow your following list.

How do you search for someone’s followers on TikTok?

To search for someone’s followers on TikTok, go to their TikTok profile, tap on the “Followers,” and you will see who has followed the user profile on TikTok.

Can people see your following list with a private account?

Yes, users with a private account can check your following list if you have a public account. But if your account is private and the user hasn’t followed you then they won’t be able to see your following list.

How Many People Can You Follow On TikTok?

You can follow unlimited users on your TikTok account but you can only follow up to 150 users in a day.

Once you exceed 150 followers in a day, your account will be frozen to follow other users on TikTok and you will see an error message “You are following accounts too quickly. Try again later.” when you tap on the Follow button.

How do I manage my following on TikTok?

To manage your following list on TikTok you can remove the users who haven’t followed you back. All account with the following status is the users who haven’t followed you back. So,

  • Go to your TikTok profile.
  • Tap on the Following.
  • Now, check all the Following right to the username.
  • Tap Following.
  • Done.

Once you tap on the following button, the following status will change to follow button. These are the steps to manage your TikTok following list.

Last Word

You can only hide your “Following” list on TikTok but you can’t hide your “Followers” list. You can hide the following users from the TikTok inbuilt setting from privacy and to hide followers you have to set your account to private. So, in the above article, we have mentioned complete steps to hide followers & following lists on TikTok and how to remove someone from your TikTok account and following list.

If you have any questions or doubts related to how to hide the Followers & the Following list on TikTok then you can comment down in the comment box below and we will try to solve them as soon as possible.

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