Being one of the most entertaining online spaces, TikTok attracts new users each passing day.
Short, fun videos are at the core of this social media platform.
But besides discovering short videos, many users love posting them as well. Therefore, a good camera, consistency in posting, and a bit of creativity are a must to get viral on TikTok.
But for users to start posting TikToks, they first need to grant TikTok access to their cameras.
Allowing TikTok to access your camera requires different steps for different OS. However, the process is usually straightforward and painless.
In this post, we will go through the steps of granting TikTok access for Android and iOS.
Those who have tried posting on TikTok without permitting camera access will probably experience a message saying 'camera access needed'.
This means that TikTok needs to access your camera first so you can start filming and posting on the platform.
Users can also go directly to TikTok > plus sign > Open Settings > toggle the button next to the camera.
Giving camera access to TikTok is a must if you want to film videos and post them directly on TikTok. However, if you are posting a video in which you speak, microphone access is also needed for TikTok to fetch the audio.
Giving camera permissions is a must if you want to film and post videos for TikTok.
The steps are easy for Android and iOS users and do not require spending too much time searching for the needed features.
Follow our guide to allow access to the camera and microphone, and start posting your TikToks today.
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