If you get the “Video is being processed” error message on TikTok, it may be due to several reasons:
Did you try uploading your latest TikTok, and the error message “Video is being processed” popped up on the screen? You are not alone. Many users have reported that TikTok has been stuck on the “Video is being processed” error message for hours.
Users complained that the error appears immediately after it goes under review. Seeing the message can be very frustrating, especially if you are trying to upload an important video on TikTok.
In this post, we’ve gathered all the info to help you understand why you might be seeing the “Video is being processed” error message on TikTok and how to fix the issue.
When you see the “Video is being processed” message, it means that your video isn’t published on TikTok yet, it doesn’t appear on users’ “For You” page, and it gets 0 views.
It’s not unusual for TikTok to experience bugs from time to time, just like all social media apps. However, this bug affected a large portion of users in the past several months.
Additionally, many people reported that their videos were stuck in the TikTok “Video is being processed” error screen, although their content didn’t contain anything contentious or controversial that would violate TikTok’s community guidelines.
However, users also complained they tried posting several videos on TikTok in a row, and all of them got stuck with the error message without finally being posted. They also wondered if the issue appears in certain regions and what is causing it if their videos comply with TikTok’s community rules.
Note: Some TikTok users also received the “This video is under review and cannot be shared”, which results in not being able to post videos on TikTok.
There are several reasons why TikTok videos get stuck in the processing or review phase:
Now that we’ve looked at possible reasons for the error message, let’s explore what you can do to try to fix it.
If you are still unable to post your TikTok videos, check out our detailed guide on how to fix it.
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