TikTok: How to Change Who Can Mention You

Users can stop others from mentioning them in descriptions and more

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By default, TikTok users can mention other users in descriptions, stickers, comments and more. However, users have the option to prevent others from being able to mention them, if they’d like.

Our guide will show you how to change who can mention you in the TikTok application.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the TikTok app on iOS.

Step 1: On your TikTok profile, tap the three horizontal lines in the top-right corner of the screen.

Screenshot of a TikTok user's profile with a red arrow pointing at the icon of three horizontal lines in the top-right corner of the screen

Step 2: Tap “Privacy.”

Screenshot of TikTok's "Settings and privacy" menu with a red arrow pointing at "Privacy"

Step 3: Under the “Safety” section, tap “Mentions.”



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