A social network from a well-known Chinese brand, which involves making videos and publishing them, is gaining more and more new users every day. The proposed material discusses how to install the Tik Tok application for free on Android, taking into account the requirements for a mobile device and operating system, the procedure for installing, updating and uninstalling the program.
Phone and operating system requirements
The Tik Tok app will run on a mobile device that meets the minimum conditions shown in the table.
|Android version number||4.1 or higher|
|RAM||From 2 GB|
|Unallocated space on phone storage||From 500 MB|
|Additional equipment||Requires a working microphone, video camera|
|CPU||ARM 7 or higher|
How to download the application
The program can be downloaded for free from the Play Market – a regular tracker for a Google account, or any other file hosting service. When accessing questionable sources, it is recommended to check the downloaded file with an antivirus to ensure the security of data on the phone.
How to Download and Install TikTok on an Android Phone
From the Play Market
To download the application from the Play Market, you must:
The service will download the APK file (for installation on Android). The download will take less than a minute. After that, the system will offer installation and install the program when you click the appropriate confirmation.
From a third party site
The program can be found on a free third-party resource. Appeal to other trackers, in addition to the Play Market, will be required to find a modified version (“Premium”) with additional features for the user.
One of these sites is Treshbox, an example of which is the download of the Tik Tok platform below.
From a personal computer
To download via computer:
For further use of a file with the .ark extension on a computer, you will need to first install a special program (an emulator on a PC). After that, it remains to install the application by running it through the emulator.
From a smartphone
The application is downloaded from a smartphone in the following order:
The system will save the file in downloads, suggesting installation. Before installation, it is important to check the security of the downloaded program by scanning it with an antivirus. Then press the install button, check to add the installed application in the list.
After the platform is installed, the system will prompt you to enter this program.
How to get the new version of TikTok
To update Tik Tok you will need:
The system will automatically search the Internet for new versions of this software, downloading if available. The user will be asked to confirm the download if an update is found.
Install TikTok on Android phone
Registration in “Tik Tok”
Before using Tik Tok, you must register on this social network by creating a personal account. This will require:
To view the videos posted on the platform, it is not necessary to register. After launching the program, it is enough to enter the “Recommended” section to view the video. But in this case, a user who is not registered on the platform will not be able to shoot and upload footage on the resource himself.
To log into your account after registration is complete, you will need:
Any of the listed options for entering the site is possible. After one confirmation, the application will open on the user’s personal page on the next visit to the resource.
Installation problems and solutions
You may experience the following issues when downloading or installing the application:
If the operating system conditions and phone characteristics are suitable for using Tik Tok, the main problem is usually related to the quality of the downloaded installer file.
How to uninstall an app
Sometimes the application remains unclaimed, or an unsuccessful version of the mod is installed. In this case, it becomes necessary to uninstall the program. The procedure is carried out in the same order as the update:
If the uninstallation is done correctly, the application will disappear from the list along with the icon from the desktop.
Dealing with the installation and use of Tik Tok will not be a big problem, especially since the service is represented by a English interface. The main thing is to download the working version of the platform and check the compliance of the technical characteristics of the device for compatibility with the conditions under which the program will work.