How To Fix TikTok Sound Not Working On iPhone Or Android

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TikTok Sound Not Working? Here's How To Fix It

If you're reading this, it's possible that the TikTok sound is not working for you and you have been trying to troubleshoot it for hours without any success. We have solutions for you.

Some TikTok users have been complaining that TikTok sound is not working for them when recording videos. While, for others, TikTok Voice Effects are not showing on the app or TikTok is not working at all. On the whole, it seems like a lot of people are having trouble with the TikTok app and its audio. So, we have decided to do some research and see what is going on.

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If you are one of those people experiencing issues with TikTok sound, we have a few things for you to try to fix the issue. Let's get started!

How To Fix TikTok Sound Not Working

It is frustrating when you are recording a video with a viral sound/song and it doesn't play. You can't hear the TikTok song or sound effects at all. You increase the volume, but still no luck. Don't worry, though.

If you are experiencing this problem, here are some solutions to fix it.

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Try other apps

It is possible that the problem is actually with your device's speakers. To ensure that your device is fine, open your music app and try playing music. If you are able to hear the song, then it is likely that the issue is with the TikTok app.

If you have a Samsung Phone, enable Dolby Atmos

Many Samsung users have reported that enabling Dolby Atmos fixes the issue. So, if you have a Samsung phone, you might want to try turning on Dolby Atmos. To do so:

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  • Open the phone settings
  • Navigate to Sounds and vibration > Sound quality and effects
  • Enable Dolby Atmos

Update the app

TikTok may have already fixed the problem through an update. So, go to your app store and see if you have any updates pending for the TikTok app. Immediately update the app to the latest version, if available.

Clear your cache

Another thing you can try is clearing your cache. This will help clear out all the temporary files and data stored on your device. You may need to log in to your account again but this should solve the problem.

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Contact TikTok

If none of the above worked, then you might want to reach out to TikTok for help. Learn how to contact TikTok support. You should let them know about the issue so they can address it as soon as possible. Hopefully, they will patch up the bug in no time.

Why Is My TikTok Sound Not Working?

If TikTok sound is not working for you, it could either be a hardware problem or a software glitch. It is possible that you are having problems because some sound settings on your phone are not properly configured.

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The problem can also happen due to some bugs or glitches within the TikTok app. In the worst-case scenario, your speakers may have been damaged or malfunctioning.

Whatever the reason may be, you can use the troubleshooting tips mentioned above to figure out the cause and fix the issue. Hopefully, you will be back on TikTok in no time making TikTok duets or the latest TikTok trends videos.