How to Edit Drafts on TikTok?

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Written by: Alex Popa

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How to Edit Drafts on TikTok?

Do you have a few drafts in your TikTok account that you want to edit and post immediately? It’s not hard to do that but if you’re confused about anything, read this article!

I’ll explain where to find the TikTok drafts and how to edit them before posting them on your TikTok account. It’s good to know that you can edit TikTok drafts just as well as when making a video from scratch.

You’re not limited to only a few changes when editing TikTok drafts. Keep reading to see how you can edit the TikTok drafts!

Where Do I Find the TikTok Drafts?

You’re in the right place if you don’t know where TikTok saves your drafts. Follow the steps below to find the TikTok drafts:

1. Tap on the Profile icon

Tap on the Profile icon
Tap on the Profile icon

First off, you should open the TikTok app. This will land you on your feed, where you can see other people’s videos.

Look in the bottom-right corner for the “Profile” icon and select it. This will take you to your profile page. That’s where you’ll find your Drafts.

2. Select the Drafts icon

Select the Drafts icon
Select the Drafts icon

Once you get to your profile page, things get complicated because many of the icons here aren’t named, so you’ll have to learn them through experience.

The “Drafts” icon is to the left, under your “Bio” field. Tap on it and proceed with the guide! It looks like three rows of vertical lines.

3. Select the “Drafts” icon

Select the "Drafts" icon
Select the “Drafts” icon

Once you’ve selected the Drafts icon, you’ll see another “Drafts” icon (this time, the icon is named). In the “Drafts” folder, you’ll find all your TikTok drafts.

How Do I Edit the Drafts?

After you find the drafts, you’ll want to edit them. If you haven’t figured it out, don’t worry. Follow these steps to edit all your TikTok drafts:

1. Select a draft

Select a draft
Select a draft

If you’ve followed the steps above, you’re in the “Drafts” folder. Here, you’ll find all your currently saved TikTok drafts.

Select one of them and follow the steps below!

2. Edit the draft

Edit the draft
Edit the draft

Once you select the draft, you’ll be taken to the editing screen. This here is your job. You can add text, edit it, add stickers, effects, filters, and so on.

You know what to do if you’ve posted any video on TikTok before. After editing, select “Next” to go to the next screen.

3. Post the draft

Post the draft
Post the draft

The posting screen holds several options like “Tag people“, “Add link“, “Allow comments“, and so on. There’s also the visibility option that controls who sees your post.

After you edit these options, select “Post” to publish the content on TikTok immediately.

And that’s how you edit a TikTok draft!

Conclusion

To summarize, here’s how you can edit a TikTok draft:

  • Go to your TikTok profile
  • Select the Drafts icon
  • Tap on the “Drafts” folder
  • Select a draft
  • Edit the draft
  • Post the draft as a new post

If you have questions about TikTok drafts, comment below, and I’ll reply as soon as possible. Until then, stay tuned for other helpful content about TikTok!

What’s the limit of drafts on TikTok?

There is no limit to how many drafts you can save in your TikTok account. You’re also not limited to how often you create drafts.

Since no one can access your drafts but you, it makes sense that you can create as many as you want.

TikTok won’t delete any of your old drafts, either. They’ll stay in your “Drafts” folder until you delete or post them.

You already know how to find the TikTok drafts and how to edit them. Now, you can start planning your account posts!

The good thing about TikTok drafts is that you can work with them at any time, make some changes, and leave them in the drafts until you decide to post them.

Can you transfer TikTok drafts to another phone?

There’s only one way to “transfer” TikTok drafts to another phone – by posting them privately.

Here’s what you need to do to transfer TikTok drafts to another phone:

– Go to your Drafts on TikTok
– Select a draft
– Go to the posting page
– Post it privately by changing the “Who can see this post?” option to “Private
– Do the same for all the drafts
– Uninstall TikTok from your old phone
– Install TikTok on the new phone
– You’ll have all your drafts posted as private vids in your TikTok account

This is a very easy way to “transfer” TikTok drafts to another phone. Remember that when you delete the TikTok app from your phone, all your drafts will also be deleted automatically.

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Alex Popa

My name is Alex and I have a knack for social media in all its shapes and forms. I’ve dealt with such things for quite some time and I noticed that many people have issues with social media and technicalities.

Unforeseen errors, bugs, and other problems make their use of social media problematic. These things will be discussed amply in the guides on Whizcase.

I'll present the facts as they are, and offer quick and easy solutions for them.

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