How to Remove TikTok Watermarks: Results Demonstrated

By Cecilia Hwung | Last Update:

How to remove TikTok watermarks without cropping? How about TikTok videos that are already downloaded? Can you remove TikTok logo on iOS or Android phones? How about online tools? There are many situations you may encounter when trying to get rid of the watermark. Don't worry, they will be tackled in the post.

TikTok is one of the most popular social media apps, with over 1 billion monthly active users and over 2.6 billion times downloads worldwide. After its parent company ByteDance acquired Music.ly app in 2017, TikTok snowballed into an even larger community for people to create and share interesting content. It's no news when an idea goes viral on TikTok, everybody starts to follow suit. The Flash Warning trend on TikTok is a solid example.

TikTok offers a dazzling array of video editing tools and fun effects to simplify content creation. You can also save amazing videos created by other users, using the Save option right within the App. The problem is, there will be watermarks stamped onto the video, one on the upper left part, and the other on the bottom left section. Let's get rid of them with the 9 methods below.

How to Remove TikTok Watermarks with VideoProc Vlogger

VideoProc Vlogger is a video editing software that can help you to remove the watermark on TikTok. It helps you to cover the ugly watermark and replace it with your own logos, icons, gifs, or anything you like.

In fact, it is recommended by PCMag as one of the best method to remove TikTok watermarks for free.

PCMag Recommend Method to Remove TikTok Watermark

Highlighted Features of VideoProc Vlogger:

  • Dedicated TikTok video editor with trendy transitions, filters, and effects.
  • Powerful and easy to use, with advanced engine for fast previewing.
  • Speed ramping with keyframes on curve graph, with presets too.
  • Stable and smooth even on low-specs PCs.

Step 1. Download and install VideoProc Vlogger. It runs on Windows and Mac.

Step 2. Add TikTok video to timeline for editing.

Hit the blue button to create a new project (use 9:16 aspect ratio), and drag the downloaded TikTok video into the media library, and then drag it to the timeline.

Step 3. Find GIF from Giphy or any resource you like, add it to the timeline.

Step 4. Drag the playhead to the time point when TikTok watermark appears.

Step 5. Snap that GIF to the playhead, and move it in the Preview Window to cover up the watermark.

Tips:

  • You can use stickers, logos or any picture you like, and add it the same way as you add GIFs.
  • If you don't want any icon, you can also remove the watermark by cropping the video. VideoProc Vlogger will intelligently upscale the video to the original size at 9:16 aspect ratio.

Step 6. Export the TikTok video.

How to Remove TikTok Watermarks with RepostTik

RepostTik is one of the best methods to remove the TikTok video watermarks by downloading the original file. No watermark will be burned onto the image during the process. Therefore, there won't be any mosaic or pixilated area. You can also use this app to re-post the content from other users, just as its name suggests.

Step 1. Download RepostTik from the Appstore.

Step 2. Hit the Share icon and copy the link of the video you like.

Copy the link from TikTok

Step 3. Paste that link address into the box in RepostTik, and tap Continue.

Step 4. Tap Save, and scroll down to hit the option Save Video. It will start downloading the video to the camera roll.

Remove TikTok watermark by saving it

When it's done, go to the Photos app, and find this video in the Recent albums. You shall see that the TikTok watermark is gone.

Video metadata is preserved using RepostTik. For instance, it contains the tagged date of the video, not the date you download it. Therefore, you might not be able to find the video in the latest position in iPhone photos library > All photos. It stays in the position based on the day it was created by the TikTok user. You can find it in Albums > Recents.

Find TikTok video in the camera roll

Note:

  • There are pop-up ads upon each step. If you want to get rid of ads and limitations, an upgrade of the account is required. The downside is, RepostTik is subscription-based, and there is no one-off purchase.
  • Ads might not be the deal-breaker, though. According to our test, RepostTik is the only method in this post that download TikTok in 720x1280, other methods end up in 576x1024 in resolution.
RepostTik

How to Remove TikTok Watermarks via Video Eraser App

Video Eraser app is highly recommended among the top articles on removing a TikTok watermark. Based on our test, it works by covering up the watermark with newly generated pixels. It's like covering up the TikTok logo without another blurred "watermark".

Step 1. Install Video Eraser from Appstore on iOS devices.

Remove watermark from TikTok with Video Eraser

Step 2. Import TikTok videos from the Photos Library.

You can also add the video via Wi-Fi transfer or iTunes file sharing.

Step 3. Tap the information icon next to the video, and tap Remove Watermark.

Step 4. Drag the box to cover the TikTok logo.

Step 5. Confirm removing the watermark and wait for the App to finish converting.

Note:

  • Video Eraser only supports adding one box per time. As you can see below, TikTok videos have two watermarks appearing at different times and in different locations. You have to repeat step 3 to step 5 to add another box to remove another TikTok watermark.
  • The free version of this app contains ads, and it offers subscription-based licenses and one-time fee to remove ads.
Test results of videos without watermark

How to Remove TikTok Watermarks Using RemoveLogoNow by Softorbits

How to remove TikTok watermark from a private video? Videos that are set to be visible only to yourself or to friends do not have link share options. That means you cannot use tools such as SaveTok, RepostTik or MusicllyDown to get rid of TikTok logo upon downloading.

The trick here is to save the video in TikTok app or TikTok website, and use a program called RemoveLogoNow to manually remove logo from video.

RemoveLogoNow is developed by Softorbits, and it is available for Windows 10/8.1/8/7 users. It works for public videos and TiKTok private videos.

Remove the TikTok logo with Softorbits

Before we get started, make sure you have already downloaded TikTok video to the local disk.

Step 1. Download and install the RemoveLogoNow app on Windows computers.

Step 2. Add TikTok video from the local disk.

Step 3. Click the Plus icon to zoom in on the video, and drag the sliders to focus on the TikTok logo.

Step 4. Mark out the area of the TikTok watermark using the pencil-shaped tool.

  • You can drag the Radius slider to reduce the thickness of the stroke.
  • Make sure you have covered all the area of the logo.
  • You can also use the Rectangular tool or the Free Form Select tool to mark out the logo.
  • Use the eraser tool to deselect the area.

Step 5. Drag the playhead to the point the second TikTok watermarks appears, usually on the bottom right corner. Mark the logo area as you did in Step 3.

Step 6. Click Start and this App will remove watermark from TikTok videos.

There will be a pop-up window saying this is a trial version. Yet we can still proceed watermark removal by ignoring this message. It will save the edited video to the local disk at full length and original resolution.

Output video example:

Below is the TikTok video without the watermarks. Comparing the tools that mark the logo with rectangular shapes, the pencil tool is more refined. Still, there will be noticeable artifacts when you play the video. The still image looks much better.

Test results after Watermarks get removed

How to Remove TikTok Watermarks Using Apowersoft Watermark Remover

If you want to get rid of TikTok watermark with website tools, Apowersoft Online Video Watermark Remover offers a quick solution. If your goal is to cover up the watermark, Apowersoft is an easy way to go. Besides TikTok, you can upload any other videos that have unsightly logos or watermarks.

Use Apowersoft online tool to remove TikTok logo

Step 1. Upload the TikTok video to Apowersoft watermark remover tool.

Step 2. Click the Add Boxes button to place a transparent square on the video.

Step 3. Drag that box to cover the first TikTok watermark. You can adjust the size of the box.

Step 4. Click the Add Boxes button again to generate another square box.

Add box to cover TikTok logos

Step 5. Play the video and pause when the second TikTok logo appears on the other side.

Step 6. Drag the newly added box to cover this watermark as well.

Step 7. Hit the blue Erase button.

Step 8. Wait for the online tool to process the video, and download it to the local drive.

According to our test, the watermark will be replaced by pixels generated with similar colors of the background. It looks as if there are mosaics and blurred pixels. The artifacts are quite obvious. Another drawback is that you cannot set the time for the first box to disappear along with the logo. As a result, there will be two noticeable boxes on the video the entire time. Check the example below:

How it looks like when the TikTok logo is removed

How to Remove TikTok Watermarks Using SaveTok

SaveTok offers a No Watermark option to remove the TikTok logo. Based on the previous tests, we already know that when you have an offline TikTok video, using a watermark remover tool to erase the logo is less desirable. There will always be a blurred and pixilated area on the video. The best way to remove TikTok logo is to prevent the watermark from being stamped on the video upon downloading.

Let's check out how it works:

Step 1. Copy the video address in TikTok by tapping the share icon > copy link.

Step 2. Install SaveTok from Appstore, and tap Save TikTok from the home screen.

Use SaveTok to remove the watermarks in TikTok videos

Step 3. Make sure the No Watermark box is checked.

Step 4. Tap Save Video.

Step 5. Find the video without the watermark in the photos library.

Note: HD saving is toggled on by default in SaveTok settings. It will save the video in a resolution of 576x1024.

How to Remove TikTok Watermarks Using Remove & Add Watermark

Remove & Add watermark is an Android application that can, well, remove and add watermark to a video. It doesn't support online videos, so make sure you have saved TikTok videos to the memory card.

How to remove TikTok watermark without cropping:

Step 1. Install Remove & Add Watermark app from Google Play store.

Step 2. Tap Select video > Remove Watermark.

Use Android apps to remove the logos

Step 3. Import the TikTok video into this app. If you haven't save TikTok video onto your Android phone, follow the detailed guide to download TikTok videos.

Step 4. Tap the + icon to add a rectangle frame.

Step 5. Adjust the size of that frame, and drag it to cover the TikTok logo.

Step 6. Tap the + icon again to add another frame. Drag it to cover the second TikTok logo that appears after the first logo.

How to remove TikTok watermark by cropping:

Follow above-mentioned step 1 to step 3 to load the video.

Step 4. Tap the crop icon.

Step 5. Adjust the frame size to exclude the part with watermarks.

Step 6. Save the edited video.

How to Get Rid of TikTok Watermark Using Snaptik

Snaptik is a free tool to remove TikTok watermark online. You can visit its official site from mobile browsers or on a computer. It works for TikTok videos from different regions. Here comes the guide:

How to use Snaptik to erase the watermarks from TikTok

Step 1. Copy and paste the link of a TikTok video.

• If you copy the link address from mobile apps, the link looks like this:
https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJWxxxMU/

• For website link address, it goes like this:
https://www.tiktok.com/@user_name/video/69070xxxxxx11187462

• Snaptik works for both types.

Step 2. Click the green button next to the address.

Step 3. Choose one of the three servers offered on the page.

Now, you can go playback the TikTok video, and you shall see the watermark is already removed upon downloading.

What if you already have a TikTok mp4 file that contains watermarks? Well, since there is a watermark, you can find the user name under the TikTok logo. Search for that user, and find the corresponding video. Then you can tap the share icon and copy the link.

How to Get Rid of TikTok Watermark Using MusicallyDown

MusicallyDown works more or less the same as Snaptik. A bonus feature is, you can save TikTok video as MP3.

How to remove TikTok watermark with Musicallydown

Step 1. Play the TikTok video and pause when the watermark appears.

Step 2. Type out the user name next to @.

Step 3. Search that user in TikTok and find the corresponding video.

Step 4. Tap the share icon and copy the link.

Step 5. Visit MusicallyDown.com and Paste the link into the red box.

Step 6. Download MP4 and the watermark will be removed.

FAQs

How to remove TikTok watermark from a private video?

There are two ways. You can set the video to be viewable to everyone temporarily, so that you can copy link, and use tools such as SaveTok, RepostTik, Snaptik or MusicallyDown to remove a watermark. Then go to settings > Privacy settings, and switch it back to be private. If you don't want to set it as public even for several seconds, then you need to download the video with TikTok's built-in option and use watermark remover tool to blur the logo.

Tiktok privacy settings

How to remove TikTok watermark without cropping?

Tap the share icon on a TikTok video to copy the link, and paste the link into one of the removers introduced in this post. Watermark will be removed during the process, without sacrificing the quality of the video by cropping.

How to remove TikTok watermark from a downloaded video?

Watermarks on downloaded TikTok videos are burned onto the image, which means it is already a part of the image. You can use watermark removers such as Video Eraser app, Apowersoft remover, and RemoveLogoNow by Softorbits. The drawback is, everyone would know there used to be a logo, since these tools merely cover it up with pixels. Another solution is to find the original video by searching the user name — you can see the name on the watermark, and download a video without watermarks.

About The Author

Cecilia Hwung is the marketing manager of Digiarty Software and the editor-in-chief of VideoProc team. She pursues common progress with her team and expects to share more creative content and useful information to readers. She has strong interest in copywriting and rich experience in video editing tips.

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