How to record video on Tiktok without having to hold the button

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In almost every place on the planet we can find people using the app TikTok, they don't stop uploading videos all the time doing anything, singing, dancing, cooking, telling jokes and anything else you can imagine.

In addition to becoming one of the most popular applications, TikTok it is very easy to use, even in its function record video.

Today we will tell you how you can record a video without having to hold the record button all the time, so you can get the shots you want without having to stop and restart recording for every change you want to make.



How to record video on TikTok without holding the button

Generally, in order to record video on TikTok devi keep your finger pressed on the record button, but you can also use another method that will allow you to record your videos without having to hold the button while recording.

Now we will tell you the steps you need to follow to be able to do this:

  1. Open the TikTok app on your device and press the sign "+" at the bottom of the screen to record a new video.
  2. On the right of the screen you will see a bar with different icons, press on the watch.

Press the clock icon to activate the countdown and timer

  1. Once pressed you will see other options, choose "Countdown".
  2. When you see the time bar, choose the duration of the your video.
  3. click on "Start registration".
  4. The timer will start counting down 3… 2… 1… and then will automatically start recording for the time period indicated at the beginning.

This is all you need to do to be able to make your videos in mode "Hands free".



This recording mode will allow you to place your mobile phone or tablet on a tripod or other suitable place looking for the most appropriate position and place to take your shots, also you can move freely, whether for dancing, singing, showing how to perform a certain task or whatever else you want to do in your video.


Once the recording your video, you can add effects, filters or background music to publish it later on the platform by pressing the button "Publish".


If you are one of the many millions of users TikTok and you want to know all the tricks you can use to make the most of this application, don't miss the items under our TikTok label, there you will find all the tricks that until now are unknown to you and the step by step guides to make everything much easier.


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