This is an error message on TikTok where pictures and videos are not able to completely download from the iCloud servers.
Because this is an issue with iCloud, it only applies to iOS devices. The complete error message is “Videos are syncing from iCloud, please try again later”.
There are several reasons why this happens and most TikTok users who own an iPhone and iPad have made complaints and have tried to find a solution to this problem.
In this article, you will learn why you cannot download from iCloud on TikTok. And you’ll see how you can fix “videos are syncing from iCloud, please try again later”.
Why You Can’t Download From iCloud On TikTok
The are numerous reasons why you might not be able to download from your iCloud.
This may be because your iCloud storage is full, you’re trying to install the app on an unsupported device or there might be a problem with the TikTok app.
This messes up uploads, causes the app to lag (function slowly), and sometimes even freezes.
How To Fix Can’t Download From iCloud TikTok
This is a problem that fortunately comes with various solutions.
There are several ways to avoid the error message “Videos are syncing from iCloud, please try again later” from appearing on your TikTok account.
Fix 1: Restart Your Phone
You should, first of all, try restarting the phone and the TikTok app. To do this you must first close the app and make sure you have cleared it from the app switcher too.
Then press and hold the power button together with the volume button (for iPhone x and above) or just the power button(for phones below iPhone X).
Slide to power off and then repeat the previous step to turn on the phone after waiting a while.
Fix 2: Wait It Out
You can also choose to wait for iCloud to complete the process of storing the video and syncing it so that the error message will disappear by itself.
All you need is to connect your mobile device to a strong internet connection via Wi-Fi and leave the phone for a while
Fix 3: Do This Manually
If you cannot wait, then the only option left is to manually select the photos from your phone’s gallery and upload them to the TikTok app individually.
This method is usually time-consuming and tasking but it equally gets the job done.
Now you know why the error message “Videos are syncing from iCloud, please try again later” sometimes appears on your mobile device, what causes it, and the effects it has on your device.
Although TikTok is a very great app, it is also not without its problems. The above-listed methods are the steps to follow if you cannot download videos from your iCloud to TikTok.