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How to Make Duet On TikToK?

Oct 29,2018• Proven solutions

You might have heard about TikTok app that people are using popularly these days to make short duet videos online. These custom videos can be posted online, and they play automatically on the left side of the screen along with another video. There is no doubt to say that musical.ly duet is one of the most popular platforms for gaining more followers and fans online. In this article, we are going to discuss a few tips and tricks to make the best out of duet videos. Hope! It will help you to get started with the TikTok app.

How to make a duet video in TikTok?

Those who are eager to learn how to duet in Tik Tok app are advised to go through the steps below:

Creating Duet Video Via TikTok App:

Step 1: Get TikTok app installed on your gadget.

Step 2: Open the app and look for the video that you want to duet. Hit the share button and choose the duet option from the bottom of the screen. Now start recording your own video while the selected video is automatically playing on another side of the screen.

 Make Duet video in TikTok

Step 3: Now you can modify your video by adding interesting stickers and special effects available in TikTok app. Choose cover for your recorded video and hit the next button. Finally hit post button to share your split screen video.

Creating Duet video with Muscial.ly:

In order to create duet video with anyone on Musical.ly (if you haven’t updated to TikTok); first of all, you both need to follow each other. Once you are done with this condition; follow these steps below:

Step 1: Open video of your friend that you wish to use for a duet.

Step 2: Hit the arrow button available on the right side of the screen.

Step 3: Now press Duet icon and choose the type of video you want to make. It can be a montage or a split screen video.

Step 4: Hold the record button and record your video. Edit your video and once you are satisfied with its appearance, publish it online.

Tips for making Duet video in Tik-Tok:

  • Never forget to add tags to your duet video to make it go viral soon.
  • The bolt button can be used to see all the notifications about how followed your profile and likes your videos.
  • Set alerts to get notified when a particular person publishes a new musical.ly video online.
  • Never forget to share your videos on Instagram to enjoy more popularity.
  • Prefer to comment and like other videos; it will help you develop healthy relations online, and they will pay for promotions in the long run.

Quick Fix: Why can’t I make a duet video or how to prevent people from creating duet videos with me?

There are chances that you will not be able to create duet videos with some people. It happens just because those people have prevented others from creating duet videos with them. Although there is no method to delete the duet videos that others have created with you, yes, you can prevent it in the future by using app settings. By doing this, you are keeping your profile publicly visible, but you are not allowing other people to create a duet with you. If you want to do such settings; go through the steps below.

To prevent people from creating duet videos with you:

Step 1: First of all, open the app and then go to the privacy settings.

Step 2: Now move to the Safety option.

Step 3: Click on the option “Who Can Duet With Me.” Now you can choose the suitable option out of “Everyone,” “Friends” or simply “Off.” The last option doesn’t allow anyone to make duet videos with you; however, the second one allows only mutual followers to create videos with you.


So, you must be now ready to create interesting duet videos on TikTok platform. Get ready to choose your duet partner online and use some eye-catching effects to make your video more popular. Prefer to share your videos on a few other social media platforms to enjoy more engagement online. This is the simplest trick to entertain the public on the internet.

Liza Brown
Liza Brown is a writer and a lover of all things video.