Twitter has all kinds of accounts, posting different types of tweets, images, videos, and live streams. You will find accounts that promote kids’ content, funny memes, helpful information, etc. At the same time, there is no shortage of violent or adult accounts; some of them even verified by Twitter! The social media giant for safety has tools and algorithms that hide sensitive content. However, if you would like to see sensitive content on Twitter on iPhone or iPad, then here is how to do that.
- What is Sensitive Content on Twitter
- How to View Sensitive Content in Twitter on iPhone
- Turn Off Sensitive Content in Twitter on iPhone
What is Sensitive Content on Twitter
According to Twitter, it is ‘potentially sensitive content that other users may not wish to see, such as violence or nudity.’
Whenever you come across such tweets that depict [email protected] acts and violence, you see a warning. It says, ‘This media may contain sensitive material. Your media settings are configured to warn you when media may be sensitive.‘
Similarly, when you visit a profile that posts such content regularly, you may see a warning. It says, ‘This profile may include potentially sensitive content. You’re seeing this warning because they Tweet potentially sensitive images or language. Do you still want to view it?‘
Now that we are clear with the basics, here is what you need to do, to see sensitive content on Twitter.
How to View Sensitive Content in Twitter on iPhone and Web
- Open any web browser on your iPhone, iPad, or Computer
- Go to
- Tap on profile picture from the upper left
- Tap Settings and privacy.
- Tap Privacy and safety.
- Scroll down and under Safety, check the box for Display media that may contain sensitive content.
From now onwards, you will see sensitive tweets and content on Twitter. This setting is tied to your account and not the particular device. So, if you log in to Twitter on web or Android, there too you will see sensitive tweets.
Additionally, if you, yourself, regularly tweet sensitive content, check the box for Mark media you Tweet as containing material that may be sensitive. This helps Twitter keep other users safe and may also keep your account in good standing.
How to Turn Off Sensitive Content in Twitter on iPhone
Follow the above steps and uncheck the box for Display media that may contain sensitive content. Further, to stop sensitive content from showing up in search results, etc. take a look at how to enable safe search mode.
That’s all, folks!
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