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Can you remove audio from video? How can should be removed from video in Windows 10? How about removing audio from video online? Now, if you read this post, you will find more ways to remove sound from video.

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A picture is worth a thousand words and a video is worth a thousand pictures. If your video contains some unwanted noise, you can remove the sound of the video before sharing it with friends. But, how can we remove audio from video?

This post will show you how to remove audio from any device including Windows, Mac OS X, Android, and iPhone, as well as how to remove sound from video online.

Part 1. How to Remove Audio from Video Windows 10

I captured a video, but there are some noises. Now, how do I remove from background noise?

If you have the same problem, then you're in the right place. Here, we will show how to remove sound from video easily with

  • Windows Movie Maker
  • VLC
  • Shortcut

1. How to Remove Audio from Video Using Windows Movie Maker

Windows built-in tool – Movie Maker can help you remove sound from video. Here, you can read this post, “Windows Movie Maker Free Download” to learn more information about the best free video editing software.

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This tool offers 2 features to complete this task.

The Video Volume Feature Removes Audio from Video in Windows Movie Maker

Step 1. Open Windows Movie Maker.

the main interface of Windows Movie Maker

Step 2. Import videos to Movie Maker. Here, you can read this post “How to Add Pictures and Videos to Windows Movie Maker” to find different ways to import files to this free video editing tool.

Step 3. Select the video file you want to remove audio from.

Step 4. Remove the audio.

  • First, select the Video Tools.
  • Second, click on the Edit button and then you will see Video Volume on the very left side of the menu with a speaker next to it.
  • Finally, select the speaker and move the dial to the left where the speaker is crossed off (no sound).

The video volume feature can remove sound from video

Step 5. Save the video without background sound. More details about saving video files can be found in Windows Movie Maker: How to Save Movie Maker Project (2018).

The Audio Mix Feature Removes Audio from Video

Step 1. Select the video file you want to remove audio from. 

Step 2. Click the Project button.

Sep 3. Click the Audio mix button, which is designed to set the audio levels of the non-emphasized tracks, and move it to the right.

In the Audio group you will find there are 4 other modules:

  • Audio mix: set the audio levels of the non-emphasized track.
  • Emphasize narration: make the narration louder than the video’s sound or music.
  • Emphasize video: make the video’s sound louder than the music or narration.
  • Emphasize music: make the music louder than the video’s sound or narration.
  • Fit photos to music: automatically adjust the duration of photos so the movie and music end at the same time.

Step 4. Save this video.

Windows Movie Maker is a good choice for you to remove sound from video. Besides, this tool can help you split video, add transition to video clips, add text to video, as well as having other handy tools.

2. How to Remove Audio from Video Using VLC

VLC media player is a free and open-source, portable and cross-platform media player, and streaming media server. As long as you follow the below steps you can quickly remove the audio from any video.

Step 1. Open VLC media player.

Step 2. Click on Media and select the option of Convert/Save (Ctrl+R).

Launch VLC and click on media

Step 3. In the Open Media window, click on the Add button, then select the video file that you would like to mute the audio from and click on the Convert/Save button at the bottom.

Step 4. In the Convert window select the profile you would like to use to convert the video. Then, click on the tools (Edit selected profile) button and you will be taken to the page where you can edit the selected profile.

Step 5. Click on the Video Codec tab, check the Keep original video track option, select the Audio codec tab, uncheck the Audio option and press the Save button to keep the settings.

uncheck audio option

Step 6. Finally, you can click the Start option in the Convert window again. Then, VLC media player will convert your video without sound (audio).

VLC begins to convert video without audio

3. How to Remove Audio from Video Using ShortCut

Shortcut, an open-source, free, cross-platform video editor for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux, has been around for more than a decade. Of course, you can try this tool to remove sound from a video in Windows 10.

The steps as follows:

Step 1. Open Shortcut then click the Open File button located at the top left.

Step 2. Find and select the video you need and click on the Open button.

Step 3. Next, Shortcut will open the video and will play the video automatically. Now, click the pause button located under the video to pause the video.

Step 4. Click on Export located on the right side of the top menu.

Step 5. Select a video format. It is recommended to select the same video format as the original one.

select video format

Step 6. Click on the Audio tab.

Step 7. Check the Disable audio option.

click disable audio to remove sound

Step 8. Click on the Export File button.

export video file without sound

Step 9. In the Export File window select a location to save the new video file and enter a name for the new video file with the video format extension at the end (e.g., video.mp4 or video.mkv).

Step 10. Click on the Save button. Then, this tool will begin to create your video without audio.

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Now, let’s move on to how to remove sound from video on iPhone.

Part 2. How to Remove Audio from Android and iPhone

More and more people want to know whether they can extract audio from video on their phones.

Of course, you can!

How to Remove Audio from Video on iPhone and iPad

In this tutorial I’m going to use iMovie to extract audio from video.

The steps are:

Step 1. Download iMovie and install it on your iPhone or iPad. The app is available for free and requires iOS 11.4 or later.

Step 2. Launch the Photos app on your iOS device and find the video you want to remove its video from.

Step 3. Select the Edit option and then choose the 3 dots icon at the bottom.

Click edit button to look for iMovie

Step 4. Click on iMovie. If there is no iMovie option, you can select More and then choose Turn on the switch next to iMovie and hit Done to confirm.

Step 5. Select the audio button and tap on it to mute the video sound. Make sure to tap on Done at the top right to confirm the change.

iMovie helps to remove sound from video on iPhone

Now, you have successfully removed the audio from video on your iPhone or iPad device.

How to Remove Audio from Video on Android

To remove audio from video on Android you can try using Timbre, a simple and free Android video editing tool.

Step 1. Download and install Timbre on your Android device.

Step 2. Open Timbre, scroll down to the Video section and select the option Mute.

Step 3. Select the video you want to remove audio from.

Step 4. Timbre will open it in the editor. Now, you only need to click on the Mute icon.

remove audio from video on Android by using Timbre

Step 5. Click the Save button when you receive the following message:

The audio stream of video .MP4 will be removed and saved as my video .MP4 in “/storage /emulated/o/Music”.

Step 6. Timbre will instantly remove the audio and export it to the default location.

Thus, all work has been done.

See! Whether you are using a PC or iPhone/Android you can try using video editing software to remove sound.

Now, I guess you might be wondering:

“Is it possible to remove audio from our videos without installing any software?”

Keep reading to learn more useful ways.

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Part 3. How to Remove Audio from Video Online

Here, if you don’t want to install video editing tools on your device including Windows, Android and iPhone, you can remove audio online. Here, we will show you 2 different ways to extract audio from video online.

1. Audio Remover

If your video file is 500MB or less, you can use Audio Remover to remove audio from any video.

Step 1. Visit Audio Remover website and click on the, “Browse,” button.

Step 2. Navigate to the destination folder, select the video file, and click on the, “Open,” button.

Step 3. Click on the, “Upload Video” button to start removing the audio from video. It may take some time depending on the video length and your bandwidth speed.

Audio remover can remove audio from video online

Step 4. Finally, you just need to click on the download link to download the video with no audio.

2. Kapwing

To remove sound from video online you can try using Kapwing. This online video editing platform not only can help you mute video but also can trim the video using the controls on the right. Besides, it allows you to add text or music to videos and change the playback speed of a video, etc.

Kapwing, a mute video tool, can reduce the video’s audio volume to zero automatically. In other words, it successfully removes audio file from video. Try the following 3 steps to complete this task:

  • Upload a video. You can also paste a link to any video on Kapwing, if it’s already on YouTube or somewhere else online.
  • Choose the section of the video that you want to remove audio from by using the, “Trim,” button on the editor. You can preview the video without sound. After that, click the Create button to generate a muted file. The generating process depends on how long is the video.
  • Click on the Download button to save the video to your computer.

Kapwing is free to use. But, the video you mute will be watermarked and you need to pay a small fee to remove the Kapwing watermark.

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Now, It Is Your Turn

Reading here! I guess you might know how to remove audio from video on any device. Now, you can try a suitable video editing tool to remove sound from video on your PC or Android, or iPhone, or online.

Should you have any ways to remove audio from video, please share them with us by leaving us comments or contacting us via [email protected]. Thanks in advance!

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