How Do I Link a Video to Camera Roll?

Are you looking to share a video that’s on your camera roll? It can be a bit tricky to link a video to camera roll, but don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through the process of linking a video to camera roll in just a few simple steps.

Step 1: Locate the Video

First things first, open up your camera roll and locate the video that you want to link. Once you’ve found it, select it by tapping on it.

Step 2: Tap the Share Button

Next, tap on the share button which is usually located in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen. It looks like an arrow pointing upwards out of a box.

Step 3: Select the Copy Link Option

After tapping on the share button, various sharing options will appear. Look for and select “Copy Link” option. This will copy the video’s URL to your clipboard.

Step 4: Open Notes App

Now, head over to your notes app by swiping up from your home screen and searching for “Notes”. Once you’ve opened it, create a new note or open an existing one.

Step 5: Paste Video URL in Note

In the new note or existing one, tap and hold where you want to paste the URL until “Paste” appears. Then tap “Paste”. The URL should now be pasted into your note.

Step 6: Tap Video Link in Note

Tap on the video link in your note. This should open up Safari web browser with the video playing.


  • If it doesn’t take you directly to Safari web browser then copy and paste that video link into Safari.
  • Make sure that the video is not marked as private, or it won’t be accessible to anyone who clicks on the link.

Step 7: Share Your Video Link

Once you have confirmed that the video link works, tap on the share button in Safari and select your preferred sharing method such as email or social media.


  • You can also copy the link again and share it with others through any medium you like.
  • The receiver should be able to open the link and watch your video from their device.

Using these simple steps, you can easily link a video from your camera roll to share with others. Now go ahead and share those amazing videos with your friends and family!