How Do You Mute a Video on Camera Roll?

Have you ever been in a situation where you need to watch a video on your phone but can’t turn on the sound? Perhaps you’re in a public place, or maybe you just don’t want to disturb others.

Whatever the reason, muting a video on your camera roll can be a handy feature to have. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to do just that.

Step 1: Open the Camera Roll

The first thing you need to do is open the Camera Roll app on your phone. This app stores all the videos and photos that you’ve taken with your device.

On iOS devices:
Open the Photos app from your home screen and navigate to the “Albums” tab. From here, select “Camera Roll” or “Videos.”

On Android devices:
Open the Gallery app from your home screen and select “Albums.” Then choose “Camera” or “Videos.”

Step 2: Select the Video You Want to Mute

Once you’re in the Camera Roll, scroll through until you find the video that you want to mute. Tap on it to open it up.

Step 3: Tap on Edit

At the bottom of your screen, you should see several options such as Share, Edit, Favorite, and Delete. Tap on “Edit.”

Step 4: Tap on Volume Icon

After tapping on edit option, look for a volume icon which will be present at one of corners of video preview window. Clicking this icon will mute/unmute audio of video.

Step 5: Save Your Changes

Once you’ve muted/unmuted the video as per requirement click on ‘Save’ button at top right corner of screen.

  • If you’re using an iPhone or iPad running iOS 10 or later, the changes will be saved automatically.
  • On Android devices, you’ll need to tap “Save” to confirm your changes.


Muting a video on your camera roll can be a useful feature to have, especially when you don’t want to disturb others. The process is simple and easy to follow. By following the above steps, you can easily mute/unmute any video on your camera roll, whether you’re using an iOS or Android device.