How to Remove Audio from Video in Premiere Pro/Rush [Complete Guide]

Learn here how to remove audio from video in Premiere Pro/Rush through a step-by-step guide. We have elaborated the process for both mobile and desktop users. Read steps with pictorial representation to learn the simplest approach to do so. Keep reading.

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Dawn Tang

Updated on Aug 22, 2023

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Removing the audio of a video is a common task for a professional editor. Undoubtedly, you can use a music remover from a video, but it still demands proficiency in this field.

That's why every professional needs to understand how to remove audio from video in Premiere Pro and Rush. In this blog, you can also read about how to fix distorted audio in Adobe Audition as well as in Premiere Pro/Rush step-by-step.

How to Remove Audio From Video in Premiere Pro?

Removing audio from video files isn't a difficult task in Premiere Pro. Many professionals use advanced tools related to this software, like adobe audio enhancer.

But you can also perform this action manually with little effort. Here are the steps you need to follow to remove an audio layer in Premiere Pro.

Step 1. Start a new project by clicking on the "File" option in the top menu bar.

File option in the top menu bar

Step 2. Once created, import the video clips by clicking the "Import."

video clips by clicking the Import.

Step 3. The imported video will be shown in the "Project Panel."

Step 4. Drag & drop that video to move to "Timeline."

Drag and drop that video to move to Timeline

Step 5. Select the "Video Clip" from the timeline to remove the audio track.

Step 6. Right-click on that clip & tap on "Unlink."

Right click on that clip and tap on Unlink

Step 7. After unlinking, you can delete a track to remove audio from the video.

Step 8. For this, right-click on the audio track you want to delete.

Step 9. Tap on the "Clear" option to permanently delete the audio from the video.

delete the audio from the video

If you want to manage the background noise instead of making your videos mute, learn here how to remove background noise in Adobe Audition.

Don't you have Premiere Pro but still want to separate the audio from the video? Keep reading, as we will also show you specific software to remove audio from MP4.

How to Remove Audio From Video in Premiere Rush?

Adobe released Premiere Rush back in 2018, using which one can easily perform different video editing tasks. You can delete the audio or improve the original audio of any video clip quickly.

Undoubtedly, many people use tools like free online vocal remover from YouTube to accomplish their tasks. But you can also use this simple tool in an easy way to accomplish this task.

On Mobile📱

Step 1. Add your concerned video clip to the "Timeline."

 video clip to the Timeline

Step 2. Now, "Long Press" the clip to open a dropdown menu.

Step 3. Once you have a menu on your mobile screen, tap "Separate Audio."

Tap separate Audio

Your video and audio clips will be separated once you have followed these steps. After reading these steps, we hope you don't need to learn how to remove sound from video on your phone.

On Desktop👨‍💻

Removing audio from video in Premiere Rush on a desktop/laptop is similar to that on mobile. Here are the steps you must follow in this software on your desktop device to separate audio from your videos.

Step 1. Add your videos to the "Timeline."

Step 2. Right-click on the video clip you want to detach from the audio.

Step 3. Now, choose "Separate Audio" from the options shown in the dropdown menu.

Separate Audio from the options shown in the dropdown menu

You need to follow these steps to remove audio while using Premiere Rush on your desktop device. It is better to try another tool like vocal remover software free download for Windows 10.

Remove Audio from a Video on Windows/MacOS

Some users feel uncomfortable using heavy software like Adobe Premiere Pro on their Windows/Mac devices. It is because such software can slow down the processing of their devices. If you are also one of those editors, you should use the VideoKit software offered by EaseUS.

This software enables its users to perform all basic to advanced tasks related to video editing. It allows you to edit videos, compress them, and convert them from one format to another. In short, you can perform all your tasks related to this specific field using the same tool.

This video editor toolkit also enables users to remove audio from any video or cancel noise in the background. Its AI-based algorithm enables you to perform all these tasks within a few seconds. Here we have enlisted a few features of EaseUS VideoKit.

  • AI-based technology for background noise removal in videos.
  • Automated video format conversion, including HD to MP4 and others.
  • Compatibility with all video formats for universal video editing.
  • Built-in player for editors to preview and assess video clips during editing.

By reading these features, you must know about this software and its main features. Using this, you can easily enhance audio on video within a few steps without slowing your device or disable it from video as follows.

Step 1. Download and launch the software EaseUS VideoKit, and click on the Video Editor feature.

easeus videokit

Step 2. Then you need to choose Add Files to open the video you want to change.

click on add files

Step 3. After that, you can click on the Audio icon.

choose the audio icon

Step 4. In the Audio section, drag the Volume bar to zero, and click on the Save option.

choose reduce the volume to zero

Step 5. And then, you can freely export the video file while choosing different resolutions, qualities, formats, encoders, and frame rates as you like.

choose export the video file

Final Words

You have learned how to remove audio from video in Premiere Pro by reading this blog. We have mentioned a step-by-step process to assist users with experience of all levels.

To automate the process and quickly perform such editing tasks in your video clip, you should use EaseUS Videokit. It has all the necessary features for your work with a simple and user-friendly interface. Download this software to your device and quickly edit your videos using its advanced features.

FAQs about Remove Voice from Video in Premiere Pro

Undoubtedly, you have read a comprehensive blog about voice removal from video using Premiere Pro and Rush. But if you still have quick questions to get answers, here we have listed them.

1. Can you detach audio in Premiere Pro?

Yes, you can detach audio in Premiere Pro by uploading your video to the timeline and unlinking the audio track from the video clip.

2. How do I remove audio from a video clip?

You can remove audio from a video clip using different software like Adobe Premiere Pro/Rush or EaseUS Videokit. Here are some general steps to accomplish this task:

  • Add video to a timeline in the software.
  • Select the clip you want to mute.
  • Right-click on that clip.
  • Choose the "clear" or "unlink" option to remove audio from that clip.

3. Why can't I unlink audio from the video in Premiere?

There might be any reason you may be using an older version of Premiere that restricts you from unlinking audio from video. It is also possible that your device isn't compatible with running Premiere Pro smoothly, so you may be unable to unlink audio from your videos.

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