There are lots of fantastic videos on YouTube. People enjoy sharing various videos about their life experience with friends on YouTube. Sometimes, you may want to make these videos more interesting or special. Therefore, you will have to edit these videos by yourself. Among the whole editing process, audio deletion from the YouTube video is a necessary part. Perhaps you are not very satisfied with the audio quality in the video or you would like to add some special background music to the video instead of the original audio. So in order to present different styles of videos, you need to know how to remove audio from YouTube video. Next you will access to several ways to remove audio from YouTube video.

Part 1. Download YouTube Video Firstly with Leawo YouTube Downloader.

Before you remove audio from YouTube video, you must ensure you have downloaded the YouTube video. But how to download YouTube videos? That could be a problem facing many people. Here I recommend Leawo YouTube Downloader, a professional YouTube Downloader designed by Leawo Software. This program is able to download videos from more than 100 online sites including YouTube, Facebook, Dailymotion, AOL, iFilm, Myspace, etc. Besides, it has other powerful functions, such as download videos while watching them online, manage downloaded videos easily, and allow you to set max download tasks, etc. The program has a Mac version as well. Download and install the right version of Leawo Video Downloader based on the operating system of your computer, and then follow the guide to download YouTube video step by step.

   

Guide to download YouTube videos with Leawo YouTube Downloader

Step 1: Locate Source YouTube Video

On the interface of the program > Click “Download” tab > paste the URL of a source YouTube video > Click the green right arrow icon to load the source video

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Step 2: Add Video(s) to Downloading Queue

Click a green arrow on the right side > Open a listed panel with your videos > Click the “Download” icon to add video(s) to downloading queue.

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Step 3: Start Downloading YouTube Videos

After that, go to“Downloading” tab to check the downloading process, and manage downloaded video files under “Downloaded” tab.

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Part 2. Remove audio from YouTube video with Leawo Video Converter

After downloading YouTube videos, you can use Leawo Video Converter to remove audio from YouTube video. Leawo Video Converter is a professional Video Converter that is designed to convert videos of up to 1080P and audio files between almost all formats like MP4, AVI, FLV, MOV, WMV, MKV, M4V, MPEG, 3GP, etc. This is the most important function. Not only that, but it offers powerful editing features, including trim video to millisecond, crop video to precise size, adjust video brightness/contrast/saturation, set audio volume (include remove audio from video), add image/text watermark, rotate video for special angle. In short, Leawo Video Converter is a powerful program for video converting and editing. Download and install Leawo Video Converter on your computer (Mac users should switch to Mac version of Leawo Video Converter), and then follow the guide below to remove audio from YouTube video by use of Leawo Video Converter.

   

Guide to remove audio from YouTube video with Leawo Video Converter.

Step 1: After installation, enter into main interface of Leawo Video Converter,click “Add Video” button on the sub-menu to load your downloaded YouTube video (or directly drag and drop the video)

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Step 2: Click the edit button under the big green “Convert” button to turn to the editing interface.

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Step 3: On the editing interface, select “Effect” tab on the left side. And then set the “Volume Zoom” to “0”. And then Click “OK”.

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Step 4: On the main interface, click the green “Convert” button to set output directory under “Save to” box in popup panel. If you are using a trial version, you need to click “Agree” to begin conversion trial. Finally, click the other “Convert” button at the bottom to start the conversion.

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Step 5: After that, you will get the interface of the conversion process. Once finished, you will get the YouTube video without audio.

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Part 3. Remove Audio from YouTube Video Using VLC

In addition to Leawo Video Converter, there are also other program for removing audio from YouTube video. VLC Media Player is another choice. VLC is a free program which is capable of playing various videos and audios. Besides, users could edit the videos with the help of VLC freely. You can edit and convert the video, or add subtitles to the video etc. Now I will show you how to remove audio from YouTube video with the help of VLC.

Step 1. Download VLC program and install on your computer.

Step 2. Open the program. After installation, you can click the VLC icon to open the program to enter the main interface. Then click Media on the main menu and choose Convert/Save option. Or you can just press Ctrl+R using the keyboard to open the dialog.

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Step 3. Add the YouTube video. After clicking Covert/Save, you can see the dialog box where you can add the YouTube video file that you want to extract audio to delete. You can select the YouTube video file on your computer by clicking Add button. Then click Covert/Save at the bottom to continue.

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Step 4. Choose the profile you want to remove audio from and set the video parameters. You can just choose profile option to choose the format of YouTube video. When you select the profile, click the editing icon beside it to set the detailed parameters of the video.

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Step 5. Enter the profile edition interface and configure the audio codec. Choose Audio Codec, and then if you want to remove the audio from the selected YouTube video, just untick the Audio option. Then the audio will be removed from the video. Next click Save button to continue.

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Step 6. Choose the destination file route. You can click Browse button to choose the final output path of the video without audio. Finally, click Start and the process of removing audio from YouTube video will be completed in a short time.

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Removing audio from YouTube video with the help of VLC Media Player is not difficult any more. Just follow the above steps, then you can obtain a new piece of video without audio with ease.

Part 4. Remove Audio from YouTube Video Using YouTube

Besides VLC Media Player, YouTube could also be used to remove audio from video. Compared to VLC, YouTube video editor may take you more time. Usually, The conversion process include two parts: upload the original video and download the converted video which is not inclusive of audio. The detailed steps will be listed below. Please go ahead.

step 1.Enter the main interface of YouTube and log in to your account.

Move to the “Convert” tab and you can see one similar window as below. Then click “Add Video” button to load source video files into this video to MP3 converter. Or just drag and drop source video files directly into the proper program. You can alter the imported files in the panel and have access to all related information of files properties – just right click on the file you are interested in and then select “media information”.

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step 2.Click the Upload button on the top of homepage.

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step 3.Choose the video from your computer. You can click the red arrow icon to choose the file you want to upload. Here, remember to mark it as Private.

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step 4.Wait for the video to be uploaded in several seconds.

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step 5.Click Publish button and then the video will be uploaded to YouTube immediately.

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step 6.Once the video is uploaded to YouTube, choose Creator Studio on the main menu of YouTube.

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step 7.Enter the Creator Studio page and then choose Create < Video Editor. Drag the video you have just uploaded to YouTube to the video editor.

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step 8.After adding the video to the video editor, then you can choose Audio option. In order to remove the audio from the video, you only need to use the volume slider to mute the video.

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step 9.Next you can just click Create video button to save the new video on YouTube.

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step 10.When the new video without audio has been created, then you can see it on your video playlist. Then the next you need to do is to download the new video to your computer from the list. The above are the detailed steps about removing audio from YouTube video.

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After referring to the two methods to remove audio from YouTube video, you must have a general idea about the detailed steps. Both of the methods are free to users and they are quite convenient to be used. You can use them to remove audio from video without limitations. Just have a try.