How to remove background audio noise in your videos for free

Use Camtasia: A step-by-step guide for removing background audio noise from your video files

Background noise is annoying 🔈

While it’s always best to capture clean audio in your video recordings, it’s not always possible. In noisy environments, you can end up with unwanted background noise that you’ll need to remove from your video. Good news! There is a free way to make the audio in your video sound much better using Camtasia.

Camtasia is video editing software and comes with a free trial. It has an automatic noise removal feature built-in and it’s super simple to use.

Removing Background Noise Step-by-step 📋

Step 1

Open Camtasia, click “File” and “Open” and locate the file you want to fix

Step 2

Select the track that has the background noise

Step 3

Click “Audio Effects”

Step 4

Click on the “Noise Removal” box and drag & drop it onto the timeline. That's it!

It's that simple 🔦

Camtasia will automatically reduce background noise. You can also adjust the location by clicking the three lines on either side of the “Noise Removal” bar and then dragging it to your desired location.

If you have a bit more budget and time, there are many other great video editing software programs that are much more powerful like  Adobe Premiere and Final Cut Pro.

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