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How To Unlink Audio Davinci Resolve 2023 (NEW Method)

To separate the audio file from a video in DaVinci Resolve 18+, simply right-click on the clip and select "Unlink" from the context menu once you have selected the particular media channel that you wish to separate. For a more detailed guide on how to separate audio tracks from video layers in your DaVinci Resolve timeline, continue reading this post.

January 26, 2023
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Separating Audio And Video In Davinci Resolve 17 - 18+

Separating Audio tracks from your video tracks in DaVinci Resolve is a helpful ability to have during the editing process. By separating the audio track, you can edit each layer individually however you like. You may also want to replace the audio track with another if the original sound does not fit the video.

Removing The Audio From A Video Clip In Davinci Resolve

Open up the edit tab, then select the option to silence the audio from the video volume button. You can also just drag the slider handle all the way to the bottom to mute the sound completely. Now here's what you should do if you needed to remove the entire audio track itself:

How Do I Separate Audio Channels In Davinci Resolve?

If you need to remove the original sound from a video in DaVinci Resolve, all you need to do is click the chain-link icon to separate the two layers, then delete the audio track by pressing 'del' on your keyboard. Here's another way to do it:

  1. Open your project in DaVinci Resolve and go to the Edit page.
  2. In the timeline, select the clip that you want to separate the audio and video for.
  3. Right-click on the clip and select "Unlink" from the context menu.
  4. The audio and video components of the clip will be separated into two different clips in the timeline. You can now delete the audio track without affecting the video.

Davinci Resolve Delete Audio Without Deleting Video

Once your audio and video layer are separated, you can delete either channel individually without deleting the other. See step 4 in the section above.