iPhone Screen Recording No Sound? Fixed

Updated by Brian Davis on Mar 30, 2022 4:00 PM

With the release of iOS 11 in 2017, iPhone introduced the new feature—Screen Recording which was widely appreciated by its users. While many third-party apps can be used to record the screen on an iPhone, Apple's own software is always trusted by us and can avoid the hassle of downloading apps.

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However, with the update of iOS systems like iOS 13/13.2, more and more users may come into the situation that iPhone screen recording no sound and this issue has been reported in the forums many times over the world. So If you are also facing the issues like this, don't worry. Here I will provide you the 7 detailed solutions on how to fix this problem.

Part 1. Why does screen recording on iPhone have no sound
Part 2. Top 7 methods to fix iPhone screen recording no sound
    Tip 1. Make sure you have opened Screen Recording function
    Tip 2. Turn on the Microphone
    Tip 3. Use TunesKit iOS System Recovery hot tip
    Tip 4. Update the iOS system
    Tip 5. Reset device settings
    Tip 6. Restart your iPhone
    Tip 7. Restore iPhone via iTunes
Part 3. The bottom line

Part 1. Why does screen recording on iPhone have no sound

While recording the screen on iPhone, you may find that there is no sound on the video. To troubleshoot this issue, we list up some probable reasons iPhone Screen Recording no sound.

1. Wrong settings. The wrong personal settings will lead to this screen recording issue.

2. Software glitches. If the Screen Recording program runs with bugs, there will be no sound on your recorded video.

3. System issue. In some cases, when you update your system, a bug will cause this knotty issue.

4. Microphone broke. Unfortunately, a broken microphone will not capture your voice. You can use another application to check if your microphone is still working well.

Part 2. Top 7 methods to fix iPhone screen recording no sound

In this part, we will show you 7 different methods to fix this recording issue. You can first watch the following video to learn the how-to.

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Tip 1. Make sure you have opened Screen Recording function

Before fixing the iPhone Screen Recording no sound, you should first make sure you have turn on the Screen Recording function.

Step 1. Go to Setting > Control Center

Step 2. Press Customize Controls

Step 3. Add the Screen Recording button to the Control Center.

add screen recording

Tip 2. Turn on the Microphone

Check if you had opened the microphone on your iPhone. If not, the issue iPhone Screen Recording no sound will occur. Here are the steps on turning on the microphone on your phone.

Step 1. Swipe up your Phone and Find Control Center

Step 2. Long press the Screen Recording button and you will see a pop-up with an option for Microphone Audio.

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Step 3. Turn the Microphone Audio button on.

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Tip 3. Use TunesKit iOS System Recovery to fix iPhone screen recording no sound

If you have tried the above tips but still can't fix your problem, maybe there is something wrong with your iOS system that causes your iPhone Screen Recording sound missing.

Processing with the function of recovering the iOS system, TunesKit iOS System Recovery can help your fix any iOS issues without complicated operation of backing up and any data loss. It's a powerful iOS repair tool that can fix 150+ iOS issues on iPhone/ iPad/ iPod touch/ Apple TV with 3 easy steps like iPhone echo problem, iPhone not ringing issue, and iPad won't charge.

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Here are the steps on how to use it to fix iPhone Screen Recording not working.

Step 1 Open TunesKit and Connect your iPhone to PC

Connect your iPhone with a computer by using a USB cable. Then after your phone has been detected by this software, click Start.

connect ios device

Step 2 Select a repairing mode and download firmware package

To fix Screen Recording on iPhone, you should choose Standard Mode first.

select mode

Note: Standard Mode can help you fix the common iOS system issues without any data loss like this one. Advanced Mode can help you fix more serious problems, but it will erase all the data on your devices.

Then, make sure your device info is correct and press Download to download the firmware package.

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Step 3 Fix iPhone Screen Recording no sound

After the firmware package has been downloaded, you just need to click the Repair button and wait for the recovering process finished.

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What's more, TunesKit is more than an iOS system repair tool, it not only can help you downgrade iOS, provides 1-click to enter/exit recovery mode for free, but also can fix iTunes errors like iTunes Error 54, iTunes Error 39. As it's very easy to operate, you can fix this problem by yourself and without asking for help from any specialists. So why not download it and have a try?

Tip 4. Update the iOS system

Update your iOS system to the latest version can fix some system issues like iPhone sceen recording no sound. Sometimes it is just a minor bug and will be fixed in the coming iOS version. Keep your iPhone in the latest iOS version would not be a bad choice.

Step 1. Go to Setting > Find General

Step 2. Tap Software Update

Step 3. Press Install Now

update ios system

Tip 5. Reset device settings

If your problem still exists, you can reset your iPhone to the factory setting. And before you do this, you should know that this action will erase all the data on your phone. So you had better back up your data first.

To reset your iPhone, you should do the following steps.

Step 1. Go to Setting > Find General

Step 2. Press Reset

Step 3. Chose Erase All Content and Settings

set factory settings

Notes: Make sure that you have back up your iPhone data before resetting. You can back up your data by iCloud or iTunes.

Tip 6. Restart your iPhone

You can also try to restart your iphone to fix this screen recording problem. In most cases, users can restart their iPhones to overcome most iOS glitches as the restarting will force refresh the iPhone caches and do a soft reset on iPhone. Here are the steps on restarting your iphone.

Step 1. Press the button to which the blue arrow points to according to the picture below until your phone's interface appears a slider.

Step 2. Drag the slider and wait for 30 seconds to turn off your phone.

Step 3. Press the button shown in the picture again to turn on your phone.

restart iphone ways

Tip 7. Restore iPhone via iTunes

If the above 6 methods are not working, you can restore your iPhone to solve the iPhone screen recording no sound problem. However, restoring an iPhone will erase all the data on your device. If you don’t want to lose any data on your phone, you would better make a backup before restoring it. The following is a step-by-step guide for how to restore your iPhone via iTunes.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to a computer and launch iTunes.

Step 2. Turn off your iPhone and then put it into Recovery mode.

Step 3. Click on the little iPhone icon, and select the Summary tab.

Step 4. Hit on the Restore iPhone option to restore your iPhone.

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Part 3.The bottom line

Here are all the top 7 tips to fix no sound on screen recording iPhone. If you still have no idea of how to fix this problem or still have other iOS issues in your digital devices, please leave your voice in the comments without hesitation. Or you can download and use TunesKit iOS System Recovery to fix your iOS devices.

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