As a frequent user of Reddit, you may have realized that whenever you play certain videos no sound accompanies them.
You may be wondering why and you may also be wondering how to get sound on your videos when you use Reddit.
In this article, you are going to learn why sound does not play for certain videos. You are also going to learn How to get sound on Reddit.
How To Get Sound On Reddit
By default Reddit, has its videos on mute when you play them. What it means is that once you tap on the video to play it, you will not hear any sound, however, this can be corrected very simply.
Other NSFW videos also do not come with sound this is because it may not be safe for particular environments you may find yourself in as you play the video. Find out how to get sound on Reddit.
By Turning Off Mute
NSFW videos played on Reddit are muted by default. However, you can turn off the mute button to play sound as well.
Go to any video on Reddit you would like to play. Tap on the video to play. At the bottom right corner of the video, you will see a mute button.
By default, Reddit videos tagged NSFW are muted. Tapping the mute button to unmute the video. You should begin to hear the sound once you tap the unmute button.
Turn off “Mute videos by default” on iOS devices
There is a feature on the Reddit iOS app that allows you to decide whether to turn on or turn off “Mute videos by default”. Follow this guide to toggle it off.
Reddit > Tap your profile icon at the top right > Tap on Settings > Scroll down to Advanced and tap on “Mute videos by default” to toggle it off. Videos should play with sound afterward.
Open Reddit on PC and go to any video you would like to play. At the bottom right corner of the video, click on the mute button to play sound.
Check your device’s volume settings if the video does not play sound.
You may have wondered many times why no sound accompanies your videos on Reddit.
This is simply because, by default, Reddit mutes certain videos which are tagged NSFW.
All you need to do to hear sound is to click or tap on the Unmute button while the video plays.