The Camera app on the Samsung Galaxy Note2 doesn’t provide a way to turn off the camera shutter sound. This can cause a problem when taking photos at events such as weddings where you would want silence. There is a workaround though.
Perhaps the easiest solution for most users would be to use a third party camera app. There are many of them available at Google Play such as Silent Camera or VolShutter Camera. Both apps will allow you to take photos without shutter sound.
If your device is rooted, you can use an app like ES File Explorer to rename a few files to disable the camera shutter. Just navigate to \system\media\audio\ui and rename the following files:
Do you have more ways to disable the camera shutter sound on the Galaxy Note2? Please share them with others in the comments section below.