Windows 10: audio

Discus and support audio in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; i am having trouble with my audio -- alas speakers not working etc -- and ideas --- a big red X next to speaker icon any ideas ---ted... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by ted_1000, Feb 14, 2020.

  1. ted_1000 Win User


    i am having trouble with my audio -- alas speakers not working etc -- and ideas --- a big red X next to speaker icon any ideas ---ted

    ted_1000, Feb 14, 2020
  2. Ryan Fra Win User

    Can not record audio.


    We suggest that you run troubleshooting for Audio Recording by following these steps:

    • Type troubleshooting on the search box.
    • Click View all.
    • Select Recording Audio.
    • Follow the steps to troubleshoot Recording Audio.

    Let us know if you need further help.
    Ryan Fra, Feb 14, 2020
  3. Audio not working

    Hi Mirdula,

    Before we proceed, I would like you to provide the information stated below:

    • Did you make any changes to the PC prior to this issue?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you performed to fix the issue?

    For now, I suggest that you refer to the article, Windows 10 – Audio Troubleshooting Tips
    and check if the steps provided helps rectify the issue.

    Hope this helps

    Vanessa Sohtun, Feb 14, 2020
  4. audio

    Audio Flipping sides problem


    Welcome to Microsoft Community and we appreciate your interest in Windows 10.

    Let help you to fix the issue.

    To understand the issue better, provide us more information.

    • Is the issue is specific to only export stream videos?

    • Try playing other videos/audio and let us know the status?
    I appreciate the steps you have performed. Let’s try simple steps and check if this helps. Follow the below steps provided.

    Step 1.

    I would suggest you to run sound audio troubleshooter, it will automatically detect the problem and fix it. Follow the below steps.

    • Press Windows key + R and click on
      Control Panel

    • Click on View by: category and click on
      Small icon.

    • Now click on troubleshooting and click on
      Hardware and Sound.

    • Click on Playing Audio and Click on

    • Click on Advanced on the Audio troubleshooter dialog box and click on Run as administrator (Enter the credentials if required).

    • Click on Next and follow onscreen instruction complete the Audio troubleshooter.
    If the issue still persist, try the below steps.

    Step 2.

    I suggest you to set the headset as default and check.

    • Right click on the on the sound icon on the Windows taskbar.

    • Click on Sounds and click on Playback

    • Click on the headset and set it as default by clicking on the
      Set default button.

    • Now click Apply and OK.
    Hope this helps. Post us with the status we will be glad to help you.
    Billion Debbarma, Feb 14, 2020


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