Windows 10: Mic used in talking to Cortana

Discus and support Mic used in talking to Cortana in Cortana to solve the problem; Does a Snowball mic work with Cortana in Windows 10, version, build 18362?... Discussion in 'Cortana' started by NathanielKnight, Nov 2, 2019.

  1. Mic used in talking to Cortana

    Does a Snowball mic work with Cortana in Windows 10, version, build 18362?

    NathanielKnight, Nov 2, 2019

  2. Cortana stopped talking recently

    Hi Martin,

    I realize that Cortana is not working properly. I will try to help you with this issue.

    Please answer these questions to get more clarity on this issue:

    • Did you make any changes to the PC after which you are facing this issue?

    • Are you talking to Cortana with your own voice?

    • Is the mic on the PC working fine?

    Suggest you to refer to this article to check if that helps.

    Reasons Cortana doesn't talk to me:

    Keep us informed to help you further.
    Srimadhwa B, Nov 2, 2019
  3. Argel Obm Win User
    cortona used to talk to me (no mic here) now no sound from her why

    Hi Mike,

    We need to verify some information for us to better understand your Cortana concern. Kindly answer the questions below:

    • When did you notice that Cortana has no sound?
    • Were there any changes made on your computer before encountering the issue?
    • Can you still hear any sounds when playing a music or watching a video?
    • Can you hear Cortana when click the mic icon in the Cortana search box?
    • Do you experience the same issue when using a mic to talk to Cortana?
    Argel Obm, Nov 2, 2019
  4. Mic used in talking to Cortana

    cortana won`t talk to me

    Hi Steven,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community.

    It's unfortunate that you are facing this issue. Let me assist you to resolve the issue.

    I appreciate if you could answer few questions to narrow down the issue and to provide you better assistance.

    • Check and verify if Cortana is activated?
    • Does Cortana search and gives any output/result on screen?
    • Is the Language and region settings set to valid value?
    • Check and verify if Cortana available in your region?
    Method 1:

    I suggest you to try to turn Cortana off and then try turning it on back and check if she talks. Refer to the steps below to turn Off and On Cortana:

    • Open Cortana.
    • Click the hamburger button in the top left of the window.
    • Go to Settings and click on off.
    • Follow the same steps to turn it on.
    • Check if issue persists.
    I would suggest you to refer to the article given below and check if that helps.

    Cortana & search

    Hope this information helps, let us know the status of the issue
    Rakesh Narayanaswamy, Nov 2, 2019

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