To get a perfect video conferencing experience, one needs to have a decent webcam and microphone. Few users have reported a slow microphone volume issue. So here we have shared two best methods for Increase microphone volume in Windows 10 computers.

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To get a perfect video conferencing experience, one needs to have a decent webcam and microphone. However, many people are discovering that their personal computer is not up to scratch. One of the most common problems users face is slow microphone volume. Look, the internal and external microphones have a different base volume when transmitting your voice to other parts.

How to increase microphone volume in Windows 10

So if you feel that the volume of your microphone is too low then you need to increase the microphone volume in Windows 10. Windows 10 allows you to check the output volume of your microphone. So in this article, we have decided to share a working method to increase microphone volume by 100% in Windows 10.

Step 1. First of all, open the Windows 10 start menu and Search Control Panel. Open the Control Panel from the list.

Search Control Panel

Step 2. In Control Panel, click the ‘Sound’ option.

click on the 'Sound' option
click on the “Sound” option

Step 3. Now you will see a window like this.

Sound options

Step 4. You need to select the ‘Recording’ tab, as shown in the screenshot below.

select the 'Recording' tab
select the “Recording” tab

Step 5 On the Recording tab, click ‘Microphone’ and then in the “Properties”

click on 'Microphone' and then on 'Properties'
click on “Microphone” and then “Properties”

Step 6 Then select the “Levels” tab, as shown in the screenshot below.

Select the 'Levels' tab
Select the “Levels” tab

Step 7 Below the levels, increase the microphone volume to 100%. The microphone boost option can be used to increase the volume output. You can change the default value, but we recommend that you use +10 or +20.0 dB.

Set the microphone volume
Set the microphone volume

2. Updating audio drivers

You should also update the audio driver to increase the microphone volume. You can manually update the audio driver from Device Manager. Also, you can use third-party driver update tools for Windows to update your audio drivers.

Audio driver update
Audio driver update

Once you have updated the drivers for your hardware, restart your computer and check the microphone volume. If you still have a low volume, it’s time to check the microphone on another computer.

So this is how you can increase the microphone volume in Windows 10. Hope this article has helped you! Share it with your friends too.

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