How to Enable Mic Boost Option in Windows 10

Some of the users are reporting that they are not able to find the Mic Boost option by going to their Microphone Properties window. Other users are complaining that apart from the Mic Boost option, they are also not getting the Enhancements option. If you wish to enable Mic boost option in Windows 10, then follow the instructions listed below.

How to Enable Mic Boost Option in Windows 10

•Run the Audio Troubleshooter in Windows 10

1.    Click on the Windows and R keys together to launch the Run panel.

2.    After that, enter “ms-settings:troubleshoot” to launch the troubleshooting option of the Settings tab.

3.    Go down to the Find and fix other problem option located in the Troubleshoot option.

4.    Press on the Recording option,

5.    After that, press on the Run the troubleshooter option.

6.    Choose the Microphone option and after that, press on the Next option.

7.    Let the investigation to finish.

8.    Press on the Apple this fix option in case you have got the repair strategy.

9.    After completing the procedure, start the system again.

10.    Check whether you have successfully enabled mic boost option in Windows 10.

•Update Windows and Sound Drivers

1.    Keep pressing on the Windows and R keys together to launch the Run dialog window.

2.    You need to write “ms-settings:windows update” in the given box.

3.    Click on the Enter button to launch the Windows Update option of the Update and Security option.

4.    Press on the Check for updates option given in the Windows Update menu.

5.    Go through the prompts mentioned on the screen for installing the latest updates for Windows.

6.    In case you will be asked to start the system again before the installing process is finished, then go through this procedure.

7.    Ensure to go back to the menu list after completing the updating process.

8.    In case you still not find the Mic option. Then follow the steps mentioned below for updating the Microphone driver in Windows 10.

9.    Click on the Windows and R keys together for opening the Run pop-up box.

10.    Enter “devmgmt.msc” in the provided field.

11.    Click on the Enter option for opening the Device Manager menu.

12.    Enlarge the pull-down list linked with Audio inputs and outputs.

13.    You have to right-click on the microphone device and after that, select the Properties option.

14.    Open the Driver option.

15.    Press on the Update driver option in the Properties window.

16.    Press on the Search automatically for updated driver software option given on the next window.

17.    In case you have to find the latest version of the driver, go through the prompts mentioned on the screen for installing the latest version on the system.

18.    After finishing this procedure, start the system and check you have enabled mic boot option in your Windows 10 PC.

Steps to Boot Microphone Volume in Windows

•    Click on the Windows and R keys together for opening the Run prompt box.

•    Enter “mmsys.cpl”.

•    Click on the Enter button for opening the Sound menu.

•    Press on the recording option located in the Sound menu.

•    Choose the microphone which you are deciding to boost the microphone volume in Windows.

•    Click on the Properties button.

•    Click on the Levels option given in the Microphone Properties display.

•    You can change the Microphone Boost slider as per your wish.

Eleanor  is a jack of all trades : an experienced IT technicians, writer, researcher, and a self-professed Software expert. As a single software engineer, she has in-depth knowledge of Webroot Antivirus  and she likes to write tutorials, reviews, news, and reports about the same under webroot support

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