In case, the user faces the issue Microphone resets to 0 volumes then they cannot be able to communicate online. The reason for the issue might be the problematic driver. So, to fix this issue you should run the Audio Troubleshooter and scan the system for malware with Webroot antivirus through www.webroot.com/safe. This software will scan your device for malware. In this blog, you will read the method to fix if Microphone keeps resetting to 0 volume.
Method To Fix If Microphone Keeps Resetting to 0 Volume:
1. Run Audio Troubleshooter:
For this, the user should visit to Search and then types troubleshoot in the search bar and then open Troubleshoot settings. Now in Troubleshooting window, you need to visit to Additional troubleshooters. After this, you need to tap on the Recording Audio and then tap on the Run the troubleshooter button. At this point, check the problem has been resolved or not. If the problem is not solved, then from the same window you need to run the Speech troubleshooter. At last, you should choose the correct microphone which you wish to troubleshoot.
2. Initiate System Restore:
You should press Windows Key + S together and then input system restore. Now from the menu, you need to select Create a restore point. At this point, the System Properties window will display on your screen. Then, you need to tap on the System Restore button. Here, you will see System Restore window will display and then tap on Next button to continue. After this, you have to check Show more restore points option. Next, you need to choose the specific restore point and then hit on Next option. At last, you need to follow the on screen instructions to finish the restoration process.
3. Forbid Apps to Control Microphone:
First of all, you should visit to Search and then write control panel. After this, you need to open Control Panel from the results. If Control Panel opens up on your screen, you should choose Sound option. At this point, you should visit to Recording tab and then double-tap on your microphone. Here under Advanced tab, you should uncheck Allow applications to take exclusive control of this device. Lastly, you should tap on Apply and OK button to save the changes.
4. Perform a Malware Scan with Webroot Antivirus:
This issue occurs may be due to malware on your Computer. Sometimes, malware interfere in your microphone device and it slowdowns the volume levels on your PC. To fix this issue, you should perform a malware scan with Webroot antivirus through www.webroot.com/safe . It will remove the malware from your Computer and also secure it from all kinds of cyber attacks.
5. Reinstall your Microphone Driver:
The customer should tap on Windows Key + X at the same time in order to open Win + X menu. Now, you need to choose Device Manager from the list. If Device Manager opens up on your screen, then you should find the problematic device and then right-tap on it and then select Uninstall device. If confirmation menu displays on your screen, then tap on Uninstall option. When the driver is removed, then you need to hit on Scan for hardware changes icon.
6. Set your Microphone as Default Recording Device:
The user should right tap on the volume control icon which is located in the bottom right side of the screen. Now from the menu, you should select Open Sound settings. Here, you need to tap on Manage sound devices. At the end, you should see the Input devices category and then locate any other devices besides your microphone and just hit on it and then choose the Disable button under it.
For more help related to Webroot, the user should visit to the site of Webroot via www.webroot.com/safe.