Updating an audio driver
While you’re there, double check that the volume isn’t at zero either.
They should be set to at least 50, but anything from there up to 100 is fine.
It may take a little time for the right update for your driver to appear, which is why it’s important to wait it out.
Some driver updates are packaged into general Windows 10 updates, and some are available independently from creators such as Realtek.
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If you do have a microphone, let’s double check that your Cortana settings are correct.
Those issues can leave people unable to play videos, use certain apps, or hear anything at all from their speakers.