How to Perform A Headphone and Mic Test on Your Windows PC

How to Perform A Headphone Test on Your Windows PC

STEP 1. Connect Your Headphones to Your Windows PC

STEP 2. Make Sure Your Headphones’ Volume Is Turned up

STEP 3. Open the Sound Control Panel on Your PC

STEP 4. Enable Your Headphones on the Playback tab

STEP 5. Set Your Headphones as Default Device

STEP 6. Drag the Volume Slider to the Right on Levels Tab

STEP 7. Test Any Program Event with A Speaker Icon on Sounds Tab

How to Perform A Microphone Test on Your Windows PC

Method 1. Do A Microphone Test with the Sound Control Panel

Method 2. Test Your Microphone Using Microsoft Sound Recorder

Troubleshooting Tips on Headphone and Mic Not Working Issues

Run Windows Troubleshooter

Check the Connections

Re-installing the Hardware Drivers

Select Different Formats for Input/Output

Check Your Apps Permission/Settings

Conclusion

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