How to Adjust Microphone Input Volume Windows 10

In Windows 10 you can adjust the input volume of you microphone to make it louder or quieter

Prerequisites: N/A

Difficulty Level: Member • Nerd • Platypus

Estimated Time: 5 Minutes

Expected Outcome: You will have adjusted the volume of your microphone

Tools Required: A PC running Windows 10 with a microphone Screen Shot 2020-03-27 at 5.00.45 PM-1

Steps to Perform 

  1. Right click on the volume icon on the right side of the task bar
    1. Click on Open Sound Settings
    2. Scroll down to Input, make sure your microphone is selected as the input device then click Device properties
    3. Adjust the volume slider to the volume you want