Methods to fix Windows 10 Volume Control is not working
Volume or Sound issue is one of the common problems that come with every Windows operating system. In windows 10 the problem is little different, according to some Windows 10 users they’re unable to open Sound Control bar from the taskbar. This issue is very irritating and due to this user gets unable to adjust system volume. In this article two methods are given that will help you to fix this problem with ease, apply one by one carefully.
Methods to Repair Missing Volume Control Problem in Windows 10
Method 1 – Reinstall Sound Drivers
Sometimes the issue may happen when sound or audio drivers get dysfunctional. Due to missing or corrupted sound driver you may also have to face the same issue. You can verify the Windows 10 sound driver by applying below given steps:
Step 1: Open the Playback device, right-click on the speaker icon present in taskbar
Step 2: Double click on default playback device
Step 3: Controller information-> click Properties
Step 4: Navigate to Change Settings-> Driver tab
Step 5: At this place you have to execute some options, attempt to update sound driver (click on the update driver). If you are unable to find any sound driver then go online for the appropriate driver and install it. After the completion of installation reboot your computer.
If the problem still unsolved then issue is probably not related to the driver. Go to the method 2.
Method 2 – Try to Reset Audio Service
This trick was effective in the previous version of Windows operating system, to reset audio service in Windows 10 apply the following steps:
Step 1: Click on the start menu-> Search -> type services.msc
Step 2: Select Services from the search result
Step 3: Find Windows Audio and right click on it-> Properties
Step 4: Make sure that Startup type is set to Automatic
Step 5: After it, click on the Stop and wait until the process is completed.
Step 6: Reboot your computer and check that Windows 10 Volume Control not working is fixed or not.
Automatic method to solve Windows 10 Volume Control not working
Above given both methods are able to repair Windows 10 Volume Control not working issue, if you are still unable to get rid of Windows 10 audio issue then you can apply an automatic method to fix it. This tool will help you to repair this error only if the problem is related with the Windows 10 registry and any internal error.