Unable to Hear Audio in Movie Maker on Windows 10
In Windows 10 there are lots of features added in Movie Maker, this is one of the simplest tools that allows user to create, edit videos without need of any professional skill. But in Windows 10, users reported that they can’t hear audio in their Movie Maker project. This is very wired issue, but don’t worry because fortunately some solutions are available to resolve this problem.
When user attaches an audio file in their Movie Maker project and play it then video plays but without music, this issues generally occurs in windows 10. This issue is very irritating for those users that are using Movie Maker on regular basis. If you are suffering from such situation then you might want to have a closer look at below given solutions.
Methods to fix the Problem with Audio in Movie Maker on Windows 10
Method 1 – Try to reboot the Windows Audio service
Step 1: Go to the search box and type services, select Services from the list of results.
Step 2: In the Services window find Windows Audio from the list of services.
Step 3: After finding Windows Audio Right click on the service and select Stop from the menu.
Step 4: After it right click on the same service again and select Start from the menu.
It is hope that sound must be now working in Movie Maker.
You can do the same thing via different way, apply the below given steps:
Step 1: Open Task Manager by pressing Ctrl + Shift + Esc on your keyboard.
Step 2: Navigate to the Services tab.
Step 3: Find AudioSrv (Windows Audio), and right click on it.
Step 4: Select restart from the list, this service will take 10 seconds to restart.
Although both the given tricks are very effective, but you will have to execute these steps every time when you run a Movie Maker project or reboot your computer/laptop.
Method 2 – Turn off DTS Sound
Step 1: Go to the Search bar and type DTS sound, select DTS Sound from list of results.
Step 2: At the DTS Sound window click on the power button icon present at the left. After it the DTS Sound window turn into gray, it means that it has been turned off.
Step 3: After it, run Movie Maker and check if the audio works.
If you want to use DTS sound then just set it to internal from the main screen as an alternative of turning it off fully.
Method 3 – Use WMV format instead
According to report, WMV video files work without any issues in Movie Maker, so if you are unable to solve the issue after applying above given tricks then you can convert your video files to WMV format and then use them in Movie Maker without any error.
Sometime due to any bug or other internal issue this problem generates, so to fix them on Window 10 you need a professionally programmed PC scanner. This app will scan your computer/laptop and fix all the internal issues automatically. So it is suggested to scan your PC with this tool at once and make Windows 10 error free.