1.    22 Nov 2016 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    USB Microphone cuts out every few minutes


    Hello. I have a USB microphone for my computer. When I use it it will work for 5-15 minutes, before suddenly just recording nothing and displaying a 1 bar signal in my Recording Devices sound menu. Sometimes I can get it to work again if I unplug the mic and put it back in to another slot, but not always. I'd really appreciate some help, thanks!
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    23 Nov 2016 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 10
    windows 10

    Check the manufacturer of your sound device like Creative, SigmaTel, Realtek, and visit their website for driver updates. Sometimes old driver causes such issue. update us if that doesn't solves the issue
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    23 Nov 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 10,427
    W10 Insider + Linux

    Also check your Power saving plan > Advanced > USB.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Solved Ethernet cuts out and downgrades link speed
Hey all I'm wondering if anyone can help with this one. around a once a day for the last few days my Ethernet connection between my PC and router (Virgin Media Hub 3 in case your wondering) cuts out for around 30-60 seconds comes back on but...
Network and Sharing
Sound cuts out on Right speaker
Relevant info first: Windows 10 Home Anniversary Edition 1607 Realtek High Definition Audio Driver 6.0.1.7541. Logitech LS21 active speakers For whatever reason, even during playback, the sound will cut out in the right speaker. Unplugging and...
Drivers and Hardware
Sound cuts out intermittently
Hi, Since installing Windows 10, the sound will cut out every so often, usually while watching a video on YouTube or I've downloaded. If I reboot the sound works. I notice that I can't left click on the the task bar when this happens. To reboot I...
Drivers and Hardware
Sound cuts out every few minutes since upgrading to windows 10
Hi, Whenever i'm watching anything in "films and tv" or what was previously windows media player the sound cuts out every minute or so for about 3-4 seconds. I tried watching my shows on a newly downloaded version of VLC and the sound still...
Drivers and Hardware
Mobile Microsoft realigns phone business, cuts 7,800 jobs
More below http://www.winbeta.org/news/microsoft-realigns-phone-business-cuts-7800-jobs-writes-down-76-billion
Windows 10 News
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:16.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums