Starting with Windows 10 version 1809 (October 2018 Update), the Settings app has been updated to offer an easier way to disable input and output devices connected to your computer. In this guide, you’ll learn the steps to quickly disable (or enable) speakers and microphone on Windows 10 version 1809.

How to disable speakers and microphone using Settings

To disable the speakers and microphone using the Settings app on Windows 10, use these steps: Once you’ve completed the steps, depending on your configuration the speakers and microphone will be disabled on your device. Sound settings on Windows 10 version 1809 Disable speakers option on Windows 10 Alternatively, in the Sound page, you can also click the Device properties link under “Sound” or under “Input” to disable each peripheral. If you want to enable your speakers and microphone again, you can use the same instructions, but make sure to click the Enable button on step No. 6 and step No. 8. If you don’t see the options to disable your input and output devices, it’s likely because you’re not running the version of Windows 10 that supports this feature. The ability to control these settings is available starting with the Windows 10 October 2018 Update. All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.