No Sound on ASUS Laptop on Windows 10 [Solved]

Your ASUS laptop sound doesn’t work at all, and no sound is from the speakers or the audio jack. That can be frustrating. But not to worry. You can get the sound back with one of the methods below.

Try these methods

Method 1: Run audio troubleshooter
Method 2: Ensure the volume is not muted
Method 3: Ensure your audio devices are not disabled
Method 4: Set default audio devices
Method 5: Turn off audio enhancements
Method 6: Update audio drivers


Method 1: Run audio troubleshooter

To fix ASUS Laptop sound not working issues in Windows 10, you can run the Windows 10 built-in audio troubleshooter, which can detect the audio problems automatically. Then you just need to follow the wizard to fix the problem.

Here’s how to run the audio troubleshooter.

1) On your keyboard, press Win+S (the Windows logo key and the S key) to open search.

2) Type ‘troubleshoot settings’ into the search box and select Troubleshooter setting from the result list.

3) Click on Additional troubleshooters.

4) Click on Playing Audio -> Run the Troubleshooter.

5) Follow the wizard to finish the troubleshoot.

If you can’t fix the sound issue with the audio troubleshooter, you can try other methods to fix the problem.


Method 2: Ensure the volume is not muted

Sometimes the volume can be muted accidentally. So check if the volume is muted. To do so:

1) Right-click on the speaker icon in the taskbar, and select Open Volume mixer.

open volume mixer

2) If you see a red circle with a line through the volume control of the Device, it means the device is muted. In that case, select the volume control to unmute. After that, the sound issue will resolve.

unmute the device

Method 3: Ensure your audio devices are not disabled

Once you can’t hear sound from your ASUS laptop, it’s possible your audio devices are disabled. So check and ensure your audio devices are not disabled.

To do so:

1) On your keyboard, press Win+I (the Windows key and the I key) at the same time to open the Settings window.

2) Select System.

select system

3) Select Sound in the left pane. Then in the right pane, choose your output device and click on Device properties.

open device properties

4) Ensure the Disable check box is cleared.

ensure the disable check box is cleared

If this doesn’t resolve your problem, continue to the next method.


Method 4: Set your audio device as the default device

If the audio device you’re using is not set as the default device, you can’t hear sound from that device. In that case, you need to set your audio device as the default device.

1) On your keyboard, press Win+I (the Windows logo key and the I key) at the same time to open the Settings window.

2) Select System.

3) Select Sound in the left pane. In the right pane, right-click on Sound Control Panel under the Related Settings section.

open sound control panel

4) Right-click on the listing of the audio device and select Set as Default device.

set as default device

5) Click Apply -> OK to save the changes.

6) Restart your computer and see if the sound issue is resolved.

If the sound is still not working, move on and try other methods.


Method 5: Turn off audio enhancements

Sometimes having audio enhancements can result in audio not working issues.Disabling them may resolve your asus laptop sound not working issue.

Follow these steps to disable audio enhancements.

1) On your keyboard, press Win+I (the Windows logo key and the I key) at the same time to open the Settings window.

2) Select System.

select system

3) Select Sound in the left pane. In the right pane, right-click on Sound Control Panel under the Related Settings section.

open sound control panel

4) Right-click on the listing of the audio device and select Properties.

open sound properties

5) Select the Enhancements tab, and check the Disable all enhancements box.

disable all enhancements

6) Click Apply and OK to save.

Note: If you don’t see the Enhancements tab, skip this method.


Method 6: Update audio drivers

The last method you can try is to update the audio driver. You can update the audio driver manually, or update the audio driver automatically.

To update the audio driver manually, you can go to the ASUS website to download the latest version of audio driver. Before you get started, you’ll need to find out what Windows 10 version you have, and what audio card you have.

Manually updating drivers takes time. If you want to save more time, you can use Driver Booster to update the audio drivers automatically.

With Driver Booster, you can update the drivers with just a few clicks.

1) Download and install it on your computer.

2) Launch it and click SCAN to scan your computer to detect any problem drivers.

3) Click the Update button next to the audio driver to update the driver.

After updating the audio driver, the problem should resolve.

If you have any questions, ideas or suggestions, feel free to leave a comment below.

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