The purpose of this article is to show you how to set your default playback and recording devices with your Windows 10 computer.
These settings will help you set your default devices for Skye for Business, Microsoft PowerPoint, Camtasia, or any other programs that require audio.
In the bottom right of your screen locate the
Sound icon, right click on the icon and select
Playback tab, be sure to highlight the device you wish to hear sound, right click that device and select
Test. You should hear sound for that device. With your preferred device
From the same window, click on the
Recording tab. Here you will find the list of recording devices your computer recognizes. As you speak into your mic, you will see the green bars out to the side illuminate.
Highlight your preferred recording device, then click
Set Default. Click
OK to close the window and save changes.