How To Fix “No Output Device is Installed” Error on windows 10?

Tech & Gadget users may face a lot of problems on their devices which can be caused for various reasons. And one such similar error is the “No Audio Output is Installed” issue which comes with desktop and laptop users who are using the latest Windows 10. This is a software issue which is faced by many new Windows 10 users who have recently switch or updated to Windows 10.

This software error can be really annoying as this can make your device absolute without an audio output. This can be so annoying when you are in the middle of watching a movie or listen to music or any other audio task and suddenly the audio gets cut out. You will be able to see a red cross mark over the audio icon on the bottom right of the screen on the taskbar and this is when you can understand that something is really wrong with the audio driver or audio output.

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So, if you are facing the same issue then we can definitely help you out. Today we will talk about how you can easily solve the “No Audio Output Device is Installed” error Windows 10. This involves a really simple solution so that you can fix this issue with a few minutes and enjoy watch your movie or doing the task you are doing. Without further due let me take you through the simple solution.

Easy Way to fix “No Output Device is Installed” Error on windows 10 Devices:

Before we get down with the process, first simply check wither the audio jacks has been properly inserted or not or whether the audio has been muted. Try out all the simple things that you might have missed out which might have caused the issue. If everything is okay but are still facing the issue then you can go ahead with the solution below:

Step 1: First you will need to launch the “Run” window and to do that you will simply need to press on the Window icon on your keyboard and press “R” simultaneously.

Step 2: Now that the “Run” dialog box has appeared you will now need to do is type in devmgmt.msc and press “Enter”.

Step 3: Now you will be able to see the Device Manager Windows where you will need to find the “Sound, Video and Game Controllers” and click on it which will expand more options under it.

Step 4: Now you will be able to see a max of one or two driver details that is running on your device. Right click on the driver and click on “Enable”.

Step 5: If this doesn’t work, simply click on “Uninstall” and wait till the driver is uninstalled & then restart the system.

Step 6: Upon restart you will note that the driver has been automatically reinstalled and you audio should now work without any issue.

NOTE: If you can’t find any driver under the “Sound, Video and Game Controllers” then you will need to manually add a new hardware driver. To do so, follow the steps below:

Step 1: First you will need to launch the “Run” window and to do that you will simply need to press on the Window icon on your keyboard and press “R” simultaneously.

Step 2: Now that the “Run” dialog box has appeared you will now need to do is type in devmgmt.msc and press “Enter”.

 

Step 3: Now you will be able to see the Device Manager Windows. Click on the “Action” option on the top and then click on “Add Legacy Hardware”.

Step 4:  Now you will need to click on “Add Hardware Wizard” and then click on Next.

Step 5: Now click on Search for and install the hardware automatically (Recommended).

Step 6: Click on “Next” as in the next window as there will be no new hardware on your system and you have to solve this exact issue.

Step 7: You will be able to see list of devices and here you will need to click on Sound, Video and game Controller and the press “Next” again.

Now the audio driver will be automatically installed on your device depending on your system configuration.

And this is how easy it is to solve the “No Audio Output Device is Installed” error Windows 10. This 2 alternative solution are required to solve the issue effectively so, if you are facing nay problem while fixing it, let us know in the comment section below.

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