Microphone Not Working on Mac After Mac Mojave


Some Mac users have faced Microphone not working issue on their Mac after updating to Mojave. The microphone is important when we are watching videos, video calls and hearing songs. If the microphone doesn’t work, it’s really frustrating to all. Do you also have Microphone not working issue on Mac? Here, I have mentioned some valuable solution to solve this issue. This post will definitely help to get rid of Microphone not working issue on Mac after updating to Mojave.
Fix 1: Force Restart your Mac

  1. Press and hold the power button until the MacBook Shut Down. it may take 4-5 seconds.
  2. Wait for few seconds and to turn on your device, press the Power button.

Fix 2: Check Microphone Settings

  1. Go to Apple menu -> System Preferences.
  2. Click on Sound and open it.
  3. Now, click the Input tab.
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  4. Select Internal Microphone and check the voice and blue lines of Input Level.
    blue-lines-of-Input-Level.
  5. If blue lines are increasing while checking the sound, then there is no problem with your Microphone otherwise the problem is on your Microphone.
  6. If blue lines are not increasing, drag the slider to maximum level next to Input Volume. Again check the sound.

Fix 3: Reset NVRAM/PRAM

  1. Turn off your Mac via Apple Menu->Shut Down.
  2. Press the Power Button to turn on your Mac.
  3. Then immediately press and hold the Option + Command + P + R keys simultaneously as quickly as possible after pressing the Power Button.
  4. Keep pressing until you hear the startup sound for the second time

Fix 4: Login With New Account

  1. Go to Apple menu -> System Preferences.
  2. Choose Users & Groups.
  3. Next, log out from current and log in with a new account.

If this method doesn’t solve Microphone not working issue on your Mac, then the problem is on hardware. So, you have to contact Apple Support.
Note: Make sure that your logout with current account and login with a new account. Don’t switch accounts.
Hope this article solves your Microphone not working issue on your Mac. If you have any doubt or idea regarding this article, tell us through your comments.
 

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