Microphone stopped working in Skype for Windows 10

Issue

Users started complaining that microphone stopped working in Skype (desktop version). The issue seem to have appeared after a certain Windows 10 update.

Resolution

The issue was caused by Windows 10 Microphone Permissions. To fix:

  • Go to Settings > Privacy > Microphone
  • Enable Allow apps to access your microphone option
  • Enable microphone access for Skype

 

June 2018
Windows 10 (1803)

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