If your mic on the HyperX cloud 2 headsets is not working then, you are not alone. There are many users who face the same issue as you are facing. Some users face the issue even they are using the headset for the very first time. I can understand how irritating the issue can be as you are not even able to talk to people using the headset. Nut you need to worry as you can fix the problem using some simple solutions. Below you can read the fixes that will help you solve the issue very easily.
Why HyperX Cloud 2 Mic Not Working?
Usually, the HyperX cloud driver II is considered as the main reason for the headset mic not working issue. There might also be possible that HyperX cloud 2 Mic software is nor running properly, that’s why the microphone error is arising in the headset.
The sound settings can also be the reason for to HyperX cloud II mic not working problem. But all these problems has solutions also. You can try them to fix the issue on your own.
How to Fix HyperX Cloud 2 Mic Not Working?
Below we’re giving you some easy fixes that will help you solving the HyperX cloud mic problem. Just try them till you can solve the issue properly.
Method 1: Go For Basic Troubleshooting
It might be possible that the mic is not connected correctly or it might be muted. So you must check the settings and connection of your headset. In case you are using a USB switcher, you must check first if the mute switch is activated or not. Then you must make sure that all the connections are proper. If you don’t find any connection problem, you must try plugging the USB cable into another USB port. After trying this step, you must check if the mic is working fine or not.
Method 2: Check Sound Settings
The HyperX cloud mic might not be working as it is disabled or it is not set as the default device on your computer. In such a case, you have to re-enable and set the mic as the default device. To so, you have to hold down the Windows logo key and press the R key together using your keyboard. You will see that the Run dialogue is there. You have to type control and then tap on enter. Then, go to the control panel, choose the large icons, and select the sound option. Tap on the recording tab and right-click and tick the options show disabled devices.
Now you have to right-click the headset Microphone and tap on the enable the option. Then again you have to right-click and tap on the option set as the default device. This way the microphone of the HyperX cloud headset is enabled also set as the default device. You may see that after following this method your problem will be solved completely.
Method 3: Update Headset Driver
The HyperX Cloud 2 Mic might not be working because the driver you are using is outdated. So you have to update the headset driver and then try using the microphone. There is a manual and automatic way to update the driver. The manual process is quite lengthy and you should go for the automatic one. You must update the driver automatically as soon as you see the update related information. Just see the system update and install them. Then you should try using the mic and you will see that problem has been resolved now.
You can try these methods one by one if you facing the issue of HyperX cloud 2Mic not working. These methods are proven by the users and experts, give them a try.