Why Are My Friends So Quiet In Discord? (5 Fix with picture)

We use discord to chat with out friends when playing games and have great fun to annoying them in the middle of the game. Many times we have found out the problem that Why are my friends so quiet in discord ? in this case we even not hear single sound from friend or person in the channel.

We have try to figure it out the nuber of solutions to solve the above listed problem.

Discord also provides many functionality like sharing a screen, debug audio video functionality ,text to speech and allow you to change better themes.

Why Are My Friends So Quiet In Discord?

We found out many times that our friends are conitunosly chating and talking on voice with each other and we are not able to listen their voice and feel dump ….what is happing with my discord chatting voice?

Let’s solve this problem.

Allow microphone access if it disable

check out the microphone icon near setting button in discord application if discord too quiet .

if it is looks like shown in figure that means you have not given permission to discord to access mic.

You have to give permission to discord then just follow steps

Click the three dots Chrome menu  on the browser toolbar.

allow discord to access microphone when Why Are My Friends So Quiet In Discord?

 just choose the options always allow https://discord.com to access your microphone. This way discord can now able to access your microphone device and transmit and receive voice through mic.

check discord mic volume low via discord setttings when Why Are My Friends So Quiet In Discord?

Now you have to check that discord microphone icon is one and your system volume is also up and full.

you have to check all the discord voice settings.

Check discord  settings

click on the settings and in following screen click on the voice and Video menu.

Why Are My Friends So Quiet In Discord? then check discord voice setting

Now press Let’s Check button and your earphone is check that your earnphone is working fine. if your side is fine then you can listen the beep beep sound.

increase mic volume on discord to solve Why Are My Friends So Quiet In Discord?

Now increase your output device sound , so sometime mic will not generate voice because output sound in very low by setting.

Increase output volume in output device settings.

Set output device sound to 100%..

increase mic volume on discord

Run discord as adminstator

Click discord icon given in your task bar and do right click and press quit discord button.

press quit discord

secod step is right-click on the Discord icon and select Run as administrator as shown below

run discord as administrator

Now probably all steps are work it out.

If you listen this sound that means everything is OK at your side.

ask your friend to follow same steps

if you are not able to listen even though the following above steps then you should ask your friends to check their mic and voice is working fine or not? It might be possible that problem is on his end.

if everything is fine then you can able to listen your friends.

Check your device volume

First of all check your machine volume is low or high. if it is low then it might be possible that you can’t hear voice of your friends.

discord mic too quiet if system volume quite

If confirm that your system mic works properly then go for next solution. if your system mic is not working then go for troubleshooting.

if problem is not solved then go for updating the device drivers.

Update your device drivers

you can update your device drivers manually by going to manufacturer website. donwload device drivers and install it in computer.

Secondly you can update device drivers automatically that means go for windows online driver update solutions. This will automatically found out device drivers related to your audio video device.

Second one is preferable to update device drivers automatically.


we have try to solve why are my friends so quiet in discord ? we have listed out all the solutions. You can probably check your microphone , check disocrd voice settings and sometime solve the problem by running discord as administrator. Still prblem not solve then check for device driver in computer device manager settings.

If you feel anything is left let us know by commenting.

Hope your problem will solve by following steps.