YouTube is the most popular video streaming website. Sometimes you may have an error where you are not able to hear sound or audio when playing YouTube videos. It is a common problem which is faced by many users and is relatively easy to fix. There are many reasons for this no sound on YouTube issue. In this article you will find possible reasons and the fixes for the reasons. Restarting the device is the best option to fix these issues. You can try the following solutions to solve your problem.
1. Check volume settings
The first thing you do is check your volume settings and make sure that your device speakers are not muted or is not at the lowest volume settings. You may find the volume mixer slider at the lowest possible setting because of which we do not see a mute icon on the speaker. The YouTube built-in voice controller may be muted or must have the lowest volume setting. Also make sure that the speaker icon in the browser tab which is playing then the video is not muted.
2. Update your browser
Your web browser may create an error when it is not updated to the latest version. So if you are suffering from this error then try updating your browser and check if the issue is resolved. You can try playing the video in some other web browser to see if the problem is with your browser. If you find this error then reset or reinstall the web browser is an option you can try.
3. Close running program
The other multimedia programs which are opened on your device may cause the problem on YouTube. Try to close all the program and check if the issue is resolved.
4. Update Flash player
Flash player may also be the reason at times. It is seen that updating to the latest Flash Player versions may create some problems with the audio on your devices. If you have updated the flash player recently and after that you are getting this no sound error then go back to the previous version and see if it helps.
5. Clear browser cache
This may not be the reason but the cache files, cookies and the temporary internet files which are stored on your device may take you to this error. Clear all the cache files and temporary files, and it may help resolve this issue.
6. Update your sound card driver
When you are facing no sound issues on your Windows PC, and then update your sound card driver and check. You can also run the playing audio troubleshooter. You can also access it through the settings troubleshooter page in windows 10.
Above are the reasons and solutions for how to fix no sound issue on your device. Some other common reasons for your issue is connectivity, copyright restrictions, etc. hope this article is helpful for you and solves all your problem.