Auditory Assistance Resources
Automatic Volume Reduction
Disabling Volume Reduction
These instructions are for Windows 10. Other versions of Windows will have similar instructions.
- Open the Start menu.
Right-click the [Sound] speaker  icon in the taskbar and select Sounds from the pop-up list. The Sound interface will open (figure 1).
Figure 1. Sound interface
- Select the [Communications] tab.
- Select the Do nothing radio button, which is indicated in figure 1. (By default, the option to Reduce the volume of other sounds by 80% is selected.)
- Select the [OK] button.