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How to Fix Logitech G433 Headset Mic Not Working


If you bought a Logitech G433 Gaming Headset and its headset works, but the microphone doesn’t. You’re not alone if you’re using a Logitech G433 microphone and it’s not working right now. Many users reported this problem. But don’t worry, and you can fix it. Try the solution here.

The Best Way to Fix Logitech G433 Mic

You may not have to try them all. Just browse through the list until you find one that works for you.

  • Double-check the Headset connection
  • Update your audio driver
  • Set your Microphone as the default device

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Fix 1: Double-check the Headset Connection

Make sure your Microphone is securely connected to your computer. If the connection is loose, it may look well attached. Try unplugging your Microphone, then plugging it back in to ensure the connection is secure (or try plugging the device into a different USB port).

If your problem persists, then move on to the next fix below.


Fix 2: Update Your Audio Driver

Audio problems are most likely to occur if you use the wrong driver for your Microphone or one that needs to be updated. Try updating your Logitech G433 drivers to see if that fixes your problem. There are two (2) ways you can get the correct latest driver:

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1. Download and Install the Driver Manually

Updating the Logitech G435 software and driver is easy. In the following, we explain the steps for downloading and updating the Logitech G433 driver:

  • Click Here to get Logitech G433 Software.
  • Then find the driver according to the operating system version you are using (for example, Windows 32-bit or 64-bit) and download the driver manually.
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Logitech G433 Software
  • Once you have downloaded the correct driver for your system, double-click on the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions to install the driver.

2. If You Have Already Installed the Driver

Logitech G435 is a gaming headset with high quality and performance to support your gaming needs. Below is how to update software and drivers on the Logitech G435 to the latest version:

  1. Run Logitech G Hub on your PC or Laptop.
  2. You will see a notification in the window’s lower-right corner if a software update is available.
  3. Click the “Update” button to start the software update process.
  4. The Logitech G Hub software will start downloading the updated file.
  5. After the download is complete, the update will be installed automatically.
  6. When the update is complete, restart your PC or Laptop.

Fix 3: Set Your Microphone as the Default Device

Your computer may be unable to set the Microphone as the default device immediately after you plug it in. To see if that’s the core problem, follow the instructions below:

  • Right-click the Volume Control icon on the taskbar, and select Sound.
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Sound Setting
  • Click the Playback tab.
  • Make sure your Microphone is set to the default device. If not, right-click Headphones and select Set as the default device.
  • Click the OK button.

Hopefully, one of the solutions here will work for you. If the problem with your headset cannot be resolved, the problem may be more complicated. We suggest contacting Logitech Official Support or visiting your city’s nearest Logitech official store. Please leave a comment below if you have any questions or suggestions.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


How do I get the Logitech headset microphone to work on my PC?

Navigate to the Recording tab, and ensure your Logitech G Pro X headset microphone is enabled (there should be a green check mark). Then, click the Microphone and click Set Defaults. Right-click the Microphone and select Properties.


How do I turn on my Logitech headset microphone?

Plug the USB connector from your Logitech microphone into an open USB port on your computer. Press the “Power” button on the Microphone to turn on the device. Your computer’s operating system automatically recognizes the device.


How do I test my Logitech microphone?

In Sound settings, go to Input, and under Test your Microphone, look for the blue bar that goes up and down when you speak into the Microphone. If the bar moves, your Microphone is working correctly. If you don’t see the bar moving, select Troubleshoot to fix your Microphone.


Why doesn’t my PC detect my headset microphone?

Open the Settings app. Navigate to System settings and click Sound on the left sidebar. Next, click Manage sound devices under the Troubleshoot button in Input Device settings. Scroll down, find your device under the Disabled section, and enable your Microphone by clicking Enable.


George Garcia

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