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How to play audio in mono in Windows 11

How to play audio in mono in Windows 11

Short guide

  1. Press the Windows key  + U. Click Audio
  2. Click on the toggle switch for Mono audio to turn it on.

Before and after

Windows 11 before and after Mono audio is enabled

This section explains how to turn on the mono audio option in Windows 11. This is a step-by-step guide with pictures of the screens to help.

Open the Accessibility settings

1. Open the Accessibility settings by pressing the Windows key  + U on the keyboard. Select Audio under Hearing on the right-hand side. 

Open the Accessibility settings and click Audio

Turn Mono audio on

2. Find the toggle switch for Mono audio towards the top-right corner of the window. Click on it to turn it on.

Click on the toggle switch for Mono audio to turn it on

Note: If this does not work it could be because your computer settings are managed by someone else (an IT department or administrator for example). If this is the case you will need to contact them to access these settings or for further help.

Created on: November-09-2021

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