Logitech webcam built in microphone??

  Cooter 18:10 12 Apr 2003
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i have recently bought a logitech procam 4000. it has a built in mic which gives good playback sound when just recording short videos etc however when using it on instant messengers my voice is barely recognisable. is this the norm while broadcasting across the internet or are built in mic's aload of rubbish!!?

  Infamous 18:25 12 Apr 2003

I have the same web cam. The sound is ok when broadcasting accros the net, wot type of connection u have? i would try the wizard in the messenger program and turn the mic voloume up a bit. Because u got to be quite near it to pick up well

  Cooter 18:43 12 Apr 2003

thanx infamous,i will try that. by the way i am on broadband but i was trying to talk to my father who is on a normal dial-up connection,would that be the problem do you think? also it was yahoo messenger i was using.

  Infamous 18:34 14 Apr 2003

Sorry for the late reply, It could be but i do talk to my cousin alot in canada and he can hear me quite well hes on dial up too. So it all depends! but the mic is ok standard!

  crx16 18:40 14 Apr 2003

look to control panel\sounds\voice\volume control\advanced should be a check box for 'mic boost(20db)'

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