Microphone problems

  daveac41 19:31 05 Jan 2009
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Can anyone help - I am unable to get the slightest sound out of any of the mikes that I've tried. I've even tried a USB one. Mute is disabled, so it can't be that. I am trying to set up Skype. They cannot hear me, and testing in Control Panel/Speech does not work. Am I missing something basic here? (I am using WXP Pro).

  Technotiger 19:51 05 Jan 2009

Have you got your mic volume control up?

  T0SH 19:55 05 Jan 2009

Be sure your current microphone is the one selected in the "Sound Recording" section of the "Sounds and Audio Devices Properties" on the Audio Tab

you can test it is working by using "windows sound recorder"

if it works OK start up skype then verify the setting is the same then try using skype test call

Cheers HC

  daveac41 20:40 05 Jan 2009

Thanks Tosh & Technotiger - Working OK now!!!

  Technotiger 23:01 05 Jan 2009

Grreat, but don't forget the Green-tick, Resolved!

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