Microsoft New Webcam - poor sound

  fpg 13:12 28 Aug 2006
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I have just installed the MS LifeCam VX-3000 Webcam.
The image quality is poor on default but improves with software ajustments to good VGA standard.
BUT the sound is awful - the inbuilt mic volume has to be set near maximum - very hissy with echo.
Can a headset be used with a webcam that has an installed microphone?

  Stuartli 15:02 28 Aug 2006

In your webcam's Properties ensure that your main sound device i.e sound card, onboard sound or whatever is the Default source.

  fpg 20:16 28 Aug 2006

Stuarti
Many thanks for a quck response - I will follow your advice.
fpg

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