Forum discussion tagged with Microphone.
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    Question Problem with combined jack

    I recently purchased the MEKA headset from Razer. I went to try it out on my computer, and it worked just fine, the noise was clear and it was comfortable. Then I realised that my computer wasn't picking up the microphone (the headset does have one, it states on the box that it has a...
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    Question My microphone won't work on my PC

    Hello there I am new to this forum and i want to ask some people here for some help. Im going to state the problem here: I have a headset from Trust (GXT 380 Doxx) and a problem when i tried to plug it to my PC I saw that the headset has 2 plugs. One for audio and one for microphone The...
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    Question Microphone AND microphone jack not working: which drivers to reinstall?

    Something became corrupted sometime ago, but I don't recall if that was after a Windows Update or because I tried something in Computer Management / Device Manager. The problem: neither of the two microphone inputs that ship with the laptop are recognized, i.e.: built-in microphone plug-in...
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    Trying to get better sound quality from Bluetooth microphone

    so currently i'm using https://www.amazon.com/TaoTronics-Bluetooth-Hands-Free-Microphone-Cancellation/dp/B0769DXZTV/ref=sr_1_3?s=wireless&ie=UTF8&qid=1549363052&sr=1-3&keywords=TaoTronics+Bluetooth+Car+Kit and it works great i can listen to music and talk on the phone all i please, the issue is...
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    Headset with mic and audio together with computer with audio and headphone jacks

    So i built a PC recently and coming from Xbox, I already owned a Hyperx cloud alpha that has the audio and mic in 1 3.5mm jack whereas my PC has the audio and mic jacks separate. I havent been able to find a solution or a cable such as 3.5mm to usb ect to fix this just wanted to know if anyone...
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    Public Meeting Sound Setup

    I work for a school district and am currently responsible for setting up a camera and managing the sound for school board meeting recordings. They often take place in gymnasiums or cafeterias (maybe even a gym-eteria) The equipment we have was picked well before I started and I'm curious if...
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    What is causing white background noise on my microphone?

    Hi everyone! I recently bought the Neewer NW-700, along with the NW-100 48V Phantom power supply. I am getting white background noise and I'm wondering what's causing it. I have connected the Microphone to the Power Supply with an XLR-XLR cable I have connected the Power supply to a FIIO USB...
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    ModMic 4 too quiet even with a usb soundcard

    Hi! I recently purchased a modmic 4 and antlions own usb sound card (new model), but the mic is way too quiet even with the sound card. I have to boost the mic by 15db (with equalizer APO) to be able to hear basically anything and then the sound quality has been ruined by a bunch of white...
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    bluetooth headset mic doesn't work, but instead my built in laptop mic works

    Basiclly, I have a bluetooth Headset with a built in mic (JBL T460BT), but when i try to use it, it doesn't work, but my laptops built in mic works instead. I tried messing with the sounds settings, but nothing works, either my sound just disappears, or everything is all... how do i say this...
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    my headset won't work

    I have a headset with 2 plugs, 1 headset which is a jack and 1 microphone which is a usb, my computer (desktop) will recognize my headset jack, but it will give me the option for headset or mic and not both, if I plug in my USB, the computer will not even recognize it.
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    How to re-install deleted microphone device in windows 10

    No audio on Acer laptop. Somehow the microphone device was deleted. The volume shows 100% and speakers are Realtek high definition.
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    Headset's microphone doesn't work

    My new gaming headset's microphone doesn't work. Just bought a Redragon Lagopasmutus> it came in a normal package> its own package was a little bent on a corner(nothing big tho, might've been a little mistake)>I want to use it for a Laptop ASUS X555LB W10>bought a splitter for the new...
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    strange voice changer problem

    I had a voice changer and messed around with it. then the licence expired and the program was deleted but it some programs the voice changer still works.Then i went to "microphone properties" and lisened to my microphone then everything was fine. But when i ran a recording program and recorded...
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    What Microphone Should I Get?

    Hi everyone! I am currently looking for a very cheap microphone to start off my recording but I am confused as to which one to buy. I would be using this with a Desktop PC. I currently own a Fiio USB decoder D5, it serves as an external sound card and is a 3.5mm audio to USB adapter. From...
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    Mic Not Working

    My headset is plugged in to my laptop running windows 10. I can hear the game audio through the headset but the mic isn't working. I made sure that it wasn't broken so I went on my Xbox and the mic worked fine. When I go to the mic in Sound (Playback Devices) All I hear is a lot of static and...
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    Microphone not working after upgrade to Windows 10 Pro

    UPDATE: crazy stuff going on, after USB audio try and reinstalling drivers my messing finally gave some results. Look at 3rd post please, still need help as it works very inconsistently Hello, so due to the nature of upgrade (windows home -> pro) I can't revert it. I'm using laptop that has 1...
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    Solved! Looking for Microphone

    I need a new microphone for playing video games/recording videos. My microphone is going to be sitting 3-4 feet away from me (diagonally) I want a good microphone, but my budget is 50-60$ or lower. I'm looking mainly for quality and loudness, but a bit of background noise cancellation would be...
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    Microphone no sound with realtek

    My new PC came with Realtek HD Audio Manager. I am using a headset with an adapter. My mic works when I use the High Definition Audio Device driver but doesn't work with the Realtek one. With both of the drivers, I can hear a beeping noise in the background and I am trying to get rid of it. I...
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    Audio recording via Microphone

    I have seen usb microphones and then comes the mic of the gaming headsets.. most of the gaming headsets come with 2 3.5mm connector separately for mic and sound... but studio quality microphones are connected through usb. I’m asking which one sounds better as i dont know which have a better DAC...
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    Audio Technica AT2020 not working

    Hello! I bought the AT2020 Xlr with a 48V Phantom Power source and when I connect the mic to the power source and into the computer, the computer doesn't pick up anything. I don't get a notification from windows saying "A usb device has been plugged in" or anything. Any help would be much...
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    Hyper X Cloud Revolver S Microphone not working correctly

    I just purchased the cloud revolver S and im having an issue when i use the USB connection. When i use the normal audio jack the mic sounds great. When i use the USB connection that controls the surround sound and volume adjustments it causes my mic to sound awful. If anyone knows how to fix...
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    Pixel 3xl video mic issues

    My Pixel 3xl worked fine for a month, but about a week ago the video/top microphone went bad. Everytime I record video or try to video chat, it sounds like I'm standing next to a jet engine... loud static that drowns out everything. It needs to be RMAed, but I'm outside the US and need some...
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    RIG 500 PRO Mic Stopped Working

    I'm on my 2 month old RIG 500 PRO in a discord call and they can't hear me when I'm speaking, of course I checked this out using two mic testers on my computer,me and my grandma tried rebooting the computer,did the two mic tests but had no response from either. Then we tried my ipad as my...
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    Iphone 7 bluetooth headphone mic not working

    I bought skullcandy hesh 2 for my iPhone 7. It's a bluetooth version, but I can't seem to make the microphone work during calls. The mic is working fine on notebook though. I tried google but couldn't find solution why it's not working on iPhone 7. If you guys could give me a hint why mic isn't...
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    Solved! Latency Caused by sound card software? - Sound Blasterx AE-5

    uninstalled, removed all folders, installed again in safe mode windows 10 x64 noticed that if I use NONE of the voice settings, all disabled i can hear my mic with no latency once one of those are selected there is 5 - 10 second latency in the mic so why not just disable them.. cause for some...
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    My computer does not recognize my USB mic. What do I do?

    I've had a USB Steren mic for one year an it worked perfectly, but now it is not even recognized as plugged in by my laptop. I tried to see if it works in other computers and it does and my lap also recognizes any other USB device. The lap is a Windows 7 Dell. Some help?
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    Wireless headphones with external microphone?

    Hi guys, I currently have a August EP650 as my main wireless headphones, but i want to add a micrphone to it. The one i am looking for is a Hama voip micrphone (link below). the quality don't have to be amazing, and this one sounded pretty decent and very cheap. The headphones i am using only...
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    Microphone doesn't detect full audio properly.

    I have microphone which works properly on all applications but when I am ingame like CSGO, it doesn't work like I literally have to put mic inside my mouth and scream so it can detect my voice. This is not in case of other applications like Discord, Teamspeak, VoiceRecorder.
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    Solved! Just show me the cable to hook up a mini Mic to my android phone?

    ???? The cable from microphone to android phone ,what's it look like ?
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    Solved! Can i connect a microphone to a wireless speak

    I'm trying to do karaoke using a Bluetooth speaker and a Bluetooth microphone but I'm worried they won't connect. Will a Bluetooth microphone connect to any Bluetooth speaker? I really need to figure it out I want to sing so badly
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    Is there an audio mixer that I can hear my game through and my microphone

    Is there an audio mixer that I would be able to plug into my computer to hear both my game sound and microphone? Sorry I’m not an audiophile. I’m new to the audio department.
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    Need help with new mic

    First of all, I'd like to point out that I am a total novice when it comes to this sort of stuff so I probably won't understand any technical jargon. Basically, I purchased a Neewer NW-700 mic the other day (cheap and most of the youtube videos and reviews seemed to be positive for a beginner...
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    AMD Relive Mic Sync Issues

    Ever since setting up AMD Relive I've sometimes had an issue with my microphone being out of sync. I'm using a USB microphone (specifially Superlux E205U) and it's sometimes accelerated by about 4-5 seconds compared to the video and rest of the sounds, seemingly randomly, as I have yet to figure...
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    I got a new headset and it says the the headset is plugged in but the mic is not. How do I fix this or is it my computer ?

    I got a new headset and it says the the headset is plugged in but the mic is not. How do I fix this or is it my computer ?
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    Solved! Headphones microphone problem

    Headphones Microphone not working for calls, video, and other apps but works fine when i use "ok google"in oppo f3
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    Please help me. I deleted my microphone drivers and looked everywhere for my Asus PRIME B450M-A microphone drivers.

    I cannot find any mic drivers for my Asus PRIME B450M-A Motherboard. I uninstalled it because my microphone was not working; however, I am not sure how to get it back.
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    Solved! Headset Mic Static- Tried Solutions

    Hello, I recently got a headset with a microphone, and am having major issues. I have uninstalled/ reinstalled the drivers, Windows 10 was just installed so I cannot really roll back the updates, have an adapter to split the input/output into my pc, and have tested the mic on my phone (it...
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    Blue Yeti and other mics sound absolutely terrible!

    After getting my PC done I noticed people yelling at me for my microphone quality, I tested it and it sounds terrible! It sounds very fuzzy and robotic and I don't have a soundcard so that might be the problem. Could I have some help on this please?
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    Solved! Bluetooth Hands-Free Audio Interface to connect to Mixer/Microphone - Does it exist?

    Hello! I'm looking for a way to connect a Bluetooth headset to my mixer. Most times I'm wearing my headphones and microphone to talk/listen on webinars. Sometimes, however, I need to be able to walk around while on a webinar. In this case, audio quality and latency isn't a huge concern so I...
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    PC sound goes through mic

    Hello everyone The problem is my PC sound is going through microphone but it happens when i unplugged it too. I use a 3.5 to USB adapter with it. Headset is Corsair HS60. I tried another headset with same adapter and it fixes it but couldn't understand how it is keep happening while microphone...
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    New headset microphone picks up output sound from my laptop.

    I just bought a new headset but i got some problems with it. Its the Logitech G Pro gaming headset. I still have the audio card from my old G430 and i thought it would work with my laptop with 1 jack. When i connect the cable to the splitter and then in the audio card the microphone doesn't...
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    Realtek HD Audio Manager Is Missing!?!

    I've recently built a new PC but have been having issues with my external microphone and headphones. Basically if i have my headphones plugged in by them selves i'm able to here audio but not able to speak as my mic is unplugged. once i plug in my microphone my headphones that are plugged in are...
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    Microphone Terrible after windows upgrade

    Hi I was helping my non-tech literate friend through getting windows 10 over the phone. It was all pretty painless untill he found that his microphone now sounds like it's inside his mouth. It's a Logitech G633 the playback is just fine and the mic works on another computer, I had him reflash...
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    On my mixer, I plugged in a microphone to a line in and it didn’t work.

    The mixer has 8 channels. Each channel has a line in and a mic in. The cable that came with the mic was a female XLR to male 1/4. I put the 1/4 in the mixer, and the XLR to the mic, and it didn’t work even though everything was hooked up. What was weird though caught my attention. When I kept...
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    Blue Yeti Static problem during playback

    When I'm using the blue yeti microphone live, it's perfect , no static. But when i play anything back i hear static over the sound. If i play just a track on the computer or what i recordered, the static is there during playback.. Please help!
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    Microphone not working on sound blasterx AE-5 pure edition after windows reinstall

    i reinstalled windows and now my microphone wont work on my audio card. the audio card is a Sound Blasterx AE-5 pure edition. ive tried reinstalling drivers and the windows sound settings
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    Microphone Poor Quality

    I recently purchased the Razer Kraken 7.1 V2's (USB headset) and was expecting them to work great, however, on my computer, the microphone quality is very muffled and just bad. I tried it on my laptop and the microphone sounded fine, so I realized it was a computer problem. I then checked in my...
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    My new custom PC doesnt detect the microphone on my headset.

    Recently I got a new custom PC, and everything was working fine, and then when I try to call my friend off it, he can't hear me, but I can hear him. I know that the microphone works as it worked on my old laptop. When I unplug the microphone and plug it into the microphone jack, all the noise it...
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    Headset microphone instead of webcam microphone

    My laptop is detecting my webcam microphone as my headset, even when I set it to default. I have tried going into sound and recording settings, and have tried every possibility there. None of them have worked. I just updated my Realek audio driver to the latest, but it is still not fixed. What...
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    Microphone Works, but not picking up.

    I have a mixer plugged into my laptop by USB, headphones and mic both plugged into mixer, when I speak into the mic, I hear it through the headphones, but the computer isn't picking it up. I have both the mic and headphone set up for through the driver that the mixer is using. I know it's a...
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    How do i fix broken headphone & microphone jack; front & back panel?

    So, to put in perspective, this is an old computer, to which i'm not surprised that this happened cause it would have happened sooner or later. Both microphone and headphone jacks in the back and front panels have gone out completely, which saddens me extremely that it didn't last till i could...
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    2 Microphone setup

    Im trying to use 2 different microphone inputs on one PC. They are non USB microphones. Just straight 3.5mm jacks on each. Whenever I plug both in, I only have one mic in my recording devices. Do I need some sort of software setup or special sound card of some sort for this to be possible?
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    Solved! microphone not working at all

    microphone not working on anything or calls
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    Long Term Blue Yeti Issue

    Not so recently, i would say about 2-3 years ago i used to use the standard blue yeti (not the pro) plug and play edition, for the first couple of months it was working perfectly fine with no issues. im not sure when it happened but one day it stopped picking up the audio. i have gone through...
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    Sennheiser 373D vs SteelSeries Arctis Pro(wired)

    I'm a PC gamer and a music snob, but not quite an audiophile. I've always used Astro for my gaming headsets, currently using the A50's but am ready for a change. For gaming and music at the computer, I can't choose between Sennheiser 373D and the SteelSeries Arctis Pro (wired). Surround sound...
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    Solved! How do i get the microphone and the audio to work at the same time through my montior?

    For reference, i have an LG - 24MP59G-P 23.8" monitor. Full specs:https://pcpartpicker.com/user/TheGreyhound/saved/jZNw6h
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    Solved! Microphone Software Problems

    I have an aplication called voicemeeter on my pc because I want to remove backround noise from my microphone, and the application does that. But any audio in games wont work. I tried setting defaults in games but that didnt help. It seems like its hogging my headphones out audio
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    Blue Snowball Microphone Randomly cutting out on me!

    Alright so I'm EXTREMELY new here, as in I just joined now, so I'll try to be clear as possible and detailed I'm looking for possible solutions for problems with a Blue Snowball Microphone. I've had this piece of hardware for a few months, I bought it in September, and It was working alright...
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    Solved! HyperX Cloud Stinger - Microphone issues

    **The problem I'm having is that the mic is much too quiet. My friends can all hear me, but they all report that I sound very far away, even when I raise my voice. Bought this headset a while ago. Works fine on its own and I've tested it (and the microphone) on multiple devices in order to...
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    Blue Yeti: High Pitched Ringing Noise

    So I've had this blue yeti for a long time and only recently have had this problem where there is a high pitched noise in the background of all my recordings. I tried unplugging my headphones from the yeti and instead putting it in the headphone port of my laptop, no dice. People have been...