Single jack headset and laptop, mic wont work.

Feb 10, 2018
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When i go to the recording tab, my headphones are not listed even after show disabled devices and show disconnected devices.

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doolittle

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Chances are your heatset is using the OMTP standard for the plug, while the jack on the laptop is CTIA.

More details here (including pinout diagram): http://blog.audio-technica.com/audio-solutions-question-week-can-use-microphone-ios-android-device/

If you have an expensive headset, may be worth getting an adapter for it.
 

doolittle

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Chances are your heatset is using the OMTP standard for the plug, while the jack on the laptop is CTIA.

More details here (including pinout diagram): http://blog.audio-technica.com/audio-solutions-question-week-can-use-microphone-ios-android-device/

If you have an expensive headset, may be worth getting an adapter for it.
 
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