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Headset microphone

  1. #1


    Fredrik Guest

    Headset microphone

    I would like to run a software where I'm supposed to use a headset and need
    to hear what I'm saying in the microphone in the headphones.
    The microphone is working, and so are the headphones, but I can't get the
    feedback.
    This is easyto solve in XP, but I can't find out how to do it in XP.

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  3. #2


    Mike Hall - MVP Guest

    Re: Headset microphone

    "Fredrik" <Fredrik@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    newsCB2D4F0-2087-45BC-9B41-20A62CF23772@xxxxxx

    >I would like to run a software where I'm supposed to use a headset and need
    > to hear what I'm saying in the microphone in the headphones.
    > The microphone is working, and so are the headphones, but I can't get the
    > feedback.
    > This is easyto solve in XP, but I can't find out how to do it in XP.

    Control Panel > Sound > Levels tab

    Do you see the speaker at the end of the volume scale? unmute it..

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    Mike Hall - MVP
    http://msmvps.com/blogs/mikehall/default.aspx





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  4. #3


    Fredrik Guest

    Re: Headset microphone

    The speaker is unmuted and everything seems to work (I can record and
    listen), but I can't get the sound from the mic directly to the earphones.

    "Mike Hall - MVP" wrote:

    > "Fredrik" <Fredrik@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    > newsCB2D4F0-2087-45BC-9B41-20A62CF23772@xxxxxx

    > >I would like to run a software where I'm supposed to use a headset and need
    > > to hear what I'm saying in the microphone in the headphones.
    > > The microphone is working, and so are the headphones, but I can't get the
    > > feedback.
    > > This is easyto solve in XP, but I can't find out how to do it in XP.
    >
    >
    > Control Panel > Sound > Levels tab
    >
    > Do you see the speaker at the end of the volume scale? unmute it..
    >
    > --
    > Mike Hall - MVP
    > http://msmvps.com/blogs/mikehall/default.aspx
    >
    >
    >
    >
    >

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  5. #4


    Colin Barnhorst Guest

    Re: Headset microphone

    Scan this ng for similar issues and their resolution a few weeks ago. I
    remember some but not the resolution.

    "Fredrik" <Fredrik@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    news:081DE8D4-C4CD-444D-8B3E-902D72953C57@xxxxxx

    > The speaker is unmuted and everything seems to work (I can record and
    > listen), but I can't get the sound from the mic directly to the earphones.
    >
    > "Mike Hall - MVP" wrote:
    >

    >> "Fredrik" <Fredrik@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    >> newsCB2D4F0-2087-45BC-9B41-20A62CF23772@xxxxxx

    >> >I would like to run a software where I'm supposed to use a headset and
    >> >need
    >> > to hear what I'm saying in the microphone in the headphones.
    >> > The microphone is working, and so are the headphones, but I can't get
    >> > the
    >> > feedback.
    >> > This is easyto solve in XP, but I can't find out how to do it in XP.
    >>
    >>
    >> Control Panel > Sound > Levels tab
    >>
    >> Do you see the speaker at the end of the volume scale? unmute it..
    >>
    >> --
    >> Mike Hall - MVP
    >> http://msmvps.com/blogs/mikehall/default.aspx
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >>

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  6. #5


    Alejo Guest

    Re: Headset microphone

    Man i heve the same problem. did u figure out how to solve the problem?

    "Fredrik" wrote:

    > The speaker is unmuted and everything seems to work (I can record and
    > listen), but I can't get the sound from the mic directly to the earphones.
    >
    > "Mike Hall - MVP" wrote:
    >

    > > "Fredrik" <Fredrik@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    > > newsCB2D4F0-2087-45BC-9B41-20A62CF23772@xxxxxx

    > > >I would like to run a software where I'm supposed to use a headset and need
    > > > to hear what I'm saying in the microphone in the headphones.
    > > > The microphone is working, and so are the headphones, but I can't get the
    > > > feedback.
    > > > This is easyto solve in XP, but I can't find out how to do it in XP.
    > >
    > >
    > > Control Panel > Sound > Levels tab
    > >
    > > Do you see the speaker at the end of the volume scale? unmute it..
    > >
    > > --
    > > Mike Hall - MVP
    > > http://msmvps.com/blogs/mikehall/default.aspx
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > >

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  7. #6



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    Join Date : Feb 2008
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    Vista Home Premi 32bit
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    Re: Headset microphone

    I have researched this issue elsewhere for the vista OS. I've read that you can go to Control Panel>Sound>Recording tab> right click the main box > show disabled components> (apply and then perhaps restart the system, return to the recording tab) > enable 'mix out' or similar component name.

    Others have said this works for them, as for myself, I still do not see any new components to enable when I choose to display the disabled ones. Does anyone have any more ideas beyond this?

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