Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

The microphone is a transducer that converts sound into electrical signals. Microphones are used in many applications such as telephones, tape recorders, hearing aids, concerts and in radio and television.

0
votes
0answers
12 views

Windows 7 recording only has sound from 1 channel

I have a mic that is (naturally) mono. It is connected to my Windows 7 PC via the mic input (3.5mm). The plug is mono (2 segment). When I hear my recording, sound come out from 1 side of the speakers ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Audio jacks stopped working suddenly

I have windows 8.1, with motherboard Gigabyte H81M-S and realtek audio drivers. I was using my headphones and suddenly they started making noise like really old speakers that just buzz. I reconnected ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Audacity freezes when attempting to record from my blue snowball microphone, while it's plugged into a hub

Audacity, by and large, works fine for me. I use Linux Mint 19 at the moment. When I have my Blue Snowmall microphone plugged in directly, it has zero issues reading from it. However, when I plug ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Headset microphone not working

Laptop: Lenovo-B490 have single port 3.5mm(LinuxMint 19 Cinnamon) Headset: Remax-610D have single jack 3.5mm also when plug-in together, I can use my headset to listening music, but microphone seems ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

How can I prevent programs from using my mic without my permission?

I am using Windows 10, and every time I am playing games like The Crew for instance, my mic volume gets lowered, as well as the sound. I looked for a solution, and all I found was posts from 3 years ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Surface pro 3 microphone array, how to access them separately?

I have a surface pro 3 and I need to test all of the microphones built in to device(to see if every one of these work). Basically I need to develop an UWP app that can record audio so I can further ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

Audio output leaking into microphone

I noticed that my audio output (anything from system sounds to music) is leaking into my microphone. Stereo Mix is disabled and the audio is not loud enough to be recorded by the microphone ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

microphone has two channels: the right with my voice and the left purely with white noise, recognized by skype and some other apps

Microphone has two channels: the right with my voice and the left with purely white noise, recognized by Skype and some other apps, Discord, on the contrary, recognizes only left with my voice, in ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Voicemeeter Not feeding the Google Translate Mic on a Dell Inspiron running Windows 7

A contributor to this site, explained clearly and in detail as to how to use the voicemeeter to feed the microphone in the Google Translate. Excellent job! and Thank you. I followed the steps ...
2
votes
1answer
29 views

Is there an easy way to tell if my mic is really muted?

I have a Dell computer running Windows 10, which I often use for Skype and other teleconference collaboration. Sometimes, these are large calls and it's very important for participants to mute ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

audio - Aux mic doesn't work on PC but work everywhere else

I'm having a weird problem with my Aux mic and my PC. I am using windows 10 OS on a MSI H81-P33 motherboard with all updated drivers. My PC recognizes the mic but no sound goes in. PC port is working ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

How to set Microphone vs Microphone Boost in Windows 7

I have a Windows 7 Desktop that I want to use a mic. I connected the mic to the pink input jack (mic in). But the volume is too soft. When I enter the properties menu, I see something like this: What ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

How to use apple earpod built in Microphone

So, I am using a Dell Inspiron 3543 which have a built in Microphone and only 1 jack for receiving Audio Output. But then I found out after dual booting with Arch Linux, I found out that the build in ...
0
votes
0answers
153 views

Windows 10 Privacy settings locked, breaking microphone and Camera

Since I update my computer yesterday, none of my apps have access to my camera or my microphone and my settings app says *settings are hidden or controlled by your organization. Mic settings Cam ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Properly uninstall microphone and camera on Dell Inspiron

I have a Dell Inspiron, not entirely sure the model but it has the i7 core, 16GB RAM, 1TB storage and quad core. Camera: I've been trying to uninstall the camera but every time I uninstall the ...

15 30 50 per page