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Questions tagged [microphone]

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.

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Some of my Lenovo laptops function keys don't work [on hold]

I was having a probelam with windows and I had to reinstall it. Now I am missing software that allows the buttons that toggle the microphone and camera to work. I am unable to get the software to get ...
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Get microphone event info

So I'm using a 2in1 IR/2.4Ghz air mouse (Azulle lynk if it helps) to control my PC. It has a microphone button which I have to hold to use the mic but it does not register as a key press(to my ...
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Windows 10 get input from Hardware input 3

I have a focusrite scarlett 18i8 and usually have my mic plugged into input number 3. Is there a way to get arbitrary applications (eg. discord) to use that channel as the mic input. I usually use ...
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Google Chrome microphone change drop-down

Earlier Google Chrome was able to change microphone or webcam from ask-permission popup, after last updates that drop-down blocked, I can click it and it animate click but don't "opens". I searched ...
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Converting a TRRS apple connector to 2 TRS connectors to use on PC

What i'm trying to do here is using the in-line microphone of my pair of Sennheiser Urbanite on my pc. For that i bought a third party splitter (3.5mm 4 Position TRRS Female to 2x 3 Position TRS). ...
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Can you use a smart speaker as a microphone/speaker combo for a normal PC?

I am working on a project where I want to build a HTPC/gaming pc/NAS combo that sits in my living room close to my TV. It will run Windows 10 and it will be controllable by an XBOX One controller (and ...
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How to lock microphone boost to a fixed setting

I am having trouble setting up microphone boost (permanently) in Pulseaudio. Setup is Toshiba Satellite laptop with Linux Mint Sylvia/Xenial 64bit. Pulseaudio insists on merging volumes (volume = ...
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Prodigy Cube - Mic no work

I bought an external sound card today - Prodigy Club Black Edition. The playback is great however I have a problem with the microphone. After connecting, the microphone simply does not work. It does ...
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Headphone mic only works when the headphone cord moves

My headphone mic stopped working. Naturally I entered "Recording devices" (Win7) to check whats wrong. When I speak into the mic there are no bars that say it is working. But when I move the cord ...
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Microphone don't work on PC (electrelet condenser mic with 3.5 mm jack, requiring power)

I have an Olympus ME51S microphone bought several years ago that still work when I plug it in an Olympus voice recorder. It is a external microphone of type condenser /electrelet that allows to ...
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Use headphones and mic both via 3,5mm on Surface

A friend of mine has some trouble connecting a 3,5mm headphone and a 3,5mm mic using the single 3,5mm jack from the Microsoft Surface. We tried different adapters to split one 4 pin jack into two ...
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Windows 10 Pro Game DVR not recording Microphone

It used to work than some Microsoft updates later it stopped working. I don't often try to record my microphone so I am not sure when. I have verified my Windows 10 Game DVR Settings Record audio ...
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changes to the LGPO thru gpedit.msc on domain connected machines do not apply after restarts and gpupdate /force

FYI I am very new to the world of system administration. However I have been able to find answers to nearly every question that has come across my desk - till now. We have LGPO policy's set manually ...
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Microphone boost is always enabled on my head gear

Although I have the microphone boost explicitly disabled (at zero dB), the headset's microphone is still capturing sounds from the environment at my workplace. The headset is an A4tech with an ...
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Built-in microphone stops working when headphones are plugged in [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo T470 laptop with a combined microphone/headphone jack. It is running Windows 7 with Realtek HD Audio 6.0.1.8142. Whenever I plug headphones into to my laptop's audio jack, my laptop's ...

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