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Internal microphone not working

I've justed tried to set up my internal microphone to call people with Skype, however while doing the call test It is not recording my voice, only noise is heard. I have entered system preferences etc but any adjustment makes no difference. Please help.

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  • aashish maru Dec 12, 2008

    i have same problem, input level is not showing any movement, is iBook G4 supports input audio, i don't think so its supports. if its supports please help me out

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In the system preferences there should be a tab for input and, if you don't already have a USB headset or other external mic, then the internal mic should already be selected. You should be able to see in real time what the mic is receiving by talking. There is an input level bar that fluctuates. If this does not show anything, then you probably do have a problem with your mic. do this first though before checking out skype.

Here's an example

Skype has a walkthrough for setting up Macs


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