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Dell Inspiron 6000

I have no sound and Mic use when connect to my PC. The headphones and Mic works perfect on my freinds PC. what can I do. Same problem...I've tried aluminum foil to no avail...I can only get sound if I put the headphone plug in half-way and push straight down...It used to work by gently wiggling, or leaving it in half-way...I've shined a light in and can see 3 brass contacts...one on either side and one at the top near the entrance

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Your audio jack needs to be replaced..

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To check the sound levels on any computer, click or double click the speaker icon in your system tray near the digital clock display. If you don't have one, let me know. This action brings up the sound levels for all sound enabled devices on your system.

First, check that Master is not muted by a check box selected or the volume slider all the way down. Next look at the Wave slider for the same thing. If you are playing back a CD, look at the CD slider and then the volume control in your CD App for a mute box check or volume slider there pegged down. That should cover the sliders. For the mic you will notice a slider for it and that its muted by default, there's a reason but its related to feedback loops in sound, that's all.

Next, open Control Panel, click or double click on Sound and this opens several property sheets, the first one shows the built in devices for your laptop, each of the three should be filled. There at times a page for setting mic response to your voice. If you see a setup for your mic recording go ahead and run through that just to set the microphone sensitivity.

If it still does not work for you, I'm not sure what to say. I'll give it some thought so don't rate this until you hear from me again.

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