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Mic and headset not recognized

Hello, i have an Ideazon gh-100 mic/ headset. im using it for ventrillo but i cannot get it to work. i have two ports in the front of my comp (one pink and one green) and ive plugged the pink to pink and green to green. ive set the pink to mic in and the green to line out. ive gone to my sound and voice and to the voice tab to test it and the recording and playback tabs do not list my mic. it only lists Realtek HD Audio which is my audio manager. this is really aggravating. i do not know if it came with software; i dont believe so. i dont know if i need a driver either since ive checked the site and i cannot even find faqs or help for this mic on the website. any help would be appreciated extremely. thanks

link to the mic: http://www.ideazon.com/us/products/gh100headset.asp

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  • x360red Dec 17, 2008

    there is no mic box. when i double click that little speaker i go to master volume and i see no option for microphone

  • x360red Dec 17, 2008

    how do i reply? adding a comment duznt help cuz u might miss wat i have to say



  • x360red Dec 18, 2008

    well i found the mic and added it to master volume, turned up volume, and unmuted it but when i go to my voice tab and select playback and record...my mic still does not show up

  • x360red Dec 18, 2008

    no i mean in sound and voice in the control panel. when i go to test hardware in teh voice tab it isnt there as a choice




  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    I am using a Lenovo PC with Realtek HD Audio and when I use the GE headset connected to the front or back PC plugs, doesn't matter, I get horrible stereo echo when speaking with a customer. If I turn down the mic volume, the echo goes away, but the customer then can not hear me.

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You haven't mentioned it that i can see but when you have the green plug into the green can you hear sound ?... if so look for the speaker icon on the lower right of your screen. open that to volume control.... look at the mic setting... is the mute box marked ? if so uncheck it and try the mic again

Robert

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    Roberta Smith Dec 17, 2008

    i get emails when you reply... ok alone the top of master volume control you see a menu from left to right on of the items... i can't remember which one should allow you to add more devices ... select that



    Robert

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    Roberta Smith Dec 18, 2008

    voice tab in what program... if you mean msn.... you need to set it up in the program.... tools i believe it is ... audio video setup

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