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My external microphone only records a constant hum.

I tried recording a thunderstorm several months ago. Ever since then, my microphone (33-306 RadioShack universal cassette recorder microphone) only records a constant hum. It didn't get wet at all (it was behind a window with a screen) and it works perfectly on other computers. I'm thinking it might have had something to do with the lightning, though it never got close to my house. Now I'd like to record sound effects for a game. What should I do?

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    CubicApocalypse Oct 24, 2012

    The "tell which product it is" text box really needs to be longer. This was meant to be a question about the 1501's microphone jack.

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