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Webcam microphone sound

When I installed the webcam, I had it plugged into the front of my computer, then later moved it to the back, now I have several sound devices installed example lifecam1, livecam2, livecam3 livecamV and the sound does not work, when I run the software the microphone just turns all the way down and I can not change anything, I have unistalled it and everytime I re-install I just get a new driver number and it never works.

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  • richie_mulle Jan 17, 2009

    Tried that, still nothing, all I get is noise when the microphone is on, I wish when you un-installed software it would get rid of everything that was install, but I guess this crappy software did not get rid of everything and thats why I keep getting new updating drives everytime I unplug it and plug it back in, and I get a new driver name and the problem is always there.just might have to get a new cam from another company, never had good luck with Microsoft products.

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My grandfather told me something a long time ago.. if something works don't try to fix it..
plug it back into the front of the computer.. good luck ray

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