Question about Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

1 Answer

Microphone default for some reasons when i want to talk to someone on my yahoo messenger ..cant use the preinstaled microphone on my dell lap-top it says some other program is using the micro! how do i fix this?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 3,940 Answers

The 1501 has no integrated microphone

http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/ins1501/en/om_en/html/about.htm#wp1097563

Connect an external MIC

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I wish to download yahoo messenger to my pc


You are not limited to only using yahoo messenger to connect with others.

I recommend downloading the pidgin app from www.pidgin.im

It supports Yahoo, AOL, and many other services all at once. Does not install bloatware/toolbars and runs without ads. Give it a try

May 27, 2012 | Dell PC Laptops

1 Answer

Model: dell studio1558 problem : the mic doesnt


If you are trying to chat with yahoo messenger, please select internal/default mic in call setup assistant.

Jul 31, 2011 | Dell Studio 1558 Notebook

1 Answer

I want to download a yahoomessenger in my lap top.


If you want to download yahoo messenger to your laptop you need to go to this link and from there download yahoo messenger, just click HERE and proceed with the download.

Jun 20, 2011 | PC Laptops

2 Answers

I got a new computer and it has Canada instead of USA Yahoo. How do I change it to USA info.


Change your language and Regional settings of your Laptop .... Why Bother ? Make a short cut of yahoo USA page on your desktop...

Nov 18, 2010 | PC Laptops

1 Answer

Black window keeps popping up on my computer. It's quick and I cannot read it. It happens every 15 to 20 seconds. Any suggestions? It is a dell inspiron lap top. It has been going on for about a week


  • Start -> Run -> cmd.exe
  • Then type the following "net stop messenger" after which you'll see "messenger service is stopping".
To start it again for any reason open the command prompt again (Start -> Run -> cmd.exe) and type "net start messenger"
Now you can be assured that your world will become silent. No more pop-up black screens.

Jun 22, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1525 Notebook

1 Answer

I have downloaded the new yahoo 10, i have it


Yahoo Messenger 10 works on direct X 9.
Do you get any error message when you try to open Yahoo Messenger 10.

Apr 29, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 2200 Notebook

1 Answer

DELL 630m audio problem


It may be that your PC is now reading the mike as a crystal mike and the signal is too strong. Try to attenute the signal by pluging the mike into a mixer box to reduce the signal strength.

Jun 13, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 630M Notebook

1 Answer

Audio input


the audio driver should run in the background.... go to control panel and enable it... restart the pc... u will notice an icon for that conexant audio in system tray... try to check the microphone with it... if it works fine then it can work well with yahoo messenger too

Sep 21, 2008 | Compaq Presario Notebook

1 Answer

How increase my mic volume


a) to hell with calling india, they are as dumb as bush is.
b) click start > accessories > entertainment > volume controls. when the volume controls open, click on file (drop down menu) then select recording, then click ok. when the recording volume controls come up. select microphone as the default recording device, and make sure the mute box is not checked. slide the volume control slider most of the way up.
c) if you are using yahoo's call-out, run the audio wizard in yahoo messenger before making call.
d) plug your microphone into other 3.5 mm jacks on computer, and use window's sound recorder to see if the computer is picking up audio through the mic.
e) make sure your microphone's mute switch is not turned on (if applicable).

Jun 23, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5610 Notebook

1 Answer

Cant find out how to operate my web cam as lap top came with no manuel ?


To use the webcam you have to use a chat software like Msn messenger or Yahoo messenger.

Feb 11, 2008 | PC Laptops

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook Logo

Related Topics:

94 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell PC Laptops Experts

Coss

Level 3 Expert

1043 Answers

Donna Sander

Level 2 Expert

193 Answers

Jax Planet
Jax Planet

Level 2 Expert

921 Answers

Are you a Dell PC Laptop Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...