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No microphone ihave just bought this PCL300K + Webcam. everything seems to have installed ok but I can't make any noise! I have tried using skype but it says I have a microphone problem.I have tried to do what they suggest but still nothing. The info with the webcam says it has a built in microphone so I have tried both with & without the head set that came with it! Please help

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  • christine_p_ Apr 26, 2009



    Tried this it didn't work. I solved the problem in the end by getting a free standing mike & plugging in seems to work fine now.

    Thanks again

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Normal 0 See section A. Skype in the info below to setup the Audio & Video.
Also send this to your family and friends so they have there computer setup properly.
Web Camera’s have to be setup on the program they are to be used with. Just installing the camera on your computer does not set it up to broadcast on messengers or Skype.
Each program has Options that have to be setup in order for the Audio and Video to function properly.
A. Skype Setup:
After downloading and installing Skype (http://www.skype.com/intl/en-gb/download/skype/windows/beta/downloading/) set it up as follows:

  1. Go to Tools, then Options, and click on Audio Settings and set the Microphone and Speakers to the computer Audio Card.
  2. Then click on the Video Settings.
  3. The camera if Installed Properly will come up and show a video picture.
  4. Then, on the bottom of the page click on Save.
The camera and audio should function properly. Your friends and Family will now be able to see and her to you.
Hope this helps. Bud

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