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Microphone volume Everytime i try to talk to someone via internet, they hear me very very silent, almost inaudible. As if i were holding the microphone on the other side of the room. Al my settings show that my microphone volume is on highest. But when i do a test, i also can hardly hear myself, so it must be the microphone. I really don't know what else i can do?

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Re: Microphone volume

Is it possible that you guys are both using it on a laptop with a built in mic? If so, then the laptop's mic is probably the one that is receiving sounds instead of your headset. Set your headset as the default mic.

Posted on Aug 18, 2008

Re: Microphone volume

I'm not 100% sure it's the microphone in your case, since I am experiencing the same problem right now with another microphone. I borrowed a working headset from my friend and it is not working either. My volume is up like yours and I can barely hear myself. I am updating the drivers soon and I'll let you know if that fixes it.

Posted on Oct 16, 2007

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