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Built-in Mic Issue

Hey all!

Okay, this issue started a while ago ( Maybe... a month or two? ) but my tech-boyfriend is having trouble figuring this out too so I decided to come here.

No matter what I do, my built-in mic refuses to pick up any sound. My boyfriend claims he can hear SOMETHING on his end, just not my voice. Which is very odd, right?

I've tried fiddling with the volume control and have had no luck there. Yes, I did try updating all my drivers. No luck there either. I don't want to have to throw away money right off the bat so I'm hoping you guys can help me or at least point me in the right direction.

Thank you!

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  • veemonkey Jun 03, 2009

    Compaq Presario V6000 with Windows XP

  • veemonkey Jun 03, 2009

    errr... Product sticker says V6700, sorry. typoed. It's also a Custom ordered laptop.

  • veemonkey Jun 03, 2009

    "test your hardware at audio properties. click voice tab then click test hardware tab. follow the steps."

    I followed the steps and it did not pick up my voice or play back any sound. I checked the volume and it was up. I even moved so I was as close as I could get to the internal mic's general area.


  • Jubert Ledesma
    Jubert Ledesma May 11, 2010

    have you tried restoring your system back to a date prior to the start of this issue?

  • Jubert Ledesma
    Jubert Ledesma May 11, 2010

    what is your system? brand and model?

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Test your hardware at audio properties. click voice tab then click test hardware tab. follow the steps.

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    rommel dadulla Jun 03, 2009

    test your hardware at audio properties. click voice tab then click test hardware tab. follow the steps.

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