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I have the gateway SX2851. Does it have a microphone and if so how do I find it. Cortana says it is not plugged in but I don't know where it is to plug it in.

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    Sarath kolli May 08, 2017

    The microphone jack in the front is hidden. There should be a panel on the bottom of the front side



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I think you may need to plug an external Mic into the PC, it goes into the pink connector in the rear most of the time although you may have a pink input on the front as well.
They almost always have a little picture of a mic next to them.

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