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Web cam I recently installed a web cam. I can view on it but here is no sound. Can you help?

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  • Chezza777 Feb 27, 2008

    thank you for your reply. I beleive my cam has a built in microphone and it has a USB connection. There are no red or green plugs in the back of my CPU.

    thank you

  • Chezza777 Mar 01, 2008

    Thank you for your reply, but unfortunately it didn't help. My web cam has a built in microphone and has a USB cable. I can hear everthing else through my speakers including incoming web cam audio messgaes. I just can't get the microphone in the web cam to work. ANy other suggestions?

    Thank you

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Normally the webcams come with a round sound port along with the USB port .. so in case if that is the case you will have to plug the round port in the pink/reddish port at the back of the system. and if you did not recieve the round port on the webcam then if the drivers are installed properly for your webcam go to control panel -> sounds-> go to Audio tab and under recording devices change the audio from what you have to the USB webcam if there is one.
That is what I have got for you.

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Most of the Web cams dont have build in mic, but if you had it with your cam, try to plug in the red plug at the back of your CPU in the red plug in beside the green plug in. use plug and play wizard that helps you to try the mic of your cam if it really works.

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