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Microphone not working on acer 9314. My friends cant hear me speaking online

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  • ShelleyD May 05, 2008

    thank you for your suggestion but i have already tried that and nothing is muted. I am trying to call using Google Talk and am running Vista. Any help would be appreciated. I can hear my friend but they cant hear me

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Check your sound properties, (2click the small speaker icon on the system tray) and see if the mic option has been muted out, which is usually the default settings of windows.

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