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I have been using Plantronics 995 for several weeks. I quit working without any system cnanges. Have tried re-paring, and reset all audio settings to plantronics. Bought replacement unit ( plantronics 995 ) - is has same problem - if vol is turned to max I can hear slight static Any suggestions

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  • dlo_odell Sep 03, 2010

    I think I may have not stated the problem correctly. The problem is that I 'can not hear anything through the head set". The mike has not been the issue , as I do not use it routinely I have not tested the mic function. The only thing I can hear is a very slight 'static' type noise if I turn the speaker volumn up to max. The speakers work fine if there is nothing pluged into the head phone jack, and I have pluged in another basic head set ( wired unit ) to the jack and it works fine.

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This is a normal reaction ..specially on a wireless device ..the idea is to lower the volume into the computer ..(to max 80%)..and also get into the volume control by double clicking on the speaker icon in the task bar ..and in here look at the mic volume
if there isnt any volume section for the mic..than click options ..than properties..and from the list tick the case for mic in ..and will list the volume for mic..
if the advanced function is on ..check into the advanced under the microphone it is started the mic boost function ..if it is ..and you want to keep it for a better mic reception ..than you have to put the mic on mute to eliminate the static noise..
THis should not mute it for good..but you can make a trial to be sure..
If the advance boost function is on ..and the muting puts it out for good..the choice is to get rid of the boost but usually works if you mute it ..cause only mutes the noise ..
let me know if you didn't understood anything ..

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  • Catalin Turcu
    Catalin Turcu Sep 03, 2010

    In this case you have to see if any of the devices are out of battery ..in this case the emitter that plugs into the inlet ...
    or ...just push those button to pair them again ..like the first time you set them ...cause if it has sound on a regular headset it means that it is nothing wrong with the computer and it is a n issue of signal transmiting between the 2 devices..so check the batteries.first ...(they might not work if they are almost empty) ..and after that pair them again ..Usually the device shave some buttons that have to be pushed in for one to blink ..and in one to find the signal..I thing when the signal is located they change color or something like that ..Take a look in the manual for exact procedure..but it is something like in a wireless mouse....
    anyway ..is the only thing you can do to try and trouble shoot them ...cause if this isnt working ..I mean battery changing and re-pairing than it is something physical wrong and you will need to be seen by a repair-man ..

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