My microphone on Dell Latitude D505 does not speak out eg. on skype? Can u assist
We need to determine if your mike works at all. Lets start by launching Sound Recorder from START --> PROGRAMS -->ACCESSORIES --> ENTERTAINMENT --> SOUND RECORDER. With that application going, click the record button and talk. See if you can record anything and then play it back. If it works, the issue is something with Skype, if you get no sound, you've got either a problem with the mike itself (not likely) or a Windows driver problem or ...
...easiest fix, is that the mike is turned off in the volume control. Go to START --> PROGRAMS -->ACCESSORIES --> ENTERTAINMENT --> VOLUME CONTROL. When it comes up, click on OPTIONS --> PROPERTIES. You should see an option of displaying playback (default) or recording volume. Select recording. You can now confirm that there is a check mark next to digital mike which turns it on.
Hope this helps!