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Xbox 360 live headset

Hello, could some one tell me how to setup the headset on xbox 360 when im on live and have it plugged into the controller i cant hear anything and mic dosent seem to work is there any where i need to set it up or something ive changed settings in personal settings but dident seem to work. Any help would be great thanks.

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  • Anonymous Sep 04, 2007

    Yeah tryed recording message but dident work and yeah i can see people talking with the speaking symbol on games like Gears of war and Saints row and tryed changing the switch and the volume but no luck got this headset with xbox 360 elite about 2 weeks ago.

  • Anonymous Jan 08, 2008

    have plugged in supplied headset and gone through personal settings checking mute not on and volume is turned up no joy, though can see mic symbol when plugged in.

  • mattbasketba Dec 22, 2008

    same thing except i can talk

  • Anonymous Dec 27, 2008

    how do u turn the xbox 360 live headset on



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Try sending yourself a message and see if you hit play (after recording the message) you can hear yourself. Sometimes Ive been playing games like GRAW2 online and when I lose connection with the host or something along those lines my mic will stop working untill I reset the console. Also, most games will have some kind of an indicator when you are on Live that show when someone is talking. Do these indicators activate at all? (usually a small volume symbol that will light up next to the persons gamertag)

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  • Anonymous Sep 04, 2007

    If any of that doesnt work did you try rotating the little circle at the bottom of the mic piece all the way to the right?



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