Windows 10: Headset Issue

  1.    01 May 2016 #1

    Headset Issue


    I'm having issues with Windows 10 recognizing my headset. I've attached a few images of what I am seeing.

    The headset model is a Sennheiser Game One. The sound works perfectly fine but the only mic showing is the built in. I've tried disabling, updating, removing, etc. and nothing seems to work.

    Has anyone experienced this? Is there a driver or controller I can download?
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Mic.PNG   Headphones.PNG  
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2.    02 May 2016 #2

    Also, the headset is plugged into a Y cable.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. RWOne's Avatar
    Posts : 462
    Windows 10 Pro (Mix of Builds) / Linux Mint
       02 May 2016 #3

    Why is it into a Y-Cable?

    Plug the headset plug to the speaker out, or headphone jack of the system, and the mic plug to the microphone jack as well, then retry it.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4.    02 May 2016 #4

    Thanks for the response, and I would do that but my PC has a combo jack. It does not have a separate jack for Mic/Speaker.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
Jacks not detecting headset in Drivers and Hardware
I recentley did a complete reinstall of Windows 10 onto my computer, deleting everything else on the drives along with it. However now when I plug my headset into either the front or rear jacks Windows is not detecting anything. I have installed the...
Bluetooth headset in Drivers and Hardware
I have a Surface Pro2 running Wndows 10 1511 10586.17. I want to add a Motorola H730 headset. The tablet doesn't detect the headset. Any ideas why? Best regards.
Audio Popping USB headset in Drivers and Hardware
Ever since I upgraded from windows 7 to windows 10, I've been experiencing brief audio popping/cracking noise. Sometimes I could go an hour and not hear anything, other times I hear a pop every 30 seconds. There has to be sound playing for the...
Headset not working after mute/unmute in Drivers and Hardware
If you have the headset plugged in and mute it, it won't work after you unmute regardless if you unplugged and re-plug in the headset. No issue with the speaker if you unplugged the headset. You may have to adjust the volume to zero and up the...
I was trying to skype a fellow mate when he said he couldent hear me. So i went to my recording devices and saw that my microphone volume was at 0. I tried to turn it up but it just went back to 0. Now its Glitching out between 0 and 5... No idea...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:43.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums