1.    25 Jun 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2017
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10

    Need help with microphone


    Hello,

    I recently got a new desktop computer. Before I used a laptop.
    The computer is really great and works well but I have an issue with the microphone.

    As there is two entries, one for the headset and one for the mic, and I have a headset with a mic on it I can't really make both work at the same time.

    And weirdly, if I plug the headset on the mic entrie, the mic itself doesn't work but instead I can talk through the headpiece itself. So basically I can convert my headpiece to a mic but the mic itself doesn't work.

    How do I do to make the mic and the headset work together ?

    At the very least I have an earplug with mic that I used before. But I have the same problem when I plug it into the mic part it doesn't do anything....

    Any one got some advice on how to fix this ?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    25 Jun 2017 #2
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 95
    Windows 10 Pro

    You need to purchase a splitter cable
    quick search on amazon...
    UGREEN Headphone Mic Cable, Audio Microphone Splitter: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics

    Hope this helps
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    25 Jun 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jun 2017
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Oh okay great
    I tought I had to do something with my settings so I was quite confused.
    Thanks for the tips !
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    25 Jun 2017 #4
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 95
    Windows 10 Pro

    No problem, happy to help.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Microphone not working.
Hi guys So a few days ago I finished my new build, I went for for Win 10 with DirectX12 in mind. However, my mic does not work, neither through the front or back panel. The PC detects that an audio jack has been connected, detect the mic through...
Drivers and Hardware
Microphone Recommendation
I want to try Cortana. What microphone would you recommend? I'm not going to do anything more than talk to Cortana. Something USB? Easy to place, say on top of my monitor? Thanks in advance!
Drivers and Hardware
Headphone with built in microphone uses as Microphone, not Headphone
Okay, so I have an Asus laptop with Windows 10. I am using an Ultimate Ears Headphone with built in microphone. The problem is that i want to use the headphone part, but all the the laptop registers is the microphone. 33176 How can I change this,...
General Support
W10Pro - Microphone too low
Hello!My micropone's volume is very low :( idk what to do (in win 7 it was fine)
Drivers and Hardware
Microphone
Can someone recommend an inexpensive one that i can use with cortana and that works well?
Drivers and Hardware
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 08:56.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums