Mic picking up audio output from headset.

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  1. Posts : 7
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       #1

    Mic picking up audio output from headset.


    Hello, So i recently got a new laptop, and when I went in a call with my friends, they told me they could hear every sound from my PC, for the past 3 hours I've been trying to look for solutions, but none of them are helpful, please help me. Ps, my laptop has IDT sound stuff.
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  2. bro67's Avatar
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    Mac OS Catalina
       #2

    Either they are playing around with you or you have a chat running, with the MIC allowing everything, no matter what. Suggest unhooking your headset when not using.
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  3. Posts : 7
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
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    bro67 said:
    Either they are playing around with you or you have a chat running, with the MIC allowing everything, no matter what. Suggest unhooking your headset when not using.
    They are not playing around, I recorded and tested it myself, and I could hear stuff from my pc, and I only use my headset when I need them. And i dont know what you mean by "chat running" we use discord to talk, and where can i check if its set to listen everything?
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  4. essenbe's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro 1903
       #4

    I had the same issue with a pair of headphones I had. When I changed headphones it stopped. I had tried everything and nothing helped. There has to be some crossover between the headphone speaker and the mic. That was my only conclusion.
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  5. Posts : 7
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
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    essenbe said:
    I had the same issue with a pair of headphones I had. When I changed headphones it stopped. I had tried everything and nothing helped. There has to be some crossover between the headphone speaker and the mic. That was my only conclusion.
    But on my old laptop, i never had this problem, with the same pair of headphones.
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  6. TairikuOkami's Avatar
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    Windows Home Dev 21xxx x64
       #6

    What is your soundcard? Check out your recording devices.
    Mine is Creative and it allows to play everything, that is heard.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Mic picking up audio output from headset.-capture_11262018_134026.jpg  
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  7. Posts : 7
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    Thread Starter
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    Heres a screenshot, but I cant seem to find the everything that is heard option.
    http://prntscr.com/ln4q7t
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  8. essenbe's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro 1903
       #8

    You can right click your headset in that screenshot and select properties then the 'Listen' tab. Make sure 'Listen to this device' is not checked.
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  9. Posts : 7
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter
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    It is unchecked, yet, the same issue
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  10. essenbe's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Pro 1903
       #10

    Try another headset. Maybe that will work.
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