Forum discussion tagged with Mic.
  1. G

    [SOLVED] Audio gets muffled when mic is being used

    Every time my mic is being used, other programs' audio will get momentously muffled when the audio is static and gets back to normal when a louder sound is played. Two examples I can give: in GTA V, driving a veicule with music off will make the audio get muffled several times; in Dead by...
  2. franzy75

    Question Are laptops meant to be able to use both headphones and a mic at the same time?

    As the title said, I haven't been able to use my headset and mic the same time (Mic shows up but no sound). My laptop's an AN515-56 (The issue is the same as my previous laptop), and the audio jack has the headset icon. I think I read somewhere that some laptops can't do this but I might be...
  3. V

    Question Help me with my computers mic please

    My Laptop(Dell Inspiron 15 3000) does not detect my headset's mic, it detects the headphones but not the mic, it uses the laptop's built-in mic. It worked before I upgraded to Windows 11 from Windows 10 but I realized it too late and I can't convert back to Windows 10 anymore. I have deleted the...
  4. TerraCorbix12345

    Question Is the HyperX Quadcast S or Blue Yeti X better?

    I am trying to buy a new mic to replace my old headset mic. My two options are the Blue Yeti X and HyperX Quadcast S, since they are both around the same price. (I've narrowed down my choices to these two, so I won't be buying an XLR or another USB mic). I don't know which mic is overall better...
  5. pixelss

    [SOLVED] mic not working in apps

    after i updated my windows 10 my mic dosent work in any app but i can hear my self by Sound>recording>my mic> listen to this device and its really work fine but in apps it cant detect any sound and i tried everything in settings privacy and my realtake sound is the latest update any help?
  6. Seltop

    Question I just got my first XLR mic and I have no idea why it doesnt work, PLEASE HELP!!!!

    I got my mic (AT2020), than I releazied I needed a mixer or an audio interface, I got the cheapest one I could find because I don't need anything fancy, I just want to be able to plug in to my PC so I got myself the "Go Vocal" audio interface. I plugged my mic in and nothing happend, I dont...
  7. Jaunval

    Question Why does my mic cut under high gpu usage?

    When my gpu uses above like 60 maybe 70% my audio will cut for for a second or 2 and then come back but my mic will not work. I have to leave and rejoin the discord vc to fix this. Any ideas? Specs: ryzen 5 3600 rx 5600xt asrock b450m steel legend 16gb xpg ram 3200mhz but running lower because...
  8. L

    Question Help with MSI motherboard microphone jack

    I have an MSI MPG Z390 motherboard and for some reason mic audio won't work. When i plug in the mic, I get tons of static and interference. I've tried switching headphones and plugging them into my front panel jack but no dice. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  9. Forsizec

    Question Xlr mic not working

    So I have an Audio technica AT2020 And a neewer NW02-1A, The whole thing works the mixer picks up audio and outputs it when i plug it up to my phone when i plug it up to my pc i doesn't work, also when i plug it in it show up in the sound panel as usbaudio 2.0 in recording and the same in...
  10. I

    Question My mic sounds like I am an alien...

    Hello, I have had sound issues since the last month and I have not found solution in the whole Internet yet. The problems started suddenly when one day my friend told me in discord that I sound horrific. When I heard a record of myself I tought that the headset mic is broken and bought a new...
  11. L

    [SOLVED] Mouse and Mic cut out when using certain programs?

    My friend has a HyperX Cloud 2 headset, and a Corsair M55 RGB PRO mouse. When he does certain tasks, the mic cuts out. It ranges from different things to streaming on discord causes it to cut out entirely. He can play Phasmophobia and it will cut out after a few minutes of playing. The mic stays...
  12. Twigg16

    [SOLVED] Mic Issue

    Every time I have my mic on it picks and records up a high pitched white noise. If I'm in apps where noise suppression isn't an option it keeps making this sound. Before you tell me to go into the enhancements tab and enable noise suppression there, trust me I've tried, it just doesn't show up...
  13. Krishnan 05

    [SOLVED] Which mic to buy ?

    I have decided to buy a new mic as my built-in headphone mic started to produce some static sounds. I am looking for a mic under 5000 INR in India. I would be using it to speak in games, zoom meetings on pc, and record some youtube videos. I have some ideas listed below : Maono AU-A03...
  14. A

    [SOLVED] My laptop's microphone is not working ?

    I have accer E5 573G laptop. My laptop's mic is not working. When I connect wired earphone/headphone the mic does not work on this laptop. I have done everything, like driver settings ,install uninstall drivers,windows setting, 3rd party softwares,even I change OS.I used linux still mic does...
  15. [SOLVED] Razer Seiren Mini vs Kraken Ultimate

    Hello, I would like to ask 2 things related to the title, I would appreciate any responds, especially if you have the Seiren Mini, but again even if not, I would appreciate any help given. So, first of all, right now I am using the Razer Kraken Ultimate headset and its microphone which has...
  16. M

    [SOLVED] Temporarily disabling microphone whilst sound is playing

    Hi everyone, There is someone ( a client from work) who asked me if it is possible to mute the microphone automatically when soundcard is playing an output and then to unmute when output stops. This sounds like something that needs to be done via task scheduler or some sort of powershell...
  17. B

    [SOLVED] Sound is coming through mic on new headset ?

    Hey all, I recently purchased a Steelseries arctis 1 and have been having issues with the sound coming through the mic. When on discord my friends can hear the YouTube videos or themselves echoing through the mic. I have disabled Stereo Mix and tried various things but it still seems to echo...
  18. MrJones11111

    [SOLVED] Mic issues on friend's system

    PC will let mic record sound but not voice chat on any platform what so ever! please HELP! Hi So my friends Mic is not working in game and on discord etc as the title suggests, and I am at a loss. No amount of google is capable of solving the issue. I will explain what we have tried and what...
  19. [SOLVED] Is it normal for rundll32 to use the mic ?

    is it normal rundll32.exe to use the microphone like this ?
  20. dwbb

    [SOLVED] headset with mic can only choose mic in or headphone exclusively.

    Hi, I have a headset with mic. When i plug in the pink color jack > choose Mic in > can record sound but cant hear sound pink color jack > choose headphone > can hear sound but cant record sound. usb extender with jack> pink color jack >unable to choose headphone or Mic in > very low...
  21. Magpeye

    [SOLVED] Weird Robotic/Echo issue for Tonor Mic, happens about every 15 minutes... Need a fix

    Hi, So I have been having an issue with a Microphone, mixer setup, it seems to work perfectly fine for like 15 minutes then it just makes this terrible buzzing echo kind of robotic it seems. I will post the exact models of what I have and the bottom. The only way I can get it to work is to...
  22. Koninosss

    Question Headseat makes annoying sound

    So my motherboard cant use non usb headset for some reason because there is no sound when I plug it in. So i bought a usb adapter the Virtual 7.1 Chsound but there is a strange noise all the time. And people can hear it in my mic too! What can I do? View...
  23. O

    Question Mic doesn't work on new version of Windows?

    So I just freshly installed Windows 10 version 20H2, installed all the drivers but mic doesn't work on some apps. It works on any browser and on discord but only if I disable Automatically determine input sensitivity and noise cancellation. It works fine on Warzone but does not work on other...
  24. B

    Question How to stop Logitech G935 from auto adjusting, sounds horrible when loud

    Hello, I recently bought a pair of Logitech g935, Overall pretty happy, the wireless range and sound quality is amazing. The only issue I'm having is that the mic sounds pretty terrible, That was to be expected but I thought with some adjusting I could fix the sound issues. Only problem is that...
  25. Flame1

    [SOLVED] Microphone starts sounding like a super high pitched chipmunk when i put pc under load?

    So I'm not sure if this issue is cause by windows, or something else but for some reason when i launch another application and get in a situation where theres more stress on the components the red light in my mic (Its a Hyperx Quadcast microphone) starts flashing on and off randomly and thats...
  26. E

    [SOLVED] Microphone randomly adjusting levels

    After my Windows update a couple of days ago I've been getting weird random mic adjustments, it's normal for a couple of hours then it randomly starts to adjust.
  27. C

    [SOLVED] Rode Podmic EQ

    So I don't have the money for something fancy like a goxlr, or a Yamaha mixer or anything like that at the moment, I found software called Peace equalizer, and equalizer APO. The problem I'm having with it is I don't fully understand it and audio is kind of not my thing. but i want to make this...
  28. J

    [SOLVED] White noise through mic even when muted

    I am trying to record audio but even when the mic is muted the recording picks up white noise. It's not the mic because I've tried it with my headset mic and the same issue occurs. Not software either because it happens in both Audacity and OBS. I have an MSI B550-A Pro and I have the Realtek...
  29. E

    [SOLVED] People can hear my audio through my mic ?

    Hi, I'm not sure if this is the right thread forum but whenever I connect my Astros A40 to my pc with a 3.5mm splitter, my friends can hear what I can hear through my headset. But when I use a USB connection with my headset, its working fine. I want to use 3.5mm because I can use Nahimic audio...
  30. ILikeTurtles342

    Microphone level is stuck on 98, how do I fix this?

    When I go to System>Sound>Sound Control Panel>Recording>FIFINE K670 (that's my mic)>Properties>Levels I try to drag the switch but it stays stuck at 98. I can't type in the box to change the number either so my mic level is stuck, I just want to lower it.
  31. D

    Question Blue Compass boom arm wont stay in place

    I'm pairing my Blue Compass with my Wave:3 which is a fairly light mic. My problem is I cannot get the middle joint of the blue compass to stay in place, it ends up just flying upwards. I've tightened the friction plate as much as I can and I've loosened the screw underneath the boom arm as much...
  32. S

    [SOLVED] Mic not working for headset with adapter

    I bought a 2 to 1 headset adapter so that my desktop headphones would work on my new laptop but now my microphone won't work. I tried uninstalling audio drivers and restarting but that did nothing for me. The headset just doesn't show up under the recording tab in sound options but shows up...
  33. J

    [SOLVED] Pc is detecting audio i play even when mic is muted?

    Hope someone can help. I am using astro a40s with my pc connected by a 3.5mm splitter one going into audio, one into mic. The problem is my pc is detecting my pc audio and putting it as input for example when im playing a youtube video my friends can hear this even if i mute my mic on the...
  34. E

    [SOLVED] Mic jacks not working no matter what I do ?

    Whenever I plug in a microphone into any of my audio jacks (one in the motherboard, one on the front IO panel), not a single sound is picked up. I've updated all of my drivers, checked my HD audio cable, checked the audio settings. I think it's a software problem, because when I use a USB mic...
  35. IceCreaml

    Question Mic Problem

    Whenever I turn on my pc, I test my mic and there will be a continuous beep sound so I have to reinstall my audio driver for it to work. I'm getting kind of annoyed having to reinstall my audio driver every time I turn my pc on. Does anyone know how to fix this? The problem started after I...
  36. ShawnSMB

    Question Would it be more benificial to upgrade my Microphone or Interface?

    I am currently looking to upgrade my microphone setup, I currently have an "Audio-Technica AT2020 Microphone" and a "Behringer UM2 Audio Interface". This setup hasn't necessarily done me wrong, however, I feel like it could improve. I am debating whether it would be more beneficial to get a new...
  37. SeeneX1992

    Question Mic picking buzzing noises

    Hello all, i recently got new pc and when plugging new mic i get buzzing noise, tried other mics and still problem persists, what i have found is that when i touch cable of mic that sound of buzzing reduces so maybe i have grounding issues? Would be really glad to get any kind of help. If needed...
  38. Mashimaro7

    [SOLVED] How to mute Mic for Specific Programs

    I have a weird issue with my headset, it mutes all incoming audio while taking mic input. It's fine for the most part, but some games will take constant mic input even when VOIP is turned off, which results in the entire game being muted. Also, for some reason, when I go into my mic settings, it...
  39. G

    Question Mic doesn't work windows 10 with WH-1kxm3 sony.

    SO my mic on my sony wh-1000xm3 doesn't work... I tried everything, it is connected via BT. Audio works fine but mic doesn't work at all, it does shows as default at all my audio/mic (including at recording tab) settings but no luck. I tried them on other computer and they work just fine it's...
  40. H

    [SOLVED] NZXT H510 Front Panel Audio (Mic) Not Working

    I recently upgraded CPU, mobo, and RAM from an i7 4770k (MSI Z87 MPower Max) to an i7 10700k (Gigabyte Z490 Aorus Elite AC). Both in the same case, had no problems using the front panel audio connection (3.5mm) for mic, and sound with the old MSI board. After upgrading and installing the new...