Question about ASUS M2N-E SLi Motherboard
My Computer's Microphone (Headset) is not working with Windows Vista. But It is working with Windows Xp.
So Please give me the solution. Give me settings so I can start it
My microphone has always worked on vista for, I use it everyday on skype, but today it will not work, I can hear the caller but they cannot hear me. I thought my headset was broken and i bought a new one. but its still doing the same thing with the new headset. It says the microphone settings are enabled and working, but when i do the mic test, it says that it cannot hear me.
what can i do?? help!
Posted on Nov 11, 2008
I had that problem and I think I can help.
-Type in Sound in the vista search or do the control panel Hardware and Sound thing to get to the sound stuff. Hit the Recording tab. If you have the same problem as I had, you will see Stereo Mix and Microphone there, but Stereo Mix is the default and Microphone says "Not working." What you need to do is click on microphone to select it, and go to the bottom of that same tab and hit set default. Sorry I'm not too technical, but for me this solved the problem.
Posted on Jan 08, 2008
I am using Windows Vista Laptop & I have got accidentally removed the Realtak Audio Input recording device (i.e.-MIC),hence I am not able make a voice calls on internet like skype ,googletalk etc.
Can anybody tell me how to get Installed my MIC(recoeding device) back to the PC.
In Control Panel->Sounds & Devices->Audio->
Sound Recording Default Device ( Audio Input Device)is showing empty.
I want To know What should I do to get back my Audio Input Device so that I can use my MIC of HEadset to used for talking on Internet.
Posted on Sep 17, 2008
My microfone not working with windows vista i need solution
Posted on Nov 10, 2008
Just got off with Dell support. Make sure both headset plugs (microphone & headset icons) are plugged into the 2 headset jacks. Do not plug the microphone plug into the microphone port when using a headset. Use both headset ports. This was the problem for me.
Posted on Sep 17, 2008
Microsoft Vista SP2 could be the problem - Soundmax driver no longer working for the mic. Windows update installed High Definition Audio Device for a driver - mic still not working. My dual boot (Vista, XP pro) to XP still works fine. Driver problem with Soundmax and Microsoft.
Posted on Jun 05, 2009
Finally after few months
of problem i managed to get my mic running in vista. First get the new drivers
from net it will say version something compatibility issues when u try to
update it. Then uninstall the driver from the pc from device manager,
select sound video game controller… and then your sound card or onboard
which ever company. Select and right click uninstall and then the check box
delete the driver for this device. Restart you pc and when it starts to update
the driver in the task bar cancel it. And go to the device manager same sound
video… this time it will say high definition audio, select it and update
driver, browse my computer, select LET ME PICK FROM A LIST OF DEVICES, next
have disk and give the location of the new drivers that u have downloaded if it
does not take them then try the i386 folder in it. Will prompt u drivers not ….blaa
blaa yes and pronto did work for me hope it does for u. And yes I have asus
board with soundmax drivers got them from
Best of all use driver genius pro, it will tell u what latest driver u should have. If it can get the drivers for u fine otherwise get the from net and follow the rest. Mail me for any other explanation email@example.com
Posted on Dec 17, 2009
I have tried all of the solutions above-
* Reinstalled Vista
* Checked jacks are properly connected
* I do not have ANY other software installed on Vista
* Disabled and enabled Sigmatel
* Checked other versions of mics
* Checked sound settings in control panel
YET my mic is not working. The speakers and headphones are working fine.
I am using Dell Inspiron 6400. The mic is external with a headset.
Posted on Nov 26, 2009
I rolled back my sound driver, after that it worked perfect.
Posted on May 22, 2008
I have in built microphone on camera in USB port & it cannot hear me. GDMALL 1370, video working fine on Vista, looked at Device Manager, Sound & chosen mic says it's working & set as default but still not picking up my voice. Nothing is muted & no on & off switch on set. it is plug in USB & should work but doesn't....any ideas anyone???
Posted on Jul 09, 2009
What kind of microphone are you using. If you're using a Carbon Mike (that's like the kind included in a lot of Software Packages), they're already high gain (some case too high). Look a the setting for microphone, you can increase gain by 10db, that will get you there with one (over gain).
If it's not a Carbon Mike, that's so common, you required a pre-amp for the microphone, I'm using a Equalizer that has a gain of up to 12db, and it work fine. It's FET, so it also isolates, so I'm using another on for Line Out. Work's great, and I can balance it.
Posted on Dec 27, 2007
Im so dumbed with this problem, my new headset is not working in my vista starter! i try a lot of remedies in the net but still no such solution! my recording device always state this gray in color "microphone high definition audio device not plug in"..
someone help me please ..
any comments is highly appreciate! thank you..
Posted on Jul 15, 2010
I just reinstalled windows vista due to a bug.. now I cant talk to my friends with my microphone or use my head phones to listen. I can hear everyone talking to me thru speakers but not headphones. HELP!
Posted on Sep 07, 2009
*********** board driver supported in windows vista?, if not support downlod sound driver files for "6285_Vista_APO_PG536.zip" and installed.
Posted on Jul 28, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
You can try the link provided below. As you might all ready know, Asus does not provide drivers for windows 7 and your MB, P5VD2-MX SE.
Post your findings at firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted on Nov 30, 2009
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