Microphone won\'t pick up voice? Tags: Drivers Dell Studio Xps Microphone Windows Vista Last response: November 14, 2013 6:45 PM in Windows Vista Share mere October 17, 2012 10:30:32 PM I am having big trouble making my mic work on vista. The speakers work fantastic, but the mic is not even recongnized. My computer is Dell XPS 420 and running VISTA operating system 32 bit. Would you please help if you know how I could fix this, all the forums i am reading are great but doesnt give clue how to fix my problem. Thank you More about : microphone pick voice Reply to mere ksiemb a b \ Driver October 18, 2012 9:45:26 AM mere said:I am having big trouble making my mic work on vista. The speakers work fantastic, but the mic is not even recongnized. My computer is Dell XPS 420 and running VISTA operating system 32 bit. Would you please help if you know how I could fix this, all the forums i am reading are great but doesnt give clue how to fix my problem. Thank you What error (s) do you have in device manager ? Reply to ksiemb kbapasserby November 14, 2013 6:45:11 PM Click on the Microsoft "start" icon in the bottom left tray. Type in "microphone" in the search box. Click "Manage Audio Devices. in the "Sounds" Pop up Window: 1. Playback 2. Recording 3. Sound 4. Communications Select "Recording" Then, Highlight, and double click the name of the microphone. The Transmit Properties box will pop up. in the "Transmit Properties" Pop up Window: 1. general 2 listen 3. Levels 4. Advanced select "Levels" then click the "unmute microphone icon." You will immediately hear your voice on your microphone. And now you can adjust the volume. Reply to kbapasserby Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumMicrophone won't pick up voice ? ForumMy microphone does not pick up my voice , but picks up output audio. ForumMicrophone doesn't pick up any sound when drivers are changed ForumMy Turtle Beach x11's wont pick up my voice while playing Age of Empires: Online ForumSound output is being picked up by my microphone . ForumSound decreases when microphone picks up sound ForumMicrophone detecting only very loud input ForumHow to eliminate echo from microphone ForumDecent mic for female voice ForumMicrophone problem only with counter-strike ForumRecording with computer microphone picks up a lot of noise? ForumBest mic placement for voice (spoken word) recording ForumSurvey: Microphone Preamps ForumHP 5550 and External Microphone ForumBest Microphone for Pro Tools? Forum[Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free ForumI tried to install google voice and video but it reporting an 1603 error ForumBuilt in microphone isn\'t working ForumAcer microphone driver need sound card ForumNo voice from microphone at vista More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !