Solved Microphone not working Tags: Windows 7 Microphone Windows XP Last response: June 12, 2010 5:32 PM in Windows 7 Share gusgil June 3, 2010 6:55:30 PM My mic stoped working after I updated from XP to Windows 7...any ideas? Thanks More about : microphone working mibix19 a b $ Windows 7 June 3, 2010 9:06:30 PM Does it show up in control panel-sound. Is it enabled as the default device for recording? Has it been muted with a tick in the checkbox? Are your device drivers up to date? gusgil June 3, 2010 9:37:09 PM In the control panel under "Hardware and Sound", then "Manage Audio Device", then "Recording" tab says: Microphone High Defenition Audio Device Not Plugged In....but the mic is plugged in and I connected another one, brand new just to check. Related resources Headset Microphone Not Working - Forum Dell internal microphone not working - Forum Microphone not working - Forum Microphone not working - Forum My lap top microphone is not working when I loaded window 7. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution mibix19 a b $ Windows 7 June 4, 2010 12:02:05 AM Try to reinstall or update your drivers in device manager. Do you get any sound through you speakers? gusgil June 4, 2010 12:35:10 AM Sorry mibix19, I was out for diner... yes, the speakers are working fine....... number13 a b $ Windows 7 June 4, 2010 10:11:29 PM are you using the front jacks or the rear ones, go to Control Panel, Sound, select mic and then go to properties, see which jack is enabled for this device gusgil June 5, 2010 1:09:09 PM Problem fixed...updated my sound drivers...or should I say downgraded to the drivers that came from Dell when I bought my PC (XP OS). Thanks for your help. gusgil June 12, 2010 4:50:25 PM Best answer selected by gusgil. mibix19 a b $ Windows 7 June 12, 2010 5:32:18 PM Thanks for giving me best answer. Glad your up and running again Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMA770-UD3 onboard microphone slot stoped working ForumDell microphone not working ForumMy microphone stopped working ForumBuilt in microphone isn\'t working ForumUSB Headset Microphone Not Working ForumDell microphone not working skype ForumHeadset microphone 's not working ForumHeadphones working , microphone not ForumMicrophone isn't working (only playback sounds play through it) ForumMicrophone just suddenly stops working ForumMicrophone isn't working . I can hear people but they can't hear me. ForumPX5 Headset, Microphone not working ! ForumAcer Aspire microphone not working . Help? ForumHAF 922 front microphone not working ? ForumBuilt in Microphone not working when earphones connected More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !