How to turn off mic on laptop and use a plugin mic Tags: Laptops Last response: December 18, 2011 9:51 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share terrencedalton December 18, 2011 4:11:05 PM i bought a microphone for my dell inspiron 5110 and want to plug and play but the laptop built in mic wont turn off and i cant get this external mic to pick up and work? thanks, dalton mod edit: NEVER post your phone number and email address More about : turn mic laptop plugin mic WR2 a c 572 D Laptop December 18, 2011 9:35:16 PM Hello terrencedalton; You don't actually need to turn off the built in mic. Just choose the plug in mic as default in Windows control panel. Adding your email and phone # in a public forum is never a good idea. WR2 a c 572 D Laptop December 18, 2011 9:51:24 PM How to Change the Default Playback & Recording Audio Device Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumX-FI soundcard owners w/ mic ~MUST SEE~ ForumComputer sound mixed with my mic sounds win 8 ForumMic choice, which ones? ForumIncredible Mic Comparison ForumUse external mic to amplify sound thru external speakers ForumM/S Mic Question ForumDecent mic for female voice ForumWhy would my mic not work with a USB soundcard. ForumMic to amplifier to laptop through usb ForumDell 1710 mic ForumGuitar to laptop mic -in ForumEQ in Mic Chain ForumHow do i turn my mic on a dell inspiron ForumBack light or Inverter? ForumConfusion over laptop issue, please help!! ForumWhat laptop brand is the best ForumMost reliable and inexpensive laptop computor ForumLaptop is dead. does not switch on although external supply is there. ForumLOCKED OUT OF YOUR LAPTOP ? ForumLaptop for programming More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !