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 X-FI soundcard owners w/ mic ~MUST SEE~ Forum Computer sound mixed with my mic sounds win 8 Forum Mic choice, which ones? Forum Incredible Mic Comparison Forum Use external mic to amplify sound thru external speakers Forum M/S Mic Question Forum Decent mic for female voice Forum Why would my mic not work with a USB soundcard. Forum Mic to amplifier to laptop through usb Forum Dell 1710 mic Forum Guitar to laptop mic -in Forum EQ in Mic Chain Forum How do i turn my mic on a dell inspiron Forum Back light or Inverter? Forum Confusion over laptop issue, please help!! Forum What laptop brand is the best Forum Most reliable and inexpensive laptop computor Forum Laptop is dead. does not switch on although external supply is there. Forum LOCKED OUT OF YOUR LAPTOP ? Forum Laptop for programming Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !