To plug your headphones in Skype, you must first deal with the findings at the end. If it's earbuds with microphone, at the end you can see the two plugs (usually, one green, one red). In this case, they need to stick to the same colors of the jacks of the sound card that is usually located at the rear of the system unit from the bottom. The most common color output for headphones – green, and red for the microphone, but it's not a rule. Successfully completing this stage, go into Skype.
Hardly headphones and microphone will earn immediately. You need to work in the settings menu of the program to achieve the final result. To do this, go to the tab "Tools" then "Settings" and finally "audio Settings". You will see a menu with sound settings. For microphone settings in the drop-down list on the right choose the desired brand of device that you have connected. Later in the section "Speakers" choose your headphones. If this happens, you can easily communicate.
It often happens that in the drop down list none of the devices you would like to use during a conversation. This has its own problems. The main problem is that the connected equipment will the computer just not found the drivers. The most common and convenient driver for the audio system including headphone, is Realtek HD. It is available for free on the Internet. You should install this software and already using its interface to define all the desired sound devices. Another problem often pop up when you connect headphones, it is your operating system. So before you download the Skype look carefully if it is suitable for your system. If Skype is not suitable for your system, no drivers for headphones will not save the situation, while the computer does not appear adapted Skype.
Finally, there is a program Skype Sound Test Service " in your contact list. With it you can check the quality of work headphones and audio systems in General.
Of headset choose people who love Internet voice-communication, or the gamers who play team games. For required Skype headset with microphone. The rest is already selected according to your taste. It can be open headphones, closed type wireless headphones, USB headphones.
In laptops, for example, has a built-in microphone. But you need to take into account the fact that the other person will hear you better when you have the microphone will be placed near your mouth. So think about buying a special headphone with a microphone. To check whether the headphones work for Skype, you can open any media file.
Advice 2 : How to configure the microphone in Skype in Windows 7
Today, Skype is one of the most popular ways of communication. With it, you can not only see but hear his interlocutor. Moreover, thanks to mobile Internet you can use Skype on the road. Indeed, many modern laptops have integrated webcam. To begin using Skype, you need to connect to a computer microphone.
You will need
- - computer with Windows 7.
Before you start to configure the microphoneand you have to make sure that all the necessary sound drivers are installed on your system. Otherwise, the microphone simply will not work.
The MIC connects to the Jack located on the rear panel of the computer. On some system units this kind of nest can also be located on the front wall. However, it may not always be working because that is simply not plugged into the computer motherboard. So if after connecting the microphoneand the front panel the system does not recognize, it is best to connect the device to the connector, which is located on the rear panel of the system unit.
Once the microphone is connected, click "start" and select "control Panel". In control panel click on "Sound".
A window will appear configure the sound equipment. In this window, select the "Recording" tab. Then go to the tab "Levels". Pull the slider from the original position to the right. You can leave the slider somewhere in the middle of the strip. Also in the "Record" if necessary, you can configure other operating parameters of the microphone.
Then you need to configure the microphone is directly in the Skype program. If you have not yet installed this program, it should download and install on your computer. Also, you must have your own Skype account. Start Skype program and login to your account.
On the toolbar, select "Calls", then go to "sound settings". In the "Microphone" should display the microphonethat you have connected to your computer. You can configure the settings of this device.
After selecting all the settings if necessary, you can test your microphone. To do this in the program menu and select "Make test call" and test the settings of the device.
Advice 3 : How to set microphone web camera
Webcam is one of the essential attributes of most computers. Today is no surprise webcam with integrated microphone. Simply plug in your device to the computer, configure the program and you can communicate with people regardless of distance. All you need to do is properly configure the microphone.
You will need
- - CD with software for a web camera;
- - ACCORDING to the sound card.
First, you need to connect a web camera to your computer. Included with the device must be a disk with the software. Install it on the hard disk of your computer. With its help you can configure the settings of the webcamera.
Launch the installed software. Any software for the webcam should be "Settings". In this section, you should find the option to "microphone Settings". Accordingly, the microphone can be adjusted sound. Also in the software menu to open the "audio Volume" and adjust the microphone volume.
In addition, you can adjust the microphone sound by using standard operating system tools. To do this, open "control Panel", and in it a section that is responsible for sound settings. In different versions of operating systems the section name can be different. For example, in Windows 7 it is called "Hardware and sound".
Next you need to select "volume setting". In the list of devices there should be a microphone. Select it. You can then set the desired sound level.
If you plan to use a webcam to chat in Skype, set the microphone volume directly in the program. Install the application. After its first launch window will appear where you can configure some settings. Click with the left mouse button on the "sound Check". Then in the next window, select the microphone and adjust the sound level.
If the sound card you installed the driver more and software, you can adjust the microphone a webcamera with it. All you need to do is start AT the menu to select the device ( in your case the microphone) and adjust the sound.