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Old 09-27-2007, 11:11 AM   #1
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Analog Headset - Mic Is Not Working.


I have an analog headset I am using on my Red Hat Linux station. I use it for phone calls. I could hear people when I am making a call but people at the other end don't hear me. I have tested the set on a Windows system and the Microphone works perfectly okay. What do I need to do to resolve this? Could somebody help me overcome this problem?

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Old 09-27-2007, 02:21 PM   #2
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You may have to activate your microphone input. In several Linux distributions, it's disabled by default. If you're using KDE, GNOME or XFce, you'll find a configuration panel when you right-click on your volume icon in the taskbar.

If it's not that, I suggest checking the settings of the software you're using for VoIP.
 
  


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