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I would like to amplify my voice using the computer. My Windows won't play the audio from the mic by default. How to configure it to do so? Should I use some app? Which one?

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related question, but for windows xp:… – Jader Dias Nov 5 '10 at 1:27
up vote 12 down vote accepted

In Windows 7 is slightly different from Windows XP

I had to check the "Listen to this device" box in the Microphone properties

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have you tried setting the level to 100 in the levels tab? Also in the advanced tab, select the highest studio quality option. – Owen Nov 5 '10 at 5:34
@Owen what for? – Jader Dias Nov 7 '10 at 15:33
I dont suggest using "Listen to this device" (I don't know why but gives delay). Id suggest going to Devices > Speakers > Levels > and there turn on the microphone (this way there arent delay problems) – sports Feb 27 '15 at 0:31

I am not sure with translation (I don't have english windows) but i tried

open control panel - sounds - first tab (play), double click speakers and on second tab enable microphone.

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enabling the mic is not enough – Jader Dias Nov 5 '10 at 1:30
enable and set velocity, I hope it is enough – Tomas Nov 5 '10 at 2:04

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