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Gaming headset 3.5mm TRS mic plug pinout

It seems many PC gaming wired analog headsets have two separate 3.5mm "TRS" (3-conductor Tip, Ring, Sleeve) phono plugs: One for stereo audio output from the PC to the headphones. One for microphone ...
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Use speakers while headset is plugged in

I want to use my laptop's built-in speakers while my headset is plugged in (because I need to use my headset's microphone). My laptop doesn't separate my headset from my laptop speakers when it is ...
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(Win7) Bluetooth devices disconnected?

The bluetooth headset and headphones are "disconnected" and the connect button does nothing. I've tried restarting my computer multiple times, reconnecting my headset, disabling and re-enabling ...
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Realtek HD Audio, Using Both Internal Mic And Headset Mic

So my issue is that my Sager laptop came preinstalled with Realtek High Definition Audio manager. This manager is the problem, as it won't allow me differentiate between the headset microphone and the ...
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Headset microphone not working

Laptop: Lenovo-B490 have single port 3.5mm(LinuxMint 19 Cinnamon) Headset: Remax-610D have single jack 3.5mm also when plug-in together, I can use my headset to listening music, but microphone seems ...
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My headset and mouse keep disconnecting and my game closes

I just got a new computer with Windows 10 and I have been having problems with some things. My headset and mouse keep disconnecting when I play games or watch videos. For some reason, when my mouse ...
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Win 10 after April update no longer detects Microphone on line-in

just got the big April update on my laptop (AlienWare), and line-in headsets no longer work. I tried Bose QuietComfort 25 Samsung EHS64 Stereo Headset Condenser Microphone, SF-666, not a headset, but ...
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Linux (Deepin OS) Headset Microphone

I started using Deepin OS few days ago, and i was user of Archlinux before this and on the both distros i am issuing the same problem. Basically my point is, i can't actually use the headset ...
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Stereo output muted while using microphone on wireless headphones

I have headphones that have 2 audio inputs, and 1 mic audio output: They're made by a Chinese company called Bludio. By default, the headphones are configured as in the above screen shots. ...
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Sound acts up since last Windows update

Few days ago I've downloaded a Windows Update and it totally messed up my sound settings. I've reconfigured them and I always turn spatial sound format and 7.1 off. Even tho it's off it still works ...
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How do I increase the stereo mode volume of my headphones when they're already at max?

I have an MDR-1000X headphone and on opening the sounds option for it, I see two options to be used for the output audio: the Hands-Free and the stereo part (as shown in the image below). Now when I ...
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Why do specific USB ports give me noise on my USB headset?

Today I got my new Sennheiser PC 8 USB headset which - to my understanding - basically is a headphone + microphone connected to an integrated soundcard. So to the PC this is just another soundcard. ...
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Bluetooth headphones reconnect as headset in windows 10

I can connect bluetooth headphones to my windows 10 pc with no problem but when they reconnect for some reason they connect as a headset not headphones. If I delete and repair I get headphones back ...
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iPhone headset with 4pin stereo doesn't work with computer through adapter

I have a headset compatible with iPhone/iPad/iOS. I bought the adapter DEXP 3.5 mm Jack (F) - 2 x 3.5 Jack (M). And the mic doesn't work. Phones is ok. When I connect a simple headset with two ...
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Desktop Audio picked up by microphone

I noticed not a long while ago, that if I tried to listen to music while chatting with other people on Discord, TeamSpeak3 or Skype, they could hear my Desktopaudio. I'm Using a headset with two 3,5mm ...
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how do i get sound from speakers and headset for different apps?

How can I make it so some apps have sound coming out of my pc speakers, and others through the headset? when i have headset in it shows no apps in speaker options
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Hyperx Cloud Revolver vs HyperX Cloud Revolver S

So, on hyperX website they claim the HyperX Cloud Revolver S has an 7.1 sound, and say that the regular Cloud Revolver does not have it. But if it is not 7.1 is it 5.1? I ask that, because I heard ...
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What is the difference between MS and UC headsets?

I want a USB headset to share between my work laptop and my home PC. The work machine has MS Lync and at home I use Hangouts. It turns out headsets come in two flavours: MS, which is "optimised ...
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Can PC harm my earphone/ head set comes with mobile phone

I have been using a Samsung Galaxy S7 (http://www.gsmarena.com/samsung_galaxy_s7-7821.php). My computer is a Dell PptiPlex-7040. (http://www.dell.com/en-us/work/shop/productdetails/optiplex-7040-...
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What is the difference between a Headset-port and Microphone-port?

For example on a soundcard, which have two from three connectors. If you would for example using a headset as microphone, what should be changed in the cable or connector, maybe just plus and minus ...
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USB headset not working after start-ups or sleeping

I have a Sentey GS-4531 USB headset that I like very much. However, some time after purchasing it, I began encountering an issue with it. Every time I started my computer, it would not work at all- ...
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Headset issues when connecting to my MacBook Pro Retina 13

My MacBook Pro Retina (running Sierra) is connected by USB to my Jabra 9400 headset which cuts out in the middle of GotoMeeting calls for 1-2 seconds at a time... seems random, but completely ...
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my headset mic produces like an engine noises

It was alright until yesterday, today I have been hearing very irritating noise from my headset. This noise increases when I touch to microphone tip(part very close to mouth, voice receiver). But ...
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Switch between wireless headset and speaker on Windows 10

Issue summary: I can't have a proper one-step switch between PC speakers and wireless headset. Most of the time I listen to my Windows 10 PC (music, games, etc) using speakers. But sometimes I need ...
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How can I get the voice feedback feature on a headset?

One "feature" that I've found on some gaming headsets is the ability to hear yourself speaking in the speakers real-time. This helps you communicate as it's more akin to real-life communication. If ...
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Part connecting to headset overheats (USB HEADSET)

I'm having quite an odd problem, I own a pair of Corsair USB headset (link here http://www.corsair.com/en-us/corsair-gaming-h1500-dolby-7-1-gaming-headset ) and I'm experiencing a problem where at ...
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No sound if Bluetooth headset set to default playback and recording

I'm using a Bluetooth headset and for some reason when I set it to the default playback device as well as the default recording device (both normal and 'communication') then I don't get audio in ...
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Windows 10 shows my usb headset as speaker

I have asked this question from Logitech support and Reddit but no luck. I am desperate. I have owned Logitech G930 headset for 3 years and it has worked fine so far. But suddenly couple of weeks ago ...
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Can I use my pc as a bluetooth headset with windows 10

This Article worked for me on windows 7 but now That I am using Windows 10 I can't seem to figure out how to make it work. All Hardware is the same only Windows has changed. Can I use my PC as a ...
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How to test audio channels of headphone

In right side of my headset (Asus Cerberus Headset) bass sounds hit my ear heavier than left side. But there is no audible difference in other sounds/channels. I had sent this headset to service and ...
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How to play sound through only one side on my headphones

I have an Asus STRIX DSP Headset, and now the cable is broken. I am trying to tape it so the sound is in both ears, but this is pretty much impossible if I can't know if the left ear is playing sound ...
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Windows bluetooth headset options disabled

I have a Skullcandy smoking Buds 2 wireless headset and it seems that the 2 options for enabling music and calls are disabled. I had connected to the same laptop before and was able to use the headset ...
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Headset not connecting with windows 8 bluetooth

I have an LG HBS 730 headset and I am trying to connect it to my laptop (HP Pavilion n031se) via Bluetooth. The problem is Bluetooth discovers the headset, connects with it, but then shows the device ...
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Razer Dark Shark issue with microphone noise and IPhone incompatibility

Ηello I own a Razer Dark Shark headset. Ever since I bought it, I have issues with the microphone which makes a very loud and anoying noise with the slightest of movement. For instance, when I'm ...
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Laptop with 1 audio jack and headset with 2 seperate cables?

I have a laptop, but my laptop have only one audio jack. So i would like to know and ask, is it possible to connect ONLY the microphone from the headset to the audio jack on my laptop and speaking ...
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Realtek HD Audio Mananger not detecting USB headset

I have a plantronics USB headset I purchased a couple of weeks ago. However when I open Realtek HD Audio Manager, the headset (and microphone) does not show up; my speakers do though but they're not ...
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Have 2 playback devices running(more in description)

I need to have Elgato and my turtle beach px22 headset playing the same sounds both at the same time. I really just need a way to get the computer's sounds while keep px22 as default allowing the ...
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Cannot connect Motorola S11 Flex-HD bluetooth headset with laptop

I have laptop with usb bluetooth device, phone with built-in bluetooth and new bluetooth headset called: "Motorola S11 Flex-HD". My Linux distribution is: "Funtoo Linux" (Gentoo Linux based). I have ...
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Bluetooth earpiece pairs, connects, but plays no sound.

My earpiece worked fine until BOOM, it didn't. (Suspicion: I had recently run "Driver Booster 2", but I seem to recall the earpiece working after that - at least for awhile...Correlation, Causation)? ...
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Windows 10 Bluetooth CPU priority

How can I set high priority for bluetooth process/service in Windows 10? In Windows 7 ralink have process which have default high, but here is not any process connected with BT, without that I have ...
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Two headsets and vlc

I have a normal headset and a usb headset. I would like to watch a movie say using vlc with audio output coming through both normal and usb headset. Is there any way to do this. I am using 32bit ...
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Why won't my Windows 7 PC recognize my USB Gaming Headset?

I have an issue which includes my Turtle Beach Gaming Headsets PX3's. Every time I try connect them to the computer but it won't be recognized by the system. My headset is fully charged but will not ...
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My headset works, but my earphones do not [duplicate]

When plugged into my laptop my headset (cm storm 400 ceres) works. When plugged into my laptop my earphones (apple earpods) do not work. When plugged into my iPod my earphones (the same earpods) do ...
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Where can I find a driver for my plantronic Intertek 81242 headset for Windows 7?

I'm on a Windows 7 machine and the headset doesn't automatically load when the USB is plugged in. I couldn't find the driver on plantronic's website.
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How to use my smartphone headset on my computer?

I recently bought a new laptop, an Acer VN7-791G-79TX. There is only one jack port for both headphones and microphone. I would like to use the headset that I use on my smartphone with my new laptop. ...
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Why does only internal microphone work on HP notebook?

I have tried many headsets and microphones, but they don't work on my notebook. In addition, the speaker of headset works perfectly but the microphone not :( How can I solve these problems? Thanks ...
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Headset not working in Windows 10?

In 8.1, although I had to pick between using the headset as either headphones or a mic (regardless of using an audio splitter), at least these functions worked. In that version of Windows, whenever I ...
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Are there desktop 3.5mm jacks that can interface with smartphone TRRS headsets? [closed]

The TRRS jack is a recent modification of the 3.5mm audio connector which allows microphone data as well as control signals to be passed from the headset to the device. However, this standard does ...
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Placing my hand on laptop reduces buzz noise from USB headset mic. Is it safe?

I am using a laptop that I believe is having the ground loop issue. It zaps me if I touch the metallic frame when I stand on my ceramic floor. I have a USB headset and the microphone picks up the ...
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Using headset mic for recording screenshot video

I want to use my blackberry smartphone headset's mic for recording an onscreen video but all i can get is the earphones acting as a mic themselves. I don't want that, I want to use the headset mic and ...