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Chennai, India
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 05:36 AM


Hi, my laptop’s microphone is not functioning well, or should I say, not functioning correctly. It will only work if you will plug it in the headphone jack. But, this is not on its right jack. Please see details for my laptop:
-Acer Aspire 5532
-Windows Vista
-two jacks for headset microphone

I want to know if this is a problem with my headset microphone, on the jack or my laptop itself. I am willing to buy another headset microphone, but not buy a new laptop. So, if you think that this is about my laptop, kindly advise what steps I should take to resolve this problem.

Thank you.

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