Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Audigy Soundblaster 2 Mic issues


19 Feb 2013   #1

Windows 7 64 Bit
 
 
Audigy Soundblaster 2 Mic issues

Driver version SBAX_PCDRV_LB_2_18_0017

Anyone found a fix for the mic issues with this?
SBAX_PCDRV_LB_2_18_0017 Windows Driver No More Goat Soup
"Vista / Windows 7 microphone issues still remain (undocumended by Creative Labs, typical *Goat)"

The mic is Line-In 2.

Uninstalled and re-installed driver.

When I first install the driver the mic works, but I get feedback through the speakers, if I try to change the settings in the recording device panel, Line-In 2 becomes unavailable.

Thanks.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

19 Feb 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

You need to mute the mic under playback, not in recording.

Also are you connecting the mic to the line-in jack or the mic jack?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Feb 2013   #3

Windows 7 64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by stormy13 View Post
You need to mute the mic under playback, not in recording.

Also are you connecting the mic to the line-in jack or the mic jack?
Line in 1/Mic in

There is no playback mic shown to mute, in the recording tab all line/mic inputs are showing as "Currently unavailable" even though the device(s) are enabled.
The mic worked (but with feedback to the speakers) after a reinstall of the driver, but as soon as I tried to change the settings for it, the above happens.

Audio playback works perfectly well, its the input side that I`m having problems with.

All the hardware worked perfectly with Windows Xp, so, I think this could be a Windows 7 driver issue.

I`ve found an alternative driver here
Official kX Project Site -- News
I`ll try that as a last resort.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


19 Feb 2013   #4
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Might be better giving this a try,

SB Audigy Series Support Pack 4.5 (10/29/2012)

Look for the line-in/mic in the Windows Playback properties, not the Creative control panel.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Feb 2013   #5

Windows 7 64 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by stormy13 View Post
Might be better giving this a try,

SB Audigy Series Support Pack 4.5 (10/29/2012)

Look for the line-in/mic in the Windows Playback properties, not the Creative control panel.
Thanks, I`ll give that a try.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Audigy Soundblaster 2 Mic issues




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Audigy Soundblaster 2 Mic issues
Thread Forum
No Stereo/Wave out on Audigy Soundblaster cards Sound & Audio
SoundBlaster Audigy 2 ZS Platinum and Win 7 ? Sound & Audio
Soundblaster X-FI Issues Sound & Audio
Soundblaster Audigy 2 Platinum Sound & Audio
SB Audigy 2 popping and other issues Sound & Audio
Audigy 2 ZS Platinum Driver Issues Sound & Audio
Soundcard Driver - Audigy Soundblaster SE 24Bit - ERROR Drivers

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:23 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33