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Windows 7: How Can I Create a Mic Mute/Unmute Key on my Keyboard?

28 Mar 2014   #1
Sumasu20

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
How Can I Create a Mic Mute/Unmute Key on my Keyboard?

I own a Razer Kraken Pro headset, which unfortunately does not have a mic mute/unmute button built into it, or on the wire itself. I am constantly getting interrupted by my family when I'm trying to play games with friends, and my friends can hear everything my family says to me, which I don't want them to. On my keyboard, there is a multimedia key that can be used to launch the default internet browser, but I don't use it. So, is there a way I can modify that key to mute/unmute the mic instead of launching the internet browser?

Thanks in advance.


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30 Mar 2014   #2
matts6887

Windows 7 ultimate 64-bit
 
 

unfortunately; unless there is some kinda software available from the manufacturer; then most likely there probably is not any way to create a custom key unless you look through and see if the keyboard has a separate icon in control panel that will let you customize it.
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30 Mar 2014   #3
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Pro 64 SP1
 
 

How about this?

MicMute Free Download
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02 Apr 2014   #4
Sumasu20

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Okay, thanks to both of you for answering me. I tried MicMute and it works perfectly!
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