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: Distorted microphone - crackling/high pitched

07 Jan 2010   #1

Student
 
 
Distorted microphone - crackling/high pitched

Hi all,

I have a Dell Inspiron 1525. After having installed Windows 7 I was not able to record - microphone would not recognise my voice. Now, after having download the SigmaTel Device Drivers I can hear my voice but the background is crackly and the noises are high-pitched.

Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

07 Jan 2010   #2

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

On most Dell's the Dell sound drivers need to be used for proper operation. Dell only supports Vista 32 bit and not Vista 64 bit or Windows 7 with drivers on this system. If you have Windows 7, try the Dell SigmaTel drives and see if they work OK. Drivers and Downloads

If this driver is what you have or doesn't work, the only suggestion is to look around for a different SigmaTel (now called IDT) that you can get to work.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Distorted microphone - crackling/high pitched





Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Distorted microphone - crackling/high pitched
Thread Forum
High Pitched Sound from Laptop Hardware & Devices
Solved High Pitched Noise From Speakers Sound & Audio
ASUS Laptop Windows 7 Audio Issue (Distorted/Crackling) Please Help Sound & Audio
High pitched squeel when trying to power on? General Discussion
Crackling and distorted sound in Win 7 Sound & Audio
High Pitched whir from rig General Discussion
Bad crash during sleep, high pitched squeal BSOD Help and Support

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 12:00 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