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Windows 7: need someone experienced with SKYPE

26 Jan 2010   #1
levelchaser

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
need someone experienced with SKYPE

When I plug my headphones in during a skype call. Volume from everything other than skype comes out of my SPEAKERS and I want them to come out of my HEADPHONES


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30 Jan 2010   #2
Capella

Windows 7 64 bit build 7600
 
 

Well im not really experienced with skype...but it seems that nobody is willing to help >.<
So ill try to help :):
Go to your sound control (click on the speaker in the notification area)
Go to the Advanced tab
Uncheck the "allow applications to control this device"

Im merely suggesting XD, don't really know if this will work or not alright?
Hope your problems away~!
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03 Feb 2010   #3
levelchaser

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

No it didnt do anything. Thank for trying tho. :)
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03 Feb 2010   #4
PoPPeR

XP Vista 7
 
 

in Skype, go to tools>options Audio settings. that's where you choose your speaker and microphone output
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03 Feb 2010   #5
brady

 

I've always had to reset the application making the sounds prior to using headphones. example: iTunes... I can't just plug in my headphones, I have to restart iTunes for it to move all sound to my headphones. You're probably using usb devices, right?
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04 Feb 2010   #6
estherschindler

Mac OS
 
 
the order matters.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by levelchaser View Post
When I plug my headphones in during a skype call. Volume from everything other than skype comes out of my SPEAKERS and I want them to come out of my HEADPHONES
I've found that I have to plug in my headphones before I start up Skype. It can be persnickety.
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04 Feb 2010   #7
levelchaser

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Tried plugging in headphones then starting skype
and tried tools options audio settings..its already on highest priority headphones when i have them plugged in.
my friend doesnt have any problem with this and he's on all default settings. So maybe it's somehings to do with my computer settings..but then again he's on a macbook pro.

Sorry for any spelling mistakes I've been replying on my ipod
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