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Lenovo Yoga 900 Microphone Low/Not Working

Q: Lenovo Yoga 900 Microphone Low/Not Working

Has anyone had any luck solving this issue? When I skype the person on the other end can barely hear me when I speak at normal volume.It also does not work when I plug in my headset (with microphones attached) into the audio jack, I have tried three different headsets.I have spoken at/into the laptop microphone (without the headsets pluged in) and it made no difference in volume for the other side.I made sure that the mic is not muted or anything, its just not picking up on my voice very well, or at all.

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A: Lenovo Yoga 900 Microphone Low/Not Working

Hi Juliana,

Welcome to Lenovo Forums.

Run a complete uninstall of skype.
https://support.skype.com/en/faq/FA10634/how-can-i-completely-uninstall-and-then-reinstall-skype-for...

The latest version is current 7.22.85.104. There is a possibility that the Skype of the body of the file is corrupted. Also, Re-installation (or update) of the audio device driver

Please let me know your findings.

Regards,
Shashi

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