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Microphone Not Recording

My microphone cord is connected to the microphone jack on the left side of my laptop, but it is not recording anything.

What should I do? Are there any settings that I can check?

Windows

Windows

Check the microphone levels.

Click the windows button, and type 'sound' into search. In the results that appear, click on the 'sound' option under Control Panel.

Recording Properties

Recording Properties

In the window that appears, click on the "Recording" tab. Make sure your microphone is selected. Next, click properties.

Levels

Levels

In the resulting dialogue, click on the "Levels" tab. You can now drag the slider to adjust the microphone levels. Click "OK" when you are done.

On the Mac operating system

On the Mac operating system

Open system Preferences, and click on the 'sound' icon. From there, select the "input" tab. Make sure your microphone is selected. You should be able to change the levels for the microphone now.

Further Information

If you are still experience trouble with your internal microphone on your mac, please come to Support Central, and we can diagnose the issue further for you.

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