Erik You just saved me 1) a massive headache 2)a trip to the apple store 3)apple store employees trying to tell me I need to get a new phone past warranty Thanks for your post!! Thank you so much 🙂 Gary 🙂 Gary Mark I noticed my problem a few days ago…intermittent sound between left/right and no remote control capability. I had my iPhone just a few months when the remote and mic didn't work anymore. http://atomirc.net/not-working/headphone-controls-not-working-android.html
Lint hasn't collected in there in the two years since I started doing that. Sheerluck Holmes Same problem…mic wasn't working…had actually filled out all the online form stuff but had to cancel the order for new mic/buds because i didn't have a credit card on I was wondering where to place them so that the volume adjustment would work. -RichWould this method work with beats by dre? Dug out a big bit of lint!!! https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT203026
now works perfectly. You did not mention if you had removed the dock connector when replacing the cable but you write that the internal mic works fine. Thanks again. the amount of shit in my headphone socket was rediculous!!
I simply couldn't deal with the crappy stock ones Apple includes. came across ur page after ages searching. So, I searched on line and found your post. Apple Headphones Mic Not Working On Pc Cancel tekker Rep: 13 1 Posted: 04/15/2015 Options Permalink History my fix for sound problem w headsets (note only problem was with headset) settings music volume limit > (tap on this)
if i hold down the menu button it doesnt go into the voice mode. Etienne THANKS !!!!!!!!!! 2 Apple store genius were not able to do anything for me !! I also had issues with power cables flicking between charging and not. Specifically, third-party headphones that use a standard ⅛-inch plug can, depending on the plug design, wiggle a little—enough to cause audible static, or to cause an electrical signal that triggers Siri.
It is extremely frustrating to try and watch a video with dust spots permanently embedded in the screen. Headphones Not Working On Iphone 5c It worked for me. I thought it didnt make sense until that chunk of lint came out and now my headphones work.. Sadly, I know all this from first-hand experience. [ Reply to This | # ] One possible fix for remote/mic on the iPhone's headphones Authored by: zoff on Apr 17, '10
I just tried a simple paper clip and a solid wad of lint the size of a pencil eraser pooped out. http://www.iphoneincanada.ca/tips-tricks/how-to-fix-your-iphone-headphones-mic-if-its-not-working/ Thanks, internet! Headphone Controls Not Working Iphone 6 thanks for the tip mate! Apple Earpods Mic Not Working Much appreciated!
I was ready to take it apart and replace some components. Check This Out I had been pluging my Iphone into my car stereo and using it as hands free. Oneglovedrider Genious! You rock! Headphone Mic Not Working Android
Spam OMG… i actually had the same problem. Soon, a thread on Apple’s iPhone forum was filled with comments from people experiencing similar issues, along with potential fixes. Thanks a bunch buddy I was about to spend 30 bucks on a new pair of headphones. Source i even had blown out my headphone jack with an airduster.
I use these instead of the ones supplied by Apple, as these have loops which go over the ears. Headphone Controls Not Working Android Took a few minutes digging with a paperclip to find it. I never thought about how much lint my phone could pick up from being in my pocket.
In this article: adapter, earphones, earphones adapter, EarphonesAdapter, iphone, iphone3g, iphone3gs, ipod touch, IpodTouch, microphone, microphone adapter, MicrophoneAdapter, sweat, sweat damage, SweatDamage, sweating, water damage, WaterDamage 7m 7m ago in Gadgetry I thought my mic was dead but once I followed your instructions and cleaned the jack, the mic and the button both started working. until some further investigation pointed me to your blog. Apple Headphones Mic Not Working Ps4 Submit Cancel One Moment Please Thanks for your feedback. 14% of people found this helpful.
Was this answer helpful? After carful inspection i found a lump of lint the size of the moon in the socket and hery presto it all good again. I purchased mine at (just copy and paste the link): http://www.showmecables.com/product/3-5mm-Plug-TRRS-Connector-Metal.aspx Here is the order description: Part Number: 945 Description: 4 CONDUCTOR 3.5 mm PLUG WITH METAL HOUSING The part costs have a peek here Cheers mate Si Your a bloody genius.
Gary 🙂 Eric Awesome!!! Really only leaves one possible reason.... fb I had the same exact problem. Hopefully on newer iPhone hardware [3gs, 4], the back of the Home button is now sealed.
fb I had the same exact problem. Thanks for your post!! Great advice, and thanks. Please help [ Reply to This | # ] One possible fix for remote/mic on the iPhone's headphones Authored by: osxpounder on Apr 23, '10 04:28:41PM One of my coworkers had
The pause button seems to work, but the +/- on the iPhone 3GS headphones stopped working recently. Anna good to know, thanks! Sometimes, it won't respond to multiple click commands and it appears to be getting worse some how. I tried this, and pulled out 2cm of lint from the jack!!
Thank you so much for posting this!!!