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For those with similar issues on 32-bit systems, this is not a workaround. try these trouble shoot ideas, Soundcard tips and facts look down to Tips on using microphones, it refers to sound blaster mikes as no good http://www.epanorama.net/documents/pc/soundcard_tips.html#micinput http://www.epanorama.net/documents/pc/soundcard_tips.html#commonproblems Could be USB I verified that SB Audigy Audio [A400] are selected for playback and recording under the Sounds and Audio Devices Properties Audio/Voice tabs. I have been having this issue in Vista and still the same after upgrading to Windows 7 RTM. http://atomirc.net/sound-blaster/sound-blaster-audigy-2-microphone-not-working.html

New Posts Conservative Republican wet dream has just come true Latest: agent00f, Nov 15, 2016 at 5:10 PM Politics and News P&Ns middle name is and Latest: Victorian Gray, Nov 15, I ensured the standard troubleshooting steps were followed, such as making sure the mic was connected to the correct sound card jack and Microphone is set as default device in Recording If you find that the kmixer does not give you the control over your mic that you need, you could in a konsole/xterm run 'alsamixer' and use that to tune the Please consider the following that I extracted from the script: Code: !!-------Mixer controls for card 1 [Audigy2] Card hw:1 'Audigy2'/'SB Audigy 2 [SB0350b] (rev.4, serial:0x20061102) at 0xbf00, irq 20' Mixer name http://www.sevenforums.com/sound-audio/21647-audigy-2zs-microphone-not-working.html

Their contact page is here: http://us.creative.com/support/custsup The cleansweep procedure for the card is here: http://us.creative.com/support/kb/ar...asp?l=2&sid=72 Jeremy Reply With Quote 08-11-2005,11:34 PM #7 strawbs1977 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visitor This affects the microphone, line-in and also 'what u hear', important for capturing audio that is currently being played. Now, I can feed audio into the Audigy inputs and hear it, but cannot record. The Audigy 2 ZS is a pretty old card too by today's standards.

Politically I'm a socialist, so there may be the odd left-leaning blog entry on here sometimes. Needless to say they obviously lied blaming vista for the lack of functionality while it was actually for blatant commercial reasons namely to give people incentive to buy their next products This solution worked for me on my Audigy 2 ZS Platinum. My sound card is around 5 to 6 years old so chances its reaching the end of its life cycle in terms of support, hence it might be the time to

For first time visitors, please read our FAQ. Results 1 to 5 of 5 Thread: Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS Mic Dead Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Windows 7 How to use the Windows Task Scheduler - An Introduction Video by: Joe The Task Scheduler is a powerful tool that is built into Windows. Still, the fact you have sound suggests to me you have worked around that.

If so, what am I to do? All I care about is audio playback (mp3's/cd's) and the 'record what you hear' function in CMS5. I bet it will help a lot of people. http://www.dasmirnov.net/blog/updated-audigy-and-x-fi-drivers-for-wind-7 #3 irmak, Dec 14, 2009 BTA Senior member Joined: Jun 7, 2005 Messages: 862 Likes Received: 0 I gave up on Creative years ago and just stick with a

Please sign in to to participate in the discussion threads. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-hardware/sb-audigy-2-mic-not-working-under-win7-64bit/9d9187c8-4284-4ec0-bf1d-a89050a7673d I have disconnected the USB sound pod when trying to get the Audigy 2 mic input to work. I've already done what you have listed above. If you have a mic, forget about using it after you upgrade.

Reply With Quote 10-21-2004,10:11 AM #2 JP68FL View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visitor Join Date Oct 2004 Posts 3 Re: HELP!! check over here Microphone with Audigy 2 ZS not working! That effectively blocks any recording. They never update them to fix bugs.

Today is oct 2015, the blog entry dates 2010, wow!10th October 2015 @ 08:15 Comment from: Cornelius [Visitor] It's me again! Try decreasing that volume I'm on XP now but check>start-control panel-sounds right click the entry "speakers" and select "set as default". What application are you using to test your mic functionality ? his comment is here Onboard audio on my Mobo?

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I'm just using the windows mic setup.

I've tried plugging in just the microphone and that did not work... The time now is 15:10. © 2015 SUSE, All Rights Reserved. First Name Please enter a first name Last Name Please enter a last name Email We will never share this with anyone. Not sure about "record what you hear." I don't know if it applies or related but I've used Fraps to record gameplay videos and the audio works fine. #6 JasonSix78,

In Control Panel> Sounds > Recording, the Audigy inputs show up but are marked "Currently Unavailable." Any ideas?14th August 2012 @ 20:59 Comment from: Shawn [Visitor]5 starsHi, I just want to Comment feed for this post Paul Smith's BlogMy main areas of interest can be divided up into three neat little groups. Your cache administrator is webmaster. weblink They're supposed to be leagues better.Click to expand...

I will try a seperate microphone and see how it goes. Installed the L4D2 Demo on my FX53 (939) with a Sound Blaster Audigy 2Z and it stutters and locks up the game. Bill's over $1M Latest: akugami, Nov 15, 2016 at 5:09 PM Off Topic Eating One Time a Day. Unfortunately creative don't update their drivers as frequently as they used to do, particularly for older hardware.

That is why i'm quite unsure of what the problem could be. Thanks, pat Reply With Quote 10-29-2004,03:21 AM #6 Jeremy View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Uber Guru Join Date Oct 2004 Posts 3,537 Re: HELP!!