Windows 2000 and Windows XP (Classic Style) Audio Settings

Important! Please note that the following set of instructions may be different for some users due to their audio software/hardware manufacturer and their OS version.

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How to Get to the Audio Settings

Click on the Start button and continue to the Settings item of the Start menu

Inside of the Settings menu, click on the Control Panel item.

Control Panel

The Control Panel Window will appear

In the Control Panel window find the Sounds and Audio Devices section, double-click on it

Control Panel - Select Sound and Audio Devices

The Sounds and Audio Devices panel will appear

How to Change Playback Options

In the Sounds and Audio Devices panel, find and click the Audio tab (on the top line of buttons).

The Audio Settings section will open.

In the Sound Playback section: from the drop down menu, select the audio output device that your speakers are plugged into.

Click on the Volume button below the drop down menu.

Playback Settings

The Volume Control panel will appear.

Find the Options menu button and click on it.

Click on the Properties item.

Volume Control Properties

The Properties panel will appear.

Find the Show the following volume controls section.

Check all the unchecked boxes.

Click the OK button.

Volume Control Properties

Make sure that Microphone volume is muted.

All the other volume controllers should be unmuted.

Open the Options menu, click on Exit section.

Volume Panel

How to Change Recording Options

Now, in the Sounds and Audio Devices panel, in the Sound Recording section: from the drop down menu, select the audio output device that your microphone is plugged into.

Click on the Volume button.

Recording Volume

       

The Recording Control panel will appear.

Click on the Properties item of the Options menu.

Recording Panels

The Properties panel will appear.

Find the Show the following volume controls section.

Check all the unchecked boxes.

Click the OK button.

Microphone Properties

Make sure that Microphone volume controllers is checked in the Recording Control panel.

Find the Options menu, click on it.

Check if the Advanced Controls section is checked, if not, check it.

Microphone Properties

Find the Advanced button under the Microphone volume controller, click on it.

The Advanced Controls for Microphone panel will appear.

Advanced Microphone Controls

Find the Other Controls section.

Microphone Boost must be checked off.

Microphone Boost

Click the Close button.

Close any remaining audio device windows that are open.

Thank you for going through these setup up instructions. If you are still having trouble, feel free to contact TinyEYE Tech Support or call us toll free at 1.877.TinyEYE (846.9393).

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