Problems with sound on my friends Skype pc

  julius44 20:56 10 Feb 09
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Hello there, my friend just rang me as she has a probllem with her skype connection. She says that her friends cannot hear her, but she can hear them on skype...she just has 2 speakers attached to her PC, but when she does the skype test call she DOES NOT hear her own voice, but she has to speakers connectd, so why cant they hear her?? or does she need a mic?? She has a windows xp desktop

  Technotiger 20:59 10 Feb 09

Yes, she most definitely needs a Mic!!

  Technotiger 21:01 10 Feb 09

Or she needs a webcam with built-in mic.

  julius44 21:09 10 Feb 09

hi technotiger......so the speakers wont work then???

  julius44 21:13 10 Feb 09

okay can u give me the links too any cheap ones please??

  Technotiger 21:25 10 Feb 09

Yes the speakers will work, so that she can hear her contacts, but she will need a mic so her contacts can hear her.

Plenty here to choose from, with built-in mic.

click here

  Technotiger 21:26 10 Feb 09

She will of course then be able to let her contacts see her as well as hear her - known as Video-Chats.

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