Welcome to the Windows Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. mneralath's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    1 Posts
       #1  
    I had a new problem with my headset mic that I'm not sure how to fix. Looking for any guidance.

    A couple days ago, my headset mic stopped working. I can still hear from the earbuds but the microphone itself doesn't work. I tested with several different headsets (that I know work because I've used them before) and they don't work either so I'm pretty sure this is a mic input issue as opposed to a headset-specific issue. My phone mic still works when I unplug the headset.

    I don't know if this is unrelated or not but a couple days ago, I also plugged in normal headphones (without a mic). The phone freaked out a little and kept trying to activate the voice commands so I unplugged it and plugged in my normal headset. That's when the mic problem started.

    Anybody encountered this problem and know a fix for this issue? I looked around in settings but didn't see anything related to mic input. I'm trying to stay away from a hard reset just because that makes me a little nervous, but I will give it a try if nothing else works...
  2. autumnride's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    81 Posts
    Global Posts
    86 Global Posts
    #2  
    Yeh, as you really can't test an hardware issue yourself (you would need to go to an Nokia-service point), I would try the hard-reset. If it is still not working -> get it repaired or get an replacement!

Similar Threads

  1. Headset Mic Issues - Does your earbud mic work?
    By Brian McBride in forum Nokia Lumia 920
    Replies: 20
    Last Post: 06-25-2014, 02:21 PM
  2. Mic problem / low quality
    By deepblue82 in forum Nokia Lumia 920
    Replies: 31
    Last Post: 10-13-2013, 04:10 AM
  3. Motorola S10-HD Stereo Bluetooth Headset - No Mic
    By veritasf6 in forum Windows Phone Accessories
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-26-2012, 08:31 AM
  4. problem using earphones with mic
    By mmaheshwary in forum Windows Phone 7
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 04-09-2012, 01:59 PM
  5. Bluetooth Headset Connection Problem
    By JoeScuba in forum Samsung Focus
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-28-2011, 02:43 PM

Posting Permissions