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hp pavilion dv6915nr microphone not working in ubuntu 8.04

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  • Started 5 years ago by jack7h3r1pp3r
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jack7h3r1pp3r
jack7h3r1pp3r
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so i'm trying to get skype to work on my ubuntu and the mic does not seem to want to work i have been looking around for the last couple days but can't seem to find anything that works and i would just like to get my mic to work so i can record other things like for school or whatever

hope you guys can help because i am about to give up pretty soon here :(

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raphoenix
raphoenix
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Jack,

Have you already tried this ??
http://10xforce.blogspot.com/2.....s-and.html
OR this
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/alsa-driver/+bug/88570/comments/19
Kindest Regards,
Rick P.♦ :)

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jack7h3r1pp3r
jack7h3r1pp3r
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no i tried both of those that you posted and neither of them seemed to work :( i am beginning to think that it is impossible. i have done soo much reading and nothing seems to help

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raphoenix
raphoenix
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@jack,

Yes there were plenty more I could have posted but you have read them by now I feel sure.
When I was experimenting with Ubuntu, never really thought about the mike however I see why it would be great for your purposes in college.

Kindest Regards,
Rick P.♦ :)

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jack7h3r1pp3r
jack7h3r1pp3r
Posts: 2815

ya and i can't really use skype with out it :( i hope i can get it working soon

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