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I hear myself in my headset!

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Well i want to pay some games on steam with friends but recently i can't use my headset without hearing myself when i speak, making it extremely annoying and pretty much pointless to use them. They worked fine without this issue until recently and i haven't changed anything about the settings. I use an X-Fi Xtremegamer. Can anyone help?
post #2 of 7
It maybe someone elses mic. It usally does that to me on xbox live but I havent had any pc problems like that.
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post #3 of 7
go into your sound settings and mute the playback volume
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post #4 of 7
Yeah, the same thing happened to me.

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Originally Posted by Lxcivic2k1 View Post
go into your sound settings and mute the playback volume
Pretty much.

Control Panel -> Sound -> Recording Tab -> Right click properties on the mic -> uncheck "Listen to this device"
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post #5 of 7
^like he said

mute microphone in ur volume settings
    
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post #6 of 7
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Cool Beans! Thanks for the help guys.
post #7 of 7
Where do i have to look? I'm dutch so i don't know of every word what it means. I got the same problem. I got my headset for a few months. But now i hear myself throught it. I use skype, but even when i'm not online on skype i still hear myself in my headset.
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