sounddriver

i reinstalled my pc running windows xp.
the sound driver is a realtek 880/860
i get sounds ok but when i look for the microphone settings in the sound settings its not there
any idea what to do
dlawreAsked:
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xtreminatorDIYerCommented:
open sound settings > options > properties > adjust volume for "recording" > tick microphone in below list.
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dlawreAuthor Commented:
where do i find sound settings
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dlawreAuthor Commented:
all that shows is
master volume
wave
sw synth
cd player
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xtreminatorDIYerCommented:
look at upper left corner >options > properties > select recording or if its disabled > look at second attached image.

look at show following volume control > tick microphone > ok > close.

sound-settings.jpg
mic.jpg
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dlawreAuthor Commented:
that did the trick many tx.
dave.
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