**NOTE: IT IS NOT A USB HEADSET**
Alright, so I've checked everything I know about. I've plugged the microphone into the right spot. I've right clicked the tiny speaker in the bottom right corner and selected "Open Volume Control." After that, I clicked Options and then Properties. I looked, and my microphone IS checked in the "Recording" part of it, and is NOT muted in the "Playback" part of it. Now I believe my microphone used to show up in the dropdown menu. Right now, there is only one item in the drop-down menu:
The earphones seem to work fine when I plug them in. Thank you in advance for your help.
Edit: The microphone is by General Electric (GE):
GE PC Stereo Headset - 98960
Its a cheap one
Edited by GXLZPGX, 15 June 2010 - 09:08 PM.