Microphone(s) detected but unable to record audio in apps/talk in zoom

It’s better you open your own topic for this as what you’re doing is considered “Thread Hijacking”

No harm done, please open your own topic, don’t persevere in using this one.


Will do, sorry.

I have no clue what you’re talking about here. The microphone was not muted and the correct port was being used. There was a headphones cable that was plugged into the correct port the way it always is and always has been for god knows how long.

Just wow :dizzy_face: what more can be said about this. :face_with_raised_eyebrow:

Exactly this:


What do you mean?


suggest check Pulseaudio input sources for microphone and card profile set for audio input

pacmd dump | grep -E 'input|profile' 

and see if microphone source is detected and available

pacmd list-sources

and also check source outputs during a test call on zoom/skype

pacmd list-source-outputs

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