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Can't get any headset or headphones with mic to work

  1. #11

    The adapter sample shown in this link is what you want. It will split and convert the "TRRS" plug to two "TRS" plugs, which will split the headset and microphone to the two TRS plugs needed by a PC.

    iPhone Head Set Cord - Dual 3.5mm Stereo Plug to 3.5mm TRRS Jack - 3 FT |

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #12

    Posts : 1,720
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    This is the ends of my headset...
    Attachment 39056
    ... this is what I use...
    Attachment 39057
    ... to go into here:
    Attachment 39058

    Hope this helps. If not, no biggie!
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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