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22-07-2005, 09:40 PM
Win ME. :badpc:

I cannot get a pass mark in the Skype audio test but all else is good. I can record from mic to Win Media Recorder and other recording software but not Skype. Anyone got experience of Skype please?


23-07-2005, 01:34 AM
Whats your soundcard?

IIRC, they state that Skype isnt supported under Win9x/ME

Tried getting updated drivers for your card? Im willing to bet its the soundcard at fault here running on WinME :( Hate to be the bearer of bad news....

23-07-2005, 11:35 AM
:) Thanks a bunch, I never thought that Win.ME wouldn't be supported with the new Skype version. I'll try downloading an older version.

Thanks again.

23-07-2005, 07:02 PM
Err.. Its not just the new versions AFAIK.

Ive had it working on Win98 with an older 1.0 release though if it helps :)

23-07-2005, 10:04 PM
Dusty, I hope you will get it working.

Like others have said.. It's said to not work, with Win98/me.

But wishing to get it with Win98se, I looked at the Skype forums.

Many users said it works fine on Win98se, so I tried it..

And yes, it does. Should work for you.. I'm still using the version.

Maybe the later V could be a problem. Seems strange that your mic will record via other recording software, but not with Skype.