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Unable to hear other person

Whenever I call someone I can't hear them--video or normal calling, they can hear/see me and I can see them, but for some reason I can't actually hear them at all. I checked my microphone and speakers are fine, just for some reason Skype doesn't let me hear the incoming caller. Advice?

ap137
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In Skype go to Tools -> Options -> Audio settings. What volume level is set for Speakers? Can you hear any sound when you press the green button?

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I can not hear the person (contact) who is video calling me.  They can hear me; but, my computer "SCREAMS" a very high pictch sound unless I turn off my computer volume totally to 0!  But, I still can't hear them!  What can I do to correct this problem?

Brenq
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This procedure may help some of you unable to hear incoming call when

everything else seems OK.

From initial Skype screen, refer to toolbar:-

skype-contacts-conversation-call-view-tools-help

Click on 'call'

In the drop-down list click 'audio settings'

In the section called'speakers volume' there may be a choice of several

options - select 'high definition audio device'

This should correct the problem of not hearing incoming calls.

good luck - UlliA

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