Can't access microphone on iOS7

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Can't access microphone on iOS7

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Me to but after downloading ios7 on ph I went to make a Skype call and when the app asked for access to mic I declined. I deleted and reload . Now I am at wits end as no one can here me. Don't know how to re allow Skype to my mike.

 

[Topic title changed by Moderator to reflect that it affects all iOS devices]

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by Claudius

If you accidentially disallowed Skype app accessing your microphone on iOS7 you can change the setting via:

Setting > Privacy > Microphone > Skype

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by Claudius

Detailed step-by-step instructions to solve this accompanied by screenshots to be found here: 

https://support.skype.com/en/faq/FA12336/what-do-i-do-if-my-microphone-does-not-work-with-skype-on-my-ios-7-device

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Ajoz64
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Me too but after downloading ios7 on ph I went to make a Skype call and when the app asked for access to mic I declined. I deleted and reload . Now I am at wits end as no one can here me. Don't know how to re allow Skype to my mic
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Ajoz64
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I have same problem after downloading IOS 7 on my ipad. Which I have no problem at all previously, even my other IOS devices has no problem with IOS 5 or 6. I really need help to make somebody else heard my voice from my ipad.
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Re: Can't access iPad microphone on iOS7

If you accidentially disallowed Skype app accessing your microphone on iOS7 you can change the setting via:

Setting > Privacy > Microphone > Skype


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Re: Can't access microphone on iOS7

You don't get asked the option re the microphone. Downloaded it twice and it stays muted. Changed it in privacy settings works a treat. Seems the default is off! PITA.

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Re: iPad mic not working with Skype

Hi i had the same problem and search all iPhone and iPad issus on the web. i fixed my problem and i'm sure this is a corect solution. go to setting--> privacy --> check microphone and turn on all microphones applications. Good Luck.
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Re: Can't access microphone on iOS7

Done all that it's still the same
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mp3012
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I can´t find this on my phone, can you guide me ?

To manage your microphone privacy permissions on iOS 7, go to Settings > Privacy > Microphone.

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Re: Can't access microphone on iOS7

From the home screen go to settings, the icon with the cog on it, then go to privacy third block down, then microphone, last option and then make sure the button is showing green. If it white it is switched off. That is all that needs to be done, but check you have the latest Skype for IO7. It came out a couple days ago. Good luck
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Thanks, that's great. I can be heard by other users again by just simply changing the privacy setting. Thanks a lot !
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