Re: Skype update

Chela Robles

Hey Mike it’s Sheila. I just solved my problem. I had to uncheck the mute option so in other words when it says in the settings under audio to unmute on incoming calls, I had to check that box. It's fixed now. Yay! The only thing that missed lead me was the fact that when I did the audio test call with the Skype testing service I was able to hear my voice through the speakers of choice with the microphone of choice just fine I just was unaware of the box that I had to check for amusing myself on incoming calls. Glad I got that solved!

On Sep 27, 2020, at 12:08 PM, Chela Robles via <cdrobles693@...> wrote:

It’s just the HP default speakers of course I plugged my Bose speakers in the laptop so the blue yeti microphone is not a headset just to be clear. They’re having a hard time hearing me was that but they can hear me with the clear chat USB logitech headset and yet the sound still comes out of my speakers which are by default Hp Audio, something long I cannot remember. I had already set the microphone to blue yeti. So I don’t know what’s going on. I guess I’m just gonna have to keep testing it all out. And by the way it’s chela it is spelled  C h e l a.

On Sep 27, 2020, at 11:51 AM, Mike Bernard via <mbern6516@...> wrote:

Hello Kela

I too use a yetti with skype. I don’t use windows 10, but I don’t think the version of windows is the problem. What do you have your speakers in skype set to?



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From: [] On Behalf Of Chela Robles
Sent: Sunday, September 27, 2020 2:47 PM
Subject: Re: [skypeenglish] Skype update


There is something that I have noticed with Skype and I don’t know if it’s just me but I have the latest Skype and the latest jaws and obviously the latest jaws Scripps. A friend of mine was having a hard time hearing me last night when I wanted to choose my blue yeti microphone which was on and can only hear me through my USB logitech clear chat headset I made sure that my Blue yeti microphone was selected for Skype but for some reason, while it does work with zoom, it’s not playing very well with Skype right now and I’ve noticed this a couple times any thoughts would be appreciated very much thank you. I’m using windows 10 by the way.

On Sep 27, 2020, at 10:36 AM, Nick Giannak III <nick@...> wrote:

Have her press the alt key twice. Per Doug Lee...

    "Sometimes, Skype' accessibility information winds up owned by another window that is not part of Skype, which causes screen readers to become confused."

    Pressing alt twice is how to solve that problem with NVDA.



On 9/27/2020 12:11 PM, albert brown wrote:

Hello, a friend of mine updated her skype on her desktop, sorry I should say it updated automatically. The problem is when the skype program is launched nothing is spoken. She is using NVDA screenreader. Can anyone please give me a solution to this problem.

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