Question

Windows 10 laptop does not recognize USB headset

Dec 30, 2015 7:24AM PST

So hello, I bought 'pro gaming headset' G2000 on the ebay and it does not work using USB, because i have laptop i need both mic and heaphones to work but i can only do that by pluging in the USB slot, cause my laptop has only 1 jack and the headphones has 2 seperate jacks for mic and heaphones. When i use the jack, it works but when i plug it in the USB it does not even appear on my audio or playback devices.
PLS HELP

Discussion is locked

Follow
Reply to: Windows 10 laptop does not recognize USB headset
PLEASE NOTE: Do not post advertisements, offensive materials, profanity, or personal attacks. Please remember to be considerate of other members. If you are new to the CNET Forums, please read our CNET Forums FAQ. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Reporting: Windows 10 laptop does not recognize USB headset
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Comments
- Collapse -
Answer
Re: headset
Dec 30, 2015 7:34AM PST

Did you download and install a Windows 10 driver for the headset? That could very well be necessary. What do the use manual and the shop say about that?

Kees

- Collapse -
still a problem
Dec 30, 2015 7:44AM PST
- Collapse -
Answer
Looking at the reviews. "USB is for lights only."
Dec 30, 2015 7:53AM PST

There is no reason for Windows 10 to see these headsets at all. And because of how Windows works, there would be no change in audio or playback devices.

It's a shame the seller didn't tell you this.

- Collapse -
what if i do this
Dec 30, 2015 8:06AM PST

what if use this then plug both jacks to it and the end to my laptop should it work ?

CNET Forums

Forum Info