Skype not working in 9.04

marc gmane at
Tue Apr 28 18:19:36 UTC 2009

H.S. said:

> H.S. wrote:
>>  After fiddling with audio devices, it appears to be working fine now.
>> It was giving problem with pulseaudio and also did not work well if I
>> chose any of the plughw audio devices. Using the hw devices worked
>> properly .. clearest audio among all the test cases. I tested this will
>> Skype test call.
> BTW, check my other recent post here about the mic mute problem. I had
> to keep the volume control GUI (right click on the speaker icon, choose
> Open Volume Controls) open to have the mic unmuted to get skype working
> properly.

Ah, this might be a clue. If you have Skype "automatically adjust my 
mixer levels" then you might find, as I did, that audio settings become 


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