Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Apple Systems and Services > Mac Basics and Help

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Jan 13, 2013, 12:06 PM   #1
GriffinMK
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
External Microphone Static at Certain Intervals

Hello,

I've had a Sennheiser PC-151 for a few months now, and whenever I record in Quicktime with the microphone, about 2 minutes of straight static/echoing occur. This usually happens at about an hour and nine minutes in, and from there occurs every hour afterward. I've searched a couple of forums and found that a lot of people have had similar problems. The solution I kept seeing was to go into Audio MIDI and change the clocking/add an aggregate device, which I did, but nothing changed. To give some specs, the microphone is on a headset which has a 3.5mm stereo jack. I have that attached to a USB adapter. At first I thought that the static came from the time machine backing up, as it happened every hour, but it still occurred even after I turned off Time Machine.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks!
Griffin
GriffinMK is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Apple Systems and Services > Mac Basics and Help

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Static on external monitor with rMBP over HDMI thecatalyst MacBook Pro 0 Nov 12, 2013 03:03 PM
All iPads: Cheap external microphone for Skype ? paulCC iPad Accessories 1 Sep 26, 2013 11:20 AM
External microphone comparison, i need help lulla01 Mac Peripherals 0 Dec 4, 2012 01:51 PM
External microphone itsderpxd MacBook Pro 4 Oct 10, 2012 10:31 PM
rMBP external microphone !? Hidendra MacBook Pro 4 Aug 22, 2012 07:55 PM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:59 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC