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To use a new headset, microphone or speakers, including USB headsets, USB phones or multiple sound cards, you need to configure which device Skype should use.
By default, the microphone settings are adjusted automatically. You can disable this option by un-ticking the box.
For more information on how to change your audio settings, check the Skype sound set up guide.
Learn more about how to use a headset, microphone and speakers with Skype.
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