USB MXL Microphone: Set-Up Guide

This document will cover using setting up and using the headphone jack on the USB MXL Microphone.


This microphone is a USB device - meaning this is a plug and play microphone that will interface with Windows and Mac OS computers without the need for any special drivers. The USB MXL Microphone includes a headphone jack that accepts most headphones; however, maximum headphone volume will vary, please exercise care when first plugging in your headphone.
USB MXL Microphone.


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Set-Up Your Product in Windows:

1. Power on your computer.

2. Connect the USB MXL Microphone to a computer USB port.

3. Wait momentarily for the device to automatically install.

4. Left-click the Sound icon located on the taskbar. 

5. Select Open Sound Settings.

6. Under Input > Choose your input device dropdown > Select USB audio CODEC as the input device.


Set-Up Your Product in Mac OS:

1. Power on your computer.

2. Connect the USB MXL Microphone to a computer USB port.

3. Wait momentarily for the device to automatically install.

4. Click the Apple icon > System Preferences > Sounds icon 

5. Click on the Input tab > Select USB audio Codec as the input device. 


Using the Headphone Jack:

The USB MXL Microphone includes a headphone jack for audio playback that accepts most headphones.

1. Complete the Set-Up instruction above.

2. Connect headphones to the microphone headphone jack.

3. If playback to the headphones does not occur automatically perform the following:

In Windows:

4. Left-click the Sound icon located on the taskbar.

5. Select Open Sound Settings.

6. Under Output > Choose your output device dropdown >  Select USB audio CODEC as the input device.

In Mac OS:

4. Click the Apple icon > System Preferences > Sounds icon 

5. Click on the Output tab > Select USB audio Codec as the input device.