Since an update to Skype 126.96.36.199 the microphone stopped working (also 188.8.131.52 (preview) isn't working). Checked with other applications, e.g. SoundRecorder, where the mic is working nicely.
Now I know that skype is using alsa and my
elementary os (
$ uname -a 4.10.0-42-generic #46~16.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Mon Dec 4 15:57:59 UTC 2017 x86_64) uses
pulseaudio. Tried the solutions found in ubuntu-forums, like:
- remove the
nothing worked. Any other idea?