Xbox Configuration

Plug in the 3.5mm cable into the controller (the USB cable doesn't need to be connected as it only powers the LED lights) and check the headset cable controls to make sure that the mic is switched on.

Work through the following steps to configure the headset:

Press the Xbox Guide button and scroll right to the gear icon for Settings, then scroll down to select Audio. You will see several sliders. If you don't see the sliders, make sure that the 3.5mm jack is connected correctly. 

Press the Xbox Guide button and scroll right to the gear icon for Settings, then scroll down to select Audio. You will see several sliders. If you don't see the sliders, make sure that the 3.5mm jack is connected correctly.  

1)  Make sure that Headset mic is set to ON.  

2)  Set the Headset volume slider all the way to the right.

3)  If Headset chat mixer appears (skip this step if it doesn't), set the slider to the middle.

4)  Move the Mic monitoring slider all the way to the left.  The headset has built in mic monitoring.