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80D -- external mic sounds great in headphones, shows activity on level meter -- no recorded audio

emccarron
Apprentice

This is a new one.  External mic plugged in -- config has worked before.  I hear passthru audio in my headphones.  The level meters show audio (recording in manual, no meters on screen in auto -- but identical reaction...) but get no audio on my recordings.

Yes, cable is plugged in properly.  We all know the jack sucks.  Internal mic works fine, but not optimal for an interview.

The fact that I can hear audio in my headphones leads me to think something has failed on the digital side and the headphones are simply analog...

Any ideas?  Don't think I have anything configured wrong in settings...

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