USB Speaker Phone – Fix to Get Your Kensington VO300 to Work

Fixes to get your Kensington VO300 USB Internet speaker phone working. You can download and install the most current version of software and drivers for the Kensington VO300. Skip to the following section "Kensington Vo300 USB Internet Speaker phone (v. 1.1.8)" for installation instructions.

If you already have older software installed you have to remove that first before installing version 1.1.8.

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If the Kensington software does not work after installation you may have to run the program in compatibility mode. Browse to the folder where the Kensington software I had asked you to install is located. Once there can you find the .exe file for the Kensington software and Right Click it.

A menu will pop up and then select "Properties". In properties click on the "Compatibility" tab. In that tab under "Compatibility mode" select one of the "Windows XP" options from the drop down list. Also, check the box "Run this program as an administrator" under "Privilege Level" then click "OK". Try to right click the Kensington icon in your system try or lower right corner and select "close".

Either reboot the computer or go to the "Start" "Programs" location for Kensington and restart the software which ever is easiest for you. Hopefully, the program will run correctly using windows xp compatibility mode. This fix was successful on Microsoft Windows Vista.

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