Unfold the Go Mic, press the clip in and set the microphone on the top of your laptop screen. If you prefer, you can position the Go Mic on your desktop by using back of the clip as a desk stand.
Set the Go Mic’s pattern switch. If you are recording a single person, set the switch to the Cardioid position and be sure to face the front side, with the Samson logo. If recording multiple subjects, set the switch to the Omni position.
Connect headphones to the Headphone output located on the side of the microphone.
Plug the mini-B (small) end of the USB cable to the Go Mic and plug the other end of the cable into an available USB port on your computer.
Launch your recording software, turn down the main output level and select the Go Mic for the input and outputs.
Set up a mono record track in your software.
Set the level of the microphone following the instructions in “Connecting to a Computer”.