I use Dxtory to record; Sound from system as well as mutual programs such as skype all playback as intended. The audio from my microphone, though it plays back when reviewing it in a media program, is not present when I import it into Premiere. Still new to all of this. Any suggestions?
There's a number of audio hardware options in the PrPro Preferences file ... get a screen grab and post it here would help to see what's possibly the issue.
Though it was made for Premiere Pro CS6, this video tutorial should assist you:
Hope it helps.