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Lost my Digital audio signal, stuck on analog

I must have clicked on something by accident, and my sound is gone from the TV, from DVDs, from everything. I have the manual, and when I try and Switch the Signal Input from Analog to Digital, nothing happens. It stays stuck on Analog. I have not touched any wires.

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  • jmr53 Oct 06, 2008

    I have the same problem, it started when I was trying to set up a Harmony One remote. I just started switching setup parameters and somehow it strated working.



    Then..... I trying setting up the remote again and now it is stuck back on analog !

  • jmr53 May 11, 2010

    Hi Informatica, thanks for your help.



    I'm inputing a Motorola STB and BluRay via HDMI cables. The AVR988 recognizes multi channel form the BluRay but not the STB. When I switch the AVR988 to CBL/TV it shows "analog" and picture comes on but no sound.



    On the memo above: if one of the other components (even if not in use) were set to analog would that affect the CBL/TV signal ?



    Thanks again.

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Hi - Please check the setup of the digital inputs as per pages 11, 20. 21 & 37 in the manual.

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Are you using coax or optical connections? Even if you have not moved them you should check they are securely fitted as they can work themselves out in time.

Let me know how you get on.

Best regards,
Informatica.

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