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Component Audio Not working

I have a fairly simple configuration: 3 inputs (Cable, VCR, & Wii) and 2 outputs (TV & Surround Sound). Video Inputs: Cable (HDMI 1) VCR (HDMI 2) I have tried to use either the DVD component input or the Aux component input for Wii. In either case, the Audio comes through surround sound immediately, BUT THE AUDIO DOES NOT WORK. All I get is a black screen. I have double checked that the DVD is not using the HDMI input, and have it set to No. ANYONE HAVE ANY IDEAS???

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    stephen Jun 04, 2017

    Hi David Slates, I want to help you with your question, but I need more information from you. Can you please add details in the comment box? Not understanding "the Audio comes through surround sound immediately, BUT THE AUDIO DOES NOT WORK. All I get is a black screen." Did you mean VIDEO?

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Hello, where is the issue, audio or video? Your question has mixed messages. Thank you, Onkyo USA

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SOURCE: No video throught HDMI output

press set up go option number 1 then go hdmi monitor and input yes. then press set up again

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Unfortunately only the higher end Onkyo Reciever pass audio over HDMI for sound. 605,705,805,905 exc. Your reciever will carry Video over HDMI but you will need a digital optical cable for sound.



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SOURCE: No surround sound from my PS3 through the Onkyo 5100. Video OK

Go to settings on PS3 and sound settings and set them to HDMI.

If the above did not work, try a auto reset, with unit connected. Hold the PS3 power button down and wait until you hear 2 beeps. The PS3 will automatically search your input/output channels.

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Pressed and held cable/sat button on front of unit until "Attenuate" came up. Changed setting from 0 to 2

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  2. Insert the RCA plugs on the Wii AV Cable into the input connectors on the TV. Plug the colored connectors into the following inputs:

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  3. Once the cables are inserted and the Wii is powered on, you must find the Input Select for your TV to view the game (it is likely not going to be seen on Channel 3 or 4). Typically this is found by pressing the TV/Video button on the Television's front panel or remote control. If you have more than one input channel, keep pressing TV/Video until you see the display from the Wii.
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Hi,

Three (3) possible ways:
1. use the audio out of the TV (if available) which would normally be red/white RCA and connect to any of the free INputs of your DVD surround sound system;
2. remove the cable INput of your TV and feed it to a tuner such as those in a VCR or any other device (some DVDs have TV tuners also). The VCR's Video OUTput would go to your TV while the Audio OUTput would go to any of the free INputs of your DVD surround sound system;
3. if your cable uses a box/decoder and has the yellow, red & white RCA, its a matter of splitting the red/white signal to feed both your TV and DVD surround sound system or simply remove them from the TV and feed them to the DVD surround sound system.

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Good luck and kind regards.

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