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No sound when viewing normal TV broadcasts

Just got the system and when switched to TV or Cable mode, watching TV broadcasts, no sound is herd. I have HDMI cable between stytem and HD TV.

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  • mikebolt Dec 24, 2008

    My problem is very similar I think. I'm trying to use the "TV in" rca jacks with the "TV" function setting to connect a cd changer unit to our DAV-IS10 system.

    I know that the audio output from cd changer is good, but get no sound output thru the DAV-IS10 system. The manual implies that this should work. Any ideas???


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You need to have either the red/white audio cable connected from TV out to cinema system in or a optical or coaxial cable tv out to cinema in.

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