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I can't seem to hook up my DVR and VCR.

My speakers are hooked up properly with my RX V461 and my Bose Acoustimass 7. I can not get any sound if I turn on my TV or DVD player. I am okay with just the radio. All speakers work. Can you help with the correct connections? How many speaker wires do I need? Any other types of wires?

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Look up your model number.

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