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Onkyo TX-SR606 bass treble settings seem to make no difference

Have tried multiple ways to set up new system, but it seems to make no difference in sound when I set the bass and treble settings to different levels. Using only 2 ceiling speakers, and Audyssey does not work either.

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I ran into the same issue and was stumped at first. Then I noticed somehow I had changed the sound processing to "Direct" which meant the signal coming from the source was bypassing all of the control in the receiver. All I had to do is select another option (press stereo for example on the remote) and kick it out of the direct mode.

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