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Suggestions to hook up HDMI cables

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samsung LN52A650 52" LCD
SONY BDPS350 BLUE RAY PLAYER
ONKY TX-SR606B RECIVER
SAMSUNG DVD PLAYER.

Can you please advise what is the best set up to hook up my HDMI cables. Do I need to connect them all with HDMI cables.
what is my best best to get the best A/V.

I am planning on wall mounting it so i want to hide the cables, I want to make sure i run the right cables?

please and Thanks

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I'd suggest running all HDMI.  I believe your receiver has 2 HDMI in's and one out.  Run the out to your TV and run the components to the inputs on the receiver.  This way the receiver will control the video.  Works good for me!  Hope this helps!

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