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How do i hook up a PS3 through my denon avr1905?

I have plugged the digital optical cable into the ps3 and into the front jack and also all 3 of the rear optical jacks and still carnt get any sound coming through?

any ideas please?
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  • martin845 Mar 02, 2009

    Hi dscrog

    Thanks for the reply. I still do not have any sound though.

    In
    the setup I have option 18 COAX option 19 opt 1and option 20 opt 2. The
    inputs for opt1 and opt 2 are OFF/VCR/CDR/CD/AUX/DVD/TV

    I have plugged the optical cable from the PS3 into opt 2 at the back of the AVR1905. And in set up made opt2 input as CDR/TAPE.

    The input on the front is set to AUTO

    When i scroll to IN CDR/TAPE it does say IN = OPTICAL 2 but no sound is coming through.

    Sorry if this is a winded but im trying to give as much info as possible. Thanks Martin

  • martin845 Mar 02, 2009

    DOH!! it was me I'm and idiot.

    OK you need to adjust the settings in the PS3 to recognize digital optical............however when you do it overrides the HDMI sound and so you do not get any sound coming through the TV. So if u dont have your amp switched on you dont get any sound for the games / dvd.

    So if you switch back to HDMI you dont get any sound coming through the amp!!

    Im going to try and run a feed from the TV to the amp but I think Im going to get some lagg doing it this way


  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    I plug my ipod in with cable to front usb jack and denon does not recognize or play my music. Sound still coming from ipod speaker.

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ONCE YOU CONNECT THE OPTICAL CABLE AT THE DENON, YOU ALSO NEED TO CHECK THE AUDIO SETTING FOR THE INPUT USED AND MAKE SURE OPTICAL IS SELECTED AND LAST ONCE YOU SELECT THE SOURCE INPUT USED TO CONNECT THE PS3 TO THE DENON PRESS THE INPUT MODE BUTTON ON THE FRONT LEFT OF THE DENON UNTIL YOU SEE DISPLAYED THE WORD AUTO, THIS SHOULD GET YOU SOUND AS LOND AS THE PS3 IS OUTPUTING AUDIO OVER THE OPTICAL

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