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I just got a Denon AVR-588 7.1 Channel reciever w/ no video

I am going from a ATT uverse box HDMI to the AVR HDMI input to a component output and I cannot get this to show me video. If I go component in then I can get component out but I want to go from the HDMI in to the component out. There is a picture of this in the manual but no info on what settings to use. I do have the HDMI assigned to TV. What else so I need to do?

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Dear,

I donot think AVR588 is capable of down-converting from HDMI to component, so if you input is only HDMI and output is component, it will not work. ( see page 53 in trouble shooting as also page10 of the manual).
Therefore, you will need to match your input with your output.

If you are not too fussy, the component video signal is probably as good..You will hardly see a difference unless your AVR is capable of up-conversion, still the real difference can really be seen only on HD.
Best is to connect all the analog connections as well and enjoy.

Posted on Mar 12, 2009

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