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Surround sound from Sky +

I have set up a Yamaha RXV361 AV receiver with Tannoy EFX speakers and connected the Sky+ with digital optical and DVD with Digital coaxial. When I play a DVD sound is fine from all speakers. When I watch sky+ sound only comes from front R & L speakers and sub woofer. Any suggestions how I rectify this?

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Re: Surround sound from Sky +

Yeah its called sky is only stereo so that means 2 speakers

Posted on Dec 24, 2007

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Re: Surround sound from Sky +

Could be two things:

First you have to make sure the speakers are all active, there is a speaker button on the RXV361 front on the right I think but not on the remote, you need B setting for all speakers. You run the sound test from the set up menu.

or it could be that Sky is not showing the programme you are watching in 5.1 so you won't hear it from all speakers, you can force this by using the Music enhancer button of the RXV361 remote.

Hope that helps?

Posted on Dec 18, 2007

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