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Cant get tv audio to go to rca surround sound unless I use ear phone jack blue ray vcr tuner all work fine only 2 days old never worked element 40"

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Not following... This is what I think you may be saying: You can't get the TV to use the RCA input?

The reason for my confusion is "rca surround sound". RCA will only carry left and right channel (stereo). It can't push surround sound unless it's setup as a direct input [typically an 8 channel input, where you would have 8 RCA cables (or 4 pair) connected].
The headphone jack, if using a 4-pin headphone jack (it has 4 sections of metal, vs a 3-pin, which only has 3 sections of metal), may be able to send something closer to surround sound, but it wouldn't be a true surround sound. You would need to use fiber optic, HDMI, DVI, or digital coax cable.

The sound settings in the OS on the computer need to be set to push the surround sound, or it will only push stereo. You'll probably need to spend some time there testing all the setting options.

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Three (3) possible ways:
1. use the audio out of the TV (if available) which would normally be red/white RCA and connect to any of the free INputs of your DVD surround sound system;
2. remove the cable INput of your TV and feed it to a tuner such as those in a VCR or any other device (some DVDs have TV tuners also). The VCR's Video OUTput would go to your TV while the Audio OUTput would go to any of the free INputs of your DVD surround sound system;
3. if your cable uses a box/decoder and has the yellow, red & white RCA, its a matter of splitting the red/white signal to feed both your TV and DVD surround sound system or simply remove them from the TV and feed them to the DVD surround sound system.

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