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No digital sound from Blu Ray player

I recently bought a new Pioneer Blu Ray disc player. I have a new Sony HD tv with HDMI inputs so the picture looks fantastic. However, I have a Pioneer vsx 24 tx A/V receiver which does not have HDMI inputs. I tried running a RCA jack line from the back of the disc player to the digital input of the receiver but I can only get a 2 channel mix, no Dolby Digital. Is there something else I can try?

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  • jcrilley May 12, 2009

    Do I need a digital coaxial cable?

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No with RCA cable you can get only stereo effect...

Posted on May 12, 2009

  • Sibananda May 12, 2009

    BY using Co Axial Cable you still only get stereo sound ..

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