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Denon surround saying protect on display

When i switch my denon surround sound system on it comes up with protect on the display then switches itself back to standby again.

I've tryed unplugging from the mains and re booting but having no joy.

Would be grateful for any advice.


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Re: Denon surround saying protect on display

Make sure none of your speaker wires are touching, this will cause it to shut down instantly.

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