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Can not get 7.1 channel sound from my DVD/BluRay Players. I use HDMI Connections plugging both the TV ( Scientific Atlantic 8300 HD Cable Box)and the Blu Ray player (LG BD390)into the desiginated spots on the RX V661.

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  • kgc1 Jun 17, 2009

    AV Receiver is a Yamaha RX-V661. Don't understand much of your typing. Why would I want to use inferior connections like R-W-Y with this high powered equipment. I'm not trying to be rude but am very frustrated.

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Let me know the make and model no# of the 7.1 Home theater Sy.?
In the mean time try change the AUX mode and also remove the HDMI and pulg in the audio Video cable (R,Y,W).

Let me know the status..
Thanks
K

Posted on Jun 17, 2009

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    Legin Varghese Jun 17, 2009

    Make sure the connection are all fine (refer the manual that can with the receiver ), and press the AUX button on the remote. It should work fine.
    thanks
    K



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