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How can I get the outputs on my tv to work with an optical lead for my soundbar without it making a screeching noise?

Philips 46PFL7007T and Humax soundbar. Connect using optical lead and built in freeview works fine but all the other outputs give a screeching interference noise. Headphone lead works fine, but would rather use optical.

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Http://www.p4c.philips.com/cgi-bin/dcbint/cpindex.pl?slg=en&scy=gb&ctn=46PFL7007T/12
Please check this link to download its user manual in PDF. See its specifications page, to know whether the TV has an optical out socket, to take out optical out signal from it. If yes, you can find the exact way. If not, it is impossible. Gopakumar Gopalan Google

Posted on May 09, 2014

  • Vikki
    Vikki May 09, 2014

    Yes the tv has optical audio out, so how do I stop this noise?

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    The Knight May 09, 2014

    If there is optical output, it should be so silent. Check it by using an other optical cable connected in between amp and TV.

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