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Dolby Digital Has Stopped Working

My reciever suddenly stopped playing the dolby digital track on DVDs. The sound comes out in stereo mode. I have a kenwood vr505 reciever.
I tried a DTS DVD and the reciever recognized the audio track and played it in proper DTS mode. When I tried the dolby digital track, it reverted to straight stereo.
All the speakers are working correctly, I ran the setup and they all play properly.
I tried multiple discs, all with the same result. I tried connecting the DVD player with optical and coxial cable, no difference.
I don't want to have to pick up a new receiver.... Any thoughts?

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Re: Dolby Digital Has Stopped Working

There isn't such a button on the reciever... at least if there is, it's not obvious. Where would such a button be. There is a small red LED light that comes on when dolby digital is working. That's about it. There is no mention of THX anywhere on the receiver

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Re: Dolby Digital Has Stopped Working

I sthe thx dobly digtal button on off or on auto ?

Posted on Jan 10, 2008

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