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No sound from my TV!! HELP!!

The sound on the system works - am able to play music from the radio and CD player. However, cannot get sound in from my television. The input jack works because I tested it by playing a CD in my DVD player. I also tried hooking up directly to my cable box and that doesn't work either. ANy thoughts?

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Re: No sound from my TV!! HELP!!

Assume its a bose system 12 (non digital or digital ?)
if you clarify the model of both tv and bose system i will tell you precisely how to connect tv to bose system,

but i must assume first that your cable box is connected to your tv via a scart cable , you must remove sound function from the cable and plug directly into cd5 unit on either auxillary or video input , then turn cd5 unit to that channel to play sound and use bose reomte to control volume (ok)
i would doubt thatthe TV has a audio output, many dont.... also it may be necessary to buy a scart to RCA cable at your local electronics shop or supermarket to completet he task at hand.

if however you are digital.....
make sure you are connectiong bose digital input to a digital (dolby 5.1 compatible) sound source.

sorry if you think i have over simplified the problem !


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