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HDtv picture and av reciever sound do not match

I have an HDTV hooked up to a direct tv hd dvr via HDMI outout, my yamaha av reciever is hooked up to the hd dvr via optical output. The sound and picture do not match, there is a slight delay. Thanks!

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