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Cant get rear speakers to Work AVR 745 7.2 Surround!!!

Hello all,

I am very frustrated... I have an avr 745 and have 7 speakers hooked up to it but only one sub. When i go to the source selector I can only get 5.1 surround modes and havent ever heard sound coming from the rear speakers.

I dont have the reciever hooked up to a TV just my computer and turntable. I would very much like to run the reciever at full capacity can someone help me achieve this?

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Re: Cant get rear speakers to Work AVR 745 7.2...

Another way to solve this rear speakers problems is to go to the equalizer and have the system recognizes the sound coming out of all speakers. The AVR 745 comes with a microphone on the stick, using that to run the manual equalizer. It is the manual equalizer will set the rear speakers.

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