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Onkyo TX-SR304 I have a Scinitific America Cable box (Cox Communications service), 12 year old Sony TV, Go Video DVD/VHS recorder/player, RSQ/JVC Karaoke player, and Polk speakers with a Polk sub-woffer. I just can't get everything working off the Onkyo A/V receiver. The main problem is what goes where cable wise. Any help with a simple wiring guide would be greatly appreciated. Thanks

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Onkyo offers access to manuals at their web site. HERE is a link to the receiver line.

Personally, I'd connect the speakers to main left/right. The subwoofer to subwoofer out. The Go VIdeo unit to VCR/Video 1, the cable box to Video 2 and the video output to the Sony TV composite input. No need to connect the TV audio out to the receiver since the audio feed comes from the cable box.

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*make sure that the digital input on the front panel of your receiver matches where you placed the optical at the back of the tx-sr304 (either OPT1 or OPT2)
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