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I have connected the audio in from the cable box to audio out on the Panasonic SC Ht680 5 Disc DVD/CD Home theatre Sound System, as stated by another Fixya expert and still nothing happens. The type of tv that i have connected is a 2001 Sony Trinitron Color TV Model KV36HS20. It has the Audio Video input on the back of the tv but i dont know which one to chose. I can see and hear the television through the speakers when i select Aux on the Panasonic but can not get dvd to show up at all. But if i put a dvd disc in the Panasonic, i can hear the movie playing with all the sounds through the speakers as if i was viewing the movie itself. But can not get the dvd mode to come up. Only a black screen when dvd is selected. Is my tv too old or is my connection incorrect? Ms Tanya
1/27/08 2:31AM CST.

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Audio/video OUT from the cable box to the aux IN on the panasonic right? So you can see the output from the cable box but only sound from dvd. Are you changing the input on the tv when you go from watching the cable box to watching the DVD? the panasonic handles audio, but the video from each goes to two different inputs on the sony. I hope none of this sounds condescending.

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