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Can't get picture after connecting to receiver nad speakers

My Sony Bravia LCD TV has worked fine with a cheap Phillips DVD player. Our TV signal comes in through the local cable company.
We decided to add two speakers and a receiver to improve the sound for the TV, CDs/DVDs and so we could also have a radio. I have just connected the TV to the two (Bose) speakers and to a Sony receiver as well as to the DVD player Now I am stuck - I get sound from the speakers for CDs. DVDs and the TV. But, I am not getting a picture for the TV - I only get a picture when I play a DVD
Any ideas what I am doing wrong? Thanks

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Sounds like something got confused in the re-wiring...if the TV signal from cable doesn't involve a box, then the co-ax should go straight to the "cable in" or "RF in" on the TV, and the sound equipment gets connected to output ports on the TV. Otherwise, try bypassing the video connections on receiver or whatever and go directly to TV...My surround sound has video in and out, but I've never used them, it doesn't matter.

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