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I am trying to set up a home theater system. I have a JVC LT-32P300 32" LCD TV with 3 HDMI ports, an optical out, places for components, etc. I have a Comcast HD receiver with an optical out, HDMI, and component ports. I also purchased a Sony Bravia DAV-HDX589W Home Theater system today as well. I own a Xbox 360 Elite, and I want to be able to connect all of these items through the Surround sound system. I have a component cable, 2 HDMI Cables, a video cable (yellow) and an optical cable.

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    M Mayberry Jan 31, 2010

    I have done this, my TV says it will not send optical out if devices are connected through HDMI.

  • M Mayberry
    M Mayberry Jan 31, 2010

    Thank you!!

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

The JVC will only feed audio out through optical in HDTV mode. Any source fed to the JVC through HDMI will have no output. This is an implementation of the HDCP, copyright protection.

Proposed connection:

  • Comcast HD receiver to JVC through HDMI - audio & video;
  • DAV-HDX589W to JVC through HDMI - audio & video;
  • Xbox 360 Elite to JVC through HDMI - audio & video;
  • JVC through analog stereo AUDIO OUT to DAV-HDX589W's TV/VIDEO A-AUDIO IN-L.

Good luck and thank you for asking FixYa.

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Draw a diagram keeping in mind that all the gadgets that you have invested in have to be Connected in such a way that you should not have to power on anything to use another thing. And the best cable should be used with the video and audio system unless you like to hear and see the games better. Also their placing has to be such that there is no criss crossing of cables even if behind the system.

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