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Onkyo sr 605

I have attached by sharp bd-hp20p blu ray player to onkyo 605 receiver but neither dts hd master audio or dolby tru hd light up on the display i have tryed 2 blu ray discs which support the above formats but still can get it to light up on the display

my blu ray states dolby tru hd and dolby digital plus on the player

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Tryed that still not working been told that the player will not send bitstream audio only to the receiver there for it decodes the signal on board the blu ray player so the tru hd light does not light up.

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Check with and download the firmware update from the Onkyo web site.

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