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I want to connect my ps3 in the optical digital audio in, but It dosen't work.... How can i do that?

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First off have you made sure that your ps3 is outputting out of the optical audio? Secondly have you made sure your sony is set up on the input you have to accept the optical audio? This link is how to set it up on your sony ps3:
http://manuals.playstation.net/document/en/ps3/3_15/settings/audiooutput.html
As far as the surround sound system i believe the dav-s500 should be set to video 2 to use the optical audio input.
If you need further assistance please let me know.
Thank you,
Lee

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