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I have an hdmi issue, i hooked up my sony bluray and xbox to the back of the receiever and one out to the tv and get a pic but NO SOUND. the manual is trying to tell me i need separate connection for audio like a optical or coaxial, makes no sense since hdmi is supposed to carry both?? am i not doing something???

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This is very common--sony does not accept the sound from the HDMI. Many other systems are the same way. You have to use separate audio cables :-(

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