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Connecting PS3 to receiver via HDMI

Hi guys, my problem is this:

I have a PS3 and I want to connect it to the receiver via HDMI. I have already plug the hdmi cable from ps3 to receiver and hdmi cable from tv to receiver, also i have already connect the optical cable from PS3 to receiver....but i can not get any image or sound from tv and speakers.
Am i failing in something?
Thanks for your time.

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First put the orginal ps3 cable onto ps3 then to tv.set tv to see ps3 and go to ps3 setup,now down to display settings,set to hdmi,picture will go off so now switch tv to hdmi input .Next go to sound settings for ps3 and set to hdmi if your amp can work this way ,if not set sound out to optical.
hope this helps.
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JVC TH-D70 with dual HDMI ports. I have the PS3 to the receiver and the HDMI from the receiver to the TV and I have sound on DVD but not with the PS3 it plays well and I have tv sound but not receiver sounds any ideas.

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