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Hooking up surround sound

I just bought a samsung surround sound system and cant seem to get it working correctly i tried hooking it up to my sony 400 disc dvd player and i only get sound out of the subwoofer and two front speakers sound wont come out of the two rear spaekers or the center speakers coulf you please help me i also checked to see if it work when hooked up to my ps3 and they all worked

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  • Anonymous Sep 05, 2008

    I can only get sound from front speakers and voices are very faint



  • ltuflawless Sep 10, 2008

    I have exactly same problem. It would not work with my HD DVR. Please help

  • Anonymous Dec 06, 2008

    the same

  • buck wherry Sep 08, 2014

    hook the surround sound to the tv (and the dvd player to the tv like you normaly would)this way you will have surround sound all the time

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From Set top box:
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