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I have just purchased a Pioneer VSX517 and have connected the digital audio (via SPDIF cable)to a digital TV (Hisense mod-HSLC2629HDI). I have selected all relative options on the amp (auto, digital & analogue) The analogue works fine (AV from the TV for video), but I cannot get sound from the optical connection for digital TV stations. The TV is transmitting light via the cable, which makes me suspect a setting or problem at the amp. Out of desperation, I selected all sound options (5.1 surround, stereo etc.) Any help appreciated.

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After some searching I found that I needed to assign the digital input, as instructed on page 30 of the instruction manual, "The Input Assign Menu".

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