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Home Theater: SONY S-master 5.1ch Full Ditigial Amplifier, timm, whistle
timm, whistle, directv: Timm: Has anything recently changed in your system setup(moved, components or cables added / removed / replaced)? Is the whistle coming from the amp itself, or being emitted through the speakers? If through the speakers, through all of them or just one...

Home Theater: Sony Bravia Component Theater System with Bravia Theater Sync Technology, blu ray disc player, sony blu ray disc player
blu ray disc player, sony blu ray disc player, sync technology: Mike: The initial setup looks good, and yes it will take advantage of the theater sync control, just ensure that the HDMI Control is turned on on your components. Coax to the DVR is, of course, necessary. Connecting it to the TV as well will give you...

Home Theater: Sony Home theater no audio, sony home theater, home theater system
sony home theater, home theater system, home theatre: If this is a SONY amp and different component external to it, I would suspect the wiring and/or the menus If this is the one home theatre/player I reckon it might have something faulty within it Try hooking a VCR or another player to the Aux input of...

Home Theater: Surround sound speaker buzzing, sound speaker, process of elimination
sound speaker, process of elimination, tv screen: Mike, it could be one of many things but usually it might be related to your connecting leads or earthing of the equipment. Try a better connecting lead between the AMP and the TV or even before doing that you can work out a process of elimination to see...

Home Theater: How to set up video fiber optic link, hd capability, video mux
hd capability, video mux, cat5 cables: Mike: Using fiber is a possibility, however for the distance you are talking about it is overkill and quite costly. The more common method is to run 2 cat5 cables through and use baluns (converts from component to cat5 or hdmi to cat5 and vice versa)....

Home Theater: setting up home theater, onkyo home theater, hd satellite receiver
onkyo home theater, hd satellite receiver, setting up home theater: Heather: There are a couple of options to receive audio out of the theater system while watching television. One is to connect the Satellite Receiver to the AV Receiver using either an Optical or Digital Coaxial connection, while still connecting the Sat...

Home Theater: sherwood receiver, sherwood receiver, factory settings
sherwood receiver, factory settings, speaker wire: Hello Nancy, Please make sure you have an antenna hooked up where the antenna terminal is on the back of your receiver. If you do not have one, please make sure you hook up some wire(a single wire (Like a speaker wire but one piece of it and 6 feet long).Normally...

Home Theater: sky+ box to projector, enhancement options, commercial environments
enhancement options, commercial environments, comparable models: Tony: Video processors are typically more advanced than those incorporated into an AV receiver, both in technology and the amount of options, especially considering most require programming, as they should, for correct calibration. I have never used a...

Home Theater: speaker impedance, bose acoustimass 15 speaker system, bose acoustimass 15
bose acoustimass 15 speaker system, bose acoustimass 15, bose speakers: Dante: I honestly have never measured the impedance of the Bose Cubes, my initial thought is that they are 4ohm speakers, but I am uncertain and cannot locate the information anywhere. The best bet is to get ahold of an Ohm Meter or Multimeter, and measure...

Home Theater: suround sound, prologic ii, suround system
prologic ii, suround system, toshiba tv: Hello Bryan, Please do this, play a DVD that has a dolby digital 5.1 signal coded. Check your center speaker and see if it works fine. I have a feeling it will work ok. Then you will realize that the TV sound is in STEREO and it will not work exactly as...

Home Theater: surround sound, yellow cable, cable box
yellow cable, cable box, tv audio: Hello Amy, You need to look at the plugs you have at the back of your Surround sound, the cable box or TV and playstation. If all of them have RCA(Yellow, red, white) plugs then: Connect your Playstation audio out to RCA Aux audio in. These are red and...

Home Theater: TV, DVR, Sound Surround, nintendo wii, home theatre system
nintendo wii, home theatre system, wii: Hello Lucy, First thing first. You need to connect your DVD player or if it is connected then you need to play a DVD that has a 5.1 surround sound coded on it. This will help you in determining the 5.1 surround sound s correct connections. If you get all...

Home Theater: wiring assessory components, toshiba hdtv, comcast cable
toshiba hdtv, comcast cable, channel music: Hello Neil, TV Music: You can take audio out of your camcast box and feed it to your receiver s TV Audio in. This will give you TV sound without you turning the TV ON. DVD/CD Player: You can connect Audio out(using appropriate cables. You may have to use...

Home Theater: Audio/Video Signal Loss, comcast digital cable box, digital cable box
comcast digital cable box, digital cable box, comcast digital cable: John: If relocating the cable box doesn t alleviate the problem, I suggest calling Comcast, and exchanging the box for another. Are you connecting the cable box to the receiver using HDMI or Component? Do you have any redundant connections (i.e. digital...

Home Theater: Bose Acoustimass 10 Series Vs Pioneer VSX 815, pioneer vsx 815, bose speakers
pioneer vsx 815, bose speakers, bose acoustimass: Hello Rajasekhar, I have never hear dof this sort of problem in my 25 yeras of dealings with speakers amplifiers, receivers and specially with Bose speakers. One thing I must tell you when hooking up your speakers to amplifers or receivers. You must always...

Home Theater: bose 123 / satelite set up, digital coaxial cable, rca cables
digital coaxial cable, rca cables, rf cable: Good morning Suz, Connect audio out of your satellite box optical out to optical in on your bose TV audio in (you can use optical cable if you have, a digital coaxial cable if you have or simplest way will be to connect Red and white RCA cables). Connect...

Home Theater: Connect External DVR to Cablebox/DVR, motorola dct6412, vhs vcr
motorola dct6412, vhs vcr, s vhs: Paul: The television will not output through the composite audio/video output when the incoming source is component video. As far as the cable box not being able to output both component and S-video simultaneously, I have never actually attempted that...

Home Theater: Connecting EQ to Onkyo TX-DS575 Receiver, equalizers, stereo sound
equalizers, stereo sound, tape player: Marc, you just mentioned a very good point, most equalizers back in the old days were based on Stereo sound and they had separate circuitry and settings for the Left and Right channels I have not heard of any equalizers to suit surround sound (be it 5.1,...

Home Theater: converter box questions, atsc tuner, vcr output
atsc tuner, vcr output, antenna input: Mary: 1. The converter boxes are similar to cable boxes, in that you need to have one per television. The user actually selects channels on the converter not the television. The television remains on the input from the converter, or the channel the the...

Home Theater: Denon AVR-1908 HDMI cable box hand shake..., hdmi cable, denon receiver
hdmi cable, denon receiver, hand shake: Good Morning Steve, Is it not sad that cable companies do want to help their customers because they choose not to. I am not an expert on cable TV and their receivers. However, I do not beleive that the techs from Comcast know their products real well. What...

Home Theater: Dish network connection to our DVR player, component video output, component video input
component video output, component video input, component video cable: Tommie: The cable type and where to connect depends on the components being connected. If your television and DVD player both have HDMI, use an HDMI cable from the DVD player s HDMI out to the television s HDMI input. If both components have Component...

Home Theater: DVD Player Sound/Video problems, lg lcd tv, video problems
lg lcd tv, video problems, new tv: Christian: Check the connections for AV1, make sure all three, yellow, white, and red cables are connected to AV1. It sounds like you have yellow (video connected to AV1, but the Red and White connected to AV2. I hope this helps. Thanks, Gre...

Home Theater: Connecting EQ to Onkyo TX-DS575 Receiver, sdec, vintage equipment
Home Theater: Connecting EQ to Onkyo TX-DS575 Receiver, sdec, vintage equipment, stereo signal

Home Theater: Zenith Converter box, omni directional antenna, broadcast antennas
Home Theater: Zenith Converter box, omni directional antenna, broadcast antennas, digital antennas

Home Theater: HOOK UP PROBLEMS, rca home theater, rca cables
rca home theater, rca cables, optical ports: The first thing to do is to connect audio out of your Cable Box to your Surround sound. Make sure you know what type of audio outs you have on your cable box and what type of audio ins you have on your surround system. If you have HDMI on both the cable...

Home Theater: Home Theater Hook-up, hdmi cables, hdmi inputs
hdmi cables, hdmi inputs, digital optical cable: Gary: The connections you have described are spot on for how I typically suggest hooking up these components, and should work as you have the system setup. There are a couple of options to try. First make sure the RX is set to the TV function. Then ensure...

Home Theater: Home Theater Hook-up issues, hdmi cables, hdmi inputs
hdmi cables, hdmi inputs, digital optical cable: Something is not right around here!! I checked online for your receiver model and got these specs Inputs and Outputs Analog Audio Input(s) : 1 (Rear) Optical Audio Input(s) : 1 (Rear) Coaxial Audio Digital Input(s) : 1 (Rear) Headphone Input(s)...

Home Theater: Home theater to HDTV connect uo., rca cables, home theater system
rca cables, home theater system, cable configurations: Hello Walter, Please understand that most of the TV sound is in stereo, unless you have a Dolby Digital 5.1 signal. You will not be able to get surround sound. Having said that, please connect your Cable Box s audio out using either optical, digital caoaxial...

Home Theater: Home theater receiver connection to plasma tv, sony home theater, panasonic plasma tv
sony home theater, panasonic plasma tv, home theater speakers: Yash: I still think its mainly the receiver. When the guide refers to RAM theater and Player theater, it is referring to Panasonic Home theater systems, one is just an AV Receiver and the other is a DVD player / receiver. And when the manual mentions...

Home Theater: Home theatre hook up, dolby digital receiver, digital optical output
dolby digital receiver, digital optical output, digital audio input: My components are a HDTV,a cable box that is for hd,a technics dolby digital receiver and a dvd recorder. I ve tried to figure this out myself. Let me know if you think this will work. Obviously I have cable,which goes into my cable box. The cable box has...

Home Theater: HT-TX30 install, home cinema system, phone cables
home cinema system, phone cables, work simon: Hello Simon, I do not have much experirnce with SCART ports or cables. Do you have an optical or digital coaxil port on your BT Vision and HT-X30? If you do this will be the best way to connect. Please let me know the results and if it does not work. Please...

Home Theater: hd cable box,hd tv,home theater,dvd recorder, box hd, hd cable box
box hd, hd cable box, ht system: Hello Dave, Please give me information on your system, so I can help you connect your system as efficiently as possible. Please tell me how many HDMI you have on your TV. How many HDMI you have on your HT system. How many HDMI you have on your HD Cable...

Home Theater: help with surround sound, sony trinitron, rca cables
sony trinitron, rca cables, davs800: Hello steve, Since you will be wiring the system for TV (SKY BOX) audio, it is very simple. Please connect (if you have the cable and the port on your Sky Box) an optical cable from Sky Box to Sony Optical in. If not, connect RCA Cables (RED and WHITE)...

Home Theater: home theater, emerson dvd player, explorer 8300
emerson dvd player, explorer 8300, hdc: Hello Joe, Since I do not know what ports you have on each system. Please use appropriate cables. Please connect your 8300, audio video out to Emerson. Audio video from Emerson to TV s Video 1. Connect your 8300 using RF or audio video out to TV d RF...

Home Theater: home theater, 4 ohms, pioneer receiver
4 ohms, pioneer receiver, match 2: Hello Jose, You can connect any spekaer to any receiver when the following is a match. 1. Wattage. Your reciver wattage and speaker wattage should match. 2. Your ohmage (impedence must match) 8 ohms to 8 ohms or 4 ohms to 4 ohms etc. Yes you can connect...

Home Theater: home theater hookup, home theater hookup, video cables
home theater hookup, video cables, home theater system: Nowadays some receivers have upscaling although I personally do not believe in generating quality when it was not there to start with. One of the reasons I am mor einclined in running all through the AV receiver is more controls, possibility of upscaling,...

Home Theater: home theater set up, hdmi cables, hdmi input
hdmi cables, hdmi input, harmon kardon: Shinu, The answer to your question varies according to the TV I have seen some that affect the sound and some that don t HDMI does carry digital audio therefore YES audio quality is the same through digital audio (optical or coaxial) or HDMI If I...

Home Theater: home theatre compatable, home theater receiver, entire system
home theater receiver, entire system, compatable: Debra: A BluRay player will not replace an AV or Home Theater receiver, in that it will not output audio to the speakers. So if you wish to add a BluRay player to your system, you will need to keep your receiver for the audio output to the speakers. ...

Home Theater: lcd tv stands, mortar joints, lag bolts
mortar joints, lag bolts, samsung 52 lcd tv: Diane: A lot of the time, as an installer, you have to come up with truly one-off custom installations, while they may not be recommended, they do work and are ensured for safety. Many wallmounts, at least fixed and tilting mounts (non articulating/full...

Home Theater: outdoor speakers, pioneer sx, pioneer model
pioneer sx, pioneer model, outdoor speakers: Doug, I m not sure about this Pioneer model but some amps do have a second Zone that they are capable of operating, if this is not the case, you can buy kits that operate using a manual switcher to switch between indoor (already connected) speakers or to...

Home Theater: Panasonic DVD Home Theater System, home theater system, ht system
home theater system, ht system, sound speakers: Donald: The way to accomplish this depends on the make and model of the equipment being used and how you watch regular television. If you have a cable box, you should be able to connect an audio output from the cable box directly to an audio input on the...

Home Theater: phillips surround sound, yellow cables, hdmi cables
yellow cables, hdmi cables, audio cables: Do this, to see if it is your Xbox or your surround sound, connect your audio cables to TV audio/video in either TV video in 2 or 3. If it works then you need to figure out if it is your surround sound. Next thing to do if your Xbox works with your TV is...

Home Theater: ps3 connected to a kenmore vr606 receiver with a vcr as the monitor, digital audio input, playstation website
digital audio input, playstation website, coaxial adapter: Crystal, Yes you have to do the same for your PS3 and use another input on the video If your receiver supports DTS, it probably has a digital audio input, connect it to your PS3 and the rest will be menu driven If you can t connect your wireless, try...

Home Theater: Question Re: DTV, dvd vcr combos, necessary channels
dvd vcr combos, necessary channels, record feature: Sherri: You will need either a converter box, or a DVD/VCR combo with a digital tuner in order to use the timed record feature. Or a television with a program output that includes audio and video. However, even if a television has the program out as previously...

Home Theater: Set UP, panasonic vcr, hd plasma
panasonic vcr, hd plasma, connecting equipment: Stella, Let me brief you first on different quality as far as connecting equipment: For video (picture) highest quality is from HDMI, next down is component then S-video then composite then RF For Audio, digital is better (optical or coaxial) then...

Home Theater: Sony Bravia HDTV, PS3, Theatre DZ230, auto calibration, audio input
auto calibration, audio input, 1080i: Hello Marina, While doing research on your Sony DZ230 I realized that the system does not have many input choices. So it will be not easy to connect your PS3 the way you want to hook up. Here are the specs as I found them on the net: Input/ Output...

Home Theater: Speaker hook up, audio frequency response, cinema dsp
audio frequency response, cinema dsp, yamaha htr 5860: Hello Tom, I did some research and I found that when you are in B it should be just the B speakers. So if selection of B speakers result in A+B there is something wrong. If it is a new system or under warranty, please take it to Yamaha Service and Support...

Home Theater: Subwoofer Help, hdmi inputs, multimedia interface
hdmi inputs, multimedia interface, setup option: Dennis, Sounds strange!! HDMI (High Def Multimedia Interface) carries High Def picture as well as Digital audio in the one cable/connector so how come you think it doesn t handle digital audio? Also Optical is same format of digital audio. I suggest you...

Home Theater: No Surround Sound for Cable/PS2, cd mp3 player, signal tv
cd mp3 player, signal tv, audio cables: Hello Anna, Dolby digital 5.1 coded signal(Surround sound) comes from any source that sends this signal. A DVD player and some HD Dolby Digital 5.1 broadcasts gives you that signal TV 99% of the time gives you a STEREO signal. This signal will not produce...

Home Theater: No Surround Sound For Cable/PS2, audio cables, tv speakers
audio cables, tv speakers, rca rtd215: Anna, if I understood correctly you want sound to play through the TV speakers, you need to connect to the red and white of an AV input on the TV. The problem is some TVs will not sense any input unless a picture is connected as well I suggest all the output...

Home Theater: satellite tv, rf output, stand alone dvd recorder
rf output, stand alone dvd recorder, dish network: Leslie: I am assuming by central hook up, you are asking about having both receivers located in the closet in the garage, and am going to base my response on this assumption. If this is not what you intended, please correct me. Yes it is completely...

Home Theater: satellite tv, rf amplifier, rf signals
rf amplifier, rf signals, satellite receivers: Hi Leslie, I am not sure about the Dish network in particular as I never worked on it but if I take it by similarity to any satellite receivers to be connected by RF it really depends on how much power is pumped out of the receiver, what cable you are using...

Home Theater: No sound coming from both front speakers in stereo mode, boston acoustics, nad receiver
boston acoustics, nad receiver, peakers: Good Morning Greg, Since I do not know these speakers, you need to help me to understand. Please tell me how many terminals do you have on your speakers? Just 1 with + and -? I do not understand when you say, I only plug in the tweeter? Can you tell...

Home Theater: surround sound hookup, left speaker, right speaker
left speaker, right speaker, sub woofers: You are not a pain John, You see , sub woofers if powered get their signal from SUB OUT on the receiver. If you have have sub that is not powered, then you must wire the front left and right speakers OUT from the receiver to the SUB SPEAKERS IN. Then connect...

Home Theater: surround speakers, panasonic surround system, comcast cable
panasonic surround system, comcast cable, prologic ii: Hello Keith, Surround sound comes from Dolby Digital 5.1 coded signal. It is on the DVD and in very rare case on TV broadcast. Almost all TV broadcast right is in stereo and that s why you do not hear a surround sound. Please check to see if you have a...

Home Theater: tuner or no tuner, rca model, cox cable
rca model, cox cable, cable box: Hello Tom, Your cable box determines the TV broadcast. Since you have one cable box you are limited to the output of that cable box. That s why you must be in that channel that you are recording. What I know about the cable is this. The very basic local...

Home Theater: wiring my setup, rca cables, rf cable
rca cables, rf cable, coaxil: Hello Jim, For you to record TV programs, first thing to do is to find out what type of connectors you have on each component. If you are connecting several components to your cable box. DVD recorder and VHS recorder. Then you need to get a splitter. A...

Home Theater: Xbox - HDTV Projector - Home Theatre in a Box, hdmi switcher, xbox 360 elite
hdmi switcher, xbox 360 elite, toslink optical cable: Rayce: As with many HTIBs, this Sony system doesn t offer any external input switching, as such you will need to connect the X-Box directly to the the projector using either HDMI or component video (Red Blue Green). For audio, connect the XBox to the Sony...

Home Theater: Yamaha DVX C300 wiring/set up, yellow cables, correct connections
yellow cables, correct connections, reason sound: Carolyn, The connection you have is stereo which gets only 2 speakers working but if you want all to work, usually an optuion in the receiver gets all speakers working but NOT in surround Alternatively look for a digital connection out of the TV and into...

Home Theater: Zenith Converter box, channel 4 nbc, channel 26
channel 4 nbc, channel 26, hagerstown md: Dottie, I imagine you are talking about Digital terrestrial (I live in Australia, different technology, different channel line-up) If I were you, I would visit a couple of shops and brief them on my problem and what they have to say. Having said that,...

Home Theater: Antenna - dvd recorder combo hookup, panasonic dmr, plasma panasonic
panasonic dmr, plasma panasonic, pioneer plasma: Hello Bruce, You wrote: 60 Pioneer Plasma, Panasonic DMR-EZ48 VK Recorder, and Denon 2801 (no HDMI receiver) and use an HD (working)Antenna for reception. Tried using HDMI from DVD to TV, Optical From DVD to Denon, Component from DVD to Denon dvd IN and...

Home Theater: Audio hum, video isolation, s video cable
video isolation, s video cable, isolation transformer: Thanks for your patience Tom, it s common that sources like satellite and cable TV cause buzzes in the system due to the different ground potentials from your electrical system vs. the dish s grounding rod. An easy solution would be to buy something like...

Home Theater: Just Blue Ray player or Play Station 3, play station 3, mitsubishi tv
play station 3, mitsubishi tv, game consoles: Hello Maur, No it is not. PS3 is a better choice. Thanks I do not understand what you were looking for in an answer. You asked a simple question and I gave a stright simple answer. Blue ray is a blue ray. HD resolution is is 1080I/P. This is my experience...

Home Theater: Component hook ups, rca cables, hook ups
rca cables, hook ups, rf cable: Hi Tina, Let me understand the situation a littele better. Your TV has a RF(Cable input) and a S-video input. Can you switch using your remote between these two or these two are the same inputs? Your AV switch has a RCA(Red white and yellow) or a RF(Cable)...

Home Theater: Connecting my 321 bose sistem to Plasma Tv, bose system, 321 bose
bose system, 321 bose, optical cable: Ivan: As long as the Bose system is on Video 1 for the input setting, you should have audio. Pull the optical cable from the Bose system, while leaving the other end connected to the television and confirm that the television is outputting through the...

Home Theater: Connecting PS3 to Home theater system, panasonic home theater, panasonic home theater system
panasonic home theater, panasonic home theater system, rca plug: Helo Alkesh, Yes you can connect your PS3 to your home theater using HDMI if panasonic has it, if not use the either optical or coaxial(Orange RCA Plug). This will be for sound. You need to connect the PS3 video using HDMI with the TV. For TV sound, you...

Home Theater: Connecting sub-woofer to Hi-Fi, subwoofer crossover, crossover point
subwoofer crossover, crossover point, floorstanding speakers: Hi Graeme, There are certainly subwoofer manufacturers who make speaker level inputs into their amplifier/subwoofers, and the good news is that they sound pretty darn good. There are usually two methods that manufacturers do this. 1) Connecting from...

Home Theater: complete set up, vcr player recorder, philips dvd player
vcr player recorder, philips dvd player, hdtv converter: Hey Ponds, Wow, that s quite a question...one that I m not sure I can answer accurately without model numbers. I can be much more detailed if I were to have model numbers...is that something you can provide? But, I ll give it a go, and remember, these...

Home Theater: Entire home theater hook up, harmon kardon, stereo receivers
harmon kardon, stereo receivers, game consoles: Well PS3 has a HDMI and if I was you, I will use that to connect it to TV to. Use an optical cable to connect the audio out of PS3 to the Harmon Kardon Optical In. For Xbox 360 I have no idea what kind of HD componenet cord this is. Can you describe it...

Home Theater: Optical Out question, chinease, dd5
Home Theater: Optical Out question, chinease, dd5, quick reply

Home Theater: Greg, home cinema system, home theater system
home cinema system, home theater system, home theater systems: Ognjen: The lock issue on the DVD tray may be resolved using one of the procedures below, which I found on the Samsung website. The Rear Chk message indicates that the rear speakers are not making a connection to the home theater system. Samsung Home...

Home Theater: HDMI connection, samsung lcd tv, home cinema system
samsung lcd tv, home cinema system, proper input: Hi Isidoros, I downloaded the manual for both the HT-TP5 and LE40R5 and took a look at the HDMI sections of both. They look pretty straight forward. Try the following... 1) In DVD stop mode press and hold the SD/HD button on the remote and select...

Home Theater: HDMI to HTIB & TV, sony hd, comcast cable
sony hd, comcast cable, hdmi inputs: For video to appear on your TV, you must feed video signal from Cable box to TV. If you can connect HDMI from cable box to HTIB and HTIB to TV HDMI. You will have picture. You can also connect the video out of Cable box (Componenet{RED BLUE AND GREEN} or...

Home Theater: HDMI hookup, analog video signals, motorola cable box
analog video signals, motorola cable box, yamaha rx v1700: Hi Chris, It looks like you are connected up properly with an HDMI cable from your Motorola cable box into your RX-V1700(receiver) and then from your receiver to the televisions HDMI input. I downloaded the manual and noticed this note on page 20 of...

Home Theater: HDTV sound, sound sys, audio inputs
sound sys, audio inputs, satellite receiver: Hello, No, You need to find out what type of connectors you have on your satellite system. Then check waht type of connectors you have on your receiver. What I am looking for is this. Do you have an optical, digital coaxial or RCA audio out on your satellite...

Home Theater: HOOKUP ADVISE FOR 5.1 SOUND, direct tv hd dvr, jvc dvd vcr combo
direct tv hd dvr, jvc dvd vcr combo, hitachi 51 hdtv: hello Greg, Please tell me about the jacks you have on your systems. I am looking for HDMI, Optical, Digital co-axial and RCA jacks. On your TV, Do you have HDMI and how many. Do you ahve an optical out on your TV? On your receiver, do you have HDMI...

Home Theater: Hoe to connect my LG Home theather to the Samsung LCD Tv, samsung lcd tv, home theather
samsung lcd tv, home theather, ht system: Gabriele: If you have a cable box or satellite receiver, you will need to connect an audio output either stereo audio (Red,White RCA connections) or a digital audio output (optical or coaxial)to and audio input (stereo or digital) on the head unit on the...

Home Theater: Home Theater, home theater in a box, xbox 360
home theater in a box, xbox 360, tv audio: Kyle: It really depends on exactly which features you wish to have and your budget. If your looking for something that will be able to expand with your system, I would suggest purchasing an AV receiver and speaker system separately, as most HTIBs (home...

Home Theater: Home Theater, magnavox lcd tv, headphone outputs
magnavox lcd tv, headphone outputs, rca plugs: Hi Ed, I don t believe you are connecting the device correctly to your home theater. Check out the X-FI help pages under connecting peripherals and then Watching DVD s . Connecting it via stereo, even if you could alter the level of the headphone...

Home Theater: Home Theater hook-up, comcast hd cable box, wireless rear speakers
comcast hd cable box, wireless rear speakers, camcast cable: HDMI will not work. I am assuming you have your cable box connected to your TV? If not you can connect it to TV using cable. You need to connect audio OUT of Cable box to Panasonic TV audio IN . Connect Video OUT of your Panasonic to TV Video 1....

Home Theater: Home Theater hoop up, vcr dvd combo, tv input
vcr dvd combo, tv input, panasonic sc ht740: Farzan, From what I read before, all is OK except TV Audio fed through AUX of the HT740 Check that you are selecting Aux on the surround sound system Check the connection is in working order and plugged right in If still no luck, I suggest you try...

Home Theater: Home Theater Set-up, apple computer store, hdmi cables
apple computer store, hdmi cables, panasonic plasma hdtv: Hi Thomas, So if I understand correctly there is an equipment closet that currently has been wired for speakers and video via HDMI, cable TV, and DVI. The HDMI cable and DVI cable run to the television location from this closet. If this is the case,...

Home Theater: Home theater hook up, samsung hlr5668w, home theater receiver
samsung hlr5668w, home theater receiver, dlp tv: Tom: Are you using the televisions tuner or do you have a cable box/ satellite receiver? Do you have the AV out connected from the television to the Home Theater Receiver? You may use either the AV output or the Digital output, however, if you are using...

Home Theater: Home theatre advise, hdmi to dvi converter, hd cable box
hdmi to dvi converter, hd cable box, center speakers: Hello Brenda, Firdt you need to figure out if you have a HD cable box. If it is, does it have a HDMI? Same goes for your receiver. If it does you can get a HDMI to DVI converter and a HDMI Hub. It will solve your problem. You can connect HDMI out of the...

Home Theater: Hook-up Help, comcast dvr, hdmi cables
comcast dvr, hdmi cables, brick wall: Kevin: Yes it is possible to run just a HDMI and power cable to the TV, however, your receiver must be able to at least pass through HDMI - if your DVD player has an HDMI output. If your DVD player doesn t have an HDMI output, then your receiver will need...

Home Theater: Hook-up Help, comcast dvr, hdmi cables
comcast dvr, hdmi cables, video cables: Hello Kevin, Yes it is possible as long as all your video outs are connected to the receiver and a single HDMI cable from the receiver goes to the TV s HDMI You need to make sure all your audio and video cables from DVR and the DVD are connected to the receiver....

Home Theater: Hook Up for LG DVD/VHS recorder combo, direct tv hd dvr, component cables
direct tv hd dvr, component cables, tv hd: Hi Jeff, You re definitely right Not having a connection between the DVR and the combo machine is the problem You can either connect DVR to combo to TV but you will need to have your combo machine ON even for DVR playback OR you can connect TV out to...

Home Theater: Hooking LCD TV, projector via AV, Foxtel
Foxtel: Walter, I sometimes decline questions when they are too long and involved but given that you are from down under, i will answer your question (I receive most questions from the USA) myself I live in Melbourne. I will assume the following: DVD is not recording...

Home Theater: Hooking up Sony Bravia home theatre to FIOS, verizon fiber optic cable, digital audio input
verizon fiber optic cable, digital audio input, component video output: Looking at the connection diagrams found on the Verizon site, there are several cable boxes that you could have received. I m not sure what TV you have, does it have multiple input connections? Can you list out the connections on the television. It...

Home Theater: Hooking up separates to Pioneer Elite - A/V Receiver - Model: VSX-90TXV, pioneer cd changer, brighthouse cable
pioneer cd changer, brighthouse cable, video cd player: Hi Laura, Sorry it s taken so long to reply. I m sorry, but I m going to have to decline to answer this in great detail. There are so many variable and settings within each separate device to explain that it would take several pages of emails. Just look...

Home Theater: HT, PS3, Bravia tv, sony htib, toslink optical cable
sony htib, toslink optical cable, scientific atlanta explorer: Vikki: Those kinds of responses are what keeps us little guys in business. I once had a client who told me a Best Buy (Geek Squad) installer told him he would have to recharge a plasma television after a certain amount of time. (non-sense, no such procedure)...

Home Theater: home theater hook, digital audio input, rca cable
digital audio input, rca cable, vizio vw37l: Dan: Unfortunately, the television has an optical digital audio output without an analog output, while the HTS only has a coaxial input for digital audio. So with those limitations, and without an optical to coaxial converter, the following connections...

Home Theater: home theatre set up, onkyo tx sr605, hdmi cables
onkyo tx sr605, hdmi cables, sony rdr: How is the DVD recorder and AVR connected? Thanks I am sorry to see that you made it personal. There is nothing personal. I asked you a question and you got angry, It does not matter. Your rating does not matter. I do this to help my fellow humans and...

Home Theater: How to hook up TV, cable box and DVD player, video cord, cable box
video cord, cable box, tv cable: Hello Paula, I assume that your TV has 1 HDMI port on it? If this is the case and you want to connect it through HDMI, you need to buy a HDMI hub. If you do not want to spend money, then connect RED, WHITE and YELLOW cor d out of DVD player to TV s Video...

Home Theater: hooking up an optical cord, panasonic dvd vcr, scientific atlanta explorer
panasonic dvd vcr, scientific atlanta explorer, panasonic dmr: Diane, Optical cors is basically a digital signal carrier from the source to where you amplify this isgnal to hear a digital sound. Normally from DVD out to Bose DVD audio in. Since you have DVD player built in on the Bose System, the only equipment I...

Home Theater: hookup dvd to tv, satellite company, final result
satellite company, final result, hookup: EASY....... Have a nice day ........Bye No just kidding If final result is picture but no sound that s easy then...check what input you have the yellow connected to and use the adjacent audio (left and right) inputs, also make sure the other end of the...

Home Theater: Onkyo TX-SR603X input switched, component video cables, surge suppressor
component video cables, surge suppressor, video input: Hello Andy, Yes it sounds like you have problem with the receiver. Is you system under warranty? If it is, let them fix it for you. If not let them give you a estimate for the repair. In any case get ONKYO involved. One suggestion I will make, If you...

Home Theater: Optical Out question, sony dhc, digital feature
sony dhc, digital feature, optical input: Hi Harpreet, I checked out the manual for the FL7d, which I m assuming is the same box, just more features. It looks like you certainly can connect an external digital audio source into it. From your wording, it sounds like you may have possibly plugged...

Home Theater: Output Audio from LCD TV to Home Theater while on TV Mode, lg home cinema, home cinema system
lg home cinema, home cinema system, lg lcd tv: Hello Elie, Please remembr this, you will not be able to hear surround sound from TV because most broadcasts are not in a Dolby Digital 5.1 Signal format. This format gives you the surround sound. You will only hear a stereo sound. You need to unplug the...

Home Theater: Panasonic SA-HT830V, tv repairs, subject system
tv repairs, subject system, test tone: Hello Brian, I only know surround sound and I do not have any expertise in TV repairs. In order for you to hear surround sound you must have 5.1 source. This comes from a DVD that is coded with 5.1 signal. Since your system has a DVD changer, and it is...

Home Theater: Plasma +directv+satellite hookup, panasonic dvd recorder, panasonic dmre
panasonic dvd recorder, panasonic dmre, panasonic dmr: Hello Nicolette. DMRE is a Panasonic DVD Recorder? If it is, you need to connect audio video out of your cable box to audio video in on your Panasonic DMRE. Please use appropriate cables. If you have extra HDMI on the cable box and there is HDMI on the...

Home Theater: Plasma, HD cable, PS3, DVD Surround set up, panasonic plasma, home theater system
panasonic plasma, home theater system, hdmi cable: Teri: I would definitely connect the PS3 directly to the television using an HDMI cable, especially if the television displays 1080p resolution. You may also want to connect the home theater to the television using another HDMI cable. Although the home...

Home Theater: Problem with Sound on My Phillips HTS 3440, digital cable box, hd television
digital cable box, hd television, sound speakers: Greg: While I have seen the outputs on televisions fail, in this instance I would probably suspect the HTS rather than the television, mainly because it came back on it s own. Partly because Samsung does make a quality product and while it is a decent...

Home Theater: Sony blue streak, kdf 42we655, lcd projection tv
kdf 42we655, lcd projection tv, sony authorized dealer: Hi Steve, I did a quick search on this issue with Google and found several posts that they have the same issue. Not necessarily the same place, but a blue streak along the side or bottom. Here s a quote from one site... I bought a Sony Grand Vega...

Home Theater: Sony DAV-DX255 HT system, hd dvd player, lg 42 lcd hdtv
hd dvd player, lg 42 lcd hdtv, sony dav dx255: Hello Dan, For all speakers to work it has to have 2 scenarios. 1. The signal must be Dolby Digital 5.1 or if it is stereo as it is in your case, you must have a Dolby Prologic II decoder built in your Sony surround system, for you to hear sound from all...

Home Theater: Sony Home Theater - SPL sound meter calibration, sony home theater, meter calibration
sony home theater, meter calibration, home theater system: Hello Mike, On page 45 of your manual it says that ADJUST BALANCE PARAMETERS IN THE LEVEL MENU. So I suggest you go through your menu and re do your front speakers. Balanced as I understand means that speakers are connected right and the polarity is...

Home Theater: Sony str de 895, sony str de895, rca cable
sony str de895, rca cable, prologic ii: Hello David, I have the same receiver and it works fine with my system. The way I have set up is this. My sub is connected by a RCA cable to sub out on my receiver. It works when I have dolby digital 5.1 signal from the source and in prologic II when I...

Home Theater: sony str-se501 speaker hook up, Variable Audio, Speaker Hook up
Variable Audio, Speaker Hook up: Hi Duane, I need to get a couple of preliminary questions out of the way before we get more in depth. 1) How is your television hooked into the Sony receiver? 2) How is your XBOX hooked to the Sony receiver? 3) What terminals are your speakers connected...

Home Theater: sound is offset, sony dvd vcr, motorola cable box
sony dvd vcr, motorola cable box, onkyo receiver: This is a pretty common problem with digital displays where there is processing going on, newer receivers have a lipsync setting that allows you to delay the audio to match the video. Maybe yours does, check in the menu settings. If it doesn t take a look...

Home Theater: TV - Home Theater connection, lg home cinema, digital television channel
lg home cinema, digital television channel, home cinema system: Hi Elie, There are a couple things that it could be... 1) You said variable output, if you have the analog left and right connected to your receiver from a variable output of your TV, and you have turned your TV speakers all the way down, this would...

Home Theater: Can't figure out my surround sound setup, comcast dvr box, hitachi ultravision
comcast dvr box, hitachi ultravision, sony dvp: Back of the TV has input 1, 2, 3 and 4. 1 & 2 are HD settings (green, blue and red inputs for video) input 1 on the TV has the blue, green & red from the comcast DVR box (Motorola DCT3416). then it has a red and white audio cable going from the TV to the...

Home Theater: trouble with home theatre system, rca home theatre, home theatre system
rca home theatre, home theatre system, ilo 32 sdtv: Hello Scott, What I read about this sytem is that it has 2 digital inputs 1. Coaxial 1. Optical If you have a digital out on your TV, you can connect to digital in on your reciver and it should work. If it does not make sure your digital input is in an...

Home Theater: No Video Signal from Toshiba DVD Upconvert player via HDMI cable, toshiba lcd, compatibility problems
toshiba lcd, compatibility problems, lcd hd tv: Hello Julie, You need to find out if it is your cable, the port HDMI firmware problem or DVD player. To do that, you need to connect your DVD player with cables other than HDMI. If you have componenet plugs (RED BLUE AND GREEN) on your DVD player and have...

Home Theater: Won't turn back on, home theater system, av400
home theater system, av400, wall socket: Hi Brandi, I can t really find anything about this model online to take a look at the manual. But, I would check a couple things. 1) Is the AV400 plugged into something other than a wall socket? If so, make sure that device is active. 2) Has the...

Home Theater: in-wall/in-ceiling speakers, paradigm speakers, 1080p projector
paradigm speakers, 1080p projector, projector screen: Francis: Breaking the bank is relative, but as for decent/good quality in-wall/in-ceiling speakers I usually look at 4 different manufacturers, but these are by no means the only good quality manufacturers out there. The four brands I typically use are...

Home Theater: No audio, bose 3 2 1, rf connection
bose 3 2 1, rf connection, sony bravia 40: Hi Julie, Do you notice that the sounds is ok on one or the other type of connection? Meaning all the digital channels sound fine but the other ones don t or visa versa? What kind of input are you using to the Bravia, just a direct RF connection from...

Home Theater: audio equipment needed for home surrond sound?, distribution amplifier, little boxes
distribution amplifier, little boxes, sound speakers: Ok, well, the Technics you have isn t going to be capable of driving everything (it isn t a distribution amplifier either, its a surround sound reciever, which is great for your movie room, but not for installation sound (but it might still be able to work...

Home Theater: Blown Fuse, blown fuse, durabrand ht 400
blown fuse, durabrand ht 400, home theater system: Hello Xeng, There is always a reason for a Blown Fuse. You have a short in your circuit and that is causing the fuses to blow up. Once you have fuses blown, you are not to replace the fuses and the best thing to do is to take it for a repair. Thanks ...

Home Theater: Bookshelf stereo to Reciever hook up, bookshelf stereo system, sound speaker system
bookshelf stereo system, sound speaker system, onkyo tx sr705: Hi Cora, I m not sure I understand your question. Why do you want to connect your Kenwood XD750 to your Onkyo TX505? Is it for the built in CD player or something? Is it the Onkyo TX-SR705 that you recently bought? What is your objective for your...

Home Theater: Bose Acoustimass HELP!, bose acoustimass 15, directv hd dvr
bose acoustimass 15, directv hd dvr, bose speakers: Hello Tricia, I am sorry to hear that. Main thing is you are ok. Now for your Bose speakers. Yes, you need a receiver. Please look for a SONY 100 watts per speaker receiver. This will do it. Please do not get a second hand receiver. Sony will be a good...

Home Theater: Connecting direct tv to surround sound to tv, digital audio connections, tv speakers
digital audio connections, tv speakers, correct input: Hi Anthony, I took a look at the manual and here s what I recommend. There is no way to connect digital audio or video INTO the LX3500D, that unit only has digital audio and analog video outputs for the internal DVD player to the TV. The only way you...

Home Theater: Correct wiring for surround sound on my HDTV, bose system, onkyo tx
bose system, onkyo tx, sony blue ray: Hello Bob, Your wiring should look like this: Your Cable box if it has an opticalor a digital coaxial out, this will go to Onkyo s TV audio in. Please connect Monitor out of your Onkyo to TV s Video 1. Your DVD Player s Video out goes to Onkyo s DVD Video...

Home Theater: cable tv through Home theatre system, home theatre system, canle
home theatre system, canle, cable box: Hello Praveen, You need to figure out How would you like to connect your TV sound. If you are taking audio out of the cable box, then check the cable box to see what options you have. Is it optical, digital coaxial or RCA. Then connect your cable box with...

Home Theater: channels, rca tv, channel button
rca tv, channel button, tv input: Hi Pam, Can you tell me the model of the cable box, and as well the RCA TV? I m assuming you may have changed inputs on the TV by accident. Are you connected to the TV via some sort of AV receiver, if you are, make sure the TV input is set to the input...

Home Theater: how to connect headphones, wireless headphone, wireless headphones
wireless headphone, wireless headphones, home threater: Sorry that your system does not have a headphones input. That will be the only way that you can plug in your existing headphones. But if you buy a wireless headphones and the wireless headphone has RCA connections, then you can connect it to any audio out...

Home Theater: connecting phillips surround sound to phillips lcd tv., digital cable box, motorola digital cable box
digital cable box, motorola digital cable box, home theater system: It really depends on the number of inputs on your TV and the types as well Manufacturers put different types of inputs to make sure different options are available and more compatability is offered so if all your components operate via (say) HDMI, you won...

Home Theater: connecting surround sound receiver, dvd, direct tv receiver, panasonic f65, s video output
panasonic f65, s video output, denon receiver: From the receiver you would connect the yellow cable (known as composite video) output to the composite video input on your television. That s it! When you want to watch DVD, select the input on the receiver where you connected the cables and your TV should...

Home Theater: connecting tv, cablo box, to home theater, panasonic home theater, panasonic receiver
panasonic home theater, panasonic receiver, switch inputs: Hi Raquel, Give me more details, like model numbers and I can help out. But, normally you would hook the Video output of the Panasonic receiver to the television, and the cable box to the Panasonic receiver. Then switch inputs on the Panasonic receiver...

Home Theater: DirecTV losing sound and picture when treadmill is on, bowflex treadclimber 5000, uninterruptable power supply
bowflex treadclimber 5000, uninterruptable power supply, satellite receivers: Hi Victor, That is a strange one for sure, do you know if both satellite receivers are on the same circuit? How are your satellite receivers connected to your televisions? It sure sounds like either AC or RFI interference is being generated by the...

Home Theater: Displaying jpg photo files in high definition on an HDTV, canon powershot a540, sony cybershot
canon powershot a540, sony cybershot, typical camera: There are a few possibilities I suppose. Your computer would be a good solution, if you have a video card with component HD outputs. Or, maybe buying a new camera, I know some of the new Sony cybershot cameras have a direct output to connect to HD televisions....

Home Theater: DLP tv possible speaker damage, samsung dlp tv, wheel model
samsung dlp tv, wheel model, home theater speaker: Hi Melissa, I ve heard of this problem with Samsung DLP s, does it turn green after the set has been on a while, or is it green as soon as you turn it on? Is the entire picture turning green? The DLP is a projection television, I ve not heard of speaker...

Home Theater: DVD recorder Problems, rw media, blank cd
rw media, blank cd, walmart: Have you tried DVD+R or DVD+RW media? Some burners tend to have a preference as far as + or - goes (I know, after 3-4 years of commerically available DVD recording technologies, you d think they d make things work right out of the box). If it fails to record...

Home Theater: DVR to DVD Recorder, samsung dlp tv, dvd vhs recorder
samsung dlp tv, dvd vhs recorder, samsung dvd vhs: Well, You can connect them through component connections. No you do not have to. It depends how your DVR is connected. Is it through RF(CABLE) or RCA. If it through cable, you may have problem because you may be forced to watch the DVR recording. If it...

Home Theater: No audio, bose 321
Home Theater: No audio, bose 321

Home Theater: DirecTV losing sound and picture when treadmill is on, loose connections, out of sight
Home Theater: DirecTV losing sound and picture when treadmill is on, loose connections, out of sight, treadmill

Home Theater: overload phase control flashing, circuit breaker, simple solution
Home Theater: overload phase control flashing, circuit breaker, simple solution, fuse

Home Theater: PS3 TO SONY HOME CINEMA, optic cables, sky box
Home Theater: PS3 TO SONY HOME CINEMA, optic cables, sky box, amm

Home Theater: frustrated!!!!!!, dolby pro logic, rca system
dolby pro logic, rca system, home theatre system: Hi Dawn, I downloaded the manual for the RCA RTD-215 system and unfortunately, it does not look like you can get a digital signal into the RCA system. The best you could do is connect analog left/right audio (the white and red jacks) from the DVR to the...

Home Theater: Help with Sony Bravia System, sony bravia lcd tv, hdmi cables
sony bravia lcd tv, hdmi cables, external speakers: Hi Deborah, I can t seem to find a manual for this product, but, I think I can at least help you out a bit. I would recommend that you connect the digital audio output of the Sat receiver into the auxiliary digital input of the receiver, and connect...

Home Theater: Home Theater, audio cables, panosonic
audio cables, panosonic, watching television: Hi Jeremy, Did you select the AUX input on the Panasonic when you are watching television? Also, you might not get any audio if you are on a digital channel on your television, but only have the analog cables connected (the red and white cables). You...

Home Theater: Home theater connections, theater connections, digital input
theater connections, digital input, sansui: Hi Suresh, I tried downloading the manual for the Yamaha, but no luck. So I ll just fathom a guess. 1) Make sure that you have the digital input that you connected the DVD player to mapped to the input your selecting on the receiver. 2) Make sure...

Home Theater: Hooking up a cinema system to a 360, home cinema system, sony dav
home cinema system, sony dav, panasonic tx: Hello Chris, Yes for Xbox 360 you need to connect the sound through an Optical cable. Optical out of Xbox 360 to Sony optical in. For TV sound, You need to connect TV audio out of TV or cable box to Sony TV audio in. Please use appropriate cables. Thanks...

Home Theater: Hooking up HD TV/Dish Net HD Receiver, hooking up hd tv, hdmi inputs
hooking up hd tv, hdmi inputs, hdmi input: Hi Steven, Without knowing your receiver model, normally you would want to connect all audio and video through your receiver. Since your receiver does not have HDMI, connect the DISH to your TV via HDMI directly, and all the other sources through the receiver...

Home Theater: Hooking Up Home Theater + HD Cable, digital audio connections, panasonic home theater
digital audio connections, panasonic home theater, component video output: Yes, you ve understood what I m saying, and I hope that wiring solution works (again, without seeing the three boxes in front of me, its hard for me to 100% visualize what can be done). You shouldn t need to connect the stereo (red/white) audio to the TV,...

Home Theater: Hooking up a home theater system., hdmi cables, hdmi inputs
hdmi cables, hdmi inputs, optical cables: Hi Debra, I must first say that these are all very good questions! Wish I could meet a lady who s into the nitty-gritty of home theater as you are. Question 1: I am a big fan of connecting everything through the AV receiver, for the simple fact...

Home Theater: Hooking up surround sound, coaxial to rca, rca jacks
coaxial to rca, rca jacks, adapter cables: Hello Jackie, If your receiver has only RCA jacks it is not surround sound. It can not process digital signal and all surround sound signal(DOLBY DIGITAL 5.1)is in digital. You should get yourself a new receiver. Thanks. I do not know if anyone makes a...

Home Theater: hdtv to surround sound, nec 42, hd plasma
nec 42, hd plasma, rca inputs: Heya, If you can give me more info on the model of the Kenwood we ll go from there. But if your Kenwood surround system only has one digital input (and it sounds like your PS3 is hooked into that) there is probably no way to do what you want. But, I...

Home Theater: help!, hdmi inputs, home theater system
hdmi inputs, home theater system, performance thanks: I have a Samsung 4061, ps3, directv, and am trying to hook them all up to a Panasonic SC-PT760 Home Theater system. What is the best way to hook this up for the highest quality sound? I think I m realizing that I may want to return the Panasonic since there...

Home Theater: help with blue ray recognizing surround sound, blue ray disc, bravia sony tv
blue ray disc, bravia sony tv, hd dvr receiver: Yes, 2 channel direct is not the right mode for surround sound. You probably need to be on DD 5.1 or DTS (whichever audio track you chose on the blu-ray). In true surround sound you ll never hear main dialog through the rears (unless the director of...

Home Theater: help me with this problem, optical digital input, laserdisc player
optical digital input, laserdisc player, karaoke function: Are the speakers that came with the PT960 connected to the PT960 as specified in the user manual? On the Karaoke reciever, is the volume turned somewhat up, and the settings otherwise configured as you would normally have them connected to use it (i m not...

Home Theater: home theater hook up, mitsubishi dlp 1080p, digital audio input
mitsubishi dlp 1080p, digital audio input, panasonic dvd: Hi William, I can t find that model... But, you should connect the Receiver of the system to your television, via HDMI (assuming it has HDMI output). Normally on these systems you can connect another digital audio input into the receiver, in your case...

Home Theater: home theater setup, panasonic home theatre, s video cable
panasonic home theatre, s video cable, rf cable: Hello Susan, Please connect video out of your Panasonic to TV s Video 1. Connect Homedock s Audio (Red and White Cables) out to Panasonic s Aux in. Connect Homedock s Video out( Yellow cable)or if you want to connect S-Video then connect S-Video to...

Home Theater: hometheater setup, samsung lcd tv, hdmi inputs
samsung lcd tv, hdmi inputs, optical inputs: Hello Oleg, Your Samsung does not give you very many choices. It does not have HDMI inputs or Optical inputs. It has a toslink but your system does not have a toslink connection. Please connect Samsung HDMI out to TV HDMI in. Please connect Video out...

Home Theater: hook up, samsung lcd tv, bose system
samsung lcd tv, bose system, bose 321: Hello darren, Please plug an optical cord in PS3 and look at the other end and see if you have a red light shining out of the other end of this optical cord. If it has the light. Please plug this end to bose and select the cd, DVD on your bose to see if...

Home Theater: how to hook up built in home surround sound speakers, sony lcd tv, high quality sound
sony lcd tv, high quality sound, mail thread: Hi Ed, Unfortunately you re probably going to need a bit more gear than just your television and speaker wire. You will need some type of receiver to hook all your gear into, and then output video to your television and amplifier audio to not only your...

Home Theater: Intermittent Video ans Audio problems with home theater system, motorola cable box, x box 360
motorola cable box, x box 360, denon receiver: I m sorry Kathy, it s hard to fathom a guess without seeing it happen. But since you say it happens for pretty much all sources and audio, I would lean towards something wrong with the Denon receiver. It s the only thing that all those sources run through,...

Home Theater: impedance matching, ohm speaker, electronics engineer
ohm speaker, electronics engineer, speaker selector: Hi Matt, I guess the only things that I could think of that might be affected are... 1) If you didn t set it up correctly, if you duplicated the times factor on both the switcher and volume controls you would essentially multiply the single calculation...

Home Theater: Maraniz Receiver, samsung plasma tv, marantz receiver
samsung plasma tv, marantz receiver, audio mode: Hello Leslie, Sorry I was out of town for the weekend. It is impossible for me to guess how are you connected to your receiver and what type of cables you are using. I beleive your MARANTZ receiver is okay. The reason I say that is this, if it was damaged...

Home Theater: Need variable audio output solution, bose system, rca jacks
bose system, rca jacks, digital capabilities: Hi Dave, If the Plasma or LCD has external speakers as an accessory, they certainly have variable volume. But, as an alternative, check out this box... http://www.xantech.com/files/manuals/18_RGC11.pdf You will need an IR receiver and connecting...

Home Theater: Onkyo HTS-590, home theater system, speaker configuration
home theater system, speaker configuration, speaker selection: Hi Zsolt, I m not sure I understand what you mean by another Onkyo sub but the same 340 amp . I downloaded the manual for the HTS-590 system and it does include a subwoofer. I m sorry if I m starting pretty basic, but we need to get on the same page....

Home Theater: Outdoor speakers, pa amplifier, amplifier input
pa amplifier, amplifier input, headphone jack: Hi Doug, You could do something like this, but make sure you re using a line level output of your computer, this will normally be a tip/ring/sleeve 1/8 connector. The tip is left, right is right, and sleeve is ground for both left and right. Depending...

Home Theater: optical with comcast box, samsung dlp, sony manual
samsung dlp, sony manual, optical plug: Hello Bob, If you plug one end of the cable in the cable box and look at the other end, do you see a red light? If you see it, this means the cable box s optical side in ON and sending the signal. If not you need to call the cable company for their help....

Home Theater: overload phase control flashing, troubleshooting tip, pioneer vsx
troubleshooting tip, pioneer vsx, frays: Hi John, I downloaded the manual for the receiver, nice receiver by the way, and if you look at page 66 in the manual, second troubleshooting tip down describes exactly what you re experiencing. Sounds like a speaker wire is shorting to ground somewhere...

Home Theater: Panasonic HT720 HTS, vcr input, sorry matt
vcr input, sorry matt, panasonic ht720: Hi Patrick, Not sure that it was me whose answer you saw. But yes, if you hook to the AUX input of the receiver, you will get audio. But, you will not get digital audio. Pro Logic would be the best you could do with that setup...NO DTS or DD. Sorry....

Home Theater: Panasonic SCHT 820V home theater, impedance load, thermal shutdown
impedance load, thermal shutdown, extreme levels: Hi James, Do you have any other speakers connected to the system other than the ones that came in the box? If so, you might be experiencing thermal shutdown due to a low impedance load to the amplifier, resulting in the protection kicking in. Otherwise,...

Home Theater: Problem getting DVD/VHS to record, sound speakers, dvd vhs recorder combo
sound speakers, dvd vhs recorder combo, screen projection: Hello Reece, For you to record a program from TV, you need to supply a signal to the recorder for it to process. You may have to use a splitter and split the signal that is going to your TV. The splitter will work this way. You need to unplug the signal...

Home Theater: PS3 TO SONY HOME CINEMA, sony home cinema, home cinema system
sony home cinema, home cinema system, ken barrett: I cannot seem to find a manual for this product in English, but there are a couple things that I could think of to check. 1) Are you sure you are connected to the optical input of the receiver? 2) What is the setting you have in the PS3 player for...

Home Theater: Purchasing a new TV, bright vibrant colors, hdtv screen
bright vibrant colors, hdtv screen, resolution analog: Thanks Joe, I hope you also had a great 4th of July. Please trust me when I say this,I have seen SONY, JVC, Panasonic and Samsung TV s gone bad in a short period and I have seen TV s lasting 10-12 years. LG is not a bad TV and also not a bad company. LG...

Home Theater: popping/crackling noise coming for rear speakers, crackling noise, denon avr
crackling noise, denon avr, receiver problem: Hi Mark, Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. I would check your speaker connections at the receiver and make sure that there are no wires shorting to the receiver case, or to each other. I m not sure how convenient this would be, but you could...

Home Theater: progressive scan hook-up to tv, progressive scan mode, component video cables
progressive scan mode, component video cables, hitachi hdtv: Hi Peter, Are you sure you have the component video cables connected properly? Y is the green one, Pb is the blue one, and Pr is the red one... If you are connected properly, I see in the manual you might have to setup each component input for HDTV,...

Home Theater: ps3 to onkyo sr605 receiver, hdmi cables, digital audio output
hdmi cables, digital audio output, cable box: Hi Mike, I have a HDILA TV too, just love the color and black levels it produces! If you re receiver has HDMI switching I would certainly recommend using it as the main AV switcher in the system. So yes, you would run HDMI to the receiver from the PS3,...

Home Theater: RECORDING AUDIO FROM DISH NETWORK, variable audio outputs, rca jacks
variable audio outputs, rca jacks, dish network: Delbert, Unless you can give me a connection-to-connection explanation, there is no way that I can be of more assistance. The only suggestion that I might have is that if the DVR and/or Television outputs into the Reel-to-reel that you use to record...

Home Theater: Rear-Projection Samsung SP-55W3HF - Price & Literature, video noise reduction, rear projection tv
video noise reduction, rear projection tv, velocity modulation: Hello Monika, A similar model sells for $1350. In UK it sells for about 600 British Pounds. I used to work for Marine Corps Base Exchange and for all the Marines and sailors who has their stuff broken by the shippers we used to do the research and give...

Home Theater: SAMSUNG DLP TV, samsung dlp tv, flat screen tv
samsung dlp tv, flat screen tv, projection bulb: I just downloaded the manual and on page 11 there is a little note at the bottom that mentions that the television will not turn on if the lamp door isn t installed correctly, check that out. Also, look on page 14 of the manual, it shows what the lights...

Home Theater: Sony Bravia and Panasonic Home Cinema, home cinema system, sony bravia tv
home cinema system, sony bravia tv, tv stations: Hi Satpal, From your description it sounds like your television is setup for variable audio output. Some televisions have separate outputs for fixed and variable outputs. You want a fixed output... Check the menu of the television, there might be a...

Home Theater: Sony home theater, Bravia, Ps3, sony home theater, rear projection tv
sony home theater, rear projection tv, digital audio input: You ll have to connect the PS3 directly to the television, and use the Auxiliary digital audio INPUT to the DAV (I think it has one, I ve answered a ton of questions about this model already). Once you ve done that, select the input on the TV for PS3 and...

Home Theater: Speaker Power, maximum input power, floor speakers
maximum input power, floor speakers, floor standing speakers: With those speakers at 11 or approximately 3 meters with 1 watt input it would be 76dB. If you add an additional watt it will be 79dB and with 4 watts it would be 82dB. So you see, it doesn t take much power to get to good listening levels. If you have...

Home Theater: Speaker wires to amplifier-how to test?, scratchy noise, speaker wires
scratchy noise, speaker wires, first thought: Hello Dimitris, What I would do will be to sort the wires. Once sorted, I would use a 1.5 volt battery (AAA) and connect rhe - side with one wire and slighty touch the other to + side of the battery. The speaker will have scratchy noise and you will know...

Home Theater: Subwoofer connection on Pioneer VSX-90TXV, home entertainment system, rca plug
home entertainment system, rca plug, rca connector: I finally fixed my .pdf issues and downloaded the manual for both the Pioneer receiver (very sweet receiver by the way!) and the Mirage OMNI S10 (sweet sub too!). I HIGHLY recommend using the receiver as both your audio and video switcher. You can connect...

Home Theater: Sunlight, room hope, question thanks
room hope, question thanks, picture window: I suppose if you want to get technical, yes, sunlight can hurt your televsision. Over time (years) it can fade the colors and make the screen not look as bright. But we re talking many years before the effects are visible, and really, direct sunlight affects...

Home Theater: Surround sound, million different ways, tv check
million different ways, tv check, analog audio: Check if your TV has digital audio out. Check if TV has analog audio out (second best in quality). Review what type of connection you are using. Check what input you are using on the Amp (usually TV or Aux) It s very tricky to try and visualize remotely...

Home Theater: samsung wireless home theatre, home theatre system, wireless speakers
home theatre system, wireless speakers, rear speakers: Hi Rick, You re probably right, or, maybe check and see if the receiver and the transmitter are tuned to the same exact frequency. Without a manual for the box, those are about the only two things I can think of. I m not a fan of wireless speakers for...

Home Theater: surround sound, noise blast, crestron
noise blast, crestron, white noise: Hi Charles, That sucks! Can you give me a few more details on your system? Do you have a control system IE Crestron or other fancy control system? When you get to your system, what is the status of the receiver etc? Once I get the details, I can...

Home Theater: My surround sound speakers are not working, rear speakers, sound speakers
rear speakers, sound speakers, cable red: Right, you will never get audio from the rear channels if you only input stereo audio...unless you select some sort of simulated sound mode on your receiver. To hear true Dolby Digital or DTS surround sound, you need to connect the set top box via a digital...

Home Theater: TV/Receiver Connection, sony lcd hd tv, comcast dvr
sony lcd hd tv, comcast dvr, receiver connection: Hi Bob, The first thing that pops into my head is his TV speakers are still turned on . Check your televisions menu settings and turn of the TV s internal speaker and see if that goes away. As to your second question about the connection method....

Home Theater: Can't connect please help, type of plugs, wal mart
type of plugs, wal mart, dvd vcr combo: Hello Sherri, In order for me to get the systems connected, I need you to please help me and tell me what type of plugs you have on the surround sound. Are all the input plugs red and white? Is there a DVd player built in the surround sound system? Thank...

Home Theater: tuner problems, hdmi cables, yamaha rx v1700
hdmi cables, yamaha rx v1700, hd cable box: Hey Chris, You don t need to paste the older emails, they are all at my fingertips when replying to follow-up posts. I took a look at the manual, and I don t see where it mentions that it will play video, or more specifically that YOUR model will play...

Home Theater: voice track on dvds, pioneer dvd player, samsung lcd
pioneer dvd player, samsung lcd, voice track: Is HDMI the only connection you have between the DVD player and the TV? It sounds like you might need to change the speaker setup inside the DVD player to be stereo instead of surround sound. If you could get me models, I might be of more help. ...

Home Theater: wirelss headphones, rca plugs, wireless headphone
rca plugs, wireless headphone, wireless headphones: Hello Chris, The way I have it set up in my house is this. I am using audio out of the cable box which is red and white RCA plugs. I bought a cable that has RCA plugs on one end and 3.5mm female connector on the other end. If your wireless headphone has...

Home Theater: Yamaha Home Theater Receiver, transistor base, mumbai india
transistor base, mumbai india, home theater receiver: Hello Joey, NOT TRUE!!!! An IC has millions of transistors and the capability of of an IC is far greater than a single transistor. In fact you can not compare the two. IC IS A TRANSISTOR BASE INTEGRATED CIRCUIT WITH MILLIONS OF TRANSISTORS IN IT. Here...

Home Theater: Adding speakers to surround system, home audio speakers, micro speakers
home audio speakers, micro speakers, yamaha htr: There is certainly nothing electrically wrong with connecting those speakers. The only thing that you might notice is a Timbre change between the different brands of speakers in the system. Generally, it s recommended to have the identical speakers or atleast...

Home Theater: AV distribution using CAT-6, receiver pair, audio stereo
receiver pair, audio stereo, switching equipment: Well, it s certainly possible...also certainly not for 3K or so. A nice transmitter/receiver pair alone is probably about 1,000.00 or even more depending upon the length of the twisted pair. Then you need the switching equipment up front to get into ...

Home Theater: audio equipment needed for home surrond sound?, distribution amplifier, little boxes
distribution amplifier, little boxes, sound speakers: Ok, well, the Technics you have isn t going to be capable of driving everything (it isn t a distribution amplifier either, its a surround sound reciever, which is great for your movie room, but not for installation sound (but it might still be able to work...

Home Theater: audio hook up, optical digital outputs, sony dav
optical digital outputs, sony dav, home theatre system: Hello darren, This what you have on your receiver: Connections Connector Type HDMI output 1 x audio line-in ( mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ) - front 1 x headphones ( mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ) SCART ( 21 PIN SCART ) - rear Looking at this, you...

Home Theater: Buyer's Remorse, analog ntsc, 720p or 1080i
analog ntsc, 720p or 1080i, sony hdtv: The February 2009 change won t affect cable one bit, its a federal do this (mandate? decree?) that tells over-the-air broadcast stations (like antenna over-the-air) to switch from analog (NTSC) to digital (ATSC) so that pieces of that airwave (just like...

Home Theater: Buyer's Remorse, high definition televisions, sony hdtv
high definition televisions, sony hdtv, hd television: Cheri: In my honest opinion, no mistakes were made on your part. You purchased a quality television at what is about the going rate anywhere in the country. As for the signal quality issues, it is something most don t think about when upgrading to an...

Home Theater: bose 321 with direct tv dvr connection, bose gs 321, universal remote controls
bose gs 321, universal remote controls, inch lcd tv: Hello Dennis, Not all Remote Controls have capabilities to handle no brand functions. Remote controls are designed for particular brand and models. Universal Remote controls are limited. Programming of a remote control to be used as a universal remote will...

Home Theater: Cable To Projector Via AV Reciver?, sony projector, projector model
sony projector, projector model, cable outlet: Hi Neal, To view any digital channels, including HD, you will need to have a cable box like the one in your living room. If you just want regular analog channels, you could use an old VCR with a tuner in it and then connect the VCR to your projector. ...

Home Theater: Connecting Panasonic VCR/DVD recorder combo to exisitng home theatre, sony flatscreen tv, panasonic vcr dvd recorder
sony flatscreen tv, panasonic vcr dvd recorder, sony cd player: Hello Sharon, Please connect the cable from the cable box to cable in on your DVD combos RF in. The cable or RF out of the combo, you need to connect it to the TV cable in. It will work. If you have any more concerns, questions . Please feel free...

Home Theater: carnt get picture to come through, onkyo tx sr705, scart plug
onkyo tx sr705, scart plug, hdmi cable: I got it. You need to connect either HDMI out of your foxtel box or RF out (Cable out) from foxtel box to your TV. Then connect optical out from Foxtel box or TV to your receiver s TV audio in. It will work. Thanks PS, if you still have any questions,...

Home Theater: connecting flat-screen with hd cable & dvd, motorola hd cable box, hd cable box
motorola hd cable box, hd cable box, hdmi: Upon confirmation of the exixtance of such connections, I suggest the following: HDMI between HD cable box and TV RCA AV between cable box and AV input of the combo machine (for recording) RCA AV or component (even better) between combo machine and TV...

Home Theater: connecting HDTV, cable TV box and home theater system, digital cable box, cable hdmi
digital cable box, cable hdmi, panasonic 50 plasma hdtv: Hello Patrick, The best possible way to connect Cable Box to Panasonic Surround Sound System will be by HDMI. If you have HDMI then connect the Cable HDMI to Panasonic. Next best way will be either using Digital Coaxial or Optical connection from Cable Box...

Home Theater: connecting a home theather, dvd vhs player, digital audio outputs
dvd vhs player, digital audio outputs, orion television: Hello Eileen.... (sorry couldn t resist), Without a specific model of the Orion television I cannot tell you the exact connections, but, you should connect the video outputs of the DirecTV box and the DVD/VHS box to the televisions video inputs. Then,...

Home Theater: connection problem, digital tv channels, digital audio inputs
digital tv channels, digital audio inputs, cinema speakers: Hi Neil, Sorry for the delay... Unfortunately, the only audio you will get via analog inputs is dolby proloic. No DD5.1 or DTS. I highly recommend you look at getting a new receiver. There are a lot of good, inexpensive receivers out there that...

Home Theater: Direct TV & DLP Projector, s video output, audio video receiver
s video output, audio video receiver, satellite receiver: Jerry: As far as installing the DirecTV receiver to work with your DLP projector, all you really need is a video cable from your DirecTV receiver to your projector. Depending on the projector and Satellite receiver this may be HDMI, Component (Red, Blue,...

Home Theater: DVR & HD TV recording to DVD, hdmi inputs, hook ups
hdmi inputs, hook ups, gray boxes: Hi Barbara, This is a somewhat difficult question to answer. There are a lot of different things going on when you start talking recording, like video formats, aspect ratios etc etc. But, I ll give it a go...you will certainly not be able to record HD...

Home Theater: dish dvr 522 connection to new sanyo lcd, satellite digital receiver, dish dvr 522
satellite digital receiver, dish dvr 522, rca tube: Being a satellite digital receiver does not mean that the signal going out of it to the TV is Digital: I suggest you try and connect either an RCA connection, an RGB connection or an S-Video connection (the RGB or so-called component should give you the second...

Home Theater: Fuse, specialized fuse, durabrand ht 400
specialized fuse, durabrand ht 400, home theater system: Hello Chris, Did you try going to Durabrand web site and order the parts. If I was you i would not play with fuses. The fuses have to 100% accurate to protect your system. I could tell you to go to Radio Shack, but I would not send you there for a specialized...

Home Theater: dish dvr 522 connection to new sanyo lcd, dvr 522, hd dvr receiver
Home Theater: dish dvr 522 connection to new sanyo lcd, dvr 522, hd dvr receiver, video analog

Home Theater: Sony Bravia Front Projector and Receiver set up, audio switch, radio shack
Home Theater: Sony Bravia Front Projector and Receiver set up, audio switch, radio shack, cables

Home Theater: No getting surround sound with Cable Box and new DVD, digital coax cable, analog digital
Home Theater: No getting surround sound with Cable Box and new DVD, digital coax cable, analog digital, optical cable

Home Theater: HD TV, PS3, Surround sound w/o HDMI, component cables, hdmi cable
component cables, hdmi cable, hd tv: Hi Dan, You will need to connect the PS3 to your receiver via the optical output, and then select that input when you want to listen to the PS3. Keep the HDMI output to the TV for video only. If I m not mistaken, there is a setup selection on the PS3...

Home Theater: HDMI hookup thru DVD player, yellow cables, cable hookup
yellow cables, cable hookup, hd cable box: It will degrade the signal, as A/V Composite connections are limited to NTSC resolutions (Far and away below the level of HDMI s HD 1080p limit), and you will also only have 2 channel stereo sound, instead of multi-channel surround sound (on programming which...

Home Theater: Home stereo speaker connections, output amplifiers, crossover network
output amplifiers, crossover network, rca stereo: Not really, shelf systems are pretty locked into their own equipment, mostly to keep design costs down (so you get better price/performance, if you stay within its price/performance bubble, if you catch my drift). You might look at finding an old reciever...

Home Theater: Home Theater cables.., home theater cables, center channel speaker
home theater cables, center channel speaker, hdmi inputs: The PlayStation 3 and Wii should provide their own cables, so you ll need to connect those to the receiver that is included with this package. You ll then need to connect the receiver s output to the TV s video input, and connect your STB/DVR to the receiver,...

Home Theater: Home Theater Hookup, home theater hookup, bose speakers
home theater hookup, bose speakers, hdmi cable: In my opinion, I have better luck with systems that are not packages. They offer more setup possibilities and upgrades in he future. If you buy a system you re locked into a specific scenario until you buy another system that s better. What you need...

Home Theater: Home Theater Hookup, home theater hookup, comcast cable
home theater hookup, comcast cable, thanks in advance: Hello Steve, Your DVD audio video goes to TV s Video 1. (VIDEO AUDIO) Your Cable out of the box goes to the RF on your TV and TV stays at channel 3. For your surround system. Please look for a good Sony or a Onkyo system that has a 100 watts per speaker...

Home Theater: Home Theater Hookup (specifically cables), tv lcd samsung, home theater hookup
tv lcd samsung, home theater hookup, sirius system: Hello JR, Your JVC SYSTEM has the following INs and OUTs. What you need for your cables depends on the ports available on your equipment. Since your JVC has a DVD player built in, you should use the optical in on your JVC for Cable s Optical out. So you...

Home Theater: Home Theater hook-up, diret tv, tv hd
diret tv, tv hd, unit thanks: Hello Michael, It sounds as though you are on the right track. If I was you. I will connect DVD out using either optical if it has it or Digital Coaxial to the receiver for your DVD movies to have Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, Rest of the hook up looks...

Home Theater: Home Theater hookup problems, home theater hookup, motorola satellite
home theater hookup, motorola satellite, home theater receiver: Brian Thanks, You need to get a Cable A/B switch. You also need a RF converter. The switch will have 2 RF inputs and 1 RF out put. The RF converter will give you Red, White and Yellow on one side to connect the out of your DVD player. The other side is...

Home Theater: Home Theatre with Studio/PA Power, yamaha rx v1800, cdm 9nt
yamaha rx v1800, cdm 9nt, yamaha p5000s: Hi Dominic/Sean, Yes, you can connect the pre-outs to the amp via RCA to TS (tip/Sleeve) 1/4 connectors, that s a common way to unbalance a balanced input with 1/4 connections. I m assuming your run is under 10 anyway so it shouldn t matter. To connect...

Home Theater: Home theatre, samsung 1080p lcd, samsung 1080p lcd tv
samsung 1080p lcd, samsung 1080p lcd tv, 1080p lcd tv: Hi Raj, Can you get me the actual model of the Denon receiver? Perhaps that specific model of receiver cannot decode the bitstream audio from the sources via the HDMI connection...or, did you make sure to setup the sources to output the audio via the HDMI...

Home Theater: Hooing up HDTV and components, sony receiver, sony system
sony receiver, sony system, audio cables: Hi Janet, Sorry for the very late reply, I ve been very busy with real life lately. From the description you give, an upgrade to the receiver is probably a good idea to get the full potential of your system. But, let s try to get it working with what...

Home Theater: Hooking up multiple components, rca phono, vizio 42 tv
rca phono, vizio 42 tv, composite video input: Hello Christine, Your Tv has the following connections: Connector Type 1 x S-Video input ( 4 pin mini-DIN ), 1 x DVI-Digital ( 29 pin DVI ), 2 x Audio line-in ( RCA phono x 2 ), 1 x Composite video output ( BNC ), 1 x Component video input ( RCA phono...

Home Theater: Hooking up PS3 and Receiver to TV with HDMI, hdmi cable, optical connection
hdmi cable, optical connection, sony str: Ryan: Unfortunately the receiver you have only supports HDMI pass through, meaning it simply repeats the exact same signal coming in on the input through to the output. In doing so, it does not strip the audio off the input signal. So you will need to...

Home Theater: Hookup, bose 321 gs series ii, home entertainment center
bose 321 gs series ii, home entertainment center, bose system: Steve: For best video quality, hook everything up to the television as follows: Cable box and PS3 using HDMI as you have already indicated. Connect the DVD/VHS combo to the television using both the component video connections (DVD only) and the composite...

Home Theater: hdmi connections, radio frequency rf, video game consoles
radio frequency rf, video game consoles, hdtv cable box: Hello Brian, HDMI will be the best way to connect your DVD recorder. RF in and HDMI out will be the way you should connect your DVD recorder. The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is a compact audio/video connector interface for transmitting...

Home Theater: hdtv hook up, hdmi switcher, home theater in a box
hdmi switcher, home theater in a box, connection options: Sassan: Unfortunately, in order run only one HDMI to the television from the closet you will need something to switch HDMI. This is one of the downfalls of many HTIBs (Home Theater In a Box), they often do not convert, scale, or switch external inputs,...

Home Theater: home theater, hitachi projection tv, 57f510
hitachi projection tv, 57f510, antenna cable: Hi Jerry, Check out the manual, on page 25 they talk about using PIP. But, I would expect that you ve only connected your antenna/cable to Input A...you ll need to connect it to Input B as well if you wish to view two television channels at the same time....

Home Theater: hometheater, yamaha htr5740, turn key solution
yamaha htr5740, turn key solution, monster power: Do you have any ground loops in the system? http://www.epanorama.net/documents/groundloop/basics.html I know that isn t entirely descript, but if you can check for any wiring that may be causing that, it could be the culprit. Other issues could be...

Home Theater: LG 50PG3000 connecting speakers, audio amplifier, sound speakers
audio amplifier, sound speakers, plasma tv: Hi Nicki, You will need some type of audio amplifier to connect the line level audio outputs of your Plasma. From the amplifier you would then connect to the speakers. There are a million and one amplifiers out there, but you probably don t need anything...

Home Theater: lack of 1080i from my ps3 to tv, sony lcd tv, sony bravia kdl40s2000
sony lcd tv, sony bravia kdl40s2000, hdtv television: Sony LCD TV, 40 inch, HDTV Television, Resolution: 1366 x 768 pixels. What you have is a 720 P TV. It is not a true HD 1080p. So when you play a true HD 1080p movie, your TV will go to the best possible resolution it can display. That will be 720p or 480p....

Home Theater: New T.V. and Home Theatre, digital cable box, home theatre system
digital cable box, home theatre system, prologic ii: Hello Chris, Surround sound is produced when a coded signal is decoded. DVD s have a coded signal that gets processed and you have a surround sound. As of right now TV signals are still in stereo and thats why you do not have surround sound. If you have...

Home Theater: Non-SONY Speaker Hook-Up (DAV-FC7), high efficiency speakers, sony dav fc7
high efficiency speakers, sony dav fc7, sony speakers: Hi Roman, Probably, but there are a lot of factors in speaker selection / amp performance. I would assume that if you select some high efficiency speakers that you ll be just fine. Look for something that has a high efficiency rating like 85 dB @ 1W/1M...

Home Theater: new LCD TV HOOK-UP, hd cable box, input menu
hd cable box, input menu, sony kdl: If this Bravia model has Audio out, connect it preferably by digital connection to Denon AV receiver All components (DVD, cable box,.....) get connected to the AVR as well. Note that the receiver needs to be setup through the input menu to recognize any...

Home Theater: optical cable, media interface, hmdi
media interface, hmdi, tv speakers: Hello Charles, HDMI stands for High Defination Multi Media Interface. Through HDMI you are getting digital sound. If you are not happy with the TV sound, You must get a receiver and connect either optical out of the TV or from your cable box and you will...

Home Theater: Panasonic SC-PT960 Hook up, lg 42 plasma, lg 42 plasma hdtv
lg 42 plasma, lg 42 plasma hdtv, s video output: Camilo: While it is more convenient, and often cheaper to purchase a HTIB (Home Theater in a Box) it is not something I recommend, mainly because the audio is often of lower quality, the receivers are not versatile, limited inputs, and typically no switching...

Home Theater: Panasonic - tv, dvd, home theatre, panasonic tv, digital tuner
panasonic tv, digital tuner, cable box: Hello Meagan, To connect your TV sound to your Home Theater Sytem, you need to have an audio out. This audio out can be from Cable Box or TV. Once you have located an audio out, you need to see what cables you need to connect your audio out of cable box...

Home Theater: Philips 47 inch DIG LCD HDTV, cable rgb, component cable
cable rgb, component cable, harvey norman: Hi Philomena, I used to work for Foxtel & I live in Melbourne :-) Basically, the fact that Foxtel s remote responds in 15 minutes doesn t sound right But anyway as far as wiring is concerned you should connect Foxtel to VCR for recording purposes and...

Home Theater: Powered stereo home theater setup, mackie hr824, amp output
mackie hr824, amp output, powered subwoofer: Hi James, Sorry for the long delay. That s a tough call man..but check out www.anthemAV.com. I have the AVM30 and it s a pretty sweet unit that has pseudo balanced outputs and sounds very nice. Integra makes some very nice stuff as well, that should...

Home Theater: Preserving speaker foam, speaker foam, armorall
speaker foam, armorall, stv: Hi Patrick, I wouldn t mess with it too much, products like that might work ok on rubber, but would probably break down the foam fast. Here s a site I found on a quick search and it looks like they do refoaming of speakers pretty cheaply. They also have...

Home Theater: Problem, koss home theater, koss home theater system
koss home theater, koss home theater system, ntsc to pal: Hello Pam, I tried to find S3102 system on Koss s web site and there is no such system on their web site. Please check the model number. I wan to help but I need to get to the manual on line so I can inform myself in order to help you out. Thank...

Home Theater: PS3 Denon Sony Connectivity Help, denon avr 1906, denon receiver
denon avr 1906, denon receiver, rca cables: Hi Aayush, You will not get true digital surround sound from your televsion if you are connected to it via standard RCA cables. To get digital surround from your television channels, you need to connect the digital audio out from the tv to the denon receiver....

Home Theater: philips 50PF9631D and PAL, ntsc to pal converter, hdvd player
ntsc to pal converter, hdvd player, search ebay: Hello Steve, It is a hardware limitation. You can get a PAL to NTSC converter. There are many available in the marker and the starting price is $150.00 But if you go to this link you will find great buys. http://search.ebay.com/ntsc-to-pal-converter-video-games_W0QQfkrZ1QQfnuZ1QQfsooZ2QQfsopZ32QQkeywordZntscQ20toQ20palQ20converterQ20videoQ20games...

Home Theater: powered subwoofer connections, line level inputs, center channel speaker
line level inputs, center channel speaker, center speakers: Hi Christopher, The problem you re having sounds like you re trying to connect speakers that were designed for a specific system to a higher-end receiver. I m not sure that it will ever work properly for you in this configuration. You could use a multimeter...

Home Theater: problems with home theater hook up, hdmi connector, true matrix
hdmi connector, true matrix, home theater system: Hi Dwayne, Unfortunately, there is no way to connect everything to your PT950 without additional gear. My suggestion would be to get a new receiver that allows you to connect your HDMI sources directly to that, with a single HDMI connector to your display....

Home Theater: Question .., dolby pro logic, haut parleur
dolby pro logic, haut parleur, cles: Hi Linda, I ll try to help... Je suis en supposant que vous avez déjà le HT270 connecté à votre télévision. La seule façon, vous pouvez connecter votre téléviseur à l est HT270 avec câbles RCA. Cela vous donnera uniquement Dolby Pro Logic, au mieux,...

Home Theater: Samsung DLP turns itself off, samsung dlp, dlp television
samsung dlp, dlp television, xaa: It sounds like it might be the back cover switch, have you taken the back off? There is a little switch that lets the TV know that the back has been removed and that might be malfunctioning. Also, do you get any flashing lights on the LED display, the...

Home Theater: Samsung Home Theater System, ht system, mitsubishi digital
ht system, mitsubishi digital, tv mitsubishi: I can t find the X40 on the Samsung site, but I did download the X20. Looking at that manual it, unfortunately, if looks like you can only connect analog (left and right RCA s) from an external source to the receiver. You would need to take the analog...

Home Theater: Scientific Altlanta 8300HD with Home Theater - sound troubleshooting, sony home theater, home theater speakers
sony home theater, home theater speakers, sony home theater system: Hello Jim, Please tell me if anything works on your STR-K7000? Please check and replace the HDMI cable currently connected between Cable box and receiver and between receiver and TV. Please email me your results. I will do my best to help you. Thank...

Home Theater: Sharp 19SB15U TV won't play video from Norcent DVD, norcent dvd player, sharp lcd tv
norcent dvd player, sharp lcd tv, norcent dvd players: Sandra, I checked on a few Norcent DVD players on Amazon as it is a brand I am not familiar with. If you are sure that your model does have component video out then you need to make sure you select this input on TV through the remote control. If all this...

Home Theater: Sony Bravia Front Projector and Receiver set up, sony playstation 3, directv hd dvr
sony playstation 3, directv hd dvr, component video inputs: Hi Tara, I ve answered this question so many times that I m just going to ask you to do a search for the DAV-HDX265 and read up a little. But, to sum it up, there are not enough inputs on that receiver to do what you want to do without having to swap...

Home Theater: Sony Home cinema to Xbox 360, sony home cinema, sony dav
sony home cinema, sony dav, xbox 360: Hi Paul, I m a little unclear on what you re trying to do. If you want to display your XBOX on your television, I m assuming that it only has one input (the TV that is)? Otherwise you could connect the DZ20 to the TV along with the BOX on another input...

Home Theater: No Sound :-(, power button, denon avr 2700
power button, denon avr 2700, roommate: Sheryl: When you turned the receiver off did you use the remote or the button on the front? I suspect you used the button on the front of the unit, the master power button . Does the receiver turn on at all... for example does the LCD light up with a...

Home Theater: Speaker Set-up, rear speakers, sound idea
rear speakers, sound idea, music background: Kevin, If your system is working properly you should NOT hear dialog and effects in every channel. You should hear 90% of the dialog through the center channel, and front effects through your front speakers and rear effects through your rear speakers....

Home Theater: Splitting A/B Speakers, bose acoustimass 5, bose speakers
bose acoustimass 5, bose speakers, bose acoustimass: I took a look at the manual for that model. When you switch from A/B/A+B what surround mode are you in? I think what s happening is that you might be in a multi-channel mode when you re listening to music, shutting off the A side speakers still allows...

Home Theater: Surround setup, rca outputs, rca output
rca outputs, rca output, suround system: Hi Brian, First I apologize for the very late response, I m usually on top of this, but business has been hectic for a while. I m not sure I understand your question fully. Usually multi-zone audio systems utilize the 2nd zone output feature of a home...

Home Theater: seting up my sc pt-960, digital audio input, audio modes
digital audio input, audio modes, rear speakers: Hi Shawn, What you are hearing is the way it is supposed to be. Main channel effects and audio will come from the front left and right speakers. 90% of the dialog will come from only the center speaker. Front to back effects come into play with the rear...

Home Theater: setting up, rf modulator, 3lcd
rf modulator, 3lcd, cable box: Ben: You will need to have a device with a tuner in order to connect the cable box to your projector. You should not need the RF Modulator, as the cable box does this for you typically on channel 3 or 4. You could find an old VCR with an analog tuner...

Home Theater: No getting surround sound with Cable Box and new DVD, verizon fios cable, sony upconvert dvd player
verizon fios cable, sony upconvert dvd player, hdmi cables: That is a file download, you have to have .pdf viewer. But if you look in the manual, you ll find where you have to set the digital mapping for the input. But you ll also then have to press the analog/digital button once you ve selected that source to select...

Home Theater: Tele lens for projector, home theater projector, samsung dlp
home theater projector, samsung dlp, dlp projectors: Hi Anish, Sorry for the late reply, been busy in real life. I cannot find any information on that model, do you have a link to it? But I would be very surprised that there is not some type of manual or electric zoom on the projector. Or, are you...

Home Theater: Theater, polk audio rm6750, hd dvd player
polk audio rm6750, hd dvd player, hdmi cables: Heello Ryan, HDMI is a High Defination Multimedia Interface and carries audio and video. Yes you only need HDMI if you can connect all of your componenets to your receiver and from receiver to TV by 1 HDMI. Old HDMI had a problem and software updates have...

Home Theater: Treadmill and receiver interference, rf interference, treadmill motor
rf interference, treadmill motor, strange one: Yeah, that s a strange one. I really don t have a clue other than some type of RF interference from the treadmill motor. Unfortunately these problems are hard to solve. I might suggest putting the satellite receiver on a totally different circuit, meaning...

Home Theater: Troubleshooting optical audio, panasonic plasma tv, panasonic home theater
panasonic plasma tv, panasonic home theater, ht system: Do you have a TV tuner that can send the HDMI signal to the HT system, and then the HT system pass HDMI video out to the TV? (That would be the cleaner/more logical solution in my opinion). If the TV is the tuner, I do see what you re doing, and that makes...

Home Theater: Troubleshooting Toshiba TZ55V61, toshiba tz55v61, question thanks
toshiba tz55v61, question thanks, tv power: I took a look at the manual, and there is no mention of a bulb at all. At this point I m only speculating, so calling a technician to take a look in person would be my advice. But, the TV is quite old, it might be more cost effective to look at a new...

Home Theater: My TV, magnetic interference, bubbles
magnetic interference, bubbles, speakers: Shouldn t be related to the sound system, sounds like the TV has a problem, I d suggest taking it back to the retailer and requesting repair or replacement, given that at a year, it should still be under warranty. And you are correct, if it were magnetic interference...

Home Theater: TV with DVD player built in; surround sound, flat screen tv, sound amplifier
flat screen tv, sound amplifier, future proof: Penny: Many manufacturers make 32 LCD televisions with built in DVD players, off the top of my head LG, Sharp, Toshiba, Magnavox, and several generic brands. As far as viewing distance, its mostly a personal preference, but the standard if you want...

Home Theater: can't see dvd on screen through home theater, panasonic plasma, hdmi inputs
panasonic plasma, hdmi inputs, hdmi cable: Scott, Without the model number on the receiver I can only guess that you have not assigned the HDMI port to the input on the receiver. Many receivers require you to assign HDMI inputs to other inputs on your receiver, such as DVD, TV, SAT, Video 1,...

Home Theater: tv, Universal remote
Universal remote: Universal remotes do not always have all buttons of the original remote. Personally I suggest you search on the net the looks of the original remote to tell what buttons existed on it Alternatively you can try one of the powerful programmable remotes particularly...

Home Theater: 5.1 television optical output to 7.1 Rec, sound reproduction, spearkers
sound reproduction, spearkers, optical output: Hi Bill, Sorry for the delay. No, it won t limit your sound reproduction, there are no broadcasts that I m aware of that broadcast digital audio in any other format than 5.1. Your receiver or preamp will take care of taking that 5.1 audio and utilizing...

Home Theater: azur 540r and 540d audio problem, cambridge audio 540r, sony tv
cambridge audio 540r, sony tv, coaxial cable: Sounds like the video signal is being delayed by something, potentially upsampling processing, or something like that, you might want to disable scaling on the TV, or feed everything through the receiver and then out into the TV and loudspeakers. -bob...

Home Theater: Blue Ray with HTIB, htib, audio switch
htib, audio switch, blu ray player: Hi Mike, The SC-PT760 has a single optical audio input...so if you have your cable box connected to that..the only way to get digital audio from your blu-ray player would be to swap connections between the cable receiver and the blu-ray player. Or, buy...

Home Theater: Bose 321, Samsung, Motorola, bose 321, rca cables
bose 321, rca cables, audio x: Hello Gee, First, I do not know any codes, please contact Bose and I am sure they will be more than happy to assist you. Second, I assume that you are trying to hear the TV and recorder media through Bose system? On your Bose system these are your inputs:...

Home Theater: best audio set up, hp media centre, samsung 42
hp media centre, samsung 42, foxtel: Hey Dom, Can you be a little more specific on how you have them hooked together currently? That receiver is limited on it s capability to switch digital audio, but describing what ports on the back of the receiver you have your devices connected would...

Home Theater: bookshelf speaker wire, dolby pro logic, bookshelf speaker
dolby pro logic, bookshelf speaker, infinity reference: Any wiring labeled as speaker wiring, such as Monster Cable, should be appropriate (I m not saying you have to pay Monster s premium prices, its just an example that most people around the world can relate to). If the speakers are playing as the center, that...

Home Theater: Center Channel is flaky, nero showtime, dolby logo
nero showtime, dolby logo, channel decoder: Well, I think that rules out software and source information, its either a lack of quality in your decoder hardware/software solution (not much you can do other than replace), or something I m not seeing apparently. If you don t mind spending a few dollars,...

Home Theater: Connecting my HDTV, scientific atlanta explorer, nick nick
scientific atlanta explorer, nick nick, scientific atlanta: Nick, The wires you have are the following: Red, Green & Blue (called RGB or Component) are for the Video signal (picture) and the other 2 are for the sound. Yes it might work with different/less wires but it will not give the same quality. Since your...

Home Theater: Connecting a home theater speaker system to a dvd, home theater speaker, yamaha yst
home theater speaker, yamaha yst, home theater system: YST-SW102 is not a speaker system. It is only a sub woofer. For you to have a home theater system, you need a center speaker, two front left and right and two rear left and right speakers. I suggest you go to Ymaha site and look at the speakers and receivers...

Home Theater: Connecting Panny SC PT-760 to dvr box, hdtv, and game consoles, motorola dvr cable box, hdtv cable box
motorola dvr cable box, hdtv cable box, game consoles: As far as I know, there is no such thing as an optical splitter, as it would destroy the signal path. Based on the limitations of that HTIB, no, you couldn t connect that many things to it. I d suggest looking at a conventional receiver and decent speaker...

Home Theater: Connecting PS3 to HDTV to Surround sound, panasonic hdtv, samsung dvd player
panasonic hdtv, samsung dvd player, hdmi cables: Tony, you need to work out a process of elimination: Is it happening with both the PS3 & DVD? If it is you need to get the TV checked on , if it doesn t then it could be either the PS3 or the DVD player. I have little doubt it is related to the connections...

Home Theater: Connecting Toshiba DVR/VCR-Regent Surround Sound-TV-Dish, prologic ii, hello brother
prologic ii, hello brother, tv dish: Hello Brother atif, As-salam-o alikum, Brother Surround sound comes from from a Dolby Digital 5.1 coded signal. This is available on DVD s and still not availble on most TV shows. Thats why you do not have a surround sound. If your system has a Prologic...

Home Theater: connecting a ps3 with a Pioneer Elite VSX-90TXV, pioneer elite vsx, optical cable
pioneer elite vsx, optical cable, output connections: Hello laurent. HDMI should give you both Audio and Video. If you are having problems with sound, it sounds like a firmware upgrade problem. Did you try contacting pioneer for an update on the firmware? You can slso connect optical cable from PS3-to your...

Home Theater: Digix HT-1056A, video cord, ht
video cord, ht, dvd player: Hello Kendra, Did you connect the video out of your system to TV s Video 1? If not you need to connect the video out to TV s Video 1. Please make sure when watching DVD, that you are in Video 1 on your TV. You may need a yellow video cord to accomplish...

Home Theater: DVR Cable Box DVD VCR Combo Recorder hookup question, scientific atlanta explorer 8300hd, sony lcd hdtv
scientific atlanta explorer 8300hd, sony lcd hdtv, s video cables: Hello Mike, Please go to radio Shack and buy a cable 1-2 splitter, It will have 1 in and 2 outs. The cable coming out of DVR/Cable box goes to the IN Now you have 2 OUTS on this splitter. One out connects to TV and the other out goes to DVD/VCR....

Home Theater: dvd or blue ray, samsung 46, home theater system
samsung 46, home theater system, power amp: Really, this is a personal choice, one thing I d tell you is that any HTIAB will probably be a lot less quality than you re hoping for. I d honestly just purchase what you want, if you feel that watching Blu-ray movies is something you d enjoy, then go ahead...

Home Theater: HD satalite to 5.1 surround system, flat screen tv, tv hd
flat screen tv, tv hd, stereo signal: Hello Rosemarie, Your surround sound system is doing exactly as it is designed to do. If you have a Dolby Digital 5.1 signal it will decode it to surround sound, if it is stereo it will send it as a stereo signal meaning left and right plus your sub. You...

Home Theater: HDTV and the Guardian filter, tv guardian, hdmi input
tv guardian, hdmi input, hdmi cable: Hi Bill, Sorry for the delay! By Guardian filter I assume you mean the TV Guardian for profanity filtering? There are bunch of models that claim that name, can you provide the specific model # and/or website? I ll be honest, I don t work with many...

Home Theater: Help with connections, samsung ht q45, cable component
samsung ht q45, cable component, hdmi cable: Angelo, I don t think what you are after could be achieved for 2 reasons: 1- I went checking on your Samsung HT-Q45 5.1 system but I couldn t confirm the connection on the back, having said that most of these models have 1 Aux input which could be connected...

Home Theater: Home Theatre Connection, lg dvd vcr combo, lg dvd vcr
lg dvd vcr combo, lg dvd vcr, yamaha htr: Hello Jon, I do not know any site that offers this type of service. However, I can give you an idea as to how you can connect the three for good sound. 1. You must figure out what type of connections you have on all of your equipment If you have a cable...

Home Theater: Home theater setup, playstaion 2, prologic ii
playstaion 2, prologic ii, digital decoders: If your JVC DVD Player has an optical out, then you need to get a Y optical cable splitter. This will solve your problem. The 2 ins will have the cable box and the DVD, The problem you will face will be to turn off cable box before you can watch movies and...

Home Theater: Home theatre connectio, digital cable box, rca cables
digital cable box, rca cables, sony dav: Hello Dale, HDMI will be the best way to hook up your system. However, if you have software compatibility problem then you should call Sony for an update of their firmware. In the mean time you can hook up your system using analog connection. Please connect...

Home Theater: Hooking up surround sound., sony receiver, video plug
sony receiver, video plug, cable box: Hello Duane, It is easy Please tell me what you connections you have on your Receiver, TV, Cable box, DVD and CD player. What I am looking for is: HDMI Optical Digital Coaxial Progressive scan Red and white audio plugs and yellow video plug. Thanks...

Home Theater: home audio, vcr output, rca cables
vcr output, rca cables, home theater receiver: No picture is a unique problem, I d consider contacting Sony, as there maybe something wrong with your unit, unless you can connect the DVD/VCR to other connections to confirm whether or not theres video being passed through correctly (sometimes those hybrid...

Home Theater: how to hook up a Sony Bravia, a sony DAV-HDx465 home theater to a PS3, sony home theater, sony dav
sony home theater, sony dav, home theater system: Hello Amanda, It is very easy, First, connect your HDMI out of your Sony Home Theater to TV HDMI. This will give you the picture from your DVD player and sound from Home Theater. Second, if you want to listen to TV on your home theater system, then you...

Home Theater: How to hook up a surround sound system to a t.v without audio output jacks, digital cable box, home theatre systems
digital cable box, home theatre systems, tv tuner card: You d need an audio output of some sort, so basically anything that takes the coaxial signal from the wall, and gives you composite outputs, such as a VCR, STB, DVR, PC with a TV tuner card, HTPC, or baseband modulator. Honestly, the cheapest solution is a...

Home Theater: How to hook up a vcr, dvd, tv, cable box, and am/fm stereo receiver, sony dvp ns400d, digital cable box
sony dvp ns400d, digital cable box, motorola digital cable box: Hello Mike, You asked: want to be able to hook everything up so that I can hear the TV or DVD or VCR across the stereo speakers (assumedly by using the receiver). What is the best way to hook everything up in order to optimize my system using the components...

Home Theater: hooking up dvd recorder with theatre system, home theatre system, sony dvd recorder
home theatre system, sony dvd recorder, yellow cable: Hello Marlas, It not very difficult. Ok look at the back of your DVD recorder. You have Audio Video in and Audio Video out. The video out connects to TV s Video 1. (Using Yellow Cable) The Audio out connects to Bose s DVD or Aux audio in. (Using Red and...

Home Theater: hooking up multiple components, digital cable, jvc
digital cable, jvc, phillips: It all depends on how many Aux inputs exist on the phillips surround sound. If only one, you might have to connect the PS3 to the Aux input of the DVR, into the Aux input of the sound system as well as the TV for Picture. Let me know if you need more help...

Home Theater: Kenwood Home Audio Question, digital audio outputs, kenwood receiver
digital audio outputs, kenwood receiver, audio selections: Hi Jason, I ve downloaded the manual and if you check out page 10, they talk about how to select and setup your digital audio selections. If you can tell me your television model I can really help out...but, if you TV has optical digital audio outputs,...

Home Theater: LG home theater, hdmi input, model numbers
hdmi input, model numbers, home theater: Hi al, Normally, you just need to connect the HDMI input of the TV to the HDMI output of the theater/DVD player. And then select that specific input on the television using the remote control...is that not working? If not, can you provide model numbers?...

Home Theater: mounting lcd sony t.v., wooden studs, cathedral ceilings
wooden studs, cathedral ceilings, running power: Honestly, I d contact someone who does home construction, or a handy-man type, as I m not really sure what the actual load bearing capability of your specific room is (it sounds like it should work, but I don t want to tell you to do this, and have it bring...

Home Theater: new receiver, scientific atlanta explorer 8300, explorer 8300 hd dvr
scientific atlanta explorer 8300, explorer 8300 hd dvr, explorer 8300 hd: Hello Joseph, HDMI is a great innovation and it has some great benefits. Benefits of HDMI over traditional analog connections. HDMI transfers uncompressed all-digital audio and video and eliminates losses associated with analog quality meaning that the...

Home Theater: Old Receiver with New TV, Blu Ray, 360, hdmi cables, toslink cables
hdmi cables, toslink cables, onkyo receiver: You don t need audio cables, if HDMI is connected, as it carries both audio and video. I would think you should be able to connect HDMI to the TV, and then TOSlink from the TV to the receiver s input, and have video and audio. Assuming that TOSlink on the...

Home Theater: Pioneer SX-316, pioneer sx, digital coaxial cable
pioneer sx, digital coaxial cable, hd cable box: Hello Sebastian, Well, the first thing to do is to figure out what type of ins and outs you have on your receiver. You need to match these with the ins and outs of Cable Box. For HD cable box, you need to connect the audio out of the Cable Box to TV Audio...

Home Theater: Plasma Television Connections, panasonic vcr, ht system
panasonic vcr, ht system, rca cables: Hello Maurice, First thing you need to have is a 1-2 RF splitter. This splitter is required to split the signal out of Cable Box to be splitter between the TV and the VCR. Connect the cable out of the box to the splitter in and out # 1 goes to TV and out...

Home Theater: Powered Subwoofer, home theater in a box, passive subwoofer
home theater in a box, passive subwoofer, ht75: Hello Jason, Your Panasonic sub is connected with front left and right speakers in and left and right speakers out? I assume. If this is the present configuration, you can get a Sony sub that has a front left and right speaker in and a lfet and right speaker...

Home Theater: Receivers that have dual HDMI output, soultion, component outputs
soultion, component outputs, pc input: I don t believe so, at least nothing I ve seen, I know there are a few that can do a pair of component outputs, or HDMI + component, and even less with a pair of HDMI outputs, but they re generally the same data going out on those connections. A number of...

Home Theater: record DISH network pvr recorded programs to DVD, dish network pvr, dvd recoder
dish network pvr, dvd recoder, panasonic dvd: Hello frank, Normally the audio video out of PVR should be connected to DVD recoder s Audio Video in. Once it is connected. PVR is set for play and DVD Recorder is set to record. If your system has a Copy right protection. You will not be able to copy....

Home Theater: Set-up a Classic EDR 200S, pro logic ii, video yellow
pro logic ii, video yellow, orange plug: This can be done much easier, just connect the L/R audio (or digital audio) from the DVD player you ve got - one of the compatable audio inputs on the Classic, and send the video from the DVD player to the TV as you ve got now, you ll just have to remember...

Home Theater: Setup, directv hd dvr, hdmi cables
directv hd dvr, hdmi cables, directv hd dvr receiver: Hello Michael, I can help you with the setup of the system, I do not think you can use just 1 remote to control all your systems. There are remotes that can replace all your remotes in one remote and you must do reserch on these remotes to see if these can...

Home Theater: Sony Cineza picture, sony cineza, purple hue
sony cineza, purple hue, optical problem: Hi Terry, I ve heard of this problem...unfortunately there are lots of reports of it. It sounds like it s a defect in the LCD panel....is it under warranty? Hopefully it is, the repair is in the thousands of dollars... Wish I had better news for...

Home Theater: Sony HDMI hook up, digital coaxial cables, box hd
digital coaxial cables, box hd, hd ready: Can you connect the cable box (STB) HDMI out - receiver HDMI in - receiver HDMI out - TV HDMI in and get a signal? how about connecting the DVD player/etc into the receiver, and then HDMI to the TV? There should only be one connection between the...

Home Theater: Speaker Buzz, home theater system, radio unit
home theater system, radio unit, surge protector: Honestly, as I ve never owned the system, I cannot comment on it being normal or not, although on less expensive systems, sometimes there is a bit of white noise that comes through. Have you tried connecting it without the surge protector? (As sometimes, yes,...

Home Theater: Surround Soud Problem ONLY DVD Surround Sound Works, panasonic system, panasonic tv
panasonic system, panasonic tv, five colors: Hello Wendy, Okay, You need to take audio out of Satellite System (RED and WHITE) to TV Audio in on your Panasonic system. PLEASE USE RED AND wHITE AUDIO CABLES TO CONNECT THE AUDIO OUT OF SATELLITE SYSTEM TO PANASONIC TV AUDIO IN. It will work. tHANKS...

Home Theater: No sound coming from back speakers, cable service provider, dolby digital
cable service provider, dolby digital, hookups: Hello Marc, If your speakers work fine with DVD (that has Dolby Digital 5.1 coded signal on it) and you get surround sound on some channels and do not get surround sound on others. Then your problem is the broadcast itself. You need to call your cable service...

Home Theater: speaker installation, home theater system, speaker installation
home theater system, speaker installation, professional company: Hi Eddie, Well, I can say that we charge 70.00 an hour for labor of that type. Could it take 10 hours to run all that cable and hook everything up? It certainly could... Without knowing the details of your building construction or any specific details...

Home Theater: TV cable hookup, composite video input, cable hookup
composite video input, cable hookup, composite output: Can you provide any information on the inputs available on the TV? If the DVD player can be connected, I d assume its got at least composite video input, and the FiOS STB (as far as I know, I ve never actually had the service) should provide composite output...

Home Theater: can't record a show on vcr while watching a different show with new cable box, vhs vcr, d vhs
vhs vcr, d vhs, different show: Well, there is no easy solution, you could upgrade to a DVR/cable box combination unit, or get a D-VHS VCR (good luck finding tapes, honestly, it ll record 720p no problem, but tapes are pretty hard to come by anymore, AND it won t play normal VHS tapes (at...

Home Theater: xbox 360 digital audio, panasonic sa he100, component video output
panasonic sa he100, component video output, audiot: You probably need to assign the digital input to work with the component video connection. What you might consider is having the Xbox connected separately from the TV, and using the receiver to select which input is sent to the TV (unless you don t have an...

Home Theater: 2.1 surround sound, optical cable, hdmi cable
optical cable, hdmi cable, sound thanks: Ok, so where are you getting your TV sound source from? Is it from TV or if you have a cable box, is it from The cable box? The audio out from either TV or Cable Box will give you the TV sound. You must have a audio out to have a sound source. Then this...

Home Theater: 2 tvs /one source/ different rooms, cables rca, pioneer sx
cables rca, pioneer sx, rca cables: You ll need some form of video passthrough to the second room, to pair with the Pioneer. However, independent control will be quite interesting to configure, as all of the source components are still in the main room (even with modern multi-zone receivers,...

Home Theater: getting 5.1 surround sound from the Xbox 360, xbox 360 elite, hdmi cable
xbox 360 elite, hdmi cable, home cinema system: You don t have any multi-channel connection between the Xbox console and the home theatre receiver, so you would need to provide such a connection in order to have multi-channel audio. The Xbox should offer an optical audio output, which you will need to connect...

Home Theater: ADV-700 Denon Home Theatre, panasonic plasma tv, optical inputs
panasonic plasma tv, optical inputs, sony blu ray: This Denon device seems to be an HTIB receiver, and doesn t support HD input or output. You should be able to connect an optical output from the Blu-Ray player to the Denon s optical inputs, and then connect either HDMI or YPbPr to the television directly...

Home Theater: Adding a DVD recorder, kdf 60xs955, panasonic dvd recorder
kdf 60xs955, panasonic dvd recorder, rca cables: Hello Tammy, These are the inputs and outputs on your Panasonic. DVD Recorder. Video Input: USB 2.0 S-Video Video In Component Video DV-Input SD/MMC Video Output: Video Out HDMI Digital AV Output...

Home Theater: Ancient tv, magnavox tv, sound receiver
magnavox tv, sound receiver, video input: Hi Ivan, Unfortunately, you cannot view your DVD player without a TV that has some type of baseband video input. Like analog composite or component video, or, a digital signal such as HDMI if the DVD player has that output. Some people have tried to...

Home Theater: Audio problem with HD Cable Box, LCD HDTV, DVD Player and external Bose Speakers, comcast hd cable box, rca cables
comcast hd cable box, rca cables, bose speakers: I m going to be honest, I haven t the slightest what you mean by HD Analog cables , as there is no such thing, by formal name or definition. What outputs are available on the Comcast box, and what inputs and outputs are available on the television? What inputs...

Home Theater: Audio Wire colors, wire colors, electrical wiring
wire colors, electrical wiring, polarity: Generally black is always ground, at least in audio wiring. In American electrical wiring, green is usually a ground, so you may start there, however that isn t a very scientific answer. If you do get the polarity wrong, nothing should be damaged, the speaker...

Home Theater: AV Receiver, digital audio inputs, component video inputs
digital audio inputs, component video inputs, preamp outputs: Hello Mike, You will be buying one the finest systems available. If you look at the specs I found on the internet, you will realize that you will never be able to use all the inputs this receiver has. Comparison Specifications • Dolby Digital EX,...

Home Theater: audio, harmony sd, component video connections
harmony sd, component video connections, tinyurl: Hi Gabe, I ve never heard THAT system before, but I have heard the JVC EXD5 system that has the same wood cone technology. Did it sound good, sure, it was probably one of the best micro systems I ve heard. Would I buy it? No, probably not, because for...

Home Theater: audio, optical ports, home theater in a box
optical ports, home theater in a box, yamaha receiver: Hello Gabe, This is what I recommend: Please get a separate and a good system. This system should have at least 2 HDMI ports, Several Optical ports and be at least 100 watts per speaker. You also need to get a 250 watts sub woofer. There are some Home...

Home Theater: audio, audio yamaha, decent performer
audio yamaha, decent performer, channel solution: Generally these devices have DVD/CD changers built in, some of them come with a standalone DVD/CD player, and some of them are simply a receiver and speaker package, to which you can add source components. As far as producing better quality sound for movies,...

Home Theater: BOSE HOOKUP, sony bravia lcd tv, bose gsx
sony bravia lcd tv, bose gsx, bose system: Hello Tyrone, The problem I see with your Bose system is this: I do not see any HDMI inputs. I see 1 only 1 optical and 1 coaxial input (Digital sound)and a HDMI output. This means 2 devices can have digital audio. Your cable box will can be connected...

Home Theater: Bose 321 GS, bose 321, optical cables
bose 321, optical cables, samsung lcd: As-salam-o-alikum Brother Atif, You use optical cable to get true digital sound. Optical cables can be purchased for your favorite electronics store. You connect optical out of your Blue Ray to Optical in on your Bose 321. Thanks and was-salam....

Home Theater: Bose 321 gsIII, outdoor speakers, bose 321
outdoor speakers, bose 321, best bet: Hi Barry, Unfortunately, Bose is a very closed system. They use their own connectors and don t give the pinouts etc etc. The best bet would be to just get a small system for outside when you re there. Just a small receiver and a pair of outdoor speakers...

Home Theater: bad tuner on my HDTV, samsung rear projection, rear projection hdtv
samsung rear projection, rear projection hdtv, rca cables: It wouldn t be a converter, so much as a tuner, and there are DTV/ATSC tuners available for ~$50-$60 (you can probably still get a government coupon as well). Another option would be to purchase a VCR and use its built-in NTSC tuner (I d suggest used hardware,...

Home Theater: best way to hook up home theatre system, pioneer vsx d511, s video cable
pioneer vsx d511, s video cable, aquos lcd tv: Hello Dave, I am assuming that your satellite is connected to your TV. Please connect monitor out of your Pioneer to your TV. Then connect your DVD optical out to Pioneer optical in. Connect your Video out to DVD Video in on your pioneer. Connect your...

Home Theater: broadcast HD 5.1 HD signal thru receiver, sony receiver, stereo jacks
sony receiver, stereo jacks, device model: Hi Jim, You didn t mention what type of Monster cable you have. Is it an optical digital cable or just stereo left/right? If you re connected via optical cable, you should have no problems that I can think of, at least without more specific device model...

Home Theater: Cable hookup for HD, direct tv hd dvr, conductor cables
direct tv hd dvr, conductor cables, rca cables: You can use the cable that currently sends composite video and stereo audio, to connect component YPbPr video (you just need three RCA/cinch connector type cables, the existing cable satisfies this). That will give you the ability to send an HD video signal...

Home Theater: Combine two signals together, dish network receiver, chanel 4
dish network receiver, chanel 4, input channels: This is an interesting proposition, however it will be more or less impossible without some quite expensive studio equipment, at least to do as you d like. I would suggest connecting each receiver to your A/V receiver, or television, on separate input channels...

Home Theater: Comcast Digital box hookup w/Bose321Series II, LG 32LC7D and Playstation 3, hdmi inputs, input digital
hdmi inputs, input digital, lg 32lc7d: Hello Frank, The problem I see with your Bose system is this: I do not see any HDMI inputs. I see 1 only 1 optical and 1 coaxial input (Digital sound)and a HDMI output. This means 2 devices can have digital audio. Your cable box will be connected with analog...

Home Theater: Compatibility question concerning a STR-DE 895 receiver, flat screen tvs, component video inputs
flat screen tvs, component video inputs, compatibility question: Hello Virgil, I own the same unit and you are right this unit was desined for 480i, it is not designed for 720i/p or 1080i/p. If you have blue ray and Tv with HDMI, I would connect my Blue ray to Tv and connect audio by optical. 720/1080 signals are through...

Home Theater: Component Connections, sony grand wega, 55 sony grand wega
sony grand wega, 55 sony grand wega, starchoice satellite: Those connections allow 480p output for DVD playback, and while this is a higher quality solution for watching DVDs, I was looking to integrate that component more for the VHS support, as your new DVD recorder is likely to be a better DVD player as well. If...

Home Theater: Conference room projector hook-up, tannoy speakers, conference room projector
tannoy speakers, conference room projector, ceiling mounted projector: Hi Larry, It s tough to tell you what cables and stuff you will need without knowing the projector model, what kind of computers they will be using etc. But I do a ton of this type of work so I ll point out a few things. 1) I would run a single VGA...

Home Theater: Connecting, cable box, model number
cable box, model number, direct tv: Hello Rose, There are many ways to connect your Direct TV s audio to surround sound. To do that you need to connect audio out of cable box to your surround sounds TV audio in. Since you have not provided me with either the make or the model number for...

Home Theater: Connecting a Blue Ray to my Surround Sound, samsung hd, home theater system
samsung hd, home theater system, blue ray: Hello Kerri. Your system has the following ins and outs. Component video out, Composite video out, HDMI in/out, Audio in, Optical Digital in If this is correct, then you need to connect the HDMI OUT of your Home Theater System to your TV s...

Home Theater: Connecting Speakers Together, bookshelf speakers, hd satellite receiver
bookshelf speakers, hd satellite receiver, ceiling speakers: Hello Mark, Yes it is possible if the spekers impedence matches with the the impedence of the receiver. 8 ohms to 8 ohms etc. For in ceiling speakers you need to connect them to speaker terminals on your receiver. Pre out is not applicable in this case....

Home Theater: Connecting theater components, optical audio splitter, bose 3 2 1
optical audio splitter, bose 3 2 1, hd cable box: Hello Chuck, Optical splitter can be used as either 1 in 2 out or 2 in and 1 out. In case of 2 in and 1 out, the configuration you are opting for. You need to have 1 source on while using the other. When you play Blue Ray, please turn off your cable box...

Home Theater: Connection - configuration, yamaha rx v1500, yamaha dvd s550
yamaha rx v1500, yamaha dvd s550, rx v1500: Hello David, Since no HDMI, you must connect audio and video seperately. First thing to do is to connect monitor out to your TV s Video 1. If your cable box and or TV has an optical OUT , Please connect to your Yamaha Receiver s TV audio IN . Then...

Home Theater: Converter box, atsc antenna, rooftop antenna
atsc antenna, rooftop antenna, rf input: I m not quite sure what you ve got wired, to be quite honest, as its somewhat ambiguous from your question. However, it seems that you d like to connect a DTV converter box and DirecTV receiver to the same television. Assuming the television has video/audio...

Home Theater: connecting up the right way, rca cables, prologic ii
rca cables, prologic ii, d1 d2: Hello Andy, This the first of this model that I have heard of. Do this: Connect HDMI OUT of your 900 to TV HDMI IN Connect HDMI OUT of your PS3 to your 900 HDMI IN . Connect Opticla and video (RCA) out of X-box to your 900 s Optical and Video...

Home Theater: Can I make this connection, component cables, dvi
component cables, dvi, satellite: Well the limitation to 480 is due to composite video being used, why not connect everything via the receiver using component cables? I really can t give you much advice without knowing more about your components, can you provide me some model information on...

Home Theater: DISH Network - moving box, digital satellite service, bedroom downstairs
digital satellite service, bedroom downstairs, dish network: With general cable television, nothing would be immediately required, however you use a digital satellite service, which requires a connection between the dish itself, and the receiver units. This requires re-cabling existing connectors in your house, or running...

Home Theater: DTS-HD 5.1 PS3 with HT762TZW system, dts sound, home theater system
dts sound, home theater system, rf input: Hi Dominic, Thanks for the connection explanation, it helps a lot! I think I see your problem. The problem is that most if not all televisions will not pass DTS/DD audio streams from input to output. Meaning that the audio through HDMI to your TV then...

Home Theater: DVD connections to AVReceiver, pioneer vsx, multimedia interface
pioneer vsx, multimedia interface, hdmi cable: Hello Edward. HDMI, High Defination Multimedia Interface has audio and video in one connection. You may have a compatibility issues. You need to find out what version of HDMI do u have on Philips and Pioneer. For a software upgrade, you may need to call...

Home Theater: DVD output, pioneer dv, coding error
pioneer dv, coding error, menu system: Hi Paul, Well, I would ask what kind of DVD it is. Is it a retail DVD or something you have created? If you haven t already checked, and if the disc has a menu system, check the languages menu that is normally on every DVD and make sure it s set to...

Home Theater: FIOS TV vs. Comcast cable, verizon fios tv, comcast cable
verizon fios tv, comcast cable, service quality: I haven t heard much about Verizon s FIOS service, as it isn t available in my part of the world, from what I ve read of it, the service is excellent. I can speak to Comcast s service quality, and would list them as one of the better service providers I ve...

Home Theater: Sharp LCD TV/DVD and Scientific Atlanta HD PVR 8300, mystro, tw cable
Home Theater: Sharp LCD TV/DVD and Scientific Atlanta HD PVR 8300, mystro, tw cable, hdmi

Home Theater: flat screenTV, flat screen tv, cable company
flat screen tv, cable company, well thanks: Hello Kathy, You will have tough time getting a non HD flat screen TV. What I suggest, that you biy a 720 p Tv it id a DTV (Digital TV) and has a HD as well as normal resolution. It is aslo chaeper than a 1080 p TV. (Normal resolution is same for 1080 P...

Home Theater: follow-up on wiring, panasonic hdtv, setop box
panasonic hdtv, setop box, future connections: Hello Jeff, Since your Onkyo does not have any HDMI, you can only connect HDMI between PS3 and your TV. So please connect your PS3 HDMI out to TV HDMI in. Then connect optical out of your PS3 to optical in on your Onkyo. Please connect monitor out...

Home Theater: HD Connections, optical cables, samsung 46
optical cables, samsung 46, performance reason: Hello Chris. HDMI from DVR and Blu Ray directly to TV HDMI and digital optical from DVR and Blu Ray to sound bar........This is correct connection. HDMI from DVR and Blu Ray thru sound bar and HDMI to TV.........This is also correct. If you do not want...

Home Theater: HD Plasma TV, Directv, Panasonic 5.1 surround sound system and Wii, coaxial digital inputs, optical digital outputs
coaxial digital inputs, optical digital outputs, composite video outputs: Helo Valerie, These are the inputs and outputs on your Panasonic surround sound system. Inputs & Outputs Analog Audio Inputs 1 This is where red and white wire goes for audio from Wii. Video from Wii, you need to connect a yellow RCA wire from...

Home Theater: HD Wiring Dilema, monster hdmi cable, denon avr
monster hdmi cable, denon avr, toslink cable: With the receiver, do you have to assign the digital input to an HDMI or YPbPr connection? This would be the first likely candidate for the root of the issue. If the receiver has an OSD or similar, you should be able to bring up some basic information about...

Home Theater: HDMI Surround Sound, dish network receiver, yamaha manual
dish network receiver, yamaha manual, yamaha rxv2600: Hi Bill, If the cable box was connected to the same input and working properly, I would take a look at the setup of the Dish Network receiver and make sure your output is set correctly. I tried to download the manual, but the browser kept crashing when...

Home Theater: What is HDTV, hd broadcasts, 1080i and 1080p
hd broadcasts, 1080i and 1080p, dtv broadcasts: I don t understand where you are getting the number 1296 from, or what the relationship is, if you could elaborate more on that statement I could better answer your question. As far as HD resolutions, there exist three current standards , 720p, 1080i,...

Home Theater: HELP! VIZIO HDTV, Phillips Surround Sound and Cox Cable Motorola DVR, cox cable, sound thanks
cox cable, sound thanks, traditional cable: Hello Jill, You need to make sure the optical cable is working. To make sure it is working, You need to plug one end in the DVR and look at the other end. If you see a red light DVR is working. The other end you need to plug in optical TV sound in. Then...

Home Theater: Headphone hookup, headphone amplifiers, headphone amplifier
headphone amplifiers, headphone amplifier, yamaha htr 5860: You could connect a headphone amplifier to the tape deck audio out, and use that to power headphones independently of the receiver (just set the record output feed to whichever source you d like to listen to). Inexpensive headphone amplifiers sell on Amazon...

Home Theater: Help Connect TV/Cable/ Reciever and DVD?VHS Combo w/ a Wii, broadcast television programs, cinch cable
broadcast television programs, cinch cable, cinch connectors: I m not finding a Pioneer VSX-P514-S, do you mean VSX-D514-S (as I m finding quite a bit on that). Assuming the D514 is your receiver, I would connect the Sony via YPbPr (Green/Red/Blue cinch connectors) to the YPbPr input on the receiver, along with a...

Home Theater: Home Theater Connection, home theater speakers, hdtv home theater
home theater speakers, hdtv home theater, sony hdtv: Hello, Yes Tony you are right that is the right connection. For TV sound, I recommend that you connect optical out of your Cable Box or if you have an optical out on your TV, you can take an OUT from there as well and connect it to your Sony HTS s TV audio...

Home Theater: Home Theater Setup, dish network 522, panasonic dmr es40v
dish network 522, panasonic dmr es40v, home theater mode: Hello Kenny, I assume that the system SA-HE200 is a Panasonic?. In order for me to respond to you accurately and give you the right advice, you need to furnish me with make and model of your systems in future. Instead of rejecting the question, I had to do...

Home Theater: Home Theater set up, cable hdmi, hdmi cable
cable hdmi, hdmi cable, coxial cable: I would not purchase an HDMI cable, as your receiver does not have HDMI connections, this is no problem though. You ll want to connect your DVR and DVD player via component (YPbPr) cables and either optical or coaxial S/PDIF to the receiver, follow this same...

Home Theater: Home Theatre hook-ups, blue ray dvd player, rca cables
blue ray dvd player, rca cables, sony blue ray dvd player: Hello Vince, True HD sound will be by HDMI, Optical or Digital Coaxial. Since you do not have any of these on your receiver, you are not getting Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound. Since you have all this HD equipment at home, my suggestion will be to upgrade...

Home Theater: Home Theatre Set-Up, home theatre system, composite cables
home theatre system, composite cables, hdmi inputs: Hello jennifer, Since you did not give me the make and the model number for your receiver, it is impossible for me to help you. I do not want to give you a generic answer but want to help you to get the best sound and maximum utility out of your system. ...

Home Theater: Home theater set-up, explorer 8300hd dvr, panasonic dvd player
explorer 8300hd dvr, panasonic dvd player, hdmi inputs: Yes, just connect the HDMI from the devices to your HDMI inputs on the television, then when you want to watch that device, switch to the appropriate input. Since the Panasonic only has one digital input, you will need to connect the blu-ray player when...

Home Theater: Home theater setup, optical digital input, s video cable
optical digital input, s video cable, rca television: Hi Moe, Yes, you can get the sound into the system. You will need to get an optical digital cable and connect it from your 360 to the optical digital input of the HDX275. You might have to go into the setup of the 360 and make sure that you have the audio...

Home Theater: Home theatre connection, pioneer dvdr, sharp lcd tv
pioneer dvdr, sharp lcd tv, bluray player: Is there provision for this kind of connection between the TV and receiver? If so, yes, this would work suitably. Do you use a cable box for watching television? If so, I would connect the cable box to an input on the receiver, both audio and video, and pass...

Home Theater: Hooking 2 A/V receivers to 1 speaker system, harman kardon avr 7200, harman kardon avr
harman kardon avr 7200, harman kardon avr, harmon kardon receiver: That s a very subjective question. If you feel that higher end cables are necessary, go for it. Personally, I don t care for the cheap stuff, but I also feel that a lot of the cable hype is nonsense. Check out www.tartancables.com or www.bluejeanscables.com...

Home Theater: Hooking up DVR, Wii & DVD/VCR to HDTV, audio video cables, wii
audio video cables, wii, hdmi cable: Hi Tony, The easiest way is to buy an AV receiver that you plug all your sources into and then run a single or at most a few cables to your television. You would then select the source on the receiver rather than on the television. Get a pair of small...

Home Theater: Hooking up Home Theater, video game systems, nintendo wii
video game systems, nintendo wii, digital to analog conversion: The television is likely not performing digital to analog conversion between the HDMI input and analog audio outputs. Try connecting your analog audio cables from the cable box directly to the receiver, see if that works for watching television. As far as...

Home Theater: HTIB TO TV HOOK UP HELP PLEASE!!, dlp tv, hdmi input
dlp tv, hdmi input, hook up: What kind of outputs does the DirecTV box present you? The PT960 should have an HDMI output, which I would connect to the television s HDMI input, and there should be a remaining optical or coaxial S/PDIF input on the receiver, which I would connect to the...

Home Theater: hdmi to dvi connection, hdmi inputs, hdmi to dvi cable
hdmi inputs, hdmi to dvi cable, cable work: Then this issue sounds like something you ll need to take up with Toshiba or JVC, as there is nothing further I can provide you. I do not generally handle repair questions, as I am not equipped to do so (I do not have the ability to physically act upon the...

Home Theater: home theater hookup, home theater hookup, sony bluray
home theater hookup, sony bluray, optical digital input: Hi Danny, It looks like it s possible to get all this to work with the 576WF. With a caveat, Here s how I might do it... VIDEO: 1) Connect the 576WF to HDMI input 1 on the television. 2) Connect the S350 to HDMI input 3 on the television. 3) Connect...

Home Theater: home theater problem, panasonic viera plasma, motorola dct
panasonic viera plasma, motorola dct, blu ray dvd player: Hi Adam, Connectivity for Denon Receiver: CONNECTIVITY Digital Inputs: Coaxial 2 Digital Inputs: Optical 2 HDMI 1.3a Inputs 2 HDMI 1.3a Outputs 1 Looking at these connection possibilities, you should connect HDMI out of Denon to your...

Home Theater: home theater system, exact model number, home theater system
exact model number, home theater system, video cord: Hi Bo, It s hard to say without the exact model number, but I did look up a Regent HT-391 on the web. You ll have to connect your sources, IE DVD player, Cable box etc to the video and audio inputs of the receiver. From the receiver you ll connect the...

Home Theater: home theatre hookup, home theatre hookup, play station 2
home theatre hookup, play station 2, box tv: Can you provide me some information in order to help you? Things I d need to know: make/model of the system in question, what components you d like to connect, including display (be it a television or projector), and what connections are available to you on...

Home Theater: home theatre purchase, dolby digital dts, pro logic ii
dolby digital dts, pro logic ii, home thatre: Hello, A while ago I read this article and I thought it will a great guide for you to follow when buying a Home Theater Sysytem. Buying a Home Theater System: Buying the Home Theater System involves thinking about a few important issues. First, you must...

Home Theater: home theatre purchase, law of diminishing returns, dolby digital ex
law of diminishing returns, dolby digital ex, home thatre: The main point that contributes to the price of a home theatre is quality, higher quality generally carries a higher price (however, the law of diminishing returns is in full force with audio equipment). I m not sure what the speaker question is, so if you...

Home Theater: how to hook up cable box, dvd and surround sound system, panasonic 42 inch plasma, panasonic 42 inch plasma tv
panasonic 42 inch plasma, panasonic 42 inch plasma tv, blu ray dvd player: Hello Cindy, After researching for hours I came up with these specs. However please note that nowhere on the web including the manufacturer s web site displays the specs in detail. This is what I suggest: Please connect your DVD player HDMI out to HDMI...

Home Theater: hook up dish satellite receiver, tv, vcr/dvd recorder player and cd player, stereo rca cable, hd satellite receiver
stereo rca cable, hd satellite receiver, satellite speakers: Hello Charles, These are the specs on your system. Looking at the specs, it is not clear how many inputs the system has. It only talks about TV input. Since I do not know the system real well, please check how many inputs the system has. If it has more than...

Home Theater: hook up home theater, rca cables, samsung 630
rca cables, samsung 630, sony dvd player: The A/V receiver is designed to be the center-point of your system, and handle all of the input/output switching. I believe in using a device to the extent of its abilities, instead of going straight to the TV which makes the system more or less a nightmare...

Home Theater: hook up magnavox dvd player to tv, mono vcr, magnavox dvd player
mono vcr, magnavox dvd player, temporaily: Hello Terry, This is not hometheater related question, but I will try helping you out. Your VCR is a mono VCR. RED and white indicates the system has a left and a right music source making it a stereo. Lack of red connector tells me that your VCR is a...

Home Theater: hooking up a computer to a tv, direct tv hd dvr, hitachi hdtv
direct tv hd dvr, hitachi hdtv, s video cable: You ll need a 3.5MM TRS to RCA stereo adapter, check Radio Shack or equivalent. For a higher quality solution look at a USB based audio processor or D/A converter, however consider this will come at five to ten times the price of the simple cable. -bob...

Home Theater: hooking up HDTV/DVD combo with surround sound, westinghouse lcd tv, lcd tv dvd combo
westinghouse lcd tv, lcd tv dvd combo, pioneer receiver: I would simply connect the optical output from the television to the receiver s optical input, there may be some required settings on both the TV and receiver menus to get everything on the same page , but I see no issue to prevent this from working. ...

Home Theater: kfd-55e2000, component costs, warranty
component costs, warranty, sony: I would contact the manufacturer (if I m not mistaken, that would be Sony, correct?) and see what the component costs to replace, or if there is another fix, if you re up to trying the splice, know that it may void your warranty, but it also may fix the problem....

Home Theater: Mitsubishi WS-55511, rear projection tv, mitsubishi ws
rear projection tv, mitsubishi ws, life expectancy: I m not really able to help with repairs, and this sounds like either an alignment issue, or something somewhat more severe. You may want to contact Mitsubishi and see if there is a service center near you. As far as replacement, there are always options,...

Home Theater: magnavox dvd recorder with vcr, channel input, atsc
channel input, atsc, single channel: Without a manual for this product I m going to have say yes, based on what you ve said, and based on how VCRs generally work. They usually have one, and only one, NTSC or ATSC tuner, meaning only a single channel input can be used, so whatever is being recorded,...

Home Theater: New Wii - no Sound, vizio tv, marrantz
vizio tv, marrantz, wii: Why not connect directly through your receiver, both video and audio? (as this is the proper function of a receiver) Generally you ll want to connect the receiver to your display to pass video feeds from the receiver along to the display, and all of...

Home Theater: outside antennas, uhf frequency range, center conductor
uhf frequency range, center conductor, digital signals: Hi Darren, What input are you connecting the antenna to on your television? Make sure that your connections are solid, if there is any part of the shield of the coax shorting to the center conductor, you will get no, or very crappy picture. Do you...

Home Theater: Pioneer SD-P5183-K, pioneer sd, insurance purposes
pioneer sd, insurance purposes, circuit city: Hello Wendy, I am not an expert on pricing, but I suggest you do this: Look at your TV, Know the screen size, know if your TV is a LCD, Plasma, regular tube. Then You must know how much you paid. Must know the age. Insurance company will ask you theses...

Home Theater: ps3 audio out, optical digital input, hdmi cable
optical digital input, hdmi cable, samsung hd: Hi Neil, Without knowing the specific model, I ll give a generic answer, but should be close. You will need to connect the optical digital output of the PS3 to an optical digital input of the samsung home theater receiver. Then, on most samsungs you...

Home Theater: questions re DTV changeover, rabbit ears, converter boxes
rabbit ears, converter boxes, tuning look: Hi Dan, 1) Yes, if you have an antenna on top of your house (or rabbit ears) you re going to have to get a digital converter box of some type. 2) I would say the best hookup in that scenario is to get two converter boxes and split the incoming antenna...

Home Theater: Radio streaming, onkyo tx, time harrison
onkyo tx, time harrison, internet tuner: Why not connect a desktop PC to the receiver, to act as an HTPC, and provide a connection to the internet? Other than that, you ll be looking at devices which rely on an existing WiFi network, and will work alongside a desktop or laptop PC. -bob ...

Home Theater: recommended types of a/v connections, yamaha rx, audio signals
yamaha rx, audio signals, speaker placement: S-Video is a video signal only, limited to 480i just as composite (yellow connectors usually) is, however it can afford somewhat higher video quality to some configurations. As far as the speaker placement, you want to follow the Yamaha user manual for...

Home Theater: regarding previous post/answer on PS3 hookup with THiB, lg 42 plasma, panasonic viera
lg 42 plasma, panasonic viera, lg 42 plasma hdtv: Things should work, as you plan to connect them, DTS should work with no issues (DTS Digital 5.1 or DTS Neo:6, not DTS Master Audio), as far as audio from BluRay discs, it should work, as in, you will get a multichannel audio signal, although I m not 100%...

Home Theater: SC-PT760 Panasonic home theater system, indoor tv antenna, video cassette recorder
indoor tv antenna, video cassette recorder, hdmi cables: Hi Leslie, I would make sure that your cable to your television is hooked up properly, and snuggly. Sometimes those HDMI connectors don t seat real well unless you give them a little push. Or, if you used the component video outputs make sure that you...

Home Theater: Sharp LCD TV/DVD and Scientific Atlanta HD PVR 8300, sharp lcd tv, rogers tech support
sharp lcd tv, rogers tech support, rogers cable: Hi Carl, It s all about the HDMI/HDCP handshake between the Television and the Cable Box. In a nutshell, cable box needs to see the televisions HDCP key before any video will be allowed to be sent to the display. If that key is not found, or there are...

Home Theater: Split Input / LCD TV, lcd tvs, cable tv
lcd tvs, cable tv, sultan: You could connect the LCD to your computer directly, and install a tuner device to the computer, allowing you to view TV in windowed mode alongside your computer s output. Anything more intracate than that will cost quite a bit, to the point that having a...

Home Theater: Suddenly lost Audio from Sony 50" LCD, sony wega 50, sony wega 50 lcd
sony wega 50, sony wega 50 lcd, denon receiver: Hi Mel, I would as how your television is connected to the Denon receiver, and what the model is of that receiver. I can think of a few things to check without that info though. 1) Make sure that either the TV output is in fixed output mode, or if...

Home Theater: Surge protectors and HDTV, outlet surge protector, lightning strikes
outlet surge protector, lightning strikes, frequent lightning: Hi Cheryl, The salesman was upselling you a bit I m afraid. It s not NECESSARY to have a surge protector, but, it doesn t hurt either. I would say if you can afford one, get one...if not, don t worry about it. Unless you live in an area that has frequent...

Home Theater: Surround and HD Dishnetwork DVR hook up, cinch connectors, panasonic dmr
cinch connectors, panasonic dmr, yamaha yht: If the DVR accepts YPbPr or HDMI input, then yes you could connect them in a linear fashion, and pass the DVR s output to the receiver. I don t believe your receiver will offer the ability to record through the receiver, at least not using HDMI or YPbPr (which...

Home Theater: Surround Sound Optical Settings, coaxial digital inputs, optical digital outputs
coaxial digital inputs, optical digital outputs, digital audio inputs: Hello Jack, This will give you idea Digital inputs and PCM: Digital audio inputs and outputs A home theater receiver s optical or coaxial digital inputs accept Dolby Digital and DTS signals from digital home theater sources (such as DVD and DBS). They...

Home Theater: Surround sound., blu ray dvd player, yamaha rx
blu ray dvd player, yamaha rx, optical connection: Hello Chris, If you are getting surround, then your optical is working. For you to figure out if Yamaha coaxial is working, I suggest you need to find a source like old DVD player and check it out, if it works then Blue Ray has a problem if it does not,...

Home Theater: satelitte t.v., rf modulator, cable point
rf modulator, cable point, dish network: The installer is really going to be more equipped to tell you what they can and cannot do with their equipment, I d wait and see what they say, if theres an issue, then consider getting a replacement television or something like an RF modulator if the box...

Home Theater: satellite receiver connection confusion, sony hdtv, receiver connection
sony hdtv, receiver connection, satellite receiver: Hello Siggy, You need to connect HDMI from your satellite receiver to HDMI IN on your Denon. Then connect HDMI OUT of Denon to your TV HDMI. This way if your Satellite Receiver has a Dolby Digital 5.1 signal, your receiver will give you surround sound....

Home Theater: sound field locked, change mode, mukul
change mode, mukul, power button: Hi Mukul, That s not a lot of information to work with, what is the model of receiver? But, I found this on a quick search. SF LOCK ON/OFF CHANGE MODE Procedure: 1. While pressing the [MUSIC] and [DMPORT] buttons, press the [POWER] button to...

Home Theater: surround sound, rca phono, s video output
rca phono, s video output, rca cables: Hello Louie, If you look at the specs of your system below, you will notice that this system has limitations. Fo ryou to hook up your PS3 for surround sound you need to connect SPDIF (Coaxial or Optical) from your PS3 to your surround sound system. For...

Home Theater: surround sound crackling speakers, crackling speakers, sony surround sound system
crackling speakers, sony surround sound system, sound component: Hi Colleen, How is the FIOS box hooked up to the surround sound system? If you remove the FIOS box connections and unplug it does the DVD still sound bad? If when you remove the FIOS, the DVD audio gets better, you could try moving the FIOS a little...

Home Theater: surround sound hook up, digital cable box, blue ray dvd player
digital cable box, blue ray dvd player, sony blue ray dvd player: Hello Gary, As you said, Again, I am using all HDMI cables to the TV. Thats the problem, You need to connect either optical, digital coaxial to your Panasonic Surround sound system for each unit you would like to hear the surround sound from. TV is...

Home Theater: Tevion ALCD3270 to LG D6430, dolby digital dts, dolby pro logic
dolby digital dts, dolby pro logic, pro logic ii: Hello Opal, The limitations on your system make s it impossible for what you are trying to accomplish. However, If you have audio out on you TV and please make sure you do have an audio out and not an in. Then you can connect that to your LG,s TV audio in...

Home Theater: Trutech Home Theater hook up to Toshiba PC, s video output, home theatre receiver
s video output, home theatre receiver, s video cable: You will need a separate audio connection, in addition to the video connection, in order for this system to work as envisioned. Does the PC have an s-video output? And does the home theatre receiver have an s-video input? What kind of audio connectivity do...

Home Theater: TV , Cable Box, DVD Surround Sound Receiver Hook-up, cinch connectors, rca cables
cinch connectors, rca cables, cinch connector: You won t be using HDMI with this setup, which isn t a problem. Connect the DVD player and DVR to the receiver via YPbPR (Red/Green/Blue cinch connectors), and coaxial (orange cinch connectors) S/PDIF audio. You can use any available RCA cables for these connections,...

Home Theater: TV compatibility, pioneer home theater, progressive scan dvd player
pioneer home theater, progressive scan dvd player, hdmi inputs: Well, I wouldn t worry much about Sony s Bravia branding, its a similar marketing movement as their somewhat older Wega/FD Trinitron advertisements of a few years ago, so it doesn t actually specify a standard. With this in mind, I wouldn t consider Sony for...

Home Theater: TV Repair--Samsung 60 inch DLP rear projection TV, pc hardware vendors, rear projection tv
pc hardware vendors, rear projection tv, worst case scenario: Honestly I don t really handle repair, although based on what you ve said, it d be worth a try at fixing (worst case scenario, you don t manage to fix it, and you re still out ~$450, best case scenario, you do fix it). If you aren t bothered by opening it...

Home Theater: a/v hookup, hdmi cable, home entertainment system
hdmi cable, home entertainment system, samsung dvd player: Yes, that should work with no issues, that receiver should have no issues with such a connection scheme. However, that will use all available HDMI ports, so future connections will need to be made with YPbPr and S/PDIF if you d like more HD quality sources,...

Home Theater: a.v.recivers, loudness of sound, resistor network
loudness of sound, resistor network, type of resistor: Hi Howard, Unfortunately, it doesn t work like that. I m sure you could come up with some type of resistor network to actually allow it to work, without loading the amplifiers of each receiver. But you have to ask yourself what are you gaining by doing...

Home Theater: voltage conversion, voltage conversion, internal conversion
voltage conversion, internal conversion, power consumption: 68W likely refers to the maximum input the device can handle, this is an educated guess, not a fact though, as these numbers may be slightly different in operation, a 100W capable adapter should allow the device to work on 110VAC, although I m not guranteeing...

Home Theater: getting volume out of HDMT stereo system, flat screen tv, hdmi input
flat screen tv, hdmi input, sound stereo system: If things are connected properly all audio should be handled by the surround or stereo theatre system, and you shouldn t be getting any audio through the television. Do you mean that there is no audio when viewing television? Also, the point about remote...

Home Theater: Wii surround sound connection, vcr input, panasonic receiver
vcr input, panasonic receiver, sound speakers: Hello Ken, You have A/V receiver, this means you can connect your audio and video sources to the unit and the video out/Monitor out to your TV. If you have the system connected to the TV, then connect the Red, White and Yellow to the VCR inputs, select the...

Home Theater: Bose Subwffer wire, bookshelf speakers, bose system
bookshelf speakers, bose system, rca jacks: No, you cannot connect the subwoofer to the television in this manner, the orange coaxial connection is a digital S/PDIF output, which requires a digital decoder (it will carry a two or six channel digital signal), and the subwoofer s inputs are likely either...

Home Theater: blue ray connection to home theatre, digital audio signal, digital audio input
digital audio signal, digital audio input, samsung hd: So your system has a digital input, which means you can connect it as originally mentioned, although you ll need to configure the Blu-ray player to transcode for DD or DTS, and not attempt to pass the lossless audio (otherwise you likely won t have audio,...

Home Theater: Components with amp and LCD TV, amp input, sony bravia 46 tv
amp input, sony bravia 46 tv, wii: You should only need a single connection from the amp to the TV, HDMI output. The cable box should be connected to the receiver via HDMI, the same for the VCR/DVD and Blu-ray player, the CD changer via optical (as you have it), and the Wii either via YPbPr...

Home Theater: Connecting 2 systems at home sharing the same DVD, Apple TV, Direct TV, rca cables, apple tv
rca cables, apple tv, outdoor speakers: Hello Marshall, In order for you to do this, you need to look at the inputs on your both systems. There must be 3 audio inputs on each system, Then split the audio out signal that is coming from DVD, Apple TV and Direct TV. You should have RCA audio out on...

Home Theater: Connecting DVD Player, analog to digital conversion, magnavox dvd player
analog to digital conversion, magnavox dvd player, epson projector: I m guessing your receiver isn t able to perform the analog to digital conversion required to pass an analog signal (S-Video) over a digital connection (HDMI). Connect an S-Video lead from your receiver to your projector, and all should be well, just remember...

Home Theater: Connecting HDTV / DVR / DVD / Receiver, samsung dlp, tv samsung
samsung dlp, tv samsung, hdmi: Hello, TV Samsung DLP 2 HDMI in / 2 component in / 2 svideo in / 3 audio video in / 1 audio video out ***** Connect HDMI out of Receiver to TV HDMI 2 IN. Then connect HDMI OUT of the cable box to HDMI 1 on your TV Cable DVR motorola 1 audio/video...

Home Theater: Connecting lg blu-ray home theater system to tv with audio, home theater system, capible
home theater system, capible, tv speakers: Hello Brock, Greetings from Hawaii, In order for you to have TV sound from your receiver, you need to connect an audio out of your cable box or if your TV has an audio out, from your TV. Connect audio out source to your Home Theater s TV or Aux audio in....

Home Theater: connect surround sound, samsung lcd tv, vcr tv
samsung lcd tv, vcr tv, denon receiver: Your components can be connected to work relatively well together, connect the DVD player to the TV via component, and stereo analog audio (can substitute HDMI if you have cables, but no need to purchase, makes no difference for quality), connect the cable...

Home Theater: connecting electronics, hdmi cables, hd stb
hdmi cables, hd stb, hd signals: What kind of outputs does the cable box have? The DVD/VCR unit should have YPbPr outputs (you ll need to use analog stereo audio for audio), which will correspond to YPbPr input on the HDTV, and the HD STB should have HDMI output, which will handle audio and...

Home Theater: DVD home theater system, a comcast hdtv receiver, tivo and wii., hdmi cables, home theater system
hdmi cables, home theater system, hdtv receiver: Hello Stefanie, HDMI out of Philips goes to TV. 1 Then connect your Cable receiver s audio out to Philips TV audio in. Please use appropriate cables. These can be optical, digital co-axial or RCA (red and white). Then connect the video out of Comcast...

Home Theater: HD Tuners, hd tuners, mitsubishi ws
hd tuners, mitsubishi ws, inch television: You will need a cable box from your service provider to view HD content from your cable provider, I would suggest contacting them regarding this feature. If your television has an ATSC tuner (may be marketed/labeled as a Digital Tuner ), it will be able...

Home Theater: Hdmi cable and hdtv help?, hdmi cables, monoprice
hdmi cables, monoprice, newegg: I believe I ve fielded this question before, honestly I m not understanding what the need here is, HDMI cables are relatively inexpensive (check Monoprice or Newegg if you re not seeing this), and unless the TV is missing enough inputs, I really see no reason...

Home Theater: Hdtv and hdmi cable help?, time warner cable box, hdmi cables
time warner cable box, hdmi cables, hdmi cable: Hello Darrin, Yes you do. HDMI is a HD Multimedia Interface. This connection carries HD video and HD audio. You will connect Blue Ray and Cable Box Using HDMI. ipod is not a HDMI device and needs to be connected using RCA cables if u want to listen to...

Home Theater: Hdtv and hdmi cable help?, time warner cable box, hdmi cables
time warner cable box, hdmi cables, hdmi cable: No, I see no reason to have a connection cable with no devices to connect, you will want to use the HDMI cables for your HD sources, the Blu-ray player and HD cable box (if it has HDMI output), the iPod dock may or may not have HDMI output, although honestly...

Home Theater: Home Theatre Sytem, digital optical cable, home theater system
digital optical cable, home theater system, hdmi cable: Hello Kerri, You need to connect audio out of Direct TV receiver to your Samsung HT s TV audio in. It could be an optical, digital co-axial or RCA. Please check at the back of your Direct TV Receiver and determine what matches with your Samsung s TV audio...

Home Theater: Home theater system help?, hmdi cables, hdmi cables
hmdi cables, hdmi cables, home theater system: With the switch scenario, you would need not only the cables required to connect the devices to the switch, but the cable to connect to the switch to your output device (Be it a TV or receiver), bringing you to a total of 6 cables (for five devices, and one...

Home Theater: Hook up, vhs playback, panasonic dmr
vhs playback, panasonic dmr, stereo analog: Connections for each component: Cable Box: HDMI or YPbPr (merely depends on what cables you have available) to TV Optical Digital Audio to Optical Video 2 In on Receiver CD Player: Stereo analog to L/R CD input on Receiver VHS/DVD: Video to...

Home Theater: Hooking up my ht to my hdtv, digital cable box, ht system
digital cable box, ht system, yellow cable: Hello Sam, Please connect HDMI OUT of your HT system to your TV HDMI IN. This gives you HD picture from DVD. Then connect audio out of your cable box using either the Optical, Digital Coaxial or RCA(red, white and yellow) cable to HT s TV audio in. Thank...

Home Theater: hook up equipment, panasonic dvd vcr, playstation xbox
panasonic dvd vcr, playstation xbox, radio shack: Hello Sue, You need to go and get a 3 in 1 switch from radio shack or any electronics store It will have 3 inputs and 1 output. Once you get this switch you need to connect All outs (Red, white and yellow) from Playstation, Xbox and DVD VCR combo to all...

Home Theater: hooking up electronic components to tv, rca cables, rca jacks
rca cables, rca jacks, component cables: Hello Joann, I am sorry I have no way of attaching a diagram. However, I will make it simple and easy to follow. Please connect DVD DVD audio out(RED AND WHITE RCA CABLES) to Sony s DVD audio IN . Connect your Component cables from DVD video out yo TV...

Home Theater: multiple converter boxes, converter boxes, atsc digital tuner
converter boxes, atsc digital tuner, rca jack: Connecting the converter boxes can be done with mono audio, simply connect one of the audio outputs (generally Left ) to the available mono input on the television or VCR. You won t get stereo sound, but audio will come through correctly, and the previous...

Home Theater: Need Help With Panasonic TH-50PX60U SC-PT750 combination, rca audio video cables, hdmi inputs
rca audio video cables, hdmi inputs, panasonic th 50px60u: Hello Israel, You do have a problem, your system does not have enough ports. You can use HDMI for Video input to TV, For composite Audio and video (RED WHITE AND YELLOW WIRES)You need to get a 4 in 1 out switch and you can get this at any electronics store....

Home Theater: Owners manual, park model, model home
park model, model home, home theatre: Honestly I can t think of somewhere reputable to provide an owner s manual, RCA may be able to sell you a copy if you contact them via email, although I wouldn t hold my breath there. However, if you d like to tell me what you re trying to connect, I can...

Home Theater: Pioneer VSX-D510, pioneer vsx d510, bookshelf speakers
pioneer vsx d510, bookshelf speakers, pioneer receiver: Can you provide more information regarding this click ? Is it a noise produced by the speakers, or within a component? (if within a component, which component?) As an aside, I would never suggest powering speakers from a headphone driver, as the low impedance...

Home Theater: PS3/Hometheater Video/Audio trouble, home theater speakers, panasonic dvd player
home theater speakers, panasonic dvd player, blue ray movies: The TV needs to be set to HDMI 3, in order to get a video feed from the PS3, while the home theatre unit needs to be set to its auxiliary digital input, in order to get an audio feed from the PS3. If this configuration is impossible, the issue is with the...

Home Theater: pioneer vsx 819H connect to subwoofer, pioneer receiver, pioneer vsx
pioneer receiver, pioneer vsx, level input: You could connect the VSX819 s LPF/Sub output to the sub s Low Level input (even if you only connect mono, it won t impact sound quality doing this). This isn t the perfect solution, although it should work for your system, given the available equipment....

Home Theater: S video cable, s video cable, satellite dish
s video cable, satellite dish, pravin: Hello Pravin, S-Video as it says is only a video cable, which will give you a fair to good picture quality, then you need to connect audio and depending on the availability of audio outs and I assume you will have the RCA (red and white) connectors on all...

Home Theater: Samsung 7100... No Audio, hdmi dvi cable, scientific atlanta explorer
hdmi dvi cable, scientific atlanta explorer, comcast cable: Dave, What you need is an audio out and please check the cable box mini to make sure it is an audio out. Best way to test will be connecting headphones to the cable box 3.5 mini. If it is an out, you should have sound. It is a straight forward connection....

Home Theater: SC-PT770 Audio for TV/Xbox, hdmi cables, sound thanks
hdmi cables, sound thanks, optical cable: Hello Thomas, Surround sound comes from the surround sound encoded DVD disks or from TV, if the broadcast is in surrouns sound. You will not have surround sound from TV if you have not subscribed to HD service and similarly no surround sound from X-Box if...

Home Theater: SC-PT960 Speaker jack, panasonic system, conventional speaker
panasonic system, conventional speaker, speaker outputs: Generally I would not suggest doing this, as the receiver with the Panasonic system is designed with just its kit speakers in mind, not a wide array of speakers from various manufacturers. The issue you could run into by wiring the system up to the non-Panasonic...

Home Theater: Sony Bravia to a Samsung lcd with cable, prologic ii, home theatre system
prologic ii, home theatre system, samsung lcd: Hello Joshua, Surround sound comes from surround sound source, TV programs do not broadcast surround sound unless you subscribed to HD service. The other way will be to turn on your prologic II decoder for TV sound and you should be able to hear simulated...

Home Theater: Stereo receiver hook up with HDMI, sony xbr, orange plug
sony xbr, orange plug, receiver yamaha: Hello Larry, You need to re-do the connection THE HDMI from comcast receiver you have connected to receiver should be removed and connected to TV HDMI IN. Then connect audio out from the Comcast and connect it to the receiver s TV audio in. Audio out could...

Home Theater: sony surround sound system RMU263?, sony surround sound system, suggestion
sony surround sound system, suggestion, sony: The system is going into clipping protection, as the result of overheating or similar, generally the suggestion is to turn the volume down to a more appropriate level, or move the unit to a less confined space so it isn t as likely to overheat. -bob ...

Home Theater: surround sound hook-up, klipsch sub10, klipsch quintet
klipsch sub10, klipsch quintet, yamaha rx: All videos signals from DVD, VCR, Playstaion 3, Xbox 360, Wii and other devices should be connected and controlled by the AV Receiver. Your TV signal can also be connected through the receiver, but I prefer to connect my TV video directly to TV. Thank...

Home Theater: TV, Blue Ray, and Home Theatre Set UP, sony home theatre, samsung plasma tv
sony home theatre, samsung plasma tv, sony home theatre system: Hello Karen, It should. First thing you need to do is look at your IN and OUT connections on your SONY, TV and DVD player. If your Sony has HDMI inputs and it should have 2 and should have a single output You need to connect that HDMI OUT to TV HDMI...

Home Theater: No tv sound from my Home Theater..., external atsc tuner, digital to analog converters
external atsc tuner, digital to analog converters, panasonic home theater: Yes, digital to analog converters exist, although the cheapest standalone models are in the $200+ range, as they re generally targetted at studio professionals and audiophiles. Honestly if cable/satellite is the plan, I would wait for that, as the set-top...

Home Theater: How to get 5.1 surround sound with Time Warner HD Box, digital cable box, component video cables
digital cable box, component video cables, time warner cable: Again, I would suggest trying a digital audio patch from the TV to the receiver, as it shouldn t require you to make this settings change every time the box is powered on, assuming the TV doesn t impose any of its own limits (its unlikely that it would). ...

Home Theater: Basic Connections Advice, optical cable splitter, tv hitachi
optical cable splitter, tv hitachi, samsung tv: Your LG HDD/DVD has a HDMI, S-Video, Optical audio as well as Digital coaxial audio out on the unit. The best way to connect this is to use Optical cable splitter, or if your audiobar has a digital coaxial input (Orange Plug), then you can plug it to it....

Home Theater: Blue Ray sound main dialouge comes from the rear speakers, is this right ?, wireless rear speakers, blue ray disc
wireless rear speakers, blue ray disc, rush hour 3: If other 5.1 sources are reproducing correctly, and you ve checked your connections (That the front speakers are connected to Front or Main (however this is labeled on the Samsung unit)), the issue very likely lies with the disc in question (Rush Hour...

Home Theater: Calibration, accurate level, led bulb
accurate level, led bulb, professional environment: I wouldn t honestly pay for calibration outside of a professional environment (where the display is being used for something like pre-production presswork), essentially all it will accomplish is adjusting the color/picture quality towards a more accurate...

Home Theater: Comparison Sony STR-SE501 vs. Kenwood VR-405, kenwood vr, amplifier stage
kenwood vr, amplifier stage, sony str: Better in what regard? Generally you ll want a receiver with the most available features for the money, and a solid amplifier stage, I m doubting much difference between these two, amplifier wise, so that just leaves features (such as HDMI, various format...

Home Theater: Connecting Samsung equipment, explorer 8300hd, many different ways
explorer 8300hd, many different ways, cablebox: Hello Mike, I will give you a basic configuration of how you should have this equipment connected. I do not know the type of ports you have and my answer will be very generic. For you to have your cable box/dvr connected the way you described it. You...

Home Theater: Connecting Yamaha RXV-365, digital audio input, digital audio output
digital audio input, digital audio output, hd tv: I m guessing all of your devices have HDMI output, based on this, I would connect them all to the TV via HDMI (I would suggest the receiver, but it doesn t have enough inputs, and will just complicate things if you try to share input switching duties between...

Home Theater: Connection, bose system, hdmi inputs
bose system, hdmi inputs, hdmi input: You ll want to connect the optical output from the BD player to the Bose system s audio input, and the HDMI output from the BD player to your TV (assuming a TV is included in this system, and that the TV has HDMI inputs). If you have further questions,...

Home Theater: Connections, dts neo 6, sony home theater
dts neo 6, sony home theater, sony home theater system: Generally surround sound is unavailable when viewing cable channels, as the vast majority of them are only broadcasting in stereo, so unless your receiver has a resampling feature such as Dolby Pro Logic II, DTS Neo:6, or Logic-7, the audio will be presented...

Home Theater: connecting blu ray home theater to tv, hdmi cables, direct tv hd receiver
hdmi cables, direct tv hd receiver, home theater system: You need to have the TV pass an audio signal back to the home theatre (currently the HD receiver and HT receiver are both sending the TV data, but there is no connection to let the TV share its incoming audio data with the HT receiver). This will likely...

Home Theater: connection of directtv,vizio tv, samsung surrond soun system, dts neo 6, vizio hdtv
dts neo 6, vizio hdtv, vizio tv: Firstly, you won t be using HDMI cables for all of the connections, as this is redundant, unncessary, and has no real influence on video or sound quality. You ll want to connect the HDMI outputs from the HD-DVR and HT system to the TV s HDMI inputs, and...

Home Theater: existing speaker connection to new sony., external amplifier, speaker amplifier
external amplifier, speaker amplifier, sony shop: The Sony shop is correct in this case, if they re telling you the television doesn t have an onboard speaker amplifier, you cannot connect speakers to it. You will need an external amplifier (or receiver) in order to connect speakers, especially surround sound,...

Home Theater: HDMI and component connections., samsung lcd hdtv, hdmi cable
samsung lcd hdtv, hdmi cable, digital to analog audio converter: Hello, It is a shame when you need to use an old DVD player because you do not have either HDMI or optical/ Coaxial inputs on the receiver. I suggest that you use your Blue Ray, because you get such great video quality from Blue Ray. To hear the sound, I...

Home Theater: HDMI connection, lg home cinema, lg plasma tv
lg home cinema, lg plasma tv, home cinema system: Hello Louis, Your question is not very clear to me, nor have you provided me with model numbers of your systems. Anyhow, you should make sure that you are connecting HDMI OUT of the Home Cinema to HDMI IN on your TV. Then if all fails, you need to call...

Home Theater: HDMI connection from Blue Ray DVD player to TV, blue ray dvd player, sony blue ray
blue ray dvd player, sony blue ray, sony blue ray dvd player: Just to clarify, you have the HDMI output of the Blu-ray player connected to an HDMI input on the television? Is the television set to the correct input? How was the system previously connected? Honestly, if everything is known to work, I d return...

Home Theater: Home theater system, home theater system, pdif
home theater system, pdif, home theatre: You ll need to provide an audio output connection from the TV to the home theatre unit, as currently it likely only has video out to the TV. Either Digital (also called S/PDIF) or analog (red and white connectors) will be suitable in this case, go with whichever...

Home Theater: Home theater system help?, home theater system, far sides
home theater system, far sides, left speaker: Honestly this is something I d suggest you to try out, either will be fine with respect to sonic clarity and so on, but you may prefer one placement scheme over the other, depending on where you sit, your viewing habits, and other personal preferences. You...

Home Theater: Hooking up DVD player, Cable Box and Surround Sound Home Theather System, home theather system, digital optical cable
home theather system, digital optical cable, samsung hd: Can you connect both sources (The cable box and DVD player) via HDMI to the TV? Then from there you ll want to connect the digital optical cable from the TV to the receiver. This will get you back to using the TV to select inputs (And it sounds like what you...

Home Theater: home projector picture giving me the blues, sanyo plv z2, color video settings
sanyo plv z2, color video settings, giving me the blues: Is this issue a problem with any input? How about heat (is the room exceptionally hot or cold, for example as the result of running household heat coming into winter)? What about adjusting color/video settings on the projector s OSD, does this change the blue/purple...

Home Theater: home theater, aiwa cx, spdif digital
aiwa cx, spdif digital, rca plug: You ll need a common ground connection here, either stereo analog output from the TV or a digital input on the stereo system. If the issue is simply a lack of a stereo analog feed from the TV, this is a quite simple fix, either purchase a VCR with stereo...

Home Theater: home theater connection, panasonic dvd vcr, panasonic dvd vcr combo
panasonic dvd vcr, panasonic dvd vcr combo, record capability: Hello Lew, Please connect HDMI out of your Denon to TV HDMI in. Then connect HDMI s of cable box and DVD/VCR to Denon HDMI IN. Then connect your CD/DVD player s audio out to Denon using Optical cable. Connect it to DVD audio in. Then connect video to Denon...

Home Theater: home theater system, broadcast line, centralized hub
broadcast line, centralized hub, service boxes: Such a switching device would either exist only in the professional broadcast space or as a custom design. The absolute highest end A/V receivers I can think of (in the $5000+ range) are capable of three zones at a single time, and only one or two of those...

Home Theater: getting my home theater to work with my tv, digital audio input, home theatre system
digital audio input, home theatre system, component cables: It sounds like you ve got a single connection that needs to be made with this system, the home theatre setup you ve got needs to pass a video signal to the TV (which it sounds like you ve done), but you also need to pass audio back from the TV to the home...

Home Theater: Incorrect audio output from SonyPS3 to Sony DAV-HD576WF, sony dav, composite cable
sony dav, composite cable, sonyps3: Hello Jason, I am not a technician, but the following should help you to troubleshoot. First change your composite cable. If it still has the problem You may have to switch red and white to check that PS3 out is OK. Then do the same with your entertainment...

Home Theater: putting a matching system together, wall mounted speakers, quintet systems
wall mounted speakers, quintet systems, cinema series: They won t provide the sonic performance as more conventional bookshelves or similar as surrounds, mostly due to their orientation above you, as opposed to beside you. If you think about the projection pattern as a conic, with in-ceiling s you re creating...

Home Theater: Optical Audio Setup, dts neo 6, satellite tv receiver
dts neo 6, satellite tv receiver, pro logic ii: I d leave it exactly as it is, as option 2 isn t possible (there are no splitters/combiners for optical, there are a few quite expensive switches, and they aren t exactly top notch quality). The reason you re getting sound on all speakers is because the...

Home Theater: Receiver with no hdmi hookup, pioneer sx, hook ups
pioneer sx, hook ups, panasonic plasma: Yes you ll be able to connect the existing sound system to the TV, just try to match the existing connections with the new TV as they are with the old TV (if theres an audio cable going from the TV to the receiver, match that, if theres a video signal going...

Home Theater: Speakers Surround sound, dolby prologic ii, home entertainment system
dolby prologic ii, home entertainment system, connecting a dvd player: Hello Roberta, Have you tried connecting a DVD player with Dolby Digital 5.1 DVD in it? If you tried you will hear all surround sound speakers will fire. Since TV does not produce surround sound signal and is in stereo, you will not hear all speakers. Just...

Home Theater: No sound from home theater system when using tv, video output signal, sony home theater
video output signal, sony home theater, digital audio cable: I m guessing the DVD player is built into the home theatre receiver unit (or came with it as part of a package?) In this case, you ll need to not only provide a video output signal to the TV from the DVD/receiver unit (it sounds as if you have already...

Home Theater: subwoofer hookup, sony str dg500, subwoofer amplifier
sony str dg500, subwoofer amplifier, subwoofer sony: You will either need a powered subwoofer (Sony makes a few decent models for around $100), or a subwoofer amplifier (I really wouldn t suggest this route, as available third-party amplifiers are generally targetted at the ultra high end, whereas the passive...

Home Theater: surround hook up, panasonic hdtv, input component
panasonic hdtv, input component, audio cables: Hello Bobbi, Without inputs and outs on your system or at least you should have given the model numbers of your equipment, I am sorry I can not answer your question. I require that you tell me what ports you have on your equipment you intend to connect....

Home Theater: surround sound, sound speakers, cable channels
sound speakers, cable channels, rca: This is likely normal, the surround sound system will not pass audio to the TV, as it uses its own speakers, and the TV is supposed to pass audio back to the surround receiver. In this case, you can disable the TV s speakers, as the surround sound system is...

Home Theater: Trouble shooting - Blu Ray and Home Theatre, home theatre system, hdmi cable
home theatre system, hdmi cable, broadcast tv: Do you get sound from Blu-ray/DVD playback? You ll need to connect an HDMI cable from the home theatre unit to the TV (for video from Blu-ray/DVD to reach the TV), and an audio signal from the TV to the receiver (for audio from broadcast TV to reach the...

Home Theater: Tube TVs, thrift stores, crt
thrift stores, crt, tvs: Unfortunately no, I know of no major retailer that still sells direct-view CRT displays. Furthermore, as far as I know, no manufacturer presently builds or distributes such devices. You could always try the used market, such as thrift stores or classified...

Home Theater: Video inputs on receivers, component video inputs, video conversion
component video inputs, video conversion, ypbpr: Generally you want to connect both the audio and video through the receiver, as it will handle input selection and so-on. Modern receivers simply offer more connections and types of connections, for example CVBS, S-Video, and YPbPr. A further connection you...

Home Theater: Vizio SV420M HDTV, hdmi input, hdmi cable
hdmi input, hdmi cable, tv speakers: What an odd issue. I would just bypass the TV entirely, connect your video signal to the TV via HDMI or YPbPr, and an audio signal to the A/V receiver from the box separately (if the receiver can actually handle an HDMI input with video/audio combined, go...

Home Theater: how to wire a home theater system for surround sound, series hd, rca audio
series hd, rca audio, sound signals: I would connect all of the video sources (such as the Blu-ray player, Wii, and cable box) to the TV appropriately, HDMI where available, and whatever is compatable otherwise. Then I would connect either an analog audio output or digital audio output from the...