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post #1 of 4 Old 06-19-2013, 02:21 PM - Thread Starter
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How do I get streaming video sound to come through my A/V receiver? I'm streaming video from Amazon.com Instant Video to a Samsung Smart TV. Since the video is being streamed via the WiFi, how do I get the sound through my A/V receiver? For now I can only get the sound through the TV speakers.
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If your tv has an optical out for audio (and a setting to change from internal to external speakers) you could connect that to your avr. Post your tv model number if you can't tell from the manual.
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Thanks. I almost completely forgot about the optical out audio since most of my connections are HDMI.
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If your tv and avr are HDMI ARC capable that's another possibility, but you may not get multichannel sound that way.

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