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post #1 of 4 Old 12-07-2013, 06:02 AM - Thread Starter
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Please forgive my ignorance on these systems, I'm getting to that age where I am not sure if I am applying the correct logic.

I just bought a Samsun F8000 65" and it has a lot of apps and features and will soon be hooking it up.

Now prior to the purchase of this TV, all of my peripherals (BR, Cable box & apple TV were input to the Pioneer Vsx 1020 which essentially sent everything up to the TV. The TV's speakers were shut off.

Now, suppose I want to avail myself to some features on the TV, like special apps or internet connectivity. How do I get the TV's audio to the pioneer so it can play out of my surround sound? In doing so will I screw up anything else?

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Connect an optical cable from the TV to an input on the receiver and then select that input to hear the sound. It won't affect anything else in your setup.
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Thank you...that did it!
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Glad to help. Enjoy.
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