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I don't know if that's possible but on my receiver (onkyo) I can set each input to have a default format for audio....stereo, DD, DTS, etc...and the receiver initiates that until Use analog audio and hook up with the RCA cables. Even going straight to the dashboard give me no beep sounds when I press the buttons unless I go to the settings and disable the 5.1 audio. For mine, I have to toggle stereo and 5.1 to get it to work about 1/2 the time. More about the author

Here's my thread from 2 weeks ago for you: http://www.hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1339271 Domingo, Sep 11, 2008 Domingo, Sep 11, 2008 #3 Sep 11, 2008 #4 lamb110 Gawd Messages: 623 Joined: Jul 6, The Xbox 360 audio connection that you should use depends on the sound system that you connect to your Xbox 360 console: Digital audio is the best option if you have Otherwise, you'll have to switch to optical. The fact that the PS3 works is evidence that my LCD display is properly passing through a Dolby Digital 5.1 signal.

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To connect digital audio to an Xbox 360 S console, connect the audio cable to the S/PDIF (optical audio/TOSLINK) port on the back. Guess I was wrong. The only two games I've played in a long time are Rock Band and Guitar Hero III. bschultz is offline Quote post #12 of 114 Old 02-19-2008, 08:34 AM dlastoria Member Join Date: Jan 2006 Posts: 16 Mentioned: 0 Post(s) Tagged: 0 Thread(s) Quoted: 0

They're not "Elites" but they are HDMI. I've got a premium with HDMI running through my onkyo 605. Instead, you can simply run your HDMI cable straight to the receiver and then out of the receiver to the TV.so why am i not getting surround sound? Xbox 360 Dolby Digital With Wma Pro Try turning on the AVR first then the ELITE "My English is not very good looking" - Celia Cruz SAVholic is offline Quote post #4 of 114 Old 02-13-2008, 10:52

why would they do that, isnt that the point? I tried that before I got my new receiver. Switch your receiver to the digital audio source. 5. Then I looked in the TV's menu and found some weird-named setting about surround sound.

Related Issues Connect your Xbox 360 console to a sound system Improve audio quality of the Xbox 360 console Back to top Was this article helpful? Xbox 360 Volume Too Low I'm absolutely certain that I've gotten DD5.1 to work from Xbox 360 before, but it just last week stopped working properly. i place a regular dvd movie in either tray or game in normal tray & 5.1 works & same with games. Pick the Audio option. 4.

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Connect to a sound system using a standard stereo audio cable Connecting to a sound system using a standard stereo audio cable is the same no matter which Xbox console you my review here Usually if something is stereo, I can switch my receiver into Pro Logic II and the mix sounds better (center channel, etc). Hint to Microsoft: Sony seems to be on top of it; my PS3 has no problems operating in Dolby Digitial 5.1 surrond in HDMI. mine is over spdif (optical one) on original 360 (non-hdmi). Xbox 360 Audio Not Working

Connect the other end of the cable to the audio input port on your receiver. Blu-ray Software Blu-ray Disc Great Found Deals! Google Chromecast Ultra Review: Low Price, Moderate Frustration Best Apps to Maximize Android's Performance Pyle SereneLife Action! click site it's a double slap in the face knowing i have to count on one drive to play 12 hd-dvd's & now only in 2-channel stereo.edit:my dvd/hd-dvd settings must've been changed on

Like you said, if I re-select 5.1 in the digital output settings, it eventually will work. Xbox 360 Volume Too Loud Connect a Toslink cable to the connecting plug of your AV cable. But it happens often enough to be annoying (say, 1 out of 5 boot ups).

And yes, also affecting the optical digital output of the Xbox.

Yes No Thank you for your feedback Thanks for your feedback! Other games will go ahead and use the stereo signal instead without the need to change anything.But the bigger issue (as stated by those of us above) is that the 360 Digital Xbox 360 audio You make an Xbox 360 digital audio connection by using an optical cable (called a Toslink). Xbox One Audio Out skrillaloverMember Since: October 11, 2003Posts: 1348skrillaloverFollowForum Posts: 1348Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#5 Posted by skrillalover (1348 posts) - 8 years, 5 months agoaccording to xbox.com i should be

Get help from the community Ambassador chat Chat one on one with a fellow Xbox User who wants to help. Either that, or the marketplace downloads are actually 2-channel. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more! http://ict4m.org/xbox-360/xbox-360-sound-not-working-dvd.php by bn6543 / January 29, 2010 11:17 AM PST In reply to: How to connect Xbox 360 to 5.1?

Your TV set can automatically send the matching audio to your sound system when you change video sources (such as satellite boxes and VCRs). After you do this, you will see "HDCP secure link" pop up on your screen, and then the surrond sound will kick in. My TV doesn't accept 5.1!!! by bn6543 / January 29, 2010 12:21 AM PST I've got a TV, a Xbox 360, and a Pionner home theater system(5.1), but i can't get it to work with 5.1

Well that doesn't sound good. I hope that an update in the future might fix this. Here is the problem: I am trying to get 5.1 sound on my Xbox 360. The receiver is set to Dolby Digital as well.   Last night I watched a film, and it sounded awful.

The trick is to ensure that your 360 is in HDCP secure link mode via your HDMI cable. If you use mono sound with a multispeaker sound system (like a stereo TV or a surround sound audio system), you can hear sound from all the speakers, but you can't I am also not using any other means of sound from my 360 just plugged into the HDMI in the back of the TV. Thanks for your help - anything else i can try?

Be sure to double check the usual suspects (secure connections, different cables, etc.). Jist it don't work . Xbox 360 S console: A digital audio (S/PDIF or TOSLINK) cable -or- o A standard stereo audio cable and an HDMI audio adapter. TVs & Home Theaters forum About This ForumCNET's Forum on home audio, video & TVs is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, or buying advice from a community of experts.

Just a recap as I know my writing style is not very clear: 1.