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Topic # 160352 3-Jan-2015 14:30
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Hi all,

I have MySky with the HD ticket so getting 5.1 sound out of all the usual channels via optical into a Panny home theatre box. 

Is there any way to change to sound output to just 2.0 as I want to route the sound via the TV (HDMI) so I can free up the optical port on the home theatre for the Apple TV? Getting rid of HD is not an option!

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  Reply # 1207713 3-Jan-2015 16:28
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Won't your TV downmix the 5.1 from the HDMI to 2.0?

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  Reply # 1207717 3-Jan-2015 16:36
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Change the Sound to HDMI output / unplug the TOSLink cable from the Mysky box.
Let your TV pass the sound onto the speakers.



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  Reply # 1208769 5-Jan-2015 20:27
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Thanks for the suggestions, I will try once I can get near the TV...

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