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Ultimate Geek


# 36132 19-Jun-2009 19:25
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After having freeview hd for a while, you realise how many programs are only in stereo. So because of this I want to leave my receiver in prologic mode so it outputs the stereo signal as 5.1.

However, this is a problem when I play music from the media center as I want it to come out in stereo and not 5.1.

I know that if the pc sends a dts or dolby digital signal, it overrides the prologic on the receiver, so my Q is. Can I get media player/center to send it as a dolby digital signal but with only 2 channels?

Or should I stop complaing and not use prologic.

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  # 226991 20-Jun-2009 13:20
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If it helps I've programmed some spare buttons on my logitech remote to flick between stereo mode and prologic mode depending on whether I'm watching TV/movies or listening to music. Obviously if a dolby digital signal comes through it overrides these and switches to dolby digital mode.



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  # 226993 20-Jun-2009 13:27
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Yep, I was googling that last night. Going to a logitech remote with macros. Might have to be the way to go.

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