Connection Question. Tags: Sound Cards Connection Basic Components Product Last response: September 28, 2010 2:38 PM in Components Share Zeus344 September 24, 2010 9:49:34 PM Sorry, I'm new at this so my question is probably going to seem really basic. What are the appropriate connection wires to buy to hook up this sound card to this receiver? More about : connection question ct1615 September 24, 2010 10:15:40 PM actually that is a good question since your sound card lacks an coaxial or digital out. a mini-jack to rca adapter should do the trick though but the signal will be in stereo (two channel) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Zeus344 September 24, 2010 10:53:14 PM It's a 5.1 sound card. What is it that my setup is missing that is keeping me from using that option. How is the card normally connected to get 5.1 feedback? m 0 l Related resources i have internet cafe and i have 2 different connection 1 for gaming and 1 for browsing ...the Question is i want to do 2 conne - Forum Powerline connection Question - Forum Monitor Connection Question - Forum Fan header connection question. - Forum Grounding Connection Question - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ct1615 September 24, 2010 11:13:12 PM one of two ways the SC connects to active speaker(s) with lines in/out specific for PC sound cards. these speakers tend to have an amplifier built into one of them (usually the sub for 2.1 +) you run a digital out (usually coaxial, optical or HDMI) to a receiver/amp which itself is connected to passive speakers. like the one in this image with its optical out http://www.newegg.com/Product/ImageGallery.aspx?CurImag... m 0 l Zeus344 September 28, 2010 2:38:40 PM Thanks for the info. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedA simple DVI connection question. Forum SolvedGeforce GTX 750 ti 6 pin connection question Forum SolvedQuick question about my fans/mobo connection Forum Solvedquestion about laptop with damaged screen (asus x551c); external monitor connection Forum SolvedFan connection question. Forum SolvedGpu connection question Forum SolvedAsus z77-v lx noob Fan Connection Question Forum Long range (1000') outdoor WiFi connection transmission question Forum Corsair 400r...Connection question. Forum SolvedWireless connection question! Forum SolvedQuick fan connection question! Forum SolvedMostly built HTPC - Audio connection question Forum case fans connection question Forum SolvedInternet Connection Questions Forum connection related question. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !