No sound from 5.1 when connected to tv via optical cable Tags: High-End Audio TV Philips Cable Sharp Audio Last response: August 17, 2012 3:38 PM in Home Audio Share kumarana August 17, 2012 1:20:29 PM no sound from 5.1 when connected to tv via optical cable philips 5.1 surround sharp tv both have optical out More about : sound connected optical cable jcoultas98 a b x TV August 17, 2012 3:38:32 PM You need to take your optical out from the TV to the optical in on the HTIB. If you aren't using HDMI, or OTA HD for your television signal, Your TV has to support audio passthrouh to optical to work with non digital signals. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forum5.1 not working when connected to TV via hdmi then optical out ForumWhat sound card actually will output 5.1 via optical /coaxial ForumNewbie! Help with understanding some 5.1 sound setup and cable box.. Forum5.1 wont play through optical SPDIF output ForumNeed a Soundcard with 5.1 Through Optical ForumCheap 5.1 Speakers with Optical Input? ForumSound card for optical to 5.1 jacks Forum5.1 surround sound with digital optical cable ? ForumBest way to connect HK AVR330 to a creative sound blaster X-FI titanium via opti Forumoptical 5.1 surround sound card ForumNeed help connecting laptop to tv through sound system ForumNo sound on TV when connected to AVR via HDMI 1.3 cable ForumISO New Sound Card & need Optical 5.1 or 7.1 out ForumBest PCI-e sound card for gaming/movies in 5.1 ForumSP2500's or Another Subwoofer? ForumHelp Building 5.1 surround HTPC Forum5.1 surround sound speaker issues Forum[Solved] Hissing sound ForumCyborg FREQ5 USB sound distorted and crackling Forum[Solved] Gravely sound from my reciever More resources Read discussions in other Home Audio categories Headsets High-End Audio MP3 Players Pioneer Pro Audio Speakers Yamaha !