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 I connected my amp to my tv via the head fone jack and sound is better then the optical cable Forum 5.1 not working when connected to TV via hdmi then optical out Forum SolvedNo sound from TV to Computer. Connected via RCA to 3.5 Cable! Forum No sound on TV when connected to AVR via HDMI 1.3 cable Forum Solvedwhen I connect my laptop to tv, via hdmi cable, I have sound on laptop but not through tv, it doesnt show tv brand (philips) i Forum How do I output 5.1 sound from Sony Vegas Pro 10 using optical cable to 5.1 receiver? Forum SolvedHumming sound when TV connected to PC via Forum Can't have 5.1 on pc games via optical/digital connection on Z906 speakers Forum Solvedsound not playing through any speakers but only through a tv connected via HDMI. help! Forum What sound card actually will output 5.1 via optical/coaxial Forum 5.1 surround sound with digital optical cable? Forum Motherboard sound versus dedicated sound via optical cable Forum Solvedcan't get sound on my TV when connected to my laptop with HDMI cable Forum No optical cable on TV and new soundbar ONLY has that option 2 connect. TV: Westinghouse DWM32H1Y1, Soundbar: Yamaha YAS-CU201 Forum Compaq Presario Desktop PC connected to a 32" HD TV via HDMI but no sound? Any help? Forum SolvedI have a odd problem connecting my laptop to my LCD TV via VGA cable. Short cable vs. long cable? A little help please. Forum I have connected my laptop with my tv via vga cable and it works but when i open Forum Building computer connecting via HDMI cable to tv for inital setup? Forum SolvedLaptop no longer connecting to TV via HDMI cable after move. Forum i have sound through my tv when the hdmi cable is connected but no sound on my laptop when i disconnect the hdmi cable Forum More resources Read discussions in other Home Audio categories Headsets High-End Audio MP3 Players Pioneer Pro Audio Speakers Yamaha !