Why wont sound work through HDMI?

Answer HDMI is designed to carry audio with the video signal. There can be a few reasons why the sound isn't working. Here are some suggestions: If the signal source is using a DVI connector, there will b... Read More »

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Playstion 3 hooked up to HDMI cable to freinds tv and now wont work on my projection tv?

I think maybe you should change the display settings. Some televisions support only some specific display format. Maybe if you unchecked 1080p under the display settings will help.I'm only guessin... Read More »

Im using a dvi-to-hdmi cable from my computer to my pioneer vsx1120k the dvi does not carry sound so im using a rca cable im only getting sound from my receiver when there is no hdmi signal any ideas?

Change the audio input selection on the Pioneer from Auto to Analog. The auto mode expects the audio to come from the HDMI port when it is plugged in.

Should I be surprised that my surround sound does not work without a hdmi cable?

Not really.Most company's have only started adding this to their system over the past two years.Most smaller Home Theater box systems (that costing less than five hundred dollars) Still don't offer... Read More »

I recently put in a new graphics card and now my sound wont work?

Yes, you need to switch your default audio device from the Nvidia HDMI (which was installed along with your new graphics card) back to your motherboard sound.Just click your start button, then Cont... Read More »