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No picture on tv but get sound when hooking up yamaha rxv665

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no picture on tv but get sound when hooking up yamaha rxv665 to tv
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Customer: hdmi cable from cable box to hdmi1 input on yamaha
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Customer: hdmi cable from hdmi out to tv. get sound but no picture. tv technician remotely evaluated tv and says it is a yamaha setting
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Home Theater-Stereo
Expert:  Aric replied 8 months ago.

Hello and sorry you're having problems. In order to solve this I need to ask you a few questions.

1) What is the model number off of the back of the TV?

2) How long of an HDMI cable are you using from the Yamaha to the TV?

3) What sources are connected to the Yamaha using WHAT type of cabling (for example: Cable Box connected to HDMI SAT/CBL port on Yamaha, etc.)?