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I have a sony str-k660p surround i want to use as my audio device on my pc I have had no sound issues with this hp pavillion

Technician's Assistant: Is this happening with internal or external speakers?

External

Technician's Assistant: Did you try updating the sound driver on your Pavilion?

Yes and it fixed it last time. sees the power supply or the built in amp. that those little speakers want hold up

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Computer Expert to know before I connect you?

I have a son play station 2 and a sony dvd which one should I use to play cds on my surround

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Electronics Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 6 months ago

The Sony DVD player would be best for playing your CDs on your surround sound system.

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