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I have a bose lifestyle 48 and need a optical cord to hook up with direct tv box. my system has not worked since we got a new cable box. what should i do. no one can hoop it up for 2 years.

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We have called bose but they want too much more to come out. directed tv said everything went to hdmi and no uses red,yellow or white cords now, everything is digital and i need an optical cord. but the system will not play alone either

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Technician: Aric, Engineer replied 1 year ago

I'm sorry, I'm unsure what you're asking in this question. Are you simply saying you would like to find where to purchase an optical cable?

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Technician: Aric, Engineer replied 1 year ago

You can then plug that cable into the "TV" optical port on the back of the Bose, and then plug the other end into whatever device you're looking to send sound from- either the Cable/SAT box, or the TV itself. You then set the "Source" setting on the Bose to "TV" to activate this port. If you need further assistance once you have this cable connected- simply send a reply back here anytime and I can help you further.

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