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How can I connect my Acer Chromebook 15 to the Pioneer

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How can I connect my Acer Chromebook 15 to the Pioneer VSX-522 Amplifier to play music from a back up drive.

Technician's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Pioneer is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

Two years old. VSX-522-K

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

I just got the PC made the connection from the Aux port to the USB port no sound.

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

I also made connection from USB on the PC to the USB on the AMP.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Home Theater-Stereo
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Technician: ITPeter, Engineer replied 10 months ago

You can use an audio cable with a 3.5mm plug that you connect to the headphone jack to play music from the Chromebook through the Pioneer system:

https://www.amazon.com/AmazonBasics-3-5mm-Stereo-Audio-Cable/dp/B00NO73MUQ/

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