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I have a csm sound bar. But do not know how to connect the

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I have a csm sound bar. But do not know how to connect the coaxial cable .
or the rca cables
the t v is a vizio
Hello there and welcome to Just Answer. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will be assisting you today. I am an engineer with over 30 years of electrical and electronic training, repair and installation experience. I will try and answer your question accurately and precisely so that we can get you on your way.

Now..can you tell me the exact make and model of the sound bar please?

Then we can get started.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

coby csmp90

Ok, let me just check the TV's specs for a second.

I'll be right back.

Ok, this TV only has a headphone jack as a way of outputting audio.

Let's try a different angle here: what is connected to the TV other than a cable box? Anything?

Please let me know so that we can continue.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Ok, then the best way to do this is to connect the red and white jacks on the cable box to the red and white jacks on the sound bar.

Use a simple pair of RCA cables between the two.

That should get you up and running.

Let me know if you need more help with this.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Im not connected to a cable box

Ahh, then I misunderstood you. I apologize.

The only other option therefore is use the headphone jack and convert that to two RCA cables. You will need >>>ONE OF THESE<<<

Plug the small end into the TV and the two RCAs into the sound bar.

Sorry again for the confusion. Your TV unfortunately does not have a digital audio output.

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