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How do i hook up a magnavox flat tv to my sound system. Rca.

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How do i hook up a magnavox flat tv to my sound system

Technician's Assistant: Who makes your speaker or sound system?

Rca

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far with your RCA system?

The red and white cable for audio and it does nt work'

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

Is there a special cable i need

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Pete
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Hi pete

What is the model number of your Magnavox TV?

What is the model number of your RCA sound system?

What is the label on the connections on each device that you have connected the red and white cables to?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Rca rtb10323rlw Magnavox 50mf412b/f7
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
used hdmi
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I took off the red and white cables
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Blue ray works fine but tv no sound thru sound system

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Ok, you will need to use a Digital Audio Output cable to connect the audio signal from the TV to the sound system.

You can get one of these cables from a local electronics shop, or online:

https://www.amazon.com/AmazonBasics-Digital-Optical-Audio-Toslink/dp/B00NH11H38

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I see the optical connection on blue ray but don't see one on tv wherr is it

So you will require the following box to convert the signal from coax to optical:

https://www.amazon.com/C2G-40018-Coaxial-Optical-Converter/dp/B0002J2MV4/

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And a coax audio cable, eg.

https://www.amazon.com/AmazonBasics-Digital-Audio-Coaxial-Cable/dp/B01D5H8TS4/

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