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Level 7

Watching direct tv with sound bar

I do not have a ARC HDMI but I used the optional cable

that came with the sound bar. 
direct tv plugged into hdmi 1

sound bar hooked up to hdmi 3 

optical cable plugged in from bar to tv 

how can I get sound when I watch direct tv? Sound is fine with tv Roku applications. 

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Level 21

Re: Watching direct tv with sound bar

Go into the settings of the tv and refresh the hdmi-cec devices. 

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