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I'm re wiring a bit of my entertainment center. What the best way to pass sound from my gtx 460 in the htpc to the stereo/ tv? It's an onkyo Ht package http://www.eu.onkyo.com/products/AVX-380.html. I'm thinking of trying all hdmi's into the stereo, then the one out to the tv? sound right? I have a xifi xtreme gamer laying around i could use also. This http://www.sharpusa.com/ForHome/Home...60LE810UN.aspx is the tv and i'm using directv.

How do you have yours setup?
    
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yea in theory it should with really good sound quailtity but you must make sure that when you hook the cable to the receiver that you receiver can decode audio from the hdmi; my reciver cant decode audio from hdmi and can only though optical cables
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Says it carries audio and video on the hdmi, and its 1.4a compliant.
    
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My HTPC is set up as follows:
PC Videocard HDMI into --> Receiver HDMI IN---> Receiver HDMI OUT---> TV
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My HTPC is set up as follows:
PC Videocard HDMI into --> Receiver HDMI IN---> Receiver HDMI OUT---> TV
Thats how i just set it up. 5.1 dts started working immediately.
    
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