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Optical S/PDIF Toslink doesnt work on ASRock Extreme4

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Maybe ocn will be able to help me where google has failed me haha..

I have a pair of Tritton 720's ive used for a few years... used to use them for xbox360/ps3 gaming but now im mostly on the pc...

I plug my toslink cable into the onboard optical out port and plug it into the tritton receiver... right click on volume go to playback devices and set Realtek Digital Output as default... it shows green bars like its playing sound but i dont hear anything on the headset... if i plug the amp in via usb, i can use the usb to hear but not via toslink... the sound quality via usb is terrible compared to using the amp...

here are the specs that the website list for the audio controller

AX720 Audio Controller

Dolby Digital
Yes
Dolby Headphone
Yes
Digital Audio Inputs
Optical/Digital

i'm at a loss for what to try next, tried reboot, tried updating drivers, nothing works...
    
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i think you need to specify the tos link over just realtek hd audio.
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i think you need to specify the tos link over just realtek hd audio.
how would i go about doing that
    
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Is SPDIF-interface listed in your playback list?
If so use that one, since that's the one you use.

Also, (though I am sure you've double-checked this) make sure your amp/receiver is 'listening' on the correct input.

I have to manually command my receiver to listen to an input (eg. OPT1 to 3 or Analog or COAX etc.).
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Is SPDIF-interface listed in your playback list?
If so use that one, since that's the one you use.

Also, (though I am sure you've double-checked this) make sure your amp/receiver is 'listening' on the correct input.

I have to manually command my receiver to listen to an input (eg. OPT1 to 3 or Analog or COAX etc.).
ive done both of those... the receiver im using only uses usb and optical and it can use both at the same time so that shouldnt be a problem...
    
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