Help with External Dolby decoder

By bretty
Aug 30, 2002
  1. I have just bought some YAMAHA TSS-1 speakers.
    These speakers have a external amp/decoder.

    I have connected the speakers, and the PC to its inputs. There are 2 digital ins, one optical and the other COAX. Since I dont have optical out in the SBLIVE 5.1, I connected this using the mini plug to RCA connection.
    I have also connected the fron and rear speakers to the analoge inputs.

    Now, this system works fine for games, but the real reason I bought them was for digital DVD. I get nothing but silence when I enable SP-DIF out in my software player. I can play the movie using the 4 channel option, altough that it not why I bought the speakers.

    Any help, or suggestions will be GREATLY appreciated

    Thanks all.
  2. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345   +11

    I think real S/PDIF out comes with Live!Drive.
  3. TS | Thomas

    TS | Thomas TS Rookie Posts: 1,319

    Have you Unticked AC-3 decode in Audio HQ/Speakers - Settings applet?
  4. bretty

    bretty TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 92

    Thanks, I have fixed it the problem.

    I had a stereo plug, it actually needed a mono one. Its all good. Thanks for your replys.
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