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OK.......girlfriend thread......

Discussion in 'AV Receivers' started by Cam McFarland, Jun 19, 2004.

  1. Cam McFarland

    Cam McFarland Well-Known Member

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    I got my new HK7200....working great, but still VERY NEW
    to it.

    I had the big screen pulled out while setting things up &
    was still tweaking stuff.
    I mention to my GF that I eill be able to put it back soon.

    I go to the dentist, come back & she had shoved tv back
    to normal spot.....now no sound at all through receiver.
    Still worksd through big screen, but just flashes
    L & R on the speaker selector......


    I want to cry..............


    What do I do.
     
  2. Cam McFarland

    Cam McFarland Well-Known Member

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    I got my new HK7200....working great, but still VERY NEW
    to it.

    I had the big screen pulled out while setting things up &
    was still tweaking stuff.
    I mention to my GF that I eill be able to put it back soon.

    I go to the dentist, come back & she had shoved tv back
    to normal spot.....now no sound at all through receiver.
    Still worksd through big screen, but just flashes
    L & R on the speaker selector......


    I want to cry..............


    What do I do.
     
  3. Robb Roy

    Robb Roy Well-Known Member

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    Cam,

    It sounds to me like she pulled off some connection(s) when moving the TV back into place. I think you gotta' pull the TV back out and see what wires are underneath it, and not plugged into the receiver.

    -Robb
     
  4. Robb Roy

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    Cam,

    It sounds to me like she pulled off some connection(s) when moving the TV back into place. I think you gotta' pull the TV back out and see what wires are underneath it, and not plugged into the receiver.

    -Robb
     
  5. Cam McFarland

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    Hey Robb......before i posted, I pulled the tv back out & checked everything....I get sound from DVD to TV, but not
    DVD to receiver.....heck, not counting spreakers, there are only 4 wires plugged into the receiver & only one comes
    from the DVD player. [​IMG]
     
  6. Cam McFarland

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    Hey Robb......before i posted, I pulled the tv back out & checked everything....I get sound from DVD to TV, but not
    DVD to receiver.....heck, not counting spreakers, there are only 4 wires plugged into the receiver & only one comes
    from the DVD player. [​IMG]
     
  7. Cam McFarland

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    just getting the thing to play normally was giving me
    fits........stupid is as stupid does
     
  8. Cam McFarland

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    just getting the thing to play normally was giving me
    fits........stupid is as stupid does
     
  9. Robb Roy

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    Cam,

    If it's a toslink cable you still may want to check that it hasn't come loose. After that, run through the settings on the receiver again. I'm sure it's something simple. Receivers definitely top the list of overly complicated pieces of gear.

    -Robb
     
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    Cam,

    If it's a toslink cable you still may want to check that it hasn't come loose. After that, run through the settings on the receiver again. I'm sure it's something simple. Receivers definitely top the list of overly complicated pieces of gear.

    -Robb
     
  11. Cam McFarland

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    whatever toslink is.....lol

    I have been trying to run through settings , but still cant
    get anything out of it....I'll keep trying.


    I need to find a Houston local that can show me how to work
    this darn thing......[​IMG]
     
  12. Cam McFarland

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    whatever toslink is.....lol

    I have been trying to run through settings , but still cant
    get anything out of it....I'll keep trying.


    I need to find a Houston local that can show me how to work
    this darn thing......[​IMG]
     
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    toslink is the optical cable
     
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    toslink is the optical cable
     
  15. Robb Roy

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    Cam,

    StephenHa must've been in at the same time. See above.

    -Robb
     
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    Cam,

    StephenHa must've been in at the same time. See above.

    -Robb
     
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    Cam,

    I think we are all overlooking the fundamental problem here. And that is making sure the GF keeps her mits off your gear!
     
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    Cam,

    I think we are all overlooking the fundamental problem here. And that is making sure the GF keeps her mits off your gear!
     
  19. Cam McFarland

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    LMFAO!!

    Yeah, I was calm as possible when I tried to tell her
    that................
    ..............
    ................
    ............
    ...........

    For about the 82nd time!!!


    Worst part is that I will finish my DIY Tempest sub
    tomorrow most likely &, well, its gonna kinda be hard to try out with current sitiuation.

    Anyway, been working on it all day & I'm beat, so I'm gonna
    watch a DVD..........no wait, I cant......[​IMG]

    I'm going to sleep, tomorrow is another day & I will try
    rewiring everything (oh joy).

    Thanks for everything guys...as always!!
     
  20. Cam McFarland

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    LMFAO!!

    Yeah, I was calm as possible when I tried to tell her
    that................
    ..............
    ................
    ............
    ...........

    For about the 82nd time!!!


    Worst part is that I will finish my DIY Tempest sub
    tomorrow most likely &, well, its gonna kinda be hard to try out with current sitiuation.

    Anyway, been working on it all day & I'm beat, so I'm gonna
    watch a DVD..........no wait, I cant......[​IMG]

    I'm going to sleep, tomorrow is another day & I will try
    rewiring everything (oh joy).

    Thanks for everything guys...as always!!
     

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