5.1 Audio Problems

Forum discussion tagged with 5.1 Audio Problems.
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    Question Receiver randomly dying (I think) ?

    I have a JVC TH-A5 DVD Digital Theater System. Earlier today I turn it on and all was fine then all of a sudden it started making thudding and popping sounds (not from the receiver but from the speakers and sub). It also froze up to where I couldn't actively see if I was changing the mode or...
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    Question 5.1 audio set with 3 audio pins on MOBO

    Hello, I recently bought a Logitech Z506 5.1 speaker set to be paired with my Asrock B550M Pro4 motherboard. Unfortunately I haven't been able to get these into 5.1 surround audio. I think this has to do with the problem of only 3 audio jacks being present on my motherboard. Windows doesn't...
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    Question No surround or bass on 5.1 speakers after Windows 10 reinstall ?

    Hello everyone, a few days ago I decided to upgrade my system. After installing the new components, B460 Phantom Gaming 4 motherboard, Intel i5 10400f cpu and 2060 rtx graphics card, I had to reinstall Windows to get it working, and decided it is probably a good idea to format my OS drive as...
  4. JuanREIES

    [SOLVED] XEAR Surround Max not working?

    I have been tying every single way I know to get my 5.1 system working. I just bought an Asus Xonar SE for the matter. When I select the Xear surround Max option (Which I understand it’s the "speaker fill" equivalent in ASUS), only stereo comes out, not even 2.1. I have also tried the virtual...
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    Question I can't hear the central channel in headphones in 5.1 audio

    One day I noticed that I can't hear the dialogs in Rainbow Six: Siege. So, I googled it, and eventually found out that I need to have the central channel if I'm using 5.1. I didn't know that I was using 5.1, but it turned out that I did, as when I switched to stereo, the game sounded differently...
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    [SOLVED] New motherboard not recognizing 5.1 audio

    Hello, I recently swapped to a new Asus Prime X570-P Ryzen 3 AM4 with PCIe Gen4, Dual M.2 HDMI, SATA 6GB/s USB 3.2 Gen 2 ATX Motherboard. Here is the manual for the specific board: https://dlcdnets.asus.com/pub/ASUS/mb/SocketAM4/PRIME_X570-P/E15650_PRIME_X570-P_UM_WEB_V2.pdf and specifically...
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    Question Legacy auido windows 10

    I have a surround sound system connected to my PC via toslink. While the inbuilt 5.1 test in windows outputs correctly, when consuming media games, film, music whatever it only outputs 2.1 I asked for advice in a hi-fi store and was advised that the codec from my computer may not be comparable...
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    Question only one 3.5mm 5.1 output port and need 3 to enable true 5.1 surround sound

    okay, so basically i bought a motherboard which supports all the way up to 7.1 surround sound. But the ting is: it only does that by using one 3.5mm jack. View: https://imgur.com/gallery/2qVg1Ke But my 5.1 speaker configuration needs 6 total RCA cables. View...
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    Question Can t setup my 5.1.Help!

    Hello everyone,recently i purchase an X530 logitech an a sound card Asus xonar SE.Since it s a 5.1 thought the better the sound . I ve installed the soundcard and all the sattelites then pluged the system in the sound card. i did as the instructions from the soundcard said ,green to green,black...
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    Question My 5.1 Surround rear speakers doesn't work properly

    I've purchased the Logitech Z906 and I recently installed them, but what I've noticed is that my rear speakers doesn't have any audio when I play music or a movie, but only if I change the effect to 3D stereo. My PC can detect that it is a 5.1 surround system, and I can configure them as...
  11. [SOLVED] 5.1 Surround not working

    Hi, This is driving me mad and I can't seem to resolve this on my own despite reading and trying multiple solutions... I have a Logitech Z506 5.1 surround sound speaker system hooked up to my computer (mobo). The cables are correctly plugged in, I know they are because Win10 sound management...
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    Question Cannot configure optical audio device to output 5.1 surround on windows 10.

    Hello, first off I am not sure if this was the correct thread to ask this question so forgive me if I am wrong in posting this here. Anyway, I was recently given a 5.1 channel Vizio sound bar system and will be using it as my computer speakers, I ran an optical audio cable from the soundbar to...
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    Question 5.1 Surround Stereo not working

    Hi. My friend asked me to fix his 5.1 surround sound which was only outputing sound from Front L/R speakers and not from rear L/R and woofer. To my notice, everything was set up properly and they were all working except only Front L/R speakers were working because they were trying to listen to...