Getting Sky Box to work through theatre system

  Hullite 13:00 18 Aug 2006
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I have recently installed a home projector into my living room connected to my dvd home theatre system (Make sony dav-dz100) its great when watching movies however the problem occurs when i watch sky. I am unable to get theatre sound on sky tv.The connections are very limited on the back of this theatre system. I currently have a scart connection running directly to my projector. And then a scart connection from by Sky hd box to my TV. I am sure there is a simple solution to this problem can any one offer a solution. Thanks in advance

  DieSse 14:31 18 Aug 2006

According to here click here it's got audio inputs.

However it all depends whether it can decode surround sound when used with these inputs.

You would need a SCART lead with audio breakout cables, which are readily available.

Of course this is a Canadian Sony site - and it's possible the UK version doesn't have the audio input.

  Hullite 16:01 18 Aug 2006

Yep the sky box is a HD box just got it today.

  DieSse 17:48 18 Aug 2006

And the only Dolby Digital output from a Sky+ box is via the optical cable, if it's DD that you want.

  Hullite 18:34 18 Aug 2006

The sky box is connected to my TV via HDMI, its not the picture I am bothered about just sound.Is there some kind ofscart doubler or something of that ilk that would suffice

  Hullite 21:17 18 Aug 2006

No there is only the one output. I suppose my only choice would be to wire it through my stereo system

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