How do i wire a 7.1 pc speaker system to my lcd tv

  Rickyv 13:09 27 Jun 2005
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i have a 7.1 (creative t7900) speaker sytem for my pc which i want to also wire up to my lcd tv. how can i do this? what wires etc do i need to do this? thanks a lot for any feedback.

richard

  Indigo 1 13:17 27 Jun 2005

I think you will need to supply more info like, are you using your PC as a media centre ? is the PC next to the Screen ? Do you have the PC connected to the screen ? Do you want to use the speakers on two separate systems (PC and screen)alternatively ? or both together ?

What do you hope to achieve ?

  Rickyv 13:19 27 Jun 2005

yeh the screens are next to each other. but the pc isnt connected to the screen. i want to mainly use the speakers on the tv but also on the pc when i play games. i want surround sound when im watching tv basically.thanks

  Indigo 1 13:29 27 Jun 2005

Does the screen/tv support 7.1 audio output ?

Does your PC support 7.1 audio ?

  Rickyv 13:38 27 Jun 2005

my pc support 7.1 because i have tje sounblaster audigy 2 zx 7.1 sound card. but im not sure if my tv does or not :S

  Rickyv 14:20 27 Jun 2005

the pc supports 7.1 because i have a soundblaster audigy 2 zx sound card. but im not sure about he tv :S

  Rickyv 18:26 27 Jun 2005

please does anyone know how?

  Diodorus Siculus 18:30 27 Jun 2005

As I see it, you can do this by using the TV as a monitor... if that is not what you want to do, I am not so sure.

  Rickyv 19:07 27 Jun 2005

can i plug both monitors in at the same time?

  Diodorus Siculus 19:08 27 Jun 2005

With the right graphics card, yes you can.

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