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No sound from Center Speaker, after purchasing Pioneer 821-k

I have had 5.1 surround sound for a few years and have just upgraded my receiver to a Pioneer 821-k receiver. When I watch TV most programs do not play any sound thru the center speaker but some programs do. Any idea why this is and what I can do about it? It doesnt sound right when it is not utilized. Odd that my old receiver did not have this problem.

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We'll have to hear more about this.

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The issue about audio FROM the hdtv to the audio system continues to get posts like this. Tell more about the flow of the audio stream.

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HDMI out to Receiver

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I have a Directv satellite receiver from which I have a hdmi cable out to the Pioneer receiver and a hdmi cable out of Pioneer receiver to Samsung HD DLP TV.

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That should be fine EXCEPT

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