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No sound from HDMI connection from HP Desktop to LG 42" LCD

by juan11385 / January 12, 2010 3:39 AM PST

I connected my HP Tower to my LG 42" LCD TV (Hi-Def). I'm able to view all aspects of the tower. However I cannot get any sound from the TV. I tried disconnecting the external Logitech speakers I have hooked up to it. I also tried to disconnect and reconnect the HDMI cable to the CPU and still no sound. I also went to sound device settings and it does show the HDMI as the choice for sound. Help!! Where am I going wrong?
By the way the TV works fine and I do get audio from the TV.

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by Jimmy Greystone / January 12, 2010 4:01 AM PST

So is HDMI the default audio device, or alternately did you set whatever program you're using to the HDMI audio output?

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tv set up and drivers
by TaraS_WinTeam / January 12, 2010 7:24 AM PST
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lg hdmi issues
by goffyoflegend / January 13, 2010 8:44 PM PST

ive had problems myself and ive got 2 lg tvs! both have different problems!! try right clicking the audio button- playback devices-select hdmi and set default then restart you comp. seems to work for me but i know some of my mates cant get any sound on their machines and they know what they are doing! good luck

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LG HDMI Issues
by juan11385 / January 14, 2010 12:13 AM PST
In reply to: lg hdmi issues

Thanks to all of you who have responded. I will get back to all of you when problem gets resolved. Thanks for the input.

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