2. If your satellite receiver or cable box has analog audio
connections, connect red plugs to the right
white plugs to the left
receiver (or cable box), select the SAT function (see
"Controlling a Satellite Receiver or Cable Box" on
If your satellite receiver or cable box has digital (optical) audio
output, use an optical cable to connect the satellite receiver
to the home theater receiver' s
your satellite receiver or cable box, select the SAT-OPT
function (see "Controlling a Satellite Receiver or Cable
Box" on Page 21).
Connecting a Digital (Optical) Audio Device
You can connect a digital audio device such as an MD (Mini
Disc) or DAT (Digital AudioTape) recorder to the receiver's
to record audio from the receiver. Use Toslink
optical cable to connect the MD or DAT recorder to the
You can also connect a satellite receiver, portable CD player,
MD or DAT recorder, or other components with digital output
to the receiver's
optical jack. Use Toslink optical cable
to connect the desired device to the receiver.
C C C C a a a a u u u u t t t t i i i i o o o o n n n n : : : : If an active digital audio output signal is supplied to a
receiver or other equipment without a corresponding digital
decoding capability, a very loud noise might be produced
which could permanently damage your speakers.
Connecting a Cassette Deck
Use audio/video cables (not supplied) to connect a cassette
deck to the receiver. Connect red plugs to the right
jacks and white plugs to the left
jacks. To use your satellite
optical jack. To use
jacks. Make sure you
connect the cassette deck to both the
sets of jacks.
N N N N o o o o t t t t e e e e : : : : If the cassette deck is placed too close to the receiver,
noise might occur during cassette playback. If this happens,
move the cassette deck farther away from the receiver.
Connecting an Auxiliary Audio Device
You can also connect an audio device that does not require
Toslink (such as an MP3 player, playback cassette deck, or
portable CD player) to the Home Theater Audio System.
1. Use audio cables to connect the desired device to the
2. Connect red plugs to the right
plugs to the left
jacks and white