Senior HTF Member. What is 7.1 Surround Sound? I went into my DVR settings and turned the audio output from tv speakers to advanced but didn't really notice anything. So people are always so concerned about it that they are searching for the way to resolve the Logitech speaker no sound problem. Proceed to Step 6 if the subwoofer is working but surround speakers are NOT working. The rear speakers I don't hear any sound. Surround (rear) speakers not working I have a Samsung Series 7 UN43NU7100 and a Philips receiver FR968 . In this case, you can only hear sound from the front speakers and not the rear ones. The TV & Soundbar work perfectly-via TVARC setting-and the sub woofer connects to S/B via bluetooth.I bought the rear spkrs and they connect via bluetooth as well but I can not find a way to increase the volume of their output and they are virtually silent (hold 1 to your ear and you can hear the sound).I have various apps on my mobile but nothing allows to increase the volume from rear spkrs. But when I turn it on the surround sound speakers stop working for both tv and movies, only the front 2 and center work when HDMI Audio is turned on. This thread is locked. IMPORTANT: For Dolby ProLogic surround sound, the center-channel mode must be set to NORMAL or WIDE. 7.1 SURROUND SOUND. I've tried a factory reset (several times). Dolby Digital and Dolby DTS also work with a 5.1 setup. The Samsung SWA-8500S wireless surround sound speakers have a notoriously, and frustrating low volume. The surround sound in the TV Room seems to work as suppose while setting up Trueplay (the testing sounds work perfectly). Dissimilar to the native three speakers which should be at the front and reproduce pure/clear sound surround speakers do a different job; although not too different, anyway. When I watch TV the front speakers and sub work fine. Playback does not. Once I disconnect the other rear speaker, they both no longer work. I have the exact same problem be it gaming, watching video, tv or music. I used the optical output from tv to receiver, all speaker works (clicking the test tone button on remote showed all speakers are working), but can’t get surround to work for the two rear speakers. Also the same with a bluray disc, but even turning up the volume no sound from those surround speakers, only the front 2 and the sub. If applicable, try selecting a different size (small or large) speaker. thanks for the reply-sorry for the delay in getting back to you, but I was on vacation. The soundbar works fine, only the rear speakers stay silent. It is very intermittent. Test works fine. I have hooked up my Onkyo 5.1 Surround sound plus sub to my TV/entertainment system. Thread starter metathran; Start date Nov 29, 2019; Tags surround surround sound television; M. metathran Novice Member. Music and most TV shows typically do not have sounds to play through the rear speakers of a surround sound system. Mark as New; Bookmark; Subscribe; Mute; Subscribe to RSS Feed; Highlight ; Print; Email to a Friend; Report Inappropriate Content ‎14-02-2018 12:23 AM. Surround sound is not true, to our ears. 1 Like Reply. But, if you do not have room to place your surround speakers at an angle behind you, they can also be placed on either side of your seating area at a 90-110-degree angle. Followed the connection instructions and seems to be working as far as I can tell. If you want to get the best surround sound effects always place speakers one to two feet above from your ear level. Proceed to Step 2 if the subwoofer and surround speakers are NOT working.. Thnx!!! I think the OP is saying surround sound doesn't work with anything requiring audio playback, such as games. Verify that the A/V receiver is set to a surround sound mode. Got the volume of the rear speaker kit set = 6 = max. Movie audio is slightly different. If you’ve only encountered 5.1 sound issues after the Creators Update, follow this article (dts sound windows 10) for some DTS troubleshooting guides.In the event that you’ve only begun to set up your 5.1 audio speakers when presented with the issue, follow this guide (windows 10 surround sound not working) to troubleshoot your surround problems. I expect the auxiliary speakers to duplicate the volume of the main soundbar. So surround sound is made more to impress audience than to pinpoint natural sound. Rear speakers not working I just got an Inspiron 3668 desktop computer. Followed connection directions but there is no sound coming out. 1 - 20 of 22 Posts ... (Creative comes to mind), will take a stereo source and duplicate it on the rears or create surround sound (4.1, 5.1, etc.). U can place sub-woofer either in front of you or in the front corner of your room to make its sound bass enhanced. Observer In response to Cre8tivebod ‎14-02-2018 12:23 AM. Let’s see how. Nov 29, 2019 #1 first, here's my setup: tv - samsung LN-T5271F receiver - denon AVR-S540BT set top (verizon) - QIP7100 2 speakers -sony center console and subwoofer, samsung front and rear speakers dvd player - sony bdp-s1700 my … The rear speakers work when I select 7.1 settings and click the sound test button but then when I play music and media that I know is in surround sound format the rear speakers are extremely quite and almost no sound comes out. Centre and rear speakers not working. Turning off Nahimic entirely, or not even having it installed, Speaker Fill doesn't work. Another brand, Sonos, has a setting called "Sound Enhancement" that makes this happen. Oct 18, 2009 #4 of 10 Ed Moxley. Blue light is on and steady. Followed connection directions but there is no sound coming out. Movies and video games typically do have sounds to play through the rear speakers but it will not be constant . tv not working with my surround sound. When I attempted to set up my older Logitec 5.1 surround sound system I found I was getting no sound from my rear speakers. Speaker Fill is supposed to take stereo (2 channel) sound and up mix it for 4, 6, or 8 channels. Bought the SWA-8000S rear speakers but am getting no sound. The front speakers are meant to reproduce sharply, detailed images, while your Polk audio surround speakers tend to deliver (subtle) ambiance sound that envelops (surrounds) the listening audience. NOT WORKING for regular audio . Method 1: Change the Default Audio Format to 24/96 . According to the user manual of my soundbar and the rear speakers, they should be compatible. So I made the mistake of not testing MYSKY on channel 1,2,3 which have Dolby, I did that now and the input is shown as Dolby Digital with the surround speakers listed using the info button. If someone has a fix for this let me know please. Proceed to Step A if the subwoofer and surround speakers are working.. The amount of sound coming from the rear speakers can vary depending on the source material being played. Joined May 25, 2003 Messages 2,701 Location Eastern NC Real Name … Wondering if this is a hardware issue or not. Rear speakers: SWA-8000S . NOT Samsung . I only get stereo playback even though I have set it up as 5.1 surround with rear speakers. I am having problems with my new HT-TZ515 home theater system not wanting to connect to the rear surround sound wireless speakers. The first 2 items work fine (except the BT skipping issue noted in the other threads). However, as indicated.....once I start watching e.g. Paulaubrey. The two surround speakers create a much more immersive effect, which can instantly improve your home theater experience. I've checked for any firmware updates. Follow the steps below to troubleshoot the subwoofer and surround speakers: 1. That’s when you may come across the 5.1 channel surround sound not working issue in your Windows 10 PC. so i switch them again, and only the center speaker … The speakers all work I tested them. Soundbar settings have rear speakers ON and at +6. Our ears are made for stereo positioning point and simple. Has anyone else encountered this? I was just checking out some previous forum answers and discovered that the small 3 to 1 colour coded cable is needed to get all speakers working. The rear … Re: Surround sound problems (Center and rear speakers not working.) Netflix there is no surround coming through the rear speakers (the 2 One SL) any more (but a very silent ‘mirrored sound’ form the front speaker (beam). i went to the back of my pc and switched the plugins and now the rear right/left speakers work, but no sound out of the others. However, we have a few workarounds for you that may possibly fix the issue. Increase the rear speaker volume or surround speaker settings to maximum. Highlighted. This can be fixed with a firmware update. It is of great importance for us to keep the Logitech Z906 speaker or other speakers working due to the necessary use of it. I had a similar problem when I upgraded my previous computer to Windows 10 and was able to solve it by selecting the 7.1 sound option instead of the 5.1 option. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Press DEMO button on the top of soundbar to perform channel sound check.. Rather than for their volume to go way down to practically zero. Then I wanted to test if the surround sound was working and by the life of me, I cannot make any sound come out of the rear speakers. Cannot get the rear speakers to work. Try selecting a different size (small or large) for the rear surround speakers in the menu. I may have misunderstood the Nahimic's Virtual Surround but I think that is a peripheral issue to the Speaker Fill feature not working. The illustration above provides you with the ideal set-up and sound mode setting for a 2-speaker set-up or for all speakers (5.1 set-up). Of course if you go to cinema, after 2 hours of "true"dolby surround sound you gonna have some headaches. Currently, if you turn off a TV that has a HW-Q90R Soundbar connected to it, the soundbar will work when you turn the TV back on, but you may not get any sound from the wireless rear speakers or subwoofer. Increase the volume level of the speakers. Related Articles. Changed it to (44) & was able to get my HW-K850 soundbar & R3 rear speakers to connect again, & surround sound to work again. But isn't 5.1 sound supposed to be LF ,center, RF and the rear L/R surround speakers? I've tried reconnecting using their individual power buttons. Perform a Test Tone operation to verify that all speakers are working. Nothing seems to nudge it, I can get the "wireless true surround" with only one speaker, but not with both. 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