Forum discussion tagged with Projector.
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    Question Is it possible to connect a 5.1 home theatre soundbar surround sound system to a projector via an a/v receiver?

    Hi all, I moved into a small space that doesn't really have room for a TV set-up, so I've opted for a projector. However, it's my first time trying to set something like this up, so I'm a bit confused! I just purchased the following items that I am hoping to connect together: VIZIO V-Series...
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    Question How to wirelessly connect projector with Chromecast to soundbar?

    Hi, I have been searching for an answer to this but no one seems to have the same situation. My setup: - Projector at the back of the room, with Chromecast as the input source. I cast to the Chromecast from my phone. ViewSonic Pro7827HD with 3.5mm out, USB power out, HDMI in, HDMI/MHL in, plus...
  3. testingonetwothree

    Solved! Alternative to XGIMI MoGo Pro Portable Projector

    I was initially interested in the XGIMI MoGo Pro for its portability (taking from living room to bedroom), built-in Android TV, autofocus/auto keystone correction, and decent speaker. I bought a discounted one for $450, and I like almost everything about it...except that it is really only...
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    Solved! Projectors w/ no Dolby support- using Receiver for audio

    With the cheap projectors that don't support Dolby, it seems they play no audio and the manufacturers say to change the source to PCM to fix. But if my source (Firestick) is plugged to my Yamaha RX-V583 Receiver on HDMI IN, and the receiver passes signal through to the Cheap projector (e.g...
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    Question No 5.1 sound Win10, splitter hdmi2.2 IN/passthrough/optical+hdmi2.2 OUT, 4k 60Hz uhd projector, dolby atmos soundbar

    I have issue because my PC recognize only projector and send only stereo sound (I don't know what format is output from my PC). I can't force it to 5.1 even splitter is set to just passthrough (I don't want to infect on sound quality with splitter) and optical cable is connected to soundbar and...
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    Solved! How to connect speaker amp to projector with LAN / CAT 6

    I have a socket and HDMI cable on ceiling for projector in home cinema room., the HDMI exits out from wall in cinema room next to 2 co-axial ports, 2 CAT 6 ports and power sockets in the same room. There are cables for 4 surround sound speakers and one subwoofer in the cinema room however these...
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    Solved! Trouble connecting projector to receiver and connecting laptop to receiver to stream video and sound to 5.1 speaker surround system

    Curious if any of yall know the answer to my audio/video problem. So I'm trying to get my home theater set up. I have a benQ projector, a new yamaha receiver from costco, and 5 speakers. I'm trying to stream video from computer to the projector and have audio go through my surround sound...
  8. TheDudeAdibes

    Solved! HDMI source not supported on Epson Projector.

    Hi folks, Hoping someone can help. There appears to be some knowledgeable people on here. I have a Yamaha RX-V673 receiver. It has a Amazon Fire TV, android box and PS4 going into HDMI inputs. The HDMI output is linked to a TV. All works perfectly. I recently added an Epson EB-W39 HD...
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    Solved! Can not connect epsom projector to soundbar

    I am currently trying to connect my Samsung sound bar into my ex5260/pro epson projector. Currently my PlayStation plugged straight into projector and is using the projectors sound. I tried connecting HDMI from sound bar into my second hdmi port in my projector and nothing happened!!! (The...
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    Finding out the differences between different Epson Projector models

    I've got some ELPLP58 projector lamps which appear to be brand new. I'd like to buy a projector to use them in, but it seems like there are a fair few models which used this lamp. This includes the EB-S9, EB-X9 and EB-W9 (and -S/-X/-W10 etc etc). Does anyone know what the difference between...
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    Solved! Home cinema blu ray sound set up help.

    I have a Panasonic blu ray player (only has hdmi connection) connected to my projector the projector is then sent to my Sony amp through red and white phonos but I get no sound just image. I'm lost at what to do next. I have checked all audio and display functions in all menus. Panasonic...
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    Solved! can I split my cable signal into video and audio through a 1 in 2 out HDMI converter?

    Looking for help, I have a new projector and a sound bar that I want to use together, but the projector has no audio out, and I don' want to buy a receiver and speakers at this time. can I split the source by using a 1 in 2 out HDMI converter?
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    Solved! Laptop to Dell projector

    I'm running windows 10 and recently purchased a Dell projector. I can project only powerpoint presentations, nothing else except the laptop desktop picture.
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    Solved! optoma uhd 65 and windows 10

    Ok I am new to projectors but I think I am having an issue with Windows 10, miracast and my new Optoma projector. Maybe this goes in the Windows 10 forum - I am guessing at the culprit. I have been messing with this for 2 hours now and find windows 10 is apparently much worse than windows 7 in...
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    Solved! Projecting for Golf simulator

    I have a projector with native 16:9 aspect ratio 1920 x 1080p. My screen is 151" W x 108" H. The best use of the screen is a 16:10 aspect ratio. My computer monitor is capable of displaying 2560 x 1440. My graphics card is GeForce GTX 1080 w/ 8gbddr. should I create a 1920 x 1010...
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    Solved! Home audio sound bar w/ fire tv stick suggestions?

    Hi all, I am looking for suggestions, my current setup is a projector on a thick wooden coffee table. I use an amazon fire tv stick. I am thinking about installing (screwing?) a sound bar under that table so it's "invisible " and maybe a bass system in/behind the sofa. It needs to be Bluetooth...
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    Solved! how can i connect my hp detachable laptop to epson projector

    HP x2 Detachable 10-p019TU Intel x5-Z8350 Quad Core Windows 10 Touchscreen Notebook (Natural Silver). The view says undetectable.source not found everytime i connect to projector using usb. I use usb because its the only available port in my laptop.
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    Solved! Netflix audio on projector

    Hi. I’ve seen a few topics related to this but nothing that resolves it. I’m using the official Apple lightning to HDMI adaptor to connect my iPad to a projector. Everything seems to work ok apart from when trying to watch Netflix. Older shows and films on Netflix work fine but newer things...
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    Solved! 1x4 splitter and audio setup

    Hello Hope someone can help. I have 4 televisions on a 1x4 splitter 4K HDMI. two of them are 4k only. No problem at all with the video. I have the xfinity cable box split to the splitter directly. I have an Onkyo 9.2 787 with many 2.2 HDMI's. Help me to connect. When connecting directly to...
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    Solved! My Asus X441N Laptop cannot project.

    When I connect my Asus X441N laptop to the Acer projector through either vga or hdmi, it doesn't project any features from my laptop. But when my friend connect her ASUS X441N laptop to the same projector, it automatically projects to the projector what has been there on her laptop. I am...
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    View sonic projector

    I have a Viewsonic projector it's about 10 years old. It is connected to the AV receiver currently. It has S/Video, Video, VGA and RS 232 connectors. The AV receiver is broke so I want to by pass the receiver and connect it directly to Roku and connect Bluetooth speaker system. I want to...
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    Solved! Hdr choice greyed out in projector settings

    I have the latest Optoma 4K projector I'm running an ultra 4K fire stick and a PS4 Pro through a 4K Onkyo receiver pass through and I cannot get HDR choice in my projector settings it only shows in 1080p
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    Solved! Can I connect a mini DLP projector to a wireless speaker , like a JBL link 10?

    I am trying to wirelessly connect a mini DLP projector to a JBL link 10 speaker. Is it possible? Or what can I do to make this possible?
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    Home Theater Help

    I am trying to set up a home theater system and need assistance. I have a Epson Home Cinema 2150 Projector and I am trying to hook up a Samsung 5.1 CH Blu Ray Home Entertainment System HT-J5500W. I was told only an HDMI would be needed but I have tried two different cables and the projector...
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    Epson projector connected to Sony Blu Ray 4k player via HDMI and HDMI audio out to Sky Devialet Soundbox but no sound

    Epson projector connected to Sony Blu Ray 4k player via HDMI and HDMI audio out to Sky Devialet Soundbox but no sound. I have tried various settings on the sony but had no joy. Projector connects via hdmi to sky q and sky q connects to soundbox via optical and sound works great. Can anyone...
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    Solved! Where would I find a power supply for example projector rpj129

    I have an RCA rpj129 projector and the power supply went bad on me where would I find a new one I can order
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    Solved! Latop to Projector signal issues

    I have a standard iogear HDMI wireless receiver which allows you to send your laptop screen over to a display/projector wirelessly. When connecting to a projector, it keeps repeating the handshake process and never actually showing the laptop screen. The receiver detects the wireless dongle and...
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    Solved! how to gate sound output for sony projector for connect hdmi cable for laptop

    how to output audio for sony projector for hdmi cable
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    Solved! Projector Setup Assistance

    no longer needed ......
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    Dumb and Dumbfounded - Projector not detecting signal from Xbox One or Cable Box via Receiver

    Hope someone can provide guidance on setting up Xbox One and Cable box to basement projector. Had projector setup via Component through receiver to play old Xbox 360 but now have Xbox One so only HDMI connection available (worked fine). For some reason my projector is not picking up signal with...
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    Hooked up to dish network and no sound

    Hooked projector to dish network and no sound
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    Solved! How can I connect my android phone to projector

    Android to projector via Bluetooth
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    Solved! What's the best way to wirelessly stream audio from my Roku to my projector to my amp's bluetooth receiver?

    I have an Optoma HD143x projector and a Peachtree Nova 150 integrated amp with a Peachtree BT1 bluetooth receiver. My plan is to stream video from a Roku into the projector's HDMI port; connect a bluetooth transmitter (TBD) to the projector's audio out jack; and stream audio to the receiver...
  34. M

    Help connecting projector to wifi

    Projector will not connect to wifi. All other devices work perfectly. Says connecting. Let it do that for 2 days. SEND HELP!!!
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    Solved! Audio needed to surround sound system from Epson Eb-x41 projector

    Hi I just purchased my hubby a projector Epson x41 but it only has audio out.. No Bluetooth or headphone jack. He is wanting sound to our surround system but it seems impossible with no audio in?? Any help gratefully received... We have chromecast but this doesn't help with the audio... Thank...
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    Solved! Splicing HDMI to rca.

    I have a projector TV with rca I need to splice wires on my Chromecast Wich has HDMI connector what wires go to what?
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    Solved! Lenovo T450S screen turn off randomly, only come back wakeup sleep mode or switch back from projector

    Lenovo T450S has screen turn black randomly issue. The screen turns off randomly, but all other modules still work, like key board, video play, .... The screen display can come back when close the lid and open it again, i.e. let laptop enters sleep mode, then wake it up. Or switch display from...
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    Solved! my hp Laptop screen goes black when i tried connecting to a projecter via HDMI

    I tried connecting my HP Envy X 360 Cn000nx to a projector via HDMI but my screen goes black when HDMI is disconnected the screen starts working again, please help me to resolve this issue ..
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    Solved! Fire Cube + AVR + Projector 4k Issue

    I have an Amazon Fire Cube connected to a Pioneer SC-LX501 Elite receiver that outputs to a Sony VPLVW600ES 4K Projector. With the Fire Cube connected to one of the receivers 3 HDCP 2.2 ports, I get no picture and a notification from the receiver saying my tv/device isn't HDCP 2.2 compatible...
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    Solved! Epson 4010 projector sony bdvn5200w no sound

    I recently got epson 4010 projector. Trying to connect this to sony bdvn5200w home theater system so that i can get audio out from the sony system. The sony system has 2 hdmi in and 1 hdmi out arc and 1 optical audio port. The projector has 2 hdmi ports. No optical port. I am mainly planning to...
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    Solved! Hooking up Roku to projector

    We have a Roku express and a Opima projector. Can the Roku express be hooked up to this projector if so how?
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    Solved! RCA projector sound

    I have an RCA projector that I have connected to my dish box. It puts out sound on one channel but I change it and there’s no sound at all. I have tried everything and no luck.
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    Solved! Fixed Hanger Hole Size

    Hi.. I bought the RCA Bluetooth Projector RPJ104 and I want to buy a ceiling mount but I didn’t know the size of the hanger hole and it’s not stated in the manual. Anybody knows?
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    Solved! Projector and Netflix

    I just recently purchased a DR J projector and hooked it up to my phone. When I try to logon to Netflix to watch movies the video goes black on the projector and phone screen. Is there a firewall or something? What am I doing wrong?
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    Solved! VIZIO Soundbar HDMI Passthrough to Non-ARC Projector?

    I have a VIZIO SB36512-F9, Apple TV 4K, and an EIKI W4600. I am trying to connect my Apple TV 4K to the VIZIO soundbar (HDMI In on the Soundbar) and then the soundbar to the EIKI projector (HDMI Out on the Soundbar) so that I can get Dolby Atmos on the soundbar and pass the video through to my...
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    VGA to HDMI output

    I recently purchased a projector with VGA port,how I can use it with HDMI cables.
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    Solved! Need software update forRCA projector model #RPJ129

    I recently bought an RCA (Curtis Int'l) projector, model #RPJ129. It's supposed to have kind of smart TV functionality, with an input for streaming apps like Netflix, etc. You do have to download the apps, but my problem is that I have nothing when selecting the streaming apps source option...
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    Anyone out there with the LG laser projector? Thinking of gettting one as my first every tv purchase. Thinking...
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    Solved! Trying to connect my computer to my projector

    Hi, I am trying to connect my laptop to my projector so I can watch some movies with my friends. I connected my laptop to the projector via an HDMI cord but no sound comes through the projector once I start playing videos. I believe the projector has a built in speaker because in the manual...
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    Solved! Can the Logitech Z506 5.1 be hooked up to the InFocus IN112XA Projector ?

    Can the Logitech Z506 5.1 be hooked up to the InFocus IN112XA Projector ?
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    Solved! Surround sound from HDMI audio extractor

    The only audio output my projector ViewSonic PJD7828HDL 3200 Lumens 1080p HDMI Home Theater Projector has natively is 3.5mm headphone. I plan to input a firetv stick into an HDMI audio extractor ESYNIC 1080P HDMI Audio...
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    Solved! Speaker, Projector, receiver compatibility?

    Hi, I’m looking to purchase a home theatre system and this is what I’m thinking of getting. Receiver: Speaker system: Projector...
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    UNIC 46+ Projector

    I have the UC46+ projector there is no AV port and set-top box have no HDMI so How I connect my set top box with a projector?
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    Solved! firestick to projector

    i tried plugging my firestick into my dell 2400mp projector with a hdmi to vga adapter and it keeps on saying searching for signal. i tried lowering the resolution but it still doesn’t work
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    Solved! i have connected my mobile to projector through wifi for display and at same time i want to use internet through mobile data o

    My projector is operated by using mobile wifi and at the same time i want to use internet in mobile, is it possible
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    Looking for a replacement bulb or LCD/LED

    Projector cuts on and cuts off. What’s wrong do I need to replace the LCD/LED it is an RCA RPJ129
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    Solved! Yamaha RX-V583 4K passthrough issues

    Hi all I recently bought a Optoma 4K projector and when hooked up to my Yamaha on a signal from Netflix that is 4K Ultra HD, I get the sound through the system but no video. If I toggle between powering items off and on the signal might come in but eventually gets an error at the bottom that...
  58. A

    Solved! Which Projector Is Better

    I’m trying to pick out a projector. Which one is better? This one is 200$ but it says 1080 native but a review says it’s interlaced 1080...
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    Connect projector to Bluetooth

    Hello Everyone, Need help, I have a vankyo projector and have my roku connected to it. Need to know what I have to buy so I can connect my Bluetooth speaker. Thanks for your help.
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    Solved! Smart TV projector

    How to watch live TV on my qintaix projector.