How to connect a sound bar or home theatre kit to a Panasonic Viera TV

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This guide shows you how to get your Panasonic Viera TV connected to a sound bar or home theatre kit.

Using a HDMI cable

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1.

Plug the HDMI cable into the HDMI in port on the TV, and the HDMI out port on the sound system.

2.

Press Viera tools on the remote.

3.

Choose the Viera link icon and press OK.

4.

Choose Speaker output and set it to Home theatre. Then you can press Back to TV and OK.

5.

Press Menu on the remote, and go to Setup > Viera link settings.

6.

Use the left and right arrows to set the default settings to Theatre.

Using a digital optical cable

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Plug the cable into the Digital Audio OUT port on the TV, and the Digital Audio IN port on the sound system.

2.

Press the Menu button on the remote, then choose Audio.

3.

Choose Advanced audio > OK.

4.

Choose the TV speaker and turn them off.

5.

Make sure that the Source for the sound system is set to 'Optical'.

Hopefully you're all sorted now, but if you need any extra help, you can get in touch with a Team Knowhow Expert here.

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