[mythtv-users] How to get sound out via HDMI

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Tue Mar 7 16:27:47 UTC 2017

On 7 March 2017 at 16:19, Ashu Desai <ashu.desai at gmail.com> wrote:

> Having got a new receiver - I now need to get my video and audio both out
> via HDMI.
> I tried changing the "Setup/Audio/Rescan" and tried to add the
> "ALSA:hdmi:CARD:NVDIA:dev=0"
> no sound comes out.
> I tried changing from dev=0 to dev=3  (from aplay -l above) - did nothing.
> Can someone please help me get this?


Can you fire up alsamixer to make sure the HDMI output is not muted?

I had this issue on a fresh Debian install some years ago using an
Acer Revo (Atom 330). I unmuted the HDMI output and it "just worked".


Nick Morrott

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