How do I fix the sound on my Direct TV?
Check the audio/video cables
Check that the device connected to the TV and the receiver are powered on. On your remote control, press TV INPUT to cycle through inputs, such as HDMI and HDMI3. If nothing happens, try programming your remote control. If the problem persists, try connecting the receiver to the TV.
Is DIRECTV 5.1 surround sound?
At our home, we have DirecTv. They broadcast many shows and movies in Dolby 5.1 surround. This enhances the viewing experience and in many cases, the surround audio is quite good. Normally, DirecTv receivers are not set by default to output Dolby surround.
What is Dolby audio on DIRECTV?
Dolby Audio is the standard for most broadcasts. In most cases, you get five channels of audio (left, center, right, and two rears) plus one channel of bass assist. The Dolby Audio standard does allow for up to seven channels of audio and two bass channels.
How do I get Dolby Atmos on DIRECTV?
Using your DIRECTV remote select MENU – SETTINGS – AUDIO. Scroll down to Dolby Audio. There you’ll see “Dolby Audio/Dolby Atmos is automatically enabled for programs and equipment that support it.”