Current visitors New profile posts Search profile posts Billboard Trophies. The problem with the digital coax of the soundcard is that it's a headphone sized jack and I don't know how to deal with that. Many receivers and amplifiers that have onboard DACs have a coaxial jack as well. If you use iTunes with AirPlay, the app will see the device on the network and stream to it. Aug 28, There are many ways you can send music from a computer to your audio system.
How to Integrate a PC Into Your Home Theater System
Cables for this are inexpensive.
How do I connect my receiver to my PC and get 5.1 surround sound?
Combine that with the capabilities of today's smartphone and tablets, which can also stream content to PC and home theater component directly or through a network, as well as perform home theater control functions via compatible apps, and it becomes obvious that there is no Home theater-only, PC-only, or mobile world anymore - it all blends together as one all-encompassing Digital Lifestyle. Then click 'Configure' and select 5. Each of these methods addresses a different type of setup, such as whether your amplifier or receiver has an onboard DAC, or whether you use a standalone DAC. If so, you can use those same outputs using adaptersto connect to a home theater receiver that provides a set of analog multi-channel preamp inputs.