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I have purchased an Apple TV and hooked it up to my Onkyo AV amp and it's great, very impressed with the ease of set-up and can now stream music easily from my macbook.

It's connected to my Onkyo via the HDMI, my challenge is that I also want to connect it to a DAC (Probably a Rega) so that I can play out of my 2 channel system (the Onkyo is not connected to the 2 channel system).

If I connect the optical out to the DAC, switch off the AV Amp, can I stream from my Macbook and the music outputted to the DAC via the optical or will the dual connection confuse it.


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Well, connected to both my Onkyo via HDMI and Rega DAC via Optical and as soon as I selected the input on the DC and switched the Onkyo off the sound was presented pout of my Rega, alll good.

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