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DVD Player Troubleshooting: Fix DVD Player No Sound Issue on HDTV/Laptop

My DVD player has picture but no sound? My TV was playing movies just fine and now the picture sows up but there is no audio. I've tried changing the cords and that's not it and yes there is sound coming from my tv with everything else, I'm frustrated please help.

Hello, anyone who can help me to fix my problem regarding to my DVR rw? I have DVD rw in my computer, when i play VCD or CD. it function well, the sound is ok! But when i play DVD, I saw the video but the sound is gone. so can you help me!!! thanks and advance!

Let's face and solve "no sound on DVD player" problems one by one. According to the questions raised on varied forums, we get down to fix most users' concerned problem-"the DVD player no sound on TV" as a start.

Causes and Solutions to No Sound from DVD Player on TV

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Ⅰ DVD player or DVD disc problems

★ Have a check on your DVD player. If the DVD player is inexpensive or far older, probably it's the high time to change a new one.

★ Check whether your DVD disc is in good condition physically and has some scratches or damages or not.

★ Figure out the DVD disc is homemade burnt or commercial one since the homemade disc and commercial disc utilize different codecs. So try to make it clear what type of files your DVD player supports and make sure your DVDs are in that format. If not, have a try on MacX DVD Ripper Pro, to 1:1 copy DVD (protected incl.) to USB flash drive with MPEG-2, ISO image, VOB, MKV, MP4, AVI, HEVC, H264, etc. formats. Thus, you can play DVD movie on HDTV via USB port in digital format without using DVD player. Free download Windows or Mac version to have a test.

DVD player connection issue

Ⅱ DVD player connection or cable issues

★ A potential reason to DVD player no sound on TV trouble is related to the connection, whether the connection is proper and firm in a place or not.

★ Make sure your cables are in right spot on both. The DVD player, for composite cable should be in order with yellow white and red. As for HDTV, you're suggested to look at the TV back where they are at should say Video 1 2 3 whichever one has the red yellow white cables and say Video IN. match colors then try.

★ Some users also meet the plight: has pictures but on sound on DVD player through HDMI cable. In such case, you can check if your HDMI sound is turned to "On", for some devices with HDMI output do some "automatic detection" to swift audio outputs on or off accordingly. If this still doesn't fix DVD player no audio problem, you can consider to ditch away the faulty HDMI cable and change a new one.

Ⅲ DVD player settings problems

★ Audio not working on DVD player might result from incorrect menu settings. Check for volume and mute to adjust sound settings back to normal.
★ Check if your DVD player switch settings is correct.
★ Another possible cause to no sound coming from DVD player is the selected audio track that the device might be powerless to handle. If so, try another audio track to have a test.

Bonus Reading:  fix YouTube video no sound problem

Causes and Solutions to DVD Player No Sound on Computer

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Ⅰ DVD player software problems

★ Check the DVD player software volume settings, muted or not.
★ Exit your DVD player software and reboot it again.

★ If you're using VLC media player to play DVDs on computer, you have a fair chance to meet the VLC audio video out of sync problem or VLC no sound when playing DVD. No choice but to resort to best VLC alternative - 5KPlayer to play DVD on PC without sound issue.

★ If using windows media player, eject disc and insert again. If nothing good happens, reload the sound drive and see if that troubleshoots the problem. Follow these steps:
a. Open Device Manager.
b. Opt for "Sound, video and game controllers" and expand the same.
c. Highlight the driver, right-click and then choose "Uninstall".
d. Restart your laptop.
e. install the latest audio drivers downloaded from the manufacturer's website.

★ Play your DVD content using the built-in 64-bit DVD player app if you've upgraded to macOS Mojave, which might be beneficial to solve no sound from DVD player issue.

★ Providing the above solutions don't work, the best once-for-all solution is to play DVD movies with digital format rather than DVD disc.
Free download MacX DVD Ripper Pro for Windows to 1:1 clone DVD to computer, USB hard drive, ISO image, MPEG-2 files, MP4, MKV, MOV, AVI, etc. formats no matter 99-title DVDs, Disney oversized 75GB DVD, Sony bad sector DVD or unstandard workout DVD, so that you can play DVD movies on PC like the normal digital videos, without any DVD player/DVD drive or external hard drive not showing up problem.

Ⅱ Computer problems

★ DVD player no sound on laptop? Choose the PC source button and make sure it's projecting.
★ Insert another DVD disc to wait a second and then import the previous DVD disc to try again.
★ Make sure that the volume is not in a mute condition.
★ Double click the speaker icon on the bottom right side of your computer screen and then choose "Mixer" to adjust all sliders up to avoid the mute DVD playback.
★ Restart your computer to see what happens.

The aforementioned solutions are recommended by users who have already tested and given them a thumb up. If you have another effective solutions to solve the DVD player no audio problem, warmly welcome you to make supplement.

Author: Bella Brown | Updated on Dec. 5, 2018

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