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Has anyone noticed a strange behaviour with using an LG soundbar with an LG TV using ARC? When I first had the TV, it worked a treat. When I started the TV, it would wake up the soundbar and all was good. However after one of the software updates, the soundbar fails to start automatically. However, if I manually start it, the TV is happy using it as the audio channel. Also If I turn the TV off just after it has started then turn it back on, all of a sudden the soundbar kicks into life. Any idea what might be going on?

Has no one else experienced this issue?

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Hello,

I experienced the same issue a few days ago with my LG C2 Oled and my Samsung Soundbar. I was closing the TV but soundbar was remaining on. What I did to restore the issue was to remove all my HDMI cables from TV. Then from TV settings I deleted all my HDMI connection history. Then I plugged the HDMI of my soundbar again back to HDMI 2 (earc) in order for the TV to rebuild the connection of your soundbar. Then I tried and the soundbar was responding again with my TV remote control (turning on/off automatically with TV remote).

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