davevpi wrote:Okay, well, if we're talking about HDMI signal, I have a TX-NR727 (not the model offered here) and when the receiver is off, the TV turns black, so I can say that no, this one doesn't support that ... at least not with HDMI.
If we're talking about an analog video signal (which that would be a less surprising to me that an analog video signal would get passed through when it's off), I have no idea and have never plugged anything analog into my receiver to find out.
Actually davevpi; your TX-NR 727 does have this feature as well. You can use the HDMI THRU feature to have the receiver on STANDBY and still stream HDMI video and audio signals to your TV from another connected device onto the receiver. Go into the SETUP menu and scroll down to HARDWARE SETUP and press the ENTER button. Now scroll down to HDMI and press ENTER again. Now scroll down to HDMI THROUGH and select the option AUTO by pressing the RIGHT > arrow button.
When done, press the SETUP button to fully exit the menu. Now power off ALL devices (receiver, TV, CBL/ SAT box, DVD/ BD player, etc.). When all are powered down, turn on just the TV and CBL box and await 10 seconds before turning on receiver; if successful- the receiver should emit a light on HDMI THRU.
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