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Aside from my disappearing audio devices, I ran into a sudden issue with extending my display. I wish to have my headphones for my PC sounds, but I want the extended display (TV) to play the audio from it on it's own speakers. Even if I can't do that, I'd like to be able to set different programs/processes to use different audio devices. Is this even possible, and is it simple?
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Some TVs have a PC input for sound, if yours does then just run a 3.5mm jack to jack from your soundcard to the TV input. I think that's the only way to do it.

As for the other point, I'm not too sure as I've never needed to do it - check the program audio options and see if you can change the output device there, some programs such as Teamspeak or Foobar will allow you to select an output device.
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It does have a PC audio in, but currently using the HDMI out on my 5850.
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Do you have your sound set up to send audio over the HDMI?
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I do. I have DVI + Optical going to monitor + Reciever, and HDMI going to the TV.
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