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Windows 7: output sound at the same time on 2 displays

03 Dec 2010   #1
Ghost1986

Windows 7 Professional x32
 
 
output sound at the same time on 2 displays

Hi guys,

Problem - Installed Win 7 Pro x32 this week, and i want to output sound on my monitor and tv at the same time. I have a monitor hooked up via VGA and a TV via HDMI on the same graphics card.

At present only way to change sound output is using the playback devices control to switch when needed which is a pain i must say. Had this working on vista but cant remember how. (fluke i think)

Any help appreciated! cheers


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26 Nov 2013   #2
mfaklis

Windows 7
 
 

You should be able to disable a monitor's audio via the buttons on your monitor.
VGA does not have an audio signal, HDMI does.
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26 Nov 2013   #3
fireberd

Windows 7/10 64 bit
 
 

You can only have one default playback device, either HDMI or "Speakers" (PC's sound card).
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