1.    02 Dec 2015 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Ontario, Canada
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    MS Windows 10 Home 64-bit

    Change Audio Playback Device & Change Active Window in cmd


    Basically what the title says. I need to be able to:
    1. Change the audio playback device to a specific device.
    2. Change the active window.

    Both need to be able to be done in cmd. How would I be able to do that?
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  2.    02 Dec 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2015
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    win 8.1
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  3.    02 Dec 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 23
    MS Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Doesn't seem to be working. Doing anything wrong?
    I'm typing this in cmd:
    "C:\Program Files\nircmd-x64\nircmdc" setdefaultsounddevice "SONY TV *00-C" 1
    "C:\Program Files\nircmd-x64\nircmdc" setdefaultsounddevice "SONY TV *00-C" 2

    And it doesn't change anything.

    EDIT: Nevermind The device was actually: ""SONY TV *00-C". 2 spaces between TV and *. Anyway thanks for helping with that. Now I just need a way to be able to change the active window in cmd.
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  4.    03 Dec 2015 #4
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 5,372
    Windows 10 Pro X64 16299.19

    Sounds like something Powershell can probably do. There are several really good Powershell programmers on this site, hopefully they will see this and respond.

    The Set-WindowFocus cmdlet for Windows PowerShell

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