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Digital Audio selection for HDX500/I

HDX500/I has Optical and Coaxial digital audio inputs... and both an  TV and SAT/CABLE function.    But I see no way to assign which digital audio input goes to TV or SAT/CABLE (like the DAV-IS10 has for example).
I have my cable/dvr optical sound plugged into SAT/CABLE (and video directly to TV). If I want to add another device, say a blu-ray/HD-DVD, I see no way to tell the HDX500/i which that the TV Coaxial sound input is the digital audio for this 2nd device.
On a sidenote, the display iPod menus option onscreen (using DM Port) has never worked.  Not even in a Sony Store.  You just get a blank screen.

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Thanks - I guess we will just manually change the audio input when we connect the old game box. I think my problem with the static and iPod was the iPod was not seatted fully in the dock. I rebooted the iPod and all is fine. I have the "listen to iPod" on my Harmony 880 universal remote and can just click it and the iPod menu appears on my TV screen just fine and I can navigate with the universal remote. wonderful remote.

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