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SOLUTION: even if in the config file the Device parameter was set to default, you need to set the output device FROM THE MIXER. Yes, it was that easy.
You can usehdajackretask for that, which is part of the package alsa-tools-gui. You can install it with sudo apt-get install alsa-tools-gui.
As a temporary solution, i suggest you put that line into your .bashrc. The only problem is that it will run every time you open up a terminal.
The answer to this question solved the problem: gksudo gedit /usr/share/pulseaudio/alsa-mixer/paths/analog-output.conf.common and change: [Element PCM] volume = merge to: [Element PCM] volume = ignore
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