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How to use AirPod headphones as hearing aids in iOS 13 for iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch

How to use AirPod headphones as hearing aids in iOS 13 for iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch

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How to enable Live Listen
Using Live Listen

How to enable Live Listen

  1. Open the Settings app .
  2. In the Settings app, select Control Centre from the list.
  3. On the Control Centre screen, select Customise Controls.
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  4. On the Customise screen, scroll down to the More Controls section.
  5. Select the green + (plus) button next to Hearing to add it to the active Control Centre items.

Using Live Listen

  1. Connect your AirPod headphones to your device. 
  2. Open Control Centre:
    • On iPhone X or later and iPads: Swipe down from the top-right corner of the screen.
    • On iPhone 8 or earlier and iPod Touch: Swipe up from the bottom of the screen.
  3. Select the Live Listen icon .
  4. In the AirPods window, select Live Listen to turn it on.
  5. Tap Live Listen again to turn it off.
Created on: February-27-2020

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