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How to enable Google Assistant's spoken notifications for wireless headphones

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    How to turn on Google Assistant's Spoken notifications

    Follow these steps to enable the Spoken notifications setting. Hear Google Assistant notifications read aloud for new mail, messages, scheduled calendar events, and other apps.

    1. Press and hold the smartphone's Home button to start the Google Assistant app.
    2. Tap Headphones settings.
      • Note:  Headphones settings are only visible when the headphones are connected through Bluetooth.

    3. On the Assistant Setting screen, tap Spoken notifications.
    4. Change the setting on the Spoken notifications screen by setting each app to On or Off.

    Note:  Due to the changes Google will be making to the Google Assistant feature, linking headphones to the Google Assistant app for iOS will be discontinued.

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