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As one of the most popular Podcasts servers, Apple Podcasts now is available on many smart devices. With the great cooperation between Apple and Amazon, now users can listen to Apple Podcasts with Alexa on Amazon Echo, Fire TV, and other Amazon devices. It is very simple for you to start an episode of Podcast when your hands are busy. Just directly ask Alexa to play Apple Podcasts by using a voice command like "Alexa, play (the name of the podcast) on Apple Podcasts".
However, not everyone can use this convenient function on Alexa-enabled devices. At the moment, it is only usable in the United States that the Alexa function for Apple Podcasts on Amazon smart devices. People who live in the United States are the only qualified users to enjoy their Apple Podcasts with Alexa on Amazon Echo or other Alexa-installed devices. If you are living in elsewhere the United States, you need to try a workaround to let Apple Podcasts playable on Alexa.
In the following parts of this article, you will learn 2 effective ways to get Apple Podcasts with Alexa on Amazon smart speakers. One for users in else countries and regions and the other for those who are in the United States.
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Please make certain that you have installed and updated to the latest Apple Podcasts app and the Amazon Alexa app on your device before you try to set it up. Now let's begin to learn the details of how to set up the Alexa for Apple Podcasts.
Step 1. Turn on the Amazon Alexa app.
Step 2. Press the menu icon on the upper-left corner. Then click the "Skills & Games" and find the Apple Podcasts skill.
Step 3. Tap "Enable to Use". Then you have finished the basic settings. You can use the voice command to play the Apple Podcast program with Alexa.
Tips: Here are the advanced settings for using Apple Podcast with Alexa. It is a simpler voice command to ask Alexa play Apple Podcasts. Please follow the simple steps below.
Step 1. Open the Amazon Alexa app.
Step 2. Go to "Settings". Open "Music & Podcasts" and click "Link/Manage New Services".
Step 3. Choose Apple Podcasts and link your Apple account to the Alexa app.
Now you have set Apple Podcasts as the default podcast app. And your voice command can be simplified to "Apple Podcast", then say the name of the program. These settings also help you to keep the records of playing. Your podcast can start playing from where you pause or left.