IPod Mono

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If you connect your iPod to a T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine or T4S ToneMatch mixer channels 1, 2, 3 (or T8S ToneMatch mixer channels 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) using a cable like this

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You will hear only the LEFT side of the stereo signal. To hear both LEFT and RIGHT sides of the stereo signal, you must change the signal to MONO.

Set your iPod to Mono

Launch the Settings app on your iPad or iPhone.

  1. Tap General.
  2. Tap Accessibility.
  3. In the Hearing section, turn Mono Audio On

Now both sides of the stereo output will have a mono signal (both Left and Right channels combined).

You can use a cable like this.

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You can connect the stereo output to a mono unbalanced input like T1 ToneMatch Audio Engine channels 1,2,3.

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This does not apply to T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine channel 4/5. The channel 4/5 inputs are balanced mono and not compatible with a stereo signal that has been mixed down to mono from the iPod