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[COMPLETE GUIDE] How to fix most Android issues

Please read below for troubleshooting Spotify on your Android device. This guide contains fixes for most common issues as well as detail on how to create a new topic if you still are having problems. First thing to do before trying anything else is r...

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Solved!! The version of Spotify I have has completely different features than another free user.

PlanFreeCountryUSADeviceAndroid PhonesMy Question or IssueMy dad and I both have spotify. I cannot pick songs to play and have to rely on shuffle. My dad can pick songs without issue, and probably doesn't even know that shuffle's an option. We both h...

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Spotify suddenly closes when Your Music menu is chosen without any error message

Description Spotify suddenly closes when I select Your Music in the menu. The app just closes without any error message displayed. What are the steps you took to get to the error/issue? (We need to know what you are doing so we can do the exact same ...

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  • Description Spotify suddenly closes when I select Your Music in the menu. The app just closes without any error message displayed.   What are the steps you took to get to the error/issue?...
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T-Hub 2 spotify app shuts down on your music drop down

Hi i have an issues with app on T-Hub 2, it has been working fine for the past few months and this week once you select the your music drop down it shuts the app and you cant reopen without it shutting down straight away. i have uninstalled and re-in...

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  • Hi i have an issues with app on T-Hub 2, it has been working fine for the past few months and this week once you select the your music drop down it shuts the app and you cant reopen without it shutti...
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Spotify Connect issues with Car Bluetooth.

I have an ap that starts Spotify when ever I connect my phone to blue tooth. So that when I get in my car and turn it on the phone automaticaly turns on spotify. That way I don't have to mess with my phone every time I get in the car. The issue is th...

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  • I have an ap that starts Spotify when ever I connect my phone to blue tooth.  So that when I get in my car and turn it on the phone automaticaly turns on spotify.  That way I don't have to ...
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Where is My Music on Android?

I can enter My Music from my desktop, but not any longer through my Android Device. It's simply not a part of the menu. Does anybody know why? I am a premium user.

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  • I can enter My Music from my desktop, but not any longer through my Android Device. It's simply not a part of the menu. Does anybody know why? I am a premium user.
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Moto G - Downloaded tracks keep dissapearing

Hi, got a brand new Moto G and having a big issue with spotify. I cannot use the offline feature as spotify will not save downloaded tracks. I have downloaded my entire collection THREE TIMES since yesterday (about ~1100 tracks). Everytime I quit the...

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  • Hi,   got a brand new Moto G and having a big issue with spotify. I cannot use the offline feature as spotify will not save downloaded tracks. I have downloaded my entire collection THREE TI...
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Solved!! spotify crashes on xperia z1 compact

Hello, I've been using Spotify app on my xperia z1c for about 2 hours without problem and then it stopped and it doesn't work anymore. What can i do?

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  • Hello, I've been using Spotify app on my xperia z1c for about 2 hours without problem and then it stopped and it doesn't work anymore. What can i do?
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Spotify won't detect Android device through Wifi -- This is pathetic, Spotify team

Guys.Look up "Spotify won't detect Android" or anything along that line on Google. The sheer number of results you get is absolutely pathetic. At this point, it's not even a niche issue -- It's an issue a vast majority of Android users are facing. An...

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  • Guys. Look up "Spotify won't detect Android" or anything along that line on Google.  The sheer number of results you get is absolutely pathetic. At this point, it's not even a niche issue ...
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Solved!! HTC M8 Widget very Buggy

Hello Community First i wanted to ask if someone else has the same issue before i post it in the "Ongoing Issues" Topic. He doesn't reinstalled cause he has about 2500 songs and he don't want to resync all. So this is just a general question if someo...

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  • Hello Community 🙂  First i wanted to ask if someone else has the same issue before i post it in the "Ongoing Issues" Topic. He doesn't reinstalled cause he has about 2500 songs and he don't...
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deleting mutable music at once

Not sure how to get rid of my music from songs, I wanna get rid of all of it so I can select fulls albums to have it more organized.

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  • Not sure how to get rid of my music from songs, I wanna get rid of all of it so I can select fulls albums to have it more organized.
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the music plays but the audio stopps in some areas of the song

While playing a song on android s4 galaxy most current spotify release often the audio stops while the play moves forward. Some areas of the songtimeline are playing - some not. When i go to the previous song and back it works in most cases.

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  • While playing a song on android s4 galaxy most current spotify release often the audio stops while the play moves forward. Some areas of the songtimeline are playing - some not. When i go to the prev...
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Offline música skipping

I bought a new tablet, and the offline list always skip. Every few seconds the song stops and continues. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling, and it still happens with the new stuff I downloaded. The tablet is brand new, and I haven't really loaded...

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  • I bought a new tablet, and the offline list always skip. Every few seconds the song stops and continues. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling, and it still happens with the new stuff I downloaded. ...
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App crash

I have a kindle fire hd 8' 9". When i open the app it crashes unless i can quickly get out of the my songs/playlist tab. if i can get out the 0.5 seconds before it crashes the app works like a charm so long as i stay away from that section. i cleared...

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  • I have a kindle fire hd 8' 9". When i open the app it crashes unless i can quickly get out of the my songs/playlist tab. if i can get out  the 0.5 seconds before it crashes the app works like a ...
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Solved!! Add local files without sync or adding them automatically to Spotify

Hi, I decided to buy Spotify Premium to try it out since I really like the idea of having quick access to a lot of music. As of now, I've collected music and stored it digitally on my phone so I've got about 50 gb of local music on my SD card. Since ...

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  • Hi,   I decided to buy Spotify Premium to try it out since I really like the idea of having quick access to a lot of music. As of now, I've collected music and stored it digitally on my phon...
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App runs in the background but display closes - Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Description The Spotify app starts on my tablet and then after briefly displaying the “Your Music screen appears to stop and drops me back to the home screen. However I have found that using connect from my phone I can still control the app on the ta...

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  • Description The Spotify app starts on my tablet and then after briefly displaying the “Your Music screen appears to stop and drops me back to the home screen. However I have found that using conne...
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Solved!! Confused about why Play Store shows Spotify makes In-app purchases?

Hello all! I'm thinking about subscribing but I'm quite confused. I'm currently using Google Wallet for managing other subscriptions and I've seen that Google Play Store shows Spotify app make "in-app purchase", supposedly through Google in-app Billi...

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  • Hello all!   I'm thinking about subscribing but I'm quite confused. I'm currently using Google Wallet for managing other subscriptions and I've seen that Google Play Store shows Sp...
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Android Notification bar transparency

Hello, in every mode (playlist view, search, etc) the Android Statusbar is transparent and looks pretty in the same color as the Spotify Background.Only in now playing mode, where i personally think it's most important, the notification bar stays bla...

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  • Hello,   in every mode (playlist view, search, etc) the Android Statusbar is transparent and looks pretty in the same color as the Spotify Background. Only in now playing mode, where i pers...
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Playlist won't stay synced

I've downloaded all of my Playlist and had no issue for a week. Now one of my playlists is showing a handful of songs being downloaded. It says I need to turn on 2g/3g to start syncing and downloading. How do I go about doing that.

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  • I've downloaded all of my Playlist and had no issue for a week. Now one of my playlists is showing a handful of songs being downloaded. It says I need to turn on 2g/3g to start syncing and downloadin...
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Playback Stops Half Way Through Song

I have an unrooted HTC One M8 and the playback on the app stops approx. halfway through the song but shows to still be playing with no sound. I've tried pausing and playing but it just shows that it's playing with no sound still. I've tried closing a...

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  • I have an unrooted HTC One M8 and the playback on the app stops approx. halfway through the song but shows to still be playing with no sound. I've tried pausing and playing but it just shows tha...
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unable to add to my music

I am unable to add new artists to "my music" list. Is there type of limit on how many artists you can have on the list?

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  • I am unable to add new artists to "my music" list. Is there type of limit on how many artists you can have on the list? 
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