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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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One small annoyance with the new update for Android

I noticed this while browsing the album, the status bar is transparent. But when I'm on the Now Playing screen, the status bar goes back to the dark gradient bar. Why not keep it transparent? Please refer to my screenshots. Thanks.

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  • I noticed this while browsing the album, the status bar is transparent. But when I'm on the Now Playing screen, the status bar goes back to the dark gradient bar. Why not keep it transparent? Please ...
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can't see my top lists for songs on mobile (android)

since the new android update i wasn't able to view my top played songs from my profile. I can only see top artists on my profile. i would like to have this feature back since i used it very much. Please respond. kind regards: long time mobile user

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  • since the new android update i wasn't able to view my top played songs from my profile. I can only see top artists on my profile. i would like to have this feature back since i used it very much. &...
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Updating my Galaxy S3

Hi Spotify, I have a premium account and every time I update Spotify on mt Galaxy S3, I loose all my downloaded music!! I then have to re sync my device and download it all again!! Why is this happening??? Regards Mark

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  • Hi Spotify,   I have a premium account and every time I update Spotify on mt Galaxy S3, I loose all my downloaded music!! I then have to re sync my device and download it all again!! &nbsp...
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Solved!! Your Songs, Your Albums, and/or Your Artists Offline

Before the "Paint it Black" update, I had a problem with needing to individually add every playlist I had created. I was hoping that Your Music would be the solution to my problem. However, because my device doesn't have the space to sync with all pl...

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  • Before the "Paint it Black" update, I had a problem with needing to individually add every playlist I had created. I was hoping that Your Music would be the solution to my problem.   However...
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offline playlists with songs I don't want

Is there a way to download a playlist (offline) and delete those 1 or 3 songs I dont like? I could get about a GB of free memory on my android without those songs.

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  • Is there a way to download a playlist (offline) and delete those 1 or 3 songs I dont like? I could get about a GB of free memory on my android without those songs.
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Audio effects gone?

Was the Audio effects section of the settings removed after the 0.7.9 update? Can't seem to find it. Thanks

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  • Was the Audio effects section of the settings removed after the 0.7.9 update? Can't seem to find it. Thanks
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Solved!! Tha Carter V and "X"

Tha Carter V by lil wayne was supposed to be released today May 5th. Ive searched multiple times and cant find the album. The album "X" By chris brown is also supposed to release today and also is not on spotify. What is going on?

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  • Tha Carter V by lil wayne was supposed to be released today May 5th. Ive searched multiple times and cant find the album. The album "X" By chris brown is also supposed to release today and also is no...
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I dont have new version of spotify (1.0.0.82) on my phone :(

I dont have new version of spotify on htc desire with android 2.2 i didnt even have new version before this i just have on google play old spotify version and i really want this new look i like it (i`ve tried apks too)

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  • I dont have new version  of spotify on htc desire with android 2.2  i didnt even have new version before this i just have on google play old spotify version and i really want this new ...
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Shuffle Play Should Not Skip Current Song

It should skip to the next random song AFTER the current song is finished. This is basic stuff. I can only imagine the wonky Spotify interface ideas which originated in the country who brought the world Driving on the Wrong Side if the Road.

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  • It should skip to the next random song AFTER the current song is finished. This is basic stuff. I can only imagine the wonky Spotify interface ideas which originated in the country who brough...
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Bluetooth problem on HTC One

I love Spotify. I'm a premium member and Spotify has completely changed how I listened to music and made purchases. New problem with the app though. If you're streaming through a Bluetooth device, Spotify will not show you what is playing currently a...

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  • I love Spotify. I'm a premium member and Spotify has completely changed how I listened to music and made purchases. New problem with the app though. If you're streaming through a Bluetooth device, Sp...
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shuffle button

Hello wanted to ask if it is possible to make shuffle button biger in New spotify ( 1.0.0.82) because in the landscape its very difficult to push. It's on htc one, so may screen isn't small or bad resolution. Maybe it be great if it was at the bottom...

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  • Hello wanted to ask if it is possible to make shuffle button biger in New spotify ( 1.0.0.82) because in the landscape its very difficult to push. It's on htc one, so may screen isn't small or bad re...
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Crashes on start after latest updated

I'm on a Nexus 5 with Android 4.4.2. After updating Spotify to 1.0.0.82, the app crashes immediately on start every time. I've tried reinstalling as well.

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  • I'm on a Nexus 5 with Android 4.4.2. After updating Spotify to 1.0.0.82, the app crashes immediately on start every time. I've tried reinstalling as well.
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Premium fail

Spotify, I upgraded to your premium account on my computer but the premium is not being recognized by my Galaxy S4 (at&t). It's pretty frustrating that nearly none of my playlists are now showing up on my phone. Please help me resolve this issue. Tha...

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  • Spotify,   I upgraded to your premium account on my computer but the premium is not being recognized by my Galaxy S4 (at&t). It's pretty frustrating that nearly none of my playlists are ...
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Bluetooth playback ALMOST perfect

Hi.. Im using spotify on my Samsung Galaxy S4 to play music in my car. Track Info works, prev track/next track/play/pause works, but ELAPSED TIME and TRACKSEEK (fastforward or fastrewind) does not. Same goes for different kinds of headsets I've tried...

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  • Hi..   Im using spotify on my Samsung Galaxy S4 to play music in my car. Track Info works, prev track/next track/play/pause works, but ELAPSED TIME and TRACKSEEK (fastforward or fastrewind) ...
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spotify doesnt download fo my sd card but deezer does why?

Recently bought handset with low phone memory but large expandable memory. Spotify will not use the expandable memory card. Moved to Deezer and it has the option to save where I choose. Why doesnt Spotify? Another reason I just stopped subscribing an...

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  • Recently bought handset with low phone memory but large expandable memory. Spotify will not use the expandable memory card. Moved to Deezer and it has the option to save where I choose. Why doesnt Sp...
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Solved!! Confirm you're sill a Premium User

Hey, since this morning I have the problem, that when I want to go into offline modus I get the message "Go online and confirm you're still a premium user". I can't confirm this anywhere and on my laptop everythings fine. Does anyone have the same pr...

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  • Hey,   since this morning I have the problem, that when I want to go into offline modus I get the message "Go online and confirm you're still a premium user". I can't confirm this anywhere a...
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Is the shuffle mode really shuffle?

Hi! I very often use the shuffle mode to play all song in my Spotify Library. Usually I use Spotify when I go to work by bike for 40 minutes. In my library I have about 430 song. My observation is that, there is a set of few songs that are served me ...

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  • Hi! I very often use the shuffle mode to play all song in my Spotify Library. Usually I use Spotify when I go to work by bike for 40 minutes. In my library I have about 430 song. My observation i...
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Solved!! Samsung galaxy S3 Spotify & BEATS Wireless

Hi, When i want to listening spotify with my wireless headphones it doesnt work (through bluetooth). Sound is just playing from mobile device. Is there any solution? Thanks for any advice! mobile: Samsung Galaxy S3 OS: Android headphones: BEATS Wirel...

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  • Hi,   When i want to listening spotify with my wireless headphones it doesnt work (through bluetooth). Sound is just playing from mobile device. Is there any solution? Thanks for any ad...
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Crashes on my Blu vivo hd

I downloaded the spotify app on my blu vivo hd but the app keep on crashing after a few seconds. I tried restart but still the same. My device has 1GB RAM which I think is definitely sufficent to support this app. So what is going on?

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  • I downloaded the spotify app on my blu vivo hd but the app keep on crashing after a few seconds. I tried restart but still the same. My device has 1GB RAM which I think is definitely sufficent to sup...
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