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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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can't download tracks on s2

trying to download playlists to galaxy s2 but download bar just sits on 0%. tried uninstalling and it gets to about 50% and then freezes

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  • trying to download playlists to galaxy s2 but download bar just sits on 0%. tried uninstalling and it gets to about 50% and then freezes
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Poor sound quality on Samsung W

I hawe a Samsung Wonder, when using spotify the sound in my ear plugs is like the back channels in a 5.1 system. I can hear the music pretty good but the vocals is like far away and echoish. Playing a track in the mediaplayer sounds normal and the se...

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  • I hawe a Samsung Wonder, when using spotify the sound in my ear plugs is like the back channels in a 5.1 system. I can hear the music pretty good but the vocals is like far away and echoish. Playing ...
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Solved!! last.fm scrobbling - does it work for anyone?

Did anyone had success with the last.fm scrobbling in the new Android ICS App?I've entered my login data but there wasn't any confirmation if it was successful or not. Once I go back to settings my last.fm data are empty again...which "might" be for ...

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  • Did anyone had success with the last.fm scrobbling in the new Android ICS App? I've entered my login data but there wasn't any confirmation if it was successful or not.  Once I go back to set...
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song

my songs will not play all the way thru ? what tha problem is  

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  • my songs will not play all the way thru ? what tha problem is  
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Most of my playlist songs are greyed out

I have premium and I created a few playlists of a bunch of songs from local files on my desktop. I let it do its thing and sync the playlists. Then I open up mobile on my phone and I can actually play like 4 out of 100 songs of each playlist, the res...

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  • I have premium and I created a few playlists of a bunch of songs from local files on my desktop. I let it do its thing and sync the playlists. Then I open up mobile on my phone and I can actually pla...
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"spotify is offline" Galaxy S2

Okay so Spotify was not working this morning via my mobile when I got up, I uninstalled and reinstalled on my Galaxy S2 and a shiny new app was in play(which I was unaware was coming). Good, good so I thought...........however it has remained with th...

  • Casual Listener
  • Okay so Spotify was not working this morning via my mobile when I got up, I uninstalled and reinstalled on my Galaxy S2 and a shiny new app was in play(which I was unaware was coming). Good...
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Preview app - glitches on returning to app

Still liking the new app. It's pretty stable, but I have noticed quite consistent glitches in behaviour when returning to the app from elsewhere - i.e. after being in another app or having the screen locked with Spotify playing in the background. Exa...

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  • Still liking the new app. It's pretty stable, but I have noticed quite consistent glitches in behaviour when returning to the app from elsewhere - i.e. after being in another app or having the screen...
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Playback stops after adding to playlist

Every time I start listening to a track and add it to a playlist, after a few seconds the track stops playing and I get dropped to a screen that says "search not available in offline mode". I then have to restart the track from the playlist in order ...

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  • Every time I start listening to a track and add it to a playlist, after a few seconds the track stops playing and I get dropped to a screen that says "search not available in offline mode". I then ha...
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new app

since the spotify update, i cant seem to get any songs on my playlists, its like its nothing there when i look at my phone, but when i look at other playlist's that ive subscribed to, i can see the songs... any idea's ?

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  • since the spotify update, i cant seem to get any  songs on my playlists, its like its nothing there when i look at my phone, but when i look at other playlist's that ive subscribed to, i can see...
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Mobile app puts half of my playlists in an old folder that I deleted months ago??

Hey everyone, I was running the beta app with no problems whatsoever, but since the update to the official app, I now suddenly have a folder that I deleted months ago and it contains roughly half of my playlists (it says it contains 126 playlists). N...

  • Roadie
  • Hey everyone,   I was running the beta app with no problems whatsoever, but since the update to the official app, I now suddenly have a folder that I deleted months ago and it contains rough...
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About this new release

So I noticed that a new version of Spotify had been downloaded to my phone yesterday when I was going home. It was late, I was tired and I really just wanted to listen to some good music. However, when I started playing I noticed that there was no sh...

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  • So I noticed that a new version of Spotify had been downloaded to my phone yesterday when I was going home. It was late, I was tired and I really just wanted to listen to some good music. However, wh...
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Droid Razr Maxx spotify download problems

I am downloading songs and they aren't downloading to the SD card. I don't see a setting in my phone storage to change it. I also don't see a setting in spotify that'd work. This is for a Droid RAZR Maxx.

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  • I am downloading songs and they aren't downloading to the SD card. I don't see a setting in my phone storage to change it. I also don't see a setting in spotify that'd work. This is for a Droid RAZR ...
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Reinstate possibility to play entire library and local files!!!

If i had known what would happen, i never would have uppdated. This sucks! big time! If i am to give you money every month, you´ve better sort it out so that i can listen to my entire library and access my local files, like before. I do not think i a...

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  • If i had known what would happen, i never would have uppdated. This sucks! big time! If i am to give you money every month, you´ve better sort it out so that i can listen to my entire library and a...
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hard time running 2 android apps on one account

Hi, I hope Im not redundant with my question. I have an android tablet (dropad a8, and google play thinks its a Verizon Sec MID_Serails) and I have an LG P350 running android. I have spotify on both devices and both are running android 2.3. When I st...

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  • Hi,   I hope Im not redundant with my question.   I have an android tablet (dropad a8, and google play thinks its a Verizon Sec MID_Serails) and I have an LG  P350 running and...
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Solved!! Downloaded new Andriodapp - Still stuck in Offline

Ive just downloaded the "updated" final version of the Spotify-app (it says Version 0.5.0.1247.g94a8231b) for my Andriod-phone (HTC Incredible S - Android 2.3.5) and noticed by surprise that the thing still won't go Online, allthough i just got Premi...

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  • Ive just downloaded the "updated" final version of the Spotify-app (it says Version 0.5.0.1247.g94a8231b) for my Andriod-phone (HTC Incredible S - Android 2.3.5) and noticed by surprise that the thin...
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App is offline on motorola xoom 4.0.4

When I attempt to sync playlists on the spotify app on my xoom, it reports that it is offline. All other apps have connectivity and I can ping spotify.com from the tablet just fine. It's the same exact issue that was in the old version of the app, pl...

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  • When I attempt to sync playlists on the spotify app on my xoom, it reports that it is offline.   All other apps have connectivity and I can ping spotify.com from the tablet just fine. &nbs...
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its so bad :(

I really want the old version back please, the new version is... awful.

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  • I really want the old version back please, the new version is... awful.
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Please tell us how to get the old app back

Using an Atrix 4G, old app was golden, never had a problem. My playlists won't sync. On the same Wifi it was syncing on just yesterday before I made the mistake of updating. If anyone knows how to get the old app back let me know, any help would be a...

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  • Using an Atrix 4G, old app was golden, never had a problem.   My playlists won't sync. On the same Wifi it was syncing on just yesterday before I made the mistake of updating.   If ...
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New Android App: Unable to play playlists

Hi, as explained on my review on Google Play: Since the update, I'm just totally unable to listen to music. Whenever I go to my playlists and select one, the app' crashes. And the reason is pretty simple: my username contains a "`" (backquote) which ...

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  • Hi,   as explained on my review on Google Play:   Since the update, I'm just totally unable to listen to music. Whenever I go to my playlists and select one, the app' crashes. ...
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