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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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Solved!! Android beta

So far I love the minimalistic new gui!Unfortunately I'm on a skyrocket with the leak ics rom. Spotify plays audio perfect and I can access almost every tab. But I can't access one tab then another without crashing. Or close out of the app and goto a...

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  • So far I love the minimalistic new gui! Unfortunately I'm on a skyrocket with the leak ics rom. Spotify plays audio perfect and I can access almost every tab. But I can't access one tab then anoth...
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Spotify does not work in my Samsung SII mobile

it used to work, but recently when I launch Spotify on my mobile it simply closes after 2-3 seconds. i have uninstalled and installed it again, but the problem is still there. Any advice?

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  • it used to work, but recently when I launch Spotify on my mobile it simply closes after 2-3 seconds. i have uninstalled and installed it again, but the problem is still there. Any advice?
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Solved!! When will playlist folders become available on Android?

Hello, I love Spotify and I use it a lot. Althogh there are no sorting or searching options YET to sort by artist/album or to search for a specific artist or playlist (at least on the ipod) - which I find difficult to understand as sorting and search...

  • Roadie
  • Hello,   I love Spotify and I use it a lot.   Althogh there are no sorting or searching options YET to sort by artist/album or to search for a specific artist or playlist (at least on t...
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A way to sync Androidphones without WiFi ?

Hello!I'm looking for a way to sync my Spotify offline playlists with my android phone. But since i dont have WiFi at my house i can't use that way.I'm looking for an alternative via USB. Thanks!

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  • Hello! I'm looking for a way to sync my Spotify offline playlists with my android phone. But since i dont have WiFi at my house i can't use that way. I'm looking for an alternative via USB. &n...
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Backs out to playlist level when switching views from horizontal or vertical

Not sure if this happens on other phones or not, but this is a problem I have seen on Droid. If I have the app open, and I have the phone open to the physical keyboard and I'm looking at it in a horizontal view, if I close the keyboard and switch to ...

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  • Not sure if this happens on other phones or not, but this is a problem I have seen on Droid.  If I have the app open, and I have the phone open to the physical keyboard and I'm looking at it in ...
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Solved!! Share current playing song

Another feature I would like to see on Spotify for Android. There are times I would actually like to share the current playing song. It would be nice if there was some button on the current song screen, you know the window that you can flip up with a...

  • Music Fan
  • Another feature I would like to see on Spotify for Android. There are times I would actually like to share the current playing song.  It would be nice if there was some button on the current son...
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Spotify stops playing all of a sudden

Hi, I am using Spotify on my Samsung Glaxy. Today, I was using it and had my Bluetooth headset connected for the first time. I noticed, that it quite often stopped playing. "Luckily", I had catlog running and so I've got a logcat log. Please see min....

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  • Hi,   I am using Spotify on my Samsung Glaxy. Today, I was using it and had my Bluetooth headset connected for the first time. I noticed, that it quite often stopped playing.   "Luck...
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Chicken and the Egg

I'm having a problem with my offline sync. I can get all the songs synced on my phone, but when I don't have an internet connection and/or force the ap into offline mode, I am not able to access Spotify because I am prompted to enter my logon informa...

  • Newbie
  • I'm having a problem with my offline sync. I can get all the songs synced on my phone, but when I don't have an internet connection and/or force the ap into offline mode, I am not able to access Spot...
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Save state after restart

I noticed that on iPhone, the spotify app seems to remember, pretty much always the last song I played. But not on Android, when I quit the app, and the OS eventually reaps the application, Spotify will forget where it was in my playlist. It would be...

  • Music Fan
  • I noticed that on iPhone, the spotify app seems to remember, pretty much always the last song I played. But not on Android, when I quit the app, and the OS eventually reaps the application, Spotify w...
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Spotify keeps desyncing my playlist!

Spotify keeps desyncing my playlist saying that i have synced with more than 3 devices, but i havent. what to do? thanks for replies.

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  • Spotify keeps desyncing my playlist saying that i have synced with more than 3 devices, but i havent.   what to do?   thanks for replies.
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Samsung Tab 2 7.0 Android 4.0 Crashed instantly and always offline modus..

Does anyobne have spotify on the new Tab 2 7.0 with andoird 4.0?. It is always AGAIN in offline modus and crashes all the time. I used both versions again terrible. Please help...Need music for holiday..:D.

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  • Does anyobne have spotify on the new Tab 2 7.0 with andoird 4.0?.   It is always AGAIN in offline modus and crashes all the time.   I used both versions again terrible.    P...
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Spotify stays in Offline Mode on my Android LG G2X when connected to 4G

Exactly as the topic title says, Spotify stays in Offline Mode on my LG G2X. I even made sure the toggle switch was set to on in the settings to sync over data. It did this in the original Android app and now the preview app. I would love to know if ...

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  • Exactly as the topic title says, Spotify stays in Offline Mode on my LG G2X. I even made sure the toggle switch was set to on in the settings to sync over data. It did this in the original Android ap...
  • David
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Solved!! I'm a really pissed off customer.

I'm JVGO, and spotify sucks. How long is it going to take your developers to solve the offline problems we android tablet users are facing. Why are you snubbing us spotify, why? You release iOS updates like every other week but neglect android users ...

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  • I'm JVGO, and spotify sucks. How long is it going to take your developers to solve the offline problems we android tablet users are facing. Why are you snubbing us spotify, why? You release iOS updat...
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Solved!! Get an empty info box when trying to listen to a tune

I had my app working until two days ago. Now, every time I select a tune I get an empty Info dialog box with the only option to click OK. Then nothing happens and no music starts. Any suggestions?

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  • I had my app working until two days ago. Now, every time I select a tune I get an empty Info dialog box with the only option to click OK. Then nothing happens and no music starts. Any suggestions?
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Spotify app won't open on my Droid 2 Global

I have a droid 2 global running android version 2.3.4. I have downloaded the spotify app, but everytime I try to open it, the phone does the animation of opening an application, but then goes right back to the previous screen (i.e. the home screen, a...

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  • I have a droid 2 global running android version 2.3.4. I have downloaded the spotify app, but everytime I try to open it, the phone does the animation of opening an application, but then goes right b...
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Samsung Galaxy Europa compatibility

Hello, When I try to open spotify on my Galaxy Europa, the app opens and then instantly closes. I don't even see the spotify interface. Does anyone know what the issue is. I'm a premium member and rely on the service working. Many thanks

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  • Hello,   When I try to open spotify on my Galaxy Europa, the app opens and then instantly closes. I don't even see the spotify interface. Does anyone know what the issue is. I'm a premium memb...
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Spotify on mobile for free?

Hello,I use spotify on mobile and i have a free account. I put Spotify on my mobile phone and tablet and it works verry well. I can use the mobile app, but is it a trail? And where i can find when i must to pay for it?It's a amazing app but to bad yo...

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  • Hello, I use spotify on mobile and i have a free account. I put Spotify on my mobile phone and tablet and it works verry well.  I can use the mobile app, but is it a trail? And where i c...
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Question

Why is it when I change to another song (on the android) it kicks me out of spotify or it stays stuck at the end of the song and doesn't keep on playing to the next? It has done that since I've had premium. Just wondering if they're ever gonna fix th...

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  • Why is it when I change to another song (on the android) it kicks me out of spotify or it stays stuck at the end of the song and doesn't  keep on playing to the next? It has done that since I've...
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Playlist won't sync

I sync playlists with local files from my computer to my phone app for offline play and they will sync and work while the cpu and phone are both on wifi. However when I close the app and reopen later they playlist are no longer synced. Help? This is ...

  • Regular
  • I sync playlists with local files from my computer to my phone app for offline play and they will sync and work while the cpu and phone are both on wifi. However when I close the app and reopen later...
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Solved!! Wiping out Local Music?

I've recently taken music off of my phones sd card. However, spotify continues to act as if the files are still there. Whenver I go to play them, the app will freeze for a moment and send me back to the menu of my phone. Is there any way to wipe that...

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  • I've recently taken music off of my phones sd card. However, spotify continues to act as if the files are still there. Whenver I go to play them, the app will freeze for a moment and send me back to ...
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