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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 Add Songs which aren't in some playlist to Queue

PlanFreeCountryIndiaDeviceAsus Zenfone Max Pro M1Operating SystemAndroid 9Spotify Version: 8.5.44.913 My Question or Issue I had tried re-installing Spotify, still, I'm not able to add the songs into the queue which are not in any playlists, i.e if I...

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  • Plan Free Country India Device Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 Operating System Android 9 Spotify Version: 8.5.44.913   My Question or Issue  I had tried re-installing Spotify, still,...
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Superuser Contribution Poor shuffle /random play.

PlanPremiumCountry Device(Samsung Galaxy 9,)Operating SystemAndroid Oreo My Question or IssueOut of a 100 song playlist some songs never get played some get played too often. This is an ongoing problem that should be an easy fix.

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  • Plan Premium Country   Device (Samsung Galaxy 9,) Operating System Android Oreo   My Question or Issue Out of a 100 song playlist some songs never get played some get played...
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Superuser Contribution [Redmi 6 Global] Spotify Freezing when I press 3 Dots

Plan: PremiumCountry: ItalyDevice: Xiaomi Redmi 6 GlobalSystem: Android 9 Spotify freezing when I press 3 dots on playlist and song information Last version of Spotify

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  • Plan: Premium Country: Italy Device: Xiaomi Redmi 6 Global System: Android 9   Spotify freezing when I press 3 dots on playlist and song information   Last version of Spotify  
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Some titles not available on one device, but available on another

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueHi GuysI have a Premium Account, we use Premium family. On my Kids' android device there are ...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue Hi Guys...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Can't view or edit queue on Spotify Android

PlanFreeCountryIndiaDeviceAsus Zenfone Max pro M1Operating SystemAndroid Pie My Question or IssueI have added some songs to queue. But I can't edit or sort the songs in the queue on my mobile phone. I can't find any option for viewing or editing queu...

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  •   Plan Free Country India Device Asus Zenfone Max pro M1 Operating System Android Pie   My Question or Issue I have added some songs to queue. But I can't edit or sort the songs ...
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Now Playing - Jump to Song

PlanPremiumCountryUSA Device(Pixel 3 XL)Operating System(Android 10) My Question or Issue Is there a way to jump to the song currently playing in any playlist? I hate having to scroll forever in some big playlists to find the song that is currently p...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA   Device (Pixel 3 XL) Operating System (Android 10)   My Question or Issue   Is there a way to jump to the song currently playing in any playlist? ...
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PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceSamsung Galaxy Note 10+Operating SystemOne IU 2 Android 10 My Question or IssueOn previous versions when selecting a podcast it will feature at the top the episode you were up to making it so easy since some podcasts ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Operating System One IU 2 Android 10   My Question or Issue On previous versions when selecting a podcast it will feature ...
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Songs from playlist will just stop playing on Galaxy S8+ after recent update???

Version 8.5.42.812. Never had this happen prior to this update. have tried everything. Sometimes they stop and then start again. sometimes stop completely, sometimes app shuts down. This eve happens after I have NOT optimized for battery., have enabl...

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  • Version 8.5.42.812. Never had this happen prior to this update. have tried everything. Sometimes they stop and then start again. sometimes stop completely, sometimes app shuts down. This eve happens ...
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Music is pausing on bluetooth when android app is opened

My IssueWhen bluetooth connection is established to my car radio, music starts playing automatically, usually. When I open the app for the first time, music playback breaks for a second or two and then continues couple of seconds before the break in ...

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  • My Issue When bluetooth connection is established to my car radio, music starts playing automatically, usually. When I open the app for the first time, music playback breaks for a second or two and ...
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Solved!! How do I delete a single downloaded song in Spotify 8.5.11 .762

Since the layers spotify update, it is no longer possible to long press a track and remove the download. I can unlike the song but the download remains, some songs I only want to listen to when I'm streaming and I don't want them on my device.I want ...

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  • Since the layers spotify update,  it is no longer possible to long press a track and remove the download. I can unlike the song but the download remains,  some songs I only want to listen t...
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Save To Home feature with Podcasts

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceSamsung Galaxy S8+Operating SystemAndroid Pie My Question or IssueThere is a 'save to home' option available for playlists, but when I am in a podcast this feature is nowhere that I can find. Is it supposed to be there and ...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Samsung Galaxy S8+ Operating System Android Pie   My Question or Issue There is a 'save to home' option available for playlists, but when I am in a podc...
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Local files won't load on android app

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceGoogle Pixel 3A XLOperating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueI've added local files to a playlist on my desktop Spotify and I'm able to listen to them no problem. However, when I try to play the songs on the android app, t...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Google Pixel 3A XL Operating System Android   My Question or Issue I've added local files to a playlist on my desktop Spotify and I'm able to listen to ...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Not Working, Very Slow

PlanPremiumCountryIndiaDeviceMoto G5 PlusOperating SystemAndroid OreoMy Question or IssueI have been using Spotify very actively over the past few months, on my phone and my laptop. However, recently something happened and my app is very unresponsive...

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  • Plan Premium Country India Device Moto G5 Plus Operating System Android Oreo My Question or Issue I have been using Spotify very actively over the past few months, on my phone and my laptop....
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Albúm especifico com som estalando (App Windows, Android e Web Player)

PlanPremiumCountryBrasil Device(Xiaomi mi 8 lite)Operating System(i Android Oreo, Windows 10,Web Player) My Question or IssueEstou tendo um problema com um álbum especifico, Nó na orelha de **bleep**, o mesmo fica estalando. Problema ocorre no Androi...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Brasil   Device (Xiaomi mi 8 lite) Operating System (i Android Oreo, Windows 10,Web Player)   My Question or Issue Estou tendo um problema com u...
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Won't play songs, showing wrong song

Plan: PremiumCountry: USA DevicePixel 4XL (but having this problem across devices)Operating SystemAndroid 10 My Question or IssueEvery once in awhile, my Spotify won't play the songs I choose, whether it be from My Library or from a search or whereve...

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  • Plan: Premium Country: USA   Device Pixel 4XL (but having this problem across devices) Operating System Android 10   My Question or Issue Every once in awhile, my Spotify won't pla...
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Solved!! Podcast genre page not loading

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDevicePixel 3Operating SystemAndroid 10 My Question or IssueWhen I select the Spotify genre icon, it does to a blank page that never loads. I've tried coding and reopening the app. On wifi and mobile data but it never loads...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device Pixel 3 Operating System Android 10   My Question or Issue When I select the Spotify genre icon, it does to a blank page that never loads. I've...
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Superuser Contribution Can't play songs on account in Android

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilDeviceRedmi Note 7Operating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueI can't play any songs in one of my accounts. Desktop player works without problems. I choose a song, it plays maybe a second and stops. Reinstalling doesn't work. ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brazil Device Redmi Note 7 Operating System Android   My Question or Issue I can't play any songs in one of my accounts. Desktop player works without problems. I c...
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Sharing Instagram story doesn't work

PlanPremium/FamilyCountryTurkeyDeviceSamsung Galaxy A7(2017)Operating SystemAndroid 9

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Player stops playing song on Android

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilDeviceSamsung Galaxy S9, Samsung Galaxy Note 9Operating SystemAndroid In some songs the player freezes on specific moment of the music. I've test on other Android devices (and accounts) besides my own and the problem also happ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brazil Device Samsung Galaxy S9, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Operating System Android   In some songs the player freezes on specific moment of the music. I've test on oth...
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Superuser Contribution İ can't Share Instagram Story

PlanPremiumCountryTurkeyDeviceXiaomi Mi5Operating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueWhen I try to share some song I don't see the Instagram Stories opcion, can you help me?I already vinculated mi account with facebook.

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  • Plan Premium Country Turkey Device Xiaomi Mi5 Operating System Android    My Question or Issue When I try to share some song I don't see the Instagram Stories opcion, can you help...
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