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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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Superuser Contribution Lyrics doesn't show up.

PlanPremiumCountryMalaysiaDevice(Samsung A70)Operating System(Android 11) My Question or IssueHi, the lyrics doesn't show up in my mobile phone. I've sync my Spotify through all my others devices (Laptop and TV). The lyrics does show up in my laptop ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Malaysia Device (Samsung A70) Operating System (Android 11)   My Question or Issue Hi, the lyrics doesn't show up in my mobile phone. I've sync my Spotify through ...
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Speed of sound on podcasts

PlanPremiumCountrySweden DeviceSamsung mobile phone My Question or IssueThe speed on podcasts is superfast. How do I get it back to normal?

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  •   Plan Premium Country Sweden   Device Samsung mobile phone     My Question or Issue The speed on podcasts is superfast. How do I get it back to normal?  
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Superuser Contribution Changed phones

I changed to a new phone and my favorites and my premium account is gone....help!

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  • I changed to a new phone and my favorites and my premium account is gone....help!
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Solved!! Discover downloaded songs

I have downloaded a bunch of songs on Spotify on Android and I have the com.spotify.music folder backed up. How do I make my new phone switch to microSD storage, and discover these downloaded songs once I replace the com.spotify.music folder, instead...

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  • I have downloaded a bunch of songs on Spotify on Android and I have the com.spotify.music folder backed up.   How do I make my new phone switch to microSD storage, and discover these downloade...
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Cyrillic font are shown in Roboto font

PlanPremiumCountryUkraine DeviceSamsung Galaxy M31sOperating SystemAndroid 11 Hi there! I have long created a topic that the Cyrillic font is different from the Latin font. I was told that "different devices use different preloaded Cyrillic fonts as ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Ukraine   Device Samsung Galaxy M31s Operating System Android 11   Hi there! I have long created a topic that the Cyrillic font is different from the Latin fo...
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Superuser Contribution Bring back Car View

"Pay full attention to the road" you say... ...but removing car view means you have to concentrate harder on the smaller interface. The logic is moronic.Ever since You advertised "Car Thing" it has been gone. What's even worse is you still have offic...

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  • "Pay full attention to the road" you say... ...but removing car view means you have to concentrate harder on the smaller interface. The logic is moronic. Ever since You advertised "Car Thing" it h...
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Superuser Contribution Can't install spotify on Galaxy a02s

Hi,Trying to install Spotify on my daughter's Galaxy A02s. I can download the app in Play Store but at the end of the installation I get a message that the app can't be installed.I did all cash and force stop that usually recommended but didn't help....

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  • Hi, Trying to install Spotify on my daughter's Galaxy A02s. I can download the app in Play Store but at the end of the installation I get a message that the app can't be installed. I did all cash ...
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Superuser Contribution Premium account

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueI activated the premium account and deactivated it immediately, I wanted to switch to the duo...

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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 I activ...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify crashes and won't open again when connected to bose sport earbuds

PlanPremiumCountryBelgiumDeviceone plus 9Operating Systemandroid 12 My Question or IssueWhenever I connect my mobile with the bose sport earbuds, the app crashes and I can no longer open it. I've done a clean install several times. looked for an upda...

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  • Plan Premium Country Belgium Device one plus 9 Operating System android 12   My Question or Issue Whenever I connect my mobile with the bose sport earbuds, the app crashes and I can n...
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Superuser Contribution Bluetooth via mobile in car (steering wheel controls)

HiI am using Spotify Premium in my car connected via bluetooth to my Samsung S10.All steering wheel controls are working ok ie volume, skip to next track, mute etc.However the fast forward a track function doesn't work. It should be possible by holdi...

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  • Hi I am using Spotify Premium in my car connected via bluetooth to my Samsung S10. All steering wheel controls are working ok ie volume, skip to next track, mute etc. However the fast forward a tr...
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Superuser Contribution Local files on my own device are not synced to the app

I toggled on the "Show local files" option, I had a bunch of .mp3 files saved and those still show and play.The problem stands with files that I downloaded after I set up the option.1. I renamed them all; the app showed me two files: the renamed one ...

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  • I toggled on the "Show local files" option, I had a bunch of .mp3 files saved and those still show and play. The problem stands with files that I downloaded after I set up the option. 1. I renamed ...
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Superuser Contribution Can't update app from Hornor device

I can't listen to my downloads in fly mode. And I can't update my app through google store, it says the app isn't compatible with your device. My device is HONOR V30 PRO which can't use google play actually. Where can I get an apk package of Spotify?...

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  • I can't listen to my downloads in fly mode. And I can't update my app through google store, it says the app isn't compatible with your device. My device is HONOR V30 PRO which can't use google play a...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify taking over Stations on Android Auto

Premium Family plan, LGV60, Pioneer WNEX4400 head unit, latest Android (as of Jan 2022), latest head unit BIOS, connects via WiFi-Direct.My preferred music app is Stations and it has been working for more than a year (which is when I ditched Pandora ...

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  • Premium Family plan, LGV60, Pioneer WNEX4400 head unit, latest Android (as of Jan 2022), latest head unit BIOS, connects via WiFi-Direct. My preferred music app is Stations and it has been worki...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify starts playing randomly on Android

PlanPremiumCountry NorwayDeviceHuawei P20 Lite,Operating SystemAndroid 8.0 My Question or Issue Spotify starts playing randomly on my daughters Android (Huawei P20)Googled it but did not found any answers othet than it would be fixed in the 8.1 updat...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Norway Device Huawei P20 Lite, Operating System Android 8.0   My Question or Issue   Spotify starts playing randomly on my daughters Android (Huawei P2...
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Solved!! Download Incompleto

PlanoPremiumPaísBrasilDispositivoMoto Z2 PlaySistema OperacionalAndroid 10 Meu Spotify não faz mais download das playlists ou músicas, eu aperto para baixar e simplesmente fica carregando, sem baixar quaisquer faixas. Já desinstalei e instalei novame...

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  •   Plano Premium País Brasil Dispositivo Moto Z2 Play Sistema Operacional Android 10   Meu Spotify não faz mais download das playlists ou músicas, eu aperto para baixar e simplesme...
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Superuser Contribution Sharing tracks: no longer displays URL previews when sent

PlanPremiumCountryUSA My Question or IssueI'm not sure if this is an Android issue or Spotify issue. About 5 months ago, my texting app Google Messages stopped displaying track previews for all URLs, both on the phone app and the Chrome extension. So...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA   My Question or Issue I'm not sure if this is an Android issue or Spotify issue. About 5 months ago, my texting app Google Messages stopped displaying track previ...
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Latest version of Spotify APK

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceKindle Fire HD 2nd gen My Question or IssueBoth the Amazon appstore and Google Play won't allow me to download Spotify to my Kindle Fire HD 2nd gen because apparently my device isn't compatible with it. Thankfully, I finally...

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  • ...ecause apparently my device isn't compatible with it. Thankfully, I finally found Spotify's official APK download link (http://download.spotify.com/android/SpotifyAndroid.apk). Problem is it's for an o...
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Superuser Contribution Being added to Group Session without my consent

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceSamsung S21 Ultra Operating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueI keep getting added to Group sessions without my approval and I'm unable to leave the group as the button to leave isn't showing up. I have done pretty much ...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Samsung S21 Ultra  Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue I keep getting added to Group sessions without my approval and I'm unable to ...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Issues with Samsung Galaxy S8

Hello! I recently installed Spotify and quickly upgraded to Premium. Since my upgrade, it seems as the Mobile App is "stuck" - any actions that take place on the app, such as liking new songs, pinning playlists etc. are impossible to achieve. Interes...

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  • Hello! I recently installed Spotify and quickly upgraded to Premium.   Since my upgrade, it seems as the Mobile App is "stuck" - any actions that take place on the app, such as liking new s...
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Android Auto and Spotify issues - SOLVED

Hi all,I wanted to make a post in hope that it helps others out even if it's just a little. For a long time I was having issues with the Spotify application when being used with Android Auto, the application would fail to resume play, wouldn't start ...

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  • Hi all, I wanted to make a post in hope that it helps others out even if it's just a little.   For a long time I was having issues with the Spotify application when being used with Android Au...
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