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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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  • Daniel
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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!!Superuser Contribution Spotify starts playing automatically when a bluetooth device is connected and phone makes a sound

PlanPremiumCountryNorwayDeviceSamsung S9Operating SystemAndroid 11 My Question or IssueWhenever a bluetooth device is connected to my phone, Spotify automatically starts playing the last song it was paused on if my phone makes any "noise". If I recie...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Norway Device Samsung S9 Operating System Android 11   My Question or Issue Whenever a bluetooth device is connected to my phone, Spotify automatically sta...
  • fnizo
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Superuser Contribution Re: Songs not playing on my phone

I have done everythinggggggggggggggggggg I can on my phone, NOTHING will play. I even created a new account and still having the same problem!! But it works perfectly fine on the computer. Android user here.

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  • I have done everythinggggggggggggggggggg I can on my phone, NOTHING will play. I even created a new account and still having the same problem!! But it works perfectly fine on the computer. Android us...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify keep changing the devices

PlanPremiumCountryFinlandDeviceSamsung Galaxy S9 PlusOperating SystemAndroid Q. One UI 2.0 My Question or IssueI have few Sonos speakers and I connected them with Spotify through Sonos app. Last night when I was away from Sonos speakers, I connected ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Finland Device Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus Operating System Android Q. One UI 2.0   My Question or Issue I have few Sonos speakers and I connected them with Spotify thr...
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I can't download my playlist

I can't download my playlist

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Superuser Contribution [Bug Report] Rendering issue

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceSamsung Galaxy S22 UltraOperating SystemAndroid 13My Question or IssueIssues Rendering spotify app

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra Operating System Android 13 My Question or Issue Issues Rendering spotify app
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Queue Going Blank 2023

PlanPremiumCountry DeviceAndroid (Samsung)Operating System My Question or IssueWhenever I pause my music for more than 5 minutes, the Spotify queue disappears and goes blank, even when I play a playlist. This has been going on basically all of Januar...

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  • Plan Premium Country   Device Android (Samsung) Operating System     My Question or Issue Whenever I pause my music for more than 5 minutes, the Spotify queue disappears and ...
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Superuser Contribution Podcast Filter Not Remembering "Unplayed" Selection (defaults to "all episodes")

PlanPremiumCountryThe NetherlandsDeviceSamsung Galaxy s10eOperating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueI've selected "unplayed" under the sort menu of a podcast I listen to, and whenever I leave navigate away from the podcast and then back again it ha...

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  • Plan Premium Country The Netherlands Device Samsung Galaxy s10e Operating System Android   My Question or Issue I've selected "unplayed" under the sort menu of a podcast I listen to, a...
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Superuser Contribution Playlists will randomly start playing in some random order even when shuffle is off

Plan : PremiumCountry : USA Device : Pixel 7 ProOperating System : Android 13 My Question or Issue I have a playlist that I add music new music to and want to listen to albums in the order they were intended. However, Spotify will randomly decide to ...

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  • Plan : Premium Country : USA   Device : Pixel 7 Pro Operating System : Android 13    My Question or Issue   I have a playlist that I add music new music to and want t...
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Superuser Contribution Storage Location Reverts Back to Internal Storage from SD Card

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceSamsung Galaxy S20Operating SystemAndroid 11Either after an app update, or seemingly randomly, Spotify reverts the storage for downloaded music back to internal storage from the SD Card.I have had the music stored on ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device Samsung Galaxy S20 Operating System Android 11 Either after an app update, or seemingly randomly, Spotify reverts the storage for downlo...
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    Download
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Superuser Contribution Audiobook Flow Bug

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicePixel 7 ProOperating SystemAndroid 13 My Question or IssueI've been listening to "Tress of the Emerald Sea" on Spotify since it's not on Audible. This is my first go at listening to audiobooks on Spotify. It's been fine for...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Pixel 7 Pro Operating System Android 13   My Question or Issue I've been listening to "Tress of the Emerald Sea" on Spotify since it's not on Audible. T...
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Superuser Contribution Canvas Option

Canvas option is not showing on my phone (Samsung A30s) Please tell me solution or is my device not supported for canvas?.

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  • Canvas option is not showing on my phone (Samsung A30s) Please tell me solution or is my device not supported for canvas?.  
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Solved!! Samsung mobile data turns off when I play Spotify in my car

Samsung mobile data turns off when I use Bluetooth to play Spotify in my car. I therefore can't receive texts or calls while I'm in the car.

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  • Samsung mobile data turns off when I use Bluetooth to play Spotify in my car. I therefore can't receive texts or calls while I'm in the car.
  • Jose_M
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Cant use my spotify premium - google smart lock blocks spotify starting

My wife has a google nexus 6. Up until about a week ago, spotify worked fine and she uses it most days (she pays for premium). Now, if she opens spotify, a few seconds later, some sort of weird smart lock messages pops up, and closes spotify app down...

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  • My wife has a google nexus 6. Up until about a week ago, spotify worked fine and she uses it most days (she pays for premium).  Now, if she opens spotify, a few seconds later, some sort of weird...
  • iobotic
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Superuser Contribution Rádio bases on playlist

Wth!! Why does Spotify keep changing my playlist it's nearly 17 hours long and it changes to radio based on playlist instead of staying on my playlist. How do I stop this?! Just because I use the free plan doesn't mean they should do whatever they wa...

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  • Wth!! Why does Spotify keep changing my playlist it's nearly 17 hours long and it changes to radio based on playlist instead of staying on my playlist. How do I stop this?! Just because I use the fre...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify not working whilst connected via Bluetooth my Samsung note 10 plus

I have tried the usual disconnect and reconnect and this has still not rectified the issue, whilst you tube etc works okay Spotify does not.

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  • I have tried the usual disconnect and reconnect and this has still not rectified the issue, whilst you tube etc works okay Spotify does not.
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Superuser Contribution Liked songs genre menu won't let me swipe left anymore

Hello - I am operating the mobile app on a Samsung S21 Ultra. I used to be able to get into my 'liked songs' folder and sort by genre by selecting from the list situated horizontally at the top. The list of genres originally were 'swipable' as in I c...

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  • Hello - I am operating the mobile app on a Samsung S21 Ultra. I used to be able to get into my 'liked songs' folder and sort by genre by selecting from the list situated horizontally at the top.&nbsp...
  • melonball11
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[AAOS] Spotify for Android Automotive desperately need improving

Hi, I'm running Spotify on Android Automotive in my new nice car (Polestar 2), but I was really disappointed by the Spotify app, because you are completely missing out on a lot of basic stuff: Playlist folders are not displayed in my library. Not pos...

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  • Hi,   I'm running Spotify on Android Automotive in my new nice car (Polestar 2), but I was really disappointed by the Spotify app, because you are completely missing out on a lot of basic st...
  • Szymen
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