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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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Radio based on songs. Turn off.

PlanPremium My Question or Issue I cant turn off radio based on tracks. Can anybody help me with this?I´ve turned off autoplay in settings, cleared catch, removed the app and re-installed it.I dont have the same issue with playlist or albums. Thankfu...

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  •   Plan Premium       My Question or Issue  I cant turn off radio based on tracks. Can anybody help me with this? I´ve turned off autoplay in settings, cleared catch, ...
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Não consigo compartilhar músicas nos stories

PlanPremiumCountry BrasilDeviceSamsung Galaxy Operating SystemAndroid My Question or Issue Mesmo com instagram e spotify atualizados não me aparece a opção como mostra no print, já reinstalei e refiz login mas nada adiantou

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  •   Plan Premium Country  Brasil Device Samsung Galaxy  Operating System Android   My Question or Issue  Mesmo com instagram e spotify atualizados não me aparece a o...
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Is Spotify the reason my phone reboots?

I have a Ulefone Armour 2 running Android 7.0. The phone does random reboots and I cannot figure out why. It's getting quite frustrating. I am unsure if this is related or a coincidence, but when ever the phone does the reboot by its self, an error m...

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  •     I have a Ulefone Armour 2 running Android 7.0. The phone does random reboots and I cannot figure out why. It's getting quite frustrating.   I am unsure if this is related or a...
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"Listen on another Device" - Double Play

PlanPremium - StudentCountryGermany DeviceHonor 6xOperating SystemAndroid 7.0 My Question or Issue When using the "Listen on another Device" function to use my Mobilephone to Play/Pause Spotify on my computer the mobilephone also plays the music I am...

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  • Plan Premium - Student Country Germany  Device Honor 6x Operating System Android 7.0   My Question or Issue  When using the "Listen on another Device" function to use my Mobi...
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How to Download Spotify in RCA Tablet from walmart

Hi if you are using RCA tablet and you love music and want to listen to your favorite song and don't know how to download spotify in you rca tablet and if you are looking for a rca tablet support so let me make it bit easy for you and help you with f...

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  • Hi if you are using RCA tablet and you love music and want to listen to your favorite song and don't know how to download spotify in you rca tablet and if you are looking for a rca tablet suppor...
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Thumbs Up and Down in the wrong place

PlanPremiumCountryUSA Device(HTC One)Operating System(Android 8.0.0) My Question or IssueThe thumbs down for radio is in the same place as the heart for other play modes. without the ability to see recent thumbs downs and/or edit them, I have acciden...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA  Device (HTC One) Operating System (Android 8.0.0)   My Question or Issue The thumbs down for radio is in the same place as the heart for other play mode...
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Superuser Contribution Please go online to connect to Spotify (Android)

PlanPremium CountryMalaysia DeviceXperia Z5 Premium Dual (E6883) Operating SystemAndroid 7.1.1 My Question or IssueTwo days ago, i set my Android phone Spotify to "Offline" as i'm using metered connection which i wish to just listen to songs that i d...

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  • Plan Premium   Country Malaysia   Device Xperia Z5 Premium Dual (E6883)   Operating System Android 7.1.1   My Question or Issue Two days ago, i set my Android phone S...
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Support for displaying lyrics on FireTV?

There is already an idea posted about this issue. But my question is whether Spotify has any plans for the future to support the display of lyrics ("Behind the lyrics" feature) on Amazon FireTV. Since a big TV screen is ideal for Karaoke and related ...

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  • There is already an idea posted about this issue. But my question is whether Spotify has any plans for the future to support the display of lyrics ("Behind the lyrics" feature) on Amazon FireTV. Sinc...
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Search is broken reporting that I'm offline, even if I'm not

Can't use android app for some time now.Search is broken reporting that I'm offline, even if I'm not. I tried many things including (but not limited to):- reinstall app- clear cache data (helps for a moment, then problem appears back). Please advice....

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  • Can't use android app for some time now. Search is broken reporting that I'm offline, even if I'm not. I tried many things including (but not limited to): - reinstall app - clear cache data (helps...
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Queueing a song while listening to a playlist radio

PlanPremiumCountry SwedenDeviceOnePlus 5TOperating SystemAndroid Oreo My Question or IssueFor some reason the queue doesn't work while listening to a playlist radio station. It says the song is queued but it never actually plays it.

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  • Plan Premium Country  Sweden Device OnePlus 5T Operating System Android Oreo   My Question or Issue For some reason the queue doesn't work while listening to a playlist radio...
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Can't install Spotify from google play, error code: -505

PlanFreeCountry ItalyDeviceXiaomi Redmi 4 proOperating SystemAndroid 6My Question or IssueI had Spotify installed in the past, then I decided to unistall it. Now every time I try to install it again from the google play store I get error code -505.

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  • Plan Free Country  Italy Device Xiaomi Redmi 4 pro Operating System Android 6 My Question or Issue I had Spotify installed in the past, then I decided to unistall it. Now every time I t...
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Superuser Contribution Albums added to the queue do not appear in any "recently played" view

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DeviceLG G6Operating SystemAndroid Oreo, but I think it's related to all platforms. My Question or Issue When I listen to an album, it normally appears at the following places: * recently played on home tab* recently played ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany   Device LG G6 Operating System Android Oreo, but I think it's related to all platforms.    My Question or Issue  When I listen to an ...
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Superuser Contribution No sound on bluetooth connection

Dear community,when my device connects to my car radio via bluetooth it looks like spotify is starting the music and the time goes up, but there is no sound played.As recently as the next track starts playing there is sound like nothing happend.If i ...

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  • Dear community, when my device connects to my car radio via bluetooth it looks like spotify is starting the music and the time goes up, but there is no sound played. As recently as the next track s...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Can't Scroll the Timeline bar

PlanPremiumCountry CanadaDevice(Note Operating System(Android, latest) My Question or IssueIf I skip to next song the minute counter stays at 0:00 and I wont be able to scroll the timeline bar, have to press back and enter player mood again to be abl...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Canada Device (Note 😎 Operating System (Android, latest)   My Question or Issue If I skip to next song the minute counter stays at 0:00 and I wont be able...
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Add Equalizer in Spotify

PlanPremiumCountry Bulgaria DeviceHuawei p10 lite Operating SystemAndroid 8.0.0 My Question or Issue There is no Equalizer at all in the settings. I can't find it under playback....

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  • Plan Premium Country  Bulgaria  Device Huawei p10 lite  Operating System Android 8.0.0   My Question or Issue  There is no Equalizer at all in the settings. I can't...
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Spotify und Sonos

PlanenAboLand GerätHTC U UltraBetriebssystemAndroid 8.0.0 Meine Frage oder mein Problem Wenn ich Spotify über die Sonos im Wlan spiele, laeuft kein Lied zu Ende, es springt im Song zum naechsten. Nach kurzer Zeit wird Spotify komplett aus und es muss...

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  •   Planen Abo Land   Gerät HTC U Ultra Betriebssystem Android 8.0.0   Meine Frage oder mein Problem  Wenn ich Spotify über die Sonos im Wlan spiele, laeuft kein Lied zu ...
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Continuous Notifications on Android Wear OS Smartwatch

Plan: PremiumCountry: UKDevice: Sony Smartwatch SWR50 (Wear OS 1.5) paired to Moto X4 phoneOperating System: Android Oreo I am plagued by more-or-less continuous Spotify notifications on my smartwatch. Every time I dismiss the "currently playing" not...

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  • Plan: Premium Country: UK Device: Sony Smartwatch SWR50 (Wear OS 1.5) paired to Moto X4 phone Operating System: Android Oreo   I am plagued by more-or-less continuous Spotify notifications ...
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Superuser Contribution Radio plays from search

PlanPremiumCountryUSA DeviceSamsung Galaxy 8 active Operating SystemAndroid 8.0.0 (no updates available) My Question or Issue When I search for a song and click to play, spotify automatically starts that song's radio. Which makes it difficult when th...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA   Device Samsung Galaxy 8 active   Operating System Android 8.0.0 (no updates available)    My Question or Issue  When I search for a son...
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How to post my playlist here

  I dont know how to use playlist exchange

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  •    I dont know how to use playlist exchange
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Pop Up UI who else is irratated by it?

My Question or IssueWhoever designed the Spotify UI needs to reevaluate their love for popups. I don't wanna see the pop-up of there is Spotify being used in another device. I freaking know it. I just wanna change the song that is playing. Also I don...

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  • My Question or Issue Whoever designed the Spotify UI needs to reevaluate their love for popups.   I don't wanna see the pop-up of there is Spotify being used in another device. I freaking kno...
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