Various kinds of applications that are made to play music. These can be identified as audio players as well. The primary purpose of these applications are to enable the user to listen to songs continuously.

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Google music player restores deleted playlist

Why does my Google music player automatically create some of the playlists I deleted before? When I delete a playlist, the playlist appears again after I turn off my Nexus 7 and turn it on again. It ...
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Sync MP3 Ratings on Android, with MediaMonkey / MusicBee on Windows

Both MediaMonkey and MusicBee, as music players let you 'rate' songs from 1 to 5 stars. I would like to have this functionality as well in an Android app. The main problem is syncing these ratings. ...
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How can I sort / specify separate storage locations for my audio files?

So, this question is a little off the wall, so I'll first explain what I'm looking to do. I have a bunch of MP3s from a 'Learn to Speak Japanese' program, and I'd like to listen to them on my phone ...
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Why Headset With Volume Control Functions Different Now And What To Do With Track Skipping Bug?

I am using ZAGGsmartbuds to listen to music and speak with people as it has track switch control and microphone. Pressing track control once activates stock music player to play music and also pauses ...
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Play Music through Microsoft Groove using Google Now?

I recently switched over from Windows Phone to Android. Since I'm still mostly in the Windows ecosystem, I have a subscription to (and thousands of songs in) Microsoft Groove. On my old Windows Phone ...
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Where is CM's Appollo's favorite playlist stored, can I export it?

I've been using CM's Apollo as music player and it's doing it's work perfectly, but i'd like to export my favorites (play)list to my PC. With BlueMuze i can export my self made playlists in .m3u ...
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Where are music files downloaded from the Google Play Store stored on an Android device?

I am wondering how music files, downloaded from the Google Play store, are stored on an Android device. In other forums on this site, I found that they are located in the /sdcard/Android/data/com....
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Alarms Sounds/Songs

Am I able to set my alarm sound as a song I have downloaded (either Google Play music or a third party music downloader) instead of the preset "sounds"? I have a files explorer already installed if ...
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Songs appearing twice in many mp3 apps, though there is only one file per song

I have reordered my mp3 collection with the excellent easyTag tool. Now on my LG-430 and on my Xperia Z1 compact, in the native music players of the smartphones as well as in the external apps ...
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How can I do a “next track” command in Apollo music player using speech recognition such as utter!?

I know that the Apollo music player can perform the "next track" command when requested by external programs, e.g. when connected to bluetooth devices, or when I use the "Media Button Overlay"-app. ...
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Sync music with Windows Media Player, but not to .alb files?

Right now, I manually copy and paste my music to my phone, which is arduous and and incredibly annoying (I just had all of my playlists and new music list themselves twice in my library). I would like ...
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Google Music won't cache my songs?

I haven't updated my Google Music in ages (I still had the blue interface) but when I updated it to the latest version, I had to clear my song cache because some of my music weren't playing correctly. ...
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Android music player keeps switching on party shuffle when brought to front

Since last week, every time I bring the standard Android music player to the front, it switches to party shuffle mode and skips away from the current tune, continuing to change tune every few 10s of ...
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Music files not showing in stock player with Galaxy Y

When I open the gallery in my Galaxy Y it shows no items. Also when I open my music player it shows no tracks. I think it is a system error. If I try to play music using PowerAmp it shows all the ...
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How do I get the Music Player to display all ID3 tags

Music players like DoubleTwist are based on iTunes which supports very few ID3 tags. The ones supported are adequate for pop music but hopeless for classical music or even jazz. For example, in random ...
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problem with external sd card after restart

I usually store all my music, documents, and other personal files in the external sd card. So I have my ringtone to be used from my external_sd. I've seen that if the external sd card is being in use ...
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Issues with the TouchWiz music app on my Galaxy Note 2

I've recently received a Galaxy Note II, and am still in the phase of getting to know Android and Touchwiz. I've managed to sync some music onto it with iSyncr, but am having some problems playing it. ...
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Podcast app that can create playlists

I asked before about a podcast app that is able to share it's episodes with the default music player. Does anyone know of a podcast app that takes it a step further and generates playlists for each ...
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How to stop shuffle playing audiobooks and other non-music?

.nomedia hides it from the player, but I still want to be able to play it. Just not with the rest of my music.
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How to set Spotify as default Music Player?

I want spotify to appear in the drop-down menu instead of the default music player. Is this possible? (I stream all of my music, so I don't need the default music player). (By "drop down menu", I ...
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recent songs are showing up in files but not on music apps

Recently when I download new songs onto my droid RAZR maxx they appear in my files in the music folder along with all of my other songs, but don't show in the music app. I have checked all over the ...
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Headphones don't work & music automaticaly starts

I have a Samsung trend plus. When I plug the earphones, the phone recognizes the connection and shows the earphone icon and gives the earphones connected massage. Then automaticaly starts music, which ...
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Music only plays for a second and then ends?

When I successfully copy my music to my SD card, each song only plays for a second and then continues onto the next song. I was able to remedy this by copying each song over individually, but ...
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Samsung Galaxy s6 Music Player Track Sort

Okay, I have tried google and here and cannot find the answer to this. When I transferred all of my music from my s4 to the s6, it worked correctly but all of the tracks are in reverse alphabetical ...
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A better music control on lock screen

I am new to the android world, used to be an iphone user. I would like to know how can I get a better music control player on my lock screen? Is there anyway to add more options, like the trackbar to ...
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Music Manager(s) cannot find certain album

I recently added a new album on my phone and my music manager (neither doubleTwist or the system music app) have indexed it. (Failed) Attempts I have tried deleting the whole album and re-...
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Can I use side buttons of my phone to turn (by holding) next/prev track without root?

I have xperia M. It has normal walkman player. But choosing music is not comfortable, it needs taking out my phone from a pocket. How can I custom side volume buttons to turn next/prev. track by ...
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Easiest way to automatically pause music when removing device from Dock?

I'd like the music on my Droid 4 to automatically pause when I pull the thing out of the dock, no matter what. I don't need it to auto-play again later, just go to pause and stay there. What's the ...
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What keyword will help me search for music player app that plays by folders?

I used to own a galaxy s3, and the default music player had that feature. Then I upgrade to a nexus 5, and it seems like it's missing it. I'm huge fan of organizing my music by folders on my phone's ...
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How to skip music tracks with screen off?

Is there a way to skip songs/music with hardware buttons and without having to turn on the phones screen? A while ago, I had a phone with a custom ROM that allowed me to skip between songs by long ...
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How can I repeat each song in a playlist n times?

I have a playlist with 3 songs: a.mp3, b.mp3 and c.mp3. I want to have it play as follows. When I play the playlist, a.mp3 plays for 4 times. Then it goes to b.mp3 and plays it for 4 times. Lastly, it ...
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How to prevent caching of music in Gingerbread?

I'm using android 2.3.6. It automatically caches all the music that I add. This kind of annoys me because every time I delete a song the name of the song still appears in the music list. Therefore ...
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mp3 from email to player

I want to download an mp3 from email and listen to it through the google music player. I currently do it through yahoo mail and jelly bean 4.2.2. However after downloading I have to turn off and ...
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Problem after updating Galaxy S3 to Android 4.1.1

After updating my Galaxy S3 to Android 4.1.1, I started to experience some problems. For instance, while listening music or 'surfing' in the phone, suddenly phone starts to 'nearly' freeze for a 1 ...
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andLess .flac “Decoder Error”

I try to play a .flac audio file on my htc sensation with the andLess player, but every time I try to open a file it just shows a "Decoder Error" with no further explanation. The .flac files work fine ...
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Albums are split by artist

When I had 2.2 on my Desire, the album view of the stock music player would show each of the albums on the device. Now I've upgraded to 2.3 (CM7), albums which have tracks by more than one artist ...
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App to stream music as if it was a phone call

I have a car that handles bluetooth and that plays on the car speakers my phone calls, but doesn't play my music. Would someone know a trick or an App that would simulate a phone call and redirect ...
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Offline use for a downloaded playlist in Google Play Music

I'm subscribed to Google Play Music. So far I'm happy with it. But I found a few usability issues. For instance. I found out that creating a playlist, and setting my device to sync and download it, I ...
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Read/Write permissions broken

I'm running Android 6.0.1 on a Sony Xperia Z3 and about two weeks ago, I noticed my music was missing from Sony's music player. Only the music that was on the local storage stayed untouched. So I've ...
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Weird Jack Behaviour

The rooted IdeaTab device is configured to start the stock Google Play Music as-soon-as I plug-in the 3.5mm Jack. Play Music does its thing. The problem is with the mx-player which upon playing a ...
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Individual ReplayGain Editor for Tracks

I've been using Neutron for a while now and I'm a bit annoyed that you cannot edit the replaygain of individual tracks on it. The replaygain in neutron only applies it if it detects that track has one,...
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How to measure sound decibel in Android?

Since Android device can play music using in-built music player or using external apps such as YouTube or TuneIn Radio, I wonder if it is possible to "measure" the sound being played by Android ...
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Music player that can play my flac generated by grip

I have a large collection of music on my computer that was ripped to flac from CDs on Linux by using grip (I know it's old and unsupported, but it works). I can play these files on Linux using e.g. ...
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Music player won't find music outside of Download folder

Stock Android music player fails to find music in some folders. If the files are in [Internal Storage]/Download, they are discovered just fine and I can see them in the music player. If the files ...
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My song skips after 5 seconds

In the default Android music player (marshmalloe, LG g5) any sing I play gets to 5 seconds then skips as if it's corrupt, I tried moving it to the correct music folder and nothing I do will make it ...
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Poweramp access songs from Google Play Music

I have a Google Play Music subscription and I enjoy the unlimited music, but I don't like the audio quality on Google Play Music. I was wondering if it was possible to listen to GPM downloaded songs ...
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Voice Command keeps calling the wrong app

When I use voice commands to "Play [Artist]" or "Play [Song]" or similar, I expect it to open my preferred music app, or give me a choice of which app to choose. However it always opens up Podcast ...
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How to stop automatic play videos?

When I am listening to music surfing the net if in the website there is a video (often it is advertisment) it happened that the video play automatically stopping the music. How can I prevent this ...
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LG K7 Wont Play Any Music

So I have a new LG K7 I rooted today. I tried to increase the max headphone sound in by changing mixer_paths.xml and ever since I can't get it to play any music. I tried changing the back the little I ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Android 5.0.1 music player won't play consecutive songs

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Android 5.0.1. Music Player issues after "upgrade". Bluetooth connected to car radio, music player set to songs, shuffle, and loop off. After updating to Android 5.0.1 Music ...