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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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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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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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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Series of application freezes and battery discharging fast after turning on flash in camera once

I have LG Optimus L9 P760, Swift L9 with Android system. Few days ago I was using my phone camera and turned on "flash" under settings for it (the lamp). When I wanted to take a photo, camera ...
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Android music players show wrong album artwork

I've started Googling last night on why all of the android music players show the wrong album artwork for my "Unknown" album. For example, when I play any song in this album, the big album artwork ...
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Music stream interrupted by Facebook likes

Today my OnePlus One (Android 5.0.1-BlissPop) doesn't work as expected. Usually, I surf on Facebook (using the app, not by browser) and at the same time, I listen to some music with the player Shuttle ...
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Android not remembering which music app was in use last when pressing headset play/pause button

My phone has developed an odd and hard to reproduce problem lately. I have been listening to a lot of audiobooks using BeyondPod. Throughout the day, I often pause and resume the tracks using the ...
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Making notifications easier to hear when listening to music

I would like to find some way to make it more likely for me to hear my notifications (mostly incoming SMS) while I'm playing music on my phone. The phone does vibrate, but that is of little help if I'...
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Using existing playlists on Google Play music

I have a Nexus S, and I sync my music between iTunes and my phone using iSyncr, which basically just dumps the music files and playlist files into a folder within my phone's USB storage. I'm using ...
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My bluetooth keyboard's skip/back buttons don't fast forward/rewind

I recently purchased Satechi's Bluetooth Multimedia Remote Control so I could control my music without looking (i.e. without removing my hands from my pockets and exposing them to winter). Essentially,...
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Why the music player stop playing music when taking photo?

May I know what is the reason why Android phone's music player will stop playing music when I switch to camera mode? I find it logical if the music player stop playing music when taking a movie but ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How to avoid stop music when open web pages?

When I am listening to the music with my headset and I travel on the web it happened that the music player stop when in the web page there is a video in automatic play. How can I manage it? I use ...
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Samsung stock music player streaming problems

I have a problem while streaming music over DLNA (maybe UPnP) to my Raspberry Pi. After one song ends I have to manually play the next one. I cannot find a way to play songs one after another ...
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Player for audiobooks

I need solution for audio books. Specific of audio books is that usually they contains many files like: 3_01_01.mp3 3_01_02.mp3 3_01_03.mp3 ... 3_02_01.mp3 3_02_02.mp3 ... It is very difficult to ...
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Mark sections of long music file as separate tracks

I'm looking for a way to list start/stop points or insert markers into very long music files -- consisting of separate tracks one after the other -- such that: the player recognizes each section as ...
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Application incompatibility

I recently tried to install microsoft groove but the play store said, this app is incompatible with your device which is strange because. Im using Android 5.0.1 with all the latest updates. Is there ...
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Consolidate music files on SD card

I'm pretty sure I have to do this from PC but I just thought I'd ask if there's a way to do it without a PC around. I put all 70 GB of my music on a 128 GB SD card, but it's in the "structured" ...
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Two albums with the same and the same album art

I am using TubeMate to download songs from the TrapCity channel. It has a built-in option to set the album right after I download the song. After I download the songs I set them an album art using ...
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No playback through bluetooth headset while recording with mic

I have a Moto G X1032 running lollipop 5.1 and Cyanogenmod. I'm using Mpow Swift headphones with integrated mic. I've tried several free Bluetooth compatible recording apps, and I've used Rocketplayer,...
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Music player without files

My music player suddenly stopped and it says there are no songs. But in fact, there are songs in my SD-Card. I had a similar problem that is the gallery didn't display images and also I have ...
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music not advancing with screen off M7 Lollipop

Since lollipop update on M7, when the screen is off - the music player does not advance the time correctly. For example I can watch the screen from playing the track and the timer will move ...
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How to prevent Firefox from killing music?

I have this problem constantly when I try browsing the web while listening to music. It doesn't happen on every page, but probably somewhere around 80% of pages will cause my music to stop playing. ...
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Musics player stops working when the tab is tilted to landscape!

I am using I ball Slide 72363G17 4GB, I just had an firmware update and after that, whenever I tilt the tab to landscape while playing music, music player stops working by showing the message "...
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How to delete (non-favorite) songs that are stored in internal memory in Android?

I have hundreds of songs on the phone and I would like just delete non-favorite songs. Is it possible by code? Using the Android's default music player?
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Different album art for songs in the same album

The MediaStore provider on Android is really screwed up. On Android it isn't possible to define different cover art for songs in the same Album. Especially for compilations and "Various Artists" ...
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Switching to Android, how do I handle music?

My wife and I are planning on switching from apple phones to the Note III when it comes out later in the month. I was preparing to switch my music collection from itunes based to google play by ...