Questions regarding songs in your android device. The quality, bit-rate, size and file types is considered relevant to this tag. This should not be confused with audio and/or music-player

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How can I convert my music to show up OGG Vorbis tags?

What command with FFmpeg should I use to ensure that all of my metadata (Currently, most of the Artist tags are ignored) and music will play perfectly on Android? (Preferably using Ogg Vorbis!) I'm ...
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Default browser doesn't play embedded music from a website

Today I came upon a situation where I had a website which had an embedded player in it which plays sample music. To my surprise I came to know that the Android 2.3 default browser or Opera web browser ...
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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 ...
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Listening to music in the background

In my Samsung with Android, when I open an MP3 file from the Dropbox folder, I hear the music, but when I go to another application, the music stops. Is there a way to listen to the music in the ...
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Use VLC (desktop) to play music while phone is plugged in

Can I use VLC (desktop) to play music while phone is plugged in to my PC via USB? I have tried to open folder, but when I do, my phone isn't in MyCompter as a compatible device. Is there a plug in or ...
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contents of playlists being deleted but playlist files still exist

Sometimes (probably on reset/power-cycle, which I do every now and then) I lost most of the content of my playlists. I have about 15 playlists that I have created. I have put songs in them several ...
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Delete all music NOT in playlist?

I have a playlist of favorite music on my phone. It's time I got I'm of all the others that I regularly skip and never listen to. How can I select all music that is NOT in that playlist in order yo ...
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Music playback stops randomly

I have bought the Xperia ZQ (Xperia ZL's alias in Brazil) C6503. I am experiencing a very annoying problem: from time to time the audio playback in any audio app just stops. If I hit play again it ...
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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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Resume play function on standard music app for Galaxy S2?

How can I get the standard Music app for my S2 to resume play from where I had got to in a podcast, rather than having to start the whole 90 minutes again? I operate on Android version 4.0.3
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Can we stream Pocketcast to the pc?

I just want to listen to the podcasts through my PC speakers when ever im close to the pc. How can. I do this?
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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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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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Wireless wifi audio in the car without bluetooth or slow hotpots?

great site - I wonder if you could help. I'm hoping to get wifi music in the car. My car has bluetooth handsfree built in to the BMW CCC Pro I-drive but is missing A2DP profiles. The car has a ...
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Change the way artists are displayed in Play Music?

I just got a Nexus 5 running Kit Kat. The music app (Play Music) is beautiful, but not the most effiient in terms of browsing. Right now, in the "artists" view it displays a captioned picture of each ...
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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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Connection between Ubuntu and Nexus 7 does not work well

Following the instruction in http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2004182 (I also see many other similar guides online) The above method, shortly, is editing the file (Do not follow the ...
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Music stutters on ICS

I'm a big music lover and on my previous phone which was a Galaxy Y with Gingerbread I listen to a lot of stuff, and I've never had a problem. I bought a new phone, a rebranded Innos D9 which has ICS ...
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How to sync back Lyrics of music to iTunes?

My setups: I use iSyncr for PC to sync my Android devices with iTunes. I use PlayerPro Music Player which hooks with iSyncr's system. Ratings and Play Counts are synced with iTunes both ways, ...
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Samsung Galaxy Player has music in folder, not playing

I have a Samsung Galaxy Player that I have added music to from iTunes, into the "music" folder. But the songs do not appear in the music player to be played, or placed in a play list? Any ideas?
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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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my phone plays music on the other line when i answer it, they can't hear me besides music?

When I call someone or they call me. When I answer it or they answer it, they just hear music. We have shut off all apps that we can find that is open. Recall it, nothing changed. Shut down phone and ...
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Music Issue with ZTE V5

I recently brought my ZTE V5 ,but since the first day when i play music in the default music player the music starts to play but at some points the sound disappears but the song keeps on playing. It ...
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Why are ringtone-songs I buy from Google Play impossible to make into ringtones?

This is not a duplicate question --- at least not a duplicate of many questions that the search-engine gave me that seem similar up-front -- but as soon as I read them, I realized that they do not ...
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Some downloaded music will not play.

I have a Samsung Centura and some music will not play although it shows up after sync from my PC. When I try to play some albums, I get a fast message that the song can't be played. Other albums play ...
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Unable to stream music

My google play music won't play the music I search and when I press radio just repeats these 7 Olly Murs songs. It's acting like I have no internet connection when I do and it's working for everything ...
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Music Manager not updating on my Samsung Note

When I add songs on my computer and update it via music manager, my phone is not downloading the new songs. How do I update the songs on my phone?
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Music players cannot find music, but MX Player can

My music files stopped appearing on my music players (Miui stock player, Musixmatch), but it appears on MX Player when I turn on audio player mode. "Recognize .nomedia files" has no impact, as they ...
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My music just randomly skips on my LG G3?

So I got the G3 and it's a great phone, but there's one problem. Whenever I'm listening to music, most usually on Bluetooth to my car, the music just randomly skips to the next song and it's getting ...
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LG VS450PP phone only plays few songs in random or shuffle mode

I have a mini SD card in my LG VS450PP phone with more than 2,300 songs on it. It will play any song I choose, but if left to play songs on random or shuffle, it will only play about 25 songs. I also ...
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Alarms and Music

My device is a Galaxy Note 4 running Kitkat (Android 4.4.4). I play music while taking naps on my commute to work. The alarms seem to work by maxing the media volume temporarily, which causes my ...
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Need help tracking Bluetooth disconnects from car stereo

Frequently when audio starts being transmitted to my JVC Bluetooth car stereo, my Bluetooth connection between the two is lost, the stereo sits there for about 20 seconds complaining about it, and ...
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Copying Android Music and Playlist to PC

I got a Samsung Galaxy tab 2 7.0 (Rooted, with original rom (Isn't recognized by kies as samsung)) and I got 25Gb music on my external and in internal storage. All my music is in different folders and ...
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Big album art in Google Play Music

In the Google Play Music Android app, when you click on an album, there's a big album art at the top. I meticulously tag my music, but I don't know what ID3 type of art that top picture is. My music ...
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Download Problems

So when I download music, it will show up in the music player, but when I turn off my phone, which is a galaxy s3 by the way, the music doesnt show up in the music player but will still be in my ...
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Issue playing music on SlimKat (4.4.4)

I recently decided to unlock the bootloader on my HTC One M8, and also installed SlimRoms's SlimKat, a 4.4.4 custom ROM. Everything works great, except for one thing - no matter which local music ...
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How to move items up and down in a Winamp playlist?

I am using Winamp on Android 4.4.2 and I created a few playlists. When I created the lists, I didn't pay attention to the order of the songs, I was sure that I will be able to change the order later. ...
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Normalization - Automatic global android media sound (music videos on youtube) adjustment

I'm using this app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.co.asbit.pvstar&hl=de I have my list which plays in an endless loop. But the problem is that some youtube videos are louder ...
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Google Music Playlist Sync Problems

So my playlists from my All Access Account download fine. but the artists/albums from said playlists aren't showing up under the respective categories in my library on my phone.This has been going on ...
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Create a Music streaming device

I currently own a media stream, MyGica, and a Samsung Galaxy S4. I would like to create a media server on the MyGica (running android 4.2) that will let me stream music from my S4 to the MyGica while ...
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Beats By Dre Buzz sound when tapping the screen

Phone: Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Headphones: Beats By Dre: Studios (First edition) I own a Samsung Galaxy Grand 2, and when my Beats by Dr Dre (BDD) are connected with no music playing, it makes a ...
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How do I add a playlist from my computer to my music player on my phone without it duplicating all my music already on there

I already have all music on my Galaxy 3S and I want to make different playlists of the same music on my pc and put it on my music player on my phone. But when I did that it duplicated all my music and ...
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Android 4.4: Messages plays music when mail arrives on Galaxy S5?

My Message App (Notifications) plays a song forever when a mail arrives? I can't find this setting to change or turn off music to be played in Messages. I can't even find the music track that ...
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Way to send all sounds that come through microphone to earbuds

Is there a way or an app to send the ambient noise picked up by the microphone on a Galaxy S4 to the headphones while using another app (say spotify) is being used? Use Case: I have some noise ...
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Unfortunately, Music has stopped

So recently I've been developing an Mp3 Download app, which may have caused some problems. I've deleted my app, deleted all the content, deleted the 'Music' Apps Cache and Data, yet It still crashes ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Sony Ericsson Live with Walkman speaker

I have issues with the speaker, there are annoying distortions while playing mp3 on Walkman player or any other player. I tried updating to ICS but the problem still exists. The problem occurs with ...
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Enable music controls while phone is locked

I use a Sony Xperia Neo. I recently formatted my phone. Before, I was able to control my music while the screen was locked. Now, those controls have disappeared. Does anyone have any idea how to ...