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Questions tagged [music-player]

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 queue

I have read numerous posts about adding songs to the queue. My issue is I select a song and start it playing, I then select the next song and click the 3 dots next to the title and select "add to ...
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Watching Youtube and listening to music at same time in android phone- Is it possible [duplicate]

How can I watch Youtube video (app) muted as well as listen to music in phone's built in music app in any android phone? It is not a duplicate of this How can I mute the YouTube app while playing ...
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How to use a music player notification's play button state as an event for Tasker

Is it possible to read the state of the "play" button inside a music app's notification and use it as an event to activate/deactivate a Tasker profiles? I need to run certain commands when playback ...
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How to make an app behave the same way with screen off, as with screen on?

Maybe the question should be - "how to keep the CPU awake with screen off", but I'm not sure yet, here's why: I'm trying to use my android device as a DLNA player, that streams music to a DLNA ...
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Listen music from OneDrive

I've a Samsung Galaxy A8 phone (android 8.0.0) and it's connected to my OneDrive accounts (both personal and business) where I store music. I've tried downloading music to my phone, but I could only ...
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Streaming audio files from SMB (or AFP, or NFS) share to DLNA receiver without resampling

Is it possible to scan specific folders for music files and import them to some android media player app, which could then stream the music to a DLNA device? Another challenge is that the music files ...
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How to go forward/back in Deezer app?

In the Deezer Android app, when I play any music, it displays a button "play in shuffle mode". When I click, the track starts playing, but in the track window: I can't go to a specific position in ...
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What filename does Black Player use for cover art?

I tried cover.jpg in the same directory as each album's song files, but almost no album covers load. I have these each hand selected, I don't want to download them automatically. This is in contrast ...
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Bandcamp music transfered to sd card from PC not playing

I bought an album from bandcamp, and then transfered it to my Samsung S4 external SD card (which is brand new). Now when I go to Google Play Music, the first song is present. All the other songs are ...
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Android “google play music app”. How force it play ONLY local songs on my phone

How to force "google play music app" play ONLY songs I paid for and downloaded to my phone. In other words how to restrict it from contacting the web and using my data allocation. thank you
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Filter folders for Huawei stock apps (Gallery, Music etc.)

Is there a way to set folders to be scanned by stock Huawei apps like Music or Gallery? I would love to use those apps because they look nice but what makes them unusable is that for example gallery ...
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How to prevent VLC from closing when paused for around 5 hour

At the moment, I use the VLC application for my music on my cellphone. Recently, they pushed out an update that moved everyone away from the beta application to the normal one. Since this update, I'm ...
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Wrong music player when connecting to car after Android update

I have a Huawei P10 and I use BlackPlayer for playing music. When I start my car and my bluetooth is active my car (Volvo V40) automatically connects to my phone and starts playing music. Yesterday I ...
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Voice control of audio playback: seek within track

I'm planning a lengthy cycling trip and I'd like to be able to listen to language training mp3s while riding. I think the ideal way to do this would be to use voice control. Is there a way that will ...
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Can I control music player on my phone with my non-Android-wear spartwatch?

I just got the Allcall W1 smartwatch. And it is basically a little android phone. I have it connected to my smartphone via Bluetooth and I have been wondering if I can control the music player on my ...
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Contents in Player lists automatically disappear

I have redmi 3s prime running on marshmallow android version. I observed one thing with the Google music player. I created 3 player lists each one containing 20 songs on an average. Whenever I connect ...
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How can I disable album art on my lock screen?

I'm not a big fan of my lock screen getting hijacked by whatever music app is currently playing. Is there a setting, app, or work around that can disable album art from being displayed on my lock ...
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Ability to play m3u files on android

I need a way to play m3u or m3u8 files on android m3u or m3u8 Files, not stream Shuffle is mandatory Tried Mort player, but the interface is terrible and I couldn't shuffle The phone is rooted and ...
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Newly transferred music doesn't show up on File Manager or Music Player

My phone is an Alcatel Pixi 4 and has been good to me up until recently. I have songs in my laptop that I wanted to transfer to my phone, so I connect my phone to the laptop using USB cable. All my ...
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Samsung Music Player - Multiple Genres

I have a library of around 6000 songs. Each one of them is tagged properly, however, there are songs, which have multiple genres and some do have multiple artists. I tried separating them with ...
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Music player randomly stops

While listening to music on LG K4 K120E, Android version 5.1.1 with kernel 3.10.65, music player stops unexpectedly, without any error message. I have tried several applications and it is always the ...
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Getting “OK Google” to play music from non-downloaded songs in Google Play Music Library?

I have many songs uploaded to my Music library on Google Play Music, but don't download more than a few of them to my Google Pixel. When I say "Ok Google, play _____", my phone will instead try to ...
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How to watch Facebook video without stopping music playback from Spotify

Here is a very common use case I have: I listen to music on Spotify while going through my Facebook feed. Sometimes there's a video that I want to see in full screen. When I tap the video, music ...
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Music Player won't detect music on USB. Galaxy S7

For some strange reason, my media player (I have tried MediaMonkey and Google Play Music) won't detect my music on my new USB. I can play music when I select the music file from the file explorer, but ...
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Is it possible to play music downloaded for offline use from Google Play Music in another player? [duplicate]

As the title says. I am not able to locate the music files in another player, only in Google Play Music. Am I doing something wrong?
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Music Player that allows searching id3-tag field “comment”

I am using the id3-tag "comment" field to assign tags that characterize the content of songs to mp3 of my music library. The contents of a comment field of an mp3 file could look like this: upBeat ...
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How can I listen to sound files on my android wear device with ff/rw and saving song position capabilities?

I have a moto 360 sport. I currently have used Play Music to listen to songs when my phone is not connected to the watch. This app is missing two huge features that I need. I cannot fast forward or ...
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Prevent music players from auto play on bluetooth connect

Whenever I connect my android device with a bluetooth device, it automatically starts spotify and starts playing. As far as I know this also happens to other users/players (according to google) How ...
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Incoming call doesn't stop the music in Nexus 5X

Before this time I've been using Samsung Android-phone with Android 4.4. There was the next feature: when I listen to the music in headphones and somebody calls me then music stops and I start to hear ...
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How to keep my music and alarm files separate

I have two folders of mp3 files, one for music and one for my alarm clock. I have them both on my sd card. Right now I'm trying to use (or find) 3rd party apps that will do what i want. Even ...
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Bluetooth next track without next button

I have only three buttons on my Bluetooth helmet: VOL+ VOL- ON (which is on/pairing button and it might drop the call as well) Would be nice if the Bluetooth controls were configurable in such a way ...
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Music player seekBar doesn't begin from 0

I have a Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 pro with MIUI 8 7.5.11. In the default music player when I try to drag the seekbar to the beginning it automatically releases at 00:04-05, not at 00:00. Is it a bug? Here ...
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Xiaomi Music Player don't shows songs information

I have a Xiaomi Mi3 running Android 6.0 and there is a problem with the stock music player: some songs don't show the album cover or the artist. Other ones dont' show the name of the album. What can ...
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How control a music from other android device via Bluetooth?

My newest smartphone doesn't work with an audio jack, so I have another cellphone but its (+-) volume button is too small and I use it to change tracks. Can I use my newest device to control what ...
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Why some of music player sometime happen like this?

sometime the time display --:-- or big number like 628:22 at the start of the song. p/s: I have about 4000 songs in my lib with no organize at all, I throw every song in a folder
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Huawei EVA-L09 removes short songs from music player

I have noticed that there are some songs not displaying in my music player on my android phone. What is interesting, is that these files are no different from ones I do see in my player. And I can ...
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Music Players with Equalizer Almost Killing Battery on nubia

It's a nubia Z9 max Elite (NX518J) equipped with Qualcomm's Burndragon 810 SoC running nubia's stock ROM. I just installed and tried out Poweramp and it's amazing. However my phone got hot ...
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Add Play Music's download folder to the library of Samsung Music?

I use a Galaxy Note 4 (Android 6.0.1), and I like the default music player more than Play Music's player, however, I enjoy to have my music everywhere, and managed by Play Music. I'm looking for a way ...
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Read audio from USB OTG

I have a lot of music files. Far more from what my SD card + internal memory could support even if they had no apps, pictures and whatnot stored into. I have a 128Go USB stick where I store all my ...
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Android music organization. How do I avoid splitting albums on the default music app?

I have a Galaxy S7. I am trying to organize music in the default music app and running into some issues. For example, no matter how much I try and group music in to one album or to one artist (on both ...
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How to choose which player is controlled by headphone button?

I have headphones, which has a button, which can stop/starts player applications. Unfortunately I also have several such players installed. Sometimes this button works well, but sometimes starts to ...
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Move playlist from one application to another in android

So I have Google's Play Music application that I used till now. But since couple of days I'm facing issues with this app, it hangs a lot, doesn't respond to the commands, and I even updated it few ...
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Need to be able to use UTF-8 playlists

DISCLAIMER I am aware that asking after an app to accomplish a task is generally off-topic here. If the solution to this question involves an app that's great, but this is mostly about unicode-aware ...
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Possible to transfer songs from iTunes (on Mac) to Android phone?

I have a significant music collection on my computer, which I am still frequently adding to. While the songs I've downloaded in the last several years are all DRM free (either downloaded for free or ...
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Speaker sound has too much high frequencies and is too much compressed

I listen a lot to music with my Samsung A3, and the sound is totally ok with headphones (thus no strange software effect applied to audio out), but when listening with internal speaker, I notice: too ...
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How to Make Spotify the Default Music Player in CM13?

I cannot find any setting for the feature in Settings. I want Spotify takes over the buttons' actions in the lock screen. So drawing the next symbol should play Spotify's song instead. I do not want ...
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Is there a way to disable the automatic decrease in volume when I put an AUX cable/head phones in?

Phone specs: Phone: LG G3 Android Version: 6.0 Software Version: D85230e Situation: I use an AUX cable to listen to music from my phone in my car. The only way to get the volume to the appropriate ...
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Media volume suddenly became too low

I'm using CM13 (13.0-20160716-UNOFFICIAL-i9082) for my Samsung Galaxy grand(gt-19082) I have flashed it several times. But a few days (it worked fine for 2-3 days) after the above version was flashed,...
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Force Sony Music app to refresh album art from MP3 files

I have a Sony M4 Aqua, running Android version 5.0. I copied some MP3 files from my computer to the SD card in the phone. Then, some weeks later, on my computer, I updated the album art in the ID3 ...
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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 ...