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Spotify turns into "Google Assistant" and crashes

This is a weird one - I'm running Magisk rooted Lineage on a Pixel 4a When I reboot, Spotify is renamed to Google Assistant and I get a popup saying "Google Assistant keeps stopping", and ...
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Can I allow audio from only Spotify during Do Not Disturb?

I've started listening to music on spotify with the sleep timer as I go to sleep. However, I normally have Do Not Disturb enabled when I sleep, and Do Not Disturb blocks all media because I have the &...
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Prevent Spotify from starting when phone boots with AppOps

I have an LG G7 One (not rooted) and I've been having ongoing issues with Spotify moving my downloads from my SD card to internal storage every time my phone reboots. I've done lots of research into ...
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Spotify conflict between smartphone and car tablet

I apologize for my English because it's not my native language and I hope I'm not breaking some forum rules. I got a Samsung s21 fe and a Macrom M-an700dab, which is a car tablet with android 8.1 ...
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Bluetooth track control not working anymore

All of a sudden I noticed that my Bluetooth headphones (one Bose, one Sony) cannot control tracks on Spotify anymore, i.e. play/pause, skip, previous, etc. do all not work anymore. Volume control is ...
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How to Block ADs on Spotify (Android) with a local VPN?

Is it possible to block ADs on Android Spotify by using an Ad blocking (local) VPN? I have the feeling that Spotify is streaming ads https encrypted over the same server as music since adguard can't ...
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How to get lyrics for currently playing song on spotify app?

I would like to learn lyrics of songs playing on spotify but not every author gives them permission to publish it I guess. I'd like to read the currently playing song and get the lyrics from some ...
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Spotify can't be restarted from Bluetooth

I'm listening to Spotify with a BT headset, and once I remove the headset from my ears, it pauses the playback automatically. After a couple of hours, Spotify disappears from available players, and if ...
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Unable to login into spotify from Samsung Galaxy Note S20 Ultra

I have recently purchased the Samsung Galaxy Note S20 Ultra. When I'm trying to login into spotify, then it is giving a message - Something went wrong, please try again. I also checked from my other ...
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Stop expansion of player (e.g. spotify, website, etc)

We all know that google has no idea about ux or ui, but I am hoping someone on their end is smart enough to give us an option, that I am just incapable of finding in their settings mess. android 11, ...
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'No Internet Connection' on Certain Apps

I'm running Android 11; in some apps, such as Chrome, I see 'No Internet Connection' at the top, but everything is fine; I can browse. Similarly, on Spotify, I get 'No Internet Connection' and am ...
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Access Spotify cached files

How to use cached files in Spotify application under Android ? The mentioned file extensions are ".file" , which are not normally playable, but it is clear from the size and type of ...
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NFC: Spotify URIs open app, not specified resource

My goal is to program NFC tags in such a way, that Spotify starts playing a specific track/album/playlist. But after writing a Spotify URI (e.g. spotify:track:6rqhFgbbKwnb9MLmUQDhG6) to my tag, it ...
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How to make spotify play all songs in the search results

On the Windows desktop version of Spotify, when you search and start playing one song in the search results, Spotify will play all the subsequent songs in the search results when the song ends. It ...
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What does the "Volume Level" in Spotify do?

What does the "Volume Level" option in the Spotify settings do? I don't notice anything when changing it. A coarse volume level like this also seems redundant to the system-wide volume level.
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By what metric does Spotify decide whether a device is a phone or tablet?

Granted, the line between "tablets" and "phones" has been blurred for years, and there is no universally agreed upon distinction. However, I am curious what metric Spotify uses to decide whether to ...
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Finding lost bluetooth device

I was traveling from NY to Cleveland and I misplaced my Sennheiser Momentum TW's. I used Google My Activity to help see my phone activity, and I see Spotify was opened at 3:21pm which would suggest I ...
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Lowest Bluetooth audio volume is too loud

I recently acquired a pair of Galaxy Buds to use with my Galaxy S10+. I am using them to listen to Spotify at work. Everything is working fine except the lowest volume setting is a bit too loud. If I ...
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Unable to connect to Spotify - phantom ad blocker?

I'm having issues with the Spotify app. Trying to search gives error messages shown in this Spotify forum. The solution suggested in that thread is to whitelist spclient.wg.spotify.com on my adblocker....
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How do I keep the Spotify Android app from hogging all free space for its cache?

The Spotify for Android app uses every last byte of space it can find on my device for its cache, and I frequently have to delete /storage/self/primary/Android/data/com.spotify.music/files/...
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Does turning "Background Data" off for an app apply to music?

I'm trying to limit the chance of me accidentally using mobile data when I don't want to, and one of my techniques was going to be turning off the "Background data" option for most of my third party ...
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Google Assistant opens music settings instead of spotify

I'm trying to set up my Google Assistant to play some Spotify music. I've linked Spotify in the settings, and when I say a command like 'OK Google, Play Some Music' it responds 'OK, Playing music on ...
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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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DualSim: Select Data SIM for each app

I'm wondering if with a DualSim smartphone with Android can be a made a customization like: "for this app use data of SIM1, for this app use data of SIM2". On one of the 2 SIMs I have, there is a ...
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How to play single album on Spotify when bluetoothed?

When I am riding in my car I have my android phone hooked up to the sound system via bluetooth. I download an album to the Spotify app my phone at home on wifi because I am cheap and don't want to pay ...
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How can I transfer offline songs from Spotify into a dual app of spotify to access downloaded music

I am from a country where Spotify is not supported so I have installed it using vpn. I am using the 7 day premium trial which allows one to download and access music files. Can I reinstall the app and ...
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Spotify cache on 5109MB on internal SD, 4464MB on external SD

Spotify takes up about 10GB data on my phone. Half of this is used on the internal SD card, which is becoming a problem. I've had this problem before, have removed Spotify entirely, after which it ...
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WhatsApp call/LINE call over phone speaker and Spotify music over Bluetooth speaker at the same time

I connected my Samsung Galaxy S7 edge to my car's Bluetooth and started to call my friend using the phone's loudspeaker on WhatsApp or LINE app. However, I also want to listen to music on the Spotify ...
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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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Storage problem?

I'm having a weird issue. I'm using a Sony Xperia Z1s running lollipop. I noticed a few days ago that Spotify was giving me a notification that says "No Storage Area Found. Check the device storage ...
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Change default music app to Spotify

Whenever I use Spotify over bluetooth and try to use my car's controls it, simply pauses the Spotify music and launches the default music player. The Spotify music plays just fine, however, when there ...
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How do you delete downloaded songs in Spotify?

I'm trying to make a Nandroid backup in TWRP but don't have enough space. I'm pretty sure if I deleted my 500+ downloaded songs there would be enough space. How do I clear out the Spotify songs?
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Music keeps pausing

So I am using a nexus 7 with Autodroid 1.2 (4.4.4) For about 1 month its been fine, but lately my music will start randomly pausing and then when I click play it will instantly pause again and I have ...
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How can I merge Spotify offline music with my local music files on my phone?

I have tracks saved offline in Spotify. I also have individual MP3 audio tracks that I have manually added to my music folder in my phone (Galaxy S6). However, if I want to shuffle everything then I ...
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Get rid of toast message when Spotify Track changes

I am trying to figure out how to get rid of a toast message that pops up whenever a family member changes tracks in her Spotify app on her Galaxy S5 (Android 5.0). It seems that most of the time when ...
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Spotify in Croatia

I am from Croatia and I was able to install and use(run) Spotify free version(not Premiumm I didn't sign up for free Premium or anything). None of my friends can install (or run) it because in order ...
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Run voice commands like "Play", "Pause", "Next" on Spotify with Tasker and AutoVoice?

When I get into my car, I connect my Nexus 5 (not rooted) on my audio system and play music with Spotify. What I want is to be able to skip, pause, and play songs with voice commands. I tried out with ...
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How to Chromecast Spotify?

How can I Chromecasting Spotify from an Android device? App Image or only sound. With or without Internet connection. Utilizing Downloaded tracks, when available. With my device as mobile Hotspot? ...
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Auto-Tether when another phone nearby (in car)

I have an android phone in car for Spotify purposes. I'm trying to set up the system so the car phone tries to connect to my own phone once car power is on (phone starts charging) and start playing ...
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Spotify app closes randomly

I have a Moto G that is running Android 4.4.4. While using the Spotify app to listen to music, it suddenly closes without any error message. It simply vanishes and has to be restarted. It looks like ...
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Spotify automatic "offline mode" when no Wifi connection

Is it possible to automatically switch my Android Spotify app to "offline mode" when not connected to Wifi? I've just had 1.5GB of data downloaded via Mobile data connection which has over maxed out ...
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How do I stop Spotify trying to play music files from Dropbox?

When trying to play a song from dropbox I think I should have hit media player or something. Instead I think I hit spotify always and now it won't let me play my song. It goes right fo spotify and I ...
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Disabling system noise interrupts of music

When I'm playing Spotify onto a speaker, it's interrupted by system sounds such as "charging started", "battery low", etc. Is there any way to prevent these interrupts from occurring while I'm ...
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Is it possible to get Tasker to play the next song in Spotify

In Tasker, there is a Media Control action which allows me to move to the next song however it only seems to work for the default Android player. Is it there a way to hook Spotify up to do this?
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Disable sharing of playlists in Spotify App

On Spotify for Windows, there is a setting "Automatically make new playlists public", which I disabled, since I don't want to do that. In the settings on the Spotify Android App however, this option ...
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Volume limit specific app?

Is there an app that will let me set a maximum volume on JUST Spotify? Spotify at 100% is a LOT louder than YouTube at 100%. I never want to listen to Spotify at 100%, but occasionally I do want to do ...
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Why does Spotify say that there is no Internet connection available when there is one (Samsung Galaxy S)?

When I start the Spotify Android app from my Samsung Galaxy 1 it seems that the internet connection is not working: What can I do to resolve this?
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Change Spotify song while on the background

Sometimes I'm playing a game while listening to music, or my phone is just locked with Go Locker, and there is no hardkey/softkey to change song except by going to the application or widget, which ...
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Stop Spotify from finishing session due to lack of activity

I am a premium user, have my whole playlist downloaded to the phone and daily play it in offline mode. Either in offline and online mode after several songs or minutes all music stops, songs stop ...
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how to stop playing Spotify on my Galaxy Tab

I can start and play Spotify on my Galaxy Tab 7 but if i have enough, how do i stop playing without total log-out or without using the pause. I want to STOP and close it. I have Premium
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