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Grant Bennett

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Hey guys, I would like to start by saying that doubletwist is my favorite android music player, but I am curious as to what happened to magic radio. The option no longer appears on the app. I also don't have the "home" page of the app anymore, I can only view a category and switch through the side menu. I'm not sure if you actually removed these from the app, but on the website all of the help pages show pictures or give instructions which involve the home page.

I'm not sure if anything's wrong or if I am just uninformed.
Regardless, keep up the good work! :)
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Andrew Stott

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Double twist simply does not work on my laptop.I have downloaded it to this new laptop but the program will just not open.
Double twist has been bloody rubbish for ages.I purchased airsync and artwork but that did not work for a long time with my last lap top.What other reliable systems are there that will sync my itunes with none itunes devices double twist is just dross.
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+Andrew Stott​ generally we start answering posts Monday morning California time which is Monday late afternoon in the UK.
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Darkcyprus

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I upgraded to Pro, but I had to do a factory reset and reflashing my ROM after it got corrupted, after I installed doubleTwist again it doesn't detect my purchase, I've tried staying for over 15 seconds on the in-app store page, and still nothing. I have also tried reinstalling.
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+Monique Farantzos I intended to repurchase, but when I try to use a Pro feature it takes me to the in-app store, and in there, I don't see the Pro upgrade, only the Alarm Clock for $1.99.
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Rebecca Regnier

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DT Support,

I have purchased a MAC key for the AirPlay Software but I no longer have my MacBook and won't be getting one anytime soon.  Is there a way to convert my Mac license to a PC one?
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OK im getting really irritated with this... 

Device Details:
Samsung Galazy S2 Skyrocket
Carrier: Straight Talk
Storage Location 256 Gb SD card
Android Version 4.4.4
Windows 8.1

Every time i sink my 26206 songs it takes 2 damn days...which sucks butr is understandable.  The issue is after its done syncin i put the sd card in my phone and it says it is now corrupt and has to rebvuild..but nothing happens and i have to reformat the card and start over...ibve had to do this 3 time snow..i jsut wnat my music on the card and for my phone to read it
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Yes I'm using a USB card reader. I'll try a reinatall
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Charles Wood

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Hi guys,

How can I get access to my Doubletwist podcasts on my Windows computer? There's not a Podcast option.

If that feature isn't currently available, is it planned?

Thanks!
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Hello,

At this time, podcast episodes are not imported back to the computer.

This feature has been suggested by other users so we are investigating it for the future roadmap.

Feedback like yours helps us to prioritize our future development plans. I've sent your comments on to our product manager.

Thanks,
Henry
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Hello,

Hoping someone can help with my syncing troubles. I have a Galaxy S6 and 2014 Macbook Pro. It seems often when I go to sync my music to my phone it will erase all or most of my music during the "preparing to sync" phase. I have approx. 12gb of music and over the course of 30 seconds it will drop it down to 3-4gb, and then begin to sync it all back (over wifi, so very slowly).

Any idea what's going on here?
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Hello,

I'm sorry that you're experiencing problems syncing.

What version of the OSX app are you using? Is it 3.2.0?

http://download.doubletwist.com/mac/doubleTwist.dmg

Have you disabled transcoding for your GS6?

http://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/quickstart-for-mac-and-airsync/#disable

Please try a reset of your library database.

Please try deleting the doubleTwist "Libraries" folder from within the doubleTwist folder.

Here's a help page with screenshots:

http://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/how-to-reset-doubletwist-for-mac-osx/

Thanks,
Henry
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Ry Watts

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I synced all the playlists I chose to from Itunes, many tracks would not come across which I understood, because they where in a format not supported by doubletwist but some of the tracks that synced to my galaxy s5 will not play, it pops up to play  and has track time but does not play,  some play perfectly ....pretty strange...any help would be much apreciated
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Hello,

What device are you using? What version of Android?

Those symptoms sound like the problem where there is a entry for that file in the library database but the device reports that the file is missing when our app tries to access it.

A few users have reported this issue so the QA/Dev team is investigating.

Please try a library reset.

https://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/how-to-reset-the-library-database-in-doubletwist-player/

This will rebuild the library database so only valid files should be added to the database.

Thanks,
Henry
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Anton Tenazas

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I also bought the $5 AirSync app not knowing that this functionality was built into the Pro upgrade. I wasn't even given the ability to do a Play Store refund ten minutes after purchase.

It's not a big deal to me but a $5 refund or even a Pro coupon I could share with a friend would be really appreciated. 
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Gotcha. Okay, that's fine with me. Thanks! 
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Jeff Christensen

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I have the paid version, and most recent version of DT.  I just updated to Android LP 5.1 and the manual equalizer for DoubleTwist, sliders do not work.  It does not matter if I select Awesome Player or Nuplayer in the phone divide options.

I can go back to KitKat or Oxygen and they work just fine.

I've uninstalled the app.  No change.  I've cleared the data and cache, no change.

Any suggestions are welcome.

Thank you.
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Henry,

Thank you. I did take a look around for the download line and noted PS would have the update in a few hours.  I will connect into your beta network when my phone receives the beta.  I checked just now and it is not available yet.

Jeff
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J. Boecker

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HI. I only want to sync one folder from my iphoto library. It's my "best off" folder and the idea was to sync the picture folder just like a music playlist. Means: when i have a new foto in this folder, sothat it' s automaticly on my android handy when i stIs this possible. Under library>Photo>iphoto i find the folder, but i can't mark it for sync....
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Michael Rice

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Anyone have any issues with latest DoubleTwist and Moto x 2014? Latest version of Yosemite. DT does not see the phone when I plug it in.
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I'm trying to download double twist on my desktop with Windows 7... It gets most of the way through the download and then has an error message saying Access Denied saying that I need to check my internet connection, but everything is connected properly.  I've tried downloading through Google Chrome and Internet Explorer.  Any suggestions?
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Gary Rubin

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Help?  double Twist successfully syc'd my PC Windows7 iTunes to my android Samsung S5 SD card.  The cell phone plays the music and the SD card memory has been used.  But no files show up in the SD card looking with My Files in the Android.

Any ideas?
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Hello,

If the songs are playing on the device then the files have been successfully transferred to the device.

Where are you looking for the files? Due to restrictions imposed by Google in Android 4.4, the sync folder location has been relocated to inside the Android folder on the SD card.

Here's a help page with more information on this change imposed by Google.

https://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/what-are-the-changes-to-sd-card-support-in-android-44-kitkat/

Thanks,
Henry
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Greg C

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Is there a download compatible with XP still available?
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Hello,

Yes, an XP compatible client is still available.

Here's a quick start page for XP and AirSync from the Play Store.

https://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/quickstart-for-windows-and-airsync/

Here's a quick start guide for XP and doubleTwist Pro.

http://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/quickstart-for-windows-xpvista-and-airsync-in-app-purchase/

Thanks,
Henry
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curtis ahu

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ive downloaded doubletwist on my pc. However, it wont open. No Error codes or anything, it just doesnt open at all. The cleaner program it suggested is up and running though. 
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Exactly the same as mine.no errors show nothing
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Having real issues syncing anything.

I thought this app was supposed to be user friendly, I'm certainly not finding it that way YET.

So far I can get my HTC M8 to connect either by USB or Wireless.
But nothing will import over, I keep getting a sync failed message for music and all my photos. I have since uninstalled my official HTC back up tool in-case this was causing the issues and I have also deleted all the 2000+ songs off of the HTC, but yet the app will still say these files are there and will try and sync them until I get the error again, So I uninstalled Double twist from my windows 8 64 bit laptop, put it back in and it still trys to sync something that is not there. why is this happening what am I doing wrong? also I have stored all the music from my phone onto my laptop, but it cant see it using the double twist program, do the files have to be placed into a certain location for it to pick them up? I really am lost with this thought it was going to be easy. I have also spent £10 with all the S/W I hope its not wasted.
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Hello,

I'm sorry that you're experiencing problems with doubleTwist.

Here is a step by step guide to syncing using doubleTwist 4.0 (available for Windows 7 or Windows 8 only) along with some troubleshoot tips.

http://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/guide-to-syncing

If after trying the troubleshooting steps, you are still seeing these sync problems, please send us a debug package from your PC immediately after encountering the errors.

You can do this by holding down SHIFT while right-clicking on the doubleTwist icon in the System Tray and selecting "Send log files…".

Here's a short help page on how to send the debug package.

http://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/doubletwist-sync-debug-mode/#E

Please include this G+ URL in the "Additional Information" section for reference.

https://plus.google.com/u/0/111341850059413331903/posts/A1p1Ky7vfGt?cfem=1

Thanks,
Henry
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Donta Kelly

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my app works but it want open up on my pc.
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Hello,

Were you able to get to the application log?

It's possible that the library database got corrupted.

You can try resetting it.

https://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/how-to-reset-the-database-in-doubletwist-sync/

Thanks,
Henry
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Can I use magicPlay app for streaming music located onto my android phone(not rooted)  to a Bose soundtouch?
 
Or do I need another app?
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Hello,

Yes, with either the AirSync or the MagicPlay app installed, Airplay will be activated and you will be able to stream to the Bose SoundTouch over Airplay.

Here's a help page with more information.

https://www.doubletwist.com/help/question/how-do-i-stream-to-apple-tv-2nd-or-3rd-generation-other-airplay-devices-from-my-android-device/

Thanks,
Henry
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Successfully loaded all my I-tunes using double twist, no problems!  But for some reason, every time I play a word on Words with Friends....my music starts to play automatically!  Is there a way I can stop this from happening? 
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Thanks for the info! It's actually kind of amusing...but embarrassing at work....
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