how do i get Pandora to work

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by illiterate, Nov 7, 2009.

  1. illiterate

    illiterate New Member
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    I just got a droid yesterday and my friend said i had to get this app. I installed it, but when i create a station, nothing ever comes up just has that thing spinning in the center. is there somethin else i need so it will play?
     

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  2. kabbie_mcfeely

    kabbie_mcfeely Well-Known Member
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    As long as you have internet service, it should work.

    It may take a couple minutes for it to start the first time.

    It could have also been the Pandora servers having issues.
     
  3. cafeldmann

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    So does Pandora only work with WiFi, or will it also work over the 3G network? I had the same issue, just got my Droid yesterday. It did eventually work, and I just thought it was taking a long time, but maybe it started to work after I connected to my home WiFi?
     
  4. KoukiFC3S

    KoukiFC3S Well-Known Member
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    It works on 3g too. I just streamed it on my droid this morning for about 2 hours.
     
  5. galt

    galt Well-Known Member
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    I had a couple of problems at first also, but it is fine now. I suspect that "Droid Day" overloaded their servers with new accounts and new stations to be developed, making new users have to wait until a station was designed. Mine cleared up in a few hours.
     
  6. Fadelight

    Fadelight Well-Known Member
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    Last night I installed Pandora, and it did the same thing. Created a station, and it never started. it just sat there. It worked fine today, though.

    On a side note, pandora force closed earlier on me twice. Not sure what that was all about... haven't heard anyone else having this happen.
     
  7. zikkut

    zikkut New Member
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    When I installed Pandora on myTouch 3G, I had the same ever turning loading icon. I had to fully exit the app via the menu "Quit" option and restart it before it could pick up a station.

    Worked fine on the second run!

    So it seems that there might just be an initial first run after install bug in this Pandora version.
     

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