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  1. cconover

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    I love the new feature in Listen that allows it to sync with Reader to manage podcast subscriptions...or at least I love the idea of it. Since updating Listen and using it for many days now, I have seen nothing regarding my podcast subscriptions popping up in my Reader account. How can I fix this? Is there something I'm missing?
     

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    You must be... mine works GREAT
     
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    Crap. Maybe I'll just uninstall and reinstall.
     
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    Are you using GAFYD? I am and it doesn't work.
     
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    In Google Reader I created a folder called "Listen Subscriptions" , moved my podcast ones over to there and now they pop up in the Listen app. :eek:
     
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    So it doesn't automatically populate them in Reader?
     
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    My subscriptions in Listen were automatically added to the "Listen Subscriptions" folder in Google Reader. I've also added things to Reader and they showed up after a manual refresh in Listen. Pretty sweet. I hope an uninstall and re-install cycle helps your issue.
     
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    It's suppose to be automatic but some people have had probs, other folks been complaining about it on the Google labs forum.
     
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    Just noticed that Listen 1.1.1 is available in Market. Might want to check it out...
     
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    Are you using your Google Apps account on your phone? I am & I'm also not getting any synching of podcasts from Listen to Google Reader, I guess because Google Reader doesn't "exist" for a Apps account.
     
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    Just created the "Listen Subscriptions" (Without quotes) folder within Google reader and put your podcast links in there. Listen will find them straight away.
     
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    For me, capitalizing listen and subscriptions in the folder name was what I missed initially. Works now.
     
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    Under "feed settings" tick "listen subscriptions".....ta da!
     

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