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  1. damato4life

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    Hey everyone! I just switched from the iphone 5 to the galaxy s4, and so far I am very excited I decided to do so! But friends of mine also told me something I could do with this phone that actually id love to figure out. My question is.. am I able to download music from a website browser directly to my phone? For instance, I go to hotnewhiphop.com and when I find music I want to download, ill press download, and the song will download its just that after the download is finished when I click on what I downloaded it says can not open file or file is not found or something along those lines. So am I missing something? Am I doing something wrong? Or is it just not capable of doing this? Thanks for any help in advance!
     

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    It will be on the phone but the music player maybe isnt reading from the right place to play it. The music is probably in the Downloads folder on the internal sd.
    I have the s3 and it came with a file explorer app called My Files so does the s4 have that?
     
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    Yeah theres an app called My Files on my s4!
     
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    hello and welcome to AF!!!!

    i moved you to the s4 forum where you will get better help.
     
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    Oh! Well thank you thank you ocnbrze :)
     
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    so is the file there? it should show there. are these mp3 files that are downloaded?
     
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    Yup, files are there under My files > download
    They are mp3, I just dont know how to get them into my actual music player.
     
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    Try moving them to your music folder. What music app are you using. (Some only search certain folders for music files.) I use Poweramp Pro which always me to select the locations to search for music. Also, you might want to title the MP3 file with the title of the song.
     
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    Oh okay I got it!! Thaanks all! I really appreciate it!
     
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