Playback keeps stopping on my Honor / Huawei device

  • Android 8
     Please go into the device Settings/Battery/Applications/Podcast Addict screen and disable "Manage automatically"
    Then make sure that the 'Run in background' setting is enabled and the issue should be fixed

  • Older Android versions
    Some Huawei & Honor devices seem to kill the app as soon as the screen is turned off.
    To prevent this please remove both Podcast Addict AND Chrome from the device Optimized apps list

    Please follow the steps below to do this:
    1. Open the Settings app on your phone (Pull down the notifications shade, and tap the gear in the upper right corner, or find “Settings” in the App Drawer)
    2. Tap Battery
    3. Tap the menu button and choose "Battery optimization"
    4. Tap the drop down menu at the top of the screen and select "All apps"
    5. Scroll down to Podcast Addict, tap it and select "Don't Optimize" 
     

    Then you will have to add Podcast Addict AND Chrome to the device PROTECTED apps list (tutorial)



FAQ

  1. Getting Started...
  2. Playback keeps stopping on my Honor / Huawei device
  3. Playback keeps pausing/stopping every X seconds
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