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Fixed
Jamey Sewell 3 years ago in Bluetooth / AVRCP • updated by Jona (Lead Developer) 3 years ago 29
I use to be able to see Art, Song, and Artist information on my MyLink screen Chevy Equinox 2013 when using Droid Bionic (Jelly Bean). I recently switched to Samsung Note 3 and now the information doesn't show anymore. Please help


Samsung
Answer
Jona (Lead Developer) 3 years ago

To summarize this post:

Previous release of XiiaLive we decided to disable the Bluetooth AVRCP metadata "HACK" for Android versions 4.3 and greater. The reason was that since Android 4.3 Android OS made some APIs available to send metadata over Bluetooth using a legit API. However, it seems that some devices fail to properly support the new APIs and for that reason we have re-enabled the "HACK" on the latest release.


The "HACK" can be enabled if not already enabled here:

XiiaLive->Settings->App control->AVRCP metadata

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Planned
Philip Elcan 4 years ago in Bluetooth / AVRCP • updated by Jona (Lead Developer) 3 years ago 0

When XiiaLive can't connect to a station, it would be nice to update the AVRCP data to indicate that.

Answer
Jona (Lead Developer) 3 years ago

It is a very neat idea. I have added this to our ideas/future features. Thanks for sharing!

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Fixed
Pooya Torabi 3 years ago in Bluetooth / AVRCP • updated by Jona (Lead Developer) 3 years ago 2

Hi , 

since upgrading to CM 10.2 (Android 4.3) AVRCP has not worked, anyone else is having this issue? it works fine with Apollo Music player or other apps supporting AVRCP just not Xiialive. using the latest Pro version.


Thanks,

Answer
Jona (Lead Developer) 3 years ago

Since Android 4.3 bluetooth AVRCP metadata is sent via the same APIs used to update the lock screen player. Turning [OFF] lock screen controls will most likely cause metadata to stop being sent over AVRCP.   


Please note that after Android 4.3 having lock screen controls and AVRCP metadata hack turned [ON] could cause issues. Please experiment with those two settings to see how your device behaves.

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Under review
Rick Birkett 3 years ago in Bluetooth / AVRCP • updated by Jona (Lead Developer) 3 years ago 4

It works with other apps, just not XiiaLive Pro. Any Ideas?

LG
Answer
Jona (Lead Developer) 3 years ago
I have resolved this issue on previous release v3.0.3. Please let me know if this is working properly for you.