Samsung forum: Can samsung TV apps save data / login details?

by: newtuk January 21, 2013 4:41 PM PST

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Can samsung TV apps save data / login details?

by newtuk - 1/21/13 4:41 PM

I have a Samsung UE55D8000 LED Smart TV.
I have a Deezer premium+ music streaming account and have installed the Deezer app on the TV, as well as my Android phone.

I can login to Deezer ok on both devices, but the TV version of the app doesn't seem to be able to save login details. As such, I have to manually type the email address and password to login, which is a big hassle when using an on-screen keyboard via the TV remote control. Also I don't want to be typing my username and password in front of friends and family everytime I want to put some music on, or everytime I return to the app if I leave it for a moment to maybe watch a TV program.

Does anyone know if this is a short coming of the Deezer app, or is a short coming with the Samsung TV?

I have asked Deezer for an answer on this also, but wanted to ask the forum in case anyone has any useful information.

I suspect it is the TV, as my kids downloaded a fish tank app where can choose a fish tank and look after fish or get new fish, etc, but it always started from scratch whenever you went back to it, which made that particular app somewhat pointless.

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