Android App

How to use the Android app

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Where do I download the Android app?
To use Pluralsight on your Android device, you must be running Android 4.1.1 or higher.  If you are unsure of your OS version, go to your Settings> About and see the version. The app can be downloaded from the Google Play store  h...
How do I download courses for offline on the Android app?
To verify that you have an active subscription, follow the instructions  here . If there is an active subscription tied to your account, you can download any course by searching in the app, or by selecting a course tile from the home sc...
How do I remove downloaded courses from the Android app?
You can remove your downloaded courses from the Pluralsight app in the following ways: Tap the word "Downloads" from the home screen of the app. This will show you a list of all courses currently downloaded on your device, and you can ...
How much offline content can I download on the Pluralsight Android app?
You can download up to 10 courses at any one time.
On Android, I am getting choppy video playback, what should I do?
If you are getting choppy playback with either online or offline videos, please go to your Profile tab and disable the VLC player. Please note: this will remove the ability to toggle variable speed playback, but should solve your playback is...
How do I sign into your Android app with a Pluralsight Single Sign on or Pluralsight Creative/Digital Tutor's account?
If your primary account was created based on a Single Sign On process or Digital-Tutors/Pluralsight creative, you can follow this process to access our mobile apps [iOS and Android]. Go to the app store Search "Pluralsight" Down...
Is there a way to only use Wi-Fi to download courses on the Pluralsight Android app?
You can make sure that the Pluralsight iOS or Android app doesn't use any cellular data for downloading courses by enabling the Require Wi-Fi for Downloading option on your Profile page. ...
Why can't I view a list of all the published courses in the Pluralsight Android app?
With our library now holding over 5,000 courses, listing all of those courses on a single page has become unrealistic. Instead, we've included several ways for you to find the courses you're interested in, including standard search function...
Is the new Paths feature available in the Pluralsight Android app?
"Paths" is currently only available through a web browser. Our Paths team is working to bring Paths to the mobile app experience, and hopes to launch that in the coming months.
Can I bookmark courses within the Pluralsight Android app?
Yes! Once you've found a course you want to bookmark, there will be a little bookmark icon on the page. Tap that icon in order to bookmark the course. ...
Can I add courses to a playlist within the Pluralsight Android app?
Yes! To add a course to a Playlist, navigate to the desired course page and tap the three orange dots in the top right corner (iOS) or the three dots to the right of the download icon (Android). This will bring up a menu. You can click on "Add...
Is there a way to access the downloaded course video files in the Pluralsight Android app?
The actual video files that get downloaded to your device are not accessible to the user. You can only play the videos through the Pluralsight mobile app.
If I view a course offline on the Pluralsight Android app, will it appear as "viewed" in my account?
Yes, it will. Any time you open your Pluralsight app while connected to the Internet, it should sync any offline usage to your account.
Can I download courses to an SD card in the Pluralsight Android app?
With the most recent Android app version (2.4.23), you can now choose the location for where your courses are downloaded on your device. To do this, navigate to the profile page. Tap where it says "Download location". This will open a pop...
How can I verify that I'm logged in to the Android app?
You will need an active subscription to download courses for offline viewing within the Android app. To verify your subscription, select the gear icon from the home screen of the app. On the next screen you will see your profile details, and if you...