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travelagentb
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Registered: ‎27-05-2012

Export to Itunes

I hate to say I am not very good at this and not sure how to get songs to my Itunes...any help?

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licenced
Posts: 1,612
Registered: ‎11-02-2012

Re: Export to Itunes

Hi there,

your Spotify subscribption gives you a license to the tracks, you don't own them. You can only listen to Spotify tracks from within Spotify.

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sassie88
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Registered: ‎05-02-2013

Re: Export to Itunes

Hi Dave,

 

If what you said  "You can only listen to Spotify tracks from within Spotify".
 were trueHow is it possible to sync Sotify to a IpoD? There has to be away.

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Re: Export to Itunes


sassie88 wrote:

Hi Dave,

 

If what you said  "You can only listen to Spotify tracks from within Spotify".
 were trueHow is it possible to sync Sotify to a IpoD? There has to be away.


That is not really true. 

 

On an iPod Touch you can use Spotify since it has a supported Spotify application. On all other iPods, you can only use Spotify to sync local files which you already own, not any content from the Spotify online catalogue. 

 

Peter

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sassie88
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Registered: ‎05-02-2013

Re: Export to Itunes

Thank you for your response is there a subscription I could purchase that will allow exporting? Am I am to save or backup my spotify library to my PC?

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Re: Export to Itunes

No, Spotify is a streaming service, not a downloads one, so you never actually own the content in your Spotify library. 

If Spotify allowed you to transfer content outside of the service, there would be no way to prevent piracy and make sure that artists are fairly compensated for all their track plays.

 

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