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ACatGoesMeow
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Registered: ‎27-04-2013
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Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

About 1/3 of the times I try and open spotify, it will open, but then quit itself.  I then have to try a few times before I can get it to open and stay open.  

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Brndn
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎27-04-2013

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

I am also having this problem. It just started a couple of days ago while I was browsing through the "What's New" section. I go through the process now about 4 or 5 times before it actually work.

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ch1ris23
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎28-04-2013

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

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lol..im also having the same problem so i decided to uninstall  it and install it again and i found out that spotify takes up 7.84GB on my computer..  anyways it worked..just uninstall and reinstall it :)  LOl..its funny this is happening  to Mac users at almost the same time
https://www.dropbox.com/s/xq0r0bt2qf5naq4/oh%20wow.png
 

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thatskiff
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎28-04-2013

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.


ch1ris23 wrote:

" and i found out that spotify takes up 7.84GB on my computer..  "
 



A big chunk of that 7.48GB will be the offline cache of music you've listened too. The program is less than 100mb.

 

Under Edit > Preferences > Cache you can limit how much space Spotify uses if it's an issue.

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nasht
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎28-04-2013

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

Same issue here. Latest update causes Spotify Premium to freeze up at launch and then intermintently crashing. Problem is happening on multiple machines. (Macbook Air and Macbook Pro)

 

Looks like its something to do with local library scanning...

 

 

 

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Boj61
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎21-07-2012

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

I am having a problem with version 0.9.1.57, I try to open it and it closes its self again? It was working fine not 5 minutes ago, then it closed its self to do an update I believe and now it will not open again?

 

This is my first problem in 3 years.

Peter
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Registered: ‎03-07-2012

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

Hey @Boj61 :)

 

Can you try a quick clean reinstallation of the client and see if that makes any difference? 

 

Peter

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assuser
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎20-09-2013

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

Same here, it's mostly when im browsing in artists section, i want to add a song and then it crashes.

Joe
Posts: 14,179
Registered: ‎06-04-2013

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

Hi. Spotify closing after adding/removing playlist tracks is a recent issue being discussed in this thread. Maybe post details there and keep an eye on it for updates.


assuser wrote:

Same here, it's mostly when im browsing in artists section, i want to add a song and then it crashes.




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KSutton
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎07-08-2013

Re: Spotify keeps closing itself and quitting randomly.

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This started to happen to me last night.  The thing is, I don't think it has anything to do with a slow or laggy computer. It doesn't "crash"- or at least it doesn't give you the message that it crashed- it just quits without warning. 

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