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DISABLE VIDEOS!!!

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Plan

Premium

Country

Canada

Device

Galaxy 9+

Operating System

Android Pie

 

My Question or Issue

I HATE THE LOOPING VIDEOS! Sick of seeing them on certain songs, uses up data, it moves things around n makes things harder to find like que, all for a pointless loop of video! Ive read multiple complaints about them and yet support still has no plans to remove them or give an option to turn them off!!!! Frick!!!!

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Re: DISABLE VIDEOS!!!

Rock Star 17
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Hey @Mitchman72, welcome to the Community.

Hope you're doing great!

 

The option is available there in the Spotify settings. Please make sure you've the latest version installed.

Go to Spotify Settings and find Canvas, then switch it off and the looping videos on the full now playing screen should be gone.


Hope it helps 🙂

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Rock Star 17
Rock Star 17

Hey @Mitchman72, welcome to the Community.

Hope you're doing great!

 

The option is available there in the Spotify settings. Please make sure you've the latest version installed.

Go to Spotify Settings and find Canvas, then switch it off and the looping videos on the full now playing screen should be gone.


Hope it helps 🙂

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Casual Listener

Thanks a bunch! My spotify is supposed to update automatically but didnt for some reason. Found the option after updating, thank goodness!

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Regular
How to turn off podcasts videos? There's no option whatsoever. Turning canvas off doesn't help.

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Moderator
Moderator

Hey @GeorgeFeb,

 

Thanks for posting.

 

You should be able to see the option to turn off the video of a podcast in the now playing view. If this option doesn't appear, or function as expected it's a good idea to clean reinstall Spotify on the device where this occurs. This step lets you start afresh with the latest app version by removing any corrupted files from previous installations. 

 

If that doesn't fix things, could you post a view screenshots of how the podcast appears and what you see at your end? Please include also the make, model and OS version of your device, as well as the Spotify version you have installed.

 

Hope this helps. Keep us posted on how it goes.  

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Re: DISABLE VIDEOS!!!

Regular

Ok, thank you. Still can't find this setting. There's only a Data Saver and Audio Podcasts Only for downloading. But I have another question, when I listen in the background does a podcast video use a bandwidth or not? Attachments don't support JPEG, ahahahahah, another preposterous bs.

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Moderator

Hey there @GeorgeFeb,

 

Thank you for your reply.

 

You should be able to select if you want to download only the audio of the podcast, turn on offline mode and listen without data usage.

 

We also suggest that you compare the data use measurement built into the your phone.

 

If you have any questions we're always one reply away.

 

Cheers!

 

 

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Regular
Ok, thank you. Seems like when I listen in the background, video doesn't use any bandwidth, so all good. Hurray.

Re: DISABLE VIDEOS!!!

Moderator
Moderator

Hey again @GeorgeFeb,

 

Thank you for your reply.

 

We're really glad to hear that everything works as you like 🙂

 

Happy Saturday! 

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