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New and Improved Android Widget

Spotify is bringing a new update to the home screen widget on Android devices. This update will help you get more out of it than before. The new widget will make it simpler and faster to access your favourite content on Spotify. So what is changing?H...

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  • ThomasWYale
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[COMPLETE GUIDE] How to fix most Android issues

Please read below for troubleshooting Spotify on your Android device. This guide contains fixes for most common issues as well as detail on how to create a new topic if you still are having problems. First thing to do before trying anything else is r...

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  • Daniel
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Solved!! The version of Spotify I have has completely different features than another free user.

PlanFreeCountryUSADeviceAndroid PhonesMy Question or IssueMy dad and I both have spotify. I cannot pick songs to play and have to rely on shuffle. My dad can pick songs without issue, and probably doesn't even know that shuffle's an option. We both h...

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  • Alex
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I can't move my tracks to an sd card.

There is enough memory, but I don't even have the option to make the move. I have the last version. Could you help me please?

  • Casual Listener
  • There is enough memory, but I don't even have the option to make the move. I have the last version. Could you help me please?
  • MattSuda
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Not able to play advertisements

HeySince I updated my tablet to Android 7.0 Nougat, I can't anymore play advertisements to have a 30-minute-break. When I want to watch the ad, it doesn't play and I can't do anything in the app and have to reinstall it.

  • Newbie
  • Hey Since I updated my tablet to Android 7.0 Nougat, I can't anymore play advertisements to have a 30-minute-break. When I want to watch the ad, it doesn't play and I can't do anything in the app an...
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Dont want premium

Won't let me play music. When I press shuffle play all that happens is a box comes up with get premium for ad-free music anywhere at the bottom of the screen

  • Regular
  • Won't let me play music. When I press shuffle play all that happens is a box comes up with get premium for ad-free music anywhere at the bottom of the screen
  • Rick24
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Solved!! Android Spotify Performance Issue: Behind the Lyrics

I was having a terrible time with Spotify on my Android/Samsung Galaxy S7 and S8. UI was slow, and songs would randomly stop playing for up to a few minutes and then restart. Media controls wouldn't work and sometimes the entire app would simply free...

  • Casual Listener
  • I was having a terrible time with Spotify on my Android/Samsung Galaxy S7 and S8.  UI was slow, and songs would randomly stop playing for up to a few minutes and then restart.  Media contro...
  • Fernandez4
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Very slow loading at times.

I feel like I have to watch the progress circle go around and around for a few minutes every time I want to listen. What is happening here?I have a brand new moto z so don't blame the phone!

  • Newbie
  • I feel like I have to watch the progress circle go around and around for a few minutes every time I want to listen. What is happening here? I have a brand new moto z so don't blame the phone!
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Spotify app is opening very slow on Android

Spotify is opening for about 2-3 seconds on Android. It should be opened immediately and load everything in a background. Just open a search screen immediately after an icon click and then load my songs, radio, popular and so on. It's just unacceptab...

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  • Spotify is opening for about 2-3 seconds on Android. It should be opened immediately and load everything in a background. Just open a search screen immediately after an icon click and then load ...
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suiciding process...

Hi all and sorry for the misleading title, im not in suiciding process im talking for the spotify process, that is killing itself after sometime, when playback is on other device, or the music is stopped/paused for some time. (15-20min). As a result,...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi all and sorry for the misleading title, im not in suiciding process 🙂   im talking for the spotify process, that is killing itself after sometime, when playback is on other device, or&nbsp...
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Spotify Locked Screen Player (Android 7.0)

Hello everyone:)My Huawei Honor 8 just updated to Android 7.0. But the locked screen player is not working (at all) like before. I assume this is just a temporary problem with the new update, but if not, what is the matter?

  • Casual Listener
  • Hello everyone:) My Huawei Honor 8 just updated to Android 7.0. But the locked screen player is not working (at all) like before. I assume this is just a temporary problem with the new update, but...
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Bug in network selection !

If spotify has wifi and simultaneously Phone data (internet) , has problems on load anything

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  • If spotify has wifi and simultaneously Phone data (internet) , has problems on load anything
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Solved!! Unlisted Hotkeys!

The official support article for the US Spotify hotkeys is out of date, so heres what's missing: Shift+(Left,Right) Skip five seconds back/fwdCtrl+r Toggle Repeat mode (Once, infinitely, off)Ctrl+s Toggle Shuffle on/offCtrl+Shift+a Deselect (Tested o...

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  • The official support article for the US Spotify hotkeys is out of date, so heres what's missing:   Shift+(Left,Right)      Skip five seconds back/fwd Ctrl+r &nbs...
  • Joe
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How many offline tracks ?

Hi. I'd like to know how many offline tracks I get ?

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi. I'd like to know how many offline tracks I get ?
  • Joe
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Music playlist

It use to have a hot key to were I can switch song or pause/play from my notifications screen now it's gone

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  • It use to have a hot key to were I can switch song or pause/play from my notifications screen now it's gone
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Help

Freezes or just stops working when I get this adverisment, help!?

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  • Freezes or just stops working when I get this adverisment, help!?
  • Meepingcow
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armv6 based device

So I have old htc wildfire s with armv6 procesor and android 4.1.2. Is there version of spotify witch will work on my device?

  • Casual Listener
  • So I have old htc wildfire s with armv6 procesor and android 4.1.2. Is there version of spotify witch will work on my device?
  • Joe
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Superuser Contribution "Added Recently" sorting function does not work correctly between Desktop and Android

If i add a song on the desktop app it wont register as a recently added song on my android. It does add to the playlist, but it does not go to the top of my list on the android. If i sort by "Recently added" on the the mobile it just ends up somewher...

  • Newbie
  • If i add a song on the desktop app it wont register as a recently added song on my android. It does add to the playlist, but it does not go to the top of my list on the android. If i sort by "Recentl...
  • kardi13
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Problemas de Descarga/Download problems

¿Porqué cuando descargo mi música en mi SD parece que sí la descarga y empieza a reducir mi espacio de almacenamiento, pero unas horas después de que terminó la descarga, en el App me aparece que ya no tengo la música descargada, pero mi SD tiene men...

  • Newbie
  • ¿Porqué cuando descargo mi música en mi SD parece que sí la descarga y empieza a reducir mi espacio de almacenamiento, pero unas horas después de que terminó la descarga, en el App me aparece que ya ...
  • teucuemperigo
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Very slow loading of playlists

A problem that appears to have been getting worse over release cycles is the inordinate amount of time that Spotify takes to load up my playlists on my mobile phone. Pretty much all my playlists are sync'd to the device anyway so why does Spotify sit...

  • Music Fan
  • A problem that appears to have been getting worse over release cycles is the inordinate amount of time that Spotify takes to load up my playlists on my mobile phone. Pretty much all my playlists are ...
  • Pat_Zambri
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Ad wont play

Hi, today I opened my Spotify and as usual it played the bit about 'watch this next ad for 30 minutes of ad free music', and then it went to the ad except the screen is completely black where the ad should be and no matter how many times I press play...

  • Newbie
  • Hi, today I opened my Spotify and as usual it played the bit about 'watch this next ad for 30 minutes of ad free music', and then it went to the ad except the screen is completely black where the ad ...
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Kendi kendine kapanıyor

Spotify yaklasik 5 aydır abone olarak kullaniyorum. Daha önce olmayan bisey olmaya başladı. Kendi kendine programı kapatıyor. Müzik açıyorum. Tuş kilitliyorum herhangi bi uygulama acık degil fakat kapatıyo ve üst üste yapıyor.

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  • Spotify yaklasik 5 aydır abone olarak kullaniyorum. Daha önce olmayan bisey olmaya başladı. Kendi kendine programı kapatıyor. Müzik açıyorum. Tuş kilitliyorum herhangi bi uygulama acık degil fakat ka...
  • mercanyuksek
  • Casual Listener
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Daily Mix Issue

Songs aren't building as i listen to daily mixes OR artist radio stations....i am active as i like or dislike each song...but the radio or daily mix ALWAYS stops abruptly after a set number of songs... how do I fix this?

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  • Songs aren't building as i listen to daily mixes OR artist radio stations....i am active as i like or dislike each song...but the radio or daily mix ALWAYS stops abruptly after a set number of songs....
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