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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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[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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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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Spotify app minimizes instantly - Moto Z Play - LineageOS - 7.1.1

I've installed LineageOS on my Moto Z Play with Nougat 7.1.1Spotify worked for half a day without any problems. But then it crashes instantly after start. Sometimes I can see the dialog to decide wether to log in or create an account. But never come ...

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  • I've installed LineageOS on my Moto Z Play with Nougat 7.1.1 Spotify worked for half a day without any problems. But then it crashes instantly after start. Sometimes I can see the dialog to decide w...
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Notification at top of my samsung

Hi all, My spotify notification at the top of my samsung A5 wont go away. I used to just swipe it and it went when I had finished listening but this is not happening now. This means that it keeps playing when in my pocket and also whenever I listen t...

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  • Hi all,   My  spotify notification at the top of my samsung A5 wont go away. I used to just swipe it and it went when I had finished listening but this is not happening now.   This...
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Start Playlist about widget button in my home screen

Hello,I would like to start playing a special playlist with a widget button in my home screen of my smartphone. Can you help me please?

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  • Hello, I would like to start playing a special playlist with a widget button in my home screen of my smartphone. Can you help me please? 😀
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Spotify app randomly disconnecting when not used, making me lose my synced playlists

Hello, I have a rooted LG G3 (LG-D855) using CyanogenMod version 12.1-20151026-NIGHTLY-d855, and used to live in France where I had no issues at all with spotify on my phone. But since I came to New Zealand 4 months ago (and had to change my payment ...

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  • Hello,   I have a rooted LG G3 (LG-D855) using CyanogenMod version 12.1-20151026-NIGHTLY-d855, and used to live in France where I had no issues at all with spotify on my phone. But since I cam...
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Bug when music started

Hello, SpotifyI have a Galaxy Note 4, official Google Play App. This newtest version have one critical bug. When i want song, click music dont play. Stay in 0:00 and nothing after i click pause/play again bugs still here.. When a click to music line....

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  • Hello, Spotify I have a Galaxy Note 4, official Google Play App. This newtest version have one critical bug. When i want song, click music dont play. Stay in 0:00 and nothing after i click pause/pla...
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Unable to control volume when Android screen off/locked

Until recently I was able to control Spotify Connect volume from my phone (Chromecast Audio) but this no longer works. I have to unlock the phone and enter the Spotify app in order to control volume!Is this a bug? Will this feature be returning?

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  • Until recently I was able to control Spotify Connect volume from my phone (Chromecast Audio) but this no longer works. I have to unlock the phone and enter the Spotify app in order to control volume!...
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Spotify stops playing in desktop/laptop and starts in my android device

Hello there.I use my Spotify account in 3 devices, desktop (home); laptop (work), both Windows, and my cellphone (Galaxy S7 Edge). Never had this problem before with my old LG G3.And just as the title says, while I'm listening something during at wor...

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  • Hello there. I use my Spotify account in 3 devices, desktop (home); laptop (work), both Windows, and my cellphone (Galaxy S7 Edge). Never had this problem before with my old LG G3. And just as the ...
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Superuser Contribution Strange songs appearing on my play list

Something really weird is happening. I suspect its when I go to a certain same location, but haven't verified. I suddenly have a strange song of artist that I did not choose or a song I would never listen to (it's vietamese, not that i have anything ...

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  • Something really weird is happening. I suspect its when I go to a certain same location, but haven't verified. I suddenly have a strange song of artist that I did not choose or a song I would never l...
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Superuser Contribution I cant download any song

I can't download any, songThe spotify app download the first 3 songs and it just stuck in one song it just doesn't move

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  • I can't download any, song The spotify app download the first 3 songs and it just stuck in one song it just doesn't move
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Device Available Issues

Is anyone else having issues with the newest spotify updating seeing all the devices available? In the past, I have been able to see the other devices that are logged on. Now, is there distance limitation for devices outside a certain range? You used...

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  • Is anyone else having issues with the newest spotify updating seeing all the devices available? In the past, I have been able to see the other devices that are logged on. Now, is there distance limit...
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Equalizer for Android

I continue to read arguments about the equalizer for Apple devices, but recently I bought an android and can not find it anymore. Before it was easily found in the settings. is the equalizer not available for Android?

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  • I continue to read arguments about the equalizer for Apple devices, but recently I bought an android and can not find it anymore. Before it was easily found in the settings. is the equalizer not avai...
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Spotify extremely slow via wifi

My Spotify using wi-fi connection is extremely slow although I have fastest line available in Germany. Frontend is almost not loading and downloads are extremely slow.4g is ok.

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  • My Spotify using wi-fi connection is extremely slow although I have fastest line available in Germany. Frontend is almost not loading and downloads are extremely slow. 4g is ok.
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Waiting and waiting and waiting. (iTunes sync with iOS/Mac Spotify)

For the past week, I've tried every single solution offered up online - both within this forum and elsewhere (resetting wifi, reinstalling Spotify, restarting computer, etc.) - in regards to Spotify desktop not syncing any my local files with the Spo...

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  • For the past week, I've tried every single solution offered up online - both within this forum and elsewhere (resetting wifi, reinstalling Spotify, restarting computer, etc.) - in regards to Spotify ...
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Problem with Long (Many Tracks) Album

On very long, multi-CD album (e.g. "Complete Road Trips", Grateful Dead, 388 tracks) if you play a track well into the album (> 127?), the next track played is not the next, but always the first. Also, if while playing such a track, the up-arrow at l...

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  • On very long, multi-CD album (e.g. "Complete Road Trips", Grateful Dead, 388 tracks) if you play a track well into the album (> 127?), the next track played is not the next, but always the first. ...
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4.5G conection problem

Anyone is having a problem while searching for a song through an operator while using data (3G/4G) I've been having this issue for a month and still don't know why obviously I'm connected to the internet and all the apps work just fine

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  • Anyone is having a problem while searching for a song through an operator while using data (3G/4G) I've been having this issue for a month and still don't know why obviously I'm connected to the inte...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Connect streaming issues

Hi All,I have a Yamaha RX-V475 AV Receiver that I am having a heap of buffering issues. I have Cable internet so the speeds are good. Pandora works fine, Apple Music works fine, amps firmware is up to date. Spotify cannot get through a song without a...

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  • Hi All, I have a Yamaha RX-V475 AV Receiver that I am having a heap of buffering issues. I have Cable internet so the speeds are good. Pandora works fine, Apple Music works fine, amps firmware is ...
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Superuser Contribution Tarda mucho en cargar la aplicación en mi android

Se traba regularmente y tengo que esperar de 10 a 20 minutos para que la aplicación cargue. No responde correctamente

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  • Se traba regularmente y tengo que esperar de 10 a 20 minutos para que la aplicación cargue. No responde correctamente
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Connect to a Device Android

My Onkyo 838 is no longer displaying the name allocated in the connect to a device menu. Also when closing out of the spotify app the music stops playing on the Onkyo 838 that wont display its name anymore.What could be causing this problem, I use a ...

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  • My Onkyo 838 is no longer displaying the name allocated in the connect to a device menu. Also when closing out of the spotify app the music stops playing on the Onkyo 838 that wont display its name a...
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DOWNLOADING USING CELLULAR

I can't download songs,even though the download using cellular is on.When i download songs or play list it says go to setting to download using cellular.

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  • I can't download songs,even though the download using cellular is on.When i download songs or play list it says  go to setting to download using cellular.
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