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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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My spotify is saying its being used on more than 3 devices

My spotify won't let me download my music anymore because it's saying I've downloaded on more than 3 devices yet I don't have it on three devices I've tried deleting and re-installing but that hasn't worked what's can I do? It's a long playlist and I...

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  • My spotify won't let me download my music anymore because it's saying I've downloaded on more than 3 devices yet I don't have it on three devices I've tried deleting and re-installing but that hasn't...
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Spotify internet connection

I just got Spotify after not being on for a while and it won't let me buy premium. at first when I tried to buy it it said my exp date wasn't right when I'd put it like 04/20 it said you need to put a month and now it won't let me buy it because ever...

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  • I just got Spotify after not being on for a while and it won't let me buy premium. at first when I tried to buy it it said my exp date wasn't right when I'd put it like 04/20 it said you need to put ...
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Spotify intercepts headset play/pause button on Android

Spotify, even when force closed, intercepts the play/pause button from my headset. For example, if the last time I was listening to spotify was 3 days ago and I've restarted my phone in the meantime, and now I'm watching Hulu and hit the play button ...

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  • Spotify, even when force closed, intercepts the play/pause button from my headset. For example, if the last time I was listening to spotify was 3 days ago and I've restarted my phone in the meantime,...
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Downloading songs to offline list not possible

There is always a notification that says I do not have enough space even if I delete almost my entire library.. I habe a stable wifi connection, enough space on both, my phone and my sd card and my phone is the only device I am using spotify on.. pls...

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  • There is always a notification that says I do not have enough space even if I delete almost my entire library.. I habe a stable wifi connection, enough space on both, my phone and my sd card and my p...
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Solved!! Definition of Explicit

I know questions about songs with explicit lyrics have been posted many times. I'm on the side of listening to songs the way the artist meant without censorship and I never paid much attention. I figured it was black and white. Censored or not. Expli...

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  • I know questions about songs with explicit lyrics have been posted many times. I'm on the side of listening to songs the way the artist meant without censorship and I never paid much attention. ...
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Solved!! I can't delete a playlist

- navigate to the playlist list- Press the 3 dots to the right- select delete playlistNothing happens. Screen goes back to the list of playlists and the list I tried to delete is still there.I tried uninstalling Spotify and then restarted the phone a...

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  • - navigate to the playlist list - Press the 3 dots to the right - select delete playlist Nothing happens. Screen goes back to the list of playlists and the list I tried to delete is still there. ...
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Android 7 No Lockscreen Notifications for Spotify

Have a Samsung S7 edge which just got pushed an update to Android 7 (verizon) and now the lockscreen does not work for spotify. You need to unlock then it shows up in the notifications. Worked fine on Android 6. Please fix this, went through all the ...

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  • Have a Samsung S7 edge which just got pushed an update to Android 7 (verizon) and now the lockscreen does not work for spotify. You need to unlock then it shows up in the notifications. Worked fine o...
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subfolder

hi,can anyone tell me if it's possible to organise my playlists into sub folders at the moment I have 94 playlists but one of the ones I constantly update is towards the bottom if I get sub folders I can arrange into artists / genre etcthis is for an...

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  • hi, can anyone tell me if it's possible to organise my playlists into sub folders at the moment I have 94 playlists but one of the ones I constantly update is towards the bottom if I get sub folde...
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Viewing friends/followers activity through spotify app?

Is it possible to view what friends and followers are listening to through the spotify app on Samsung S7?

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  • Is it possible to view what friends and followers are listening to through the spotify app on Samsung S7?
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mobile app play next and search

Sometimes it is impossible to add a song to the "play next" due to poor internet connection eventhough the full play list is available in offline mode. To bypass this issue I have to turn off mobile data for my cellphone (also makes me unable to play...

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  • Sometimes it is impossible to add a song to the "play next" due to poor internet connection eventhough the full play list is available in offline mode. To bypass this issue I have to turn off mobile ...
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Solved!! Songs won't play

When I'm using Spotify, there are certain songs that won't play. I don't mean the gray, unplayable ones either. I'm talking about ones that simply stay at zero. I've tried reinstalling it and this doesn't help. Anyone know how to fix this?

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  • When I'm using Spotify, there are certain songs that won't play. I don't mean the gray, unplayable ones either. I'm talking about ones that simply stay at zero. I've tried reinstalling it and this do...
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Why can't android users queue songs ?

It really bothers me that the only queue option for Android is "Add to up next", because when i queue i usually wan't to queue 3-4 songs. And with add to up next, each song i add erase one another. Please make queue option for Android.. Thanks

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  • It really bothers me that the only queue option for Android is "Add to up next", because when i queue i usually wan't to queue 3-4 songs. And with add to up next, each song i add erase one another. P...
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Spotify freezing

Whenever listening to spotify it will intermittently freeze. I have to force close the app multiple times and it still doesn't always fix the problem. This is a serious problem when I'm running or listening to spotify for more than 5 minutes.

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  • Whenever listening to spotify it will intermittently freeze. I have to force close the app multiple times and it still doesn't always fix the problem. This is a serious problem when I'm running or li...
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Can't disable shuffle function

How can I disable the shuffle button in the android app? Shuffling is a nice feature for songs, but not for audio books...

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  • How can I disable the shuffle button in the android app? Shuffling is a nice feature for songs, but not for audio books...
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I payed $1 for 3 months and its been 5 or 6 months

Hello, i payed for 3 months only one dollar and its been 5 or 6 months... Will it charge me because i used a gift card... Im not sure if this is a glitch but i also am sure that i dont want a $100 bill in my mailbox! Please help me resolve this probl...

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  • Hello, i payed for 3 months only one dollar and its been 5 or 6 months... Will it charge me because i used a gift card... Im not sure if this is a glitch but i also am sure that i dont want a $100 bi...
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LG sh6 stuttering

HiI'm using spotify on my Moto g4 plus to stream to a LG sh6 soundbar and it is stuttering like crazy... This doesn't happen when I play the file locally. Help!

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  • Hi I'm using spotify on my Moto g4 plus to stream to a LG sh6 soundbar and it is stuttering like crazy... This doesn't happen when I play the file locally. Help!
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Specific advert freezes spotify

Hi. I am running Spotify on an android tv box (android 5.1.1). Everything is/has been running well apart from one problem that has just started occurring.Spotify freezes up whenever an advert from "weetabix" is posted.the "advert" window appears with...

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  • Hi. I am running Spotify on an android tv box (android 5.1.1). Everything is/has been running well apart from one problem that has just started occurring. Spotify freezes up whenever an advert from ...
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Serious issue on Xperia Z5!

I am seriously sick of Spotify due to all problems after the last update on my Xperia Z5. Songs doesn't play when I hot play, I try to skip a song, nothing happens and the app itself is ridiculously slow. Sometimes it just shows a black screen for ag...

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  • I am seriously sick of Spotify due to all problems after the last update on my Xperia Z5. Songs doesn't play when I hot play, I try to skip a song, nothing happens and the app itself is ridiculously ...
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Song menu not work

Hi to everyone! Im a premium member and i have a problem with my song menu.When i try to save or add a song into a playlist the menu go away and not work and the screen return to the album cover. Anyone can help me! Thanks for the reading! Rockon!

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  • Hi to everyone! Im a premium member and i have a problem with my song menu.When i try to save or add a song into a playlist the menu go away and not work and the screen return to the album cover. Any...
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Not receiving phone notifications when listening using earphones

I'm not receiving any of my phone notifications such as text messages, emails, or phone calls when I am listening to Spotify using my earphones. Is this supposed to happen?

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  • I'm not receiving any of my phone notifications such as text messages, emails, or phone calls when I am listening to Spotify using my earphones. Is this supposed to happen?
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