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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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Stops playing in offline mode

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DeviceNokia 7 Plus, Samsung Galaxy A71Operating Systemboth Android 10 My Question or IssueAs mentioned in the title, android app stops playing in offline mode. Most of the time after ca 10 min. I already tried several reinst...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany   Device Nokia 7 Plus, Samsung Galaxy A71 Operating System both Android 10   My Question or Issue As mentioned in the title, android app stops playin...
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Google Home plays random song instead of specified one

PlanPremiumCountryPolandDeviceGoogle HomeOperating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue Whenever I'm asking Google Home to play certain song (e.g. Shark Song), Google Home repeats correct name of the song, but Spotify pl...

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  • Plan Premium Country Poland Device Google Home Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue   Whenever I'm asking Google Home to play cert...
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New UI question (how to filter songs?)

Another great change, instead of fixing shuffle for example.Anyway, let's say I want to play all of my songs from given artist (all saved/liked songs) Previously I would just go to my library, press on filter, input a few characters and done, I can p...

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  • Another great change, instead of fixing shuffle for example. Anyway, let's say I want to play all of my songs from given artist (all saved/liked songs)   Previously I would just go to my libr...
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El corazon de cancion que me gustan aparece de color **bleep** y quiero que sea verde

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue

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Buenos días, en mi teléfono Samsung Note 9, el corazón de canciones que me gusta aparece de color n

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[Android][Social] Playlist cover image does not show up on Instagram story

When I create a new playlist, I always set a cover pic because it makes it more aesthetic. However, when I share the playlist as an insta story, the cover pic does not show up. Instead, on my insta story, I see the generic 4-album cover collage show ...

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  • When I create a new playlist, I always set a cover pic because it makes it more aesthetic. However, when I share the playlist as an insta story, the cover pic does not show up. Instead, on my insta s...
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Superuser Contribution Follow Button Wont Work

PlanPremiumCountryUSA DeviceSamsung Galaxy S10+ My Question or IssueWhenever I try to follow certain artists, e.g. Beyonce, Amy Winehouse, and others, the artist will show as being Followed and I'll see them in my Artists page until I close and reope...

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  •   Plan Premium Country USA   Device Samsung Galaxy S10+   My Question or Issue Whenever I try to follow certain artists, e.g. Beyonce, Amy Winehouse, and others, the artist w...
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Superuser Contribution My local Files won't sync and I'm at a dead end

DeviceGalaxy S7Operating SystemAndroid 8.0.0 My Question or IssueIssue is thread title, I've made sure my devices are on the same internet connection, there are no rules in my firewall blocking it, my network is set to private, I even tried connectin...

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  •     Device Galaxy S7 Operating System Android 8.0.0   My Question or Issue Issue is thread title, I've made sure my devices are on the same internet connection, there are no ru...
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Music doesn't pause when receiving an incoming call on vibrate.

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDevice(Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus)Operating System(Android 10, One UI 2) My Question or IssueMy phone is set to vibrate all the time. When I have music playing using the phone's speakers, the music doesn't pause when I receive an...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device (Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus) Operating System (Android 10, One UI 2)   My Question or Issue My phone is set to vibrate all the time. When I have music p...
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Solved: Stream directly to smartwatch

So I am a new user of Spotify. I am however a highly skilled IT technician. It took me all day to figure this out and several chats with Spotify Help. none of which knew how to do it. I chose Spotify because it said it was possible to stream to a sma...

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  • So I am a new user of Spotify. I am however a highly skilled IT technician. It took me all day to figure this out and several chats with Spotify Help. none of which knew how to do it. I chose Spotify...
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Superuser Contribution I cant change my Display Name and Picture.When I click na edit profile it only say Find friends. How

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Superuser Contribution Standalone mode on galaxy watch does not work

PlanPremiumCountrySweden DeviceGalaxy watchOperating SystemTizen My Question or IssueI can't switch on standalone mode on my watch it only allows me to be in remote mode. When I try to switch it needs me to login and when I try to login it doesn't wo...

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden  Device Galaxy watch Operating System Tizen   My Question or Issue I can't switch on standalone mode on my watch it only allows me to be in remote mode...
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Shuffle play - broken / limited shuffle

Basic - detailsSpotify PremiumUKHonor 9Android 9PS4Xbox one Shuffle play - it's broken / useless/I have some large playlists 350+ songs (lot of roadtrips)so i hit shuffle play, and off it goes Then after about 20 songs it stops shuffling and repeats ...

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  •   Basic - details Spotify Premium UK Honor 9 Android 9 PS4 Xbox one   Shuffle play  - it's broken / useless/ I have some large playlists 350+ songs  (lot of roadtrips) ...
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Problem logging in. Spotify does not detect internet connection

Hi, Spotify has logged me out, so I'm trying to log in.It tells me that I'm offline (even though I'm connected to the Internet), so I have to go online to log in. I press the "Connect" button.This fails, so Spotify sends an e-mail containing a link t...

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  • Hi,   Spotify has logged me out, so I'm trying to log in. It tells me that I'm offline (even though I'm connected to the Internet), so I have to go online to log in. I press the "Connect" but...
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[Android][Other] No smart-cover controls after update to Android 7

More than 3 years and we still don't have any news. Are you going to fix it?It's really annoying! https://community.spotify.com/t5/Android/No-smart-cover-controls-after-update-to-Android-7-Honor-8/td-p/1597896

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  • More than 3 years and we still don't have any news. Are you going to fix it? It's really annoying!   https://community.spotify.com/t5/Android/No-smart-cover-controls-after-update-to-Android-7...
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Casting issue

PlanPremiumCountryBulgariaDeviceSamsung Galaxy S10eOperating SystemAndroid Q (10) My Question or IssueHello, I recently having issues with casting to my Google home minis. Suddenly casting stops and I have to connect them again, which is very annoyin...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Bulgaria Device Samsung Galaxy S10e Operating System Android Q (10)   My Question or Issue Hello, I recently having issues with casting to my Google home m...
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System UI Constant Crashes

PlanPremiumCountryUnited KingdomDeviceGoogle Pixel 2016Operating SystemAndroid 10, Oct 2019 Security Patch, Mar 2020 Google Play Security patch My Question or IssueIf playing a song, system becomes unstable and "System UI" crashes, putting phone back...

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  •   Plan Premium Country United Kingdom Device Google Pixel 2016 Operating System Android 10, Oct 2019 Security Patch, Mar 2020 Google Play Security patch   My Question or Issue If...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify connect over Google assistant to Heos speaker

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceHuawei Mate 20 Pro, Denon Heos 1 HS2Operating SystemAndroid Pie, latest updates on all devices My Question or IssueI'm trying to tell Google assistant to play Spotify on my Heos 1 HS2 speaker but it's not working at all...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device Huawei Mate 20 Pro, Denon Heos 1 HS2 Operating System Android Pie, latest updates on all devices   My Question or Issue I'm trying to tell Google as...
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Ads skipping on Android and iOS

PlanFreeCountryAustraliaDevicePixel 4, iPhone XSOperating SystemiOS 10, Android Oreo, My Question or IssueiOS I can skip ads using my car's control but it is not possible to skip ads on Android. Strangely on both iOS and Android skipping songs are po...

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  • Plan Free Country Australia Device Pixel 4, iPhone XS Operating System iOS 10, Android Oreo,   My Question or Issue iOS I can skip ads using my car's control but it is not possibl...
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Solved!! [All Platforms][Browse] notifications bar

I want the ability to change the song by going to the notifications bar of my phone like we used to be able to do. instead I now have to open the app back up just to go one song forward or back.

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  • I want the ability to change the song by going to the notifications bar of my phone like we used to be able to do. instead I now have to open the app back up just to go one song forward or back. 
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