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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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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Fix Volvo Spotify app (Google play app) not updating playlists with music

The app does not update the playlist when adding music. The list can be updated by name, but the list does not update when adding more music to it at all. Reinstalling the app via built in Google Play in the Volvo car does not help at all.

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  • The app does not update the playlist when adding music. The list can be updated by name, but the list does not update when adding more music to it at all. Reinstalling the app via built in Google P...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution won't go to next song automatically

PlanPremiumCountryPhilippinesDeviceOppo F9Operating SystemAndroid Oreo My Question or Issue even though the Auto Play icon is ON, once the current song done to play, it won't go to next song automatically

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  • Plan Premium Country Philippines Device Oppo F9 Operating System Android Oreo   My Question or Issue    even though the Auto Play icon is ON, once the current song don...
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Cannot dowload albums on adroid phone

PlanPremiumCountry Austria DeviceSamsung Galaxy A6 My Question or IssueHI All, I cannot dowload albums for a couple of months now.I did the following troubleshooting:I have enough space on your deviceI re-installed the appCleared cacheInternet connec...

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  • Plan Premium Country Austria   Device Samsung Galaxy A6     My Question or Issue HI All,  I cannot dowload albums for a couple of months now. I did the following trou...
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Unable to open music from my library.

Plan PremiumCountry New Zealand Device Galaxy s22+Operating System Android 14 My Question or Issue: When I go to open an album from my library there is a message saying that the content is no longer available. Is this related to a new Spotify iterati...

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  •   Plan Premium Country New Zealand Device Galaxy s22+ Operating System Android 14   My Question or Issue: When I go to open an album from my library there is a message saying that t...
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Superuser Contribution Roku spotify controlled by android phone. When I play spotify on my TV through roku, it connects to

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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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   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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Superuser Contribution "Autoplay" option missing from "Settings" page

PlanPremiumCountry DeviceGoogle Pixel 7Operating SystemAndroid 14 My Question or IssueUp until recently (around 12/1/2023), "Autoplay" (or was it "AutoRepeat"?) in "Settings" was set to Off, as was "Autoplay similar content". When an album finished, ...

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  • Plan Premium Country   Device Google Pixel 7 Operating System Android 14   My Question or Issue Up until recently (around 12/1/2023), "Autoplay" (or was it "AutoRepeat"?) in "Sett...
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Superuser Contribution Song Duplication

PlanPremiumCountryUnited States Devicemoto g play (2021)Operating SystemAndroid 10 My Question or IssueWhy am I seeing duplicates of songs in my recently played

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  • Plan Premium Country United States  Device moto g play (2021) Operating System Android 10   My Question or Issue Why am I seeing duplicates of songs in my recently played
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Superuser Contribution Atalho na tela inicial

Não estou mais conseguindo colocar atalhos da minha playlist na tela inicial do meu aparelho! Como posso fazer para adicionar esses atalhos em minha tela inicial?

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  • Não estou mais conseguindo colocar atalhos da minha playlist na tela inicial do meu aparelho! Como posso fazer para adicionar esses atalhos em minha tela inicial?  
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[Android] How do I put a podcast on loop?

I was listening to a short podcast and I wanted it to be on loop but there was no "Loop" button. What do I do?

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  • I was listening to a short podcast and I wanted it to be on loop but there was no "Loop" button. What do I do?
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Adverts Every 5 Minutes

PlanFree/Premium Does anyone else have this issue? I am getting adverts every five minutes not every half an hour. Not touching the app at all and just letting it run. It is ridiculous.

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  • Plan Free/Premium   Does anyone else have this issue? I am getting adverts every five minutes not every half an hour. Not touching the app at all and just letting it run. It is ridiculous.&nb...
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Solved!! Casting from the Android app to Chromecast/Google home does not work anymore

PlanPremiumCountryFranceDeviceOneplus nord 2 & redmi note 10Operating SystemLast androidMy Question or IssueLocal casting from the Spotify app on both android smartphones at home to Google home and Chromecast was working flawlessly for years until to...

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  • Plan Premium Country France Device Oneplus nord 2 & redmi note 10 Operating System Last android My Question or Issue Local casting from the Spotify app on both android smartphones at hom...
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Superuser Contribution Music stops while screen is shut in my pocket

Hello, I've got a Samsung 10+ and it's one week that music stops playing while I got my phone in my pocket sometimes for a minute, sometimes for longer. It happens every 2 minutes!! 郎I need to press pause and play on my earphones to restart listening...

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  • Hello, I've got a Samsung 10+ and it's one week that music stops playing while I got my phone in my pocket sometimes for a minute, sometimes for longer. It happens every 2 minutes!! 🤬I need to press...
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Superuser Contribution Why are my downloads disappearing every day? Spare me the generic reply pls

My downloads will randomly disappear nearly every day and this issue has been happening for almost a year at this point. I've sat here and read dozens of hours worth of articles and support posts, comments, even watched videos and none of the solutio...

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  • My downloads will randomly disappear nearly every day and this issue has been happening for almost a year at this point. I've sat here and read dozens of hours worth of articles and support posts, co...
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Superuser Contribution When I remove shuffle it should play the next song in the playlist order

When a song is playing and I deactivate shuffle mode, it goes back to the first song in that playlist. It wasn't like that before.It used to play the next song in the regular playlist order. Why is it like that now? It is frustrating. Sometimes a son...

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  • When a song is playing and I deactivate shuffle mode, it goes back to the first song in that playlist. It wasn't like that before. It used to play the next song in the regular playlist order. Why is...
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Superuser Contribution Podcast video not showing on mobile data

PlanFreeCountry DeviceSamsungOperating SystemAndroid My Question or IssueHey,Whenever I watch podcast on mobile data I can't see a video and I don't know how to fix it?Thanks

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  •   Plan Free Country   Device Samsung Operating System Android   My Question or Issue Hey, Whenever I watch podcast on mobile data I can't see a video and I don't know how t...
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Superuser Contribution KNOWN UNRESOLVED ISSUE FOR YEARS - Spotify redownloads all songs every phone restart

PlanPremiumCountryPolandDeviceXiaomi Redmi Note 4XOperating SystemAndroid 7 (MIUI) -> 7.1.2 (custom systems since there)-> 8 -> 8.1 -> 9 -> 10My Question or IssueAs title says - almost every reboot Spotify resets songs location to internal storage an...

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  • Plan Premium Country Poland Device Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Operating System Android 7 (MIUI) -> 7.1.2 (custom systems since there)-> 8 -> 8.1 -> 9 -> 10 My Question or Issue As t...
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Superuser Contribution Queue clears out when playing another playlist

Hi there, I recently noticed on the most recent install that if I have songs in my queue and then go to a different playlist (Liked Songs in my case) then hit play on that playlist, the entire queue gets cleared out. Seems to be a very recent issue- ...

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  • Hi there, I recently noticed on the most recent install that if I have songs in my queue and then go to a different playlist (Liked Songs in my case) then hit play on that playlist, the entire queue ...
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Superuser Contribution Option to DISABLE auto start spotify android app

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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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   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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Superuser Contribution local files not synching

I bought an album from bandcamp, downloaded it on my computer in MP3 size. On my laptop it is able to play on spotify. I have added all the songs to a playlist, but my phone cannot play any of the songs from this playlist. the local files on my lapto...

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  • I bought an album from bandcamp, downloaded it on my computer in MP3 size. On my laptop it is able to play on spotify. I have added all the songs to a playlist, but my phone cannot play any of the so...
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