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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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Superuser Contribution No offline devices, spotify says i have too many

I've reset my offline devices, but I can't sync my playlist. Spotify says i have too many offline devices. I've double checked, reinstalled, restarted my phone, checked forums. Can't get it to work.

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  • I've reset my offline devices, but I can't sync my playlist. Spotify says i have too many offline devices. I've double checked, reinstalled, restarted my phone, checked forums. Can't get it to work.
  • Susan_GP
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Superuser Contribution After minimizing Spotify, and coming back, it redirects to the Home Screen every time

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceSamsung Galaxy s22+Operating SystemAndroidSpotify Version8.8.36.522 My Question or IssueSo, this wasn't an issue till about a week ago. If I minimized Spotify to look at other apps on my phone, I could come back into Spotify...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Samsung Galaxy s22+ Operating System Android Spotify Version 8.8.36.522   My Question or Issue So, this wasn't an issue till about a week ago. If I min...
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Superuser Contribution Unable to move song seek slider

PlanFreeCountryIndiaDevice(Samsung Galaxy J8)Operating System(Android) My Question or IssueI'm unable to seek through the song, to change the song to the desired timeframe/portion of the song. Also when I tap on the lyrics of the song while playing, ...

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  •   Plan Free Country India Device (Samsung Galaxy J8) Operating System (Android)   My Question or Issue I'm unable to seek through the song, to change the song to the desired time...
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Superuser Contribution Downloaded podcasts won't play

I have downloaded a few podcast episodes to listen to when I am out of cell service range. However whenever I am out of signal the episodes won't play. I press the party button but nothing happens.Yes, music plays just fine offline.Yes, I am trying t...

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  • I have downloaded a few podcast episodes to listen to when I am out of cell service range. However whenever I am out of signal the episodes won't play. I press the party button but nothing happens. ...
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Superuser Contribution Progress bar on notifications is not showing since I upgraded to Android 12

This issue has been plaguing me for like half a year now. I use a vivo S1 Pro and when I got the android 12 update some time ago, the progress bar that you usually get on the notification was missing. I checked the notification settings to see if any...

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  • This issue has been plaguing me for like half a year now. I use a vivo S1 Pro and when I got the android 12 update some time ago, the progress bar that you usually get on the notification was missing...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution song lyrics don't work for me

PlanFree/PremiumFreeCountryDominican Republic Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)LG K42 Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)Android 10 My Question or Issuetwo days ago the lyrics of the songs stopped working f...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Free Country Dominican Republic  Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) LG K42  Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) ...
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Superuser Contribution Playlist transferência

Boa noite Tenho duas playlists que gostaria que virassem apenas uma. Por isso, como faço para migrar todas as músicas de uma playlist para outra sem precisar transferir uma a uma? Grato

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  • Boa noite   Tenho duas playlists que gostaria que virassem apenas uma. Por isso, como faço para migrar todas as músicas de uma playlist para outra sem precisar transferir uma a uma?   G...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Playlist only playing 80 songs

None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help.PlanPremiumCountryUnited States DeviceSamsung A52 5GOperating SystemAndroid My Question or Issue I have a Playlist of a 120 or so so...

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  • None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help. Plan Premium Country United States  Device Samsung A52 5G Operating...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify pausing in random intervals

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDevice(Samsung Galaxy S20 FE, PC)Operating System(Android Windows 10,) My Question or IssueSpotify has been pausing consistently every 30-40 seconds. I have cleared cache from both devices, uninstalled reinstalled the app, log...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device (Samsung Galaxy S20 FE, PC) Operating System (Android  Windows 10,)   My Question or Issue Spotify has been pausing consistently every 30-40 sec...
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Superuser Contribution Auto Refresh

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDevice(Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra)Operating System(Android) My Question or IssueMy app keeps refreshing to the homepage when I exit the application. It is incredibly frustrating to have to navigate back to my playlist or ...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device (Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra) Operating System (Android)   My Question or Issue My app keeps refreshing to the homepage when I exit the applicati...
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Superuser Contribution Slow loading albums, barely usable since update

PlanPremium CountryUnited Kingdom DeviceSamsung Note 20 Ultra Operating SystemAndroid My Question or Issue Echoing other people's issue, I thought I would post mine, to give this issue more attention Since the new update, it is an interminable proces...

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  • Plan Premium   Country United Kingdom   Device Samsung Note 20 Ultra   Operating System Android       My Question or Issue   Echoing other people's...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify adding random songs when playing my playlist.

I have a premium plan. I am in the US. I use Spotify on PC(Windows 10) and Android (Samsung Galaxy S22 Running the latest software UI ver 5.1, Android v13 with all patches). I play some long playlists in order. I have noticed lately that all of a sud...

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  • I have a premium plan.  I am in the US.  I use Spotify on PC(Windows 10) and Android (Samsung Galaxy S22 Running the latest software UI ver 5.1, Android v13 with all patches).   I pl...
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Superuser Contribution Android app crashes if I try to change the app language.

Device: Oneplus 8T (KB 2003)OS Version: Stock ROM Oxygen 13.0 (KB2003_11_F.15); Android 13Spotify App Version: 8.8.8.548

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  • Device: Oneplus 8T (KB 2003) OS Version: Stock ROM Oxygen 13.0 (KB2003_11_F.15); Android 13 Spotify App Version: 8.8.8.548
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify Free won't allow me to download local files

PlanFree My Question or IssueI always download my local files from PC to Spotify Mobile by including all of them in a playlist and then downloading the playlist on mobile with Spotify open on PC, this is with a free plan. Now it says that I need Prem...

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  • Plan Free   My Question or Issue I always download my local files from PC to Spotify Mobile by including all of them in a playlist and then downloading the playlist on mobile with Spotify op...
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Superuser Contribution Editing "Made For You" playlists

PremiumCountryUSADeviceSamsung Galaxy S20 PlusOperating SystemAndroid 10 My Question or IssueI am not seeing the icon that removes songs from playlists that are auto-assembled by Spotify. I am not seeing it for songs or podcasts, and I am not seeing ...

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  • Premium Country USA Device Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus Operating System Android 10   My Question or Issue I am not seeing the icon that removes songs from playlists that are auto-assembled ...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify no me deja ver mis me gusta

PlanPremiumCountry Device Operating SystemAndroid My Question or Issue:En mi televisor y en mi computadora todo está bien, el problema es en mi celular. Spotify no me deja ver la carpeta de mis me gusta, y tampoco me deja dar me gusta a las canciones...

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  •   Plan Premium Country   Device   Operating System Android   My Question or Issue: En mi televisor y en mi computadora todo está bien, el problema es en mi celular. Spo...
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Superuser Contribution App crashing since last update & 4 reinstalls

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDeviceSamsung Galaxy 10+Operating SystemAndroid 12 My Question or IssueSpotify will not stay open since last update. I have followed all available FAQ to correct these issues. Lost 1/2 of my saved podcast episodes, personal pl...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Canada Device Samsung Galaxy 10+ Operating System Android 12   My Question or Issue Spotify will not stay open since last update. I have followed all avail...
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Superuser Contribution Content not loading even on older Android devices

I've recently had to switch to using an older phone for the moment due to my main phone being sent off for repairs. My Spotify client won't load any kind of content at all. Personal and curated playlists show up as being empty, artist pages will not ...

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  • I've recently had to switch to using an older phone for the moment due to my main phone being sent off for repairs. My Spotify client won't load any kind of content at all. Personal and curated playl...
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Music quality taking forever to load

PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceGoogle Pixel 6Operating SystemAndroid 13 My Question or IssueBoth myself and the Mrs have been having this for a long time now. We can get in our cars and play whatever song/album/playlist we want, all is already downloaded ...

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  • Plan Premium Country UK Device Google Pixel 6 Operating System Android 13   My Question or Issue Both myself and the Mrs have been having this for a long time now. We can get in our ca...
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