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After last update search function very slow

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Re: After last update search function very slow

Casual Listener

I didn't change anything, but search is back to normal now.

 

1.1.41.634.gc2c73ca7 (Microsoft Store version)

 

 

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Re: After last update search function very slow

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I'm having the same problem on two different laptops, one running Win10 the other Win7 (That's right, I said 7). Except the search time is delayed about a whole minute. Maybe more, I can't focus much longer than that. At any rate, when I'm listening to a song and try a search, the play/pause/skip controls are frozen until the search completes. I can't make the music stop unless I close spotify, and even then it takes a few seconds of a song playing (whilst no app appears on my screen). 

I've also tried uninstalling/reinstalling, etc. No luck. Would love someone to fix this as I use Spotify to DJ weddings and events!

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Re: After last update search function very slow

Visitor

Having this problem too, it is just annoying enough to consider cancelling my subscription to have to wait 3 minutes for a simple search to load, granted the program itself doesn't just crash.

Don't blame my PC either I can run every other program that requires more resources with no problems at all.

It's not me, it's not my PC, it's not my ISP, it's YOU spotify.

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Re: After last update search function very slow

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Hey there folks, 

 

Thanks for posting - we’re here to help!

 

If the Search feature takes too long or doesn't respond at all in the desktop version of the app you might be experiencing an issue that we're currently looking into. Go to this Ongoing Issue and add your vote to it by clicking on the +VOTE button to support our investigation. Make sure you follow the steps under Status Update as well. 

 

It'll also be useful to Subscribe via the three-dots menu in the top right corner next to the title. That'll make sure you stay up to date with any relevant updates about this.

 

Hope this helps. Let us know if you have any questions. 

 

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