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I have a file on my computer and I've added the directory as a source in spotify and it shows up but it still asks me to import the file.
I'm using Linux Mint 18 with KDE.
EDIT: It's doing this with all local files when I try and play them.
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This is most likely because spotify still requires old libraries of ffmpeg to play local files, but the libraries in most modern distros are two/three versions newer.
See this post for a possible workaround:
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