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Recent Linux client update changes

Hey! There has been an update to the Spotify Linux client signatures.Users may see errors linked to missing keys and failed signature verifications for Spotify when updating the system. If this happens to you, this can be fixed by manually adding the...

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Solved!! [Troubleshooting] Linux Spotify

Having trouble with Spotify on your Desktop app? Here’s what to try first. Search the Community Someone might have asked your question on the Community before.So type your issue into the search box and have a look. Basic troubleshooting Go through th...

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Ubuntu 20.04 don't open local files

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilDeviceAsus Aspire 5Operating SystemUbuntu 20.04 LTS My Question or IssueError: Spotify can't play this right now. If you have the file on your computer you can import it. I tested two installations: by "snap" and "apt-get" (sa...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brazil Device Asus Aspire 5 Operating System Ubuntu 20.04 LTS   My Question or Issue Error: Spotify can't play this right now. If you have the file on your compute...
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Are there Release Notes?

Hi,First of all thank you to the devs for supporting Linux. I use spotify on a daily basis and it just works great for me. Today I got an update from version 1.10 to version 1.42 and I was wondering what changed in the mean time. Is there anywhere I ...

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  • Hi, First of all thank you to the devs for supporting Linux. I use spotify on a daily basis and it just works great for me. Today I got an update from version 1.10 to version 1.42 and I was wonderin...
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Autoplay not working (all platforms no just Linux)

PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceSony Xperia XZ 3 and PCOperating SystemAndroid 10 and Kubuntu 20.04.1 LTS respectively My Question or IssueI have autoplay enabled on both my phone and PC, however, for the last 2 days, I get to the end of a playlist and the...

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  • Plan Premium Country UK Device Sony Xperia XZ 3 and PC Operating System Android 10 and Kubuntu 20.04.1 LTS respectively   My Question or Issue I have autoplay enabled on both my phone ...
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Solved!! Ubuntu 20.04-1 Crashes when "add source" for local songs

Plan PremiumCountry Australia Device DesktopAMD R5 3600AMD Powercolor RX580 8GBThermaltake Tough Ram 16Gb 3200MHzOperating System Ubuntu 20.04-1 My Question or Issue When I attempt to "add a source" for local files Spotify will crash. You can see the...

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cant login into desktop app, fine with web app

PlanFamily PremiumCountry Bosnia and HerzegovinaOperating System Linux My Question or IssueI downloaded the app several times, and installed it viva the snap store, and terminal and etc, but whenever i try to login to my account it says: "Your countr...

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  •   Plan Family Premium Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Operating System Linux     My Question or Issue I downloaded the app several times, and installed it viva the snap store,...
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[Solved] Linux app not syncing liked songs

Songs that i liked stopped showing up in the linux app. What worked was to close spotify and then remove the files in: ~/snap/spotify/current/.config/spotify/Users/YOUR_USER_NAME-userI removed all of them, but that may not be necessary. I previously ...

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  • Songs that i liked stopped showing up in the linux app. What worked was to close spotify and then remove the files in:     ~/snap/spotify/current/.config/spotify/Users/YOUR_USER_NAME-...
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No icon in linux volume control

I'm not actually sure if this is the right way to report bug, but I try. PlanPremiumCountryGermany Operating SystemOpenSUSE Tumbleweed / Flatpack My Question or IssueIn the Plasma 5 (KDE) volume control window is no icon at the Spotify slider (see sc...

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MPRIS Raise implementation is faulty and makes flatpak fail to raise window

Plan: PremiumCountry: ArgentinaOperating System: Ubuntu 20.04, Fedora 32, Arch My Question or Issue The issue has been discussed at length here: https://github.com/flathub/com.spotify.Client/issues/136 And here: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-s...

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Minor bug: Podcast controls appear while playing music

PlanFreeCountryUnited StatesOperating SystemUbuntu 20.04.1 LTSVersionsnap 1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b-15 41 | rev. 41 (latest/stable)IssueSome media controls for podcasts appear while playing music, when music controls should be present.Reproducing1. Play a...

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GNU/Linux client issues

PlanPremiumCountryArgentinaDevicePCOperating SystemGNU/Linux Ubuntu 20.04 My Question or IssueHello everyone.My desktop client freeze but music still plays. If I close and reopen de client, the window goes black, but I can see my PC from my phone and...

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  • Plan Premium Country Argentina Device PC Operating System GNU/Linux Ubuntu 20.04   My Question or Issue Hello everyone. My desktop client freeze but music still plays. If I close and ...
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Spotify for Linux is a misleading statement.

I have searched the web for Spotify for Linux. Since your page refers to "Spotify for Linux" generalizing the Linux distro to be debian/Ubuntu is sad actually.There are alot of distros out there that are Linux based. I am running the RedHat based Fed...

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  • I have searched the web for Spotify for Linux. Since your page refers to "Spotify for Linux" generalizing the Linux distro to be debian/Ubuntu is sad actually. There are alot of distros out there th...
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Solved!! [Ubuntu] Cannot Create Proper Starter File

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceLenovo Legion T530 w/ LG 27UD58P-B displayOperating SystemUbuntu Linux 20.04Version$ spotify --versionSpotify version 1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b, Copyright (c) 2020, Spotify LtdSpotfiy was installed using Ubuntu's built-in st...

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MPRIS Implementation Broken - Seek bar not working correctly, and no album covers

PlanFreeCountryUSDeviceDell Inspiron 15Operating SystemArch Linux My Question or IssueThere is a huge issue with Spotify's MPRIS implementation. The seek bar is broken, (as can be seen in the screenshot I attached) and other essential information is ...

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Solved!! Joe Rogan Experience JRE doesn't work with Linux

PlanPremium FamilyCountryUS DeviceDesktop Nvidia 1070 TI, Intel I7, 16 GB RamOperating SystemUbuntu 18.04 bionic (x86-64) My Question or IssueWhen I attempt to listen to or watch JRE I get an error "Sorry we're not able to play this video." But I don...

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Linux Client

Something else entirely, I am using the Spotify Client since several Linux Mint Versions without any issues, actually still on LM 19.3 . It has the features I like and it always works.Now I want to simply say "@Spotify Devs, thank you very very much ...

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  • Something else entirely, I am using the Spotify Client since several Linux Mint Versions without any issues, actually still on LM 19.3 . It has the features I like and it always works. Now I want to...
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Chinese input in Spotify for Linux

Hi, understand this is an ongoing issue. Will it be resolved any time soon? Thank you.

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  • Hi, understand this is an ongoing issue. Will it be resolved any time soon?   Thank you.
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VPN

PlanPremiumCountryAustralia DeviceDesktop computerOperating SystemLinux (Ubuntu MATE) My Question or IssueSpotify in the app is no longer working with a vpn. The web app works fine, but when i have my vpn connected, the desktop app says no internet c...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia   Device Desktop computer Operating System Linux (Ubuntu MATE)   My Question or Issue Spotify in the app is no longer working with a vpn. The web a...
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Not working! Spotify can not install on lmde4, not via softwarecenter, and via the terminal

Help! It is not possible to install Spotify on LMDE4 32bit (Linux Mint Debian 4) via the software center:Install client is emptyinstall flat pack gives error: Please restore the 32bit Flatpack!

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  • Help! It is not possible to install Spotify on LMDE4 32bit (Linux Mint Debian 4) via the software center: Install client is empty install flat pack gives error:   Please restore the 32...
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pubkey error

CountryBelgiumDeviceDesktop running Lubuntu (same as Ubuntu but without bloatware and a lightweight desktop envirnment)My Question or IssueAfter trying to install Spotify apt is complaining about NO_PUBKEY available.What I already tried`sudo apt upda...

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  • Country Belgium Device Desktop running Lubuntu (same as Ubuntu but without bloatware and a lightweight desktop envirnment) My Question or Issue After trying to install Spotify apt is com...
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