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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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[Solved] Spotify stops showing liked songs.

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceThinkpad X390Operating SystemArch Linux My Question or IssueInstead of my liked songs, now it says "Your favorite songs will appear here. Go to your Browse page to find amazing playlists for every mood and moment.". I u...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device Thinkpad X390 Operating System Arch Linux   My Question or Issue Instead of my liked songs, now it says "Your favorite songs will appear here. Go to...
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Superuser Contribution MPRIS cover art url file not found

PlanFreeCountryUSADeviceDesktop ComputerOperating SystemUbuntu 20.04 My Question or IssueI know this is like yelling into an echo chamber as nothing ever comes of these bug reports. We Linux users are basically just talking to ourselves. But here goe...

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  • Plan Free Country USA Device Desktop Computer Operating System Ubuntu 20.04   My Question or Issue I know this is like yelling into an echo chamber as nothing ever comes of these bug r...
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Spotify GUI on Ubuntu 18.04 and 19.10 (KDE Plasma 5) freezes

PlanPremium FamilyCountry DeviceHp notebookOperating SystemUbuntu 18.04/19.10 KDE Plasma 5 My Question or IssueThe GUI on spotify will freeze after a few seconds opening the app, but the song will keep playing and media player buttons still work. I t...

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  • Plan Premium Family Country   Device Hp notebook Operating System Ubuntu 18.04/19.10  KDE Plasma 5   My Question or Issue The GUI on spotify will freeze after a few seconds o...
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spotify snap only shows white screen on kubuntu when minimized

PlanFree/PremiumPremium Devicesome crappy laptop Intel Celeron N3160 (4) @ 2.240GHz and 3881MiB of ramOperating Systemkubuntu 19.10 and 5.3.0-42-generic My Question or Issueapp only shows white screen when minimized but can still be interacted with i...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Premium   Device some crappy laptop Intel Celeron N3160 (4) @ 2.240GHz and 3881MiB of ram Operating System kubuntu 19.10 and 5.3.0-42-generic    My Question ...
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Spotify segfaults and freezes graphical session

DeviceXPS 15 2018Operating SystemLinux ludonope 5.5.9-arch1-2 #1 SMP PREEMPT Thu, 12 Mar 2020 23:01:33 +0000 x86_64 GNU/Linux My Question or IssueSpotify randomly segfaults and forces me to switch to tty to restart my graphical session (xorg). The so...

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  • Device XPS 15 2018 Operating System Linux ludonope 5.5.9-arch1-2 #1 SMP PREEMPT Thu, 12 Mar 2020 23:01:33 +0000 x86_64 GNU/Linux   My Question or Issue Spotify randomly segfaults and force...
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not installing

I've debian (raspberry pi), its not installing,it says this *Skipping acquire of configured file 'non-free/binary-armhf/Packages' as repository 'http://repository.spotify.com stable InRelease' doesn't support architecture 'armhf'* pls help

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  • I've debian (raspberry pi), its not installing,it says this *Skipping acquire of configured file 'non-free/binary-armhf/Packages' as repository 'http://repository.spotify.com stable InRelease' doesn'...
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Why so many ports are opened? Is it secure?

PlanPremiumCountryCzechiaOperating SystemGentoo My Question or Issue Why are opened all of these ports please? Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address Foreign Address State PID/Program nametcp 0 0 0.0.0.0:55721 0.0.0.0:* LISTEN 26860/spotifytcp 0 0 0.0.0.0...

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  • Plan Premium Country Czechia Operating System Gentoo   My Question or Issue   Why are opened all of these ports please?   Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address Foreign Address S...
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Solved!! App is not opening

PlanPremiumDeviceDesktopOperating SystemManjaro Linux My desktop app just does not open. It starts, appears in the panel and just closes.When using the terminal to open it, this message appears: >Gtk-Message: 11:00:25.308: Failed to load module "canb...

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  • Plan Premium Device Desktop Operating System Manjaro Linux   My desktop app just does not open. It starts, appears in the panel and just closes. When using the terminal to open it, this ...
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Solved!! Linux client startup very slow

PlanPremium (Family)CountryBrazilDeviceDell Inspiron 14 SeriesOperating SystemLinux Mint 19.3 Xfce My Question or IssueUnlike the startup on Windows client, on Linux it's very slow to startup the Spotify client. Sometimes it gets so slow that I prefe...

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  • Plan Premium (Family) Country Brazil Device Dell Inspiron 14 Series Operating System Linux Mint 19.3 Xfce   My Question or Issue Unlike the startup on Windows client, on Linux it's ver...
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Ubuntu 19.10 - "Unknown Title" Shown in Gnome Menu Bar

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceIntel® Core™ i5-7500 CPU @ 3.40GHz × 4Operating SystemUbuntu 19.10 (5.3.0-42-generic) My Question or IssueThe Gnome menu bar only displays "Unknown Title" while Spotify 1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b is playing. The controls work, but...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Intel® Core™ i5-7500 CPU @ 3.40GHz × 4 Operating System Ubuntu 19.10 (5.3.0-42-generic)   My Question or Issue The Gnome menu bar only displays "Unknown ...
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Superuser Contribution Playlist is not complete on Desktop

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilDeviceDesktopOperating SystemLinux elementaryOS 5 My Question or IssueAlmost half of my is missing in the desktop app, i already tried everything (reinstall, close and open) but the result is the same Desktop app has 46 songs ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brazil Device Desktop Operating System Linux elementaryOS 5   My Question or Issue Almost half of my is missing in the desktop app, i already tried everything (rei...
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snap & apparmor (Ubuntu 19.10)

PlanPremiumCountryFrance DevicePCOperating SystemLinux Ubuntu 19.10 My Question or IssueI have this message in my logapparmor="DENIED"operation="dbus_method_call"bus="session"path="/org/freedesktop/Notifications"interface="org.freedesktop.Notificatio...

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  • Plan Premium Country France   Device PC Operating System Linux Ubuntu 19.10   My Question or Issue I have this message in my log apparmor="DENIED" operation="dbus_method_call" ...
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Spotify sound not working when using HDMI

I'm using spotify premium on my laptop (Windows 10). It was fine before but now spotify sound isn't working through HDMI (connected to TCL television). Everything else is working normally, it's only not working when I try to listen to spotify via HDM...

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  • I'm using spotify premium on my laptop (Windows 10). It was fine before but now spotify sound isn't working through HDMI (connected to TCL television). Everything else is working normally, it's only ...
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Spotify and canberra-gtk-module (Manjaro / Archlinux)

Hello,since today I get this error when sarting spotify: $ spotify Gtk-Message: 22:00:27.553: Failed to load module "canberra-gtk-module" Gtk-Message: 22:00:27.553: Failed to load module "canberra-gtk-module"Trace/breakpoint trap (core dumped) I did ...

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  • Hello, since today I get this error when sarting spotify:   $ spotify Gtk-Message: 22:00:27.553: Failed to load module "canberra-gtk-module" Gtk-Message: 22 : 00 : 27.553 : Failed...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify on Plasma - keyboard shortcut to "Save to your Liked Songs"

Is there any working script for it? It was reported as idea on Spotify forum many times but they don't care so maybe there is a hack to do it?

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  • Is there any working script for it?   It was reported as idea on Spotify forum many times but they don't care so maybe there is a hack to do it?
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Solved!! Spotiy for RPM based distro

 PlanPremiumCountryIT Is there a client for RPM based distro? 

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  •   Plan Premium Country IT   Is there a client for RPM based distro?  
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Superuser Contribution Spotify crashes on startup (Arch linux)

Operating SystemArch Linux (5.5.9-arch1-2) Spotify (snap info)version: spotify 1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b-15revision: 41 My Question or IssueSpotify will not start, gives this error:Trace/breakpoint trap (core dumped) Let me know what other info I can give...

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  • Operating System Arch Linux (5.5.9-arch1-2)   Spotify (snap info) version: spotify 1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b-15 revision: 41   My Question or Issue Spotify will not start, gives this err...
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Superuser Contribution Trouble reconnecting Shazam to Spotify

I've had Shazam connected to my spotify for years but it stopped working a while back and nothing new is in the Spotify playlist since September. I reconnected it but no new songs were going in. So I disconnected it, renamed the playlist - connected ...

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  • I've had Shazam connected to my spotify for years but it stopped working a while back and nothing new is in the Spotify playlist since September. I reconnected it but no new songs were going in. So I...
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Spotify client kills the volume settings on Ubuntu 18.04

Hi, I run Ubuntu 18.04 and I have just installed the Spotify client for Linux.However, after running the client I am not able to change system volume level until restart of computer. And the volume level stucks at the value set before running the cli...

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  • Hi, I run Ubuntu 18.04 and I have just installed the Spotify client for Linux. However, after running the client I am not able to change system volume level until restart of computer. And the volu...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Position from DBus

I posted this in the main forums earlier and have since found many other examples of people asking for this feature. I wanted to put it here to add my voice, just in case the developers actually read these. Would it be possible for the devs to implem...

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  • I posted this in the main forums earlier and have since found many other examples of people asking for this feature. I wanted to put it here to add my voice, just in case the developers actually read...
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