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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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Where is the offline menu in Spotify Linux

With Spotify desktop on Windows there is a menu File | Offline Mode.Where is this offline menu with Spotify desktop on Linux (Ubuntu 22.04)?

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  • With Spotify desktop on Windows there is a menu File | Offline Mode. Where is this offline menu with Spotify desktop on Linux (Ubuntu 22.04)?
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On screen ads cannot be dismissed bug

Whenever an ad is shown on screen the x presented to remove the ad cannot be usedPlanFree/PremiumCountry DeviceRyzen 5900x Operating SystemFedora 37 My Question or Issue

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  • Whenever an ad is shown on screen the x presented to remove the ad cannot be used Plan Free/Premium Country   Device Ryzen 5900x  Operating System Fedora 37   My Question or ...
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High CPU usage on desktop client

PlanFreeCountryPolandDeviceSkylake Desktop with iGPUOperating SystemFedora Linux with KDE My Question or IssueI am evaluating Spotify Premium to be installed on multiple Linux desktops.The issue I am facing is quite high CPU usage due to animated bar...

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  • Plan Free Country Poland Device Skylake Desktop with iGPU Operating System Fedora Linux with KDE   My Question or Issue I am evaluating Spotify Premium to be installed on multiple Linu...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution [Manjaro] Can’t launch the app, missing key to verify signature

PlanPremiumCountryFranceDevicePCOperating SystemLinux Manjaro-latest My Question or IssueI can’t launch the Spotify-launcher, when doing it in the terminal, I get the following error: [2023-01-18T09:34:17Z INFO spotify_launcher::config] Loading confi...

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  • Plan Premium Country France Device PC Operating System Linux Manjaro-latest   My Question or Issue I can’t launch the Spotify-launcher, when doing it in the terminal, I get the followi...
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Superuser Contribution mouse scroll wheel speed is rather slow

hello, i'm using the default spotify client on a macbook pro 11,3 running archlinux in a i3 desktop wm environment. from what i can tell the application appears to be an electron based application. and everything seems to work as it should from my ba...

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  • hello, i'm using the default spotify client on a macbook pro 11,3 running archlinux in a i3 desktop wm environment. from what i can tell the application appears to be an electron based application. a...
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Solved!! Black Spotify window on Ubuntu 20.04

Your device and operating system: Ubuntu 20.04.4 LTS. Asus ZenBook UX534FTC (with Nvidia 1650 Max-Q and Nvidia drivers).Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): PremiumThe app version of Spotify you’re using: 1.1.84.716.gc5f8b819 (snap)Brief...

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  • Your device and operating system: Ubuntu 20.04.4 LTS. Asus ZenBook UX534FTC (with Nvidia 1650 Max-Q and Nvidia drivers). Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): Premium The app version ...
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Opening a spotify link opens another window

PremiumUS Operating SystemArch Linux - KDE Plasma 5.26Spotify Snap - 1.1.84.716.gc5f8b819 My Question or IssueWhen opening a shared link to a song or playlist. The desktop client will open another Spotify session instead of the currently open session...

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  • Premium US   Operating System Arch Linux - KDE Plasma 5.26 Spotify Snap - 1.1.84.716.gc5f8b819   My Question or Issue When opening a shared link to a song or playlist. The desktop...
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sudo apt-key add -- is deprecated, please update the Linux guide

When adding the keyfile usingcurl -sS https://download.spotify.com/debian/pubkey_0D811D58.gpg | sudo apt-key add - you get a message in the terminal that the command is deprecated (also known as not being used anymore) so therefore the Linux guide to...

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  • When adding the keyfile using curl -sS https://download.spotify.com/debian/pubkey_0D811D58.gpg | sudo apt-key add - you get a message in the terminal that the command is deprecated (also known as ...
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Spotify has lost header bar with close, minimise and resize buttons (ubuntu 22.04)

PlanPremiumCountryUK DeviceClevo laptop Operating SystemUbuntu 22.04 My Question or IssueAs of a week or so ago spotify opens without the header bar. See attached screen grab. This is irritating as I have to switch to and from spotify with alt-tab wh...

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  • Plan Premium Country UK  Device Clevo laptop Operating System Ubuntu 22.04   My Question or Issue As of a week or so ago spotify opens without the header bar.  See attache...
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Local flac files do not appear in my library on Linux

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceDesktop PC and LaptopOperating SystemLinux (KDE Neon, with Ubuntu 20.04 base)Spotify Version1:1.1.72.439.gc253025e (from the official Spotify public repository) My Question or IssueI recently discovered that Spotify has add...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Desktop PC and Laptop Operating System Linux (KDE Neon, with Ubuntu 20.04 base) Spotify Version 1:1.1.72.439.gc253025e (from the official Spotify public repos...
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Opening song share link results in "Something went wrong" which persists across reload and restart

Debian + Spotify 1.1.84.716.gc5f8b819Any share link I open results in chrome asking if I want to use xdg-open, which results in a new spotify window opening with the "Something went wrong; try reloading the page" dialog. Reloading doesn't helpThis pe...

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  • Debian + Spotify 1.1.84.716.gc5f8b819 Any share link I open results in chrome asking if I want to use xdg-open, which results in a new spotify window opening with the "Something went wrong; t...
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download app

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Dropdown menu not showing

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilDeviceUbuntu 21.04 64 bits (AMD® Ryzen 3 pro 2200g with radeon vega graphics × 4)Operating SystemUbuntu 21.04 64 bits (AMD® Ryzen 3 pro 2200g with radeon vega graphics × 4) My Question or IssueAfter updating the spotify app to...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brazil Device Ubuntu 21.04 64 bits (AMD® Ryzen 3 pro 2200g with radeon vega graphics × 4) Operating System Ubuntu 21.04 64 bits (AMD® Ryzen 3 pro 2200g with radeon vega gr...
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Spotify for raspberry pi.

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueHello, i bought a raspberry pi 4 and I'm planing on using it as an all in one media solution....

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue Hello, ...
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API Get Playlist returns incorrect public state

Problem 1:API Get Playlist contains a field 'public' which is always set to False.Test case:Endpoint https://api.spotify.com/v1/playlists/{playlist_id}HTTP Method: GETfields = "id,name,collaborative,public,description,owner.display_name,tracks.total"...

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  • Problem 1: API Get Playlist contains a field 'public' which is always set to False. Test case: Endpoint https://api.spotify.com/v1/playlists/{playlist_id} HTTP Method: GET fields = "id,name,c...
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Copy paste tracks does not work on Spotify desktop on Linux

With Spotify on Windows I can copy/paste tracks with CTRL+C/CTRL+V to/from clipboard in format https://open.spotify.com/track/, but this does not work on Spotify on Linux (Ubuntu 22.04).

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  • With Spotify on Windows I can copy/paste tracks with CTRL+C/CTRL+V to/from clipboard in format https://open.spotify.com/track/<ID>, but this does not work on Spotify on Linux (Ubuntu 22.04).
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not available

i have tried downloading spotify on my raspberry pi but terminal says this: error: snap ''spotify'' is not available on stable for this architecture (armhf) but does exist on other architectures (amd64). reply if you also had this proglem

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  • i have tried downloading spotify on my raspberry pi but terminal says this: error: snap ''spotify'' is not available on stable for this architecture (armhf) but does exist on other architectures (amd...
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Impossible to change language in Spoyify for Ubuntu 22.04

PlanPremiumCountryFranceDevicePCOperating SystemUbuntu 22.04 French My QuestionHello,I've just installed Spotify with Snap and it's impossible to change the only language, English, to french.Have you any ideas to fix this ?MerciS

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  •   Plan Premium Country France Device PC Operating System Ubuntu 22.04 French   My Question Hello, I've just installed Spotify with Snap and it's impossible to change the only ...
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Reorganizar playlists de forma aleatoria (Herramienta)

Hola gente,Aquí les traigo una herramienta que les servirá a aquellos que buscan una manera fácil de barajar o reorganizar las canciones de sus listas sin tener que usar los filtros, y sin tener que utilizar la función "aleatorio". Es una herramienta...

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  • Hola gente, Aquí les traigo una herramienta que les servirá a aquellos que buscan una manera fácil de barajar o reorganizar las canciones de sus listas sin tener que usar los filtros, y sin tener qu...
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Cannot play any file (everything is greyed out)

CountryGermany Your device and operating system:Dell Precision 5750 / Arch Linux / SwaywmType of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium):PremiumThe app version of Spotify you’re using:Spotify version 1.1.55.498.gf9a83c60Spotify version 1.1.56.595.g2...

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  • Country Germany   Your device and operating system: Dell Precision 5750 / Arch Linux / Swaywm Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): Premium The app version of Spotify you’re ...
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