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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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Spotify app on Emmabuntu

Hello,I am a new user to Spotify and Linux. Could anyone help my with the installation procedure of the Spotify Premium app on an Emmabuntu distribution?It can't get it to work when I follow the instructions here :https://www.spotify.com/be-fr/downlo...

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  • Hello, I am a new user to Spotify and Linux. Could anyone help my with the installation procedure of the Spotify Premium app on an Emmabuntu distribution? It can't get it to work when I follow the ...
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Apostrophes Cause Issues with Imported Song Album Art

PlanPremium Spotify Version1.1.10.546.ge08ef575 Operating SystemArch Linux Problem:If imported songs have filenames that include one or more apostrophes, album art will not be displayed when the song is selected/playing. Instead, it will display the ...

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  • Plan Premium   Spotify Version 1.1.10.546.ge08ef575   Operating System Arch Linux   Problem: If imported songs have filenames that include one or more apostrophes, album art ...
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Sound streams are not deallocated when switching device with connect.

PlanPremiumSpotify Build1.1.10.546.ge08ef575CountrySwedenDevicePC - AMD FX(tm)-8350 Eight-Core Processor, 32G RAMOperating SystemLinux 5.3.8-arch1-1 #1 SMP PREEMPT @1572357769 x86_64 GNU/Linux My Question or IssueSpotify fails to properly clean up so...

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  • Plan Premium Spotify Build 1.1.10.546.ge08ef575 Country Sweden Device PC -  AMD FX(tm)-8350 Eight-Core Processor, 32G RAM Operating System Linux  5.3.8-arch1-1 #1 SMP PREEMPT @157...
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Solved!! Unable to play any song on Spotify Desktop for Ubuntu

Good evening everyone, I can not seem to play any song at all on Spotify Desktop on my personal computer. It works a charm on my work computer (Ubuntu as well), as well as under windows and on the app but it simply won't work on this computer and I c...

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  • Good evening everyone,   I can not seem to play any song at all on Spotify Desktop on my personal computer. It works a charm on my work computer (Ubuntu as well), as well as under windows an...
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Playlist Description

Anyone know how I can put a link in the description of a playlist? 

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  • Anyone know how I can put a link in the description of a playlist?  
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Linux client text and mouse pointer in HiDPI display

PlanPremium Operating SystemLinux (Ubuntu Snap) My Question or IssueIn a hidpi screen text is tiny. I know one can zoom it using Ctrl-+ but still the mouse pointer will remain barely visible after that.

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  • Plan Premium   Operating System Linux (Ubuntu Snap)   My Question or Issue In a hidpi screen text is tiny. I know one can zoom it using Ctrl-+ but still the mouse pointer will remain...
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Ubuntu 19.04 deb package segfault

Plan PremiumCountry USDevice LaptopOperating System Ubuntu 19.04 My Question or IssueSpotify is crashing with the latest update (1.1.5); rolling back to 1.0.98 solved the issue.The issue seems to be with curl and gnutls, though I don't want to post l...

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  •   Plan Premium Country US Device Laptop Operating System Ubuntu 19.04   My Question or Issue Spotify is crashing with the latest update (1.1.5); rolling back to 1...
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Solved!! [Linux] [Debian] Spotify Client 1.0.15: No music hearable

Hi, after upgrading from 1.0.14.124.g4dfabc5 [1] to 1.0.15.137.gbdf68615 [2] all seems fine, except a major problem, I don't hear a darn thing My songs are playing, but I can't hear the music. After downgrading to 1.0.14.124.g4dfabc5 I hear the music...

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  • Hi,   after upgrading from 1.0.14.124.g4dfabc5 [1] to 1.0.15.137.gbdf68615 [2] all seems fine, except a major problem, I don't hear a darn thing 😉 My songs are playing, but I can't hear th...
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Cursor issues on snap client

I'm running Solus (Budgie DE) with DPI scaling set to 2.0. My cursor theme is breeze-cursor. In the Spotify snap client, when I move my mouse into to the application window, the cursor theme is different than the system one, and the scaling is wrong....

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  • I'm running Solus (Budgie DE) with DPI scaling set to 2.0. My cursor theme is breeze-cursor.   In the Spotify snap client, when I move my mouse into to the application window, the cursor theme...
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On Lubuntu (Ubuntu) 18.04.3 (i386) Spotify not installable - libcurl3 is missing, libcurl4 not suppo

PlanPremium FamilyCountryGermanyDeviceIntel i3 LaptopOperating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueE7219:~$ sudo apt install spotify-clientPaketlisten werden gelesen... FertigAbhängigkeitsbaum wird aufgebaut.Statusinform...

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  • Plan Premium Family Country Germany Device Intel i3 Laptop Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue E7219:~$ sudo apt install spotify-client...
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Spotify opens too many connections to PulseAudio (Linux)

PlanPremium Operating SystemLinux My Question or IssueThe behavior is similar to the one described in https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Linux/Spotify-opens-too-many-connections-to-PulseAudio-Linux/m-p/1428508 Spotify opens several client conne...

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  • Plan Premium   Operating System Linux   My Question or Issue The behavior is similar to the one described in https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Linux/Spotify-opens-too-many-con...
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Superuser Contribution Finicky Scrollbar

PlanFreeCountryUnited States of AmericaDeviceSystem76 Galago Pro (galp4)Operating SystemPop!_os My Question or IssueSee planted gif, very prevalent. Pop!_os did make minor changes to comply to the upcoming Gnome theming changes. Thank you

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  • Plan Free Country United States of America Device System76 Galago Pro (galp4) Operating System Pop!_os   My Question or Issue See planted gif, very prevalent. Pop!_os did make minor ch...
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Solved!! Spotify install not working due to TLS shenaningans (snap, flatpak, AUR) (Manjaro)

Operating SystemManjaro My Question or IssueIt seems the download of https://repository-origin.spotify.com/pool/non-free/s/spotify-client/spotify-client_1.1.10.546.ge08ef575-19_amd64.deb isn't working properly r/n (at least on my system). I tried ins...

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  • Operating System Manjaro   My Question or Issue It seems the download of https://repository-origin.spotify.com/pool/non-free/s/spotify-client/spotify-client_1.1.10.546.ge08ef575-19_amd6...
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Solved!! Green messy glitch on the app

PlanPremiumCountry DeviceDesktopOperating SystemUbuntuGNU/LINUX My Question or IssueOn the Linux desktop app there's green graphical glitch messing everything up. It only shows after I switch from a different program window and it disappears when I s...

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  •   Plan Premium Country   Device Desktop Operating System Ubuntu GNU/LINUX   My Question or Issue On the Linux desktop app there's green graphical glitch messing everything ...
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Force re-download of offline tracks

Is there a way to force Spotify to download an offline track again? I had a network "burp" during a previous download, and now the song is corrupted. I use Spotify 0.9.4.183.g644e24e0 on Ubuntu 12.04 (kept up-to-date) with a premium subscription, and...

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  • Is there a way to force Spotify to download an offline track again? I had a network "burp" during a previous download, and now the song is corrupted. I use Spotify 0.9.4.183.g644e24e0 on Ubuntu 12....
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[arm64] Pinebook pro manjaro arm and spotify

PlanPremiumCountrySpainDevicePinebook proOperating SystemManjaro ARM64 My Question or IssueI'm triying to use spotify on my pinebook pro using manjaro arm64.I can't find any binary for arm64, only for amd64. So, I'm trying to use spotify via web.I ca...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Spain Device Pinebook pro Operating System Manjaro ARM64   My Question or Issue I'm triying to use spotify on my pinebook pro using manjaro arm64. I can't...
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Superuser Contribution why does spotify linux depends on cups?

Why does the spotify linux client depend on cups?Is it possible for the devs to make it an option at some point?

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  • Why does the spotify linux client depend on cups? Is it possible for the devs to make it an option at some point?
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Solved!! Ubuntu 18.04 login with facebook - a firewall may be blocking spotify

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceDesktopOperating SystemUbuntu 18.04 (Elementary OS) My Question or IssueI've installed the most recent spotify client (tried through snap first and apt second). After clicking "Log in with Facebook", it does nothi...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Desktop Operating System Ubuntu 18.04 (Elementary OS)   My Question or Issue I've installed the most recent spotify client (tried through snap...
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Client stops working after playing ads

PlanFreeCountryNorway DeviceGeneric PCOperating SystemUbuntu Linux (Ubuntu Studio) My Question or IssueInitially the Spotify desktop client works fine, but after playing the first ads it never returns to normal playing mode. Any attempt to start play...

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  •   Plan Free Country Norway   Device Generic PC Operating System Ubuntu Linux (Ubuntu Studio)   My Question or Issue Initially the Spotify desktop client works fine, but aft...
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Bug: Liked Songs From Linux Client are not synced

PlanPremiumCountryTurkeyDevicePC, Samsung S7 EdgeOperating SystemUbuntu, Android My Question or IssueWhen I liked a song in the linux client, you can not see that songs in the Liked Songs list in the other clients. (I can not see them in the android)...

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  • Plan Premium Country Turkey Device PC, Samsung S7 Edge Operating System Ubuntu, Android   My Question or Issue When I liked a song in the linux client, you can not see that songs in th...
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