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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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Discover Weekly broken overnight

I use Discover Weekly every week, and it's been fantastic for 1-2 years. I've explicitly liked ~200 songs, and Discover Weekly seemed consistent with those songs. One day, my 7-year-old daughter was singing along with a Disney song, and accidentally ...

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  •  I use Discover Weekly every week, and it's been fantastic for 1-2 years.  I've explicitly liked ~200 songs, and Discover Weekly seemed consistent with those songs.   One day, my 7-y...
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Solved!! Unable to log in with Facebook in Fedora 28: Firewall may be blocking

Plan: FreeCountry: BrazilDevice: Inspiron 14R 5437OS: Fedora 28Issue: When I click in the button to log with Facebook I get the message: "A firewall may be blocking Spotify. Please update your firewall to allow Spotify. Additionally you could try cha...

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  • Plan: Free Country: Brazil Device: Inspiron 14R 5437 OS: Fedora 28 Issue: When I click in the button to log with Facebook I get the message: "A firewall may be blocking Spotify. Please update you...
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Downloaded songs and podcasts keep stopping after 10 minutes

Hi, for the last few weeks everytime i listen to songs and podcasts that have been downloaded the tracks keep stopping after 10 minutes. This is really frustrating whilst going out jogging as i am training for a race in 2-weeks time and this is a maj...

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  • Hi, for the last few weeks everytime i listen to songs and podcasts that have been downloaded the tracks keep stopping after 10 minutes.  This is really frustrating whilst going out jogging as i...
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Won't connect through facebook

I'm running Linux Mint on an Acer. I downloaded spotify via Snap. The program downloaded fine, but when I tried to sign in using my Facebook account, it said my Spotify was out of date and I needed to install the updates. I was unable to update it fr...

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  • I'm running Linux Mint on an Acer. I downloaded spotify via Snap. The program downloaded fine, but when I tried to sign in using my Facebook account, it said my Spotify was out of date and I needed t...
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Fedora 28: Offline behind Proxy

Hi,I've updated my spotify client on Fedora 28 and now I've got connection issues. I'm behind a proxy and usually it works fine after entering the proxy.But after the update I got 'No internet conection detected(...)' . I tried to set it on 'Auto Det...

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  • Hi, I've updated my spotify client on Fedora 28 and now I've got connection issues. I'm behind a proxy and usually it works fine after entering the proxy. But after the update I got 'No internet co...
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Playlists won't completely load on a Chromebook

PlanFree/PremiumCountry USDeviceDell Chromebook 11Operating SystemChrome OS My Question or Issue Hello there!I'm a forum helper on Chromebook Central (which is kind of why I'm using a Chromebook), and I frequently listen to Spotify. However, just rec...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country  US Device Dell Chromebook 11 Operating System Chrome OS  My Question or Issue  Hello there! I'm a forum helper on Chromebook Central (which is kind...
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Error On Linux Mint Cinnamon 19

PlanFree/PremiumCountryTurkey Device(MS-1632 AMD Turion(tm) 64 x2 Mobile Technology TL-64 * 2)Operating System(Linux Mint Cinnamon 19) My Question or Issue I have a error when i want to update my applications . It says : Err:10 http://repository.spot...

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[Linux] [Desktop] Emoji support

PlanPremiumOperating SystemUbuntu 18.04 My Question or IssueI know this is kinda silly and understandably not a huge priority on the Spotify team, but my playlists look kinda bland with white squares instead of colorful emojis, so if you could integr...

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  • Plan Premium Operating System Ubuntu 18.04   My Question or Issue I know this is kinda silly and understandably not a huge priority on the Spotify team, but my playlists look kinda bland w...
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Friend activity issue

PlanPremiumCountrySpainOperating SystemUbuntu 16.10My Question or Issue Hi, my friends haven't been able to see my activity for the last two weeks aprox.This is only happening from the Linux client, since they can see my activity when I use the andro...

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  • Plan Premium Country Spain Operating System Ubuntu 16.10 My Question or Issue  Hi, my friends haven't been able to see my activity for the last two weeks aprox. This is only happeni...
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Link and Terminal code not working

PlanFree/PremiumCountry USADeviceUbuntuOperating System18.04 My Question or Issue I clicked on the link to install Spotify on my laptop, but it didn't work. Nothing happened when I approved of the download so I tried installing it through terminal an...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country  USA Device Ubuntu Operating System 18.04   My Question or Issue  I clicked on the link to install Spotify on my laptop, but it didn't work. No...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Segfault with the new update

Your device and operating system: GentooType of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): PremiumThe app version of Spotify you’re using: 1.0.88-r1Brief description of the issue: Spotify segfaults when I try to play anythingSteps to reproduce the iss...

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  • Your device and operating system: Gentoo Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): Premium The app version of Spotify you’re using: 1.0.88-r1 Brief description of the issue: Spotify segfau...
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Superuser Contribution Can't drag whole albums to playlist

PlanPremiumCountry USADeviceLinux PCOperating SystemManjaro Testing (Kernel 4.18.4) My Question or Issue Whole albums cannot be dragged to playlists from Albums view. You have to go into the album and drag the songs instead. I'm not sure if this beha...

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  • Plan Premium Country  USA Device Linux PC Operating System Manjaro Testing (Kernel 4.18.4)   My Question or Issue  Whole albums cannot be dragged to playlists from Albums vie...
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How do I start Spotify minimized in Ubuntu (Mint 19)?

Plan PremiumCountry USADevice Linux PCOperating System Mint 19 My Question or IssueI had spotify set to start minimized in Mint 18 but after the upgrade to 19 it shows up right in the middle of my media player program. The system is a keyboardless me...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Linux PC Operating System Mint 19   My Question or Issue I had spotify set to start minimized in Mint 18 but after the upgrade to 19 it shows up right in th...
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No top lists on the latest Linux Spotify.

I have just got spotify 1.0.80.474.gef6b503e-7 (that is what it said) from the ubuntu software centre. The main disadvantage i see to this is there are no top lists. I found it really helpful that it put my top 20 most listened to tracks in order. An...

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  • I have just got spotify 1.0.80.474.gef6b503e-7 (that is what it said) from the ubuntu software centre. The main disadvantage i see to this is there are no top lists. I found it really helpful that it...
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Desktop app lowers volume automatically when other apps play audio

PlanPremium Operating SystemLinux Debian PulseaudioMy Question or IssueLike the title says, the audio gets dropped by about 70% any time their is a sound in another app. This lasts for a few seconds. Very irritating. A problem with Spotify specifical...

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  •   Plan Premium   Operating System Linux Debian  Pulseaudio My Question or Issue Like the title says, the audio gets dropped by about 70% any time their is a sound in anothe...
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Superuser Contribution High disk activity freezes computer

I'm running Spotify 1.0.80.480.g51b03ac3 on a HP EliteBook 2560P laptop with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 64 bits. When running Spotify my laptop frequently hangs with high disk activity. SPotify keeps playing the current track, but I cannot start a new track un...

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  • I'm running Spotify 1.0.80.480.g51b03ac3 on a HP EliteBook 2560P laptop with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS 64 bits. When running Spotify my laptop frequently hangs with high disk activity. SPotify keeps playing t...
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Application scaling on Linux

I love that you guys are building and supporting the Spotify Linux app. I'm using Ubuntu with Gnome and a laptop with a 4K display. The support for 4K/HiDPI screens is getting better and better on Linux. Now a some apps even rescale automatically whe...

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  • I love that you guys are building and supporting the Spotify Linux app. I'm using Ubuntu with Gnome and a laptop with a 4K display. The support for 4K/HiDPI screens is getting better and better on Li...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Connect to Bose Soundtouch 30 not working

PlanPremiumCountryIreland DeviceSamsung Galaxy 6, Asus ROGOperating SystemAndroid Oreo, Ubuntu 18.04 My Question or IssueSince a couple of days Spotify Connect on wifi can't play on my Bose Soundtouch 30. I can see the speakers on the list of availab...

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  • Plan Premium Country Ireland   Device Samsung Galaxy 6, Asus ROG Operating System Android Oreo, Ubuntu 18.04   My Question or Issue Since a couple of days Spotify Connect on...
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Superuser Contribution Fedora: Can't add local files source.

PlanPremiumCountry Germany (currently)DeviceDELL Latitude E6230Operating SystemFedora 28 (Linux) My Question or IssueOn my laptop with Fedora 28, the "add source" button in Spotify does not work. (I can press it, but it won't do anything). I am aware...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Germany (currently) Device DELL Latitude E6230 Operating System Fedora 28 (Linux)   My Question or Issue On my laptop with Fedora 28, the "add source" button...
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Superuser Contribution Offline error code 4

I am Premium user, currently in Israel using Spotify desktop on Ubuntu 18.04. I was reading similar issues.First of all I tried to do the Advanced Settings proxy tweak between auto detect and http. Did not work.Then I tried to delete the cache direct...

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  • I am Premium user, currently in Israel using Spotify desktop on Ubuntu 18.04. I was reading similar issues. First of all I tried to do the Advanced Settings proxy tweak between auto detect and http....
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