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New "Now Playing View" sidebar

Spotify is introducing a new "Now Playing View" sidebar in the desktop app and Web Player to go along with the recently released "Your Library" sidebar. The Now Playing View in the right sidebar shows the album art and info of the current song or pod...

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New Your Library sidebar

Spotify is introducing a new Your Library sidebar in the desktop app and Web Player. The new Your Library sidebar is rolling out to all desktop users now, so you will be seeing it soon if you haven't already. The new Your Library sidebar improves nav...

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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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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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Superuser Contribution I can't se some friends activity but they see mine

Hi. I'm trying to configure spotify on linux to see my friends activity but i can se only one friend as showed at image.I've already verified that my friend's config is able do share activity.I've already tried to do everything that community offer a...

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  • Hi. I'm trying to configure spotify on linux to see my friends activity but i can se only one friend as showed at image. I've already verified that my friend's config is able do share activity. I'v...
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Can't access my Settings page on Spotify Linux Desktop

I am running Ubuntu 18.04 and I have installed the Spotify Client. I can't access the Settings page on the Desktop though. I click on the Username -> Setting button but nothing happens at all. I can't manage the settings of my desktop client anymore....

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  • I am running Ubuntu 18.04 and I have installed the Spotify Client. I can't access the Settings page on the Desktop though. I click on the Username -> Setting button but nothing happens at all. I c...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify refuse to play local files

PlanPremiumOperating SystemManjaro Linux Hi,I don't why Spotify cant play imported songs to local libary. Files are 320 mp3. When I try yo play them I get error somthing like that "Spotify can't play it now. If you have this file on your computer , y...

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  • Plan Premium Operating System Manjaro Linux   Hi, I don't why Spotify cant play imported songs to local libary. Files are 320 mp3. When I try yo play them I get error somthing like that "S...
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Questions about installing the spotify client on Debian

PlanPremiumCountryUnited Kingdom DeviceLaptop HP PavilionOperating SystemDescription: Debian GNU/Linux 10 (buster). Release: 10 My Question or IssueThe instructions for installing Spotify on Linux, that can be found here: https://www.spotify.com/is/d...

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  • Plan Premium Country United Kingdom   Device Laptop HP Pavilion Operating System Description: Debian GNU/Linux 10 (buster).  Release: 10   My Question or Issue The instructi...
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Can't install on Fedora 27

Hello, I have some problems at installing Spotify using the commands on the terminal.As the guide says, I try to enter the sudo command (step #1)sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 --recv-keys 0DF731E45CE24F27EEEB1450EFDC861034...

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  • Hello, I have some problems at installing Spotify using the commands on the terminal. As the guide says, I try to enter the sudo command (step #1) sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubunt...
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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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Superuser Contribution Sptify app sounds low quality compared to Web Player

PlanPremium DeviceLaptopOperating SystemLinux: POP-OS My Question or IssueIs there anyone who also notices a difference in Spotify Desktop app and Spotify web player. Web player sounds much better and improved bass. Just switch between the two simult...

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  • Plan Premium   Device Laptop Operating System Linux: POP-OS   My Question or Issue Is there anyone who also notices a difference in Spotify Desktop app and Spotify web player. Web ...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify does not synchronize local files

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceAsus Chromebook C523 Operating SystemChrome OS I installed the desktop Linux application on this laptop and added local music files but they don't sync with the phone (xperia android). It works on another Windows laptop...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device Asus Chromebook C523  Operating System Chrome OS    I installed the desktop Linux application on this laptop and added local music files bu...
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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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Superuser Contribution Spotify is not working anymore.

PlanPremium Operating SystemManjaro My Question or IssueHi Spotify-community, my spotify is not working anymore. When I click on the Spotify-sign nothing happens. I tryed 'sudo snap refres', but all snaps up to date. Manjaro-Linux is running on my ma...

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  • Plan Premium   Operating System Manjaro   My Question or Issue Hi Spotify-community,   my spotify is not working anymore. When I click on the Spotify-sign nothing happens. I t...
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Spotify stops publishing artists and song titles to Dbus

PlanPremiumDeviceThinkPad T480Operating SystemUbuntu 19.04 The Linux Spotify client has a bad habit of suddenly not publishing the artist and song title to Dbus sometimes. I have tried deleting caches and restarting Spotify a bunch, nothing helps. A ...

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  • Plan Premium Device ThinkPad T480 Operating System Ubuntu 19.04   The Linux Spotify client has a bad habit of suddenly not publishing the artist and song title to Dbus sometimes. I have t...
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Spotify snap outdated

PlanPremiumCountryItalyOperating System(Linux Ubuntu 19.10 with gnome 3.34) The snap package is severely outdated (even the edge snap file which is stuck to 1.1.12). It's been 6 months since the last update and I do think many bugs have to be sorted ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Italy Operating System (Linux Ubuntu 19.10 with gnome 3.34)   The snap package is severely outdated (even the edge snap file which is stuck to 1.1.12). It's been 6 mo...
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Solved!! Could not log in with Linux Client

Spotify plan: PremiumEnvironment - Laptop computer - Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTSStarting this week ( ISO Standard ww20 of 2020 ), the Desktop Spotify client has logged me out. I could not log in back again, either by re-installing the client with the Ubuntu's...

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  • Spotify plan: Premium Environment - Laptop computer -  Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS Starting this week ( ISO Standard ww20 of 2020 ), the Desktop Spotify client has logged me out.  I could not lo...
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Spotify 0.9.4 for 32-bit Linux?

Hello. Trying to install Spotify for my old machine, it appears that the last version which supports 32-bit is Spotify 0.9.4. I don't mind using an old version if it works; however, I've added the repositories suggested and attempted to install the c...

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  • Hello.   Trying to install Spotify for my old machine, it appears that the last version which supports 32-bit is Spotify 0.9.4. I don't mind using an old version if it works; however, I've add...
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"Spotify can't play this right now. If you have the file on your computer you can import it"

PlanPremiumCountryIndiaDeviceLenovo laptopOperating SystemPop_OS 19.10 My Question or IssueThe Spotify application, downloaded via snap, repeatedly skips songs when I try to start playlist. When trying to play an individual track, it gives the error ...

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  • Plan Premium Country India Device Lenovo laptop Operating System Pop_OS 19.10   My Question or Issue The Spotify application, downloaded via snap, repeatedly skips songs when I try to ...
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Solved!! "Cannot open display" on openSUSE

Your device and operating system: ThinkPad P52, openSUSE Leap 15.1Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): PremiumThe app version of Spotify you’re using: 1.1.10.546.ge08ef575-19 from Snapcraft I'm installing Spotify on my openSUSE system fo...

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  • Your device and operating system: ThinkPad P52, openSUSE Leap 15.1 Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): Premium The app version of Spotify you’re using: 1.1.10.546.ge08ef575-19 from ...
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Solved!! local files not playing on linux by they play on my phone

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicePCOperating SystemManjaro Linux My Question or Issuelocal files do not play on the Spotify desktop app I get an error message saying it can't play it right now if I have the file on my computer I can import it. it plays fin...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device PC Operating System Manjaro Linux   My Question or Issue local files do not play on the Spotify desktop app I get an error message saying it can't play ...
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Spotify Snap randomly stopped working

Been running the latest snap on Manjaro and it just randomly stopped working. Seems like other people are encotuning the same issue, see this thread here:https://forum.manjaro.org/t/spotify-suddenly-not-working/125237 Tried everything already, nothin...

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  • Been running the latest snap on Manjaro and it just randomly stopped working. Seems like other people are encotuning the same issue, see this thread here: https://forum.manjaro.org/t/spotify-sudde...
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Superuser Contribution STREAM / DOWNLOAD Young Nudy - Anyways for free zip, mp3, itunes

This post was removed for violating the Community Terms and Conditions, specifically "Avoid promoting unauthorized links to music on channels other than Spotify". For more information please read here: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Music-Chat/Must...

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  • This post was removed for violating the Community Terms and Conditions, specifically "Avoid promoting unauthorized links to music on channels other than Spotify". For more information please read her...
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