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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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se cierra sola la app linux

Plan premiumFree/PremiumCountryargentinaDevice (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) computadoraOperating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) linux debian My Question or Issuela app se cierra sola nada mas entro a ella

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BUG: Recommended songs won't play

Plan: PremiumCountry: USADevice: PCOperating System: Manjaro LinuxMy Question or Issue Most recommended songs won't play. A few will work, but the majority do not play. If I start the first one playing with shuffle turned off, it works down the list....

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  • Plan: Premium Country: USA Device: PC Operating System: Manjaro Linux My Question or Issue   Most recommended songs won't play. A few will work, but the majority do not play. If I st...
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Re: My music stops playing every 30 seconds

Having the same issue on my Linux Desktop installation (Premium Duo Plan).No issues on Android smartphones so far. Sometimes app restart helps, sometimes doesn't. Sometimes a particular track is not played at all, just the timeline shows progress but...

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  • Having the same issue on my Linux Desktop installation (Premium Duo Plan). No issues on Android smartphones so far. Sometimes app restart helps, sometimes doesn't.  Sometimes a particular trac...
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Cannot change music quality on Ubuntu 22

PlanPremiumCountry Operating SystemUbuntu 22 My Question or Issue The dropdown menu on Settings for Audio Quality is not working. It's just stuck with Automatic (Streaming quality) and High (Download).

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  •   Plan Premium Country   Operating System Ubuntu 22   My Question or Issue   The dropdown menu on Settings for Audio Quality is not working. It's just stuck with Automat...
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Dropdown menus in setting page does not work with mouse, only keyboard

DeviceLaptop Dell XPS 9520Operating SystemUbuntu 22.04 with Xorg (not Wayland)My Question or IssueDropdown menus in setting page does not work with mouse, only keyboard. For example the dropdown for language does not work when clicking on it. You can...

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  •   Device Laptop Dell XPS 9520 Operating System Ubuntu 22.04 with Xorg (not Wayland) My Question or Issue Dropdown menus in setting page does not work with mouse, only keyboard. For example...
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No internet connection detected (eror code:4) - Ubuntu 20.04

Plan Premium Operating System Ubuntu 20.04 My Question or IssueI have update to version 1:1.1.42.622.gbd112320-3 yesterday and since then spotify tells me there is no internet connection (although the PC has access to internet).I have tried clear the...

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  • Plan Premium   Operating System Ubuntu 20.04   My Question or Issue I have update to version 1:1.1.42.622.gbd112320-3 yesterday and since then spotify tells me there is ...
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love so much

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Superuser Contribution Offline Song Storage doesn't correspond with the one set on App

Operating SystemLinux Mint 19.1 Tessa / Windows 10 (dual boot) My Question or IssueHi! I'm trying to change the directory of the offline downloaded songs to a hard drive partition since my linux is installed on a 240gb SSD and i have almost 40gb ofsp...

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  • Operating System Linux Mint 19.1 Tessa / Windows 10 (dual boot)   My Question or Issue Hi!   I'm trying to change the directory of the offline downloaded songs to a hard drive partiti...
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Solved!! Spotify plays without sound, in Ubuntu

PlanPremiumDeviceDell Latitude LaptopOperating SystemUbuntu 18.04 My Question or IssueSpotify opens OK and when I click play, the play bar moves as if it is playing but there is no sound. Other system sounds are there, Youtube and VLC player work wel...

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  • Plan Premium Device Dell Latitude Laptop Operating System Ubuntu 18.04   My Question or Issue Spotify opens OK and when I click play, the play bar moves as if it is playing but there is ...
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not working on newest Debian

PlanPremiumCountryNLDevicePC (i386)Operating SystemDebian GNU/Linux 11 (bullseye) My Question or Issuecannot install on Debian micha@tuin:~$ sudo apt install spotify-clientReading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree... DoneReading state inf...

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  • Plan Premium Country NL Device PC (i386) Operating System Debian GNU/Linux 11 (bullseye)   My Question or Issue cannot install on Debian      micha@tuin:~$ sudo apt i...
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spotify will not install either by the sudo command or even going through there snap store comes up

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Music doesnt stop when Bluetooth Device discconected

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DeviceThinkpad T460sOperating SystemUbuntu 22.04 My Question or IssueWhen I listen to music and my headphones disconnect the music doesn't stop and start playing from the Laptop speakers.

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany   Device Thinkpad T460s Operating System Ubuntu 22.04   My Question or Issue When I listen to music and my headphones disconnect the music doesn't st...
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Doesnt show what a song play now in minimize window

Plan PremiumCountry UkraineOperating System Linux Mint 19.3 MATE After update client version Spotify to 1:1.1.67.586.gbb5ef64e, i cant see what a song playing in minimize window. Clear cache and config - doesnt solve.

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  • Plan Premium Country Ukraine Operating System Linux Mint 19.3 MATE   After update client version Spotify to 1:1.1.67.586.gbb5ef64e, i cant see what a song playing in minimize window. Clear...
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Sound always stuttering/glitching

PlanPremiumCountryUkraineDeviceThinkPad E595Operating SystemArchLinux (Gnome Wayland) My Question or Issue When i click "play" button it sounds like spotify enters infinite loop of play/pause until i click "stop", ui is ok, only sound is broken, it's...

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  • Plan Premium Country Ukraine Device ThinkPad E595 Operating System ArchLinux (Gnome Wayland)   My Question or Issue   When i click "play" button it sounds like spotify enters inf...
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Spotify icon not visible in the task bar on linux xfce desktop

PlanFreeCountryUSADeviceDell Inspiron LaptopOperating SystemPop-OS XFCE My Question or IssueThe app does not show an icon in the taskbar but instead shows a generic window icon. If the app is left open for long, the icon eventually shows up but then ...

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  • Plan Free Country USA Device Dell Inspiron Laptop Operating System Pop-OS XFCE   My Question or Issue The app does not show an icon in the taskbar but instead shows a generic window ic...
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Spotify --uri=%U opens new instance instead of opening URI in running instance

PlanPremiumCountryHungaryDeviceAsus ROG G14Operating SystemArch Linux 5.18.16-arch1-g14-2 My Question or Issue`spotify --uri=%U` opens the song in a new instance instead of the currently running instance. It also causes the new instance to hang. Spot...

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  • Plan Premium Country Hungary Device Asus ROG G14 Operating System Arch Linux 5.18.16-arch1-g14-2   My Question or Issue `spotify --uri=%U` opens the song in a new instance instead...
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Spotify is removing my playlist name

Update: After posting this message here, Spotify sent me a notification. The problem was solved. Thank you! PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceRazer Blade 15, iPhone 6sOperating SystemUbuntu 18.04, iOSMy Question or IssueI have a Flashback playlist...

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  • Update: After posting this message here, Spotify sent me a notification. The problem was solved. Thank you!   Plan Premium Country United States Device Razer Blade 15, iPhone 6s Operatin...
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Wrong rendering in artist font

PlanPremiumCountryESDeviceLG GRAMOperating SystemArch Linux My Question or IssueI'm using the web player on a fresh install of Arch Linux + Google Chrome, and I'm facing a strange issue. It seems like the font used to display the song artist renders ...

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  • Plan Premium Country ES Device LG GRAM Operating System Arch Linux   My Question or Issue I'm using the web player on a fresh install of Arch Linux + Google Chrome, and I'm facing...
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Solved!! Getting error GPU process isn't usable

PlanFreeCountryIndiaDeviceSamsung LaptopOperating SystemUbuntu 20.04 My Question or IssueI have notices that I am able to use spotify only once per user session and when I close it once, it just won't start again without a full l restart. Running it ...

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  • Plan Free Country India Device Samsung Laptop Operating System Ubuntu 20.04   My Question or Issue I have notices that I am able to use spotify only once per user session and when I cl...
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