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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 Problem installing Spotify on Linux Kali

Does anyone know how to fix this and get Spotify installed? All help is very appreciated!Below is the installation proccess with the result of each command given.

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  • Does anyone know how to fix this and get Spotify installed? All help is very appreciated! Below is the installation proccess with the result of each command given.
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Client broken on Debian Stretch

Tried suggestions mentioned in https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Linux/Troubleshooting-Linux-Spotify/td-p/1192307 === START OF TEMPLATE ===Your device and operating system: Distributor ID: DebianDescription: Debian GNU/Linux 9.4 (stretch)Relea...

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  • Tried suggestions mentioned in https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Linux/Troubleshooting-Linux-Spotify/td-p/1192307   === START OF TEMPLATE === Your device and operating system: Distri...
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Superuser Contribution Issues with latest snap build (candidate)

@jooonLatest candidate snap on ubuntu 17.10.1Still drop down window menus (settings and sort by) will not work. I have to use the keyboard, arrow keys to select and hit return.

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  • @jooon Latest candidate snap on ubuntu 17.10.1 Still drop down window menus (settings and sort by) will not work. I have to use the keyboard, arrow keys to select and hit return.
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Half of an artists albums will not play.

Running OpenSuse if that matters, and am no expert by any means. Just not a fan of windows or mac. Recently installed Spotify and signed up for premium for the 320kbps bitrate, only to find roughly half of an artists albums will not play. I can click...

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  • Running OpenSuse if that matters, and am no expert by any means.  Just not a fan of windows or mac.  Recently installed Spotify and signed up for premium for the 320kbps bitrate, only to fi...
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Snap crashing with libgtk3-nocsd cannot be preloaded

For some reason, the snap package 1.0.72.117.g6bd7cc73-35 doesn't work on Ubuntu 18.04. It fails with: ERROR: ld.so: object 'libgtk3-nocsd.so.0' from LD_PRELOAD cannot be preloaded (failed to map segment from shared object): ignored. execl failed: No...

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  • For some reason, the snap package 1.0.72.117.g6bd7cc73-35 doesn't work on Ubuntu 18.04. It fails with:   ERROR: ld.so: object 'libgtk3-nocsd.so.0' from LD_PRELOAD cannot be preloaded (failed t...
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[Ubuntu 17.10] Local files don't play

I know this issue has been present in previous versions but none of the fixes work. Tried:- installing restricted extras and necessary codecs- clearing settings- reinstalling Streaming works fine, playing local files with other players also works fin...

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  • I know this issue has been present in previous versions but none of the fixes work. Tried: - installing restricted extras and necessary codecs - clearing settings - reinstalling   Streaming...
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Cannot search or discover

Hello, I have version 0.9.4.183.g644e24e0 using Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit (planning to reinstall to 64-bit for a couple of months...) and I got used to it that I cannot use Discover (it's just blank white) but lately I noticed that if I write anything in t...

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  • Hello, I have version 0.9.4.183.g644e24e0 using Ubuntu 14.04 32-bit (planning to reinstall to 64-bit for a couple of months...) and I got used to it that I cannot use Discover (it's just blank white)...
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The music has low quality when played from Spotify Connect compared to Firefox

I am having this issue from day one. Currently I am running Arch Linux with Spotify 1.0.72.117-1. When I listen to music from "This Computer - Spotify Connect" the quality is extremely low. The sound is muffled, the volume is low and the high frequen...

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  • I am having this issue from day one. Currently I am running Arch Linux with Spotify 1.0.72.117-1. When I listen to music from "This Computer - Spotify Connect" the quality is extremely low. The sound...
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both spotify and KDE "Audio Volume" react to volume keys

I'm running spotify 1.0.72.117.g6bd7cc73 on Debian stable with KDE 5.8.6. My problem is that when I press the "multimedia" volume keys on my keyboard, both KDE's "Audio Volume" applet and spotify react to that, so that the music becomes suddenly much...

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  • I'm running spotify 1.0.72.117.g6bd7cc73 on Debian stable with KDE 5.8.6.   My problem is that when I press the "multimedia" volume keys on my keyboard, both KDE's "Audio Volume" applet a...
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Can't store offline songs on removable media with snap

Hi everybody,I'm using Spotify version (installed with Snap) : 1.0.72.117.g6bd7cc73-35 (6) on Fedora 27 KDE. I can't store offline songs on an external mounted partition. In spotify, the mount point (/mnt/my-drive) isn't displayed. It's a problem as ...

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  • Hi everybody, I'm using Spotify version (installed with Snap) : 1.0.72.117.g6bd7cc73-35 (6) on Fedora 27 KDE.   I can't store offline songs on an external mounted partition. In spotify, the m...
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Solved!! My Spotify is reall broken. Only 'Browse' loads. Not even settings.

Upon opening Spotify on my Ubuntu system, I see the Browse tab, but then if I click on Settings, My Songs, anything, it just shows me this: Something broke. Failed to load https://errorThat is all. Nothing else I can do. It just can't connect to Spot...

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  • Upon opening Spotify on my Ubuntu system, I see the Browse tab, but then if I click on Settings, My Songs, anything, it just shows me this:   Something broke. Failed to load https://error Tha...
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Sound too low on Android... Any fix anywhere?

Hello, I have a Samsung S5 and wanted to try Spotify, but the sound is horribly low. It seems to be an old problem but I can't find any solution. Is there a thread somewhere with stuff to try or is it just the (bad) sound quality to expect? Regards, ...

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  • Hello,   I have a Samsung S5 and wanted to try Spotify, but the sound is horribly low. It seems to be an old problem but I can't find any solution. Is there a thread somewhere with stuff to tr...
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Superuser Contribution APT repository: fix SSL certificate

https://repository.spotify.com/ is served with an invalid SSL certificate, preventing its use with APT. Serving APT repositories without TLS/SSL is a known security risk:https://blog.packagecloud.io/eng/2018/02/21/attacks-against-secure-apt-repositor...

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  • https://repository.spotify.com/ is served with an invalid SSL certificate, preventing its use with APT.  Serving APT repositories without TLS/SSL is a known security risk: https://blog.packagec...
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Settings page does not load while offline

Clicking on Settings does nothing in offline mode. I need the Settings page to turn off proxy, but it won't load Settings when it cannot connect. Deadlock, stupidly done.Once you set proxy, and next time you connect to a network without proxy, you ca...

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  • Clicking on Settings does nothing in offline mode.  I need the Settings page to turn off proxy, but it won't load Settings when it cannot connect. Deadlock, stupidly done. Once you s...
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Spotify not loading on Ubuntu Budgie 17.10

Worked fine untill Sunday, where the app would just refuse to open, giving me spinning dots.thelmgn ~ spotify --show-console Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "gail" Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "atk-bridge" Gtk-Message: Failed to load module ...

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  • ...veryone publisher: spotify contact: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Linux/bd-p/desktop_linux license: unknown description: | Love music? Play your favorite songs and albums free on Linux w...
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Local File Don't Play on Linux Desktop

I'm trying to play a local file with Spotify Desktop on Linux and when I try to play it it says: "This track is unavailable, if you have the file on your computer you can import it."

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  • I'm trying to play a local file with Spotify Desktop on Linux and when I try to play it it says: "This track is unavailable, if you have the file on your computer you can import it."
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Spotify doesn't show playlists in Recently Played

I have an issue after updating spotify to the latest version (1:1.0.72.117.g6bd7cc73-35). It doesn't show any recently played playlists. Does anybody know what's the matter?Here's a screenshot with the issue

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  • I have an issue after updating spotify to the latest version (1:1.0.72.117.g6bd7cc73-35). It doesn't show any recently played playlists. Does anybody know what's the matter? Here's a screenshot with...
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Spotify Client eats up all cpu when a playlist ends

This bug has been present at least some weeks now. If I listen music from a playlist and it runs out of music, Spotify goes to some sort of loop that hogs 2 of my cpu cores completely. I have the "autoplay similar songs when your music ends" set to o...

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  • This bug has been present at least some weeks now. If I listen music from a playlist and it runs out of music, Spotify goes to some sort of loop that hogs 2 of my cpu cores completely. I have the "au...
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Friend activity missing

I only have like 4 friends on spotify so I don't understand why one isn't showing up while the others are. Any ideas?

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  • I only have like 4 friends on spotify so I don't understand why one isn't showing up while the others are. Any ideas?
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