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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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Moving my local music library on startup

PlanPremiumDeviceLenovo Y510p laptopOperating SystemUbuntu 16.04.4Versionsnap installed: 1.0.80.474.gef6b503e-7 (16) 170MB My Question or IssueI installed the spotify client as a Snap. To be able to use local files which are located on a different pa...

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  • Plan Premium Device Lenovo Y510p laptop Operating System Ubuntu 16.04.4 Version snap installed:   1.0.80.474.gef6b503e-7 (16) 170MB   My Question or Issue I installed the spo...
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Is it possible for Spotify to use adoptable storage

PlanPremiumCountry UKDeviceMoto G4 2016Operating SystemAndroid 7.0 My Question or Issue My phone internal storage is almost full, but I have 32 GB SD card which has been converted to Adoptable storage. Will Spotify auto use this adopted storage when ...

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  •   Plan Premium Country  UK Device Moto G4 2016 Operating System Android 7.0   My Question or Issue  My phone internal storage is almost full, but I have 32 GB SD card w...
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Solved!! Problemas de Descarga/Download problems

Cuando trato de bajar un playlist cualquiera que sea o un disco me dice error de descarga se ha detenido la descarga por que ya no queda espacio libre, borre aplicaciones hice mas espacio tengo la SdCard libre con 8 Gb y sigue diciendome lo mismo, ya...

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  • Cuando trato de bajar un playlist cualquiera que sea o un disco me dice error de descarga se ha detenido la descarga por que ya no queda espacio libre, borre aplicaciones hice mas espacio tengo la Sd...
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Spotify keeps pulseaudio input sink on pause

It seems to be acceptable to remove the pulseaudio input sink when pausing playback, at least after some delay. I tried looking at the pulseaudio documentation but couldn't find what's the official policy, if the sink should be removed or just corked...

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  • It seems to be acceptable to remove the pulseaudio input sink when pausing playback, at least after some delay.   I tried looking at the pulseaudio documentation but couldn't find what's the o...
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Adless Spotify With Webplayer SDK

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Turkey Operating SystemWindows 10 While Playing With Spotify Webplayer SDK realize something and that is the Webplayer SDK removes ads and even makes musics seekable and actually I liked it. First I decide to use it, but after...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Turkey   Operating System Windows 10   While Playing With Spotify Webplayer SDK realize something and that is the Webplayer SDK removes ads and eve...
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Cannot open spotify after update installation

Dear Spotify Developer,I installed update of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, but since then whenever i tried to open Spotify, the app seems not working. I tried Alt+F2 but it redirect me into this page instead. I really hope this problem can be fix.P.S.: I attache...

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  • Dear Spotify Developer, I installed update of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, but since then whenever i tried to open Spotify, the app seems not working. I tried Alt+F2 but it redirect me into this page instead. ...
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Thank you for Spotify on Linux

I just want to thank the team at Spotify for giving us a supported linux Desktop Client

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  • I just want to thank the team at Spotify for giving us a supported linux Desktop Client
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Solved!! Spotify started to consume 100% of one CPU constantly

My issue:1. Your device and operating system:Alienware 15 R3, Kubuntu 17.10 x642. Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium):Premium3. The app version of Spotify you’re using:1.0.77.338.g758ebd784. Brief description of the issue:Starting today,...

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  • My issue: 1. Your device and operating system: Alienware 15 R3, Kubuntu 17.10 x64 2. Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): Premium 3. The app version of Spotify you’re using: 1....
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Solved!! Spotify mutes when terminal issues a bip

DeviceASUS PRO BU401LGOperating SystemUbuntu 18.04Cinnamon 3.6.7-8ubuntu1 My Question or Issue Since I upgraded from 17.04 to 18.04 (fresh install actually), Spotify mutes (and pauses) itself, more or less randomly. This is actually almost systematic...

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  •   Device ASUS PRO BU401LG Operating System Ubuntu 18.04 Cinnamon 3.6.7-8ubuntu1   My Question or Issue   Since I upgraded from 17.04 to 18.04 (fresh install actually), Spotify...
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Spotify shuts down if WiFi is OFF and Wired is ON

If WiFi is turned OFF and Wired is turned ON, orIf WiFi is turned ON and Wired is turned OFF:Spotify turns off immediately after I turn it on.I turned on Spotify by using a terminal and the result is:Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "gail" Gtk-Mess...

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  • If WiFi is turned OFF and Wired is turned ON, or If WiFi is turned ON and Wired is turned OFF: Spotify turns off immediately after I turn it on. I turned on Spotify by using a terminal and the res...
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My Spotify profile has disappeared from search

My Question or Issue My Spotify account is working fine on my app. However for the last two days friends who could always find me on search can no longer find my profile. I looked myself up and I’m not there. This is a new problem. I’m linked through...

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  •     My Question or Issue  My Spotify account is working fine on my app. However for the last two days friends who could always find me on search can no longer find my profile. I loo...
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Playlist duplicated itself 10+ times

Plan: PremiumCountry: SwedenDevice: Dell Precision 5520OS: Ubuntu 16.04 My Question or IssueHi! I have a playlist called Discover weekly archive which uses IFTTT to automatically add songs from Discover weekly to the archive. When I opened Spotify to...

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  • Plan: Premium Country: Sweden Device: Dell Precision 5520 OS: Ubuntu 16.04   My Question or Issue Hi!   I have a playlist called Discover weekly archive which us...
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Sync between Windows App and Linux App doesn't work correctly

PlanPremium CountryGermany Operating System1.Machine: Win 72.Machine: Linux Mint 18.3 My Question or IssueHello i have just discovered a bug: on windows machine i have played Discover Weekly and added some songs to exactly 2 Playlists: SONGS and some...

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  • Plan Premium   Country Germany    Operating System 1.Machine: Win 7 2.Machine: Linux Mint 18.3   My Question or Issue Hello i have just discovered a bug: on windows mac...
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Can't play local files

Spotify UsernamedanliiPlanPremiumCountrySwedenDeviceHP EliteBook 820 G4Operating SystemDebian 9.4 My Question or IssueI can't play local files which are added to Spotify. They show up under "Local files", and I can add them to playlists, but if I try...

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  • Spotify Username danlii Plan Premium Country Sweden Device HP EliteBook 820 G4 Operating System Debian 9.4   My Question or Issue I can't play local files which are added to Spotify....
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Offline download reset on only 2 devices

Spotify Username oldumbrella PlanPremiumCountryEngland, United Kingdom DeviceIphone 7plus Operating System(iOS 11.3.1 My Question or Issue I have this isssue when I download music to a second device it always resets the download on the 1st device mea...

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  • Spotify Username oldumbrella   Plan Premium Country England, United Kingdom   Device Iphone 7plus   Operating System (iOS 11.3.1   My Question or Issue  I hav...
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Solved!! Japanese characters don't get displayed anymore

Country JapanDeviceDesktopOperating SystemArchlinux My Question or Issue I was using Spotify a few hours ago with the interface configured to be displayed in Japanese. I then closed it for a few hours and when I opened it again I noticed that the Jap...

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  • Country  Japan Device Desktop Operating System Archlinux   My Question or Issue  I was using Spotify a few hours ago with the interface configured to be displayed in Japanese. ...
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can't drag and drop playlists anymore

I was reorganizing my playlist library creating folders and drag-n-dropping playlists from the sidebar of the Spotify Linux client. Then after ~10 minutes (and 5/6 folders created) I couldn't start a drag action anymore. If I restart the client, some...

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  • I was reorganizing my playlist library creating folders and drag-n-dropping playlists from the sidebar of the Spotify Linux client. Then after ~10 minutes (and 5/6 folders created) I couldn't start a...
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Banned song/artist played again despite of it's been banned already!

Hi folks, I'm user with mail *snip* I'm banned this song and its artis 3 days ago.https://open.spotify.com/track/6DFrYKmSxwvnHuxFFfwK8w?si=cq_di3_qRnaw-fbEIRmrWA but it's just played again in my daily mix! ok spotify worked fine so far and I am happy...

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  • Hi folks,   I'm user with mail *snip*   I'm banned this song and its artis 3 days ago. https://open.spotify.com/track/6DFrYKmSxwvnHuxFFfwK8w?si=cq_di3_qRnaw-fbEIRmrWA   but it's...
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