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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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Solved!! [BUG] Spotify Linux version on KDE

I am not able to control spotify using the media keys. Also it fails to syncronize with the Media Player interface of KDE (plasmoid etc). I am getting this error in the console log: 04:46:41.215 W [mpris.cpp:137 ] Unrecognized or unimplemented MPRIS ...

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  • I am not able to control spotify using the media keys. Also it fails to syncronize with the Media Player interface of KDE (plasmoid etc).   I am getting this error in the console log:   ...
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Solved!! Unable to rearrange songs within a playlist

I use a chromebook.....have for over a year....about a month ago I noticed I was unable to rearrange songs within a playlist...I used to be able to add songs as I find them then rearrange in the order I want by dragging.....now I'm unable to do so......

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  • I use a chromebook.....have for over a year....about a month ago I noticed I was unable to rearrange songs within a playlist...I used to be able to add songs as I find them then rearrange in the orde...
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Solved!! Can't install into Ubuntu 16.04

Trying to install Spotify client into my new Ubuntu 16.04 shows the following error:W: Error de GPG: http://repository.spotify.com stable InRelease: Las firmas siguientes no se pudieron verificar porque su clave pública no está disponible: NO_PUBKEY ...

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  • Trying to install Spotify client into my new Ubuntu 16.04 shows the following error: W: Error de GPG: http://repository.spotify.com stable InRelease: Las firmas siguientes no se pudieron verificar p...
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What playlist is playing right now?

I started playing a playlist yesterday. Something buried deep in Spotify's list of "Genres and Moods". Didn't make it but halfway through. Logged off, went home, came back the next day to resume playing where I left off. The next day, log on to Spoti...

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  • I started playing a playlist yesterday.  Something buried deep in Spotify's list of "Genres and Moods".  Didn't make it but halfway through.  Logged off, went home, came back the next ...
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Solved!! [Liunx] Spotify Crash during start (segfault)

Laptop, Arch LinuxPremium AccountVersion: 1.0.23.93 (gd6cfae15) (amd64)Spotify crashes during start upSteps to reproduce the issue:Download & Extract .deb.Extract data.tar.gzInstall (copy)Launch with: 'LD_PRELOAD=libcurl.so.3 /usr/share/spotify/spoti...

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  • Laptop, Arch Linux Premium Account Version: 1.0.23.93 (gd6cfae15) (amd64) Spotify crashes during start up Steps to reproduce the issue: Download & Extract .deb. Extract data.tar.gz ...
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Bug in search function

Dear all, I think I've found a bug. When I type two specific letters in the search box Spotify crashes and quickly restarts. I first noticed the bug when trying to search for 'Cymande'. I can search for all kinds of letter combinations, and this is t...

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  • Dear all,   I think I've found a bug. When I type two specific letters in the search box Spotify crashes and quickly restarts. I first noticed the bug when trying to search for 'Cymande'. I ca...
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Solved!! Messages not working?

Is anyone else having issues while loading the messages in desktop app? Happens to me for both Windows and Linux latest builds.

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  • Is anyone else having issues while loading the messages in desktop app? Happens to me for both Windows and Linux latest builds. 
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Solved!! Spotify Linux crashes when listening to particular artists

Hi, I've been having a weird problem with the spotify for linux client on Ubuntu 15.10Whenever I try to listen to any songs by the artist Fugazi, the player exits with a SIGSEV in strchr() (i.e. a segfault). Spotify client is at the latest version, t...

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  • Hi, I've been having a weird problem with the spotify for linux client on Ubuntu 15.10 Whenever I try to listen to any songs by the artist Fugazi, the player exits with a SIGSEV in strchr() (i.e. a ...
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Solved!! [issue] Can't play current track // can't write to stream, Connection terminated

Hi, Since last updates, Spotify is stopping play music after a while, displaying that message: "Can't play current track".So, I run it on CLI to check out the log (it's below attached) in order to see what's happening and, once Spotify begins to fail...

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  • Hi,   Since last updates, Spotify is stopping play music after a while, displaying that message: "Can't play current track". So, I run it on CLI to check out the log (it's below attached) in ...
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How do I sync songs from Linux to android?

I have new(ish) spotofy on Linux (Version: 1:1.0.25.127.g58007b4c-22). Added some files to local library, and can play them in my spotify on desktop. But I would like to sync them to Android phone too, and can't find a place where I would be able to ...

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  • I have new(ish) spotofy on Linux (Version: 1:1.0.25.127.g58007b4c-22).   Added some files to local library, and can play them in my spotify on desktop. But I would like to sync them to Android...
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[Linux] Spotify 1.0.X freeze my kde desktop enviroment

Hi, Spotify 1.0.X working fine on my Linux desktop but about Spotify 1.0.10-12 (I don't remember good) I have still issues like in topic title. So, when I run spotify all works fine but when I start playing any song, desktop KDE enviroment freeze for...

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  • Hi,   Spotify 1.0.X working fine on my Linux desktop but about Spotify 1.0.10-12 (I don't remember good) I have still issues like in topic title.   So, when I run spotify all works fine...
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Spotify for Linux no longer listed as "available devices" when using "connect"

up until this morning 4/8/2016 my android devices were able to operate my Linux desktop Spotify client (1.0.25.127.g58007b4c) Now the android devices only sporatically list my Linux Desktop client and once listed they do not connect. I've a couple ti...

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  • up until this morning 4/8/2016 my android devices were able to operate my Linux desktop Spotify client (1.0.25.127.g58007b4c)  Now the android devices only sporatically list my Linux Desktop cli...
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Latest Linux Desktop breaks Spotify app (Spotify version 1.0.25.127.g58007b4c)

Hi I'm not sure where to put this one but the latest Spotify version 1.0.25.127.g58007b4c breaks the linux app!!After the install on Linux Mint 17.3 (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) there is nolonger any program on the bottom app bar in the GUI nor is there any sy...

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  • Hi 🙂 I'm not sure where to put this one but the latest Spotify version 1.0.25.127.g58007b4c breaks the linux app!! After the install on Linux Mint 17.3 (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) there is nolonger any p...
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Radio stations are completely useless

I would like to use radio stations to discover music I am not familiar with or at least do not listen to regularly. This is a complete failure. Generally my playlists tend to show up in my stations. Which is exactly pointless. Or worse, there seems t...

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  • I would like to use radio stations to discover music I am not familiar with or at least do not listen to regularly. This is a complete failure. Generally my playlists tend to show up in my stations. ...
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Album available in web client but not on other clients

I was looking for an album (Dear New Orleans by Various Artists) and found it through the web client https://play.spotify.com/album/3XHagCjSAb2cAyaWq3DLUS This album I cannot find on any of the other clients (linux, windows, android). Does anyone kno...

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  • I was looking for an album (Dear New Orleans by Various Artists)  and found it through the web client    https://play.spotify.com/album/3XHagCjSAb2cAyaWq3DLUS   This albu...
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Solved!! spotify not save any settings

I launch Spotify in Ubuntu a song I will not shut down the computer in 2-3 weeks. I restart the computer, Spotify will not start the last song I played , but the song I played for 2-3 weeks ago. it is that ubuntu / spotify not save settings,how can I...

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  • I launch Spotify in Ubuntu a song I will not shut down the computer in 2-3 weeks. I restart the computer, Spotify will not start the last song I played , but the song I played for 2-3 weeks ago. it...
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Radio

The bug appears when you're in a radio and you go to like the song you're on to improve the station. You like the song and everything seems normal until the next song when the next next song seems to have the like on it even though it shouldn't have ...

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  • The bug appears when you're in a radio and you go to like the song you're on to improve the station. You like the song and everything seems normal until the next song when the next next song seems to...
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Solved!! [Linux] why is spotify for linux so bad

Hi , i am a user of Linux Mint and i use spotify....but it is so buggy, like no bugs ever has been fixed.And it is missing an icon in the tray So my question is:Why is not spotify for linux as "good" as it is on windows and OSx?And is there anyone th...

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  • Hi , i am a user of Linux Mint and i use spotify.... but it is so buggy, like no bugs ever has been fixed. And it is missing an icon in the tray 😕   So my question is: Why is not spotify f...
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[Linux] After update, spotify is using a ridiculous amount of resources

I am using version 1.0.25.127.g58007b4cAfter an update, the Linux spotify client started to use 60% of my CPU on two processes, here's a screenshot Bigger picture What can I do to reduce the stupid amount of CPU usage?

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  • I am using version 1.0.25.127.g58007b4c After an update, the Linux spotify client started to use 60% of my CPU on two processes, here's a screenshot   Bigger picture   What can I d...
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