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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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Current Song on Second Screen

Does anyone know if there is a way to display the album art and current song on a second screen? For example, one monitor is for controlling Spotify, and the other is for displaying the current song to a crowd. A third-party app would be fine. Thanks...

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  • Does anyone know if there is a way to display the album art and current song on a second screen? For example, one monitor is for controlling Spotify, and the other is for displaying the current song ...
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Solved!! Activity Feed not showing updates from people with connected to facebook.

I am not connected facebook. A few months ago my activity feed stopped updating for people I am following that are connected to facebook. In my feed is shows the same activity that is months and months old for these individuals. I think the change ma...

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  • I am not connected facebook. A few months ago my activity feed stopped updating for people I am following that are connected to facebook. In my feed is shows the same activity that is months and mont...
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[Linux] Offline mode doesn't reload.

Currently running Spotify 0.9.4.183 at Archlinux. When the internet goes down, spotify notices it and displays a message warning me it's working on offline mode. When the connection comes back up, spotify still tell me I'm offline and even after seve...

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  • Currently running Spotify 0.9.4.183 at Archlinux. When the internet goes down, spotify notices it and displays a message warning me it's working on offline mode. When the connection comes back up...
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Unable to maximize desktop player under xfce4 (xubuntu 13.04, 13.10, 14.04)

The maximize button on the spotify window appears to maximize the window for a moment before it reverts to its original size. Double-clicking the title bar has the same effect. This happens under xubuntu going at least as far back as 13.04, but possi...

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  • The maximize button on the spotify window appears to maximize the window for a moment before it reverts to its original size. Double-clicking the title bar has the same effect. This happens under xub...
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How to search for a playlist?

I can't remember how to search for a specific playlist in Spotify. How can I do that? It's something like this: "spotify:playlist:[the playlist]"

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  • I can't remember how to search for a specific playlist in Spotify. How can I do that? It's something like this: "spotify:playlist:[the playlist]"
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I can't open spotify ubuntu 12

Hello, I can't open spotify on ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit. see bellow error startup crash log spotify 12:32:11.085 I [breakpad.cpp:107 ] Registered Breakpad for product: spotify 12:32:11.089 I [translate.cpp:139 ] Reloading language file 12:32:11.105 I ...

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  • Hello,   I can't open spotify on ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit.   see bellow error startup crash log   spotify 12:32:11.085 I [breakpad.cpp:107 ] Registered Breakp...
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Package will not update for Spotify Linux

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit and Spotify version 0.9.11.26.g99Sec043. An update notice came through on my system and when I went to update it, this is the error message I received: "E:Encountered a section with no Package: header, E:Problem with ...

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  • I am running Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit and Spotify version 0.9.11.26.g99Sec043. An update notice came through on my system and when I went to update it, this is the error message I received:   "E:...
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Solved!! UI is really unresponsive/broken on Linux client after 0.9.11 update

The latest spotify update (0.9.11) made the spotify UI really unresponsive/broken in Ubuntu 14.04. If I try to do a search, the whole application basically freezes for 10-15 seconds after typing few letters, then continues but the UI elements aren't ...

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  • The latest spotify update (0.9.11) made the spotify UI really unresponsive/broken in Ubuntu 14.04. If I try to do a search, the whole application basically freezes for 10-15 seconds after typing few ...
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Spotify Linux repositories broken

I get the following when I run apt-get update. Reading package lists... Error!E: Encountered a section with no Package: headerE: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/repository.spotify.com_dists_stable_non-free_i18n_Translation-en%5fUSE: The pac...

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  • I get the following when I run apt-get update.   Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/repository.sp...
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Tengo un problema con mi cuenta (doble cuenta)

hola,vereis,tengo un problema con mi cuenta,resulta que tengo una cuenta vinculada con facebook ( facebook personal ) " facebook personal+spotify personal " y aparte tengo otra cuenta vinculada a otro facebook que utilizo poco ( cuenta secundaria ) "...

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  • hola,vereis,tengo un problema con mi cuenta,resulta que tengo una cuenta vinculada con facebook ( facebook personal ) " facebook personal+spotify personal  " y aparte tengo otra cuenta vinculada...
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Several accounts showing up when friends want to send me music

When some of my spotify friends try to send me music my user appears two times. I only have one account, but when sending the music if appears on facebook not in my inbox. How come? /Hasse

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  • When some of my spotify friends try to send me music my user appears two times. I only have one account, but when sending the music if appears on facebook not in my inbox.   How come? &nbs...
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How to stream from Spotify Linux Client to Apple TV / Airport Exp?

Hi folks, does anyone know how to stream from spotify linux client to Apple TV or Apple Airport Express? Is there a shortcut, similar to Mac? Im running Linux OpenSuse 13.1 with Spotify Linux PreView Version 0.9.4.183. Thanks in advance Jan

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  • Hi folks,   does anyone know how to stream from spotify linux client to Apple TV or Apple Airport Express? Is there a shortcut, similar to Mac? Im running Linux OpenSuse 13.1 with Spotif...
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Slow spotify / slow GUI / slow play song

Spotify seems to consume quite incredible amounts of CPU/net/disk whenever I start a song. Are there any upcoming fixes planned for this? It is quite annoying to have a freeze for a few seconds every now and then. And no, I am not running any other r...

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  • Spotify seems to consume quite incredible amounts of CPU/net/disk whenever I start a song. Are there any upcoming fixes planned for this? It is quite annoying to have a freeze for a few seconds every...
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Solved!! Some local tracks are unavailable on Linux while they are on Windows

Hi, Firstly, thanks for making Spotify available on Linux. I've added local tracks on Spotify, no problem with Windows. Once on Linux (Ubuntu 14) some of those tracks are not available. If I want to play the track I have the message "The track was ad...

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  • Hi,   Firstly, thanks for making Spotify available on Linux.   I've added local tracks on Spotify, no problem with Windows. Once on Linux (Ubuntu 14) some of those tracks are not av...
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Local file playlists won't form a thumnail image

Everytime I make a playlist consisting of local files, the playlist only displays a blank image instead of the usual 4 cover one. I'm running latest version of Spotify on Windows 7. I've attached an image to explain it better. http://i.imgur.com/DTMV...

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  • Everytime I make a playlist consisting of local files, the playlist only displays a blank image instead of the usual 4 cover one. I'm running latest version of Spotify on Windows 7. I've attached a...
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Bad sound quality in Linux Mint 16

Hi!I'm using Spotify premium on my T500 Thinkpad under Linux mint 16 (XFCE) with pulseaudio. A lot of songs have very bad audio quality. I hear a LOT of noise, it is not bearable. When I listen to the same song on youtube the sound is normal. I googl...

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  • Hi! I'm using Spotify premium on my T500 Thinkpad under Linux mint 16 (XFCE) with pulseaudio. A lot of songs have very bad audio quality. I hear a LOT of noise, it is not bearable. When I listen t...
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[Bug][GNOME] Missing tray icon

Spotify Linux preview Version: 0.9.10.17.g4129e1c9 OS + version: Ubuntu 14.04 CPU architecture: AMD 64-bitWindow manager: Gnome Behavior in Linux:When I open the open the spotify client in Linux, begin playing a song, and attempt to close it to a tra...

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  • Spotify Linux preview Version: 0.9.10.17.g4129e1c9 OS + version: Ubuntu 14.04 CPU architecture: AMD 64-bit Window manager: Gnome Behavior in Linux: When I open the open the spotify client in ...
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Solved!! Linux / xfce / Spotify 0.9.10 - Main window does not lose the focus

Hi, With the new version, the spotify client has a strange behavior. The main window (the center panel) doesn't lose the focus and always is top. I can not view the right click option menu and other apps windows. In the screencast the main window is ...

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  • Hi,   With the new version, the spotify client has a strange behavior. The main window (the center panel) doesn't lose the focus and always is top. I can not view the right click option menu...
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Solved!! BUG - version 0.9.10.17.g4129e1c9 - linux desktop

Dear, I have upgraded today (may 21 2014), via public repository, my linux desktop spotify to version 0.9.10.17.g4129e1c9 and encountered a bug. Whenever a new song starts playing or I resume playing after I paused the song, my system freezes. I have...

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  • Dear,   I have upgraded today (may 21 2014), via public repository, my linux desktop spotify to version 0.9.10.17.g4129e1c9 and encountered a bug.   Whenever a new song starts playi...
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My music can't be viewed via pc

Hi, I have some music downloaded on my phone on my spotify premium account. When I go onto the linux spotify app (the Beta version) why can't i see all my music there that I have saved? Do I need to trawl through everything and save it again? I am no...

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  • Hi,   I have some music downloaded on my phone on my spotify premium account. When I go onto the linux spotify app (the Beta version) why can't i see all my music there that I have saved? Do...
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