Songs will not play - slider stays at 0:00 - local files as well

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Songs will not play - slider stays at 0:00 - local files as well

rgmunderwood
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Description
Whenever I try to play a song on spotify the slider sits on 0:00 and nothing plays. This happens with local files too.

A more detailed description, using numbered steps
1. Switched on my computer
2. Started spotify
3. Tried to play a song - nothing happened
4. Checked network connection - network fine
5. Tried other songs including local files - same
6. Tried closing and restarting spotify - same
7. Tried logging out and in again - same
8. Tried restarting my computer - same
9. Tried uninstalling and re-installing spotify - nothing

What I expected to happen
I expected the music to play. It won't.

What actually happened
Nothing

My Operating System
(From the Apple menu, select About This Mac)
OS X 10.8.4

My Spotify version
0.9.1.53.g876fa9df (Premium)

My internet provider and country
Plusnet, UK

My username
118479925

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I don't think a picture will help

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Re: Songs will not play - slider stays at 0:00 - local files as well

rgmunderwood
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Turns out that my sound drivers were gone. Haha. Whereas everything else appears to be playing with no sound, Spotify just sits on 0:00 without playing.

 

Sorted out the drivers and everything was fine.

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Solution!

Re: Songs will not play - slider stays at 0:00 - local files as well

rgmunderwood
Casual Listener

Turns out that my sound drivers were gone. Haha. Whereas everything else appears to be playing with no sound, Spotify just sits on 0:00 without playing.

 

Sorted out the drivers and everything was fine.

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