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Jam now available on Desktop

Spotify is bringing Jam to the desktop app! 拾 ️ Now you can start or join a listening party with your friends, family, colleagues, and classmates, with the Spotify desktop app in addition to the mobile app. Although you can listen on your own, Jam in...

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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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Solved!! Spotify free: Music stops on MAC

Edited: Thank you very much everyone for helping! Finally I managed to correct the error and the steps are those that DerpyNerd offered and highlighted as a solution. Hi! I have a MacBook Pro, and for a week now I have a problem with the desktop app....

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[Mac] Troubleshooting 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. Tip: Don't forget to check our Spo...

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Local Files Appearing Without Permission/Consent

I use the Spotify desktop app for mac. I have "show local files" turned off in my preferences, however my local music files keep showing up in my searches and other places. This seems like a gross violation of my privacy and would like to know how I ...

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  • I use the Spotify desktop app for mac. I have "show local files" turned off in my preferences, however my local music files keep showing up in my searches and other places. This seems like a gross vi...
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Superuser Contribution Touchbar Icons Look Weird

PlanPremiumCountryIsrael DeviceMacBook Pro 2016Operating SystemmacOS Catalina My Question or IssueTouchbar icons for Mac look really weird next to other icons. In comparison to the default icons:

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  • Plan Premium Country Israel   Device MacBook Pro 2016 Operating System macOS Catalina   My Question or Issue Touchbar icons for Mac look really weird next to other icons.  ...
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PlanPremiumCountryITALYDeviceMacbook Pro early 2015Operating SystemmacOS catalina v 10.15.3 newest spotify app My Question or IssueI've just followed every single guide on the INTERNET trying to solve this problem and i did it correctly. i pay for pr...

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  •   Plan Premium Country ITALY Device Macbook Pro early 2015 Operating System macOS catalina v 10.15.3   newest spotify app   My Question or Issue I've just follow...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify on OS X 10.6.8

I have an old MacBook 1,1 that I want to use only to stream music from Spotify.The latest OS X he can run is 10.6.8, the actual Spotify release wants OS X 10.10, the web player is not available in the latest Opera (25.0.1614.71) and Firefox (48.0.2),...

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  • I have an old MacBook 1,1 that I want to use only to stream music from Spotify. The latest OS X he can run is 10.6.8, the actual Spotify release wants OS X 10.10, the web player is not available in ...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Cannot find my "liked songs"

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueI am a UK Spotify Premium subscriber and installed it on my MacBook Air (latest version of Ma...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue I am a ...
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Superuser Contribution Liked Songs don't appear

When I click "Liked Songs" on the left of the screen, it appears as if I don't have anything in it. But if I double click and go to the queue, I'll see them all waiting to be played. I just want to see my songs when I click "Liked Songs". I've tried ...

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  • When I click "Liked Songs" on the left of the screen, it appears as if I don't have anything in it. But if I double click and go to the queue, I'll see them all waiting to be played. I just want to s...
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Liked songs showing up in library, but not on artist page

Premium user in the US, using both Mac OS High Sierra as well as Windows 10 on a daily basis. My Question or IssueI've noticed that there are instances where I'll like songs from an artist, and they show up in my library under Artists (if I've follow...

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  • Premium user in the US, using both Mac OS High Sierra as well as Windows 10 on a daily basis.   My Question or Issue I've noticed that there are instances where I'll like songs from an artist...
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Album Art Won't Show Up

Recently, I was on my Spotify on my MacBook and clicked this small arrow (out of curiosity) on the album art in the bottom left corner. It completely disappeared and now I can't get it show up again, any ideas?

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  • Recently, I was on my Spotify on my MacBook and clicked this small arrow (out of curiosity) on the album art in the bottom left corner. It completely disappeared and now I can't get it show up again,...
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PlanPremiumCountryUAEDeviceMacbook Pro 2019Operating SystemMac OS Catalina 10.15.3 My Question or IssueSince I updated to Mac OS Catalina I have been experiencing unexpected crashes periodically (around 2 per hour). I have tried all sorts of solution...

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  • Plan Premium Country UAE Device Macbook Pro 2019 Operating System Mac OS Catalina 10.15.3    My Question or Issue Since I updated to Mac OS Catalina I have been experiencing ...
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THE APP KEEPS CRUSHING

PlanPremium CountryCanada Operating SystemMacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017, Two Thunderbolt 3 ports) My Question or IssueOn average 15 times a day, the app needs restarting for being able to play the very same song. App says "can't play the current song", ...

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  •   Plan Premium   Country Canada   Operating System MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017, Two Thunderbolt 3 ports)   My Question or Issue On average 15 times a day, the app n...
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Latest update messed up the user interface !!!

PlanPremiumCountryCanada DeviceMacBook Pro early 2015Operating SystemOS X El Capitan (Version 10.11.6) My Question or IssueEver since I've updated my desktop app (to version 1.1.28.721.g5b5ee660) a really annoying glitch has appeared.I attached a gif...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada   Device MacBook Pro early 2015 Operating System OS X El Capitan (Version 10.11.6)   My Question or Issue Ever since I've updated my desktop app (to v...
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Spotify On Mac Pro Randomly Stopped allowing adding and deleting of playlists

Spotify PremiumUSA | Mac Pro 2019 It seems like every time there is an update something goes wrong with Spotify. I thought leaving Android and going to iPhone, which actually worked wonderfully would have solved all my problems, but now for no reason...

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  • Spotify Premium USA | Mac Pro 2019   It seems like every time there is an update something goes wrong with Spotify.  I thought leaving Android and going to iPhone, which actually worked ...
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Files in local folder won't show/sync now?!?

Now songs I'm adding to that folder don't show in desktop or phone app, songs that had been in that folder do. Ughh, wasted two hours trying to figure this out. Mac on Catalina.

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  • Now songs I'm adding to that folder don't show in desktop or phone app, songs that had been in that folder do. Ughh, wasted two hours trying to figure this out. Mac on Catalina.
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Playlists not playing all songs in order

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceMultiple recent MacBooks / iMac / MacMini / Mac ProOperating SystemOS 10.14.6Spotify Build:11.28.721 My Question or Issue:When playing a large playlist in order (not shuffle) Spotify is consistently skipping track...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Multiple recent MacBooks / iMac / MacMini / Mac Pro Operating System OS 10.14.6 Spotify Build: 11.28.721   My Question or Issue: When playin...
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¡Vaya! Algo no ha ido como debía. Volver a cargar

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueNo me deja buscar música en el navegador y si la instalo no deja escuchar música pero si pued...

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Alignment icons and times

PlanPremium (family)CountryItaly DeviceMacbook Pro (13-inch, 2017, Two Thunderbolt 3 ports)Operating SystemCatalina 10.15.4 My Question or IssueI'm not sure that the alignment of the time is correctly position. Should it to stay under the clock icon?

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  • Plan Premium (family) Country Italy   Device Macbook Pro (13-inch, 2017, Two Thunderbolt 3 ports) Operating System Catalina 10.15.4   My Question or Issue I'm not sure ...
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Siri on Mac (OS X catalina)

PlanPremiumCountryItaly DeviceMacBook Pro 2019Operating SystemOS X Catalina My Question when you try to use siri to check spotify, it is impossible because I am asked to update from the mac app store

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  • Plan Premium Country Italy   Device MacBook Pro 2019 Operating System OS X Catalina    My Question   when you try to use siri to check spotify, it is impossible becaus...
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Play/Pause + Last/Next Track media keys stopped working

Device: Macbook Pro late 2016, 13-in, 2016Operating System: macOS Catalina V. 10.15.3 My Question or Issue I've been using the Spotify desktop app for a while and suddenly the play/pause and next/last track buttons stopped working. I tried playing so...

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  • Device: Macbook Pro late 2016, 13-in, 2016 Operating System: macOS Catalina V. 10.15.3   My Question or Issue   I've been using the Spotify desktop app for a while and suddenly th...
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Superuser Contribution friends cannot see my activity on their friend feed

A friend has just told me that my activity doesn't pop up on her feed.I've never done a private session & am constantly listening to music, so I can't figure out why I wouldn't be showing up.I decided to toggle some of the settings ("Share my activit...

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  • ...ctivity feed.  Anyone know what else I can do to make sure my activity is public for my friends? Thank you!! 
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Superuser Contribution Two different devices using my Spotify account can play different songs at the same time! Why?

Hi there everybody.. When playing a song on Spotify on my Mac - I used to be able to change it using Spotify on my iPad. I like this feature. It was like using my iPad as a controller. But since about 6 months ago, it stopped working, meaning I can a...

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  • Hi there everybody..   When playing a song on Spotify on my Mac - I used to be able to change it using Spotify on my iPad. I like this feature. It was like using my iPad as a controller. &nbs...
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