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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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Autoplay/Radio Won't Turn off

PlanPremiumCountry DeviceMacBook Air Early 2015 Running High Sierra Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueI can not turn the Autoplay off! Every time an album or playlist finishes, Spotify starts a new Radio Stat...

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  • Plan Premium Country   Device MacBook Air Early 2015 Running High Sierra  Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue I can not tur...
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Proxy stopped working after update

Spotify was all good and working behind corporate proxy until today but late afternoon a new update cames and after applying it, now it cannot stream through proxy anymore. Without proxy, it is all good and working(which is useless for me).From chrom...

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  • Spotify was all good and working behind corporate proxy until today but late afternoon a new update cames and after applying it, now it cannot stream through proxy anymore. Without proxy, it is all g...
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Superuser Contribution Media keys no longer work mac

DeviceMacbook ProOperating SystemmacOS high sierra My Question or Issue The other week the media keys worked just fine in spotify, being able to change or play/pause a song. However, they no longer work.When going to the playback tab the keys that pe...

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  • Device Macbook Pro Operating System macOS high sierra   My Question or Issue  The other week the media keys worked just fine in spotify, being able to change or play/pause a song. How...
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Artist - Album title reversed when dragging album to create playlist

PlanUnlimitedDeviceMacbook Pro mid 2014Operating SystemMacOS 10.13.5 My Question or IssueI use playlists heavily as a way to manage albums. For every album that i listen to reguarly i create a new playlist by dragging the album cover to the sidebar. ...

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  • Plan Unlimited Device Macbook Pro mid 2014 Operating System MacOS 10.13.5   My Question or Issue I use playlists heavily as a way to manage albums. For every album that i listen to regua...
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Spotify is too slow on my iMac and Macbook

PlanPremium Device(macbook air 2017 , iMac 2013 late)Operating System(mac osx) Spotify working too slow on my macs, It takes forever to load some playlists or search songs, singers. I reinstalled, cleaned ceache, did everything. I am really tired of ...

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  • Plan Premium     Device (macbook air 2017 ,  iMac 2013 late) Operating System (mac osx)   Spotify working too slow on my macs, It takes forever to load some playlists or ...
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Saved Songs Not Showing up

My "Songs" not showing up. When I click on My Songs all I get is some image that says go to browse. This doesnt happen on my iPhone just my MAC and all my playlists are fine.Un-Installing, Re-Installing Spotify, Logging Out and Restarting my MAC have...

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  •      My "Songs" not showing up.  When I click on My Songs all I get is some image that says go to browse.  This doesnt happen on my iPhone just my MAC and all my playlist...
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Superuser Contribution Can I make a playlist from just song links?

I know you can make a playlist by just copy/pasting the Spotify URI but in this case I only have the songs LINKS (example: https://open.spotify.com/track/7qCAVkHWZkF44OzOUKf8Cr?si=ElxTl91URn6Y-_CChQT6wQ) and it won't let me paste that into a playlist...

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  •   I know you can make a playlist by just copy/pasting the Spotify URI but in this case I only have the songs LINKS (example: https://open.spotify.com/track/7qCAVkHWZkF44OzOUKf8Cr?si=E...
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Local Files Create Duplicate Album Covers for Playlist Art

Okay, so I have a bit of a weird problem that I can't find anything about on these forums. You know how playlists have album art that accompany them? If a playlist has 4 or more albums, it should show four album covers next to the playlist in "your m...

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  • Okay, so I have a bit of a weird problem that I can't find anything about on these forums. You know how playlists have album art that accompany them? If a playlist has 4 or more albums, it should sho...
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How do I remove Discover Weekly?

I don't listen to this playlist and therefore don't want to see it. I have no option to hide or delete this list. Please help. I'm using a Samsung 5 in Canada. Thank you.

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  • I don't listen to this playlist and therefore don't want to see it. I have no option to hide or delete this list. Please help. I'm using a Samsung 5 in Canada. Thank you.  
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Sidebar width changes when hovering playlists

PlanPremiumCountryEstoniaDeviceMacbook Pro late 2016Operating SystemHigh Sierra 10.13.3 My Question or IssueSidebar width changes when playlist is hovered and therefor whole view is pushed to the right causing weird jumps.Added a video to demonstrate...

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  • Plan Premium Country Estonia Device Macbook Pro late 2016 Operating System High Sierra 10.13.3   My Question or Issue Sidebar width changes when playlist is hovered and therefor w...
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Shortcut documentation is inaccurate

PlanPremiumCountryAsk Facebook, ohh ... i don't have an account there anymore. DeviceMac ProOperating SystemOSX My Question or Issue Keyboard shortcuts have changed under our feet but documentation doesn't reflect that.https://support.spotify.com/us/...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Ask Facebook, ohh ... i don't have an account there anymore.    Device Mac Pro Operating System OSX   My Question or Issue   Keyboard shor...
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Song played is different from it's title

PlanFamily PremiumCountry Philippines DeviceiMacOperating Systemios My Question or Issue Different song is played upon playing 'Half Crazy' from Freestyle.

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  • Plan Family Premium Country  Philippines   Device iMac Operating System ios   My Question or Issue  Different song is played upon playing 'Half Crazy' from Freestyle.
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Touchbar Controls Gone

The macbook pro touchbar controls after the latest update are gone

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Superuser Contribution Artists Unfollowed

You have a community post saying solved but this issue has never been solved, artists continue to be unfollowed. in my case on my iPhone 6 runnnunt iOS 10, with a premium account there are still artists being unfollowed randomly and without any of my...

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  • You have a community post saying solved but this issue has never been solved, artists continue to be unfollowed.   in my case on my iPhone 6 runnnunt iOS 10, with a premium account there are s...
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Key combination changed

This week my keycombinations to skip/pause a song changed. They were on my mac keyboard, F7,F8,F9. It is very annoying, so my question is: does anybody know how I can change my keys back again?

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  •   This week my keycombinations to skip/pause a song changed. They were on my mac keyboard, F7,F8,F9. It is very annoying, so my question is: does anybody know how I can change my keys back agai...
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Key combination changed

This week my key combinations to skip/pause a song changed. They were f7,f8,f9 on my mac keyboard. Does anybody have any idea to set them back because this is very annoying.

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  • This week my key combinations to skip/pause a song changed. They were f7,f8,f9 on my mac keyboard. Does anybody have any idea to set them back because this is very annoying. 
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What does the time stamp at the right of "album" mean on the desktop app?

I assumed it was the time a song was added to a playlist, but I noticed that all songs in a playlist I have been listening to since almost 10 days say "20 hours ago", so it can't be that...

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  •   I assumed it was the time a song was added to a playlist, but I noticed that all songs in a playlist I have been listening to since almost 10 days say "20 hours ago", so it can't be that... ...
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Can only download some of my local files from the same album

Plan: PremiumCountry: U.S. I'm trying to add an album to my library that is not available on Spotify from my local files (an album I purchased on iTunes). I can add all the songs to a playlist, but I can only add one of the songs to my general song l...

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  •   Plan: Premium Country: U.S.   I'm trying to add an album to my library that is not available on Spotify from my local files (an album I purchased on iTunes). I can add all the songs t...
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Time/Length of Playlist no longer shows

Time/Length of playlist no longer shows. This is a no brainer. This a very BASIC feature. I use this app for my job & need to know the length of my playlists. Please add this feature back. I contacted Spotify support team & was told to leave a compla...

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  • Time/Length of playlist no longer shows. This is a no brainer. This a very BASIC feature. I use this app for my job & need to know the length of my playlists.   Please add this feature bac...
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Get rid of public playlists

I have these two playlists I follow but I want to make it private. The problem is that when I right click on the "make private" button, it still shows up public. How do I get rid of the two playlists off my public playlists?

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  • I have these two playlists I follow but I want to make it private. The problem is that when I right click on the "make private" button, it still shows up public. How do I get rid of the two playlists...
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