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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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very sluggish performance on Mac Desktop while Android Phone is great

PlanPremiumCountryUSA DeviceiMacOperating System10.13.6 My Question or Issue I've been using Spotify Premium for a number of years, but over the past few months the performance on my iMac is VERY SLUGGISH. At times its so bad, I've had to use my Andr...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA   Device iMac Operating System 10.13.6   My Question or Issue   I've been using Spotify Premium for a number of years, but over the past few m...
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Solved!! Can't view my songs

Hi,I can't view my songs it says go to browse. I deleted spotify and reinstalled twice but the same issue happened again. Can you help me please?can't view my songs?!PremiumTurkeyMacBook ProiOS 10

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  • Hi, I can't view my songs it says go to browse. I deleted spotify and reinstalled twice but the same issue happened again. Can you help me please? can't view my songs?! Premium Turkey MacBoo...
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NUVO and Spotify Playlists

PlanPremiumCountry USA My Question or Issue Help please from the communityI have a NUVO concerto/Vangurad system that uptil 72 hrs ago had Spotify working perfectly. Now I have no playlists. Have reset the NUVO servers and alos relaoded Spotify accou...

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  •   Plan Premium Country USA       My Question or Issue  Help please from the community I have a NUVO concerto/Vangurad system that uptil 72 hrs ago had Spotify workin...
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Repeatedly removing songs from filtered playlist becomes increasingly slow

Plan: PremiumCountry: USADevice: Macbook Pro 2017Operating System: High Sierra I've been organizing my music into genre playlists recently. To do that I have an 'unsorted' playlist, which I remove songs from when I put them in a particular genre play...

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  • Plan: Premium Country: USA Device: Macbook Pro 2017 Operating System: High Sierra   I've been organizing my music into genre playlists recently. To do that I have an 'unsorted' playlist, ...
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[Bug] Deleting items from play queue deletes entire queue

PlanPremium (Family) CountryUSA DeviceMacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015) Operating SystemmacOS High Sierra 10.13.6 (17G65) Spotify Version1.0.85.259.g4ab01679 ExpectedI wish to delete a portion of my play queue while leaving the rest intact. Act...

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  • Plan Premium (Family)   Country USA   Device MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015)   Operating System macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 (17G65)   Spotify Version 1.0.8...
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Error code 17 Spotify on Mac

None of thscreenshot of error message PlanPremium (Yet to be reactivated after card expired)Country USADevice(Macbook Pro 2017 - A1706)Operating System(MacOS High Sierra version 10.13.6 - 17G65) My Question or Issuei can login to my spotify account o...

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  • None of th screenshot of error message   Plan Premium (Yet to be reactivated after card expired) Country  USA Device (Macbook Pro 2017 - A1706) Operating System (MacOS High Si...
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error code 37 - mac

premium user - mac with latest update. at first, on the app, spotify was telling me I was offline, over and over. so I uninstalled and redownloaded. the download failed multiple times and then finally worked, no clue why, and now it says I have a pro...

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  • premium user - mac with latest update.  at first, on the app, spotify was telling me I was offline, over and over. so I uninstalled and redownloaded. the download failed multiple times and then...
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(MACBOOK PRO) Volume Changes continuously during all songs all the time

Plan - PremiumCountry - USA Device - Macbook Pro - Mid 2015Operating System - High Sierra My Question or Issue: When using the Desktop App - the volume of a song continuously changes throughout the song. To the point where the app is completely unusa...

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  • Plan - Premium Country - USA   Device - Macbook Pro - Mid 2015 Operating System - High Sierra   My Question or Issue: When using the Desktop App - the volume of a song ...
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my spotify wont let me change the playlist picture

My Question or Issue my spotify wont let me change the playlist picture on my macbook and it keeps saying "this image is too small. It must be at least 300x300" and i make sure the picture I am trying to upload is over 300x300 but it still will not l...

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  •     My Question or Issue  my spotify wont let me change the playlist picture on my macbook and it keeps saying "this image is too small. It must be at least 300x300" and i make sure...
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Spotify incredible slow on Mac

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DeviceiMac 21.5" late 2015, 8GB RAM, 1TB FusionDriveOperating SystemMacOS HighSierra My Question or IssueHi,I have used all the tips I found on the internet to solve my problems with the Mac app. But it is hopeless. The app ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany   Device iMac 21.5" late 2015, 8GB RAM, 1TB FusionDrive Operating System MacOS HighSierra   My Question or Issue Hi, I have used all the tips I foun...
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Solved!! Macbook Not Connecting to Iphone

So, once day the Spotify web player couldn't play songs anymore. Everything works fine except for playing songs. Whenever I click the play button, nothing happens. I did some research in the Spotify community and found that the most common cause for ...

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  •     So, once day the Spotify web player couldn't play songs anymore. Everything works fine except for playing songs. Whenever I click the play button, nothing happens. I did some research...
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Conta Premium

Ola Desde que iniciei conta premium que o meu Spotify deixou de dar no meu PC (MAC). Ele funciona no telemovel mas no PC nao dá. Já desintalei e voltei a instalar e nao dá. Parece que arranca mas depois desaparece do ecrã.O que posso fazer???Obrigado...

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  • Ola   Desde que iniciei conta premium que o meu Spotify deixou de dar no meu PC (MAC). Ele funciona no telemovel mas no PC nao dá. Já desintalei e voltei a instalar e nao dá. Parece que arranc...
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Spotify not displaying songs

PlanPremiumCountry MalaysiaDeviceMacbook Pro 2017Operating Systemmac OS High Sierra version 10.13.5 My Question or Issue My favourite songs are not displaying at my favourite songs section, my spotify version is up to date. I've tried reinstalling sp...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Malaysia Device Macbook Pro 2017 Operating System mac OS High Sierra version 10.13.5   My Question or Issue  My favourite songs are not displaying at my...
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Solved!! Not able to manually rearrange songs in playlist Mac Desktop

PlanPremiumCountry CanadaDeviceMacbook 2012Operating SystemiOS 10 My Question or Issue I cannot manually rearrange the order of my tracks in a playlist. I can drag it to a new location, but it will not stay there.

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  • Plan Premium Country  Canada Device Macbook 2012 Operating System iOS 10   My Question or Issue  I cannot manually rearrange the order of my tracks in a playlist. I can drag ...
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Spotify can't play this right now. If you have the file on your computer, you can import it.

Plan : PremiumCountry: USA Device: MacBook ProOperating System: High Sierra 10.13.6 I have several playlists that I created many years ago and they all play fine on my home computer and my iPhone but when I go to my work computer, I get this message:...

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  • Plan : Premium Country: USA   Device: MacBook Pro Operating System: High Sierra 10.13.6   I have several playlists that I created many years ago and they all play fine on my home...
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Like button doesn't mark

PlanPremiumCountryCochabamba, BoliviaDeviceMacbook Pro late 2016 early 2011Operating SystemmacOS High Sierra My Question or Issue When I hit Thumb up in the Desktop Application, nothing happens, the icon doesn't mark as clicked and if you are on a 'b...

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  • Plan Premium Country Cochabamba, Bolivia Device Macbook Pro late 2016 early 2011 Operating System macOS High Sierra   My Question or Issue  When I hit Thumb up in the Desktop Appl...
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Friend feed not showing friend activity for 2-3 months

PlanPremiumCountry United StatesDeviceMacbook ProOperating System My Question or IssueMy friend feed hasn't showed any friend activity for about 2-3 months now. Not too long ago it showed what the people I'm following are listening to, but the inform...

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  • Plan Premium Country  United States Device Macbook Pro Operating System     My Question or Issue My friend feed hasn't showed any friend activity for about 2-3 months now. N...
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Spotify only shuffles remixes

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceMacbookOperating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue Spotify only shuffles remixes even though I'm trying to shuffle all songs. I already tried restarting the program but it won't work

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device Macbook Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  Spotify only shuffles remixes even though I'm try...
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Hmm the Friend Feed Failed to Load

Plan: PremiumCountry: USA DeviceMacbook Pro late 2016 Operating SystemMacOS High Sierra 10.13.6 My Question or IssueFor some time now, the Friend Feed on the right side has been displaying the same message "Hmm the Friend Feed failed to load". I usua...

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  •   Plan: Premium Country: USA   Device Macbook Pro late 2016   Operating System MacOS High Sierra 10.13.6   My Question or Issue For some time now, the Friend Feed on th...
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Album cover not in corner of screen

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceMacbook Air My Question or IssueIn the bottom left corner of Spotify I used to be able to see the album cover art for the song I was listening to, but I can't see this anymore. I clicked on it one time, and it's b...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Macbook Air     My Question or Issue In the bottom left corner of Spotify I used to be able to see the album cover art for the song I...
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