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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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Itunes and spotify, which tracks do i have?

PlanPremiumCountryUK DeviceIPHONE 7Operating SystemHIGH OS SIERRA My Question or IssueWould there be a quick way to see which of my itunes tracks are in the spotify catalog? any in built software or third party programs?thankshesh

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  • Plan Premium Country UK  Device IPHONE 7 Operating System HIGH OS SIERRA   My Question or Issue Would there be a quick way to see which of my itunes tracks are in the spotify cata...
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Editing music on Spotify

Hello. I am currently an apple music user. Although apple music is nice, I like Spotify better just in general. It does a better job than apple at music personalization, radio, etc. however, the only thing keeping me away from Spotify is that seems l...

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  • Hello. I am currently an apple music user. Although apple music is nice, I like Spotify better just in general. It does a better job than apple at music personalization, radio, etc. however, the...
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Solved!! Local files and playlists

PlanFree/Premium familyCountry UK Deviceiphone 7Operating SystemMac high sierra My Question or Issuei am new to spotify. I apologise if this has been posted, but i cannot find a similar post elsewhere. I have several albums on itunes that are not on ...

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  • Plan Free/Premium family Country UK   Device iphone 7 Operating System Mac high sierra   My Question or Issue i am new to spotify. I apologise if this has been posted, but i canno...
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how to download / import itunes playlists?

hi i m trying to export my itunes playlist. I ve seen you need to thick the box "share XLM library file" in itunes. Which i did (picture 1). Then in Spotify, in the "file" menu it should be a "import playlists" possibility. But it doesn't appear on m...

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  • hi    i m trying to export my itunes playlist. I ve seen you need to thick the box "share XLM library file" in itunes. Which i did (picture 1). Then in Spotify, in the "file" menu it shou...
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Profile and playlists do not appear on search - account linked to Facebook

PlanPremiumCountryTurkeyDevice(iPhone X, Macbook Air late 2016)Operating System(iOS 11) My Question or Issue Hi. I have recently realized that my friends cannot find my profile or my playlists through searching my name (or the name of the playlists)....

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  • Plan Premium Country Turkey Device (iPhone X, Macbook Air late 2016) Operating System (iOS 11)   My Question or Issue  Hi. I have recently realized that my friends cannot fin...
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problems to listen in mac ... no load

problems to listen in mac application ... no load remains loading without being able to select music for 1 week

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  • problems to listen in mac application ... no load remains loading without being able to select music for 1 week
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Album art not showing up next to song

PlanPremiumCountry USDeviceMacbook airOperating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue i clicked the down arrow on the album cover to minimize it like it usually does, but this time it completely disappeared and i have no ...

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  • Plan Premium Country  US Device Macbook air Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  i clicked the down arrow on the album cover ...
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Converting/replacing 'local' files with online/Spotify versions

Hi I have a playlist in Spotify of over 700 tracks imported from iTunes, all of which were 'local' files. Sadly, due to a hardware failure I've since lost my iTunes library. Is there any way to do a search or scan to replace the 'local' files in the ...

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  • Hi   I have a playlist in Spotify of over 700 tracks imported from iTunes, all of which were 'local' files. Sadly, due to a hardware failure I've since lost my iTunes library.    I...
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Solved!! deleting songs from library

There are all these RANDOM songs in my library that I can't get rid of!Help.

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  • There are all these RANDOM songs in my library that I can't get rid of! Help.
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Songs Purchased from iTunes Store Will Not Play

PlanPremiumCountryUnited States of AmericaDeviceiMac mid-2017Operating SystemMacOS High Sierra 10.13.4 My Question or IssueHello. I've had Spotify Premium for about 3-4 weeks now, so I hope you can tell me what I'm doing wrong. I have successfully li...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States of America Device iMac mid-2017 Operating System MacOS High Sierra 10.13.4   My Question or Issue Hello. I've had Spotify Premium for about 3-4 weeks...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Discover weekly playlist not updating

I'm having trouble with my discover weekly playlist, it's stopped updating every week and I don't know how to fix it. It's been a month now with the same songs and won't update. Please help!

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  • I'm having trouble with my discover weekly playlist, it's stopped updating every week and I don't know how to fix it. It's been a month now with the same songs and won't update. Please help!
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Can't play new songs, pause music or do anything

UPDATE: Came back this evening, seems to be working fine. Not sure what the cause of the error was. Advice would still be appreciated. Premium US user Macbook Air early 2015 Sierra 10.12.3 I quit Spotify earlier in the day. I opened it again and the ...

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  •  UPDATE: Came back this evening, seems to be working fine. Not sure what the cause of the error was. Advice would still be appreciated.    Premium US user Macbook Air early 2015 Sier...
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Friends Activity is not updated regularly

I know many people have this problem and there are may topics about it. It has been nearly one month that my friends activity status does not work regularly. Things I have done so far: -I uninstalled and re-installed the program. NOTHING CHANGED. -I ...

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  • I know many people have this problem and there are may topics about it. It has been nearly one month that my friends activity status does not work regularly. Things I have done so far: -I uninstalled...
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Spotify won't play anything after the first song i choose

Once I load the spotify app on my mac I can pick one song to play and it plays correctly. If i want to pick another song though, the audio of the new song starts playing but nothing else, like the album art, the length bar on the bottom, or even the ...

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  •   Once I load the spotify app on my mac I can pick one song to play and it plays correctly.  If i want to pick another song though, the audio of the new song starts playing but nothing els...
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Scrobbles to Last.FM not working properly

Hi all! Not sure if Spotify is the best place to look for this or if I should reach out to Last.fm. Recently, my scrobbles have not been saving. I'm able to see that Last.fm recognizes the song I'm listening to, but when the next song comes on it doe...

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  • Hi all!   Not sure if Spotify is the best place to look for this or if I should reach out to Last.fm. Recently, my scrobbles have not been saving. I'm able to see that Last.fm recognizes ...
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Advanced settings not saving

Hello!! I tried to save these setting in advanced settings and it doesn't work. Every time I close Spotify and restart it, I have to chance the settings again because it did not save itSee picture! Thanks!!

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  • Hello!!   I tried to save these setting in advanced settings and it doesn't work.   Every time I close Spotify and restart it, I have to chance the settings again because it did not sav...
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Explicit Content Not Playing

PlanPremiumCountry DeviceMacbook Pro late 2016Operating SystemOsx Sierra My Question or Issue My Spotify recently started blocking me from listening to explicit content. This is only happening on my computer, not on my phone. From what I have seen on...

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  • Plan Premium Country   Device Macbook Pro late 2016 Operating System Osx Sierra   My Question or Issue  My Spotify recently started blocking me from listening to explicit con...
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Album cover art isn't showing up anymore in the now playing section on the bottom left :(

This has been going on since this week for me. I also get this glitch where it says it's playing one song, but its actually playing another song PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceMacbook pro My Question or Issue

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  • This has been going on since this week for me. I also get this glitch where it says it's playing one song, but its actually playing another song 😞   Plan Premium Country UK Device Macb...
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Spotify limits itself to title search in playlist

PlanPremium (Family)CountryUnited States DeviceMacBook ProOperating SystemHigh Sierra My Question or IssueBrief description of the issue:After searching for a song in a playlist, only titles with the search string will play, even after closing out th...

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  • Plan Premium (Family) Country United States   Device MacBook Pro Operating System High Sierra   My Question or Issue Brief description of the issue: After searching for a son...
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Your Library / Songs is empty

I just logged in the same way I always do, so I'm in the correct account, but it seems my "Songs" folder is empty. Where have all my saved songs gone?

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  • I just logged in the same way I always do, so I'm in the correct account, but it seems my "Songs" folder is empty.  Where have all my saved songs gone? 
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