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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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1 song glitching/broken, always in the same place (only on desktop)

PlanPremiumCountryNew ZealandDeviceSurface (2018)Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueWhenever I go to play "Violent Crimes" by Kanye West on the desktop player, it will play 10 seconds but then the playhead will freeze. At this point I hav...

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  • Plan Premium Country New Zealand Device Surface (2018) Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Whenever I go to play "Violent Crimes" by Kanye West on the desktop player, it...
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Re-opening the artwork issue

This thread was closed due to it being open for too long. Even the forum thinks the issue is overdue...https://community.spotify.com/t5/forums/v3_1/forumtopicpage/board-id/desktop_mac/thread-id/66239/highlight/false/page/3 I doubt anything else reall...

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  • This thread was closed due to it being open for too long. Even the forum thinks the issue is overdue... https://community.spotify.com/t5/forums/v3_1/forumtopicpage/board-id/desktop_mac/thread-id/6...
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Songs that are available on my phone are 'unavailable' on my mac

PlanPremiumCountry AustraliaDeviceMacbook Pro late 2013Operating Systemlatest ios My Question or Issue For some reason, whilst all songs are available on my phone, when i play through my mac a load of songs that i usually listen to refuse to play and...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Australia Device Macbook Pro late 2013 Operating System latest ios   My Question or Issue  For some reason, whilst all songs are available on my phone, ...
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Solved!! Editing a playlist on Mac without affecting playlist on iPod touch?

Premium Plan in USA On Macbook Air & iPod TouchI'm new to Spotify and wondering if I can edit a playlist on the mac without affecting what's playing on the other attached device (iPod Touch). Is there any way to do this? Thanks for any pointers.

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  •   Premium Plan in USA  On Macbook Air & iPod Touch I'm new to Spotify and wondering if I can edit a playlist on the mac without affecting what's playing on the other a...
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*SOLVED*

my issue was solved and idk how to delete this so just ignore

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  • my issue was solved and idk how to delete this so just ignore 🙂
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Import from iTunes

Hello All, I am aware there are guides detailing how to add my local music to Spotify however, it does not work for me. I have managed to add iTunes as a local source and when viewing my local files in Spotify I can see them all however, I cannot add...

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  • Hello All,   I am aware there are guides detailing how to add my local music to Spotify however, it does not work for me.   I have managed to add iTunes as a local source and when viewi...
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[Bug] Reordering a whole folder under Playlists Section

Attempting to reorder a folder in Playlist section causes drag/reorder function to be disabled? I'm trying to organize my playlists list on the sidebar and can drag and reorder single playlists just fine. However, when I attempt to drag and reorder a...

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  • Attempting to reorder a folder in Playlist section causes drag/reorder function to be disabled?   I'm trying to organize my playlists list on the sidebar and can drag and reorder single playli...
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Friend activity feed not showing all friends?

So basically the friend activity feed usually works perfect for me it's just with one or two people we can't seem to see each others music instead they just show up in the more friends section for a bit and then dissapear. I've tried following and un...

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  • So basically the friend activity feed usually works perfect for me it's just with one or two people we can't seem to see each others music instead they just show up in the more friends section for a ...
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Having the "Can't play the current song" issue

I am on a 2017 Mac Book Pro (High Sierra OS) and I have a premium account. I was listening to music this morning with no problem, but this afternoon, all I am getting for any song choice is the error message: "Can't play the current song". There are ...

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  •   I am on a 2017 Mac Book Pro (High Sierra OS) and I have a premium account.  I was listening to music this morning with no problem, but this afternoon, all I am getting for any song choic...
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Version 0.8.5 stopped synchronizing playlists (= stopped working)

I have to use an old version (old computer, old programs... have to use OS 10.5.8 and Spotify 0.8.5 was the last Spotify version to connect etc etc..) Paying Spotify user for 5+ years. Version 0.8.5 has worked fine for years, but stopped just now (20...

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  • I have to use an old version (old computer, old programs... have to use OS 10.5.8 and Spotify 0.8.5 was the last Spotify version to connect etc etc..) Paying Spotify user for 5+ years.   Versi...
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Can't drag and drop songs into playlists

I don't know exaclty when this started happening, but I was used to drag and drop a song into my playlists with no problem in my Spotify app for Mac, now I just can't. The only way I manage to include a song into my playlist is by right click > add t...

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  • I don't know exaclty when this started happening, but I was used to drag and drop a song into my playlists with no problem in my Spotify app for Mac, now I just can't. The only way I manage to includ...
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Navegação e buscas pára de funcionar de repente

PlanPremiumCountryBrasilDevice(iPhone 5s, Imac)Operating System(iOS 10, Sierra) My Question or IssueQuando faço muitas buscas no Spotify, chega um momento em que ele fica na tela carregando e trava. Daí tenho que reiniciar para voltar a funcionar.Não...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brasil Device (iPhone 5s, Imac) Operating System (iOS 10, Sierra)   My Question or Issue Quando faço muitas buscas no Spotify, chega um momento em que ele fi...
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Meu nome não aparece nos resultados de busca.

PlanPremiumCountryBrasilDevice(iPhone 5s, Imac)Operating System(iOS 10, Sierra) My Question or IssueNão Consigo Encontrar meu perfil Ao busca-lo no Spotify. O resultado da Pesquisa e sempre Nenhum.

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  •   Plan Premium Country Brasil Device (iPhone 5s, Imac) Operating System (iOS 10, Sierra)   My Question or Issue Não Consigo Encontrar meu perfil Ao busca-lo no Spotify. O re...
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Spotify not loading album art and songs, also is going offline when I open the app

PlanPremiumCountry USDeviceMacBook Air (Mid 2012)Operating SystemOS X Yosemite My Question or Issue I have a strong internet connection yet when I open the Spotify app it is automatically set to offline until I turn my wifi off and on. When it finall...

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  • Plan Premium Country  US Device MacBook Air (Mid 2012) Operating System OS X Yosemite   My Question or Issue  I have a strong internet connection yet when I open the Spotify ...
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Hardware volume control Vs. Software volume control

What is the proper way to control the volume of the music without reducing the quality? Which method does spotify use to control the volume via. built in software control? It is my understanding that in order to keep the music in its original state o...

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  •      What is the proper way to control the volume of the music without reducing the quality? Which method does spotify use to control the volume via. built in software control?  ...
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ntlm or kerberos support

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DeviceMacbook Pro late 2016Operating System MacOSXMy Question or IssueHello,the proxy at work is not detected automatically by the app. if I apply the proxy manual (type http) the connection unfortunately does not work eithe...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany  Device Macbook Pro late 2016 Operating System  MacOSX My Question or Issue Hello, the proxy at work is not detected automatically by the app. if I ap...
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Open on startup setting resets to "minimised"

PlanPremiumCountryAustralia DeviceMacbook Pro 2017Operating SystemMacOS High Sierra My Question or IssueI continually go into the Spotify advanced settings in the Mac desktop app and for "Open Spotify automatically you log into the computer" I change...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia    Device Macbook Pro 2017 Operating System MacOS High Sierra   My Question or Issue I continually go into the Spotify advanced settings in th...
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Mac Desktop player Volume control and "Devices Available" issues.

Country USA Operating System(iOS 10.13.4) My Question or Issue I have a brand new imac set up with the latest os and Spotify desktop player installed. The rewind / play / forward control buttons on my apple keyboard is not working. When I click on th...

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  •   Country USA     Operating System (iOS 10.13.4)   My Question or Issue  I have a brand new imac set up with the latest os and Spotify desktop player instal...
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Frame drops with Hardware Acceleration enabled

Why does Hardware Acceleration make scrolling so laggy on my MBP (Retina 2012) ? I get about 50% less frames when enabled.Is this a Chromium or GPU issue? I'll leave it on disabled... for now.

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  • Why does Hardware Acceleration make scrolling so laggy on my MBP (Retina 2012) ? I get about 50% less frames when enabled. Is this a Chromium or GPU issue?   I'll leave it on disabled... for ...
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Add more personal options to email and connect

I work aiming to improve the customer experience for a living. One of the biggest things I noticed is that there is no easy way to reach a customer support team member at Spotify. I just canceled my subscription and was very delighted when I saw the ...

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  •    I work aiming to improve the customer experience for a living. One of the biggest things I noticed is that there is no easy way to reach a customer support team member at Spotify. I jus...
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