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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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Discover Weekly Hasn't Updated Since 2015, Nothing Syncs

I've been a spotify member since 2015, and when I recently (this month) signed up for premium, I expected a little more, like updated Discover playlists and syncing between phone and desktop apps (recently played, playlists, etc.) I have tried going ...

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  • I've been a spotify member since 2015, and when I recently (this month) signed up for premium, I expected a little more, like updated Discover playlists and syncing between phone and desktop apps (re...
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Discover Weekly and Radar Release playlists not updating

Hi! Last Friday my Radar Release playlist didn't update (it updated during the weekend) and today my Discover Weekly playlist hasn't yet been updated.I have tried on desktop (Windows), iPhone and web, restarting the app and checking if my location ti...

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  • Hi! Last Friday my Radar Release playlist didn't update (it updated during the weekend) and today my Discover Weekly playlist hasn't yet been updated. I have tried on desktop (Windows), iPhone and w...
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DISCOVER MODE - NEW RELEASES

A very small amount of my "DISCOVER" mode seems to be related to the country I live in and not the music I listen to or the artists I follow. It was a feature that seemed to be very on point at first and has now got some very generalizing algorithms ...

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  • A very small amount of my "DISCOVER" mode seems to be related to the country I live in and not the music I listen to or the artists I follow. It was a feature that seemed to be very on point at first...
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Solved!! Can't download a playlist to another computer

Hello I use Spotify prenium on three of my devices, a windows pc, a mac and my iphone. I added local files to a playlist. on my iphone I was able to download the playlist in question but on my mac it does not matter, it's still waiting. I tried to re...

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  • Hello I use Spotify prenium on three of my devices, a windows pc, a mac and my iphone. I added local files to a playlist. on my iphone I was able to download the playlist in question but on my mac it...
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Alphabetize Playlist in Desktop app

I find it interesting that I can do this via the Iphone app, but that I cannot do it in the Desktop app. Additionally it would be great for both to sync- so if I change the order on one device it would refelct on the other. Does anyone know how to ch...

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  • I find it interesting that I can do this via the Iphone app, but that I cannot do it in the Desktop app. Additionally it would be great for both to sync- so if I change the order on one device it wou...
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added songs out of order

the songs i've added to my library are out of order. i've logged out, logged back in, deleted and redownloaded the app. it's driving me crazy please help me fix it

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  • the songs i've added to my library are out of order. i've logged out, logged back in, deleted and redownloaded the app. it's driving me crazy please help me fix it
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spotify on mac keeps crashing when I open it

I am using a MAC computer and everytime I open spotify it imediately crashes. I have turned off and on my computer and it didnt help. What do I do?

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  • I am using a MAC computer and everytime I open spotify it imediately crashes. I have turned off and on my computer and it didnt help. What do I do?
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How to "replace" my own music for Spotify music ?

Hello guys, I'm new on spotify and I need some help. I add to my spotify my old library (around 1400 songs) and i would like to "replace" them for the one of Spotify because metadatas are wrong. For example, I have "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger" ...

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  • Hello guys,   I'm new on spotify and I need some help. I add to my spotify my old library (around 1400 songs) and i would like to "replace" them for the one of Spotify because metada...
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Playback pausing when imac sleeps

Did a pram reset on my imac and now when the computer goes to sleep, Spotify stops playing. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

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  • Did a pram reset on my imac and now when the computer goes to sleep, Spotify stops playing. Any help would be greatly appreciated! 
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"publish my activity on spotify" resetting to 'off' every time the desktop application is closed.

The subject of this post exhausts all the content of my issue. Can someone help me get this to stop happening? It's preeeetttyy annoying having to go in and switch it back on every time I open the app. Thanks in advance for any help!!

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  • The subject of this post exhausts all the content of my issue. Can someone help me get this to stop happening? It's preeeetttyy annoying having to go in and switch it back on every time I open the ap...
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I cant publish my activity on Spotify.

For some reason it doesnt save the change when i turn it on, and im not in a private session. Does anybody knows what could i do? Other changes in Display Options or anything else are working. Its just the changes i make on the "Social" settings that...

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  • For some reason it doesnt save the change when i turn it on, and im not in a private session. Does anybody knows what could i do? Other changes in Display Options or anything else are working. Its ju...
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mp3

Is there anyway to add a mp3 song to my Spotify library?

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  • Is there anyway to add a mp3 song to my Spotify library?
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songs

When I click on my "songs" tab, there is a list of random songs that I did not download. Why wont it show all the songs from all my playlists in one spot?

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  • When I click on my "songs" tab, there is a list of random songs that I did not download. Why wont it show all the songs from all my playlists in one spot?
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everytime spotify starts up it starts up with the same song

its been going on for days. everytime my windows pc starts its from the same song no matter what i listened to before i turned off my pc.can someone help ,please? Thank you

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  • its been going on for days. everytime my windows pc starts its from the same song no matter what i listened to before i turned off my pc. can someone help ,please?   Thank you
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Cant play the current song

So I've been using Spotify without any major problems.Today, when I went to the settings menu, I've turned on the high quality transmission. After that, every single song I play on spotify, freezes after a few seconds and dispaly the message that "ca...

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  • So I've been using Spotify without any major problems. Today, when I went to the settings menu, I've turned on the high quality transmission.  After that, every single song I play on spotify...
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Problems with button on Macbook apps

Hi, I use the software on my MacBook 10.13.2. but when i work i can use the button Play and Next, How repare that ? Thank's !!

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  • Hi,  I use the software on my MacBook 10.13.2. but when i work i can use the button Play and Next,  How repare that ?    Thank's !! 
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Solved!! Discover weekly songs in different languages

Hello.I personally am a great supporter of spotify. My discover weekly playlists are always great, but recently, diffrent language songs that I neither know nor speak is popping up in my discover weekly section. Can someone help me?By the way, here i...

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  • Hello. I personally am a great supporter of spotify. My discover weekly playlists are always great, but recently, diffrent language songs that I neither know nor speak is popping up in my discover w...
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Music Loudness

Spotify isn't playing as loud as it could on desktop when my volume is all the way up, but when I go on the online version its super loud???

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  • Spotify isn't playing as loud as it could on desktop when my volume is all the way up, but when I go on the online version its super loud???  
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Add MP3's to Spotify / MP3 Folders to Playlists

Please read carefully I have a huge amount of MP3s from back in the days. I would like to add those to Spotify BUT not integrating the local files into spotify as a link. So I am not looking for spotify to play my local files. I want spotify to recog...

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  • Please read carefully 😉   I have a huge amount of MP3s from back in the days. I would like to add those to Spotify BUT not integrating the local files into spotify as a link. So I am not look...
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