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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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Error code 3

I can't login to Spotify on my macbook. I reinstalled Spotify. I can't login neither via facebook nor directly, both using my username or my email. I tried another account, can't login either, although this one is working on other devices. How can th...

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  • I can't login to Spotify on my macbook. I reinstalled Spotify. I can't login neither via facebook nor directly, both using my username or my email. I tried another account, can't login either, althou...
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Solved!! Genres/Moods - Don't display any playlists

UPDATE from Matt Suda (Community Rock Star): This should now be fixed! Thanks for your patience. Selecting: Browse -> Genres/Moods -> Any genre/mood -> No playlists Tried restarting. Happens on a friends Mac too (same versions). However, it doesn't h...

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  • UPDATE from Matt Suda (Community Rock Star):   This should now be fixed! Thanks for your patience.    Selecting: Browse -> Genres/Moods -> Any genre/mood -> No pl...
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[Mac] Minor bugs

hey!you might have seen my other post already: Mac-Desktop-app-blackout-other-problems so, it certainly seems that some of these problems were already fixed ...but two little bugs remain since months:whenever i use the search bar and would like to ma...

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  • hey! you might have seen my other post already: Mac-Desktop-app-blackout-other-problems   so, it certainly seems that some of these problems were already fixed ... but two little bugs re...
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External storage for downloaded cache

So, I want to store all downloaded songs on external storage, and I've chosen in preferences the location of offline songs storage, but the heaviest part is located /Users/user/Library/Caches/com.spotify.client/Data. Is there any way to move that on ...

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  • So, I want to store all downloaded songs on external storage, and I've chosen in preferences the location of offline songs storage, but the heaviest part is located /Users/user/Library/Caches/co...
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Deleting unavailable songs

As you can see in the photo i have attached, some of my songs are grey and they do not play. I had imported them from my itunes then deleted my itunes as i did not realise it would affect my spotify. I would really like to delete those songa that i c...

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  • As you can see in the photo i have attached, some of my songs are grey and they do not play.   I had imported them from my itunes then deleted my itunes as i did not realise it would affect my...
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Artwork showing in bottom left corner only

Album artwork only shows in the bottom left corner of the desktop application. This occurs when streaming while tethered to my mobile phone but does not seem to happen when connected via Ethernet.

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  • Album artwork only shows in the bottom left corner of the desktop application.   This occurs when streaming while tethered to my mobile phone but does not seem to happen when connected vi...
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spotify_helper RAM usage dramatically increasing when navigating to Artist Page

I periodically have to force quit out of the Spotify application due to this memory leak. The application takes up to a 1.5 gb over the course of a day. Spotify Client: 1.0.70.388.g8e1ed5af Steps to reproduce1. Open the activity monitor, find spotify...

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  • I periodically have to force quit out of the Spotify application due to this memory leak. The application takes up to a 1.5 gb over the course of a day.     Spotify Client: 1.0....
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Mac Sierra High 10.13.4 is not installing Spotify

Hi!I just updated yesterday to the last Mac Sierra High and then tried to install Spotify. The download is fine, the problem is that when I launch the install software says "Fail in the download. New try in xx seconds" and then ask me to download it ...

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  • Hi! I just updated yesterday to the last Mac Sierra High and then tried to install Spotify. The download is fine, the problem is that when I launch the install software says "Fail in the download. N...
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Spotify Mac App Freezes Transition Animations

If spotify app is in visible state in any of your full screen views (including desktop) and if you are switching to that view from another, transition animation freezes in the middle approximately 500ms. This happens when you maximize your minimized ...

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  •   If spotify app is in visible state in any of your full screen views (including desktop) and if you are switching to that view from another, transition animation freezes in the middle app...
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Cannot add local files to spotify

Hi there, Is there anyone know why "add a source" isn't work? I can't add my local files.

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  • Hi there,   Is there anyone know why "add a source" isn't work?  I can't add my local files.
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Shared Playlist Shows Up Empty

I specifically upgraded to Spotify Premium so that I could share iTunes playlists with my yogs students. Unfortunately, despite numerous attempts, the links I send to them continually turn up as empty playlists! When I open my own account, the same p...

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  • ...mpty playlists! When I open my own account, the same playlist contains 17 songs. What the heck am I doing wrong?? (The playlist is public, not private. What else can I do to troubleshoot?)
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Activity Feed Not Showing

I have the option checked under settings to display the right sidebar and it's not doing so. I've refreshed and restarted. Help dammit.

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  • I have the option checked under settings to display the right sidebar and it's not doing so. I've refreshed and restarted. Help dammit.
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Solved!! Is there a way to make the 'Your Top Songs 2017' playlist public?

A bit late (and hopefully I used the right location for this), but I'm trying to make the Your Top Songs 2017 playlist public and I'm not given the option to do so. Is it possible to make the playlist public? Thanks!

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  • A bit late (and hopefully I used the right location for this), but I'm trying to make the Your Top Songs 2017 playlist public and I'm not given the option to do so. Is it possible to m...
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spotify famille

J'ai souscris un abonnement spotify famille, mais lorsqu'un des menbre de la famille se connecte cela supprime la musique de celui qui écoutait. Comment faire pour écouter chacun sa propre musique sur ses appareils ?

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  • J'ai souscris un abonnement spotify famille, mais lorsqu'un des menbre de la famille se connecte cela supprime la musique de celui qui écoutait. Comment faire pour écouter chacun sa propre musique su...
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Spotify Opening Automatically On Computer Startup

Since upgrading to macOS High Sierra Spotify has been opening up on computer startup. Found that the Spotify / Preference / Settings / Advance Setting / Startup & Window Behavior / Open Spotify automatically after you log into the computer / option w...

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  • Since upgrading to macOS High Sierra Spotify has been opening up on computer startup.  Found that the Spotify / Preference / Settings / Advance Setting / Startup & Window Behavior / Ope...
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Ads do not play at all

Hi! I have happened upon a strange problem in the newest version of Spotify. Not being a premium user, I managed by accident to skip an ad. Thus it did not play, something that has never occurred before - in the older version there would be a pop up ...

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  • Hi! I have happened upon a strange problem in the newest version of Spotify. Not being a premium user, I managed by accident to skip an ad. Thus it did not play, something that has never occurred bef...
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Spotify

Hi is spotify without premium free?

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  • Hi   is spotify without premium free?
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Can't pause/play or change track with keys on mac...

Used to be able to use the pause/play button and changing tracks button, keys (F7,F8 and F9) but it does not work anymore. Not sure why?!???

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  • Used to be able to use the pause/play button and changing tracks button, keys (F7,F8 and F9) but it does not work anymore. Not sure why?!???
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Local Files and Spotify Connect?

I have two MacOS systems with Spotify installed on the same network. I tend to use System A as a remote for System B, which has some nice speakers attached. Both systems are connected to the same NAS with my local files with Spotify configured to use...

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  • I have two MacOS systems with Spotify installed on the same network.  I tend to use System A as a remote for System B, which has some nice speakers attached.    Both systems are conn...
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Itunes songs not visible in app

Hi all, First I tried so search for this subject, but I found only topics that werent 100% the same and the solutions given didn' t help. But sorry if I missed one and this is a double topic. I imported itunes songs into spotify. On spotify desktop a...

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  • Hi all,   First I tried so search for this subject, but I found only topics that werent 100% the same and the solutions given didn' t help. But sorry if I missed one and this is a double topic...
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