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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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Remove album art

Can I remove the viewing of album art? Some of the art is just plain inappropriate and racy and I really don't need to be seeing it consistently. Any help?

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  • Can I remove the viewing of album art?  Some of the art is just plain inappropriate and racy and I really don't need to be seeing it consistently. Any help?
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I cannot see the recently played tracks by friends

since a few days I cannot see the recently played tracks of any of my friends.Alle it shows under "recent activity" is a blank.I've tried everything in the preferences menu, ticked all the sharing buttons to yes but still nothing.Who knows hoe te fix...

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  • since a few days I cannot see the recently played tracks of any of my friends.Alle it shows under "recent activity" is a blank.I've tried everything in the preferences menu, ticked all the sharing bu...
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Why doesn't Spotify for mac have an equalizer?

Can we please have an equalizer for the mac desktop app?

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  • Can we please have an equalizer for the mac desktop app?
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[Desktop][Mac] Function/media keys (play/pause, next, previous) not working

Function keys have been broken since last Spotify update. macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 Spotify version 1.0.75.483.g7ff4a0dc

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  • Function keys have been broken since last Spotify update.   macOS High Sierra 10.13.3   Spotify version 1.0.75.483.g7ff4a0dc  
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Remove "i'm with the banned" playlist, it is insulting

If you stand with artists from the nations of the travel banned, then can you explain why you banned the same people from these nations to use your service? if you are not allowed to let Iranian people use your services and forced to ban us, then ple...

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  • If you stand with artists from the nations of the travel banned, then can you explain why you banned the same people from these nations to use your service? if you are not allowed to let Iranian...
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This Song Is Unavailable. If you have the file on your computer you can import it.

I deleted my iTunes folder on my Mac because it was taking a lot of space.Now, on Spotify the songs that I deleted cannot be played and show a "This Song Is Unavailable. If you have the file on your computer you can import it. " These are the same so...

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  • I deleted my iTunes folder on my Mac because it was taking a lot of space. Now, on Spotify the songs that I deleted cannot be played and show a "This Song Is Unavailable. If you have the file on you...
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[Desktop] Update local files

Hello, I've been trying to update my local files list, but when I change the folders nothing happens, it keeps appearing the 4K+ songs that I have in my music, but not the 2 new folders i've been trying to replace it with. (Sorry in advance if my eng...

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  • Hello, I've been trying to update my local files list, but when I change the folders nothing happens, it keeps appearing the 4K+ songs that I have in my music, but not the 2 new folders i've been try...
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MacOS High Sierra Spotify Frame Rate

I recently upgraded to High Sierra, and now my Spotify app is really slow and choppy. For example, when scrolling, the frame rate is way slower. Another example is when I have spotify open in a different desktop, and when I slide over to that desktop...

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  • I recently upgraded to High Sierra, and now my Spotify app is really slow and choppy.   For example, when scrolling, the frame rate is way slower. Another example is when I have spotify o...
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'Cant play the current track' issue is back

Hi there Spotifyers!!Anyone experiencing this type of problem since yesterday? For me it started yesterday (Desktop Mac) when listening to Genres & Moods playlists and it's getting worse and worse. Today it is impossible to listen straight to a song,...

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  • Hi there Spotifyers!! Anyone experiencing this type of problem since yesterday?  For me it started yesterday (Desktop Mac) when listening to Genres & Moods playlists  and it's getting...
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Disable Browse on desktop app (Mac OS)

Every time I open Spotify I am prompted to listen to a bunch of playlists that I do not want to even have to look at. Is there a way to disable the Browse tab, or at least open Spotify on my Mac to literally any other section or playlist? There is a ...

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  • Every time I open Spotify I am prompted to listen to a bunch of playlists that I do not want to even have to look at. Is there a way to disable the Browse tab, or at least open Spotify on my Mac to l...
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Where to find music files on mac computer ?

Hi, I've been looking everywhere on my computer and I did'nt find the path library/application support/spotify/persistentcache/storage. It looks like I have no folder called ''spotify'' on my computer... Please help me.. I just want find all the spot...

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  • Hi,  I've been looking everywhere on my computer and I did'nt find the path library/application support/spotify/persistentcache/storage. It looks like I have no folder called ''spotif...
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Solved!! Turn off spacebar pause function

Does anyone know how I can turn off the spacebar pause function? Every time I try to search for a track or artist and hit the space key it stops/starts my music. This has only just started happening and it's driving me nuts!! Also I'm unable to put s...

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  • Does anyone know how I can turn off the spacebar pause function?  Every time I try to search for a track or artist and hit the space key it stops/starts my music.  This has only just starte...
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Unable to Hide my Recently Played Artists

Hello, I'm trying to hide my recently played artists but when I turn off the feature in the preferences it keeps turning on again everytime I open the app. If somebody could help that would be nice...

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  • Hello,   I'm trying to hide my recently played artists but when I turn off the feature in the preferences it keeps turning on again everytime I open the app.   If somebody could he...
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Solved!! Spotify app doesn't open on MacBook Pro

I am trying to install the app on my MacBook Pro to manage my artist account but doesn't work. Tried to reinstall but still not.That's what happens when I open And stays that way endlessly. If I try to close, it freezes and I have to force close.

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  • I am trying to install the app on my MacBook Pro to manage my artist account but doesn't work. Tried to reinstall but still not. That's what happens when I open   And stays that way&nbsp...
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Spotify keeps opening on startup even with settings turned off.

Hi, I'm having an issue where I change the settings so that "Open Spotify automatically when you log into the computer" is set to "no", but despite this, if I exit Spotify and restart the program, my settings default back to "yes". Consequently, I ca...

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  • Hi, I'm having an issue where I change the settings so that "Open Spotify automatically when you log into the computer" is set to "no", but despite this, if I exit Spotify and restart the program, my...
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My spotify won't open

My spotify wont open, its just thinking. It has been thinking for a couple of days now and wont stop. I don't know what to do about it... i have tried to delete spotify and reinstall it, but it is just doing it over again... i have a macbook air i re...

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  • My spotify wont open, its just thinking. It has been thinking for a couple of days now and wont stop. I don't know what to do about it... i have tried to delete spotify and reinstall it, but it is ju...
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Bug: Last.fm connection disconnected

Hi, it has happened several times over the years that the Last.fm connection has been disconnected. Has happened on Desktop (Win and Mac) and on Mobile (Iphone).

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  • Hi,   it has happened several times over the years that the Last.fm connection has been disconnected.   Has happened on Desktop (Win and Mac) and on Mobile (Iphone).
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Solved!! Unable to scrub through a track using touch bar (macOS High Sierra)

I'm using a MacBook Pro (2016 with touch-bar) running macOS High Sierra (10.13.3). With spotify running in the background, I'm able to see an icon for opening Spotify options (screenshot 1) - but it vanishes sometimes and I have no idea on how to get...

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  • I'm using a MacBook Pro (2016 with touch-bar) running macOS High Sierra (10.13.3). With spotify running in the background, I'm able to see an icon for opening Spotify options (screenshot 1) - but it ...
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