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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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If I change the name of my playlist, will it lose its "number 1 spot"?

Currently my playlist is at the number 1 spot if you search for playlists with that kind of name. But if I wanted to change the name a bit, add some letters/symbols, would it lose the spot then? I wanna be sure before I do it so please help me out Lo...

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  • Currently my playlist is at the number 1 spot if you search for playlists with that kind of name. But if I wanted to change the name a bit, add some letters/symbols, would it lose the spot then? I wa...
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Playlist won't complete downloading on Mac OS 10.11

Maybe this isn't a huge issue, but it is driving me up the wall for some reason. (See attached image to the right.) This one playlist won't "complete" the download process. All of the songs do appear to be successfully download. While I haven't tried...

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  • Maybe this isn't a huge issue, but it is driving me up the wall for some reason. (See attached image to the right.)   This one playlist won't "complete" the download process. All of the song...
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Friend Feed Sidebar Replaced by Recently Played Feature!

Hello to all: Any user posting about the Friend Feed being replaced by Recently Played feature, please post your feedback to this thread here: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Help-Desktop-Mac/Friend-feed-sidebar-replaced-by-recently-played/td-p/1305...

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  • Hello to all:   Any user posting about the Friend Feed being replaced by Recently Played feature, please post your feedback to this thread here: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Help-De...
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Black screen with endless circle dots!

Tried everything I could think of...Quitting the app (had to force quit it)Restarted my laptop.Deleted the ru.mo thingReinstalled the app. Nothing.My internet is working fine obviously.

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  • Tried everything I could think of... Quitting the app (had to force quit it) Restarted my laptop. Deleted the ru.mo thing Reinstalled the app.   Nothing. My internet is working fine obvio...
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Spotify only downloads onto iPhone if song is played

I have an iPhone 6. Latest OS and Spotify app. 32Gb free space. Have been using successfully for years and suddenly new offline song are not downloading unless I play them, only then do I get the green arrow. Otherwise it hangs on waiting to download...

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  • I have an iPhone 6. Latest OS and Spotify app. 32Gb free space. Have been using successfully for years and suddenly new offline song are not downloading unless I play them, only then do I get the gre...
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Spotify Refuses to Shuffle Play (ALL PLATFORMS)

Hi there. I've had a problem with a couple of my Spotify Playlists recently and I chose not to post about until now because I wanted to do some testing to make sure this problem is not easily solveable. Problem:Two specific playlists of mine on Spoti...

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  • Hi there.   I've had a problem with a couple of my Spotify Playlists recently and I chose not to post about until now because I wanted to do some testing to make sure this problem is not easil...
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Solved!! DELETE

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Empty account after changing phones

I have recently got a new phone, can access my Spotify account but it is empty

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  • I have recently got a new phone, can access my Spotify account but it is empty
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Update doesn't work!!!

Hi, I'm kinda new to Spotify and just updated to the latest version.... but all I get is a black screen. How do i fix this? The help instructions I have found basically suck balls and of course there is no direct contact/help for Spotify... Any help ...

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  • Hi,   I'm kinda new to Spotify and just updated to the latest version.... but all I get is a black screen.   How do i fix this? The help instructions I have found basically suck balls a...
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Spotify search bug on OSX desktop

Apparently there's a bug on Spotify 1.0.24.104.g92a22684 on MacosX 10.11.3. You can't move the Spotify Window if the search menu is open.

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  • Apparently there's a bug on Spotify 1.0.24.104.g92a22684 on MacosX 10.11.3.   You can't move the Spotify Window if the search menu is open.  
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Spotify won't share what I'm listening to on Facebook.

Hi, Whenever I create a playlist or star a song in Spotify it will share on Facebook, but it won't do the same with the songs I listen to. I think it's weird how it shares some stuff but not the listening activity. I use Spotify on my computer and sm...

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  • Hi,   Whenever I create a playlist or star a song in Spotify it will share on Facebook, but it won't do the same with the songs I listen to. I think it's weird how it shares some stuff but n...
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Solved!! Can't share playlist with another spotify user

I have a Facebook-connected premium Spotify account that I am letting my boyfriend use on his device. Since we can't both use it at the same time, I started another premium account just for my use. This second account is not connected to a FB account...

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  • I have a Facebook-connected premium Spotify account that I am letting my boyfriend use on his device. Since we can't both use it at the same time, I started another premium account just for my use. T...
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Crashing

My Spotify has worked fine for 2 years but now it will only play for 10minutes (exactly) before crashing & closing down on my iPhone. Why is this?

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  • My Spotify has worked fine for 2 years but now it will only play for 10minutes (exactly) before crashing & closing down on my iPhone. Why is this?
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Search is not working

Cmon guys. Recently I upgraded my account to pro and downloaded the desktop version. The search option is not working!! Something went wrong when looking for a song or artists!! It happens with my iphone and my desktop with Windows What should I do? ...

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  • Cmon guys. Recently I upgraded my account to pro and downloaded the desktop version. The search option is not working!!    Something went wrong when looking for a song or artists!! It hap...
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error occur

"error occur "showed on screen. Try to reboot my pad and phone, even delete and reset the app for several times bug nothing help. what can I do?

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  • "error occur "showed on screen. Try to reboot my pad and phone, even delete and reset the app for several times bug nothing help. what can I do?
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Cover Art missing on Apple TV when streaming via Airfoil from Mac

Hi,lately Spotify on my Mac no longer shows albun cover art on my Apple TV when streaming to it via Airfoil.This has worked fine in the past. Running On OS X Yosemite.The developers at Rogue Amoeba said that tis is not an Airfoil problem and was intr...

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  • Hi, lately Spotify on my Mac no longer shows albun cover art on my Apple TV when streaming to it via Airfoil. This has worked fine in the past. Running On OS X Yosemite. The developers at Rogue Am...
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Activity Feed not showing up

So I last updated my spotify around 10 days ago and just today I noticed my Activity Feed is gone. I have gone into my account and clicked to not show it and then clicked on it again to try and force it to come up, but nothing happens. I have also tr...

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  • So I last updated my spotify around 10 days ago and just today I noticed my Activity Feed is gone. I have gone into my account and clicked to not show it and then clicked on it again to try and force...
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Football streaming

I have just been told that you can watch live football streams through spotfy, is this true and if it is, how?

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  • I have just been told that you can watch live football streams through spotfy, is this true and if it is, how?
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Embed Code doesn't update

Hey guys, i think, i've a bug with my spotify playlist. Even though i'v updated the playlst days ago, it doesn't update me the embed code. It still shows the old (deleted) Songs. Can anyone help me out with that? Cheers, Yannick

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  • Hey guys,    i think, i've a bug with my spotify playlist.   Even though i'v updated the playlst days ago, it doesn't update me the embed code. It still shows the old (deleted) Son...
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Lyrics Section Says Song is "Instrumental"--But It's Not

I've recently discovered the "Lyrics" feature in Spotify, and I've been having a lot of fun with it. I've been adding and timing lyrics left and right. But one of my favorite songs by one of my favorite bands says it's instrumental... it even says su...

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  • I've recently discovered the "Lyrics" feature in Spotify, and I've been having a lot of fun with it. I've been adding and timing lyrics left and right. But one of my favorite songs by one of my favor...
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