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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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Spotify update does not work on my iMac

The version of Spotify that I installed on my new iMac (OSX 10.11.1) on 11/28/15 was working fine. Today (12/14/15) I was prompted to install an update, which I did. Silly me! The new version does not even open. I get the message "You can't open the ...

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  • The version of Spotify that I installed on my new iMac (OSX 10.11.1) on 11/28/15 was working fine.  Today (12/14/15) I was prompted to install an update, which I did.  Silly me!  ...
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Starting Spotify crashes whole system (Mac OS X 10.10)

Hi there, It already happened twice, and both times I think it somehow related to dual-monitor setup I have. Sometimes I use my secondary monitor and drop there Spotify window. Then I quit Spotify (and I suppose it remembers somehow where the wondow ...

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  • Hi there,   It already happened twice, and both times I think it somehow related to dual-monitor setup I have.   Sometimes I use my secondary monitor and drop there Spotify window. Then...
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Solved!! Family plan

I just upgraded to family plan. I added my wife. We now have the same spotify, she has all my playlists and when she plays hers mine stops. Please help. Oh and I log in using Facebook

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  • I just upgraded to family plan. I added my wife. We now have the same spotify, she has all my playlists and when she plays hers mine stops. Please help. Oh and I log in using Facebook
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Is there a way to have Spotify not show up in dock on Mac but still be running?

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  • Is there a way to have Spotify not show up in dock on Mac but still be running?
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Playlist Radio not working on OS X or WIndows 10

Since the latests version I have been getting a bug I used to experience once every now and then almost every day. When playing songs and I decide to start a playlist radio (regardless of size, tried on 1000 songs and 10 songs) the Playlist Radio scr...

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  •   Since the latests version I have been getting a bug I used to experience once every now and then almost every day. When playing songs and I decide to start a playlist radio (regardless of siz...
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Solved!! Next / Previous media keys don't work on 3rd Party Keyboard, Play/Pause does work. [MAC]

Hello! So I am using a Logitech G710+ keyboard with my Mac (running 10.9) , and the media keys (Play/Pause, Stop, Next and Previous) work perfectly fine with iTunes, even in background. Now, when I use Spotify, I usually quit iTunes (to stop conflict...

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  • Hello!   So I am using a Logitech G710+ keyboard with my Mac (running 10.9) , and the media keys (Play/Pause, Stop, Next and Previous) work perfectly fine with iTunes, even in background. ...
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Payment failed

I've tried so many times to make payment using debit card. At first, i taught my card has problem to make international purchase, so i contact the bank. Then i try again but still fail. It keep appear "Oops, seems your card or payment provider is hav...

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  • I've tried so many times to make payment using debit card. At first, i taught my card has problem to make international purchase, so i contact the bank. Then i try again but still fail. It keep appea...
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iPhone - Spotify caught in "Installation" loop

I have a premium version which worked pretty well the last time. Since several days it says " Installation ..." . I tried to deinstall which does not work. Downloading the app again does not work either. Any idea ..?

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  • I have a premium version which worked pretty well the last time. Since several days it says " Installation ..." . I tried to deinstall which does not work. Downloading the app again does not work eit...
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Opens on startup even when preferences set not to

Since the last spotify update, spotify opens on startup no matter the settings. It currently is not and has not ever been in my login startup items. The preference within the app is also set to NOT open on startup. I find it very annoying because it ...

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  • Since the last spotify update, spotify opens on startup no matter the settings. It currently is not and has not ever been in my login startup items.  The preference within the app is also ...
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Desktop Design Issue

Why in the world does the design have to be so Dark? And why aren't there ways to change it? I'm basically looking for a less-black bar on the right side of the application border to go up and down to various tracks. Also, there seems to be no way to...

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  • Why in the world does the design have to be so Dark?  And why aren't there ways to change it?  I'm basically looking for a less-black bar on the right side of the application border to go u...
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Missing all of my songs

I change the number of my credit card because I have s new one. When I tried to use my spotify account I had lost all my songs and my play lists. When I tried to recover the play listd I found nothing. Help!! Please , what can I do?

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  • I change the number of my credit card because I have s new one. When I tried to use my spotify account I had lost all my songs and my play lists. When I tried to recover the play listd I found nothin...
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Problem Listening Through Bose Soundlink II Bluetooth Around Ear Headphones

I'm having trouble listening to Spotify through my headphones as listed in the subject. Everything else on my computer (Amazon Prime video, YouTube, iTunes/Apple Music, all work fine. I usually have to restart Spotify if I want to listen through them...

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  •  I'm having trouble listening to Spotify through my headphones as listed in the subject. Everything else on my computer (Amazon Prime video, YouTube, iTunes/Apple Music, all work fine. I usually...
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Solved!! Spotify not loading...

If anyone can help me. As of yesterday my Spotify completly stopped working. I can open the application up, but then nothing would load I would be stuck in a black screen. Would still have the access to the menu bar, but nothing else. I was listening...

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  • If anyone can help me. As of yesterday my Spotify completly stopped working. I can open the application up, but then nothing would load I would be stuck in a black screen. Would still have the access...
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Solved!! Having multiple 'Liked from radio' stations

Hey there, I've looked around at threads about the 'Liked from radio' feature but I couldn't find any specific to my query. So I had 'Club/Trance' genre radio on yesterday and I was 'liking' songs and they were being added to my 'Liked from radio' pl...

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  • Hey there,   I've looked around at threads about the 'Liked from radio' feature but I couldn't find any specific to my query.   So I had 'Club/Trance' genre radio on yesterday and I...
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Spotify skips tracks immediately, won't play any tracks from my own playlists

So, when I try to play playlists I've created myself it just changes track immediately with the message can't play current track. And it just goes on and on and on. But I can play other playlists and I can play my playlists if I log in with my partne...

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  • So, when I try to play playlists I've created myself it just changes track immediately with the message can't play current track. And it just goes on and on and on. But I can play other playlists and...
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Recovering a Song

I was wondering if spotify has a history function or an ability to see what songs you've listen to or added to your music because I was in a rush and instead of adding a song to my playlist while on my phone I accidently removed the song. The song wa...

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  • I was wondering if spotify has a history function or an ability to see what songs you've listen to or added to your music because I was in a rush and instead of adding a song to my playlist while on ...
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"None of your Facebook friends are on Spotify"

I just recently signed back on to Spotify and downloaded the desktop application to my Mac. At first I could not get my login to work via the Login with Facebook button, but then I read a workaround to create an application specific password on Faceb...

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  • I just recently signed back on to Spotify and downloaded the desktop application to my Mac. At first I could not get my login to work via the Login with Facebook button, but then I read a workaround ...
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How to make playlist folders?

I used to make playlist folders but I can't figure out how to do that now.

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  • I used to make playlist folders but I can't figure out how to do that now.
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Spotify premium: an error occurred please try again

I have paid Spotify premier due to I have experiencing the above error for long time and I thought was something with my internet but not I'm still getting this error when I search for any song, artist, play list, is really frustrating that I'm payin...

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  • I have paid Spotify premier due to I have experiencing the above error for long time and I thought was something with my internet but not I'm still getting this error when I search for any song, arti...
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Solved!! Streaming to Airport Express from iPhone 6s

Hi,Spotify streams perfectly from my MacBook Pro to 2nd gen Airport Express but not from my iPhone 6s. Had the same problem with my iPhone 6. I've reset/rebooted all the devices in the chain and still not working. As you can imagine it's infuriating....

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  • Hi, Spotify streams perfectly from my MacBook Pro to 2nd gen Airport Express but not from my iPhone 6s. Had the same problem with my iPhone 6. I've reset/rebooted all the devices in the chain and st...
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