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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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how to browse public playlists?

Hi, I have two questions it would be brilliant to get someone's help with! Thanks guys. 1. I've finished all the playlists in the "Focus" section. Does Spotify keep adding new playlists to these sections, and if so how frequently? 2. Is it possible f...

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  • ...dding new playlists to these sections, and if so how frequently?   2. Is it possible for me to browse playlists from the public that may be similar to these, e.g. Music for focus or c...
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Song displayed is not the song playing.

Bug Report: In Radio mode, song displayed is not the song playing. Steps to recreate: Create a Radio entry from a song. Skip a track or two (doesn't happen all the time). A song will begin to play. That song is not the song displayed. (See attached):...

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  • Bug Report: In Radio mode, song displayed is not the song playing. Steps to recreate: Create a Radio entry from a song. Skip a track or two (doesn't happen all the time). A song will begin to...
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HELP NOBODY SEEMS TO KNOW

everytime i click on spotify it opens the login and as soon as i login the mainscreen player opens and then immeditley closes nothing else happens ive re download it 100 f*cking times with no help and have looked around a bunch but it seems i cant fi...

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  • everytime i click on spotify it opens the login and as soon as i login the mainscreen player opens and then immeditley closes nothing else happens ive re download it 100 f*cking times with no help an...
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Solved!! Caching "Songs" List on Mac

I know its possible to cache the Songs list in the iOS version of Spotify with a premium subscription, but is the same possible for the desktop versions? I know you could just copy and paste everything into a playlist and make that available offline,...

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  • I know its possible to cache the Songs list in the iOS version of Spotify with a premium subscription, but is the same possible for the desktop versions? I know you could just copy and paste everythi...
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Can't play current track

Hi, I have been having this issue for a while. Some tracks when i play them on my mac display "can't play current track". I looked on the site here and found that other people where having the same issue. I tried doing what other people did which was...

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  • Hi,   I have been having this issue for a while. Some tracks when i play them on my mac display "can't play current track". I looked on the site here and found that other people where having...
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Can't connect with Facebook

I've tried to connect my Spotify account with my facebook one. I went to archive and then selected the optinon "connect to facebook". Then I logged in Facebook but instead asking me for permission to join the app, the screen turned white whith a blac...

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  • I've tried to connect my Spotify account with my facebook one. I went to archive and then selected the optinon "connect to facebook". Then I logged in Facebook but instead asking me for permissio...
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Saving an entire playlist

Hi everyone - I'm testing Spotify out from Rdio and imported my entire Rdio collection as a playlist in Spotify. Now what I'm trying to do is "Save" every song in the playlist so I can find it in "My Music". Anyone know if there's a way to do this? I...

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  • Hi everyone - I'm testing Spotify out from Rdio and imported my entire Rdio collection as a playlist in Spotify.   Now what I'm trying to do is "Save" every song in the playlist so I can fin...
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Desktop Communication failed

Does anyone know why I am getting this message? Spotify desktop client communication failed. Thanks

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  • Does anyone know why I am getting this message?   Spotify desktop client communication failed.   Thanks
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[Bug] Playlist header layout issue

Spotify Build: 0.9.15.27.g87efe634 OS: OSX Yosemite 10.10.1 Steps to reproduce: Open a playlist with a long name Scroll to the right in the track list Screenshots: Attached, at increasing progressions of scrolling right Extra Details: Screen Resoluti...

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  • Spotify Build: 0.9.15.27.g87efe634 OS: OSX Yosemite 10.10.1   Steps to reproduce: Open a playlist with a long name Scroll to the right in the track list Screenshot...
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Spotify has problems with internet

Spotify on my Mac just today decided not to connect to the internet though y internet connection is near perfect. No other application on my Mac had any problems accessing my internet connection. I removed Spotify from Applications by dragging it to ...

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  • Spotify on my Mac just today decided not to connect to the internet though y internet connection is near perfect. No other application on my Mac had any problems accessing my internet connection. I r...
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What's the point of having public playlists and followers if you can't connect with them?

It's flattering to have quite a few followers for one of my playlists but it's largely fustrating in that there's no way to interact with them. No way for me to find out what might they want to listen to. No way to connect or know who they are. It's ...

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  • It's flattering to have quite a few followers for one of my playlists but it's largely fustrating in that there's no way to interact with them. No way for me to find out what might they want to liste...
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Radio not synchronised between Desktop and Mobile

Hi! I am making some experiments with Spotify Radio. The devices I am using are: - Mac OSX 10.10.1 with Spotify 1.0.1.811.g63b21681 - Samsung Galaxy Note 3 with Android 4.4.2 and latest Spotidy app - Denon AVR X2100W with Spotify Connect Both Mac and...

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  • Hi! I am making some experiments with Spotify Radio. The devices I am using are: - Mac OSX 10.10.1 with Spotify 1.0.1.811.g63b21681 - Samsung Galaxy Note 3 with Android 4.4.2 and la...
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Spotify 1.0.1.805 for Mac and AppleScript

Hello, I've just got the new version of Spotify and it doesn't support AppleScripting anymore. It was very handy for me, I used to use scripts to optimise my workflow with Spotify. Virtually all Mac applications have AppleScripting support, and previ...

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  • Hello,   I've just got the new version of Spotify and it doesn't support AppleScripting anymore. It was very handy for me, I used to use scripts to optimise my workflow with Spotify. Virtual...
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Use two Accounts on one Mac

Hi Me and my wife have both our own Spotify Account wich we use on each iPhone. At home we both listen music on spotify running on a mac wich is connected with our sound system. The problem is, that only one account can be oppened on the mac software...

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  • Hi Me and my wife have both our own Spotify Account wich we use on each iPhone. At home we both listen music on spotify running on a mac wich is connected with our sound system. The problem is, tha...
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Desktop Queue wiped after listening on phone

I often queue on my desktop. When I listening on my phone, it is often downloaded playlists. If I listen to a downloaded playlist on my phone, and then come to my desktop, the desktop's queue is wiped and instead starts from where I left my phone pla...

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  • I often queue on my desktop. When I listening on my phone, it is often downloaded playlists.   If I listen to a downloaded playlist on my phone, and then come to my desktop, the desktop's ...
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Messages Through Facebook But Not Spotify

Description I am now getting Spotify messages through Facebook but not Spotify. I used to get messages through Spotify. A more detailed description, using numbered steps 1. I received messages sent from other Spotify users within my Spotify app. 2. A...

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  • Description I am now getting Spotify messages through Facebook but not Spotify. I used to get messages through Spotify.   A more detailed description, using numbered steps 1.  I ...
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Solved!! Internal Error - Spotify crashes when iTunes or VLC is opened

DescriptionSpotify crashes on Mac when I launch/activate iTunes or VLC apps. The following details about the crash are displayed with options to "Crash" or "Continue": Exception Name: NSInvalidArgumentExceptionDescription: -[SPMediaKeyTap grab]: unre...

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  • Description Spotify crashes on Mac when I launch/activate iTunes or VLC apps. The following details about the crash are displayed with options to "Crash" or "Continue": Exception Name: NSInvalidAr...
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Solved!! Dragging full albums into playlists on Mac

As of today, I am no longer able to drag an entire album into a playlist on my mac desktop app. Nor am I able to select all (Command-A on mac) to be able to drag. Currently I am only able to go to drop down menu to add album to a playlist. This is a ...

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  • As of today, I am no longer able to drag an entire album into a playlist on my mac desktop app. Nor am I able to select all (Command-A on mac) to be able to drag. Currently I am only able to go to dr...
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Spotify on Mac App Store

I would love to see this app in the Mac App Store due it's easier and safer to update, and download. Please upload it

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  • I would love to see this app in the Mac App Store due it's easier and safer to update, and download. Please upload it 😞 
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