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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....

  • Casual Listener
  • dtulman14
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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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Disconnect other phones

I need one f the iPhones connected to my spotify account removed please help x

  • Visitor
  • I need one f the iPhones connected to my spotify account removed please help x
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Shared playlist

If I have a playlist that someone shared with me and they delete it from their account, will I still have it or will it disappear?

  • Newbie
  • If I have a playlist that someone shared with me and they delete it from their account, will I still have it or will it disappear?
  • Peter__
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Solved!! Feature request: Mac Desktop client does not support Magic Mouse/trackpad gestures

Hi, this is a feature request, I guess. Most mac apps allow you to swipe left on your trackpad or magic mouse to go back (or swipe right to go forward). Spotify doesn't do this. Version 0.9.6.72.ge329c074 on OSX 10.9 on a retina macbook pro. Also, I ...

  • Newbie
  • Hi,    this is a feature request, I guess.   Most mac apps allow you to swipe left on your trackpad or magic mouse to go back (or swipe right to go forward).    S...
  • Peter__
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Solved!! Trouble reinstalling Spotify on Mac OSX 10.5.8

I have an issue that I have not yet read about in any of these threads. I've had Spotify on my Mac OSX 10.5.8 for years. I am currently working on a school project for a class on Music in Social Media, which requires me to use the Discover feature an...

  • Casual Listener
  • I have an issue that I have not yet read about in any of these threads.  I've had Spotify on my Mac OSX 10.5.8 for years.  I am currently working on a school project for a class on Music in...
  • mrjoshuaadam
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Remaining seconds of the current song

When I use Spotify for OS X and play a song, i can click on the duration of the current song at the right bottom corner. Then it shows me the remaining minutes of the played song. This is the option I want to be showed permanently. But when I restart...

  • Visitor
  • When I use Spotify for OS X and play a song, i can click on the duration of the current song at the right bottom corner. Then it shows me the remaining minutes of the played song. This is the option ...
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Hiding activity: does not work

I would like to hide my activity on Spotify. Specifically, I do not want people to see what I'm listening to, even when they are not following me. I went to preferences and unchecked: "share my activity and what I listen to with my followers on Spoti...

  • Newbie
  • I would like to hide my activity on Spotify.  Specifically, I do not want people to see what I'm listening to, even when they are not following me.    I went to preferences and unc...
  • Peter__
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Activity feed not working

I am following many people on Spotify, but my Activity Feed has been blank for the past couple of weeks. Nothing is appearing. I also have Spotify downloaded at work, and when I use it at work my Activity Feed works fine. It is ony on my home Mac lap...

  • Newbie
  • I am following many people on Spotify, but my Activity Feed has been blank for the past couple of weeks. Nothing is appearing.    I also have Spotify downloaded at work, and when I use ...
  • Rollo_
  • Roadie
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Spotify upgrade message shows every time i restart; won't install upgrade

I get a blue ribbon at the top of my Spotify desktop app that says: "Like to install the latest version of Spotify? Just restart Spotify to upgrade." I click the link to upgrade and restart Spotify and the app closes and re-opens as one would expect,...

  • Casual Listener
  • I get a blue ribbon at the top of my Spotify desktop app that says:   "Like to install the latest version of Spotify? Just restart Spotify to upgrade."   I click the link to upgrade...
  • bsonenstein
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Attempting to upgrade to premium issues

Every time I click on Premium to upgrade, this error pops up. {"status":70,"message":"Missing form data","errors":{"username":{"status":70,"message":"Missing"},"confirm_email":{"status":70,"message":"Missing"},"gender":{"status":70,"message":"Missing...

  • Newbie
  • Every time I click on Premium to upgrade, this error pops up.   {"status":70,"message":"Missing form data","errors":{"username":{"status":70,"message":"Missing"},"confirm_email":{"status":70...
  • Peter__
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Deleted playlist

Hey! I accidentally deleted a playlist called something like : Final Stretch of '13 or Final Stretch of 2k13 Can you help me?

  • Newbie
  • Hey! I accidentally deleted a playlist called something like : Final Stretch of '13  or Final Stretch of 2k13 Can you help me?
  • Peter__
  • Community Legend
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Airplay problems only in Spotify (Mac 10.9)

Hey, I have this issue a very long time, I tried a lot and nothing helped.When I want to stream music from the Mac via Spotify, I only hear the first two seconds and then it stops. I use Mac OS X 10.9 and the latest available version of spotify.This ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hey, I have this issue a very long time, I tried a lot and nothing helped. When I want to stream music from the Mac via Spotify, I only hear the first two seconds and then it stops. I use Mac OS X...
  • klafkid
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Adding albums doesn't automatically make them playlists anymore

It used to be when I added an album, it appeared as a playlist. Now it's 'in my collection', which is all good except it's really convuluted getting to these albums now since I have to click a few times to get there. Also for mobile, I have to go to ...

  • Regular
  • It used to be when I added an album, it appeared as a playlist. Now it's 'in my collection', which is all good except it's really convuluted getting to these albums now since I have to click a few ti...
  • Josh
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Sorting playlists

I know this issue has been discussed countless times, but what is the reluctance to implement the very simple act of sorting playlists alphabetically, chronologically, etc? It's incredibly frustrating not being able to manage my playlists effectively...

  • Casual Listener
  • I know this issue has been discussed countless times, but what is the reluctance to implement the very simple act of sorting playlists alphabetically, chronologically, etc?   It's incredibly...
  • justgivemeawork
  • Casual Listener
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Stars

why do the songs on spotify have a '+' next to them where the 'star' should be? when i click on them , a 'tick' appears. no stars at all.....thoughts? i have just opened a new premiuim account after closing my previous account as i shut my facebook a...

  • Newbie
  • why do the songs on spotify have a '+' next to them where the 'star' should be? when i click on them , a 'tick' appears. no stars at all.....thoughts? i have just opened a new premiuim account after ...
  • Peter__
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Does this song play for you? For me it's totally silent.

Gerry Mulligan – Move i was listening to this album in order and all of a sudden this track (3rd track of the album) does not play at all. I have had way more than normal 'non-playing' tracks lately. Not grayed out. Bar not moving. Just silence. Does...

  • Music Fan
  • Gerry Mulligan – Move   i was listening to this album in order and all of a sudden this track (3rd track of the album) does not play at all.   I have had way more than normal 'non-p...
  • WadeCottingham
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Subscription Counter Not Working Again Plus Playlist jumping

I remember over a year ago I had an issue with the subscription counter not working. It was a universal problem not just legacy software users. Once again, I subscribed the other night to a playlist and it's been over 48 hours and the counter has not...

  • Gig Goer
  • I remember over a year ago I had an issue with the subscription counter not working. It was a universal problem not just legacy software users. Once again, I subscribed the other night to a playlist ...
  • spicy80009
  • Gig Goer
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Solved!! Spotify Crashs when I want to play a track from the context menu

Hello there! I am using the newest version of Spotifiy (0.9.4.185.g7545a404) under Mac OS X 10.9. Now I'm opening this app, searching for a song and click the right mousebutton on a song to open the contextmenu. The app crashes. What can I do?

  • Newbie
  • Hello there!   I am using the newest version of Spotifiy (0.9.4.185.g7545a404) under Mac OS X 10.9. Now I'm opening this app, searching for a song and click the right mousebutton on a song t...
  • Peter__
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Radio based on playlist

I'm aving a couple of issues with Playlist Radio. I built a playlist with about 20 songs/artist that I like. Playlist Radio has yet to play any of the songs or bands or anything sounding similar enough to the artists to make me think it's actually wo...

  • Music Fan
  • I'm aving a couple of issues with Playlist Radio.  I built a playlist with about 20 songs/artist that I like. Playlist Radio has yet to play any of the songs or bands or anything sounding simi...
  • Peter__
  • Community Legend
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Spotify not responding on Mac OS 10.8.5

Hi ! I just created an account because this problem is really starting to get on my nerves. I run on Mac OS 10.8.5 and got the latest version of Spotify. It keeps crashing everytime I click on my profile and when I right click any item (song, playlis...

  • Newbie
  • Hi !   I just created an account because this problem is really starting to get on my nerves. I run on Mac OS 10.8.5 and got the latest version of Spotify. It keeps crashing everytime I cl...
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[MAC OS X] White/Blank screens

Hi, I use now 0.9.4.185.g7545a404 on MAC OS X Maverick. The same problem was in preious system versions and SPotify versions. When I start up Spotify I see only sidebars. Main screen is white. Then it has color, then after few minutes music info show...

  • Regular
  • Hi,   I use now 0.9.4.185.g7545a404 on MAC OS X Maverick. The same problem was in preious system versions and SPotify versions.   When I start up Spotify I see only sidebars. Main s...
  • thomas2411
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