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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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Single Amazon Alexa visible on all but one Mac

We have several Macs, all on the same network. We have several Sonos and Amazon Alexa speakers as well. On all Macs but one I can see everything. On that one lone Mac I can see all Alexas and all Sonos but one(!). Can see them all as well from iOS de...

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  • We have several Macs, all on the same network.    We have several Sonos and Amazon Alexa speakers as well.    On all Macs but one I can see everything.   On th...
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Superuser Contribution Saved albums missing from Library

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceMacBook Air 2017 13"Operating SystemmacOS 10.13.6 High Sierra I have Spotify Desktop version 1.1.38.558.g4b100958 on my Mac, and I am no longer seeing my albums in my library. There is a Sort drop down, where I ha...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device MacBook Air 2017 13" Operating System macOS 10.13.6 High Sierra   I have Spotify Desktop version 1.1.38.558.g4b100958 on my Mac, and I am ...
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Problems with "Albums" view

PlanPremiumCountrySweden DeviceMacbook Pro 16" 2020Operating SystemOSX My Question or IssueIn the "Your library/Albums" view, only a handful of my liked albums are currently being displayed. However, if I change the sorting order to "Most recently ad...

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden   Device Macbook Pro 16" 2020 Operating System OSX   My Question or Issue In the "Your library/Albums" view, only a handful of my liked albums are cur...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Daily Mixes Won't Load

PlanPremium DeviceMacOS Catalina 10.15.5 My Question or IssueTrying to access my daily mix and they're just stuck on the loading screen.This has been happening for the last few days. Can anyone please help?

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  •   Plan Premium   Device MacOS Catalina 10.15.5   My Question or Issue Trying to access my daily mix and they're just stuck on the loading screen. This has been happening for t...
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Superuser Contribution “Appears On” section is out of order

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceMacBook Pro 2017Operating SystemmacOS Mojave My Question or IssueOn the macOS desktop app, the “Appears On” section at the bottom of artists’ pages is showing the releases completely out of order. It is confusing,...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device MacBook Pro 2017 Operating System macOS Mojave   My Question or Issue On the macOS desktop app, the “Appears On” section at the bottom of arti...
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Can Podcasts Load in order of most recently updated on Macbook Desktop app akin to iPhone app?

PremiumUSA DeviceMacbook ProOperating SystemiOS 10 The major reason I don't use the desktop app is because in the podcast tab, the podcasts you follow are listed by the ones most recently ADDED by you or by name - not by the ones most recently update...

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  • Premium USA   Device Macbook Pro Operating System iOS 10   The major reason I don't use the desktop app is because in the podcast tab, the podcasts you follow are listed by the ones...
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Ending Subscription

Ending my subscription right now as I simply cannot handle the absurd amount of features taken out of Spotify for absolutely no reason. Been waiting over a year just for LYRICS... there has to be a better music service. My fraternity switched over to...

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  • Ending my subscription right now as I simply cannot handle the absurd amount of features taken out of Spotify for absolutely no reason. Been waiting over a year just for LYRICS... there has to be a b...
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Superuser Contribution Why is there STILL no alphabetic sort of playlist on Mac - it's been years

I'm flabbergasted after all these many years of people asking for it there is still no alphabetic sort on the Mac playlists. PlanPremium CountryUSA DeviceMacbook air Operating System10.15.5

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  • I'm flabbergasted after all these many years of people asking for it there is still no alphabetic sort on the Mac playlists.          Plan Premium   Country USA...
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Superuser Contribution Desktop App (Mac) keeps on stalling after a few minutes of use.

PlanPremiumCountryMexicoDeviceMacbook Pro late 2019Operating SystemMacOS 10.14.6 Over the past few days, my desktop app keeps on stalling after a few minutes of use. It won't let me move songs within a playlist or to another one, it won't let me do a...

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  • Plan Premium Country Mexico Device Macbook Pro late 2019 Operating System MacOS 10.14.6   Over the past few days, my desktop app keeps on stalling after a few minutes of use. It won't l...
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Liked song were disapeared

Hi! I use Spotify on many devices, such as iOS, Win10, web and macOS. In macOS-app I can't see liked songs, but in other versions there is no such problem. This problem has appeared when Spotify became available for Ukraine and Russian region Plan - ...

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  • Hi! I use Spotify on many devices, such as iOS, Win10, web and macOS. In macOS-app I can't see liked songs, but in other versions there is no such problem. This problem has appeared when Spotify beca...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify instantly quits after opening

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceMacBook Pro 13-inch, 2018Operating SystemCatalina My Question or IssueA clean reinstall fixes the issues but it seems to reappear every week. It's getting really frustrating having to clean reinstall constantly,

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device MacBook Pro 13-inch, 2018 Operating System Catalina   My Question or Issue A clean reinstall fixes the issues but it seems to reappear every week. It's ...
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Superuser Contribution Constant Error Code 4 (Spotify Offline) Even with Internet

PlanFreeCountry USA DeviceMacBook AirOperating SystemOS X Yosemite My Question or IssueI've been getting an error code 4 (no internet connection) on my spotify, both in the app and the online player, even though I have a strong internet connection. I...

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  • Plan Free Country  USA   Device MacBook Air Operating System OS X Yosemite   My Question or Issue I've been getting an error code 4 (no internet connection) on my spotify, b...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Crashing after Launch macOS Catalina

Plan: PremiumCountry: USDevice: Macbook Pro 2017Operating System: macOS Catalina 10.15 My Question or Issue My Spotify launches for a second and then crashes, I have tried everything - clearing Spotify cache and deleting and doing a clean reinstall a...

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  • Plan: Premium Country: US Device: Macbook Pro 2017 Operating System: macOS Catalina 10.15   My Question or Issue   My Spotify launches for a second and then crashes, I have...
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Solved!! Shuffle from a selected song to random song that is not in my playlist

PlanPremiumCountryIndonesiaDevice(iPhone 6, iPad 9.7, Macbook Pro 2018)Operating System(iOS 10) My Question or IssueCan a spotify user select one particular song, and the song after that would be a random song but similar to that one particular song ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Indonesia Device (iPhone 6, iPad 9.7, Macbook Pro 2018) Operating System (iOS 10)   My Question or Issue Can a spotify user select one particular song, and the son...
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Solved!! Do I need Premium to use Local files on my devices?

There are songs that are not on Spotify due to agreement with the label. I want to add them to my Spotify but I’d like to know if there’s a way to do it without premium.PlanFreeCountryUSADeviceMacBook Air 2019Operating SystemMacOS My Question or Issu...

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  • There are songs that are not on Spotify due to agreement with the label. I want to add them to my Spotify but I’d like to know if there’s a way to do it without premium. Plan Free Country USA De...
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Solved!! Is the Touch Bar scrubbing bar actually...supposed to scrub?

Hi! Just got my Mac and Spotify was the very first thing I set up—as I was playing around with the Touch Bar in the app, I realized the scrubbing bar indicated exactly where I was in the music in real-time—however, I can't control my music with it. I...

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  • Hi! Just got my Mac and Spotify was the very first thing I set up—as I was playing around with the Touch Bar in the app, I realized the scrubbing bar indicated exactly where I was in the music in rea...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify crashes at launch after updating to MacOS 10.15 Catalina

PlanPremiumCountryUK DeviceiMac Retina 5K 27-inch Late 2015MacOS 10.15 Catalina My Question or IssueSince updating Mac operating system to OS 10.15 Catalina, I've been unable to use Spotify on my iMac. Icon bounces in the dock, blank Spotify window a...

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  • Plan Premium Country UK   Device iMac Retina 5K 27-inch Late 2015 MacOS 10.15 Catalina   My Question or Issue Since updating Mac operating system to OS 10.15 Catalina, I've been u...
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Spotify Won't Open Mac

PlanPremium DeviceMacbook Pro late 2012Operating SystemmacOS Mojave 10.14.6 When I try to open my Spotify app on my mac, it opens for a split second with a black screen and then suddenly closes itself. I have tried to find as many troubleshooting opt...

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  • Plan Premium   Device Macbook Pro late 2012 Operating System macOS Mojave 10.14.6   When I try to open my Spotify app on my mac, it opens for a split second with a black screen and ...
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Superuser Contribution Local songs are incorrect length if they are too long

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceMacbook Pro Late 2015Operating SystemmacOS 10.14.2 (Mojave) My Question or IssueIf I try to import an 18-minute local song using my Mac Spotify client, it appears as 0:01 length. This causes an issue when syncing the ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device Macbook Pro Late 2015 Operating System macOS 10.14.2 (Mojave)   My Question or Issue If I try to import an 18-minute local song using my Mac Spoti...
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Superuser Contribution error message: "Spotify kann dies zurzeit nicht abspielen. Wenn sich die Datei auf deinem Computer..

PlanPremiumCountryAustriaDevice( MacBookAir 2013)Operating System(MacOS 10.15.4 ) Hallo,Ich kann meine Playlist nich abspielen. Fehlermeldung: "Spotify kann dies zurzeit nicht abspielen. Wenn sich die Datei auf deinem Computer befindet, kannst du sie...

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  • Plan Premium Country Austria Device ( MacBookAir 2013) Operating System (MacOS 10.15.4 )   Hallo, Ich kann meine Playlist nich abspielen. Fehlermeldung:  "Spotify kann dies zurze...
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