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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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¡Vaya! Algo no ha ido como debía. Volver a cargar

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueNo me deja buscar música en el navegador y si la instalo no deja escuchar música pero si pued...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue ...
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Using port 80/443 on desktop

Port 4070 is blocked for me - is it at all possible to have Spotify for Mac use port 80 or 443 when attempting to connect? I can use the web player just fine but it's much handier to be able to use the desktop version of Spotify to allow the use of t...

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  • Port 4070 is blocked for me - is it at all possible to have Spotify for Mac use port 80 or 443 when attempting to connect?   I can use the web player just fine but it's much handier to be able...
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Broken visual style in the search button

PlanFree CountryBulgaria DeviceMacMini Operating SystemOSX El Capitan My Question or Issue In the last few months from time to time, the vertical text-align in the Search button simply broke - the text is not in the center but hit the top side - this...

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  • Plan Free   Country Bulgaria   Device MacMini   Operating System OSX El Capitan   My Question or Issue   In the last few months from time to time, the vertical ...
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Downloading Local Files from PC Desktop to Mac

I'm trying to install local files on my mac from my desktop. Both computers are connected to the same network and I've already been successful at downloading local files to my iPhone. Please help PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceMacbook Pro Mid 2014)Operati...

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  • I'm trying to install local files on my mac from my desktop. Both computers are connected to the same network and I've already been successful at downloading local files to my iPhone. Please help &n...
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Spotify creats Random Folders on my Mac

spotify works well on my macbut creates a lot of folders in my folder /User/Music/ ("9f", "78", "ff",...)Why are these created and how can I prevent it?After uninstalling Spotify no new folders will be created. So it must be a problem with SpotifyWhe...

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  • spotify works well on my mac but creates a lot of folders in my folder /User/Music/ ("9f", "78", "ff",...) Why are these created and how can I prevent it? After uninstalling Spotify no new folders...
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Why does sometimes there no sound coming from my Spotify app but the bar says it is playing?

I am using the Spotify application on my Macbook Pro. The app is always open while I am doing other things and when I want to play my music sometimes there is no sound playing (only on Spotify, sound from Youtube or anything else works fine) but the ...

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  • I am using the Spotify application on my Macbook Pro. The app is always open while I am doing other things and when I want to play my music sometimes there is no sound playing (only on Spotify, sound...
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Unable to upload local files?

Family Premium Plan/USA/Macbook Air mid 2012/OSX Mojave Hi everyone. I've been trying to upload local files for a few days from my computer web player, and have been unable to do so. I have the desktop player and followed all the instructions online,...

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  • Family Premium Plan/USA/Macbook Air mid 2012/OSX Mojave   Hi everyone. I've been trying to upload local files for a few days from my computer web player, and have been unable to do so. I have ...
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Unable to see friends feed

For a while now I'm unable to see my friends feed, now it just shows 1 out of 3 and none of the ones I added in the past day.

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  •   For a while now I'm unable to see my friends feed, now it just shows 1 out of 3 and none of the ones I added in the past day.   
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Solved!! Ads playing on podcast even on premium

Premium planCountry: New Zealand DeviceMacbook Pro late 2016Operating SystemMac OS Mojave My Question or IssueI've been listening to the Magnus Archives podcast and I'm getting this problem where it'll play ads before the episode even though I have p...

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  • Premium plan Country: New Zealand   Device Macbook Pro late 2016 Operating System Mac OS Mojave   My Question or Issue I've been listening to the Magnus Archives podcast and I'm ge...
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Unable to listen offline on my mac

None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help.PlanPremiumCountry DeviceMacBook Pro (15-inch, 2017)Operating SystemmacOS Catalina 10.15 My Question or IssueAs far as I can tell ev...

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  • None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help. Plan Premium Country   Device MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2017) Operating ...
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“Spotify.app” would like to access files in your Downloads folder

PlanPremiumCountrySwitzerlandDeviceMacbook Pro mid 2015Operating SystemmacOS Catalia My Question or IssueI updated to macOS Catalina a couple days ago, doing a clean install (completely wipe the hard drive and start new)I installed Spotify and was pr...

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  • Plan Premium Country Switzerland Device Macbook Pro mid 2015 Operating System macOS Catalia   My Question or Issue I updated to macOS Catalina a couple days ago, doing a clean install ...
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Friends Activity: some friends disappear from feed (Mac desktop)

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDeviceMacBookAir6,2 (2014)Operating SystemMac OS X Mojave 10.14.6Spotify version1.1.20.510.g7d28aaaaAccount TypeNot linked to FacebookMy Question or IssueI'm following 4 people. About two weeks ago, one friend disappeared from...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device MacBookAir6,2 (2014) Operating System Mac OS X Mojave 10.14.6 Spotify version 1.1.20.510.g7d28aaaa Account Type Not linked to Facebook My Question or Is...
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"Sorry, couldn't find that" error on Twitter

PlanFree/PremiumUSA DeviceMacbook Pro Mid 2015Operating SystemMacOS Sierra When sharing podcasts on Twitter, the Twitter Web App displays a "Sorry, couldn't find that" error. Seems to work fine on the Twitter app for both iOS and Android, but Chrome,...

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  • Plan Free/Premium USA   Device Macbook Pro Mid 2015 Operating System MacOS Sierra   When sharing podcasts on Twitter, the Twitter Web App displays a "Sorry, couldn't find that" err...
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[Desktop][Mac] Hover glitch on recently played

PremiumCanada DeviceMacBook Pro (16-inch, 2019)Operating SystemmacOs Catalina 10.15.1 When I hover on a recently played group, the background is not covering fully the circle.

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  •     Premium Canada     Device MacBook Pro (16-inch, 2019) Operating System macOs Catalina 10.15.1   When I hover on a recently played group, the background is not ...
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Why does Spotify recommend Filipino music.

Why does Spotify recommend Filipino music at the bottom of my playlist? I don't listen to that genre of music, nor have I been to the Philippines?!?! I can understand recommended songs could be a helpful feature but now when it only suggests music in...

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  • Why does Spotify recommend Filipino music at the bottom of my playlist?   I don't listen to that genre of music, nor have I been to the Philippines?!?!   I can understand recommended so...
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Superuser Contribution Error Code 4 MacOS Catalina

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(MacBook Air 2013)Operating System(macOS Catalina) Hi, I always have this problem with Spotify Destop App. Error Code 4, no internet connection detected. But internet and other application works fine. How can I get rid o...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (MacBook Air 2013) Operating System (macOS Catalina)   Hi,  I always have this problem with Spotify Destop App. Error Code 4, no internet c...
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Cannot Play Songs

It is a Mac Air. I have premium. I have updated to the latest Mac System update. Spotify is up to date. I have reinstalled and deleted caches. Logged in, logged out. Restarted. Deleted wifi and logged back in... I am not sure what is going on but it ...

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  • It is a Mac Air. I have premium. I have updated to the latest Mac System update. Spotify is up to date. I have reinstalled and deleted caches. Logged in, logged out. Restarted. Deleted wifi and logge...
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Friends with Similar Taste in Music

Friend activity as-is is relatively useless (IMO). The feature hasn't changed in years and still resembles a basic exercise and showcase of interaction w/ the Facbook API. That being said, there is a real opportunity being lost to further encourage s...

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  • Friend activity as-is is relatively useless (IMO). The feature hasn't changed in years and still resembles a basic exercise and showcase of interaction w/ the Facbook API.   That being said, t...
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Mac/Windows streaming to Chromecast over Spotify Connect not directly possible

It´s headless to start a Chrome window to use the webplayer or start to play music by Phone/Tablet and then be able to remote control. Implement it directly in Spotify or make it clear in your app, that you need to have to bypass to play music on Chr...

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  • It´s headless to start a Chrome window to use the webplayer or start to play music by Phone/Tablet and then be able to remote control. Implement it directly in Spotify or make it clear in your app, t...
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Playlist re-shuffles when I switch device

PlanFreeCountryPortugalDevice(Macbook Pro) My Question or IssueWhenever I'm listening to a playlist on shuffle then switch the device, I keep listening to the same song but the queue re-shuffles, which means that songs may be repeated.Is there a way ...

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  • Plan Free Country Portugal Device (Macbook Pro)   My Question or Issue Whenever I'm listening to a playlist on shuffle then switch the device, I keep listening to the same song but the q...
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