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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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When I go to change my playlist cover for any of my playlists, my pictures won't open.

PlanPremiumCountryU.S.Device(MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015)Operating System(macOS Mojave Version 10.14.2) My Question or IssueFor my playlists I like to put my own cover art/pictures on them and I do that by going to my icloud pictures tha...

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  • Plan Premium Country U.S. Device (MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015) Operating System (macOS Mojave Version 10.14.2)   My Question or Issue For my playlists I like to put my own...
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Superuser Contribution Error: "Can't play the current song".

PlanPremiumCountryUS DeviceMacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015)Operating SystemMacOS Mojave 10.14.6 My Question or IssueAfter pausing a song for 2-3 minutes, resuming play will result in a "Can't play the current song." error. I have to close and ...

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  • Plan Premium Country US   Device MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015) Operating System MacOS Mojave 10.14.6    My Question or Issue After pausing a song for 2-3 minu...
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Superuser Contribution Delete playlist button is not working on playlist page

DeviceMacBook Pro (15-inch, 2016)Operating SystemmacOS 10.14.6 (18G3020)Client version1.1.27.472.gf6574b97 My Question or IssueDelete button is not working under More menu on playlist page.

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  • Device MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2016) Operating System macOS 10.14.6 (18G3020) Client version 1.1.27.472.gf6574b97   My Question or Issue Delete button is not working under More menu o...
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Copy paste song titles... because i don't know how to type in other languages

\My Question or Issue I would like to be able to copy pase song titles to look for lyrics. I type in russian verrrrrrrrrrrrrrry slow and it is such a pain in the **bleep** when you won't allow someone to do something as simple as copy paste. I get th...

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  • \ My Question or Issue   I would like to be able to copy pase song titles to look for lyrics. I type in russian verrrrrrrrrrrrrrry slow and it is such a pain in the **bleep** when you won't a...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Friend Feed completely missing after update

PlanFree/PremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceMacbook Pro 2018Operating SystemiOS 10 My Question or IssueMy desktop Spotify has recently updated and is no longer showing me the friend feed or activity. I usually have four friends showing up in the friend fee...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country Australia Device Macbook Pro 2018 Operating System iOS 10   My Question or Issue My desktop Spotify has recently updated and is no longer showing me the frien...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Daily Drive news podcasts not playing when started from macOS app

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DeviceMacBook Pro mid 2014Operating SystemmacOS Catalina 10.15.3 My Question or IssueWhen playing the Daily Drive playlist on the desktop app on my MacBook, the news podcasts will not play at all. When playing the list, anyt...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany   Device MacBook Pro mid 2014 Operating System macOS Catalina 10.15.3   My Question or Issue When playing the Daily Drive playlist on the desktop app...
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Superuser Contribution Can't log in on desktop app - firewall blocking (error code 11)

PlanPremiumCountryUnited States DeviceMacbook Air 2015Operating SystemMacOS Mojave I'm getting an error that "A firewall may be blocking Spotify. Please update your firewall to allow Spotify. Additionally you could try changing the currently used pro...

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  •   Plan Premium Country United States   Device Macbook Air 2015 Operating System MacOS Mojave   I'm getting an error that "A firewall may be blocking Spotify. Please update y...
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Small nit pick with fonts

DeviceMacBook ProOperating SystemOSx 10.15.2Spotify Version1.1.29.592.gf0779179 My Question or IssueSmall nit pick with fonts - in the search bar, the lower case `f` doesn't have the correct spacing when placed next to a `l`. Other letters, in conjun...

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  • Device MacBook Pro Operating System OSx 10.15.2 Spotify Version 1.1.29.592.gf0779179   My Question or Issue Small nit pick with fonts - in the search bar, the lower case `f` doesn't have...
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Superuser Contribution Playlist Issue

PlanPremiumAustralia DeviceiMacOperating SystemOS Catalina I am having a problem where whenever I create a new playlist from an album, it adds a 2 onto the end of the name. I am using the desktop app on a Mac. I have searched the net but can't seem t...

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  • Plan Premium Australia   Device iMac Operating System OS Catalina   I am having a problem where whenever I create a new playlist from an album, it adds a 2 onto the end of the name...
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Local Files Appearing Without Permission/Consent

I use the Spotify desktop app for mac. I have "show local files" turned off in my preferences, however my local music files keep showing up in my searches and other places. This seems like a gross violation of my privacy and would like to know how I ...

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  • I use the Spotify desktop app for mac. I have "show local files" turned off in my preferences, however my local music files keep showing up in my searches and other places. This seems like a gross vi...
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Superuser Contribution Touchbar Icons Look Weird

PlanPremiumCountryIsrael DeviceMacBook Pro 2016Operating SystemmacOS Catalina My Question or IssueTouchbar icons for Mac look really weird next to other icons. In comparison to the default icons:

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  • Plan Premium Country Israel   Device MacBook Pro 2016 Operating System macOS Catalina   My Question or Issue Touchbar icons for Mac look really weird next to other icons.  ...
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Superuser Contribution ERROR CODE 30

PlanPremiumCountryITALYDeviceMacbook Pro early 2015Operating SystemmacOS catalina v 10.15.3 newest spotify app My Question or IssueI've just followed every single guide on the INTERNET trying to solve this problem and i did it correctly. i pay for pr...

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  •   Plan Premium Country ITALY Device Macbook Pro early 2015 Operating System macOS catalina v 10.15.3   newest spotify app   My Question or Issue I've just follow...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify on OS X 10.6.8

I have an old MacBook 1,1 that I want to use only to stream music from Spotify.The latest OS X he can run is 10.6.8, the actual Spotify release wants OS X 10.10, the web player is not available in the latest Opera (25.0.1614.71) and Firefox (48.0.2),...

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  • I have an old MacBook 1,1 that I want to use only to stream music from Spotify. The latest OS X he can run is 10.6.8, the actual Spotify release wants OS X 10.10, the web player is not available in ...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Cannot find my "liked songs"

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueI am a UK Spotify Premium subscriber and installed it on my MacBook Air (latest version of Ma...

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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 I am a ...
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Superuser Contribution Liked Songs don't appear

When I click "Liked Songs" on the left of the screen, it appears as if I don't have anything in it. But if I double click and go to the queue, I'll see them all waiting to be played. I just want to see my songs when I click "Liked Songs". I've tried ...

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  • When I click "Liked Songs" on the left of the screen, it appears as if I don't have anything in it. But if I double click and go to the queue, I'll see them all waiting to be played. I just want to s...
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Liked songs showing up in library, but not on artist page

Premium user in the US, using both Mac OS High Sierra as well as Windows 10 on a daily basis. My Question or IssueI've noticed that there are instances where I'll like songs from an artist, and they show up in my library under Artists (if I've follow...

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  • Premium user in the US, using both Mac OS High Sierra as well as Windows 10 on a daily basis.   My Question or Issue I've noticed that there are instances where I'll like songs from an artist...
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Album Art Won't Show Up

Recently, I was on my Spotify on my MacBook and clicked this small arrow (out of curiosity) on the album art in the bottom left corner. It completely disappeared and now I can't get it show up again, any ideas?

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  • Recently, I was on my Spotify on my MacBook and clicked this small arrow (out of curiosity) on the album art in the bottom left corner. It completely disappeared and now I can't get it show up again,...
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Superuser Contribution com.spotify.client Service exited due to SIGABRT

PlanPremiumCountryUAEDeviceMacbook Pro 2019Operating SystemMac OS Catalina 10.15.3 My Question or IssueSince I updated to Mac OS Catalina I have been experiencing unexpected crashes periodically (around 2 per hour). I have tried all sorts of solution...

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  • Plan Premium Country UAE Device Macbook Pro 2019 Operating System Mac OS Catalina 10.15.3    My Question or Issue Since I updated to Mac OS Catalina I have been experiencing ...
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THE APP KEEPS CRUSHING

PlanPremium CountryCanada Operating SystemMacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017, Two Thunderbolt 3 ports) My Question or IssueOn average 15 times a day, the app needs restarting for being able to play the very same song. App says "can't play the current song", ...

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  •   Plan Premium   Country Canada   Operating System MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017, Two Thunderbolt 3 ports)   My Question or Issue On average 15 times a day, the app n...
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Latest update messed up the user interface !!!

PlanPremiumCountryCanada DeviceMacBook Pro early 2015Operating SystemOS X El Capitan (Version 10.11.6) My Question or IssueEver since I've updated my desktop app (to version 1.1.28.721.g5b5ee660) a really annoying glitch has appeared.I attached a gif...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada   Device MacBook Pro early 2015 Operating System OS X El Capitan (Version 10.11.6)   My Question or Issue Ever since I've updated my desktop app (to v...
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