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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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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify Mac desktop app not opening. Error Code auth 2

Family Premium Plan, Finland.iMac OS X 10.15 Catalina. My Question or Issue is I can't open the Spotify desktop app.I get the red boxed message:The username or password is incorrect. (Error code: auth 2) I hadn't changed my login details for years an...

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  • Family Premium Plan, Finland. iMac OS X 10.15 Catalina.   My Question or Issue is I can't open the Spotify desktop app. I get the red boxed message: The username or password is incorrect. (...
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Superuser Contribution Search bar typing letters in reverse

Premium plan, purchased in US but residing in France (not sure if this can affect it)MacBook Pro 2018 running Mojave 10.14.4. Whenever I type in a song/artist/friend in the search bar, the letters will come up in the inverse order of how I have typed...

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  • Premium plan, purchased in US but residing in France (not sure if this can affect it) MacBook Pro 2018 running Mojave 10.14.4.   Whenever I type in a song/artist/friend in the search bar, the...
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Superuser Contribution Album won't leave my recent plays

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceMacbook ProOperating SystemiOS 10 My Question or IssueWhen I open desktop Spotify recent plays shows up as the first thing I see, l but I haven't interacted with this one album that keeps showing up and it never disappears....

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Macbook Pro Operating System iOS 10   My Question or Issue When I open desktop Spotify recent plays shows up as the first thing I see, l but I haven't i...
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Can't play the current song

For a long long time I have problem with desktop (Mac) Spotify app. When I stop playing music and come back after a while and want to listen again, Spotify show me "Can't play the current song". I have to restart whole app. I've tried a lot of "solut...

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  • For a long long time I have problem with desktop (Mac) Spotify app. When I stop playing music and come back after a while and want to listen again, Spotify show me "Can't play the current song". I ha...
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Last song of range selection plays when deleting with keyboard

Hello! I want to report this as a bug to the dev teams. Anyone, please let me know where I need to report this in order for it to be seen by the right people. My info:Premium PlanUnited StatesMacBook Pro Model 15,3MacOS Mojave 10.14.6Using Spotify ap...

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  • Hello! I want to report this as a bug to the dev teams. Anyone, please let me know where I need to report this in order for it to be seen by the right people.   My info: Premium Plan Un...
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Podcast Interface bug with a long listing

I noticed that the podcast listing here is very unstable. This is a long listing, and there's a lot of text associated with each episode. Scrolling, selecting, etc. I find it the interface jumping around chaotically and losing my place. You can't sim...

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  • I noticed that the podcast listing here is very unstable. This is a long listing, and there's a lot of text associated with each episode. Scrolling, selecting, etc. I find it the interface jumping ar...
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Spotify (Mac desktop app) plays last song of range selection when Deleting with keyboard

Hello! My info:Premium PlanUnited StatesMacBook Pro Model 15,3MacOS Mojave 10.14.6Using Spotify application for Mac Desktop. My problem is that when I delete a range selection of songs from the Liked Songs (using the Delete key on my MacBook's keyboa...

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  • Hello!   My info: Premium Plan United States MacBook Pro Model 15,3 MacOS Mojave 10.14.6 Using Spotify application for Mac Desktop.   My problem is that when I delete a range selec...
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Do you really need this much space on screen?

Spotify, Would the amount of space you give to Joe Rogans podcast image not be better used to show the actual podcast list? Being able to view a list of 2 (maybe 3 depending on description) is an awful design feature and hugely frustrating. It also s...

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  • Spotify,   Would the amount of space you give to Joe Rogans podcast image not be better used to show the actual podcast list? Being able to view a list of 2 (maybe 3 depending on description) ...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Sign In With Apple on the Mac app

My account is based on Sign in with Apple, but there is no button for that to sign-in on the Mac app. How can I log in?

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  • My account is based on Sign in with Apple, but there is no button for that to sign-in on the Mac app. How can I log in?
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Spotify volume is suddenly really quiet

PlanPremiumCountry AustriaDeviceMacbook ProOperating SystemiOS 10 My Question or Issue I have had Spotify on my Mac for months but suddenly the volume is really really quiet although the volume is completely turned on. The volume on my Mac does work ...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Austria Device Macbook Pro Operating System iOS 10   My Question or Issue  I have had Spotify on my Mac for months but suddenly the volume is really rea...
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Flashing ad banner in Spotify mac app

Plan: FreeCountry: KazakhstanDevice: Macbook Air 2020Operating System: Mac OS Catalina Ad banner flashing every 10-15 seconds.

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  • Plan: Free Country: Kazakhstan Device: Macbook Air 2020 Operating System: Mac OS Catalina   Ad banner flashing every 10-15 seconds.      
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Superuser Contribution Current Track Cover has disappeared (desktop)

Since the last spotify update, i noticed the current track cover (left down corner) has gone, i thought it was just the minimized set, but theres no way to take it that back, that cover is very useful, even to identify the song on a playlist... now i...

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  • Since the last spotify update, i noticed the current track cover (left down corner) has gone, i thought it was just the minimized set, but theres no way to take it that back, that cover is very usefu...
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Most of my saved albums have disappeared from the desktop app, still present on mobile

Plan: PremiumCountry: US Device: MacBook ProOperating System: MacOS Catalina (10.15.6) My Question or IssueAbout a week ago, I noticed that somewhere around 90% of my saved Albums had disappeared from the desktop app. I still see all of them on the m...

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  • Plan: Premium Country: US   Device: MacBook Pro Operating System: MacOS Catalina (10.15.6)   My Question or Issue About a week ago, I noticed that somewhere around 90% of my sav...
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Liked songs playlist only partially visible

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceMacBook Pro 2019Operating SystemiOS Catalina 10.15.6 Liked songs appearing in full on my phone, but only songs liked after 1.8.20 appearing on the Desktop version of Spotify 1.1.39.612.g1e7e78a4. Have tried restarting...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device MacBook Pro 2019 Operating System iOS Catalina 10.15.6   Liked songs appearing in full on my phone, but only songs liked after 1.8.20 appearing on ...
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Spotify content not taking up entire window

Premium Family PlanUnited StatesMac OS 10.15.6 (2017 Macbook Pro, 2 thunderbolt ports)Spotify version: 1.1.42.622.gbd112320 (Fresh install, issue persisting) Normally Spotify on Mac OS is really responsive to size changes, however I think something r...

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  • Premium Family Plan United States Mac OS 10.15.6 (2017 Macbook Pro, 2 thunderbolt ports) Spotify version: 1.1.42.622.gbd112320 (Fresh install, issue persisting)   Normally Spotify on Mac OS...
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Spotify volume lowers when other apps/browser plays audio

When I am listening to Spotify on the Mac desktop app, if I play a YouTube video or Instagram video on Chrome or Safari, it lowers the volume of my Spotify and even when the sound ends on whatever I played, the Spotify volume takes at least 30 second...

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  • When I am listening to Spotify on the Mac desktop app, if I play a YouTube video or Instagram video on Chrome or Safari, it lowers the volume of my Spotify and even when the sound ends on whatever I ...
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Solved!! Can't change the oder of songs

My Question or Issue:After the latest update I can't change the order of my songs in my playlists. This is unacceptable and a good reason to stop the premium subscription! Plan: PremiumCountry: USADevice: Macbook Pro 2020Operating System: macOS Catal...

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  • My Question or Issue: After the latest update I can't change the order of my songs in my playlists. This is unacceptable and a good reason to stop the premium subscription!   Plan: Premi...
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Random podcast showing up on home page

Randomly my Spotify showed a playlist called "hoetown" which is a podcast but I've never listened to this podcast nor looked it up and I don't know why its showing up on my front page not under any suggestions, its just there. Theres nothing wrong wi...

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  • Randomly my Spotify showed a playlist called "hoetown" which is a podcast but I've never listened to this podcast nor looked it up and I don't know why its showing up on my front page not under any s...
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Liked Songs does not update between system sleep cycles

PlanFreeUnited States Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)MacBook 2010 A1342Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 (17G14019) My Question or IssueSometimes I add music to my "Liked Songs"...

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  • Plan Free United States   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) MacBook 2010 A1342 Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) macOS High Sierra 1...
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Superuser Contribution Devices Not Showing on Mac Client

I have 3 Google Home speakers (1 Home and 2 Minis) and I can easily play music to them from my iPhone; they show up as available devices. However, on Mac client, the devices don't show up. When I hover over the devices setting, all it does say 'Devic...

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  • I have 3 Google Home speakers (1 Home and 2 Minis) and I can easily play music to them from my iPhone; they show up as available devices.   However, on Mac client, the devices don't show up. W...
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