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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 [BUG] When shuffle is enabled, wrong music is highlighted when clicking the song display image.

DeviceMacbook Pro 15 inch 2019 Operating SystemMacOS 10.15.5 Spotify Version1.1.33.569.gced9e0f5 If shuffle is enabled, the wrong music in the list is highlighted when clicking the song image. Shuffle Enabled (highlighted the currently playing song) ...

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  • Device Macbook Pro 15 inch 2019   Operating System MacOS 10.15.5   Spotify Version 1.1.33.569.gced9e0f5   If shuffle is enabled, the wrong music in the list is highlighted whe...
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Artists that I have Disliked in my Release Radar, still appear in next weeks Release Radar

Spotify PremiumSouth Africa Macbook ProMacOS Mojave I'm not sure why Spotify gives you the option to "Hide This Song/Artist" in your release radar if they just appear again next week.There are artists that I no longer wish to see in my Playlists, and...

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  • Spotify Premium South Africa   Macbook Pro MacOS Mojave   I'm not sure why Spotify gives you the option to "Hide This Song/Artist" in your release radar if they just appear again next...
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Connectivity issues with Sony 1000 XM3 on macbook

PlanPremiumCountryNetherlands DeviceMacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017)Operating SystemmacOS Catalina 10.15.5HeadsetSony WH-1000XM3 I keep having connectivity issues with my Sony headset and Spotify. Sometimes I get the 'can't play the current song' error, s...

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  • Plan Premium Country Netherlands   Device MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017) Operating System macOS Catalina 10.15.5 Headset Sony WH-1000XM3   I keep having connectivity issues with my...
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Language errors in Mac App

I run Spotify in Swedish. On my iPhone, everything is in Swedish in the Spotify app. But on my Mac, there are some things in English in the Spotify app. I attach a picture where the red arrows show the bugs in the Mac app, and the green arrows show w...

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  • I run Spotify in Swedish. On my iPhone, everything is in Swedish in the Spotify app. But on my Mac, there are some things in English in the Spotify app. I attach a picture where the red arrows show t...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Find Friends feature not working

Hi, for several months now, every time I go to click on the "Find Friends" button, this error message (attached below) pops up. I have added friends in the past and want to add more. Why isn't it letting me?

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  • Hi, for several months now, every time I go to click on the "Find Friends" button, this error message (attached below) pops up. I have added friends in the past and want to add more. Why isn't it let...
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It seems that I can't play songs backwards

Ok so I have always been able to click the button that allows you to go to the song that played before, all of a sudden that button is blocked and it doesn't work, also the shuffle button doesn't work. this is what it looks like If you look next to p...

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  • Ok so I have always been able to click the button that allows you to go to the song that played before, all of a sudden that button is blocked and it doesn't work, also the shuffle button doesn't wor...
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Superuser Contribution No button to view current playlist on mac desktop app

PremiumUSA DeviceMacBook Pro 2017MacOS Mojave My Question or IssueThe bottom right corner of the app used to have a great visual of the album art, which you could click to get to the current playlist you were listening to. Unfortunately, both the alb...

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  • Premium USA   Device MacBook Pro 2017 MacOS Mojave   My Question or Issue The bottom right corner of the app used to have a great visual of the album art, which you could click to g...
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Superuser Contribution Apariencia en Desktop

PlanPremiumCountryChileDeviceMackbook ProOperating SystemHigh Sierra iOS 10My Question or IssueHe creado una nueva cuenta de Spotify, con el usuario @stgomusic. No he podido cambiar foto de perfil desde Desktop (solo en móvil , no he podido cambiar l...

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  • Plan Premium Country Chile Device Mackbook Pro Operating System High Sierra iOS 10 My Question or Issue He creado una nueva cuenta de Spotify, con el usuario @stgomusic.    ...
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Delete 11 GB cache

Hello, I am cleaning out my computer & I discovered a massive cache created by Spotify. I don't know what the content is since I don't have any downloads (as far as I know). Also, this 11 GB cache is in a different location from where my download cac...

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  • Hello, I am cleaning out my computer & I discovered a massive cache created by Spotify.     I don't know what the content is since I don't have any downloads (as far as I know). ...
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Superuser Contribution Premium Displaying Strangely

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 64 bitI recently lost access to my premium account, long story short no way that I can retrieve it. What I ended up doing was creating a new account and having my wife add me to h...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10 64 bit I recently lost access to my premium account, long story short no way that I can retrieve it. What I end...
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Superuser Contribution Posting playlist to Facebook does not show changed playlist picture, in Premium, MacBook Pro 2017

PlanFree/PremiumCountry 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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  • 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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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Playing mp4 local files with video

Can I play local mp4 video files as a video rather than playing only the audio? Plan: PremiumCountry: India Device: Samsung Galaxy S10, Macbook AirOperating System: Android 10, MacOS 10.15.5

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  • Can I play local mp4 video files as a video rather than playing only the audio?   Plan: Premium Country: India   Device: Samsung Galaxy S10, Macbook Air Operating System: An...
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Superuser Contribution Search bar in liked songs in mac is gone

PlanPremiumCountry Philippines Device(Macbook Pro 15inch late 2013)Operating System(MacOS Mojave) My Question or IssueOkay, so now the updated Spotify UI is kinda hard for me. I can't seem to find a specific songs that i liked in Liked Songs. Can som...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Philippines   Device (Macbook Pro 15inch late 2013) Operating System (MacOS Mojave)   My Question or Issue Okay, so now the updated Spotify UI is ki...
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Superuser Contribution "Hide this Song" does not work on playlist radio

Premium, USmacOS High Sierra (10.13.6), Mac mini Mid-2010 I've been having this issue across multiple devices (all Macs) for the last few months. I've seen other posts about it, and I see that it has been marked as resolved, but I'm still having the ...

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  • Premium, US macOS High Sierra (10.13.6), Mac mini Mid-2010   I've been having this issue across multiple devices (all Macs) for the last few months. I've seen other posts about it, and I see ...
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Superuser Contribution How to log in with Apple ID on Mac

PlanPremiumCountryAUSDevice MacBook Pro 2018Operating SystemCatalina My Question or IssueHi just switched to Spotify from apple music because of all the headaches they cost me and same here, where is the freakin log in with the apple id button on the...

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  • Plan Premium Country AUS Device  MacBook Pro 2018 Operating System Catalina   My Question or Issue Hi just switched to Spotify from apple music because of all the headaches they c...
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Solved!! [Desktop][Other] Disable Autostart on Mac

After booting the Mac, the Spotify App for Mac will start even though the automatic start for the Spotify App is disabled. I am using the Spotify App with the version number 1.1.21.1654.g282a2807. It is very annoying that the app "does what it want"....

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  • After booting the Mac, the Spotify App for Mac will start even though the automatic start for the Spotify App is disabled.   I am using the Spotify App with the version number 1.1.21.1654...
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Superuser Contribution I have the app for more than a year now on my Mac and is completely slow still

The app on Mac OS is absolutely disgusting, in my phone it works, but in my Mac is just REALLY slow to start working, sometimes it takes 20 min for me to be able to use the app... The app opens, everything runs but it just doesn't show up anything......

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  • The app on Mac OS is absolutely disgusting, in my phone it works, but in my Mac is just REALLY slow to start working, sometimes it takes 20 min for me to be able to use the app... The app opens, ever...
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Lack of Responsiveness from Support Team

Please respond to attached thread. Can’t believe customer service for Spotify would be so poor. I’ve been a user of Spotify since around its launch. Now that I have an issue, I can’t get assistance. Unbelievable. If this is not resolved I will be can...

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  • Please respond to attached thread. Can’t believe customer service for Spotify would be so poor. I’ve been a user of Spotify since around its launch. Now that I have an issue, I can’t get assistance. ...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Playlist Cover Problem

Hi! So lately I logged onto the desktop MAC version of Spotify. I use it to edit my playlists easier and replace covers. Yet I noticed that there had been a new update in which I can no longer edit my playlist cover. (I am unsure if this was a true u...

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  • Hi! So lately I logged onto the desktop MAC version of Spotify. I use it to edit my playlists easier and replace covers. Yet I noticed that there had been a new update in which I can no longer edit m...
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Solved!! Disliking Artist/Song Permanently?

Family PlanPremiumUSA Macbook Air Hey! Spotify helped me out a lot yesterday with a hacking situation; somebody added themselves into my family plan, and also hacked into my own library. They added this song (attached image) to literally every single...

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  • Family Plan Premium USA   Macbook Air   Hey! Spotify helped me out a lot yesterday with a hacking situation; somebody added themselves into my family plan, and also hacked into my own...
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