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Local Files gone from the sidebar

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Local Files gone from the sidebar

Casual Listener

Premium Spotify v1.1.1.348.g9064793a, Windows 10.

 

title. Why?

 

before anyone asks, 'songs' doesn't list all of my files (it lists ~30 out of the 3000 I have oh I'm sorry, it actually doesn't list any local files, only the songs that I actually use from Spotify's library), i cannot search my local files via 'albums' and 'artists'.

 

the only way to see search my local files is through the top searchbar.

 

again, why?

 

edit: they've hidden local files insides the settings, you now have enable it before you can see it in the sidebar, which seems completely unnecessary and a waste of dev time. maybe add back your UI features you used to have before making the experience even worse with every update.

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Re: Local Files gone from the sidebar

Newbie

Spotify (god knows for what purpose), have decided to make displaying local files on the sidebar a setting in preferences, which is now off by default. If you go to your preferences and scroll down far enough you should find a setting to turn it back on

Re: Local Files gone from the sidebar

Regular

Jup, spotify is not doing well past 2 years... They have changed too much, it's annoying!

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