This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

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This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

foob_
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Earlier today I tried to play a song, and the blue notifcation is starting This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it. It worked fine yesterday. I reinstalled spotify to no avail.

Im on windows 10, and I have a free account. 

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Re: This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

Astame
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@caribou1258

 

Sorry to hear about your problem. Try to follow the steps below.

 

  • Click Edit (PC) or Spotify (Mac).
  • Select Preferences.
  • Scroll down to Local Files.
  • Deselect all sources.
  • Close, and restart the app.
  • Select all local file sources once again.
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Re: This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

Astame
Community Legend

Hello @Lsaik

 

Did you try to follow these steps:

 

  • Click Edit (PC) or Spotify (Mac).
  • Select Preferences.
  • Scroll down to Local Files.
  • Deselect all sources.
  • Close, and restart your computer and the Spotify application.
  • Select all local file sources once again.

Please let me know if you need more help. 

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robinplom
Newbie

When I tried it he sayed "Song not availble" everytime when i clicked on the song. What I did whas connecting my PC to my phone and then he began downoading the song!!!!!!!

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Re: This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

Astame
Community Legend

Hi there! 

 

Do you want to import a local file to spotify or do you want to solve the problem with the song error?

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foob_
Casual Listener

I would like to solve the song error.

Re: This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

Astame
Community Legend

Try to go to 

Edit > Preferences > Local Files and uncheck everything

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wferrell0709
Regular

Astame,

This method worked for about a day, but now it no longer does. Please help.

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caribou1258
Regular

J'ai le même problème : depuis aujourd'hu_i je n'arrive plus à lire de nouveaux titres sur mon PC. J'ai toujours le même message : cette chanson n'es ptas disponible. Si vous possédez le fichier... Alors qu'hier tout fonctionnait bien. Par contrre ces titres sont bien disponibles sur mon iphone. Je n'y comprends rien. Besoin d'aide, merci !!

Re: This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

Astame
Community Legend

@wferrell0709

 

Do you get the "Can't play the currently track" message?

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Re: This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

Astame
Community Legend

@caribou1258

 

Sorry to hear about your problem. Try to follow the steps below.

 

  • Click Edit (PC) or Spotify (Mac).
  • Select Preferences.
  • Scroll down to Local Files.
  • Deselect all sources.
  • Close, and restart the app.
  • Select all local file sources once again.

Re: This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

caribou1258
Regular

I'm in France.  Il try to write in english... I have this message for today: "This song is not available If you have the file on your computer you can import it." ..... I can no longer read new titles. I can include them in a playlist but impossible to read.

Re: This song is not available. if you have the file on your computer you can import it

Astame
Community Legend

@caribou1258

 

Are you unable  to play songs on Spotify?

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