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[Troubleshooting] Windows

Having trouble with the Spotify desktop app? Here’s a step-by-step guide to help get things working again. What to try first Perform a soft reset (generally rebooting the device will suffice). If that doesn’t help, try a clean reinstall. Be sure to l...

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FAQ: Spotify for Windows 10 app

Hey folks, we've outlined some of the common questions you might have about the Windows 10 app now available. Please post in this board if you have any other questions. Q: Why can’t I see Spotify in the Windows 10 store? A: Spotify for Windows store ...

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Superuser Contribution why in settings it only shows language?

when I click the settings tab it only shows the settings search bar and language, I tried to search for what I needed and nothing is coming up. I've restated Spotify, and checked the website and nothing helped.

  • Visitor
  • when I click the settings tab it only shows the settings search bar and language, I tried to search for what I needed and nothing is coming up. I've restated Spotify, and checked the website and noth...
  • Yordan
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Superuser Contribution why wont spotify play specific podcast episode

Spotify will not play a specific podcast episode. When I press the play icon, nothing happens. Here are the steps I have taken:1. Wiped Cache clean and did a fresh reinstall (3 times). Logged out and logged in with new password.2. Tried 3 platforms. ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Spotify will not play a specific podcast episode. When I press the play icon, nothing happens. Here are the steps I have taken: 1. Wiped Cache clean and did a fresh reinstall (3 times). Logged out...
  • Vasil
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Superuser Contribution When i try to buy the 3 months free premium it says invalid address

i typoe in all right info and it does not go through casue it says invalid adress i can show proof if needed to show its relly my account and my card

  • Visitor
  • i typoe in all right info and it does not go through casue it says invalid adress i can show proof if needed to show its relly my account and my card
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Superuser Contribution virus setup

downloaded the spotify installation on windows and checked it for viruses and found a trojan there

  • Casual Listener
  • downloaded the spotify installation on windows and checked it for viruses and found a trojan there
  • Lyubka
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[Desktop] Songs not playing

PlanPremiumCountry CanadaDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI've been having ongoing issues with my account. In the web broswer version of Spotify, music will not play at all on any pc.And in the app version, a large number of son...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Canada Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I've been having ongoing issues with my account. In the web broswer version of Spotify, m...
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Superuser Contribution error Auth:2.

All of a sudden Im getting a auth:2 error. I was authed before. Does anyone know how to fix this???

  • Visitor
  • All of a sudden Im getting a auth:2 error. I was authed before. Does anyone know how to fix this???
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Superuser Contribution Desktop app

PlanFreeCountryUSADeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueMy Spotify will not keep the playlist queue, after I close it. This has only started happening after the latest update. I don't know if its just me, but a I asked my friend...

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  •   Plan Free Country USA Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue My Spotify will not keep the playlist queue, after I close it. This has only started hap...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Cannot select multiple songs from the search results

If I click any song from the results list, it will take me directly to the album in question. I cannot select multiple songs from the search results any longer. However, I don't want to do that. Instead, I want to copy all the results to a playlist. ...

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  • If I click any song from the results list, it will take me directly to the album in question. I cannot select multiple songs from the search results any longer.   However, I don't want to...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution rolling stones not playing

hi, i haven't posted here before so i hope i'm not asking this in the wrong place, but for some reason nothing by the rolling stones seems to be playing for me. it just says "this track is not available" for all of them. i live in new york, in the un...

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  • hi, i haven't posted here before so i hope i'm not asking this in the wrong place, but for some reason nothing by the rolling stones seems to be playing for me. it just says "this track is not availa...
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Superuser Contribution Podcasts Not Playing

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceWeb Player (Chrome, Windows 7) My Question or IssuePodcasts aren't playing on the web player. I click the play button and nothing happens. I have tried several of my podcasts and none of them are working. Music and Music pl...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Web Player (Chrome, Windows 7)   My Question or Issue Podcasts aren't playing on the web player. I click the play button and nothing happens. I have tried...
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Superuser Contribution Search UI broke?

Whenever i used the search function in the past, the layout when looking at albums or playlists was more similar to my library or my home, with a grid like layout with several results per row. See the image attached with the search for "darktide" (pr...

  • Newbie
  • Whenever i used the search function in the past, the layout when looking at albums or playlists was more similar to my library or my home, with a grid like layout with several results per row. See th...
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Superuser Contribution Rapid Song Skipping

Desktop (Windows/Chrome) and Android app. Issue started within the last day or so.When listening Discover Weekly, the player rapidly jumps through the list without playing the songs.When trying to play a song outside of a list, it randomly stops play...

  • Casual Listener
  • Desktop (Windows/Chrome) and Android app.  Issue started within the last day or so. When listening Discover Weekly, the player rapidly jumps through the list without playing the songs. Whe...
  • Eni
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Desktop clear queue button disappeared?!

My 'clear queue' button has disappeared on desktop – I've updated to the latest version of Spotify. Autoplay is off and I've tried to restart the app. It's a bit frustrating to keep having to skip/change songs with the queue still going every time! A...

  • Visitor
  • My 'clear queue' button has disappeared on desktop – I've updated to the latest version of Spotify. Autoplay is off and I've tried to restart the app. It's a bit frustrating to keep having to skip/ch...
  • Walkieer
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add language translator on pc

please add language translator on desktop apps like windows, mac, and linux

  • Casual Listener
  • please add language translator on desktop apps like windows, mac, and linux
  • HeyImEdward
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[Desktop] Sort by Song Length

While there is a song-length column on the desktop version of Spotify, clicking the icon does not sort your songs, unlike the other columns. There should be an option that allows you to sort your music by the length of your songs.

  • Newbie
  • While there is a song-length column on the desktop version of Spotify, clicking the icon does not sort your songs, unlike the other columns. There should be an option that allows you to sort your mus...
  • sbianchi
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Superuser Contribution Ao adiantar uma musica spotify troca a faixa.

Ao clicar para adiantar uma faixa, o app simplesmente vai para uma nova faixa. Isso é extremamente inconveniente.

  • Visitor
  • Ao clicar para adiantar uma faixa, o app simplesmente vai para uma nova faixa. Isso é extremamente inconveniente.
  • Joan
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i cant click anything and everything turns grey when i click home

so like when i search some songs, i listen to a few of them, and then when i wanna go back by clicking home, it all turns grey and i cant press anything.

  • Casual Listener
  • so like when i search some songs, i listen to a few of them, and then when i wanna go back by clicking home, it all turns grey and i cant press anything.
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