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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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Filters not working as expected. Please add option to revert to older build

PlanPremiumCountryMalaysiaDeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueThe latest update is driving me insane. After I updated on Monday, filters and queues are not working as they used to. Before, if I filter my liked songs with an ar...

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  • Plan Premium Country Malaysia Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue The latest update is driving me insane. After I updated on Monday, filters and queues ar...
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Problemas con el sonido en Windows, Plan Familiar

PlanPremiumCountryArgentina DeviceNotebook Lenovo Ideapad 320Operating SystemWindows 10 64 bits My Question or IssueDesde hace mucho me viene pasando que, inclusive habiendo reinstalado la aplicación para Windows, cuando escucho música en la aplicaci...

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  • Plan Premium Country Argentina   Device Notebook Lenovo Ideapad 320 Operating System Windows 10 64 bits   My Question or Issue Desde hace mucho me viene pasando que, inclusive ha...
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Superuser Contribution Friend activity only showing two friends

PlanFreeCountryUSAOperating SystemWindows 10 Friends Activity is only showing two friends and won't update when I unfollow/refollow the missing ones. I know all the missing friends are active and have activity sharing on because I was able to see all...

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  • Plan Free Country USA Operating System Windows 10   Friends Activity is only showing two friends and won't update when I unfollow/refollow the missing ones. I know all the missing friends...
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recently played sync. on all devices

Hi,i need the "recently played" section on all devices syncronized.When i´m hearing a song on my smartphone it wouldn´t show up on my desktop app. The same issue is in the other direction.E.g. I want the Music that i heared in the morning on smartpho...

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  • Hi, i need the "recently played" section on all devices syncronized. When i´m hearing a song on my smartphone it wouldn´t show up on my desktop app. The same issue is in the other direction. E.g. ...
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Solved!! Crossfade on desktop app doesn't work

PlanPremiumCountryEstonia DeviceLenovo thinkpadOperating SystemWindows 10 So basically i've used the crossfade feature on my phone for months now and everything works perfectly but now i downloaded the spotify app for my computer and although i have ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Estonia   Device Lenovo thinkpad Operating System Windows 10   So basically i've used the crossfade feature on my phone for months now and everything works pe...
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Only queue up Songs according to your Filter in your playlist

PlanPremiumDeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 7 Professional 64bit My Question or IssueI remember in the past whenever I filtered my Playlist with for example the singer or the band and then play a song filtered by that, spotify would then only que...

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  • Plan Premium Device Desktop Operating System Windows 7 Professional 64bit   My Question or Issue I remember in the past whenever I filtered my Playlist with for example the singer or t...
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google home

HelloPlanPremium - familyCountry Belgium Devicegoogle Home - WindowsOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueWhen i try yo play a song on my google home, the App for windows don't detect the google Home. The application detect proprely my andro...

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  • Hello Plan Premium - family Country Belgium   Device google Home - Windows Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue When i try yo play a song on my google home, the App...
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Solved!! Windows 10 Desktop App Not Working

Plan: PremiumCountry: US Device: Dell XPS 9560 Operating System: Windows 10 My Question or Issue:My Spotify Windows 10 Desktop app will not play any music. It either displays an error message saying that "Spotify can't play this right now. If you hav...

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  • Plan: Premium Country: US   Device: Dell XPS 9560  Operating System: Windows 10   My Question or Issue: My Spotify Windows 10 Desktop app will not play any music. It e...
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Liked songs disappeared from the past 1.5 years.

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDevicePixel 2XL, Windows Desktop AppOperating SystemAndroid Oreo, Windows 10 My Question or IssueYesterday I was listening to my liked songs in chronological order.I realized I had 4k+ songs liked because one time I just liked...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device Pixel 2XL, Windows Desktop App Operating System Android Oreo, Windows 10   My Question or Issue Yesterday I was listening to my liked songs in chrono...
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[Desktop][Other] Can't install, and can't uninstall to fix problem

Spotify would not open, so I tried to re-install the app on PC. Would not install because I already had the app. Tried to un-install, but was not showing up in my control panel/programs list. So tried to uninstall from start menu. That wouldn't work....

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  • Spotify would not open, so I tried to re-install the app on PC.  Would not install because I already had the app.  Tried to un-install, but was not showing up in my control panel/programs l...
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Why does Spotify suck so much with loading and start-up times?

PlanPremiumCountryThe NetherlandsDeviceSony Experia XZ1, HP Laptop, Ipad Air2Operating SystemAndroid, Windows 9) My Question or IssueOn all my devices Spotify is loading slow, sometimes it takes minutes to be able to start searching or even playing a...

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  • Plan Premium Country The Netherlands Device Sony Experia XZ1, HP Laptop, Ipad Air2 Operating System Android, Windows 9)   My Question or Issue On all my devices Spotify is loading slow...
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I can´t access songs of a list if I not listen to the previous one

PlanPremiumCountrySpainDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10My Question or IssueSpotify doesn´t allow me to listen to the songs I want on a list. I need to listen songs in order to see the next ones ¿wth?Version: 1.1.20.510.g7d28aaaa

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  • Plan Premium Country Spain Device PC Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue Spotify doesn´t allow me to listen to the songs I want on a list. I need to listen songs in order to see...
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Solved!! Broken Fn+Play/Pause; Back/Skip/Vol works; NO CHROME

Plan PremiumCountry USDevice DesktopOperating System Windows 10My Question or IssueI've had the issue of Chrome & Windows Media hijacking my buttons.This time I can't find the source of my broken button. The Back/Skip & Volume still work properly. I'...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue I've had the issue of Chrome & Windows Media hijacking my buttons. This time I ca...
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App is broken

PlanPremiumCountryAustralia DeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueApp skips through songs uncontrollably and does not play at all. Blue ribbon appears state song cannot be played. Tried unistalling app, didnt work

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia   Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue App skips through songs uncontrollably and does not play at all. Blue ribbon ap...
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Superuser Contribution How to Disconnect device from my spotify account? I can't find solutions

FreeMexicoDesktop and Android (Motorola)Windows 10I know that many have asked this but I can't find a solution.My phone connects automatically every time I open Spotify on my computer. I have already removed this device (my phone) from my computer bu...

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I can’t find any songs in Spotify

PlanFreeCountryTaiwanDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 7 My Question or IssueSpotify suddenly can‘t play and all of playlist are empty

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  • Plan Free Country Taiwan Device PC Operating System Windows 7   My Question or Issue Spotify suddenly can‘t play and  all of playlist are empty
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Screen flicker

PlanFree/PremiumCountryDenmarkDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueMy issue is that the screen starts to flicker when i use spotify web browser and/or download spotify onto my computer. I need to use alt + F4 to exit the opened wind...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country Denmark Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue My issue is that the screen starts to flicker when i use spotify web browser and/or ...
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List of long term bugs

Regular Spotify program on Win10, not from the store. These following bugs have been present for months, and some even for years. Some of them have been fixed in the past but have regressed to a bugged state. Clicking on the album cover in the bottom...

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  • Regular Spotify program on Win10, not from the store.   These following bugs have been present for months, and some even for years. Some of them have been fixed in the past but have regressed ...
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Listen along on discord 45 seconds infront

PlanPremiumCountryAustralia/MelbourneOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueWhen i listen along with my friends on spotify i'm always 45 seconds infront and then once my song ends i have to wait until it finishes on the owners end then once t...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia/Melbourne Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue When i listen along with my friends on spotify i'm always 45 seconds infront and then once my ...
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mirc and spotify

Hello, Does anyone know if there is a script I can use to announce what I hear on mIRC?

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  • Hello,   Does anyone know if there is a script I can use to announce what I hear on mIRC?
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