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Desktop: Jam now available

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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Desktop: 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. Together, the individually customizable design of these new views provides a richer experience, m...

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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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[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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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Artist about section - cant forward photos

PlanPremiumCountry/DeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueRecently I noticed whenever I try to forward photos in an artist about section, it goes back a photo. When I press the right-arrow (to go to the next photo), it goes back ...

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  • Plan Premium Country / Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Recently I noticed whenever I try to forward photos in an artist about section, it goes back a ...
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Superuser Contribution Can't make Spotify work on a PC home computer recently upgraded to Windows-10

My Spotify problem started when I upgraded my home PC from Windows-7 to Windows-10 and finding nothing but frustration with trying to uninstall and reinstall Spotify which apparently has been corrupted and will only show the playlists I constructed o...

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  • My Spotify problem started when I upgraded my home PC from Windows-7 to Windows-10 and finding nothing but frustration with trying to uninstall and reinstall Spotify which apparently has been corrupt...
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"Alt Tabing" wont show the icon

Think that the picture says it all, i want the tab icon back. I have tried to reinstall it and it still wont get fixedI run on update 1.0.75.483.g7ff4a0dc which i think should be the latest update

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  • Think that the picture says it all, i want the tab icon back.  I have tried to reinstall it and it still wont get fixed I run on update 1.0.75.483.g7ff4a0dc which i think should be the latest ...
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Superuser Contribution Can I upload local files and still hear them with a usb pen drive?

My laptop is very full with all the music I have in my local files and I want to put it on a usb drive so I get more space is that possible?

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  • My laptop is very full with all the music I have in my local files and I want to put it on a usb drive so I get more space is that possible?  
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Superuser Contribution Android App and Desktop App not sync liked songs, even after hours

Plan & CountryPremium, Germany Device/Operating SystemDebian Laptop, Samsung Android Phone My Question or IssueOn my way to work I was listening to music on Spotify and liking new songs. About 3 or 4 hours later I opened up my desktop client. I notic...

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  • Plan & Country Premium, Germany   Device/Operating System Debian Laptop, Samsung Android Phone   My Question or Issue On my way to work I was listening to music on Spotify an...
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Superuser Contribution Song duplicates

PlanPremiumCountryFinlandDeviceDesktop appOperating SystemWin 10 My Question or IssueWhen I add a song into playlist that already has that song, the add duplicate pop up warning doesn't come up. The song is exactly same than the song (same album) tha...

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  • Plan Premium Country Finland Device Desktop app Operating System Win 10     My Question or Issue When I add a song into playlist that already has that song, the add duplicate pop...
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Superuser Contribution [Desktop][Other] Spotify download for windows is broken.

Anytime i download spotify on my laptop the app wont work, on first try the app black screens before failing and closing itself. Then on subsequent attempts to open the app is just says 'spotify is not responding'.I already had various issues with th...

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  • Anytime i download spotify on my laptop the app wont work, on first try the app black screens before failing and closing itself. Then on subsequent attempts to open the app is just says 'spotify is n...
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Superuser Contribution How do I unhide the song banners?

PlanFreeCountryRomaniaDevice Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI have disabled the song banners, on the Spotify app, on windows 10. I am talking about the ones that used to appear in the bottom left corner. I can't find out how to re-ena...

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  •   Plan Free Country Romania Device   Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I have disabled the song banners, on the Spotify app, on windows 10. I am talking abo...
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Superuser Contribution Windows 10 Issue - Cannot pause or go to next song when Spotify app is minimized in Task Bar

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceWindows PCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI normally minimize the Spotify app to the Task Bar on my Windows 10 PC. If I want to pause or go to the next song, I just need to mouse over the minimized app and a m...

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  •   Plan Premium Country US Device Windows PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I normally minimize the Spotify app to the Task Bar on my Windows 10 PC. If I want ...
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[Desktop] Liked Songs not visible

PlanFree/PremiumCountryBrazilDevice(iPhone 6s Plus and HP ENVY dv6)Operating System(iOS 14 and, Windows 10 pro,) My Question or IssueMy liked songs just disappeared on dektop. I can see them in my web player and mobile app. I tried doing a CLEAN rein...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country Brazil Device (iPhone 6s Plus and HP ENVY dv6) Operating System (iOS 14 and, Windows 10 pro,)   My Question or Issue My liked songs just disappeared on dektop...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Scroll bug

The Windows desktop application has a bug that causes it to scroll as far down as it can on an artist page. Note: the artist must have a bio/some images for this bug to occur (the scroll position must not be at the top of the About page).How to repro...

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  • The Windows desktop application has a bug that causes it to scroll as far down as it can on an artist page.   Note: the artist must have a bio/some images for this bug to occur (the scroll pos...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Right Button on Band Pictures

on Desktop Windows 10 The issue is that the right button on band pictures slide to the precedent pics, like the left buttonThat make no sense, and it's just a little bug but it's annoyingSteps to recreate :- go to any artist- go on about panel- click...

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  • on Desktop Windows 10   The issue is that the right button on band pictures slide to the precedent pics, like the left button That make no sense, and it's just a little bug but it's annoying ...
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Superuser Contribution New UI; Desktop update

PlanFree/Premium DeviceDesktop Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueDoes anyone know when will be the new UI update out to the public? I see that many people are not satisfied with it but still, will it be coming out any time soon?Thanks fo...

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  • Plan Free/Premium   Device Desktop   Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Does anyone know when will be the new UI update out to the public? I see that many p...
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Superuser Contribution Playback with Sound BlasterX G6 (External USB DAC and Amp) does not work

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceDesktop version Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueAt the PC a USB sound card of the model "Creative Sound BlasterX G6" is used.If you start the Spotify desktop application and in Windows the Sound Blaster i...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device Desktop version  Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue At the PC a USB sound card of the model "Creative Sound BlasterX G6" is use...
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Solved!! Clicking cover art jumps to wrong song/position when playlist is sorted

Consider a large playlist that is playing songs randomly. In that case the current song (green) is not reflected in the playlist, so I hit the cover art and the playlist will jump to the location where the current song is (marked in green). That way ...

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  • Consider a large playlist that is playing songs randomly. In that case the current song (green) is not reflected in the playlist, so I hit the cover art and the playlist will jump to the location whe...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify is not responsive with 1.1.8.439.g8502297d (05 Jun 2019) onwards.

PlanPremiumCountryItalyDevicedesktop PC(i5-7500,16gb RAM,SSDOperating SystemWindows 10 PRO x64 My IssueWith version 1.1.7.13766.gf9dc3904 (22 May 2019) I have no problemWith version 1.1.8.439.g8502297d (05 Jun 2019), at the first start it is ok, from...

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  • Plan Premium Country Italy Device desktop PC(i5-7500,16gb RAM,SSD Operating System Windows 10 PRO x64   My Issue With version 1.1.7.13766.gf9dc3904 (22 May 2019) I have no problem Wit...
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Superuser Contribution [Desktop][Playlists] Custom order of songs

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilDevice(Dell XPS 8920)Operating System(Windows 10) My Question or IssueWhenever I wanted to customize the track order on my playlist I would add an album/song, select them and drag them up to where I wanted them to be. However ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Brazil Device (Dell XPS 8920) Operating System (Windows 10)   My Question or Issue Whenever I wanted to customize the track order on my playlist I would add an alb...
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Superuser Contribution New PC version - Copy and Paste into Playlist at selected position

PlanPremiumCountryUKDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueA few months ago my PC version of Spotify App was very kindly updated to the new shiny version.In the old version I could copy a track and paste it into any position in a play...

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  • Plan Premium Country UK Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue A few months ago my PC version of Spotify App was very kindly updated to the new shiny version. In...
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Superuser Contribution Playlist sorted by date always starts with the oldest song

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceComputerOperating SystemWin 10 18363.719, Spotify 1.1.28.721.g5b5ee660 My Question or IssueFor about a week now, the songs in the playlist have stopped playing in the correct order. I always sort my playlist with the da...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device Computer Operating System Win 10 18363.719, Spotify 1.1.28.721.g5b5ee660   My Question or Issue For about a week now, the songs in the playlist have...
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Solved!! Discover Weekly - will not update

PlanFreeCountryUKDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue: My Spotify weekly playlist isn't updating. I performed a clean uninstall of Spotify, reinstalled, unsubscribed to the playlist, resubscribed. It will not update. I am not liste...

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  • Plan Free Country UK Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue:   My Spotify weekly playlist isn't updating. I performed a clean uninstall of Spotify, reinstal...
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