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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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Solved!! Spotify doesn't play, missing playlists, no device control

The title summerises the experience I have the past week, where out of nowhere I wasn't able to play any music. Then when I tried to do a clean reinstall of Spotify, I see that my playlists are 'completely empty', and I couldn't play any music from m...

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  • The title summerises the experience I have the past week, where out of nowhere I wasn't able to play any music. Then when I tried to do a clean reinstall of Spotify, I see that my playlists are 'comp...
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Problems in my PC

PlanPremiumCountryMexicoDevicePCOperating System Windows 10 My Question or IssueA few hours ago I tried to play an artist, which was impossible, I thought that uninstalling and reinstalling the problem would be solved, but it turned out worse, all my...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Mexico Device PC Operating System  Windows 10   My Question or Issue A few hours ago I tried to play an artist, which was impossible, I thought that u...
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I though Spotify was a music streaming service

PlanPremiumCountryNot your f businessDeviceWindows 7 My Question or Issue Yo, I though spotify was a music streaming service. Then why the **bleep** does is store so**bleep**. I tried changing the path where spotify saves songs so I dont fill my SSD ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Not your f business Device Windows 7   My Question or Issue   Yo, I though spotify was a music streaming service. Then why the **bleep** does is store so**blee...
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No me deja ver a mis amigos

Hola, desde hace unos dias no puedo ver algunos de mis amigos. Solo aparece uno y los demas no aparecen. Alguna idea de que puede ser?.Aclaro que tengo Windows y la app actualizados.

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  • Hola, desde hace unos dias no puedo ver algunos de mis amigos. Solo aparece uno y los demas no aparecen. Alguna idea de que puede ser?. Aclaro que tengo Windows y la app actualizados.
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Spotify Skipping intros?

PlanPremiumCountry - Canda DeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10My Question or IssueWhy is Hiphop Central skipping intros of songs? is there a setting to turn this off?None of my other playlists are doing this.

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  •   Plan Premium Country - Canda   Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue Why is Hiphop Central skipping intros of songs? is there a setting to turn this of...
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[All Platforms][Playlists] Deleted songs from a playlist keep reappearing in that playlist

I have deleted some songs from one of my playlists but these deleted songs keep reappearing in that playlist. How do i prevent this from happening or what can i do to stop this?

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  • I have deleted some songs from one of my playlists but these deleted songs keep reappearing in that playlist. How do i prevent this from happening or what can i do to stop this?
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Volume does not turn up or down

PlanPremiumCountrySpainDeviceHP PavilionOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueWhen I use the Windows buttons to turn the volume up or down, the volume doesn't change. That happens in any program as soon as I open Spotify. Spotify's own volum...

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  • Plan Premium Country Spain Device HP Pavilion Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue When I use the Windows buttons to turn the volume up or down, the volume doesn't change...
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Ma musique ne se lance pas.

Bonjour,J'ai un problème sur mon PC sous window 10, Spotify bug et ne lance pas de musique. j'ai aussi toutes les playliste de spotify qui sont "vide". Quand j'essaye de lancer une chanson, il ne veux pas. Je n'ai pas l'image de l'album, ni le minuta...

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  • Bonjour, J'ai un problème sur mon PC sous window 10, Spotify bug et ne lance pas de musique. j'ai aussi toutes les playliste de spotify qui sont "vide". Quand j'essaye de lancer une chanson, il ne v...
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Superuser Contribution Settings keeps resetting after updating Spotify

PlanPremiumCountryFranceOperating SystemWindows 10 & 7My Question or IssueAt every new update of the software since ever, I need to set all my settings (advanced or not) because Spotify erases it to the default settings and I am tired of this bug...T...

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  • Plan Premium Country France Operating System Windows 10 & 7 My Question or Issue At every new update of the software since ever, I need to set all my settings (advanced or not) because Spo...
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Superuser Contribution Alternative to sorting saved songs by album?

Question for both Desktop and Android versions. So with new changes to Album/Liked song filtering my "Albums" section shrinked to about 20 entries that i saved a long time ago.Those saved albums now contain ALL songs from this album, including those ...

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  • Question for both Desktop and Android versions.   So with new changes to Album/Liked song filtering my "Albums" section shrinked to about 20 entries that i saved a long time ago. Those saved ...
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Scanning for chromecasts dont work.

PlanPremiumCountrySwedenDeviceGaming rig.Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI noticed that the windows desktop client can't find the Audio renderers on the network properly. But using something like VLC works perfectly same with Chrome br...

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden Device Gaming rig. Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I noticed that the windows desktop client can't find the Audio renderers on the networ...
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Spotify app (win) deletes saved songs from library, while they are on my phone lib (Android) app

PlanPremiumCountryThe NetherlandsDeviceWindows 10, Huawei Mate 20 liteOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueStarted yesterday, I saved a few songs on my phone to my library. When I got home, I played the same songs in the library on my compu...

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  • Plan Premium Country The Netherlands Device Windows 10, Huawei Mate 20 lite Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Started yesterday, I saved a few songs on my phone to my ...
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Solved!! Spotify wont work on Win10

I have problems with playing any song under Win 10. I am a Free User and have the following symptomps:Nothing happens if i click on any song. The progress bar doesent move and no exception message appears. (see attachment) I tried following: restarti...

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  • I have problems with playing any song under Win 10. I am a Free User and have the following symptomps: Nothing happens if i click on any song. The progress bar doesent move and no exception message ...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Concerts - "there was an error requesting data"

PlanFreeCountryUKDevicePCOperating SystemW10 My Question or IssueBrowse - Concerts does not load, giving the "error requesting data" error, every time. I have tried fresh install and reboot. Is it just that my library is too big to draw data from?

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  • Plan Free Country UK Device PC Operating System W10   My Question or Issue Browse - Concerts does not load, giving the "error requesting data" error, every time. I have tried fresh ins...
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Proxy Issues for version 1.1.0.237.g378f6f25

PlanFree and PremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceLaptops and Desktop PC's (Lenovo)Operating SystemWindows My Question or IssueI am for the life of me cannot connect through the proxy on our domain for our users that would like to use spotify for Marketing E...

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  • Plan Free and Premium Country Australia Device Laptops and Desktop PC's (Lenovo) Operating System Windows   My Question or Issue I am for the life of me cannot connect through the prox...
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My entire spotify has been a mess

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceDesktop, Samsung Galaxy S8+Operating SystemWindows 10, Android Oreo My Question or IssueSo, I have a list of problems I've been having lately. The main one is whenever I start up Spotify on my desktop, it says that I have n...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Desktop, Samsung Galaxy S8+ Operating System Windows 10, Android Oreo   My Question or Issue So, I have a list of problems I've been having lately. The ...
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Solved!! [Desktop][Your Music] Bring back "Your Library" link to "Local Files"

Could we please have the link to local files back? The only other way to get there now is to search for a random track and click on it from search, which is unnecessarily indirect. If you want people to make the effort of looking for the streamed ver...

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Spotify app doesn't launch when triggered with Bluetooth earphone "play" button

Mobile:Huawei Y6 Pro 2019 Earphone:Plantronics BackBeat GO 3 Operating SystemAndroid Pie My Question or Issue:When I'm connected with my Bluetooth earphone then click the "play" button in the earphone controller it doesn't start and play the Spotify ...

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  • Mobile: Huawei Y6 Pro 2019   Earphone: Plantronics  BackBeat GO 3   Operating System Android Pie   My Question or Issue: When I'm connected with my Bluetooth earphone t...
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Sistema de recomendação do Spotfy

O Spotfy Recomenda minhas musicas a partir do que eu escuto, ou do que eu salvo na bilbioteca ? Porque é chato vem aquela pessoa indesejada na sua casa e coloca uns estilos de musica nada haver do seu. Ainda não recebi nenhuma recomendação que não se...

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  • O Spotfy Recomenda minhas musicas a partir do que eu escuto, ou do que eu salvo na bilbioteca ? Porque é chato vem aquela pessoa indesejada na sua casa e coloca uns estilos de musica nada haver do se...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify Playlists not working

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue:Spotify playlists wouldn't update on my computer so I deleted spotify and I reinstalled it. Once I logged in all my playlists, and everything is empty saying, "This pla...

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  •   Plan Premium Country USA Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue: Spotify playlists wouldn't update on my computer so I deleted spotify and I reinstal...
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