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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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Buttons and icons on desktop player are gone

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueOn my Windows machine at work, I have do a workaround to install and update Spotify because the appdata\roaming folder is not allowed to run apps. Here's the workaround I ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue On my Windows machine at work, I have do a workaround to install and update Spotify because the...
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Solved!! Podcast titles with apostrophes show html numeric code '

Using my desktop windows 7 spotify app, podcast titles with ' apostrpohes in the title seem to be displaying html numerical character ' instead of '. I don't see this issue with my iOS spotify app or with music albums, songs, playlists. only see this...

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  • Using my desktop windows 7 spotify app, podcast titles with ' apostrpohes in the title seem to be displaying html numerical character ' instead of '.    I don't see this issue wit...
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"Spotify can't play this right now" error on every single song

Question or IssueWhen I attempt to play any song, I recieve the error "Spotify can't play this right now". I've restarted the app and re-dowloaded it and edited my settings and tried the online version and nothing is working. Several hours ago the ap...

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  • Question or Issue When I attempt to play any song, I recieve the error "Spotify can't play this right now". I've restarted the app and re-dowloaded it and edited my settings and tried the online ver...
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Clicking song doesn't work

PlanPremiumCountrySwedenDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueWhen clicking a song, I'm not being sent to its location. Instead another song is showing. Please see this video: https://gyazo.com/e84ef43f1f47281a220b3406a983f133

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue When clicking a song, I'm not being sent to its location. Instead another song is showing. &nb...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify plays random songs

PlanFreeCountryTurkeyDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI’ve been using Spotify on my desktop computer. And I tend to listen to my songs from A to Z. I list them from A to Z, never shuffle. Lately, whenever a song is finished or I...

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  • Plan Free Country Turkey Device PC Operating System Windows 10     My Question or Issue I’ve been using Spotify on my desktop computer. And I tend to listen to my songs from A to...
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-_- you all din broke Spotify again

ever since that update today you can't change the photo in Spotify fix this please i have to take down the boobs photo i use as my pic before i get banned -_- i didnt know everyone coud see it

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  • ever since that update today you can't change the photo in Spotify fix this please i have to take down the boobs photo i use as my pic before i get banned -_- i didnt know everyone coud see it 
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Spotify skipping glitch

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceBuilt Gaming Rig, iPhone XS Operating SystemiOS 13.1 , Win10 My Question or Issue Ok so i use spotify almost everyday, however a few weeks ago i was listening to music while gaming, and when i hit shift my music would spazz ...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Built Gaming Rig, iPhone XS  Operating System iOS 13.1 , Win10   My Question or Issue   Ok so i use spotify almost everyday, however a few wee...
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My two devices don't find each other

PlanPremiumOperating SystemWindows 10 and Android My Question or IssueI didn't use to have this issue but recently while I'm for example listening to music on desktop and go to my phone so I can change the music it doesn't even show the music I'm lis...

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  • Plan Premium Operating System Windows 10 and Android   My Question or Issue I didn't use to have this issue but recently while I'm for example listening to music on desktop and go to my ph...
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Remove Songs From Library

I have a very large library and I learned recently that I cannot add new music to my library because I have already reached the 10,000 song limit. So I would like to remove some existing songs from my library so that I can add new music. But I can't ...

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  • I have a very large library and I learned recently that I cannot add new music to my library because I have already reached the 10,000 song limit.  So I would like to remove some existing songs ...
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Songs disappear from my local files collection

PlanPremium CountryU.S. DeviceWindow PC Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueSongs that were previously in my local files list just stop being detected by spotify. They are still in the folder in my PC, spotify just doesn't see them.

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  • Plan Premium   Country U.S.   Device Window PC   Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Songs that were previously in my local files list just stop being ...
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Muting windows sound while spotify is playing

Hello,While listening to spotify there are still the other windows notification sounds such as Whatsapp, facebook etc...Is there an option to mute these notification sounds while spotify is on? Thank you

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  • Hello, While listening to spotify there are still the other windows notification sounds such as Whatsapp, facebook etc... Is there an option to mute these notification sounds while spotify is on? ...
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Podcasts/Philips Soundbar

PlanPremiumCountryBelgiumDeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI cannot play podcasts on my soundbar via Spotify Connect (message is "can't play this right now" and greyed out selection of the device). The device in question is ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Belgium Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I cannot play podcasts on my soundbar via Spotify Connect (message is "can't play this ri...
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changed audio output now music doesn't play

PlanPremiumCountryUSADevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueWhen i change my audio output it stop working and says "can't play current song" and skips through my playlist until there's no music left to skip through

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue When i change my audio output it stop working and says "can't play current song" and skips through...
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Solved!! "Hide this song" - Cannot select option

PlanPremiumCountryUSOperating SystemWindows 10My Question or IssueGood morning! Been experiencing this issue for several weeks now and decided to bring it up after a few updates. When on a playlist/artist radio, the "Hide this song" option appears, h...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue Good morning! Been experiencing this issue for several weeks now and decided to bring it up after a few updates. Wh...
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Records don't show up in "Songs"

PlanFree/PremiumCountryHungaryOperating System(Windows 10) My Question or IssueMy new albums just released on spotify today. I can see both in Music section under Releases menu but there is still nothing under Songs menu. How cab I manage they can be...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country Hungary Operating System (Windows 10)   My Question or Issue My new albums just released on spotify today. I can see both in Music section under Releases menu b...
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No puedo abrir spotify

Hola, instale spotify en mi pc del trabajo tiene w10. Le hago doble click no abre, no me deja desinstalarlo. Borre todo lo de la carpeta del programa y volvi a instalarlo. Le hago doble click y no hace NADA.Alguna solucion? Gracias

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  • Hola, instale spotify en mi pc del trabajo tiene w10.  Le hago doble click no abre, no me deja desinstalarlo. Borre todo lo de la carpeta del programa y volvi a instalarlo. Le hago doble click ...
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Volume knob control changes erratically

PlanPremiumCountryUnited KingdomDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueWhen I click and drag the volume control dial on Spotify the knob moves erratically on Windows 10. This seems like a fun feature but it does undermine my trust in ...

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  • Plan Premium Country United Kingdom Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue When I click and drag the volume control dial on Spotify the knob moves erratically on ...
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Spotify install for windows 10 is broken.

PlanFree/PremiumCountryUnited StatesDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI've had the Windows 10 (non-UWP) desktop version installed and working fine for years, then one day all my playlists are empty and songs won't even attempt to...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country United States Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I've had the Windows 10 (non-UWP) desktop version installed and working fine for ye...
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Play on other devices annoyances

Picture this scenario; I am listening to spotify on my laptop headphones at work, I then fire up Spotify on my phone in order to leave the office for lunch and have some tunes on the go. Spotify then dutifully starts playing the last track at full bl...

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  • Picture this scenario; I am listening to spotify on my laptop headphones at work, I then fire up Spotify on my phone in order to leave the office for lunch and have some tunes on the go. Spotify then...
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