Announcements

Having trouble seeing your Wrapped stories? To fix this, update the Spotify app to the latest version.

Find more info on our community FAQ.

Desktop (Windows)

Discuss Spotify for Windows

Start a topic

Forum Posts

[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...

  • Spotify Legend
  • 136231 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 24 likes
  • Mac
    Windows
  • 136231 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 24 likes

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 ...

  • Spotify
  • Spotify
  • 52628 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 33 likes
  • Windows
  • 52628 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 33 likes

Search is unable to find artist "um.." by name.

As far as I can tell, this affects all platforms. First off, yes, the artist's music is available. You can find it by searching for an album or song title (e.g. "Their are to kinds of people"). It seems like something in the name "um.." makes it unse...

  • Casual Listener
  • As far as I can tell, this affects all platforms.   First off, yes, the artist's music is available. You can find it by searching for an album or song title (e.g. "Their are to kinds of people...
  • 124 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 124 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

All the music on spotify disappeared

All the music in all my playlist disappeared but only on my pc not my phone and when I try playing a song from an artist nothing happens.

  • Visitor
  • All the music in all my playlist disappeared but only on my pc not my phone and when I try playing a song from an artist nothing happens.  
  • OneByBoo
  • Community Legend
  • 150 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 150 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

[WRONG STATUS] favorite songs do not appear in artists page/albuns

Some favorite songs, don't appear "the check" on the artists pages for albums. Premium Any Device/Operating System Regards: Daniel Velloso.

  • Regular
  • Some favorite songs, don't appear "the check" on the artists pages for albums.   Premium    Any Device/Operating System   Regards: Daniel Velloso.  
  • 142 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 142 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Custom Album Art For Local Files Shows Up Black

PlanPremiumOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issuewhen i add custom album art it just shows up black. It shows up in every other program I open it with except for spotify. I added the images with the mp3tag app

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue when i add custom album art it just shows up black. It shows up in every other program I open it with except for spotify. I ...
  • Bittencourt
  • Spotify Star
  • 305 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 305 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! I can't play any song

PlanFreeCountryArgentinaDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueHi, since yesterday i couldn't play any song, and the playlists are "empty" but it's just not working for me, for my friends the playlists that I want to listen have songs...

  • Casual Listener
  •   Plan Free Country Argentina Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Hi, since yesterday i couldn't play any song, and the playlists are "empty" but it's ju...
  • elusiveG
  • Casual Listener
  • 1408 Views
  • 8 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 1408 Views
  • 8 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! Playlists & Songs not loading

Country USA Operating System Windows 10 My Question or IssueNeither songs or playlists load. When I select a playlist it claims there are no songs in the playlists, and before this issue, I would select a song and nothing would happen. To be more cle...

  • Newbie
  •     Country  USA   Operating System  Windows 10   My Question or Issue Neither songs or playlists load. When I select a playlist it claims there are no songs in...
  • Leaf-
  • Regular
  • 9208 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 9208 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

Discord Spotify Connection Problems

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueAlright, so when connecting with friends I've had a problem where my friend skips to another song and the song pauses and stops. Some songs that are lengthy begin at od...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Alright, so when connecting with friends I've had a problem where my friend skips to another...
  • Leaf-
  • Regular
  • 692 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes
  • Other
  • 692 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes

Songs disappearing

Hi everyone,so all of my songs disappeared on the desktop version of spotify. Whether I go check my saved songs, artists or albums, it always shows up the "your ... will appear here. Go to your browse page etc." message. When I enter browse, spotify ...

  • Visitor
  • Hi everyone, so all of my songs disappeared on the desktop version of spotify. Whether I go check my saved songs, artists or albums, it always shows up the "your ... will appear here. Go to your bro...
  • Mantisentil
  • Community Legend
  • 272 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 272 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Garmin Va3M - Playlists will not sync

Trying to get support for Spotify on Garmin VA3M - Is this here? Realise this is in the wrong place but I cannot post anywhere else!!

  • Casual Listener
  • Trying to get support for Spotify on Garmin VA3M - Is this here?   Realise this is in the wrong place but I cannot post anywhere else!!
  • sce7dmas
  • Casual Listener
  • 4459 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 4459 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 1 likes

PLAYLIST VIDE

Bonjour,Mon Spotify à un problème, lorsque je souhaite lire une playlist, il me dit qu'elle est vide.Cepandant il est censé y avoir des titres... PlanFreeCountry FranceDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue

  • Newbie
  • Bonjour, Mon Spotify à un problème, lorsque je souhaite lire une playlist, il me dit qu'elle est vide. Cepandant il est censé y avoir des titres...   Plan Free Country  France Devic...
  • KREBZ
  • Newbie
  • 4630 Views
  • 5 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 4630 Views
  • 5 replies
  • 0 likes

bluetooth headphones problem.

PlanPremiumCountryCzech Republic Devicedell notebookOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueHi. my problem is, that if i stop song in spotify, my sound just disappear. I can't play anything else just spotify ( if the spotify is playing some so...

  • Casual Listener
  •   Plan Premium Country Czech Republic  Device dell notebook Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Hi. my problem is, that if i stop song in spotify, my sound ju...
  • thasimo
  • Casual Listener
  • 823 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 2 likes
  • 823 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 2 likes

Music Does not Appear + Wont Play Any Music on Any Web Players

PlanFreeCountry DeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue : My music doesnt appear on spotify after I have reinstalled the program several times. I even tried playing other music and what not but none of them play. The music on web...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free Country   Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue :  My music doesnt appear on spotify after I have reinstalled the program several times....
  • sponsor
  • Casual Listener
  • 1021 Views
  • 12 replies
  • 5 likes
  • 1021 Views
  • 12 replies
  • 5 likes

[Troubleshooting] Windows won't sync new music from phone

Hello guys. For the past couple of months, I've been having some issues where at least once a week, I have to un-install and re-install Spotify on my Windows 10 Desktop. New music that I save to my library via my iPhone X won't get synced at least on...

  • Visitor
  • Hello guys. For the past couple of months, I've been having some issues where at least once a week, I have to un-install and re-install Spotify on my Windows 10 Desktop. New music that I save to my l...
  • 170 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 170 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! The musik from all playlists (also from RapCarviar, etc.) is gone.

All playlists are empty. Not only my but also big playlists from Spotify like RapCaviar. It tells me to look for some recently released songs (albums have songs, but I can´t play them for some reason). I tried reinstaling the app mulitiple times (Onl...

  • Casual Listener
  • All playlists are empty. Not only my but also big playlists from Spotify like RapCaviar. It tells me to look for some recently released songs (albums have songs, but I can´t play them for some reason...
  • Mantisentil
  • Community Legend
  • 483 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Music
    Playlist
    playlist music
    Playlist problem
  • 483 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Desktop Wallpaper

PlanFreeCountryAustraliaDeviceToshiba Portege Z20T-COperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueRecently, when I have been playing certain songs from Spotify on my laptop, my desktop background and my lockscreen background have been changing their...

  • Visitor
  • Plan Free Country Australia Device Toshiba Portege Z20T-C Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Recently, when I have been playing certain songs from Spotify on my laptop,...
  • OneByBoo
  • Community Legend
  • 1817 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 1817 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! I can't listen to any music

PlanPremiumCountry SpainDeviceAcerOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueSo, my issue is that since a week more or less, every playlist appears empty (even the charts) and when a search a song it just doesn´t start. It seems like it is not co...

proof 1.PNG prove 2.PNG
  • Casual Listener
  •   Plan Premium Country  Spain Device Acer Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue So, my issue is that since a week more or less, every playlist appears empty (ev...
  • brendarossato
  • Visitor
  • 3876 Views
  • 11 replies
  • 3 likes
  • 3876 Views
  • 11 replies
  • 3 likes

O Spotfy não consegue tocar isso no momento

PlanPremium - FamilyCountryBrasilDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueHoje o meu aplicativo do computador parou de tocar TODAS as músicas. Para qualquer opção que eu dê aparece o alerta "O Spotfy não consegue tocar isso no momento. ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium - Family Country Brasil Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Hoje o meu aplicativo do computador parou de tocar TODAS as músicas. Para qualquer opç...
  • filipeagra
  • Visitor
  • 8108 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 13 likes
  • Música
  • 8108 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 13 likes

Superuser Contribution Friends who listen to an artist gone?

Hi there, Spotify used to show which of my friends had recently listened to an artist on that artist's page, in both the Windows desktop app and the iPhone app. I found this really useful, if, for example, I was trying to recruit people to go to a co...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi there,    Spotify used to show which of my friends had recently listened to an artist on that artist's page, in both the Windows desktop app and the iPhone app. I found this really use...
  • mrmeboom
  • Newbie
  • 7995 Views
  • 21 replies
  • 61 likes
  • 7995 Views
  • 21 replies
  • 61 likes

Music stuttering across platforms

PlanPremiumCountryUnited KingdomOperating SystemWindows 10/ Android 8.0.0My Question or IssueFor the past week or so, my music has been stuttering, this happens once every 10 minutes or so but can be more frequent, depending on the song (I have found...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country United Kingdom Operating System Windows 10/ Android 8.0.0 My Question or Issue For the past week or so, my music has been stuttering, this happens once every 10 minutes or...
  • Brunelicia
  • Spotify Star
  • 1728 Views
  • 7 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 1728 Views
  • 7 replies
  • 1 likes