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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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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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Superuser Contribution Mein Spotify wechselt automatisch die Lieder.

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  
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Superuser Contribution Music stops by itself constantly

PlanPremiumCountryMalaysiaDeviceHP PavilionOperating SystemWindows My Question or IssueSpotify just stops playing music randomly, but constantly Have tried, restarting computer, reinstalling spotify, logging out of all accounts. Help me please, i hav...

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  • Plan Premium Country Malaysia Device HP Pavilion Operating System Windows   My Question or Issue Spotify just stops playing music randomly, but constantly   Have tried, restarti...
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Solved!! Music stops playing on spotify

PlanPremiumCountrySpainDeviceAsus TUF Gaming FX504Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueWhen I play a song, it plays for 5 secons aproximately and then it stops playing (look at the video I send you). On other occasions, songs simply don't p...

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  • Plan Premium Country Spain Device Asus TUF Gaming FX504 Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue When I play a song, it plays for 5 secons aproximately and then it stops play...
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Songs stop playing

When I play songs on the computer app it stops playing about five songs later. I never used to have a problem with this so maybe it's my computer. Does anyone know how to fix this?

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  • When I play songs on the computer app it stops playing about five songs later. I never used to have a problem with this so maybe it's my computer. Does anyone know how to fix this?  
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daily mix changed while listening

PlanFreeCountryCanadaDevicewindow PC/samsung A5Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueMy saved daily mix change while i was listening, artists and genres, it keep the same name "Daily Mix 2" and highlighted artists who are no longer in the pl...

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  •   Plan Free Country Canada Device window PC/samsung A5 Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue My saved daily mix change while i was listening, artists and genres, it ...
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Can't un-save Local File

PlanPremiumCountryIrelandDeviceAcer Aspire 7Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI downloaded an .mp3 file and wanted to add it to 'Songs'. However, it only appeared in Local Files, so I went on my phone and was able to save it there, and i...

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  • Plan Premium Country Ireland Device Acer Aspire 7 Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I downloaded an .mp3 file and wanted to add it to 'Songs'. However, it only appeare...
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retrieving on windows songs hidden on android

PlanFreeCountry Devicen/aOperating SystemAndroid & Windows 10 My Question or IssueHi,I create playlists with over 3000 items in them, sometimes close to 8000. When I listen to them on my mobile and I run into a track I don't like or that is not relev...

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  • Plan Free Country   Device n/a Operating System Android & Windows 10   My Question or Issue Hi, I create playlists with  over 3000 items in them, sometimes close to...
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Superuser Contribution My username is a bunch of random numbers

Plan: PremiumCountryIreland DeviceMacbook Pro 15 inch 2018Operating SystemiOS High Sierra My Question or Issue My username just changed from my name to a bunch of random numbers and my profile photo disappeared. I've tried to connect it with Facebook...

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  • Plan:  Premium Country Ireland   Device Macbook Pro 15 inch 2018 Operating System iOS High Sierra   My Question or Issue   My username just changed from my name to a b...
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Local Files turn off everytime I turn on Spotify

PlanFreeCountryPolandDeviceDesktop PCOperating SystemWindows 10 My IssueEverytime I turn on Spotify, I have to set my source folder for my Local Files. If I open Spotify without internet connection, the setting doesn't turn off.

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  • Plan Free Country Poland Device Desktop PC Operating System Windows 10   My Issue Everytime I turn on Spotify, I have to set my source folder for my Local Files. If I open Spotify with...
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'Your Mixtape' playlists don't show up at all

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Issue I loved the 'Your Mixtape/Daily Mix' feature (I'm guessing at the translation here, it's "Dein Mixtape' in German) and used it all the time. Now it doesn't show up anymore in Librar...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Issue   I loved the 'Your Mixtape/Daily Mix' feature (I'm guessing at the translation here, it's "Dein Mix...
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Showing unavailable songs

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceiPhone 8, Windows DesktopOperating SystemiOS 12.2, Windows 10My Question or IssueThere appear to be numerous topics around this but none of which provide a satisfactory answer. There is a setting on Spotify "Show unav...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device iPhone 8, Windows Desktop Operating System iOS 12.2, Windows 10 My Question or Issue There appear to be numerous topics around this but none of which pr...
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Loud settings is -6dB (too quiet) on Premium

PlanPremiumCountryCzechia & Vietnam (travelling)DeviceHP Spectre (top line) + Motu 828x connected via optical to Bose HiFi speakersOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI have setting of streaming: Very High. Loudness profile: Loud. Yesterda...

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Solved!! Friend feed disappears on pc. Says "See what friends are playing. Find friends."

PlanPremium.CountryCanadaDeviceDell intel, core i7,Operating System Windows 10. My Question or IssueHow can I resolve this repeated friend feed loss long term? I've uninstalled & reinstalled. Restarted pc. Cleared dns cache. My spotify settings are c...

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  • Plan Premium. Country Canada Device Dell intel, core i7, Operating System  Windows 10.   My Question or Issue How can I resolve this repeated friend feed loss long term? I've unin...
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Spotify keeps automatically changing over to Playlists I've never listened to with (explicit lyrics)

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceSamsung Note 8Operating SystemAndroidMy Question or IssueListening to my Playlists when it automatically and constantly changes over to gangster rap with explicit lyrics (that I've never listened or subscribed to). We have k...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Samsung Note 8 Operating System Android My Question or Issue Listening to my Playlists when it automatically and constantly changes over to gangster rap with e...
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Playlist randomly adding songs (LOTS of songs)

I have a playlist i've been working on for 2 years. It has a lot of songs, about 7000. About once a month I copy the songs into a LIST RANDOMIZER online and paste the songs back into a new playlist. No problems for nearly 3 years. (Also, I do this so...

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  • I have a playlist i've been working on for 2 years.  It has a lot of songs, about 7000.  About once a month I copy the songs into a LIST RANDOMIZER online and paste the songs back into a ne...
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ALBUMS GREYED OUT FOR ME BUT NOT FOR OTHERS

See for example 98.12.98 Otokotachi No Wakare, the album is absent from search results, when songs are featured in playlists they are greyed out and skipped. meanwhile, my friend with an account in the same country as me can find and play that album ...

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  • See for example 98.12.98 Otokotachi No Wakare, the album is absent from search results,  when songs are featured in playlists they are greyed out and skipped.  meanwhile, my friend with an...
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Album cover not showing on Discord from local file

http://prntscr.com/niqkvu How can I make it show on Discord? It's bothering me more than it should lol.

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  • http://prntscr.com/niqkvu   How can I make it show on Discord? It's bothering me more than it should lol.
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keeps skipping to next track

PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceDell T1700Operating Systemwindows 10 pro now new software installed My Question or IssueIt has been working fine until today click any song and it just skips to the next song every second. i have tried uninstall, clear cache...

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  • Plan Premium Country UK Device Dell T1700 Operating System windows 10 pro now new software installed     My Question or Issue It has been working fine until today click any song ...
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Solved!! Gif/video album covers on pc

PlanPremiumCountrySwedenDeviceDesktop PCOperating SystemWindows 10 My QuestionSo on android some albums have a gif/video showing on the background. I think it is really cool but I cant really use it on my phone since i'm on the go.I do often have spo...

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden Device Desktop PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question So on android some albums have a gif/video showing on the background. I think it is really cool ...
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Spotify playing on work PC while I'm listening in my car.

I have spotify on my phone and 2 PCs including one at work.I listen to music on spotify with headphones while I work. Then l get in to my vehicle and listen in the car via Bluetooth driving home. To my surprise recently a coworker let me know that so...

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  • I have spotify on my phone and 2 PCs including one at work. I listen to music on spotify with headphones while I work. Then l get in to my vehicle and listen in the car via Bluetooth driving home. ...
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