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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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Suggested song always from my country

PlanPremiumCountryDenmarkDevicePC - Windows 10 Dekstop appOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue Sorry if i'm repeating this question, but the most recent about this topic i can find is from 2017, and was not answered. My suggested music is ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Denmark Device PC - Windows 10 Dekstop app Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue   Sorry if i'm repeating this question, but the most recent abo...
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Spotify can't play this right now (Win 10)

PlanPremiumCountryBEDeviceHP elitebookOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueSine I am back from my US trip I cannot play any song on spotify desktop. I have tried different solutions on the help (reinstall, clean app data directory..) but no...

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  •   Plan Premium Country BE Device HP elitebook Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Sine I am back from my US trip I cannot play any song on spotify desktop. I have ...
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No Audio

PlanFreeCountryUnited StatesDeviceHP SpectreOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI have tried all the fixes listed in the "Can't play Spotify" troubleshoot, but my computer still won't play any audio. It shows that something is playing, the...

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  • Plan Free Country United States Device HP Spectre Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I have tried all the fixes listed in the "Can't play Spotify" troubleshoot, but my ...
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Problem with the aplication

Hello, since last week Spotify does not work for me, I have reinstalled it 5 times but when I put a song it stops me at 5 seconds and it gives me error of iqe the song can not be played, but it happens to me with all the songs, I have Windows 10. Doe...

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  • Hello, since last week Spotify does not work for me, I have reinstalled it 5 times but when I put a song it stops me at 5 seconds and it gives me error of iqe the song can not be played, but it happe...
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Superuser Contribution Can't play songs

PlanPremiumCountryGreeceDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueHello,I have this issue for quite some time now, I cannot play many songs and or albums as you can see on the screenshots provided Queen : Under Pressure - Remastered play...

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  • Plan Premium Country Greece Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Hello, I have this issue for quite some time now, I cannot play many songs and or albums as yo...
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Superuser Contribution Search my playlists by name or artists

How can I search one of my playlists without having to scroll down and read them all?The search results should offer an option "in my playlists" when you search a song or artists, to avoid creating the same playlist everytime you search an artits Pla...

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  • How  can I search one of my playlists without having to scroll down and read them all? The search results should offer an option "in my playlists" when you search a song or artists, to avoid ...
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Superuser Contribution The Spotify Application is Not Responding

PlanFree/PremiumCountryBelgiumOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueEvery time I try to open the app on my laptop, the following message pops up: "The Spotify Application is Not Responding". I first ignored it, hoping it would fix itself aft...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country Belgium Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Every time I try to open the app on my laptop, the following message pops up: "The Spotify Applicatio...
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My songs are being deleted from local files as I add them to a playlist

Hi, I'm new to Spotify so bare with me. So I'm trying to add songs that I've made to my own playlist and not make it public; However, after I do this, the songs disappear from spotify desktop and the playlist can't be played in spotify mobile. I can ...

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  • Hi, I'm new to Spotify so bare with me. So I'm trying to add songs that I've made to my own playlist and not make it public; However, after I do this, the songs disappear from spotify desktop and t...
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Solved!! Does the Explicit Content Feature Block Friend Feed?

Hello Spotify Community,Does the explicit content feature block your friend feed? For example, if one of my friends was listening to an explicit song, and I accidentally clicked on it, would it still play the song? I want to follow some of my friends...

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  • Hello Spotify Community, Does the explicit content feature block your friend feed? For example, if one of my friends was listening to an explicit song, and I accidentally clicked on it, would it sti...
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Superuser Contribution Laptop loses power, suddenly turns off. Spotify?

My laptop lost power twice in the last few weeks. Just tuned off (not shut down, just powered down). Both times i was listening to spotify windows 10 app on bluetooth headset. Do you think there is a connection? PlanPremiumCountryHUN DeviceAsus Lapto...

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  • My laptop lost power twice in the last few weeks. Just tuned off (not shut down, just powered down). Both times i was listening to spotify windows 10 app on bluetooth headset. Do you think there is a...
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Superuser Contribution Can't install windows app

PlanPremiumCountryUSDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI am trying to install spotify, when I go to the windows store I repeatedly get an error and when I try to download the exe from the website it tells me the windows store vers...

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  •   Plan Premium Country US Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I am trying to install spotify, when I go to the windows store I repeatedly get an error an...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify Closes The App When I Try To Sign In

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceHP LaptopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueAround 20-30 minutes ago, I tried to open Spotify on my laptop, and for some reason, it didn't open up. So deleted it and re-installed it, and now everytime ...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device HP Laptop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Around 20-30 minutes ago, I tried to open Spotify on my laptop, and for some reas...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify on Windows will not play podcasts.

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceDesktop - WindowsOperating SystemWindows 7 My Question or IssueSpotify on my desktop will not play podcasts. I can listen on my iPhone through the app but when I try on my desktop the timer stays at 0:00 and nothi...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Desktop - Windows Operating System Windows 7   My Question or Issue Spotify on my desktop will not play podcasts. I can listen on my iPhone th...
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Superuser Contribution Cant play music or see playlists

PlanFreeCountryAustraliaDeviceLenovo Legion Y520Operating SystemWindows 10My Question or IssueHi,My Spotify recently doesn't display any information on my playlists or any public playlists on my PC. As well as this, I can't play any music except my l...

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  • Plan Free Country Australia Device Lenovo Legion Y520 Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue Hi, My Spotify recently doesn't display any information on my playlists or any public...
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Superuser Contribution Create a recent playlist that continually updates

Hello everyone, I'm coming to you because I'm looking for a feature that I can not find. I am trying to create a "smart" playlist that is filled with new music that I add in my library spotify as and when, and that music I added a while ago (eg 1 mon...

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  • Hello everyone, I'm coming to you because I'm looking for a feature that I can not find. I am trying to create a "smart" playlist that is filled with new music that I add in my library spotify as and...
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Songs stop after 6-10s

PlanPremiumCountryLuxembourgDeviceNotebookOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI've been a premium user for at least 2 years now and only recently did I start to get some issues on my notebook. I use Spotify on my desktop and also on my sma...

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  • Plan Premium Country Luxembourg Device Notebook Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I've been a premium user for at least 2 years now and only recently did I start to ge...
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Superuser Contribution Extremly loud ads

Is Spotify trying ot burst peoples eardrums or what? iv'e been getting an ad that is like 3-5 time louder then the music, the first time i heard it i paniced and threw my headset off. Norway, KLM advertisement.

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  • Is Spotify trying ot burst peoples  eardrums or what? iv'e been getting an ad that is like 3-5 time louder then the music, the first time i heard it i paniced and threw my headset off.   ...
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Where are these local files coming from?

PlanPremiumCountryUSA BABYOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI have local files enabled for only one directory. It is not enabled for iTunes or anthing else.Only one directory enabledThe directory that I want to use only has these 13 song...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA BABY Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I have local files enabled for only one directory. It is not enabled for iTunes or anthing else. Only ...
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Can't play a single song anymore

PlanFreeCountrySerbiaDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueThis started happening a few days ago. Figured it would fix itself with the next restart. When that didnt work, I tried reinstalling the program and it got even worse. On the...

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  • Plan Free Country Serbia Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue This started happening a few days ago. Figured it would fix itself with the next restart. When tha...
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Please change the Artists tab

I like sorting my music by artist, but now when I click on the aritst I wanna listen to, I'm taken to the Artist's page. I've dealt with this by making specific artist playlists, but this is silly and is cluttering my playlist section. Just change th...

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  • I like sorting my music by artist, but now when I click on the aritst I wanna listen to, I'm taken to the Artist's page. I've dealt with this by making specific artist playlists, but this is silly an...
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