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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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Songs randomly pausing

PlanPremiumCountry SwedenDeviceComputerOperating SystemWindows 10My Question or IssueWhenever I listen to music using the desktop app it randomly pauses. It pauses indefinately until i manually unpause it. Sometimes the music goes minutes without pau...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Sweden Device Computer Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue Whenever I listen to music using the desktop app it randomly pauses. It pauses indefinately...
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no notifications from following artists

when i first started to use spotify, many years ago, the free account was perfectly amazing -- even on free account there was a wonderful notification bell with all news on artist we follow -- then the notification bell mysteriously disappeared and t...

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  • when i first started to use spotify, many years ago, the free account was perfectly amazing -- even on free account there was a wonderful notification bell with all news on artist we follow -- then t...
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Solved!! Playlist previously had 370+ Songs, but will no longer load on Desktop.

PlanFreeCountry USDevicePersonal PCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue Spotify playlist will no longer load? It loads fine and shows/plays all songs on mobile, but on my PC some songs not on the playlist will not load if I add them to the...

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  • Plan Free Country  US Device Personal PC Operating System Windows 10  My Question or Issue  Spotify playlist will no longer load? It loads fine and shows/plays all songs on mo...
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Resizing the app window

Bumping from ‎2018-02-14 still not fixed So many updates went through since issue appeared and it is still not fixed for so long.Seriously what's the problem in fixing it?The issue is that resizing makes the window stuck and empty space appears.

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  •   Bumping from  ‎2018-02-14 still not fixed  So many updates went through since issue appeared and it is still not fixed for so long. Seriously what's the problem in fixing it?...
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Solved!! spotify will not play anything at all?

PlanFreeCountry United StatesDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue My Spotify has been having a problem where I have to reinstall it all the time so it'll play songs not in my playlist, which isn't a problem for me really as it's a ...

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  •   Plan Free Country  United States Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  My Spotify has been having a problem where I have to reinstall it all t...
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Can't use Premium anymore...

Hello guys, I've got a little Problem. Paypal had an error and did not book the money for my premium membership this month. Spotify now wants me to change my payment information,but I don't have another choice then my paypal account and the only bank...

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  • Hello guys,   I've got a little Problem. Paypal had an error and did not book the money for my premium membership this month. Spotify now wants me to change my payment information,but I don't ...
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Solved!! No search function on Windows Phone 10 (Lumia 950 XL)

I know this is not the right section, but since is almost same thing.. here it is..PlanPremiumCountryUSDevice(Lumia 950 XL)Operating System(Windows 10 Phone) My Question or Issue Search function in Spotify for Windows Phone 10 dose not show any resul...

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  •   I know this is not the right section, but since is almost same thing.. here it is.. Plan Premium Country US Device (Lumia 950 XL) Operating System (Windows 10 Phone)   My Quest...
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Solved!! [Desktop] Windows 10 Asian songs playable on phone but NOT on desktop

PlanFamily PremiumCountry DenmarkDeviceComputerOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue So whenever I try to listen to Asian music on desktop Spotify a lot of times it simply won't play. It looks like this: https://gyazo.com/8d4b4b6599f38cb58b...

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  •   Plan Family Premium Country  Denmark Device Computer Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  So whenever I try to listen to Asian music on desktop Spotify...
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[PC] Playback Issues

PlanPremium Country DevicePC Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue Hi! Im getting really fustrated with the spotify app on pc. Some music dont play (I click on the track but nothing comes up) etc. However, I tried to reinstall the app and r...

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  •   Plan Premium   Country   Device PC   Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  Hi! Im getting really fustrated with the spotify app on pc. Some ...
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[Desktop] Can't install Spotify for all users on the computer

PlanPremiumCountryPolandDeviceA x64 laptopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue Hello everyone! I have two local accounts on my computer. The one with administrative priviligies and the one with casual priviligies. Because of security reaso...

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  • Plan Premium Country Poland Device A x64 laptop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  Hello everyone! I have two local accounts on my computer. The one with administ...
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[Desktop] Desktop Version Windows 10

PlanPremiumCountrySwedenOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue Spotify version 110237g378f6f25 constantly crashes.How to fix the problem

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue   Spotify version 110237g378f6f25 constantly crashes. How to fix the problem  
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Solved!! All songs on computer are unplayable

PlanPremiumCountry SwedenDeviceHP Elitebook 840 G1Operating SystemWindows 7 My Question or Issue People I really don't know what to do now. All songs are unplayable on my computer. All. Phone works just fine and you can see every song that play on th...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Sweden Device HP Elitebook 840 G1 Operating System Windows 7   My Question or Issue  People I really don't know what to do now. All songs are unplayable...
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Solved!! Cant play any songs

I can only play music on my phone when i try to play it on my destop version or through web player the songs wont play at all and the track image is greyed out and on my destop verion it says i have 0 songs in every playlist which is completely wrong...

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  • I can only play music on my phone when i try to play it on my destop version or through web player the songs wont play at all and the track image is greyed out and on my destop verion it says i have ...
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The whole desktop experience is broken

PlanPremiumCountry USADeviceDesktop AppOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueBefore occasionally I experienced spotify unable to play a song, but not this time. Now**bleep** is **bleep**ed: it wont play any song. Why am I paying premium for ...

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  • Plan Premium Country  USA Device Desktop App Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Before occasionally I experienced spotify unable to play a song, but not this time....
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Songs Won't Show Up in Desktop Playlist

Hello,So I reinstalled the Spotify Windows Desktop app today, and when I logged in, all of the songs I had saved in all of my playlists are gone. I checked the iOS app, and as far as I can tell, they're all there, but all completely gone on desktop. ...

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  • Hello, So I reinstalled the Spotify Windows Desktop app today, and when I logged in, all of the songs I had saved in all of my playlists are gone. I checked the iOS app, and as far as I can tell, th...
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Shuffle Problems

Howdy,I am having some trouble with shuffling a playlist. I have seen similar topics but none with helpful answers. PlanPremiumCountryUKDeviceWindowsOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue I had a playlist full with some albums and songs that...

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  • Howdy, I am having some trouble with shuffling a playlist. I have seen similar topics but none with helpful answers.   Plan Premium Country UK Device Windows Operating System Windows 1...
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Solved!! Spotify does not work after re install.

Hello!I have had spotify premium on my win 10 64-bit PC for a long time now. Never encountered a problem.Last week i realised there were some songs that i could not play on my desktop version of spotify even though they could be played on my iPhone. ...

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  •   Hello! I have had spotify premium on my win 10 64-bit PC for a long time now. Never encountered a problem. Last week i realised there were some songs that i could not play on my desktop ver...
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Spotify starts playing songs and changes currently playing song on its own

PlanPremium DeviceAcer Aspire 5Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI first noticed this about two weeks ago but it didn't bother me then. But random playlists started appearing in my recently played that I couldn't have been listening to (...

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  • Plan Premium  Device Acer Aspire 5 Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I first noticed this about two weeks ago but it didn't bother me then. But random  playlis...
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Solved!! Spotify not loading anything

PlanPremiumCountry USADeviceWindows 10, Android, & Chrome Web Player So the problem started on the desktop app (win 10) with certain new songs I looked up not playing. Then I noticed that they weren't showing up in the Library even though when I go t...

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  • Plan Premium Country  USA Device Windows 10, Android, & Chrome Web Player   So the problem started on the desktop app (win 10) with certain new songs I looked up not playing...
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Solved!! Playlists missing songs

Since yesterday, all of my playlists songs are missing. I have tried reinstalling and everything but still nothing. What could be the cause of this and how can I fix it?

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  •   Since yesterday, all of my playlists songs are missing. I have tried reinstalling and everything but still nothing. What could be the cause of this and how can I fix it?  
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