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...

  • Community Manager
  • Community Manager
  • 133827 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 24 likes
  • Mac
    Windows
  • 133827 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
  • 50568 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 32 likes
  • Windows
  • 50568 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 32 likes

"Daily Mix cannot be started" - WIndows 10 APP / UWP

PlanPremiumCountrySlovakiaDeviceWindows 10Operating SystemWindows 10,et My Question or Issue So i have this issues on PC client (doesnt matter if its from W10 store or downloaded setup.exe from oficial page), when I click on daily mix it just dont pl...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country Slovakia Device Windows 10 Operating System Windows 10,et  My Question or Issue   So i have this issues on PC client (doesnt matter if its from W10 store or d...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
  • 1414 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • cannot be started
    Daily Mix
  • 1414 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Stubborn Error 18

I have been doing the same thing over and over again for the past century and I'm finally fed up:1. Spotify needs an update - Update it2. Starts up with "Installing spotify" then pops up with an error 183. Completely uninstall spotify4. Restart PC5. ...

  • Casual Listener
  • I have been doing the same thing over and over again for the past century and I'm finally fed up: 1. Spotify needs an update - Update it 2. Starts up with "Installing spotify" then pops up with an ...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
  • 482 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 482 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 0 likes

BUG REPORT: playlist bug

DeviceDesktop Operating SystemWin10 Bug: in release radar. opened 1k song playlist. clicked back, bringing back to release radar. opened to blank screen with the same scroll bar as the 1k. scrolled up and found RR the same as before except with the s...

  • Casual Listener
  • Device Desktop   Operating System Win10   Bug:  in release radar. opened 1k song playlist. clicked back, bringing back to release radar. opened to blank screen with the same scr...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
  • 244 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • bug report
    Windows 10
  • 244 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Hide Podcasts thats not interesting?

CountrySweden DeviceSamsung Galaxy, Ios, Ipad, Windows, Mac.Operating SystemIOS 11 12, Android 4.0.1 8.0.1, Windows 10 Windows 7 My Question or Issue Why arent Featured Items like "Googles ad-choiches"? And be able to control them - more people would...

  • Casual Listener
  •   Country Sweden   Device Samsung Galaxy, Ios, Ipad, Windows, Mac. Operating System IOS 11 12, Android 4.0.1 8.0.1, Windows 10 Windows 7   My Question or Issue  Why aren...
  • Luke
  • Spotify Star
  • 393 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 393 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes

Superuser Contribution re album covers changing

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue I am having trouble with some of the album covers in my playlists changing without my intervension. It mostly only happens when Spotify does an autom...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free/Premium Country     Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  I am having trouble with some of the album covers in m...
  • SergioDavid
  • Roadie
  • 664 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 664 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Superuser Contribution [Playlists] See in which of my Playlists a Song is in

Desktop App My Question or Issue I am missing an esential feature that makes it apparent in which playlist a currently playing song is. (the orange circle in playlist panel on the picture) closed: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Closed-Ideas/Playlis...

  • Gig Goer
  •   Desktop App   My Question or Issue   I am missing an esential feature that makes it apparent in which playlist a currently playing song is. (the orange circle in playl...
  • Alfredo
  • Roadie
  • 347 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Playlists
  • 347 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Max Limit playlists?

PlanPremiumCountry - Norway Device - Desktop PC 2012 & Laptop 2016 Operating System - Win 7 & Win 10 My Question or Issue What is the max limit of supported playlists in Spotify?I have some hundred saved playlists from the beginning of Spotify in 200...

  • Regular
  • Plan Premium Country - Norway     Device - Desktop PC 2012 & Laptop 2016   Operating System - Win 7 & Win 10     My Question or Issue   What ...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
  • 4913 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes
  • Playlists
  • 4913 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes

how to keep the playlists playback sequence?

Hi,I noticed that after re-installing Spotify for Windows (8.1), the playback sequence of my playlists are not saved. I have to click here in all my playlists : Is there a file that I could keep in order to save the custom sequence of all my playlist...

spotify_playlists_sequence.JPG
  • Roadie
  • Hi, I noticed that after re-installing Spotify for Windows (8.1), the playback sequence of my playlists are not saved. I have to click here in all my playlists :   Is there a file that I...
  • dd__dd__
  • Music Fan
  • 245 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 245 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes

Play queue and history deleted when starting the desktop app

PlanPremiumCountry FinlandDeviceHP laptopOperating SystemWIN 7 Enterprise My Question or IssueMy entire play queue and history have been deleted every day this week when I've started the app. I usually have about 3-10 albums waiting in queue and don'...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country  Finland Device HP laptop Operating System WIN 7 Enterprise   My Question or Issue My entire play queue and history have been deleted every day this week when...
  • DennyEMufc
  • Roadie
  • 443 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 2 likes
  • 443 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 2 likes

Superuser Contribution old toastify for windows build wanted

does anyone have a build that still has the thumbs up/down hotkey in it, would this feature still work with the newer spotify or be broken, thanks.

  • Music Fan
  •    does anyone have a build that still has the thumbs up/down hotkey in it, would this feature still work with the newer spotify or be broken, thanks.
  • SergioDavid
  • Roadie
  • 269 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 269 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Superuser Contribution Se detiene la musica justamente en los comerciales

PlanPremiumCountryMexico DeviceLenovo ideapad320Operating SystemWindows10 My Question or IssueEste es mi problema, cuando estoy reproduciendo musica va normal pero justo cuando llegan los comerciales se detiene la reproduccion (solo en los comerciale...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country Mexico  Device Lenovo ideapad320 Operating System Windows10   My Question or Issue Este es mi problema, cuando estoy reproduciendo musica va normal pero justo...
  • mariajoseluva
  • Music Fan
  • 1926 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 1926 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 1 likes

Superuser Contribution Find people's profiles on spotify

Hello - I used to be able to search a person's name in the search bar on the desktop or mobile app and find people's profiles and view their public playlists. About a month ago lots of profiles seemed to have disappeared and no longer show up in the ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hello - I used to be able to search a person's name in the search bar on the desktop or mobile app and find people's profiles and view their public playlists. About a month ago  lots of profiles...
  • v209v-_wzqo1m
  • Casual Listener
  • 339 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 339 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

Solved!! No current album/song picture when song is playing

Premium family Sweden Operating SystemWindows 7 My Question or Issue: I don't have a song/albumpicture for the current song that is playing.

  • Casual Listener
  • Premium family   Sweden     Operating System Windows 7   My Question or Issue: I don't have a song/albumpicture for the current song that is playing.  
  • xxgastenxx
  • Casual Listener
  • 242 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 242 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 1 likes

Superuser Contribution Bluetooth/USB DAC notifications causing tracks to pause

PlanPremiumCountryUSA DeviceRazerblade laptop/HTC U11 phone/Ear Studio ES100 DACOperating SystemWindows 10/Android Oreo 8.0.0Spotify Version1.0.85.257.g0f8531bdMy Question or Issue I also sent this to Ear Studio's support email address: I have the ES...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA  Device Razerblade laptop/HTC U11 phone/Ear Studio ES100 DAC Operating System Windows 10/Android Oreo 8.0.0 Spotify Version 1.0.85.257.g0f8531bd My Question or...
  • Alfredo
  • Roadie
  • 379 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 379 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 0 likes

Is there a way i can see all the songs the people i follow listened??

PlanFreeCountry BrazilDeviceWindowsOperating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or Issue Hey guys so i was wondering if theres any way of me seeing ALLthe songs someone i follow has listened to? Right now i only see the last so...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free Country  Brazil Device Windows Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue  Hey guys so i was wondering if theres any way o...
  • e-cu04vdx_b0i
  • Casual Listener
  • 158 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • recent activity
  • 158 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

Local files (owned MP3s) not playable?

Plan: PremiumCountry: USADevice: Samsung Note 8, PCOperating System: Android Oreo, Windows 10My Question or Issue:Checking out Spotify as I transition off the dying Microsoft Groove platform. My biggest concern at the moment is I have a lot of music ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan: Premium Country: USA Device: Samsung Note 8, PC Operating System: Android Oreo, Windows 10 My Question or Issue: Checking out Spotify as I transition off the dying Microsoft Groo...
  • MannStooka
  • Casual Listener
  • 200 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 200 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes

My Spotify spontaneously logs me out every 30 minutes. Help!

Every 30 minutes my Spotify logs me out on my PC desktop. I've tried resetting the password and logging out of all other machines but it doesn't seem to work. I just updated my billing information so don't know if that would affect it.Thanks for any ...

  • Newbie
  •   Every 30 minutes my Spotify logs me out on my PC desktop. I've tried resetting the password and logging out of all other machines but it doesn't seem to work. I just updated my billing inform...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
  • 147 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes
  • 147 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 1 likes

Solved!! Logging me out

PremiumCountryUS DeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI listen to spotify at my work through the spotify web player rather than the app since I can't download it onto my work computer. I've been listening through the web player...

  • Newbie
  • Premium Country US  Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I listen to spotify at my work through the spotify web player rather than the app since I can'...
  • Sebasty
  • Spotify Star
  • 294 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 3 likes
  • 294 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 3 likes

null

null

  • Casual Listener
  • null
  • Rix_Ztha
  • Casual Listener
  • 369 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 369 Views
  • 2 replies
  • 0 likes

radio is confused with daily mix

PlanFreeCountry USADeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10My Question or Issue spotify won't let me use tumbs up or thumbs down because it thinks im listening to my daily mix please advise. thank you

  • Newbie
  • Plan Free Country  USA Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue  spotify won't let me use tumbs up or thumbs down because it thinks im listening to my daily ...
  • Loxer
  • Spotify Star
  • 268 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • 268 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes