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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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Superuser Contribution How I Built This with Guy Raz podcast wont play.

PlanPremiumCountryUKOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueHow I Built This with Guy Raz podcast wont play for me. Can you please investigate this. Thanks,Tom

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  • Plan Premium Country UK Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue How I Built This with Guy Raz podcast wont play for me. Can you please investigate this.   Thanks, Tom ...
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Solved!! Friends Feed still giving "Failed to Load"

PlanPremiumCountryNetherlands DeviceAsus ROG LaptopOperating SystemWindows 10Spotify Version1.0.89.313.g34a58dea (just updated) My Question or Issue Title says all. I have had trouble with the friends feed for months at this point. Have had it disabl...

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  • Plan Premium Country Netherlands   Device Asus ROG Laptop Operating System Windows 10 Spotify Version 1.0.89.313.g34a58dea (just updated)   My Question or Issue  Title say...
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Superuser Contribution Lokale Dateien von Desktop zu Desktop und Sortierung

PlanPremium Operating SystemUbuntu 18.04 und Windows 10 My Question or IssueIch habe mehrere Desktop Clients im Netzwerk und nutze lokale Dateien.Hinbekommen habe ich die lokalen Dateien vom Desktop Client in Linux auf dem iPhone zu speichern. Ist es...

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  • Plan Premium   Operating System Ubuntu 18.04 und Windows 10   My Question or Issue Ich habe mehrere Desktop Clients im Netzwerk und nutze lokale Dateien. Hinbekommen habe ich die lo...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Albums no longer displayed in alphabetical order

Hi, I've already opened this topic ( https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Windows/Albums-no-longer-displayed-in-alphabetical-order/m-p/4570114#M65222 ) but I clicked on "accept as solution" by mistake and I'm unable to undo it. I'm a spotify free...

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  • Hi,   I've already opened this topic ( https://community.spotify.com/t5/Desktop-Windows/Albums-no-longer-displayed-in-alphabetical-order/m-p/4570114#M65222 ) but I clicked on "accept as soluti...
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Solved!! My "Songs" list won't update.

PlanPremiumCountry NorwayDevice(Computer, iPhone 6)Operating System(iOS 11.4, Windows 10) My Question or Issue My saved songs on my computer won't update. I saved some songs the other day on spotify on my phone and my computer just didn't care. I sav...

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  • Plan Premium Country  Norway Device (Computer, iPhone 6) Operating System (iOS 11.4, Windows 10)   My Question or Issue  My saved songs on my computer won't update. I saved s...
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Can i delete all songs from library?

My Question or Issue I have so many songs in my library that I no longer like or listen to, or random songs saved by friends. Is there any way i can do a complete clear out of these songs? Desktop (windows) or iphone 6.

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  •       My Question or Issue  I have so many songs in my library that I no longer like or listen to, or random songs saved by friends. Is there any way i can do a complete clear...
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Spotify not loading (Windows, on web)

PlanFreeCountry USADeviceLenovo Yoga running Windows 10 When I open Spotify from the web (by typing spotify.com), the page does not load properly (see attachment). Clicking any visible links results in a white screen. The computer I am using has corp...

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  • Plan Free Country  USA Device Lenovo Yoga running Windows 10     When I open Spotify from the web (by typing spotify.com), the page does not load properly (see attachment). Cli...
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Superuser Contribution Multiple long running issues

Spotify for months now has behaved oddly both on phone app, on my console, and on my PC, the music will randomly pause 105 songs on a playlist but it will play 2-3 then pause for no reason, no audio will play for a entire song randomly. On consoles w...

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  • Spotify for months now has behaved oddly both on phone app, on my console, and on my PC, the music will randomly pause 105 songs on a playlist but it will play 2-3 then pause for no reason, no audio ...
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All tracks stop at 00:09 on web player

PlanPremiumCountry USA Operating SystemWindows 10/ ChromeRecently, I subscribed to premium and I wasn't able to play a single thing on my workstation. I am not allowed to download the app, I can only use the webplayer. Sometimes after 00:09 of playin...

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  • Plan Premium Country  USA   Operating System Windows 10/ Chrome Recently, I subscribed to premium and I wasn't able to play a single thing on my workstation. I am not allowed to down...
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Superuser Contribution When playing a playlist, Spotify stops the tracks after a while and starts the next track, and so on

PlanPremiumCountry DenmarkDeviceDesktopOperating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue

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Superuser Contribution Wrong song on Windows 10

PlanPremiumCountry NorwayDeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue Hello!My issue is that my computer is playing wrong some wrong songs when I use the Win 10 App, not all songs put someone, and it works fine on my phone. I have tri...

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  •   Plan Premium Country  Norway Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  Hello! My issue is that my computer is playing wrong some wrong songs...
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Superuser Contribution Some albums and titles are showing with Asiatic letters, please help !

PlanPremiumCountry FRANCEDevicePC and Android phoneOperating SystemWindows 10, App and web player, Android 6 My Question or IssueI suddenly saw that some albums and titles are showing with Asiatic letters, please help !Examples:

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  •   Plan Premium Country  FRANCE Device PC and Android phone Operating System Windows 10, App and web player, Android 6   My Question or Issue I suddenly saw that some albums ...
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Superuser Contribution Play Queue being hijacked by unknown/ unwanted tracks and ignoring next up list too

PlanPremiumUK DevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue HELP! In the last two days, on Premium while playing tracks from playlists it suddenly goes to radio in the middle of the playlist, not the end.It is not on shuffle and it even ign...

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  • Plan Premium UK   Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  HELP!  In the last two days, on Premium while playing tracks from playlists it suddenly ...
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Superuser Contribution Error Code 17 upon istalling updates after installing program

PlanFree/PremiumCountryAustralia DevicePC DesktopOperating SystemWindows 7 My Question or Issue i have already gone through the forums for help to start with.A while back my spotify stopped opening and came up with error messages. i`ve followed vario...

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  •   Plan Free/Premium Country Australia   Device PC Desktop Operating System Windows 7   My Question or Issue  i have already gone through the forums for help to start w...
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Qpad mk-85 keyboard FN and media keys not working properly anymore

PlanFree/PremiumCountry SwedenDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue Hi there, yesterday I spilled some water right where my FN key is, and I cleaned it up immediately, dried it etc.However after a shortwhile my FN key started being ...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country  Sweden Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  Hi there, yesterday I spilled some water right where my FN key is, and I clean...
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Spotify playing wrong song in list

There's a problem which has started occurring as a result of the last update you sent out. Basically, when you search for a song and get the long list, then you sort it by duration and click on one of the songs in the list, it doesn't play the one yo...

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  • There's a problem which has started occurring as a result of the last update you sent out.   Basically, when you search for a song and get the long list, then you sort it by duration and click...
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Superuser Contribution Looped playback between sessions (Spotify don't remember when I left off)

PlanPremiumOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI am here as @osornios told me. I didn't find any simmilar question so I'm starting new topic. I've noticed that, when I shut down system without prior closing manually manually closing Spotif...

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  • Plan Premium Operating System Windows 10  My Question or Issue I am here as @osornios told me. I didn't find any simmilar question so I'm starting new topic.  I've noticed that, when ...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution How to increase volume of Spotify, instead of whole windows?

PlanFreeDeviceDesktopOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue So I got multimedia keys on my keyboard, and when I click to increase volume of music it increases volume of whole windows not only Spotify. Is there any way to increase volume of o...

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  • Plan Free Device Desktop Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue  So I got multimedia keys on my keyboard, and when I click to increase volume of music it increases volum...
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Wrong track add to que, playlist

PlanPremiumCountry DevicePCOperating System Windows 10 My Question or Issue Spotify adds wrong track to que, playlist. When: Search part of the song. Choose right track and version in advanced results. Double check, that cursor is right line.Add. Res...

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  •   Plan Premium Country   Device PC Operating System  Windows 10   My Question or Issue  Spotify adds wrong track to que, playlist.   When: Search part of th...
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Spotify songs stopping randomly but the song keeps going.

PlanPremiumCountry United StatesDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI use spotify through voicemeeter to control the volume for my stream so I don't have to hear it, but it still plays. Recently it has started just randomly stoppin...

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  •   Plan Premium Country  United States Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I use spotify through voicemeeter to control the volume for my stream so I...
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