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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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Loading... Playlists

Hi, I have seven playlists that Spotify won't load and cannot be deleted by me. The left hand Spotify playlist panel just shows "Loading...: . I have tried the same Spotify account on a Windows 10 Mobile Phone and on two Windows 10 PCs, and I have th...

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  • Hi,   I have seven playlists that Spotify won't load and cannot be deleted by me. The left hand Spotify playlist panel just shows "Loading...: . I have tried the same Spotify account on a Wind...
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Solved!! Your country does not match the one set in your profile.

I am getting the message "Your country does not match the one set in your profile." even though I haven't gone anywhere from where I set my profile. Any geolocators I can find online point to me being in the United States, and I am unable to change m...

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  • I am getting the message "Your country does not match the one set in your profile." even though I haven't gone anywhere from where I set my profile.   Any geolocators I can find online point...
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Bring back the blue dot and notification number!

I realize this has been talked about alot previously. But I have not heard anything new for almost 2 years. It is such a pain to scour through playlists for songs without this feature Any chance we'll be getting this back in the near future?Or is it ...

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  • I realize this has been talked about alot previously. But I have not heard anything new for almost 2 years.   It is such a pain to scour through playlists for songs without this feature &nbsp...
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Problem with Spotify and Dolby Audio

Hi guys I have had my computer for a couple of weeks. No problem until now when I realised that Spotify creates troubles with the Dolby Audio program (Windows 10). It works fine when I click on the "custom setting" - Dolby Audio has "movie, music, ga...

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  • Hi guys   I have had my computer for a couple of weeks. No problem until now when I realised that Spotify creates troubles with the Dolby Audio program (Windows 10). It works fine when I click...
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Media keys in client open web player when active

Hello fellow music listeners,Whenever I am listening using the desktop client, and google chrome is the active window and I press one of my media keys (play, stop, next, previous song) on my keyboard, it opens the web version of spotify. Is there any...

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  • Hello fellow music listeners, Whenever I am listening using the desktop client, and google chrome is the active window and I press one of my media keys (play, stop, next, previous song) on my keyboa...
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Holding Media Skip forward or back causes softlock

Holding the skip keys on my keyboard causes a softlock where the application will not allow for playing any song except the song that was playing when the softlock occured, problem only fixed by closing and restarting the application.

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  • Holding the skip keys on my keyboard causes a softlock where the application will not allow for playing any song except the song that was playing when the softlock occured, problem only fixed by clos...
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Solved!! Cannot play any track in Spotify "This song is not available"

I have just gotten an issue in Spotify which I have never seen happen before, but essentially I have had Spotify open for well over 3 hours now, not being used, just loaded in the background of my Windows 8.1 machine (I know that Windows 10 had some ...

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  • I have just gotten an issue in Spotify which I have never seen happen before, but essentially I have had Spotify open for well over 3 hours now, not being used, just loaded in the background of my Wi...
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Weird track list on library artist page

The artist page from the library sometimes shows a weird track list (see attached Adele track list as example).I tried restarting the Spotify desktop app with no success. The track order changes a little after each restart but is still weird. Besides...

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  • The artist page from the library sometimes shows a weird track list (see attached Adele track list as example).I tried restarting the Spotify desktop app with no success. The track order changes a li...
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Can't find NAS Attached Network Storage Drive under Network location to add local-file source

Under preferences local_file, I try to attach a source, my NAS network drive where all my music is but it doesn't appear under my Network. I can see it the drive in File Explorer on my computer.

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  • Under preferences local_file, I try to attach a source, my NAS network drive where all my music is but it doesn't appear under my Network.  I can see it the drive in File Explorer on my computer...
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Spotify Connect - jams on HAMA DIT2000

From laptop, or phone, or tablet playing Spotify and connecting to the digital tuner Hama DIT2000 it works ok for a while. Then suddenly the music stops playing, although it continues on the phone, laptop, tablet. So you can't push the playbutton on ...

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  • From laptop, or phone, or tablet playing Spotify and connecting to the digital tuner Hama DIT2000 it works ok for a while. Then suddenly the music stops playing, although it continues on the phone, l...
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Download Options for Windows PCs

Where are they? Under Settings>Music Quality I see Download options on both my iPad and iPhone. However, on my Windows (10) PC I only see Streaming options. Do not require "extreme" (near lossless) but would like to download and play high bit rate tr...

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  • Where are they? Under Settings>Music Quality I see Download options on both my iPad and iPhone. However, on my Windows (10) PC I only see Streaming options. Do not require "extreme" (near lossless...
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Playlists above 'Your library'?

Cant find any solution for this, i want to have my playlists ontop of the interface!Is this possible in some way? Or do i need to endure the bloated features ontop of what i listen to? I run this machine on a 720 resolution for everyone to see it pro...

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  • Cant find any solution for this, i want to have my playlists ontop of the interface! Is this possible in some way? Or do i need to endure the bloated features ontop of what i listen to?  I...
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Error 13

So I moved my PC from my house to another house, but now all of a sudden my whole Spotify isn't working and it says something like: Can't install because the required files can't be made, error 13 -> Something like that, I'm Dutch and the translation...

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  • So I moved my PC from my house to another house, but now all of a sudden my whole Spotify isn't working and it says something like: Can't install because the required files can't be made, error ...
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No puedo ver "Mis Canciones".

Buenas a todos. Tengo un problema hace dias solo en la App de la PC. Soy User Premium y no puedo ver ni reproducir mi playlist "Mis Canciones" porqué hacerlo salta lo siguiente teniendo casi 150/200 músicas guardadas:Al darle doble click se reproduce...

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  • Buenas a todos. Tengo un problema hace dias solo en la App de la PC. Soy User Premium y no puedo ver ni reproducir mi playlist "Mis Canciones" porqué hacerlo salta lo siguiente teniendo casi 150/200 ...
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Playlist names are in wrong language

Hello, Since 3-4 weeks (or maybe a bit longer) playlist names are displayed in incorrect language. My preffered language is English (I live in Poland) and at work - where I listed to Spotify the most - I connect to the internet through company VPN lo...

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  • Hello,   Since 3-4 weeks (or maybe a bit longer) playlist names are displayed in incorrect language.   My preffered language is English (I live in Poland) and at work - where I lis...
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Webplayer: can't add to playlist

I have this one playlist with all my good songs on it, but one day when I tried to add a song to it, it didn't appear. I can listen to it and play it but when I try to add a song to it, it just says add new playlist. In the app and the downloaded ver...

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  • I have this one playlist with all my good songs on it, but one day when I tried to add a song to it, it didn't appear. I can listen to it and play it but when I try to add a song to it, it just says ...
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Christmas as selectable Genre (not Radio)

First post, so pardon me if it's in the wrong place... I just got a strange craving to listen to some Christmas music (sorry!), but I noticed that Christmas isn't available as a selectable genre in Genres and Moods, and is only available in Radio. I ...

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  • First post, so pardon me if it's in the wrong place...   I just got a strange craving to listen to some Christmas music (sorry!), but I noticed that Christmas isn't available as a selectable...
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An album need fix

Hi, you need to fix Pagan Altar - Mythical & Magical album. Tracks are mistaken. The correct set is:1. Intro2. Samhein3. The Cry of the Banshee4. The Crowman5. Daemoni na Hoiche (Demons of the Night)6. The Sorcerer7. Flight of the Witch Queen8. Dance...

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  • Hi, you need to fix Pagan Altar - Mythical & Magical album. Tracks are mistaken. The correct set is: 1. Intro 2. Samhein 3. The Cry of the Banshee 4. The Crowman 5. Daemoni na Hoiche (D...
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RT-AC87U + Naim Mu-so Qb + Spotify Connect

I have configured my Naim speaker but when I try to connect spotify to the wireless speaker it is not possible. I can not select the Naim device from spotify even though it appears on the list. On the speaker itself the spotify indicator appears blin...

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  • I have configured my Naim speaker but when I try to connect spotify to the wireless speaker it is not possible. I can not select the Naim device from spotify even though it appears on the list. On th...
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Oontz Angle 3 bluetooth speaker causing music to stop after 3 or 4 songs

I got an Oontz bluetooth speaker for Christmas last year and my daughter set it up for me. It played all my playlist fine then about one month ago it started to stop playing songs after 3 or 4 songs. I reloaded Spotify and have the latest Window 10 u...

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  • I got an Oontz bluetooth speaker for Christmas last year and my daughter set it up for me. It played all my playlist fine then about one month ago it started to stop playing songs after 3 or 4 songs....
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