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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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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Music stop playing after 5 seconds

PlanPremiumCountrySpainDeviceHP Laptop 15Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueI can't play music on my Desktop Spotify app (version 1.1.5.152.gf0f488f1). Music starts playing and then stops after 5/6 seconds. Message of "Can't play the curr...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Spain Device HP Laptop 15 Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue I can't play music on my Desktop Spotify app (version 1.1.5.152.gf0f488f1). Mu...
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Superuser Contribution "Post Flooding Detected" Why?

I've just received this message when trying to post a comment, and I have no idea why though. It's not like I have done anything bad or illegal, so why is this happening to me?

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  • I've just received this message when trying to post a comment, and I have no idea why though. It's not like I have done anything bad or illegal, so why is this happening to me?
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Spotify and Kodi don't play nice together

Plan: Premium Device: PCOperating System: Windows 10 I am new to Spotify and I'm trying to get it set-up so that I can listen across various devices. I thought that, both being mature platforms, Spotify integration on Kodi would be available. It was,...

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  • Plan: Premium   Device: PC Operating System: Windows 10   I am new to Spotify and I'm trying to get it set-up so that I can listen across various devices.   I tho...
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Liked songs don't get saved to "Liked Songs" playlist anymore

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 11 My Question or IssueSince a few days when I pressed the heart icon (Save to Your Library) the songs dont get saved to the "Liked Songs" playlist anymore.

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device PC Operating System Windows 11   My Question or Issue Since a few days when I pressed the heart icon (Save to Your Library) the songs dont get saved...
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Superuser Contribution Window not filling full screen

On windows 11 and Linux the spotify window does not fill the entire screen. The bottom line of pixels is not covered by the spotify window and the program behind it can be seen.

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  • On windows 11 and Linux the spotify window does not fill the entire screen. The bottom line of pixels is not covered by the spotify window and the program behind it can be seen.
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Superuser Contribution using listen together is lagging when adding song to the queue

using listen together is lagging when adding song to the queue. my friend was using mobile app, i was join with mobile app but adding song with desktop. so probably this is the reason but need to be fixed

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  • using listen together is lagging when adding song to the queue. my friend was using mobile app, i was join with mobile app but adding song with desktop. so probably this is the reason but need to be ...
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Superuser Contribution removing current song from playlist. seems removed but it doesnt.

when i tried to move some songs to another list im adding to another then i removed from current list. always adding but not removing.

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  • when i tried to move some songs to another list im adding to another then i removed from current list. always adding but not removing.
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Spotify constantly crashing

PlanPremiumCountryDenmarkDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 11My Question or IssueSpotify is constantly crashing. I need to reboot my pc to sometimes make it work. Any idea why so unstable?

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  • Plan Premium Country Denmark Device PC Operating System Windows 11 My Question or Issue Spotify is constantly crashing. I need to reboot my pc to sometimes make it work.  Any idea why ...
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Superuser Contribution Desktop app crashes a few times before running every time

PlanPremium Operating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issue When launching the desktop app, the app will crash a few times when playing a song. After a few times, it'll run properly. I don't want to have to open it multiple times every time I want to...

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  • Plan Premium   Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue   When launching the desktop app, the app will crash a few times when playing a song. After a few times, it'll...
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No Social Share Song

Hello,I am ui/ux designer. I saw a ux problem like this.There is no button to share the song I'm listening to on the home screen. It will be useful if this is done in the section that appears in the header field. Yours sincerely

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  • Hello, I am ui/ux designer. I saw a ux problem like this. There is no button to share the song I'm listening to on the home screen. It will be useful if this is done in the section that appears i...
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Superuser Contribution Friend not appearing in friends list

My friend and I have followed each other on Spotify. We both have "Share my listening activity on Spotify" set to active. Neither of us sees the other on our friends list. I have tried logging out and back in and ensured Spotify is up to date on all ...

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  • My friend and I have followed each other on Spotify. We both have "Share my listening activity on Spotify" set to active. Neither of us sees the other on our friends list. I have tried logging out an...
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Superuser Contribution How do I dislike songs/artists so they don't come up in play lists

I have a very clear 'like' button next to the song. How do I dislike a song or an artist? I don't mind it coming up once on the rotation, but why should I keep on having to listen to something that I dislike? I guess I could always create my own play...

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  • I have a very clear 'like' button next to the song.  How do I dislike a song or an artist?  I don't mind it coming up once on the rotation, but why should I keep on having to listen to some...
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Superuser Contribution Podcast plays in reverse order

PlanFreeCountryGermanyDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueThere are already a lot of threads about this. But this bug is still not fixed yet. Podcasts always play in reverse order. (new to old)But i want to hear them from old to ne...

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  • Plan Free Country Germany Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue There are already a lot of threads about this. But this bug is still not fixed yet.  Podcas...
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Solved!! i can't hear the audio on my spotify desktop

i can't hear the audio on my spotify desktop but when i connect a bluetooth device to my PC, the audio will work via the bluetooth device.I use a windows 11The spotify version i have is 1.200.1165.0

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  • i can't hear the audio on my spotify desktop but when i connect a bluetooth device to my PC, the audio will work via the bluetooth device. I use a windows 11 The spotify version i have is 1.200.116...
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Superuser Contribution Unable to copy text from new UI

PlanPremiumOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or IssueSometimes it happens that an artist or song is so great that I want to find more information about them/it. As I am mostly using the desktop UI, what I used to do is to simply mark the name of...

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  • Plan Premium Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue Sometimes it happens that an artist or song is so great that I want to find more information about them/it. As I am mostly u...
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Deleted Songs

I accidentally deleted songs from my "Boots" playlist. Can they be restored?

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  • I accidentally deleted songs from my "Boots" playlist. Can they be restored?
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win 11, spotify is not responsive, not playing on searched songs

On win 11 pc, if i search a song, spotify does not react to the playbutton.also not on other songs of the same artist.If however i click on one of my playlists it plays fine!?if i'm playing a song from a playlist or a mix then go back to search the p...

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  • On win 11 pc, if i search a song, spotify does not react to the playbutton. also not on other songs of the same artist. If however i click on one of my playlists it plays fine!? if i'm playing a s...
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This number is not available. If the file is on your computer, you can impo

i cant play any songs on my pc and on my Phone i can play what i want but on pc i get This number is not available. If the file is on your computer, you can import it.

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  • i cant play any songs on my pc and on my Phone i can play what i want but on pc i get This number is not available. If the file is on your computer, you can import it.
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Superuser Contribution Queue Issue

PlanPremiumCountryAustraliaDeviceSurface Laptop GoOperating SystemWindows 11 My Question or IssueThe songs are not queuing properly, when listening to an album and then adding another album to the queue - it won't allow for the remaining songs to be ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Australia Device Surface Laptop Go Operating System Windows 11   My Question or Issue The songs are not queuing properly, when listening to an album and then addin...
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