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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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Can't get songs to play on windows 10 (Shuffle bug)

Hi, I have reinstalled and this has not helped this issue.. I can't even play a song as seen in the video. Every time I open the app it auto shuffles and I cant change the song or even edit the queue. Having no luck on getting this app to work on win...

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  • Hi,   I have reinstalled and this has not helped this issue.. I can't even play a song as seen in the video. Every time I open the app it auto shuffles and I cant change the song or even edit ...
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lost all my saved songs

had alot of songs saved I had to sign in when I didnt have to b4 it just opened on my laptop & everything was gone

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  • had alot of songs saved I had to sign in when I didnt have to b4 it just opened on my laptop & everything was gone
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Solved!! All playlists deleted

I logged into Spotify today and although I'm still on the same account as before and I haven't changed my subscription all of my playlists are gone. I still have my Spotify radios but the playlists just vanished. Restarting Spotify and trying differe...

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  • I logged into Spotify today and although I'm still on the same account as before and I haven't changed my subscription all of my playlists are gone. I still have my Spotify radios but the playlists j...
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Local files COVFEFE

I have several live albums on my HD and am trying to view them in spotify under local files, however, any track with the same title as another in an online album or saved album is transposed in place of the file that exists on my HD. These tracks app...

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  • I have several live albums on my HD and am trying to view them in spotify under local files, however, any track with the same title as another in an online album or saved album is transposed in place...
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Volume lowering again - existing tips dont work

On New Lenovo Thinkpad Win10 volume and sound quality lower whenever I click out of the Spotify window. tried tips "Communication - Do nothing in sound settings". Doesnt happen every time, about 80% of time, weird. Any help please?

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  • On New Lenovo Thinkpad Win10 volume and sound quality lower whenever I click out of the Spotify window. tried tips "Communication - Do nothing in sound settings". Doesnt happen every time, about 80% ...
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Playlist custom description & image not changing

Hi there, I have a tedious little problem with Spotify for the PC. I have a few different playlists and gave them each names, descriptions, and custom images from my computer all ostensibly supported by Spotify (JPEG format and all that). I can chang...

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  • ...irectly, if I choose "make public" and look at the image from my user page, the image shown is the new one. It also looks like my Spotify mobile shows those changes as well. This issue seems limited o...
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No audio on my PC

I've been listening to Spotify for about a month on my PC. I haven't come across any problems until today. I can start a song, and it'll show that it is playing, but no audio will come through my speakers. I've tried checking to see if it's muted in ...

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  • I've been listening to Spotify for about a month on my PC. I haven't come across any problems until today. I can start a song, and it'll show that it is playing, but no audio will come through my spe...
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Solved!! Proxy-Settings at LogIn after new Update

Hello people, I installed Spotify at work and wanted to log-in. I knew I need to configure the proxy settingsin order to get a connection with Spotify and I remember you can set them at the Login-Window,but it seems like that Login-Window got strongl...

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  • Hello people,   I installed Spotify at work and wanted to log-in. I knew I need to configure the proxy settings in order to get a connection with Spotify and I remember you can set them at th...
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Solved!! Windows 8 not downloading

When I want to install Spotify on Windows 8 it says Its not possible to download spotify we'll try again in 10, 9, etc. And then it says: the instalationprogram can't connect with the internet, but my internet is fine! Specs: Win8 6,00 gig ram 64 bit...

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  • When I want to install Spotify on Windows 8 it says Its not possible to download spotify we'll try again in 10, 9, etc.   And then it says: the instalationprogram can't connect with the ...
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Impossible reinstalling spotify

i have some problems with Spotify. Yesterday I tried many times to log in into spotify but it didn't allowed me to do it. I've uninstalled it in order to solve that problem by downloading it again, but nothing happened, i tried to go to spotify web s...

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  • i have some problems with Spotify. Yesterday I tried many times to log in into spotify but it didn't allowed me to do it. I've uninstalled it in order to solve that problem by downloading it again, b...
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Error: "This song is not available", but song plays on Echo

[Devices in use: Windows 10, Amazon Echo]I receive the error mentioned in title when attempting to play any tracks from the Chemical Brothers album "Further". I can play songs downloaded locally on my computerI can play chemical brothers songs from o...

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  • [Devices in use: Windows 10, Amazon Echo] I receive the error mentioned in title when attempting to play any tracks from the Chemical Brothers album "Further".   I can play songs downloaded l...
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Transfer spotify music to Sony Walkman

Can anyone please help? I am not technically savvy and am having difficulty finding out how to transfer my Spotify music onto my Sony Walkman. Sony have said I cannot transfer the music directly from Spotify onto my Walkman, nor can I use Media Go to...

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  • Can anyone please help? I am not technically savvy and am having difficulty finding out how to transfer my Spotify music onto my Sony Walkman. Sony have said I cannot transfer the music directly from...
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songs library won't delete tracks

I have attempted to delete my entire songs library to start fresh. All of the songs deleted except two. I've tried to delete them but they won't delete.

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  • I have attempted to delete my entire songs library to start fresh. All of the songs deleted except two. I've tried to delete them but they won't delete.
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Artists' Pages display all songs as if they have <1000 listens

Whenever I open an artist's page, their "Popular" songs are all listed with "< 1000" listens. Unless I'm way more underground than I thought, or Paul Simon and Kanye aren't nearly as popular as I thought, I think there's a problem. It was mildly irri...

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  •  Whenever I open an artist's page, their "Popular" songs are all listed with "< 1000" listens. Unless I'm way more underground than I thought, or Paul Simon and Kanye aren't nearly as popular...
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Trying to get spotify music on my ipod

I have an ipod nano and I wanted to get the music from spotify ( I have a premium ) on my ipod so I can listen to it. My phones does not support spotify, it is garbage. When I dowloaded all the spotify music I went to file location but all it showed ...

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  • I have an ipod nano and I wanted to get the music from spotify ( I have a premium ) on my ipod so I can listen to it. My phones does not support spotify, it is garbage. When I dowloaded all the spoti...
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Re: Inbox and messages

@tlh119 30 seconds of music? That's strange. I've had no problems at all. Troubleshoot?

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  • @tlh119 30 seconds of music? That's strange. I've had no problems at all. Troubleshoot?
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How does radio feature work ?

Hey guys ! So, I kind of don't understand how does exactly the radio feature works when you create it from playlist or artist. Does it automatically update when you, or my favourite artist add new songs ? and are the first songs in the radio always t...

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  • Hey guys ! So, I kind of don't understand how does exactly the radio feature works when you create it from playlist or artist.    Does it automatically update when you, or my favourite ar...
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skipping all tracks when press play

when i log in on windows 8 and press play songs in library it just skips every song and never plays anything. app works fine on my phone.

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  • when i log in on windows 8 and press play songs in library it just skips every song and never plays anything. app works fine on my phone.
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Login error in Spotify

I have that problem:When i want to login i can't,my error message is: 'Your country does not match the one set in your profil...'Yesterdey already worked but today not.I tryed to play music from Web Player and its worked,but i can't login to my PC an...

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  • I have that problem: When i want to login i can't,my error message is: 'Your country does not match the one set in your profil...' Yesterdey already worked but today not. I tryed to play music fro...
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Removing the program from computer

I have installed the Spotify program on a computer using Windows 7, and I want to remove it because it's a blind person using the computer. I have set it to not start up after login on trhe computer, but it still launches! I have tried to remove it v...

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  • I have installed the Spotify program on a computer using Windows 7, and I want to remove it because it's a blind person using the computer. I have set it to not start up after login on trhe computer,...
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