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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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Playback

Spotify will not play an entire track! The sound cuts out, sometimes after 10 seconds sometimes after 2 minutes but it always cuts out. The song continues playing but then "cannot play current track" appears in a blue bar at the top of the screen. I ...

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  • Spotify will not play an entire track! The sound cuts out, sometimes after 10 seconds sometimes after 2 minutes but it always cuts out. The song continues playing but then "cannot play current track"...
  • crematedman
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Concerts without the city of the locations!

Hey,since the new update is on the bandpage of any band with concerts the city where the concert is gone.Can anybody fix it?

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  • Hey, since the new update is on the bandpage of any band with concerts the city where the concert is gone. Can anybody fix it?
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Desktop overlay

Hi, I would suggest making the desktop overlay optional.It's really intrusive, especially when I play games. As it is fairly new, I sometimes forget it will pop up when I change songs with my keys, which has killed me several times while playing vide...

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  •  Hi, I would suggest making the desktop overlay optional. It's really intrusive, especially when I play games. As it is fairly new, I sometimes forget it will pop up when I change songs with ...
  • Catee
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Strange shuffle issues

This problem occurs when I am playing music off of my Android phone and controlling it from my Windows laptop, or vice versa. If I hit shuffle play on one device, while the other is playing, Spotify only shuffles the nearest 40 or so songs, and only ...

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  • This problem occurs when I am playing music off of my Android phone and controlling it from my  Windows laptop, or vice versa.   If I hit shuffle play on one device, while the other is pl...
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Extreme data consumption of data in Windows 10 ?

I had an extreme data consumption in the beginning of August. In only 24 hours my computer downstreamed 120 GB of data. I didn't do any downloads of my own, and neither my data provider nor Microsoft can say what happened exept that a program must ha...

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  • I had an extreme data consumption in the beginning of August. In only 24 hours my computer downstreamed 120 GB of data. I didn't do any downloads of my own, and neither my data provider nor Microsoft...
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Problema com foto na busca

a foto que aparece na playlist da descoberta da semana que não sigo é do meu perfil antigo do facebook, com meu ex, preciso trocar essa foto e nao consigo como fazer?

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  • a foto que aparece na playlist da descoberta da semana que não sigo é do meu perfil antigo do facebook, com meu ex, preciso trocar essa foto e nao consigo como fazer?
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Solved!! Widget?! :D

Hello! Since idk, the last update? I'm not that observant of these things, I have seen a widget appearing in the top left corner of my computer as soon as I change song on my keyboard shortcuts.Is there a way to disable it or even make it always visi...

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  • Hello!   Since idk, the last update? I'm not that observant of these things, I have seen a widget appearing in the top left corner of my computer as soon as I change song on my keyboard shortc...
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Nothing to look at

Is there anything equivalent to the "humming is fun" animation? I mean, yeah, the lyrics are gone, but you guys already had the visual stuff going on. I'd love to see some kind of animation, even if it's not synced with the music. Remember tuning int...

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  • Is there anything equivalent to the "humming is fun" animation? I mean, yeah, the lyrics are gone, but you guys already had the visual stuff going on. I'd love to see some kind of animation, even if ...
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How to Reduce spotify CPU consumption

I have seen a few different ways people suggest like disconnecting facebook or unfollowing friends, but neither of those methods worked for me so I went around the app trying to figure out why it would be cause such a drain on my cpu. I found that an...

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  • I have seen a few different ways people suggest like disconnecting facebook or unfollowing friends, but neither of those methods worked for me so I went around the app trying to figure out why it wou...
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Playlist Folder Icons / Arrows on Right

Hi, believe I am supposed to report bugs here, and they will get raised by a superuser? I have recently arranged all my playlists in folders, and up until this weekend, the arrows which represent the state of the folder (collapsed / expanded) have be...

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  • Hi,  believe I am supposed to report bugs here, and they will get raised by a superuser?   I have recently arranged all my playlists in folders, and up until this weekend, the arrows whic...
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Spotify stops responding when I open it

Every time I open spotify (dekstop app) it stops responding, so I close it, re open it and it still isn't responding, this happens for a bit until it works, is there a fix for this?

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  • Every time I open spotify (dekstop app) it stops responding, so I close it, re open it and it still isn't responding, this happens for a bit until it works, is there a fix for this?
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Friend Activity feed is not showing my friends' recently played songs

As I said in the title, my Friend Activity feed isn't showing my friends' recently played songs. I have a Windows OS and have my Spotify up to date. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to fix this? I've already tried uninstalling and reinstalling...

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  • As I said in the title, my Friend Activity feed isn't showing my friends' recently played songs. I have a Windows OS and have my Spotify up to date. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to fix thi...
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[Windows] Desktop client "This song is not available..."

Greetings,Getting a "This song is not available. If you have the file on your computer you can import it." message with nearly every song played on a Windows 7 PC. Started getting the message after an update this afternoon was installed. Subsequently...

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  • Greetings, Getting a "This song is not available. If you have the file on your computer you can import it." message with nearly every song played on a Windows 7 PC. Started getting the message after...
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Spotify em IPV6 no Brasil

Boa tarde Não consigo usar o spotify em rede Ipv6. Alguém no brasil consegiu?Estou com endereços Ipv6 em todos meus dispositivos. Acesso Google , Uol, Globo.com normalmente. mas quando vou ouvir spotify em Ipv6 ele fica off line . ou seja ele não esc...

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  • Boa tarde   Não consigo usar o spotify em rede Ipv6. Alguém no brasil consegiu? Estou com endereços Ipv6 em todos meus dispositivos. Acesso Google , Uol, Globo.com normalmente. mas quando vou...
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Minor sound reduction when sound plays in other games

Hey all, When I play games alone (Skyrim, Elder Scrolls Online, Minecraft, Civilization) I usually listen to music at the same time. I've noticed that when any of these applications is making any noise, the volume output by Spotify is reduced very sl...

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  • Hey all,     When I play games alone (Skyrim, Elder Scrolls Online, Minecraft, Civilization) I usually listen to music at the same time. I've noticed that when any of these applicatio...
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Good for music

i like the music you put on here i love it so much its like 5 stars *****

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  • i like the music you put on here i love it so much its like 5 stars *****
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Solved!! Playable Songs Now Unplayable?

Well, today I went to play one of my favourite songs, Wish You Were Here, but on the album it was dark and didn't have the play button. 2 songs on the album were playable, but the rest were the same as Wish You Were Here, unplayable. These songs were...

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  • Well, today I went to play one of my favourite songs, Wish You Were Here, but on the album it was dark and didn't have the play button. 2 songs on the album were playable, but the rest were the same ...
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Song crossfade does not work

The option to crossfade songs is only working with shuffle mode. Is there any reason for this? I love crossfade because it makes listening to music one long stream of endless music instead of seperate songs. Even if the genre is compeletely different...

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  • The option to crossfade songs is only working with shuffle mode. Is there any reason for this? I love crossfade because it makes listening to music one long stream of endless music instead of seperat...
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Solved!! Spotify Mini Player Concept

So the Spotify app decided to update itself, but when I clicked the close button there was another tab that said it was aborting. The problem was that that tab is still there after a day. I tried closing it but it doesn't work.

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  • So the Spotify app decided to update itself, but when I clicked the close button there was another tab that said it was aborting. The problem was that that tab is still there after a day. I tried clo...
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Solved!! Where did icons go?

I liked those icons, I like visuals They were making the navigation easier. Now its just a green stick moving up and down :{ For what reason you guys wanted to remove all those icons... Also all other icons/buttons got smaller (it's harder to click y...

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  • I liked those icons, I like visuals  😕   They were making the navigation easier. Now its just a green stick moving up and down :{   For what reason you guys wanted to remove all t...
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