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Notification Dropdown is gone

Device: OS X

 

Operating System Version: El Capitan 10.11.5

 

Spotify Version: 1.0.29.90.g200ff544

 

Description: The Notifications Drop Down that used to appear to the left of Messages disappeared a couple of days ago and is still not there. At the same time I noticed it was missing, I also saw that I show no recent activity and my Recently Played Artists has not been updating.  Anyone else seeing this, I did not see it listed as an active issue. This is on a Macbook Pro fyi

 

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Hi @brutaldubs!

 

We're always testing things by adding/removing products and features in order to improve Spotify. Rest assured we'll pass your feedback about this to the team behind notifications.

 

We're setting this a closed. You can find more info at: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Help-Desktop-Linux-Windows-Web/Removal-of-desktop-notifications/m-p...

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user-removed
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The Bell icon has been removed by Spotify, no info when and if it's coming back. Check out this thread below.

 

https://community.spotify.com/t5/Help-Desktop-Mac/Bell-icon-suddenly-missing/m-p/1349102#M9322

 

Also check out these Idea threads below, give some Kudos and leave a comment.

 

https://community.spotify.com/t5/Live-Ideas/Desktop-Playlists-Bring-playlist-notifications-back/idi-...

https://community.spotify.com/t5/Live-Ideas/Desktop-Bring-back-Notifications-from-followed-Artists/i...

 

If your Recently Played Artists is not updating check out this thread below, you're not the only one.

 

https://community.spotify.com/t5/Help-Desktop-Linux-Windows-Web/Spotify-Recently-Played-Artists-not-...

Spotify Legend
Status changed to: Closed

Hi @sweetrelief, welcome to The Spotify Community!

You can click the links on the previous post for more info on the bell icon and Recently played.

@user-removed thanks for your help with this one. Have you heard about our Rock Star Program https://community.spotify.com/t5/Spotify-Community-Blog/Spotify-Community-Rock-Star-Program/ba-p/580948? Check it out! 

We're setting this as "Under Investigarion" in the meantime.

Feel free to give us a shout if you need us again 😉

user-removed
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@Lis-

 

Check your PM.

Roadie

My notifications finally came back, but now the bell has gone!?!?!?! What the Hell is going on? We nee this important feature reinstated ASAP - thanks!

Spotify Legend
Status changed to: Closed

Hi @brutaldubs!

 

We're always testing things by adding/removing products and features in order to improve Spotify. Rest assured we'll pass your feedback about this to the team behind notifications.

 

We're setting this a closed. You can find more info at: https://community.spotify.com/t5/Help-Desktop-Linux-Windows-Web/Removal-of-desktop-notifications/m-p...

Roadie

Thanks for the reply, Lis, but I rely on this feature to keep me up to date with the artists I follow....I'm really missing it 😞 Thanks