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Users unable to apply Student Discount from the SheerID confirmation email

We've received reports from users who can't apply their student discount from the SheerID confirmation email after being successfully verified. The webpage shows a 404 error: "This page no longer exists."

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from users who can't apply their student discount from the SheerID confirmation email after being successfully verified. The webpage shows a 404 error: "This page no ...
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 2485 Views
  • 33 comments
  • 49 likes
  • Premium Student
  • Fixed
  • 2485 Views
  • 33 comments
  • 49 votes

Apple watch Series 3 users unable to use the app.

Hey folks, We've received some reports about the app crashing during starting up on Apple Watch Series 3. The relevant team is already aware of the issue and a fix will be added to an upcoming update. We'd recommend keeping the app up to date so you ...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   We've received some reports about the app crashing during starting up on Apple Watch Series 3. The relevant team is already aware of the issue and a fix will be added to an upco...
  • OscarDC
  • Moderator
  • 1840 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 28 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 1840 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 28 votes

Deducted UPI payment but Premium not activated

Hey folks, We've been receiving contacts from Indian users saying they've been charged for Premium and yet their account is still on free status. This is being investigated by our teams.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,  We've been receiving contacts from Indian users saying they've been charged for Premium and yet their account is still on free status. This is being investigated by our teams.&nb...
  • nikhxsh
  • Newbie
  • 3380 Views
  • 44 comments
  • 20 likes
  • Premium
    Subscriptions
  • Fixed
  • 3380 Views
  • 44 comments
  • 20 votes

Unable to search on the desktop app and Web Player

We've received reports from Windows users that they cannot search on Spotify using the desktop app or the Web Player. An error message or a blank page is displayed.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Windows users that they cannot search on Spotify using the desktop app or the Web Player. An error message or a blank page is displayed.
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 615 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 615 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 1 votes

Devices are not syncing

Multiple users report that playback throughout their devices is not syncing. Apparently, this makes it possible to play different content from the same Spotify account simultaneously on different devices, but users can't control what they're listenin...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Multiple users report that playback throughout their devices is not syncing. Apparently, this makes it possible to play different content from the same Spotify account simultaneously on different dev...
  • Ivelina
  • Moderator
  • 2405 Views
  • 33 comments
  • 19 likes
  • Other
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 2405 Views
  • 33 comments
  • 19 votes

Autoplay not working for some users

We're getting reports that the Autoplay feature isn't working for some users. When a song is played from the search, the app doesn't continue playback of recommended songs after the searched song is over. This is happening on both iOS and Android dev...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're getting reports that the Autoplay feature isn't working for some users. When a song is played from the search, the app doesn't continue playback of recommended songs after the searched song is ...
  • AlejaR
  • Moderator
  • 2298 Views
  • 27 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Android
    iOS
  • Fixed
  • 2298 Views
  • 27 comments
  • 1 votes

Can't Play Downloaded Songs When Offline

We're getting reports that downloaded songs are not playing when the app is not connected to the internet. The offline songs are grayed out but shows that they are downloaded. When connected back to the internet, same songs can be played without issu...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We're getting reports that downloaded songs are not playing when the app is not connected to the internet. The offline songs are grayed out but shows that they are downloaded. When connected back to ...
  • Ivelina
  • Moderator
  • 175004 Views
  • 618 comments
  • 1857 likes
  • Premium
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 175004 Views
  • 618 comments
  • 1857 votes

Autoplay not working

Hey folks, We're receiving reports that Autoplay isn't working. If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the instructions in the Status Update below. We'll be keeping everyone up to speed here, so make sure to Subscri...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey folks,   We're receiving reports that Autoplay isn't working.   If you’re experiencing this issue, make sure to add your +VOTE and follow the instructions in the ...
  • methanenitrile
  • Newbie
  • 14839 Views
  • 101 comments
  • 264 likes
  • Desktop
    Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 14839 Views
  • 101 comments
  • 264 votes

Downtime February 23rd: Account page error "Something went wrong. Try again later"

Hey folks! We noticed that our account page Spotify.com/account/ is displaying an error message saying "Something went wrong. Try again later". This is now being looked into

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks!   We noticed that our account page Spotify.com/account/ is displaying an error message saying "Something went wrong. Try again later". This is now being looked into 🙂
  • Maxim
  • Spotify Star
  • 1463 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 15 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 1463 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 15 votes

[Downtime March 1st 2021] Issues subscribing to Premium or redeeming gift cards

Hey there folks, We've received reports that users are having issues when trying to subscribe to Premium or adding gift cards to their accounts. We're currently investigating this. If you're experiencing this, make sure not to retry to subscribe whil...

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey there folks,   We've received reports that users are having issues when trying to subscribe to Premium or adding gift cards to their accounts.   We're currently investigating ...
  • Dixon3
  • Visitor
  • 54225 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 728 likes
  • Payment
  • Fixed
  • 54225 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 728 votes

Spotify loads slowly / goes unresponsive on iOS

We've received reports from iPhone users saying the app is taking up to a few minutes to load before either being partially usable or simply crashing. Sometimes the playlist/album covers won't load at all and are unclickable. This behavior is current...

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  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from iPhone users saying the app is taking up to a few minutes to load before either being partially usable or simply crashing. Sometimes the playlist/album covers won't load a...
  • 83evans
  • Regular
  • 13927 Views
  • 51 comments
  • 78 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 13927 Views
  • 51 comments
  • 78 votes

Spotify does not resume after Google Maps navigation guidance

PlanFreeCountryUnited StatesDeviceiPhone XOperating SystemiOS 13.6.1, Google Maps 5.50.2, Spotify 8.5.70.950 My Question or IssueI have Google Maps and Spotify connected, to listen to podcasts while driving. While navigating, Spotify controls appear ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Free Country United States Device iPhone X Operating System iOS 13.6.1, Google Maps 5.50.2, Spotify 8.5.70.950   My Question or Issue I have Google Maps and Spotify connected...
  • sharenjoy
  • Music Fan
  • 40415 Views
  • 28 comments
  • 13 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 40415 Views
  • 28 comments
  • 13 votes

Podcast episodes in Queue not playing automatically

Hey everyone, We're receiving reports about podcast episodes not playing automatically one after the other in Your Episodes, playlists, Queue and the show itself. If there are 2 episodes queued one after the other, the second one gets skipped. If the...

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey everyone,   We're receiving reports about podcast episodes not playing automatically one after the other in Your Episodes, playlists, Queue and the show itself. If there are 2 episodes q...
  • kalambe
  • Newbie
  • 13924 Views
  • 155 comments
  • 84 likes
  • Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 13924 Views
  • 155 comments
  • 84 votes

[Android 11] Playback keeps pausing/skipping when screen is off on Android 11

Plan Premium Country United States Device Google Pixel 4a Operating System Android 11 My Question or Issue Since updating to Android 11 yesterday, Spotify audio playback stutters horribly when the device display is locked. Restarts/reinstalls do not ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Google Pixel 4a Operating System Android 11   My Question or Issue Since updating to Android 11 yesterday, Spotify audio playback st...
  • Psycho-netics
  • Newbie
  • 46768 Views
  • 166 comments
  • 197 likes
  • Android
  • Won't Fix
  • 46768 Views
  • 166 comments
  • 197 votes

[Android] First Song in Playlists on Custom Order changes constantly

Hey folks, We noticed that the current first song in any playlist will keep swapping with a different song from the same playlist. This is now being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,  We noticed that the current first song in any playlist will keep swapping with a different song from the same playlist. This is now being investigated.
  • Noguri
  • Roadie
  • 78109 Views
  • 682 comments
  • 1082 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 78109 Views
  • 682 comments
  • 1082 votes

’Repeat All’ turns itself on

I’m a Premium member, in the US, on an iPhone 8 with iOS 12. I’m having an issue where the “Repeat All” function continually resets to on. This used to happen just when I opened the app anew, so I for some time just left Spotify always open and that ...

  • Casual Listener
  • I’m a Premium member, in the US, on an iPhone 8 with iOS 12.  I’m having an issue where the “Repeat All” function continually resets to on.  This used to happen just when I opened the app a...
  • Maria
  • Moderator
  • 24247 Views
  • 61 comments
  • 54 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 24247 Views
  • 61 comments
  • 54 votes

[MacOS] Desktop app crashing, Home page not loading

We've received reports from Mac users that the desktop app crashes and the Home page refuses to load - an error message "Something went wrong" is displayed instead. This is being investigated.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've received reports from Mac users that the desktop app crashes and the Home page refuses to load - an error message "Something went wrong" is displayed instead.   This is being investiga...
  • odi
  • Regular
  • 7137 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 53 likes
  • Desktop (Mac)
  • Fixed
  • 7137 Views
  • 75 comments
  • 53 votes

Playlist in a bottle 2023 not showing up

We've been getting reports that some users are unable to access the Playlist in a bottle 2023 they made to be unlocked in 2024.This is currently being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We've been getting reports that some users are unable to access the Playlist in a bottle 2023 they made to be unlocked in 2024. This is currently being looked into.
  • Not applicable
  • 2586 Views
  • 39 comments
  • 4 likes
  • Other
  • Not An Issue
  • 2586 Views
  • 39 comments
  • 4 votes

Miniplayer showing a 'You've discovered a Premium feature' message

We received reports from users receiving the following message when accessing the Miniplayer despite being on Premium: This is under investigation.

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  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • We received reports from users receiving the following message when accessing the Miniplayer despite being on Premium:     This is under investigation.
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 3028 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 19 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 3028 Views
  • 25 comments
  • 19 votes

[Desktop] Doesn't show accurate number of songs saved anymore

Hey. I use Spotify as my main music library and I have a little OCD regarding checking up on the precise number of saved songs in my "Liked songs" section, just to check up that I didn't delete any songs by mistake.I used to be able to just Command+A...

  • Regular
  • Hey. I use Spotify as my main music library and I have a little OCD regarding checking up on the precise number of saved songs in my "Liked songs" section, just to check up that I didn't delete any s...
  • vvspantomvv
  • Newbie
  • 11314 Views
  • 38 comments
  • 211 likes
  • Desktop
  • Not Right Now
  • 11314 Views
  • 38 comments
  • 211 votes