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[iOS] Sonos devices not appearing on Spotify Connect

I am having an issue with the Spotify app on my iPhone (only) where my Sonos devices are not appearing. Spotify Connect is there for my MacBook (when open) but none of the Sonos devices through Spotify Connect are appearing. All of the Sonos devices ...

  • Casual Listener
  • I am having an issue with the Spotify app on my iPhone (only) where my Sonos devices are not appearing.  Spotify Connect is there for my MacBook (when open) but none of the Sonos devices through...
  • jkingsbury
  • Casual Listener
  • 18759 Views
  • 162 comments
  • 126 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 18759 Views
  • 162 comments
  • 126 votes

"desktop_login_accounts:3" error message when trying to log in

Hey folks, Users are seeing the above error message when they try to log in on the desktop app. There's no issue on the web player and mobile. For some this was resolved by changing the default browser in the system settings.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks,   Users are seeing the above error message when they try to log in on the desktop app. There's no issue on the web player and mobile.   For some this was resolved by...
  • freedomsprogress
  • Newbie
  • 5963 Views
  • 47 comments
  • 6 likes
  • Desktop
  • Fixed
  • 5963 Views
  • 47 comments
  • 6 votes

[Mobile] Issue playing filtered Liked Songs via Connect

Hey folks! We've been receiving reports that the Search function stops responding when Connect is in use. Tapping on a song search result doesn't do anything and the Now Playing view stops responding. This is being looked into.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Hey folks! We've been receiving reports that the Search function stops responding when Connect is in use. Tapping on a song search result doesn't do anything and the Now Playing view stops resp...
  • Vasil
  • Moderator
  • 1706 Views
  • 85 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Mobile
  • Not Right Now
  • 1706 Views
  • 85 comments
  • 1 votes

Spotify + Chromecast Audio Connection Keeps Dropping

Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone X, iPhone 8, Chromecast Audio (3 devices), Motorola MG7315 modem/router Operating System iOS 13 My Question or Issue Hi. We have 3 Chromecast Audio devices on my home network connected via a single Motorola MG73...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country USA Device iPhone X, iPhone 8, Chromecast Audio (3 devices), Motorola MG7315 modem/router Operating System iOS 13   My Question or Issue Hi. We have 3 Ch...
  • EzequielG
  • Newbie
  • 60336 Views
  • 341 comments
  • 821 likes
  • Connect
  • Not Right Now
  • 60336 Views
  • 341 comments
  • 821 votes

Podcasts won't remain paused

Android users have reported that when they press pause on a podcast, the playback is automatically resumed shortly after. This is under investigation.

  • Moderator
  • Moderator
  • Android users have reported that when they press pause on a podcast, the playback is automatically resumed shortly after.   This is under investigation.
  • Yordan
  • Moderator
  • 3691 Views
  • 82 comments
  • 38 likes
  • Android
  • Fixed
  • 3691 Views
  • 82 comments
  • 38 votes

[PS5] Poor audio quality issue from PS4 persists on PS5 app

I just received my PlayStation 5 today, and after downloading the Spotify app to listen to my music I noticed that the PS5's Spotify app has the exact same problem with the audio quality that the PS4 has had for over 5 years. For those who aren't awa...

  • Visitor
  • I just received my PlayStation 5 today, and after downloading the Spotify app to listen to my music I noticed that the PS5's Spotify app has the exact same problem with the audio quality that the PS4...
  • Graigsmith
  • Casual Listener
  • 15212 Views
  • 43 comments
  • 44 likes
  • Other
  • Not Right Now
  • 15212 Views
  • 43 comments
  • 44 votes

Non-car Bluetooth devices displaying in Car View mode

Hey there, We've seen reports of some Bluetooth connections to other devices displaying Car View. The right team is aware of this. If you're experiencing this, let us know by adding your +Vote the info requested in the Status Update. All the best!

  • Spotify Legend
  • Hey there,   We've seen reports of some Bluetooth connections to other devices displaying Car View. The right team is aware of this.    If you're experiencing this, let us know...
  • Hoopster1990
  • Newbie
  • 43486 Views
  • 133 comments
  • 244 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 43486 Views
  • 133 comments
  • 244 votes

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
  • 2659 Views
  • 33 comments
  • 49 likes
  • Premium Student
  • Fixed
  • 2659 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
  • 2021 Views
  • 16 comments
  • 28 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 2021 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
  • 3560 Views
  • 44 comments
  • 21 likes
  • Premium
    Subscriptions
  • Fixed
  • 3560 Views
  • 44 comments
  • 21 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
  • 688 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Desktop (Windows)
  • Fixed
  • 688 Views
  • 9 comments
  • 1 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
  • 2882 Views
  • 27 comments
  • 1 likes
  • Android
    iOS
  • Fixed
  • 2882 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
  • 178461 Views
  • 618 comments
  • 1857 likes
  • Premium
    Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 178461 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
  • 15090 Views
  • 101 comments
  • 264 likes
  • Desktop
    Mobile
  • Fixed
  • 15090 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
  • 1553 Views
  • 14 comments
  • 15 likes
  • Other
  • Fixed
  • 1553 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
  • 54337 Views
  • 59 comments
  • 728 likes
  • Payment
  • Fixed
  • 54337 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
  • 14120 Views
  • 51 comments
  • 78 likes
  • iOS
  • Fixed
  • 14120 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
  • 40559 Views
  • 28 comments
  • 13 likes
  • Not Right Now
  • 40559 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
  • 14300 Views
  • 155 comments
  • 84 likes
  • Your Library
  • Fixed
  • 14300 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
  • 47201 Views
  • 166 comments
  • 198 likes
  • Android
  • Won't Fix
  • 47201 Views
  • 166 comments
  • 198 votes