Major bug with Windows Mobile app

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Re: Major bug with Windows Mobile app

BJoe
Music Fan

It broke after one of the OS updates. Maybe it was the original Creators Update. Microsoft changed something and that didn't go well with Spotify's code and Spotify doesn't want to fix their **bleep**. Paradoxically, they recently announced a presence in Windows Store which implies an UWP app just cut down and not available on other platforms. I mean, why did they even bother? There's always that old way via the installers. Alternatively, if you already started doing that, why not go all the way to a complete UWP package? These days Spotify's decisions are baffling.

Re: Major bug with Windows Mobile app

terminus
Newbie

The "app", if you can call it that, on the store is just the desktop application in a .appx wrapper. Not much point to it as you can still download the desktop application from their website anyway.

 

I'm switching to Deezer on not just Windows 10 and my Lumia 950XL but on my Nexus 5X as well. So well done Spotify for losing a potential customer, if you can't support me as a Windows 10 Mobile user then I can't support you as an Android user.

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Re: Major bug with Windows Mobile app

Aviborr
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Followed advice and disabled WhatsApp. Spotify then loaded with absolutely no problem. I then enabled WhatsApp and Spotify has continued to behave so far.

Re: Major bug with Windows Mobile app

roriorancho
Newbie

Lumia 950 Windows 10 Mobile = I closed all but Spotify and it opens correctly. Some / multiple other apps conflict.

Re: Major bug with Windows Mobile app

jwckauman
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My wife and i are having this error too.   I dont use WhatsApp.  What other apps might be causing issues?  I use Grover Pro for podcasts, Groove for my own music, Twitter, and other Win 10 built in mobile apps.

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