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Spotify Webplayer not working for Chromebook 11

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Spotify Webplayer not working for Chromebook 11

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Plan

Premium

Country
USA

 

Device

Acer Chromebook 11 CB-131

Operating System

Chrome OS

 

My Question or Issue

My Acer Chromebook 11 CB-131 does NOT support google play store apps, so I cannot download a spotify app (like an android / tablet version). The native Chromebook Spotify app is just a link that opens the browser to the spotify web player (open.spotify.com) and on loading only shows a "this browser doesn't support Spotify Web Player" with instructions to switch to a different browser (not possible in a Chromebook with no "play store" capabilties) or download spotify (again, not possible without a "play store").

I recognize part of this is on Google updating Cb-131 systems to allow play store capabilities, but why does the Spotify side not allow Chromebook browsers to access the web player (or at least CB-131 chromebooks)?

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Re: Spotify Webplayer not working for Chromebook 11

Rock Star 11
Rock Star 11

Hey there!

Sorry to hear you're having trouble with this. Can you try this process using Incognito Mode? It might also be worth trying a different internet connection. On another note, you should be able to download Spotify without entering the Play Store from here.

Keep me posted and have a nice day!

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