I'm using a free plan and using a HP pavilion Chromebook on Chrome OS 65.
I cannot download the actual spotify player because im on Chromebook so i use the web player a lot but recently whenever a start a song, it skips after 2 second, then again and for every song. It just keeps skipping after a couple seconds.
I've went through a lot of threads but they were all from around 2014 so i created a new one, if there is a new answer.
Solved! Go to Solution.
just started working now!!
OH MY GOSH THANK YOU
It's fixed! Thank you guys!!!
It working now!! Thank you, Spotify!
Two additional quick comments -
1. I tried the suggestions on this thread and it diodn't solve the problem for me.
2. When skipping, the error that is returned is - 403. This is hapenning 5 times. After that Spotify starts playing the 6th song, and after another 9.5 sec it stops (it shows as if it continues to play, but it doesn't).
I'll appriciate a response from Spotify.
Thanks for reaching out about this here in the Community!
If you're still experiencing the issue after clearing browser cache and cookies and logging out and back in we'd suggest going through the following steps:
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I'm still having this issue. It only seems to happen on Chromium-based browsers, which would also make sense as to why it was occurring on Chromebooks. I'm using raw chromium. It also started happening on the same day as everyone else; October 5th.
For me it didn't solve the problem as well
Also - I've tested it on another Chromium based accessible browser, and it is the same. It is something that was done on the Spotify side around October 5th
Hey there @Red203 and @Azelphuren,
Thanks for keeping us in the loop!
Our tech teams are currently looking into this - you can find out more info here.
Keep in mind that they've done some of their magic backstage so it should be resolved like @Elharp6520 shared.
However, if you're still having troubles, make sure to share your details in the Ongoing Issue thread so we can pass them along.
Hope this is helpful! Have a lovely day 🙂
Hi, I'm still having the issue. As @Red203 mentioned, I'm getting four failed POST requests, with error 403. Three out of four seems referring to "widevine-license", but it's strange, since my browser can play DRM content with widevine without issues.
Leaving a screenshot here, may be useful.
Same thing on my computer - the problem persists
Hey there folks,
Thank you for your posts.
We're sorry to hear you're still having trouble with with. We can confirm that this ongoing issue should now be fixed, so your issue might be caused by something else.
Make sure to take a look at the supported browsers listed here. If you've checked that would you mind letting us know what troubleshooting steps you've done?
We'll have an eye out for your reply 🙂
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