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Important: App review and quota extension waiting times

The Spotify for developers platform helps many bring their ideas to life. Whether it's a short term app helping an artist’s release or something more long term - there is always a chance of success. Things start to grow and then you might also need w...

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Waiting 15 months for commercial app approval

I've developed an app that integrates with Spotify, but I can't put it on the market because I haven't gotten a response to my commercial integration request from 15 months ago. Can someone please help me out with this? I've tweeted at @SpotifyPlatfo...

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  • I've developed an app that integrates with Spotify, but I can't put it on the market because I haven't gotten a response to my commercial integration request from 15 months ago. Can someone please he...
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differences beetween android 11 and android 12

PlanPremiumCountryItalyDevice(samsunggalaxya32)Operating System(window 10) My Question or IssueI'm making an application with android studio (as a university project) that sees the listening data from the spotify profile. testing the app on android 1...

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  • Plan Premium Country Italy Device (samsunggalaxya32) Operating System (window 10)   My Question or Issue I'm making an application with android studio (as a university project) that se...
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Can someone help me figure out how to display album art in android studio app?

PlanPremiumCountryUSDevicePixel 6aOperating Systemwindows10 My Question or Issue here is the code in my android studio atm. Picasso can display images properly, but I can't get spotify to return the album art and display it on screen. Here is the mai...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device Pixel 6a Operating System windows10   My Question or Issue   here is the code in my android studio atm. Picasso can display images properly, but I ...
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Can't create new App

I'd like to create an app but Spotify for Developers Dashboard tells me I can't until I verify my e-mail. Clicking 'verify' and following the link in the verify mail doesn't work though. I tried it several times with relogging, still not working. Wha...

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  • I'd like to create an app but Spotify for Developers Dashboard tells me I can't until I verify my e-mail. Clicking 'verify' and following the link in the verify mail doesn't work though. I tried it s...
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Need Help with Spotify API :)

I am currently building a project where I have an Express JS server used to make requests to the Spotify API, using the "Authorization Code" method to retrieve user data. I then need to pass this data onto a separate, browser-based Javascript file, t...

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  • I am currently building a project where I have an Express JS server used to make requests to the Spotify API, using the "Authorization Code" method to retrieve user data. I then need to pass this dat...
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Getting playlist items randomly fails with 404 Not Found

PlanPremiumCountryRU My Question or IssueI'm using https://github.com/thelinmichael/spotify-web-api-node to deal with Spotify API. My app has all the required scope permissions. Without any changes in my code I noticed that recently it started to fai...

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  • Plan Premium Country RU   My Question or Issue I'm using https://github.com/thelinmichael/spotify-web-api-node to deal with Spotify API. My app has all the required scope permissions. &nb...
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Top 100 list

Hello. I like to collect the Spotify list Spotify produce it self called Top 100 every year. But now I missed the update and saved it and under when it comes back. So I can lissen on my Top 100. Thanksfull fore help

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  • Hello.   I like to collect the Spotify list Spotify produce it self called Top 100 every year.  But now I missed the update and saved it and under when it comes back. So I can lissen on ...
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Development API keeps getting disabled without cause

I've created a new app in the API dashboard now multiple times, but it keeps getting blocked and disabled. There is only 1 endpoint which does not that many queries.How can I figure out why it keeps getting disabled I'm on a premium plan

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  • I've created a new app in the API dashboard now multiple times, but it keeps getting blocked and disabled.   There is only 1 endpoint which does not that many queries. How can I figure out wh...
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Desktop client defaults to collapsed library, even when always used & closed in open state

PlanPremiumCountryNetherlandsDeviceIMac 4,2 GHz Quad-Core Intel Core i7Operating SystemMacOS 13.3.1 (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueDesktop client defaults to collapsed 'Your library' sidebar when launching, even when alwa...

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When to submit quota extension request (i.e. before or after i gain users)

When is the better time to submit an extension request? Should it be before I gain some users or after I've already gained some users (which I assume, since they will have to be listed under 'User Management' would be a max of 25 users)?

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  • When is the better time to submit an extension request? Should it be before I gain some users or after I've already gained some users (which I assume, since they will have to be listed under 'User Ma...
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Getting updated if playing song changes

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DeviceMacbook Air M1 13"Operating SystemMacOS My Question or Issue I need to update a screen in my app if the playing song changes, but I don't want to send http requests to the Spotify API every x amount of seconds.I looked...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany   Device Macbook Air M1 13" Operating System MacOS   My Question or Issue   I need to update a screen in my app if the playing song chang...
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Not able to modify playlists anymore ????

Since the new update I cannot change my playlists !! I still have the premiul access but first spotify is writen as a collaborator and I only can add or remove songs but can't change the image + text from my old created playlists.. Developper team, c...

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  • Since the new update I cannot change my playlists !! I still have the premiul access but first spotify is writen as a collaborator and I only can add or remove songs but can't change the image + text...
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Check if app is installed

Hello guys!I'm developing a webapp(nextjs) using Spotify's API and I've been following the design guidelines but I have no idea how to check if the app is installed to show "GET SPOTIFY FREE" instead of "PLAY ON SPOTIFY". Right now I got something li...

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  • Hello guys! I'm developing a webapp(nextjs) using Spotify's API and I've been following the design guidelines but I have no idea how to check if the app is installed to show "GET SPOTIFY FREE" ins...
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No token provided angular spotify api

**Code is in Angular typescript I got an access token using: getToken() { const headers = new HttpHeaders({ 'Content-Type': 'application/x-www-form-urlencoded' }); return this.http.post('https://accounts.spotify.com/api/token', 'grant_type=client_cre...

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  • **Code is in Angular typescript   I got an access token using:       getToken() { const headers = new HttpHeaders({ 'Content-Type': 'application/x-ww...
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Get Artist Albums does not return all results

Currently I am trying to query and return ALL of an artists music (except compilations) so 'single', 'album' and 'appears_on'. When making the call to api.spotify.com/v1/artists/${id}/albums with include_types ['single', 'album', 'appears_on'] it onl...

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  • Currently I am trying to query and return ALL of an artists music (except compilations) so 'single', 'album' and 'appears_on'. When making the call to api.spotify.com/v1/artists/${id}/albums with inc...
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Can't find any podcast

I'm trying to search for a podcast using the Spotify API's endpoint: https://api.spotify.com/v1/search?q=nerdcast&type=show, following the documentation. The issue is that when I use Postman, the response returns status 200 but 'items' is an array fi...

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  • I'm trying to search for a podcast using the Spotify API's endpoint: https://api.spotify.com/v1/search?q=nerdcast&type=show, following the documentation. The issue is that when I use Postman...
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can you sort multiple playlist based on genre

PlanPremiumCountryThe NetherlandsDevicePCOperating SystemWindows 10 My Question or Issueso i want to organize and redo all my playlists and categorize them based on the genre.the best way would to have a map with the name of the genre and in there ev...

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  • Plan Premium Country The Netherlands Device PC Operating System Windows 10   My Question or Issue so i want to organize and redo all my playlists and categorize them based on the genre...
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Refused to set unsafe header "user-agent"

I have been using the iFrame API for almost 4 months and everything was normal until yesterday when this error log appeared. I believe this issue was due to the new policies on deprecating permissions in cross-origin Iframes. Hope it will be fixed so...

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  • I have been using the iFrame API for almost 4 months and everything was normal until yesterday when this error log appeared. I believe this issue was due to the new policies on deprecating permission...
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Spotify Connect link TO companion app

When I want to play Spotify on my Sonos speakers from my Spotify iOS app, in the device picker, my Sonos speakers have an "options" menu, i.e. the 3 dots that open a menu. This menu provides a UI with a button to "Group Rooms", and clicking on this b...

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  • When I want to play Spotify on my Sonos speakers from my Spotify iOS app, in the device picker, my Sonos speakers have an "options" menu, i.e. the 3 dots that open a menu. This menu provides a UI wit...
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API to Get Future Release Dates of Podcasts

PlanPremiumCountryFinland My Question or Issue Is it possible to get the future release dates for podcast episodes?I would like to create a solution that would show when the next episode for a selected podcast will be released. At the moment I can on...

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  • Plan Premium Country Finland   My Question or Issue  Is it possible to get the future release dates for podcast episodes? I would like to create a solution that would show when the n...
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