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Recent Linux client update changes

Hey! There has been an update to the Spotify Linux client signatures.Users may see errors linked to missing keys and failed signature verifications for Spotify when updating the system. If this happens to you, this can be fixed by manually adding the...

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Solved!! [Troubleshooting] Linux Spotify

Having trouble with Spotify on your Desktop app? Here’s what to try first. Search the Community Someone might have asked your question on the Community before.So type your issue into the search box and have a look. Basic troubleshooting Go through th...

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Solved!! Arch Linux wrong playback device

PlanFreeCountryGermanyDeviceComputerRyzen 7 Operating SystemGaruda Arch Linuxkernel: 5.17.4-zen1-1-zen My Question or IssueEverything on my PC uses the configured device in my settings as its playback device (my headphones).Except for Spotify. Spotif...

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  • Plan Free Country Germany Device Computer Ryzen 7   Operating System Garuda Arch Linux kernel: 5.17.4-zen1-1-zen   My Question or Issue Everything on my PC uses the c...
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App GUI to small on retina displays

StudentPremium Macbook Pro retina 2012 15"Linux Mint 20.3 The Spotify app's GUI is not scaled correctly on retina displays. Because of the huge display resolution on retina 15", the Spotify app's GUI is way too small making it a pain to read text and...

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  • Student Premium   Macbook Pro retina 2012 15" Linux Mint 20.3   The Spotify app's GUI is not scaled correctly on retina displays. Because of the huge display resolution on retina 1...
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Spotify icon not visible in the task bar on linux xfce desktop

PlanFreeCountryUSADeviceDell Inspiron LaptopOperating SystemPop-OS XFCE My Question or IssueThe app does not show an icon in the taskbar but instead shows a generic window icon. If the app is left open for long, the icon eventually shows up but then ...

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  • Plan Free Country USA Device Dell Inspiron Laptop Operating System Pop-OS XFCE   My Question or Issue The app does not show an icon in the taskbar but instead shows a generic window ic...
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    Icon
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    Linux Desktop
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Songs not playing after skipping

PlanPremiumCountryPolandDevicePCOperating SystemArch Linux 5.15.11-arch2-1Client versionaur/spotify 1:1.1.72.439-3 My Question or IssueAfter skipping to the next track, playback stops completely, and the blue "Can't play the current song" error shows...

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  • Plan Premium Country Poland Device PC Operating System Arch Linux 5.15.11-arch2-1 Client version aur/spotify 1:1.1.72.439-3   My Question or Issue After skipping to the next track, p...
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Green marking of current song missing when using Spotify Connect speakers

Hi,I am running the linux client (1:1.1.72.439.gc253025e) from the repo on Debian 11 (gnome on X). When I play songs over Spotify Connect it stops marking wich song is playing in green in the current playlist. If I stop streaming and listen locally i...

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  • Hi, I am running the linux client (1:1.1.72.439.gc253025e) from the repo on Debian 11 (gnome on X).   When I play songs over Spotify Connect it stops marking wich song is playing in green i...
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Forward and back keyboard shortcuts no longer working

Hello,It's probably a duplicate of Forward and back keyboard shortcut feature no longer working on Mac, but I cannot longer use Ctrl + Left Arrow and Ctrl + Right Arrow to change tracks on Linux. The regression seems to have appeared on version 1.1.6...

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  • Hello, It's probably a duplicate of Forward and back keyboard shortcut feature no longer working on Mac, but I cannot longer use Ctrl + Left Arrow and Ctrl + Right Arrow to change tracks on Linux....
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Close button should minimize the Spotify window - Spotify won't minimize using Close button

PlanPremium FamilyCountryUnited Arab Emirates DeviceDesktopOperating SystemLinux Mint 19.3 Cinnamon My Question or IssueThere is an option in Advanced Settings for "Close button should minimize the Spotify window". This morning I discovered this and ...

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  • Plan Premium Family Country United Arab Emirates   Device Desktop Operating System Linux Mint 19.3 Cinnamon   My Question or Issue There is an option in Advanced Settings for "C...
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    minimize
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Cannot play any file (everything is greyed out)

CountryGermany Your device and operating system:Dell Precision 5750 / Arch Linux / SwaywmType of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium):PremiumThe app version of Spotify you’re using:Spotify version 1.1.55.498.gf9a83c60Spotify version 1.1.56.595.g2...

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  • Country Germany   Your device and operating system: Dell Precision 5750 / Arch Linux / Swaywm Type of Spotify account you have (Free/ Premium): Premium The app version of Spotify y...
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App doesn't go into fullscreen correctly if it is maximized

PlanPremiumCountrySpainDeviceDesktop (Linux)Operating SystemArch Linux (kernel 5.11.16-arch1-1) with X and KDE Plasma version 5.21.4 (using KWin for window management)My Question or IssueIf the Spotify window is maximized on a display that isn't the ...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Spain Device Desktop (Linux) Operating System Arch Linux (kernel 5.11.16-arch1-1) with X and KDE Plasma version 5.21.4 (using KWin for window management) My Q...
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Partial connectivity with Spotify on Linux

I use the Spotify client on Linux, version 1.1.55.498.gf9a83c60 on Ubuntu 18.04. The client hasn't worked for a few weeks now. The offline message "No internet connection detected. Spotify will automatically try to reconnect when it detects an intern...

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  • I use the Spotify client on Linux, version 1.1.55.498.gf9a83c60 on Ubuntu 18.04.   The client hasn't worked for a few weeks now. The offline message "No internet connection detected. S...
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Spotify crashes when I try to add a source to show local files

PlanPremium FamilyCountryIndiaDeviceHP Omen LaptopOperating SystemPop!_OS 20.04Spotify Clientboth snap package and apt package for UbuntuMy Question or IssueSpotify application instantly crashes when I click on "ADD A SOURCE" button to show local son...

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  • Plan Premium Family Country India Device HP Omen Laptop Operating System Pop!_OS 20.04 Spotify Client both snap package and apt package for Ubuntu My Question or Issue Spotify application ...
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[request] arm64 Build for Snap Package

PlanPremium FamilyCountryNL DevicePinePhone, Librem5, RaspberryPi, numerous othersOperating SystemLinux My Question or Issue Please release a snap package for arm64 because otherwise many users are unable to use Spotify for on their devices. It would...

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  • Plan Premium Family Country NL   Device PinePhone, Librem5, RaspberryPi, numerous others Operating System Linux   My Question or Issue   Please release a snap package for a...
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Spotify crashes when adding a folder to local files

PlanPremiumCountryItalyDevicesamsung r540Operating Systemubuntu 20.04 lts My Question or IssueSpotify crashes when adding folder to local files. I installed the stable version and I also tried the version from ubuntu store but same problem. A few mon...

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  • Plan Premium Country Italy Device samsung r540 Operating System ubuntu 20.04 lts   My Question or Issue Spotify crashes when adding folder to local files. I installed the stable versio...
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    LocalFiles
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segfault on playlist cover update

Operating SystemUbuntu 20.04 / Pop!-Os 19.10 My Question or IssueIf I try to change the picture one of my playlists but spotify-client crushes with segfault. (Spotify version 1.1.42.622.gbd112320) With some older client version (Spotify version 1.0.9...

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  • Operating System Ubuntu 20.04 / Pop!-Os 19.10   My Question or Issue If I try to change the picture one of my playlists but spotify-client crushes with segfault. (Spotify version 1.1.42.622....
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The app seems to crash when changing where songs will be stored.

When I am trying to change the default storage location of where cached/downloaded songs will be saved to, the app simply crashes. It seems to be correlated with the other presented issue of people trying to add local songs to the app. This is happen...

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  • When I am trying to change the default storage location of where cached/downloaded songs will be saved to, the app simply crashes. It seems to be correlated with the other presented issue of people t...
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Solved!! Can't Change Offline Storage Location

The Spotify client crashes as soon as I click to change the Offline Songs Storage location setting on my laptop. I use the debian package. OS: Pop!_OS 20.10

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  • The Spotify client crashes as soon as I click to change the Offline Songs Storage location setting on my laptop. I use the debian package.   OS: Pop!_OS 20.10
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Solved!! Why Spotify version on Linux is always behind the macOS and Windows version?

PlanPremiumCountryBrazilOperating SystemUbuntu 18.04 My Question or IssueWhy Spotify version on Linux is always behind the macOS and Windows version? Currently, Spotify for Linux is running on 1.1.42 and the macOS and Windows version is 1.1.45, why?

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  •   Plan Premium Country Brazil Operating System Ubuntu 18.04   My Question or Issue Why Spotify version on Linux is always behind the macOS and Windows version?   C...
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Solved!! Spotify not connected to DBus or MPRIS

DeviceROG Zephyrus G14Operating SystemManjaro Linux 5.8 with G14 patchSpotify Version1.1.42.622.gbd112320, AUR packageIssueSpotify does not send notifications or respond to media keys. I have checked notify-send, and it functions perfectly. When run ...

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  • Device ROG Zephyrus G14 Operating System Manjaro Linux 5.8 with G14 patch Spotify Version 1.1.42.622.gbd112320, AUR package Issue Spotify does not send notifications or respond to media keys....
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Manjaro Gnome 20.1 closes when I try to open file manager to select local file folder

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceLenovo Thinkpad L390 Yoga/Custom built PC with the following partsOperating SystemManjaro GNOME 20.1 My Question or IssueI'm trying to open the file explorer so I can access my music that's on my computer so I can...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device Lenovo Thinkpad L390 Yoga/Custom built PC with the following parts Operating System Manjaro GNOME 20.1   My Question or Issue I'm trying to op...
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Spotify desktop app wont launch

PlanPremium StudentCountryGreece/USDevicehp elitebook 8460pOperating SystemUbuntu Debian 18.04.5 LTS (Bionic Beaver) My Question or IssueI can't launch the spotify app. Ubuntu 18.04Spotify 1.1.42.622.gbd112320-37When I try open the app through termin...

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  • Plan Premium Student Country Greece/US Device hp elitebook 8460p Operating System Ubuntu Debian 18.04.5 LTS (Bionic Beaver)   My Question or Issue I can't launch the spotify app.&...
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