Announcements

Having trouble seeing your Wrapped stories? To fix this, update the Spotify app to the latest version.

Find more info on our community FAQ.

Topics with Label: Linux Desktop

Labels

Forum Posts

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...

  • Spotify Star
  • Spotify Star
  • techiegeekgirl
  • Casual Listener
  • 39201 Views
  • 19 replies
  • 34 likes
  • 39201 Views
  • 19 replies
  • 34 likes

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...

  • Community Legend
  • sleeksorrow
  • Roadie
  • 209894 Views
  • 151 replies
  • 32 likes
  • Linux
  • 209894 Views
  • 151 replies
  • 32 likes

Title of the song overflow

PlanPremiumCountryTurkeyDeviceXiaomi Redmi Ryzen 4500u Operating SystemUbuntu 20.04.5 LTSMy Question or IssueTitle of the song overflow bug in search

AInttt_0-1669417572069.png
  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country Turkey Device Xiaomi Redmi Ryzen 4500u  Operating System Ubuntu 20.04.5 LTS My Question or Issue Title of the song overflow bug in search  
  • 135 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Linux Desktop
  • 135 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

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 ...

  • Casual Listener
  • 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...
  • Constantinvx
  • Visitor
  • 1477 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 5 likes
  • Desktop
    Icon
    Linux
    Linux Desktop
  • 1477 Views
  • 3 replies
  • 5 likes

Solution to Spotify on system tray on Linux

Theres a provisional solution to the systray issue with the desktop app. Kdocker and Alltray are the two apps that can make this possibleSpotify on systrayFor further details, check this guide: https://www.addictivetips.com/ubuntu-linux-tips/spotify-...

Screenshot from 2021-12-08 23-58-47.png
  • Casual Listener
  • Theres a provisional solution to the systray issue with the desktop app. Kdocker and Alltray are the two apps that can make this possible Spotify on systray For further details, check this guid...
  • 1460 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • debian
    gnome
    Linux Desktop
    tray
  • 1460 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

Massive memory leak on linux client

PlanPremiumCountryUnited States of AmericaDeviceLinux DesktopSpotify Version: 1.1.72.439-1Operating SystemLinux 5.14.7-arch1-1 x86_64 GNU/Linux My Question or IssueI was previously running a version of spotify prior to the UI refresh trying to avoid ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country United States of America Device Linux Desktop Spotify Version: 1.1.72.439-1 Operating System Linux 5.14.7-arch1-1 x86_64 GNU/Linux   My Question or Issue I was pr...
  • 360 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes
  • bug
    Linux Desktop
    memory leak
  • 360 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes

Solved!! Why does the Spotify Client use a worse bitrate than the web player?

PlanPremiumCountryCzech RepublicDevicePCOperating SystemDebian Sid/Experimental, amd64, PulseAudio, 192kHz/24b My Question or Issue Good day,since the Spotify client for Linux (hereafter SCL) is buggy since the last update, I now listen to Spotify vi...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Czech Republic Device PC Operating System Debian Sid/Experimental, amd64, PulseAudio, 192kHz/24b   My Question or Issue   Good day, since the Spotify c...
  • Sebasty
  • Spotify Star
  • 1207 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 3 likes
  • Linux Desktop
    Sound Quality
  • 1207 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 3 likes

Solved!! Will the new spotify experience roll out to Linux desktop client?

Hi! Will the new Spotify experience be rolled out to snapcraft and to the Ubuntu/Debian repo sometime in the future?Just wondering as it's not mentioned at the bottom of the blog post and hoping that you will continue to prioritize your Linux users h...

  • Music Fan
  • Hi!   Will the new Spotify experience be rolled out to snapcraft and to the Ubuntu/Debian repo sometime in the future? Just wondering as it's not mentioned at the bottom of the blog post an...
  • fatpigsarefat
  • Regular
  • 1243 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 1 likes
  • Linux Desktop
    snap
  • 1243 Views
  • 4 replies
  • 1 likes

SONOS devices disappeard from Spotify Connect, Linux Desktop

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceLinux Desktop 1.1.42.622.gbd112320 (iPhone 6s, Sonos)Operating SystemLinux 5.4.0-52, Mint 20 (IOS 14.1, Sonos 12.1) My Question or IssueBoth Sonos speaker pairs (Playbase + One, Play:5) disappeared Saturday from Linux D...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device Linux Desktop 1.1.42.622.gbd112320 (iPhone 6s, Sonos) Operating System Linux 5.4.0-52, Mint 20 (IOS 14.1, Sonos 12.1)   My Question or Issue Both So...
  • 465 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Linux Desktop
    SONOS
    Spotify Connect Desktop
  • 465 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

[Solved] Linux app not syncing liked songs

Songs that i liked stopped showing up in the linux app. What worked was to close spotify and then remove the files in: ~/snap/spotify/current/.config/spotify/Users/YOUR_USER_NAME-userI removed all of them, but that may not be necessary. I previously ...

  • Visitor
  • Songs that i liked stopped showing up in the linux app. What worked was to close spotify and then remove the files in:     ~/snap/spotify/current/.config/spotify/Users/YOUR_USER_NAME-...
  • 620 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Linux
    Linux Android Connect
    Linux Desktop
    Linux. Playlists
    solved
  • 620 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 0 likes

[Resolved] App crashes while playing an album with unavailable tracks

PlanFreeCountryIndiaApp VersionLatest (1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b-15)DeviceDell XPS 15Operating SystemUbuntu 18.04.3 LTS My Question or IssueThe issue is that whenever I'm trying to play the album which has no available songs (disabled grids) in it, it cra...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Free Country India App Version Latest (1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b-15) Device Dell XPS 15 Operating System Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS   My Question or Issue The issue is that whenever I'm tryi...
  • 565 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes
  • Crash
    Linux Desktop
    Resolved
  • 565 Views
  • 0 replies
  • 1 likes

Solved!! App is not opening

PlanPremiumDeviceDesktopOperating SystemManjaro Linux My desktop app just does not open. It starts, appears in the panel and just closes.When using the terminal to open it, this message appears: >Gtk-Message: 11:00:25.308: Failed to load module "canb...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Device Desktop Operating System Manjaro Linux   My desktop app just does not open. It starts, appears in the panel and just closes. When using the terminal to open it, this ...
  • JasonLG1979
  • Composer
  • 2614 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes
  • Linux Desktop
  • 2614 Views
  • 1 replies
  • 0 likes