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Jam now available on Desktop

Spotify is bringing Jam to the desktop app! 拾 ️ Now you can start or join a listening party with your friends, family, colleagues, and classmates, with the Spotify desktop app in addition to the mobile app. Although you can listen on your own, Jam in...

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New "Now Playing View" sidebar

Spotify is introducing a new "Now Playing View" sidebar in the desktop app and Web Player to go along with the recently released "Your Library" sidebar. The Now Playing View in the right sidebar shows the album art and info of the current song or pod...

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  • MattSuda
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New Your Library sidebar

Spotify is introducing a new Your Library sidebar in the desktop app and Web Player. The new Your Library sidebar is rolling out to all desktop users now, so you will be seeing it soon if you haven't already. The new Your Library sidebar improves nav...

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  • MattSuda
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Solved!! Spotify free: Music stops on MAC

Edited: Thank you very much everyone for helping! Finally I managed to correct the error and the steps are those that DerpyNerd offered and highlighted as a solution. Hi! I have a MacBook Pro, and for a week now I have a problem with the desktop app....

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  • bfteach
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[Mac] Troubleshooting 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. Tip: Don't forget to check our Spo...

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Superuser Contribution Mac CPU 100% After Latest Update

MacBook Pro 16" 2019 - Dual external monitorsmacOS 12.0.1Spotify Premium for macOS (Intel)1.1.72.439.gc253025e Updated to the latest version yesterday and CPU now running @ 100% Have already tried a clean install using these instructions.Hardware acc...

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  • MacBook Pro 16" 2019 - Dual external monitors macOS 12.0.1 Spotify Premium for macOS (Intel) 1.1.72.439.gc253025e   Updated to the latest version yesterday and CPU now running @ 100% &n...
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Superuser Contribution High Spotify CPU Usage (Mac)

Hello,I am still facing troubles with 100% CPU Usage of the Mac Desktop app.The last issue from 07/2020 was marked by Spotify as "now fixed for everyone".I made a complete reinstall with the newest update (also cleared cache and all other spotify rel...

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  • Hello, I am still facing troubles with 100% CPU Usage of the Mac Desktop app. The last issue from 07/2020 was marked by Spotify as "now fixed for everyone". I made a complete reinstall with the n...
  • CarlosE
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Superuser Contribution CPU Usage

Using Macbook Pro 2019 which is recently bought and every time I'm using Spotify, it is hot and fan is screaming at me. I've checked activity monitor and CPU usage is always at 100%. I've reinstalled Spotify and still the same issue.

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  • Using Macbook Pro 2019 which is recently bought and every time I'm using Spotify, it is hot and fan is screaming at me. I've checked activity monitor and CPU usage is always at 100%. I've r...
  • elkmann90
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Superuser Contribution MacOS App High %100+ CPU Use After Lastest Version

Spotify macOS app 1.1.36.734.g8731c306 latest version, after i update spotify this version app use high cpu and heat up the machine. I am already clear re-install or downgrade some setting but it doesn't any change. I try all of solutions but doesn't...

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  • Spotify macOS app 1.1.36.734.g8731c306 latest version, after i update spotify this version app use high cpu and heat up the machine. I am already clear re-install or downgrade some setting but i...
  • Mario
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Superuser Contribution MAC Client is effectively unusable (100%+ CPU, won't quit without Force Quit)

MACBook Pro, 2018. i9 2.9GHz, 32GB RAM, Radeon Pro 560X 4 GBPremium Plan, USA. On a wired gigabit network connection.macOS 10.14.4 (18E226). Cache Deleted/Freshly uninstalled and reinstalled Spotify downloaded from Spotify.com When I launch Spotify, ...

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  • ...ninstalled and reinstalled Spotify downloaded from Spotify.com   When I launch Spotify, my fans spool up to annoying levels and when I check the hardware monitor, Spotify is using 100.7% of a CPU core....
  • mrundle
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    Mac
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