IOS7, iPhone 4, sharing to Spotify users show empty user list

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IOS7, iPhone 4, sharing to Spotify users show empty user list

lyager
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On my iPhone, when I want to share a trick with other Spotify users, the user list is always empty. I have plenty of connections on my OSX client, and it has worked before on my iPhone.

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Peter__
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Are you connected to Facebook?

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Re: IOS7, iPhone 4, sharing to Spotify users show empty user list

lyager
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No, I don't use Facebook.

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Peter__
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That will unfortunately be the issue, its not currently possible to share with non-Facebook users in the mobile applications even if you follow them in the desktop client.

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Re: IOS7, iPhone 4, sharing to Spotify users show empty user list

lyager
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Hi Peter, thanks for the reply.

 

Not really sure what to do now, has this bug already been filed in some kind of a bugtracker system here at Spotify?

 

I'm calling it a bug since it has definitely worked before on IOS, and I'm guessing if it wasn't supposed to work it would be easy to remove the button if I don't use Facebook in the UI.

 

 

Re: IOS7, iPhone 4, sharing to Spotify users show empty user list

Peter__
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At the time I did raise this as a bug but as far as I am aware the feature was removed on purpose and therefore is not a bug as such. I have however escalated (and continue to annoy the Spotify team) about this issue since it is something we get a lot of reports about!

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Re: IOS7, iPhone 4, sharing to Spotify users show empty user list

lyager
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Hi Peter, thanks for escalating the issue.

 

I must disagree though, I consider this a bug, as I am 100% sure it worked in the past, as I have definitely shared with Spotify contacts, and never used Facebook (I don't even have an account).

 

I'm attaching a screenshot for you, just to ensure we are talking about the same thing.

 

First screenshot, is the share screen, I click 'Spotify People'.

 

Second screenshot is what is show after I click 'Spotify People', and empty list.

 

Third screenshot shows that even though typing in 'M', which I have several Spotify contacts beginning with, nothing shows up.

 

Br.

Jesper

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Re: IOS7, iPhone 4, sharing to Spotify users show empty user list

Peter__
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It is definitely the same issue, its currently the same on android.

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