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iOS Local Files: Easier import with the Files app

It is now easier to import Local Files into the Spotify iOS app through the Files app on your iOS device. A computer and WiFi network are not required to use this new import method. This means that you can now import Local Files into the Spotify iOS ...

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  • zoabknew
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New personalized radio stations?

I noticed yesterday for the first time the appearance of "Tim's Radio," "Inspired By Your Listening." Six new stations were added to the Radio feature based on my genre listening habits. I've searched around for any mention of this feature and can't ...

  • Newbie
  • I noticed yesterday for the first time the appearance of "Tim's Radio," "Inspired By Your Listening."  Six new stations were added to the Radio feature based on my genre listening habits.  ...
  • progmetalzone
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How to play local itune files on spotify mobile device

I am a premium user. For the past several years I have used mostly spotify on my desktop. I have several playlists where I combine spotify tracks along with local files from my iTunes library. This works great for my desktop, however I'm trying to fi...

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  • I am a premium user. For the past several years I have used mostly spotify on my desktop. I have several playlists where I combine spotify tracks along with local files from my iTunes library. This w...
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Airplay device IP address changed

Hi, Recently the IP address of my Airplay device has changed but spotify seems to remember the old IP address. The Yamaha app can control the device (RX-A820) on the new IP address just fine. It seems spotify keeps the old IP address in cache. Is the...

  • Newbie
  • Hi,   Recently the IP address of my Airplay device has changed but spotify seems to remember the old IP address. The Yamaha app can control the device (RX-A820) on the new IP address just fine...
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Filter on playlist

Hello,1- In playlist page, I entered a word in filter field then spotify filtered songs that is okay till now.2- I closed spotify3- When i open spotify again playlist was still filtered but filter area was empty.4- I rewrite something in filter area ...

  • Newbie
  • Hello, 1- In playlist page, I entered a word in filter field then spotify filtered songs that is okay till now. 2- I closed spotify 3- When i open spotify again playlist was still filtered but fil...
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Green "shuffle" button on the top of playlist disappeared

Since yesterday the above mentioned button disappeared on my iPhone. In my wife's device it is still there. Any idea?

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  • Since yesterday the above mentioned button disappeared on my iPhone. In my wife's device it is still there. Any idea?
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Spotify changes track during song when playing trough usb cable

When I connect my iPad running latest iOS or iPhone to my receiver trough USBspotify skips to an other song during the song I'm playing, this happens randomly sometimes after 50 seconds sometimes of 3:xxThis happens only when connected using usb. Whe...

  • Newbie
  • When I connect my iPad running latest iOS or iPhone to my receiver trough USB spotify skips to an other song during the song I'm playing, this happens randomly sometimes after 50 seconds sometimes o...
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Can't search, only filter

When I go to search Spotify's catalogue, I only get a filter option. So, I can only search the songs I've already saved and nothing new. Is there a setting to change the search bar back into, well, an actual search bar?

  • Casual Listener
  • When I go to search Spotify's catalogue, I only get a filter option. So, I can only search the songs I've already saved and nothing new. Is there a setting to change the search bar back into, well, a...
  • Dascott
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Songs in offline mode unsync without reason

Some songs in playlists wich have been selected as offline, are suddenly "unsynced" not being available in offline mode, therefore I have to "download" them again. Is quite annoying, specially when you are somewhere without WIFI (travel, journey, etc...

  • Newbie
  • Some songs in playlists wich have been selected as offline, are suddenly "unsynced" not being available in offline mode, therefore I have to "download" them again. Is quite annoying, specially when y...
  • systemupgrade
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can't play individual song

New to Spotify free. Trying to play individual songs on iPhone 5s. Use search to find song. I find the song but it shows the album and an option to "follow" and "shuffle". I can't seem to play the specific song. Can someone help me? I also have Spoti...

  • Casual Listener
  • New to Spotify free. Trying to play individual songs on iPhone 5s. Use search to find song. I find the song but it shows the album and an option to "follow" and "shuffle". I can't seem to play the sp...
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Spotify no longer syncs new songs I've requested to download

For some reason Spotify no longer downloads songs I wish to listen to offline on my iPhone 6. (IOS software up to date). Originally I though this was due to an issue with my old iPhone 6, however I'm now using a brand new one and I'm still having the...

  • Casual Listener
  • For some reason Spotify no longer downloads songs I wish to listen to offline on my iPhone 6. (IOS software up to date). Originally I though this was due to an issue with my old iPhone 6, however I'm...
  • MaryS
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Spotify family plan

I have Spotify premium and want to upgrade to the family plan but everytime I try to it saysUnfortunately, there is no support at the moment to make this type of change to your subscription. Contact our customer service team who can help you further....

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  • I have Spotify premium and want to upgrade to the family plan but everytime I try to it says Unfortunately, there is no support at the moment to make this type of change to your subscription. Cont...
  • kbrooksc
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Spotify on new phone

I received a new work phone and I downloaded Spotify. I have a premium account. When I attempt to log into my new phone I receive and error that I have already "created an account with this email address". How can I switch the account from my old pho...

  • Casual Listener
  • I received a new work phone and I downloaded Spotify. I have a premium account. When I attempt to log into my new phone I receive and error that I have already "created an account with this email add...
  • Murphy2
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Solved!! Not syncing

I'm having problems syncing songs for available offline on my iPhone 6. It won't sync new songs I put into my playlists. Trouble started a couple of weeks ago. Have tried the solutions from troubleshooting page in help section. Anyone else having the...

  • Casual Listener
  • I'm having problems syncing songs for available offline on my iPhone 6. It won't sync new songs I put into my playlists. Trouble started a couple of weeks ago. Have tried the solutions from troublesh...
  • northsoul
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Solved!! iPhone 5s Spotify freeze

My Spotify app is in a constant freeze mode, trying to fetch an update or something. I've tried to delete the app and download again, still the same happens. Please advise!!

  • Casual Listener
  • My Spotify app is in a constant freeze mode, trying to fetch an update or something. I've tried to delete the app and download again, still the same happens. Please advise!!
  • Petraaa
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Missing Chromecast icon on Android app

I have searched ages on here and on the Chromecast forums. There seems to be lots with the same problem but I've given up trying to find any solutions!I have a Chromecast 2 on the same network as my phone and pc, the latest Chromecast firmware, the n...

  • Casual Listener
  • I have searched ages on here and on the Chromecast forums. There seems to be lots with the same problem but I've given up trying to find any solutions! I have a Chromecast 2 on the same network as...
  • Garawa
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A song won't start from the beginning.

I have a lowkey obsession with Twenty One Pilots and I have them on repeat all the time. But one of their songs won't start from the beginning on my iPhone. It works perfectly fine on the Play web Browser on my ChromeBook, but it won't on my phone. I...

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  • I have a lowkey obsession with Twenty One Pilots and I have them on repeat all the time. But one of their songs won't start from the beginning on my iPhone. It works perfectly fine on the Play web Br...
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"available offline" tracks not downloading

I am using my spotify premium account on my iphone 6s. For some reason my phone stopped downloading the songs that I want to be available offline. It is definitely not an issue of having enough room on my phone... I can't figure it out. Help?

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  • I am using my spotify premium account on my iphone 6s.  For some reason my phone stopped downloading the songs that I want to be available offline. It is definitely not an issue of having enoug...
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App Stops Playing Music When I Exit, Never Did That Before

I recently downloaded the Spotify app. It usually kept playing the music, while I did other things on my iPad. Today, I tried it, and as soon as I went out of the app, the music stopped. How can I fix this? I haven't touched anything in settings. Tha...

  • Newbie
  • I recently downloaded the Spotify app. It usually kept playing the music, while I did other things on my iPad. Today, I tried it, and as soon as I went out of the app, the music stopped. How can I fi...
  • Bittencourt
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moving abroad

Hi, I spend six months in Holland and now just got back from the UK. Spotify however, thinks that I'm on holidaya and wont let me log in. saying, "Cant use Spotify for over 14 days abroad "

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  • Hi,   I spend six months in Holland and now just got back from the UK. Spotify however, thinks that I'm on holidaya and wont let me log in. saying, "Cant use Spotify for over 14 days abroad "
  • Bittencourt
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local files not syncing

Sorry if this has been asked a million times before but...I recently put some new music that I purchased on my computer. It shows up in my local files on my desktop app, and I have sharing turned on etc. I created new playlist of this new music and a...

  • Newbie
  • Sorry if this has been asked a million times before but... I recently put some new music that I purchased on my computer.  It shows up in my local files on my desktop app, and I have sharing tu...
  • johnsta13
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