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Lyrics not showing

Plan Premium Country Canada Device iPhone XR Operating System iOS 15.0.2 Spotify 8.6.80.1180 My Question or Issue Apparently everyone in the world got the lyrics with the update. Expect me. How do I fix this ? Or rather how will YOU fix this ?! Empti...

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  • frankiaro
  • Newbie
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Downloading music on Apple Watch

Hey folks!Here's a few tips & tricks to share about downloading music from Spotify on your Apple Watch! - If you're looking to get started, check this out! Not seeing the 'Download to Apple Watch'-button yet? Make sure your Spotify app is up-to-date ...

  • Community Legend
  • Ver
  • Spotify Legend
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Solved!! I have a different interface compared to my friends

Plan Premium Country Hong Kong Device iPhone XS Operating System iOS 13.1.3 My Question or Issue I have just start using Spotify and I realise my interface in artists is different from those of my friends. My friends have the number of liked songs un...

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  • n0hero
  • Casual Listener
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Problem with album cover

I have a problem in the spotify iOS app, when I play a song on the "album" section, there is no pictur for the song in the app and on the lockscreen! I'm in the Premium 7-days test period. What's the matter?

  • Visitor
  • I have a problem in the spotify iOS app, when I play a song on the "album" section, there is no pictur for the song in the app and on the lockscreen! I'm in the Premium 7-days test period. What's the...
  • user-removed
  • Not applicable
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IPad landscape orientation

In the last iOS ver 3.50, the Radio section is hidden out of view in landscape mode and you need to scroll up to see the stations when u turn it portrait it shows normally iOS 7.1.2. Has anybody seen this? Thx

  • Newbie
  • In the last iOS ver 3.50, the Radio section is hidden out of view in landscape mode and you need to scroll up to see the stations when u turn it portrait it shows normally iOS 7.1.2. Has anybody seen...
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Shuffle ipad

I have free account but i use spotify on a ipad mini. Why is actived shuffle?

  • Newbie
  • I have free account but i use spotify on a ipad mini. Why is actived shuffle?
  • OviiiOne
  • Community Legend
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asked for age...

When I went onto Spotify on my iPhone, a grey box came up asking why I upgraded to premium when I didn't. So I clicked "I wasn't aware...." or something like that, then it asked me for my age! Did this happen to anyone else or just me? I hope is isn'...

  • Newbie
  • When I went onto Spotify on my iPhone, a grey box came up asking why I upgraded to premium when I didn't. So I clicked "I wasn't aware...." or something like that, then it asked me for my age! Did th...
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  • age
    Hacking
    maybe
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Clean versions of songs

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  • nunnnun
  • Community Legend
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  • clean content
    clean reinstall
    filter all explicit content
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Can't log in

Please someone help, Okay I just started the spotify upgrade thing for the first three months are 99 cents and now I can't log into my iphone or computer and I have changed my password like three times and everytime I try to log in it just says your ...

  • Newbie
  • Please someone help, Okay I just started the spotify upgrade thing for the first three months are 99 cents and now I can't log into my iphone or computer and I have changed my password like three tim...
  • MattSuda
  • Spotify Star
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Local songs playing on computer, but not iPhone

So I have downloaded some songs online from a video to mp3 converter of remixes and other lesser known songs and put them in my spotify playlists. These songs play fine from my computer, but on my iPhone the phones appear in a darker text and gives m...

  • Newbie
  • So I have downloaded some songs online from a video to mp3 converter of remixes and other lesser known songs and put them in my spotify playlists. These songs play fine from my computer, but on my iP...
  • HalcyonDaze
  • Newbie
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Track Skipping Issue/Queue Issue

I recently upgraded my iPhone 6 to iOS 8.4. Seemingly at random my Spotify will decide to not follow an album or an artists track listing. For example. Say I'm listening to Pink Floyd's The Wall and I'm just viewing the album. I am listening to the s...

  • Newbie
  • I recently upgraded my iPhone 6 to iOS 8.4. Seemingly at random my Spotify will decide to not follow an album or an artists track listing. For example. Say I'm listening to Pink Floyd's The Wall and ...
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The "Local Files" Playlist

I have downloaded some songs on my computer then they came in my "Local Files" Playlist on Spotify on my computer, but theese songs i can't find on my Iphones "Local Files" Playlist. They would not show up

  • Newbie
  • I have downloaded some songs on my computer then they came in my "Local Files" Playlist on Spotify on my computer, but theese songs i can't find on my Iphones "Local Files" Playlist.   They wo...
  • 0pTicaL
  • Gig Goer
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Bring back the divider

I've noticed that the divider (name a playlist "-") is not longer possible.Why? It helps a lot to create some kind of overview / hierarchy when you have a lot of playlists.I honestly don't understand why you remove functionality from the desktop app ...

  • Regular
  • I've noticed that the divider (name a playlist "-") is not longer possible. Why? It helps a lot to create some kind of overview / hierarchy when you have a lot of playlists. I honestly don't&n...
  • sanscolour
  • Regular
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  • desktop app
    divider
    Divider playlist
    Playlist
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force spotify to stream synced songs

So its nice to have my spotify songs synced for offline use, however i dont want to take up the space it requires to sync at the highest 320kbps bit rate. I also dont want to stream at that rate when im using data though. Is there a way to force spot...

  • Newbie
  • So its nice to have my spotify songs synced for offline use, however i dont want to take up the space it requires to sync at the highest 320kbps bit rate. I also dont want to stream at that rate when...
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Can't get iPhone to show up as a device

I used to be able to sync my iPhone with Spotify through desktop version on my macbook air... now, nothing that has to do with "devices" even shows up on the left hand side. My phone is connected to the same wifi as my computer, and I have the app op...

  • Casual Listener
  • I used to be able to sync my iPhone with Spotify through desktop version on my macbook air... now, nothing that has to do with "devices" even shows up on the left hand side. My phone is connected to ...
  • dolphin66
  • Casual Listener
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Can't tell which albums are offline anymore - missing green icon

Version 3.4.0.684, iPhone 5S. Problem with Updated version! I have a number of albums marked for offline mode. Old spotify used to have a little green mark next to the albums identified as available offline (when viewing under the Albums tab). That i...

  • Casual Listener
  • Version 3.4.0.684, iPhone 5S. Problem with Updated version! I have a number of albums marked for offline mode. Old spotify used to have a little green mark next to the albums identified as available ...
  • Djtcf1
  • Newbie
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Facebook and Spotify Account Link

I am trying to link my Spotify and Facebook accounts together on my iPad mini, but when I try to connect them from either the Spotify app, or being signed in to both accounts on the safari web browser via multiple tabs, they just go back and forth wi...

  • Casual Listener
  • I am trying to link my Spotify and Facebook accounts together on my iPad mini, but when I try to connect them from either the Spotify app, or being signed in to both accounts on the safari web browse...
  • Evannello
  • Casual Listener
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  • Account
    Facebook
    link
    Spotify
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Play local files from Spotify Desktop and play it on mobile (without Connect)

l just accidentally did it right now. Im using premium so i have Connect. I have local files on Spotify Desktop then i played it on my iphone. But i closed the spotify desktop but it still plays on my Iphone. How is that possible? And how can i do it...

  • Casual Listener
  • l just accidentally did it right now. Im using premium so i have Connect. I have local files on Spotify Desktop then i played it on my iphone. But i closed the spotify desktop but it still plays on m...
  • DasPeter
  • Community Legend
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30 minutes free error

I just switched radio stations and the first thing that popped up was a 30 minutes free ad. The station played ONE song then went immediately to commercials. I'm thinking this is a bug.

  • Regular
  • I just switched radio stations and the first thing that popped up was a 30 minutes free ad. The station played ONE song then went immediately to commercials. I'm thinking this is a bug.
  • krill_dagger
  • Regular
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  • bug
    commercials
    iOS
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iPhone 6: New Spotify app hides play time

Hello, I have a problem with the new Spotify app (3.4.0.684) and my iPhone 6 (iOS 8.4): the app hides the play time while screen is on and song is playing. (You know the time on the far left and the far right of the play progress bar that tells you h...

  • Regular
  • Hello,   I have a problem with the new Spotify app (3.4.0.684) and my iPhone 6 (iOS 8.4): the app hides the play time while screen is on and song is playing. (You know the time on the far left...
  • MattSuda
  • Spotify Star
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Release Notes - Spotify for iOS 3.4.0

What's new in this version (3.4.0) Spotify Running gives you a non-stop mix of music you love - all perfectly in time with your run.

  • Spotify
  • Spotify
  • What's new in this version (3.4.0)   Spotify Running gives you a non-stop mix of music you love - all perfectly in time with your run.
  • MattSuda
  • Spotify Star
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Solved!! Available offline but not the same on all devices

Hi guys, I need to be able to have different playlists available offline on my ipad-macbook-iphone due to different sizes of storage on each device. I do NOT want ALL (same) playlists available on all devices. Is that possible? If not make it possibl...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi guys,   I need to be able to have different playlists available offline on my ipad-macbook-iphone due to different sizes of storage on each device.   I do NOT want ALL (same) playlis...
  • MattSuda
  • Spotify Star
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