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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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Solved!! Local songs in playlist

In several of my playlists i have songs imported from my computer, synced over wifi. I want to add a local song, which is already synced to my phone, to another playlist. Every time i try to do this it says "could not load tracks". Very annoying. I a...

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  • In several of my playlists i have songs imported from my computer, synced over wifi. I want to add a local song, which is already synced to my phone, to another playlist. Every time i try to do this ...
  • MattSuda
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changing phones with premium

Ok i pay for premium and i got a new phone. When i signed in on my new phone i ran out of skips and got commercials.. even though on my old phone i do not. How do i fix this????

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  • Ok i pay for premium and i got a new phone. When i signed in on my new phone i ran out of skips and got commercials.. even though on my old phone i do not. How do i fix this????
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Playing songs I own

So I have songs I own on my computer that are also clearly available on spotify- from albums that are available. I add those songs to my playlist, and it takes the owned copy of the song, so when I play it on my phone, it says the song is not availab...

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  • So I have songs I own on my computer that are also clearly available on spotify- from albums that are available. I add those songs to my playlist, and it takes the owned copy of the song, so when I p...
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CANT SAVE SONGS NO WHERE NEAR THE 10,000 SONG LIMIT

I use Spotify on my iphone 6 and my laptop that runs windows 7. When I attempt to save songs to an artist, some will save and others will not. This specifically is happening with Black Label Society's Sonic Brew album. I have it selected to be saved,...

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  • I use Spotify on my iphone 6 and my laptop that runs windows 7.  When I attempt to save songs to an artist, some will save and others will not.  This specifically is happening with Black La...
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Iphone 4S: Synched local songs become "unsynched" after 1/2 weeks

Hi there, I have a problem with Spotify using my Iphone 4S.I add some (around 20) local files to my playlist on my computer. Then I synchronize the playlist on my Iphone.First, everything works fine for a couple of days.Then, after 1 or 2 weeks, the ...

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  • Hi there,   I have a problem with Spotify using my Iphone 4S. I add some (around 20) local files to my playlist on my computer. Then I synchronize the playlist on my Iphone. First, everythin...
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local files wont disappear on ipod

hello everyone, so ive got a problem with my ipod syncing local files. not that it doesnt work, rather it does it without me telling it to. so i have a couple songs on itunes, theyre not shown in spotify as local files.all good. now when i sync my ip...

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  • hello everyone, so ive got a problem with my ipod syncing local files. not that it doesnt work, rather it does it without me telling it to. so i have a couple songs on itunes, theyre not shown in spo...
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Solved!! 'Your Music' -> 'My Music' name change

You should change name in the mobile apps. My is much more intuitive than you.

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  • You should change name in the mobile apps. My is much more intuitive than you.
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Using a new device, cannot load offline music

Hello there!I have the problem that I have loaded some offline music at my spotify account and it uses round about 2 GB on my iPhone. So my premium expired and a friend gave me his premium account so that I can use it for some days. But now if would ...

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  • Hello there! I have the problem that I have loaded some offline music at my spotify account and it uses round about 2 GB on my iPhone. So my premium expired and a friend gave me his premium account ...
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"Cant make purchases in your region"

Hi i need some help.... I have a iphone 6 fully updated and what not. And i need to buy premium on my spotify account. I want to use itunes to do so. Anyways when im in the app and i click buy premium it says " sorry. cant make purchases in your regi...

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  • Hi i need some help.... I have a iphone 6 fully updated and what not. And i need to buy premium on my spotify account. I want to use itunes to do so. Anyways when im in the app and i click buy premiu...
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recently played artist not being displayed

Hi everyone, so my "recently played artists" are not being displayed on my spotify profile! I have the settings on "publish activity", yet its not showing up? Im not on fb, could that be a reason for it, but I know people who are not and their music ...

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  • Hi everyone, so my "recently played artists" are not being displayed on my spotify profile! I have the settings on "publish activity", yet its not showing up? Im not on fb, could that be a reason for...
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Trouble syncing on iphone

Not only does it keep pausing, but I tried to switch to extreme quality in the middle of it syncing and I said yes to start the process over and now I think it's doubling up on the space taken for the synced songs. Like I had to delete a ton of stuff...

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  • Not only does it keep pausing, but I tried to switch to extreme quality in the middle of it syncing and I said yes to start the process over and now I think it's doubling up on the space taken for th...
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Cant download spotify help

Spotify,I have an iPhone 5 and we recently started experiencing issues with the browser functionality when using Spotify. I read a few forums and they advised deleting the app and then downloading it again. After completing that process I went back t...

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  • Spotify, I have an iPhone 5 and we recently started experiencing issues with the browser functionality when using Spotify. I read a few forums and they advised deleting the app and then do...
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Local Files have disappeared

Local files have disappeared from both my Ios app and the desktop version. I am completely stumped as to why this happened. I have not touched the desktop version in weeks. Literally no idea what's going on. Would appreciate any advice.

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  • Local files have disappeared from both my Ios app and the desktop version.   I am completely stumped as to why this happened. I have not touched the desktop version in weeks. Literally no idea...
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Tracks Disappearing from My Music

Recently when I've saved tracks or albums to My Music, they only stay there for a short time before disappearing, like I never added them. Even those that I save offline are somehow disappearing off my device. My subscription is up to date and I have...

  • Casual Listener
  • Recently when I've saved tracks or albums to My Music, they only stay there for a short time before disappearing, like I never added them. Even those that I save offline are somehow disappearing off ...
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Solved!! IPhone App very often stopps in lockscreen

Spotify stopps playing (pause) until the lockscreen is active. Sometimes it works for a while in lockscreen. But then it pauses immediate.When I never use the lockscreen it works perfect. I am using an iPhone 6 with iOS 8.3. Airplay over Apple TV and...

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  • Spotify stopps playing (pause) until the lockscreen is active. Sometimes it works for a while in lockscreen. But then it pauses immediate. When I never use the lockscreen it works perfect. I am usin...
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iPhone playlist sorting option - new tracks on top

Hi, The following issue has been annoying me for quite some time now. I am using Spotify on my Mac and my iPhone. On my Mac I have the option to sort my playlist so that the newest tracks are on the top of the list, so that I can listen to all my new...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi,   The following issue has been annoying me for quite some time now.   I am using Spotify on my Mac and my iPhone. On my Mac I have the option to sort my playlist so that the newest ...
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Songs don't play when imported?

I have numerous greyed out tracks when I import songs from my local files, but all of these tracks are available to listen to within Spotify itself. Is there any way to be able to listen to all of my imported songs?

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  • I have numerous greyed out tracks when I import songs from my local files, but all of these tracks are available to listen to within Spotify itself. Is there any way to be able to listen to all of my...
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Solved!! Available Offline Switch Keeps Turning Off

I am trying to make a playlist Available Offline on my iPhone, which I have done in the past and never had any issues. Every time I flip the switch, it does not start downloading the music and instead flips the switch back off. I have not reached my ...

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  • I am trying to make a playlist Available Offline on my iPhone, which I have done in the past and never had any issues. Every time I flip the switch, it does not start downloading the music and instea...
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Spotify needs read ahead caching

By that I do not mean offline access as that requires some thought and planning. BUt I mostly use spotify in the car, where I do not have a garunteed data connection. If I start spotify radio, the app knows what songs are due to be played next so why...

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  • By that I do not mean offline access as that requires some thought and planning. BUt I mostly use spotify in the car, where I do not have a garunteed data connection. If I start spotify radio, the ap...
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Charged THREE times without premium!

I wrote about this yesterday but now it appears that I have been charged not once, not twice, but THREE times! After using the contact form I finally got an email saying to send copies of my bank statements but as soon as I sent them, they suddenly s...

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  • I wrote about this yesterday but now it appears that I have been charged not once, not twice, but THREE times! After using the contact form I finally got an email saying to send copies of my bank sta...
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