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Exploring new ways of adding items to "Your Library"

Hey there folks, Our design team has started exploring new ways to add items to "Your Library". This is why we'd love to hear your feedback on the new implementations, because those changes are done with the goal to better your experience on our plat...

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  • JimmyExell
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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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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 ...

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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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Trouble syncing to iPhone

Spotify has stopped syncing to my iPhone. To answer some standard questions: - I'm on WiFi, but also checked 'sync over cellular' just in case. But I'm definitely on WiFi, and a fast connection at that. - There is plenty of space on my phone — nearly...

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  •   Spotify has stopped syncing to my iPhone.   To answer some standard questions: - I'm on WiFi, but also checked 'sync over cellular' just in case. But I'm definitely on WiFi, ...
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Signed in on 2 devices; How to tell when one is playing

To all i have Spotify Premium on my and my wife's phone. i cant play both at the same time it would seem. How on one device can i tell when the other device is playing? as we are 100s of miles apart, it would be good to see if the other is using the ...

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  • To all     i have Spotify Premium on my and my wife's phone. i cant play both at the same time it would seem. How on one device can i tell when the other device is playing? as we are ...
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Solved!! Stopped Syncing on my I Pod

Doesn't say too full, it just stopped syncing...and I know I have more space?

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  • Doesn't say too full, it just stopped syncing...and I know I have more  space?
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Solved!! Spotify doesn't fit the screen iphone 4s

Hi, so I updated to ios 7.1.2 and when i start spotify, the screen just become smaller and I can't tap anything

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  • Hi, so I updated to ios 7.1.2 and when i start spotify, the screen just become smaller and I can't tap anything
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Available Offline Only Filter: Not showing all offline content

Hey, Situation: 1 playlist folder with 4 playlists in it. When I set only one playlist to be used offline: this playlist is not shown if the filter is set to "Available Offline Only". If you set all 4 playlists to be used offline, the folder with the...

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  • Hey,   Situation: 1 playlist folder with 4 playlists in it.   When I set only one playlist to be used offline: this playlist is not shown if the filter is set to " Available Offline...
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Solved!! Spotify iPhone issues

I recently brought a 6 month premium for my iPhone at the shops but when I went to renew it on the redeem codes site it only came up with spotify unlimited for 12 months so I assumed that was the premium service I wanted, now I've spent my money on u...

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  • I recently brought a 6 month premium for my iPhone at the shops but when I went to renew it on the redeem codes site it only came up with spotify unlimited for 12 months so I assumed that was the pre...
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play offline songs offline when i am online

Hi, I have downloaded all offline songs to my iPhone, does it always play in offlime mode even I set my spotify online?

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  • Hi,    I have downloaded all offline songs to my iPhone, does it always play in offlime mode even I set my spotify online?
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Cable to connect iPhone 5s to DAC for using Spotify on home system?

My problem is that I want to connect my iPhone to my DAC and play Spotify through that device rather than using my Macbook. I can find no cable that has a male lightning termination at the Macbook end and a printer termination (the type of USB cable ...

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  •   My problem is that I want to connect my iPhone to my DAC and play Spotify through that device rather than using my Macbook.   I can find no cable that has a male lightning terminati...
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Connecting to Mac

I'm new to Spotify, thinking I should be able to control the music playing on my Mac Mini using my iPad via Connect. Not sure how to do but assume I should click on the connect button on my iPad and see/select my Mini, I only see my iPad, Apple TV, a...

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  • I'm new to Spotify, thinking I should be able to control the music playing on my Mac Mini using my iPad via Connect. Not sure how to do but assume I should click on the connect button on my iPad and ...
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Control Ipod from Android

I have an ipod touch 5grn plugged in my Ipod Hi-FI. So I control it with my Galaxy S5 and works fine. So that when the music is stopped the ipod disconnects and becomes unavailable to android, and only back to work when I unlock the screen. Any idea?

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  • I have an ipod touch 5grn plugged in my Ipod Hi-FI. So I control it with my Galaxy S5 and works fine. So that when the music is stopped the ipod disconnects and becomes unavailable to android, and on...
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Solved!! Removing songs from "my music" (iphone 5 ios 6)

I already removed the song from my music but it still plays which means it wasn't deleted from my phone. How do i removed said song from my device completely??

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  • I already removed the song from my music but it still plays which means it wasn't deleted from my phone. How do i removed said song from my device completely??
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Spotify crashes when trying to rearrange music in playlist - iPad

I cannot rearrange music order on playlists since last updates. I have added a new song on my playlist and want to move it from being last to top on playlist. As soon as I mark the track and try to move it upwards, spotify crashes...

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  • I cannot rearrange music order on playlists since last updates. I have added a new song on my playlist and want to move it from being last to top on playlist. As soon as I mark the track and try to m...
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Trouble with iphone

The spotify app causes trouble. After it kept crashing i tried to delete and reinstall it. Now it is invisible on my iphone 4s but cant be reinstalled.

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  • The spotify app causes trouble. After it kept crashing i tried to delete and reinstall it. Now it is invisible on my iphone 4s but cant be reinstalled.  
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Dislike / hide function in global playlist / radio needed

Hi,I am hearing global playlists and sometimes there is a song in it which I really doesn't like (Lyric, rhythm...)Is there a way to dislike a song?Like:"Hide song from this playlist.""Hide song within all playlists""Hide song within all playlists an...

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  • Hi, I am hearing global playlists and sometimes there is a song in it which I really doesn't like (Lyric, rhythm...) Is there a way to dislike a song? Like: "Hide song from this playlist." "Hide...
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Songs stop playing when using spotify offline on iphone 4s.

I have alot of remixes downloaded from soundcloud and I've added them to my offline playlists on my phone. The playlists containing the downloaded songs will randomly stop playing sound (timer continues) and it will not go to the next song when the "...

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  • I have alot of remixes downloaded from soundcloud and I've added them to my offline playlists on my phone. The playlists containing the downloaded songs will randomly stop playing sound (timer contin...
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Spotify crashes when when I turn on Airplay

I'm having issues with Airplay since I updated to version 1.4. If I have been using the app for a while and then I decide to turn on Airplay, the app crashes. However, if I reopen the app and turning on Airplay is the first thing I do, it works fine....

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  • I'm having issues with Airplay since I updated to version 1.4. If I have been using the app for a while and then I decide to turn on Airplay, the app crashes. However, if I reopen the app and turning...
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The search panel stop responding after add a song to a playlist

When i search for a song i can play it, but if i add it to a playlist i can no longer choose another one anymore. The panel with the results is frozen, even if I search a new song, the results appears, but it,s impossible to select any of the found s...

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  • When i search for a song i can play it, but if i add it to a playlist i can no longer choose another one anymore. The panel with the results is frozen, even if I search a new song, the results appear...
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Unable to send Message on Spotify

sorry guys, i'm new...anybody of you knows why when i try to send a message on the left of the main screen of spotify tutorial says that is not possible to send it? What's tutorial?? Why can't i sende my messages? Thank you in advance

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  • sorry guys, i'm new...anybody of you knows why when i try to send a message on the left of the main screen of spotify tutorial says that is not possible to send it? What's tutorial?? Why can't ...
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Spotify just synchronize my local files

Spotify just synchronizes on ipod the playlist musics that i already have downloaded on itunes. How can i synchronize new musics on my ipod that i just have on spotify ?

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  • Spotify  just  synchronizes on  ipod  the  playlist  musics that i already have downloaded on  itunes . How can i synchronize new musics on my  ipod ...
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iPad new artist page - bio should be at the top!

Loving the new album list in release date order with dates listed - but - why do I have to scroll right down to the bottom of the page for the artist bio? Isn't this the artist page so shouldn't the artist bio be right at the top?

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  • Loving the new album list in release date order with dates listed - but - why do I have to scroll right down to the bottom of the page for the artist bio? Isn't this the artist page so shouldn't the ...
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