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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
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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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  • Ver
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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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Premium spotify account is not activation

Hello, I have spotify on my laptop as well as my iPhone and just recently purchased spotify premium, although I have paid for it according to my bank statement as well as my spotify account, for some reason I am not able to access the premium benefit...

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  • Hello, I have spotify on my laptop as well as my iPhone and just recently purchased spotify premium, although I have paid for it according to my bank statement as well as my spotify account, for some...
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Playlists not complete

I have just started syncing playlists to my iPad and iPhone and for the most part it works but they are not picking up the whole playlists. For example on which has 563 tracks in it appears on my iPad saying it has synced 543 out of 563 tracks. If I ...

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  • I have just started syncing playlists to my iPad and iPhone and for the most part it works but they are not picking up the whole playlists.   For example on which has 563 tracks in it appear...
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Seperate offline playlist on iphone?

Hi, Just wondering is there anyway to have an offline playlist that would only be on my iphone and one that is only on my PC? Basically I have big playlist of everything but its taking up too much space on my phone. Cheers P.S. my big playlist is set...

  • Newbie
  • Hi,   Just wondering is there anyway to have an offline playlist that would only be on my iphone and one that is only on my PC?   Basically I have big playlist of everything but its...
  • David
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Unlimited subscriber but can't access my starred music to iphone and ipad

Im a spotify {unlimited ) subcriber and had a problem playing music that I starred in, it always says to do mobile streaming in the deskstop. I can not access my starred albums (music) in my iphone and ipad. Please help.... Thank you..

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  • Im a spotify {unlimited ) subcriber and had a problem playing music that I starred in, it always says to do mobile streaming in the deskstop. I can not access my starred albums (music) in my iphone a...
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Local files that are not in the Spotify catalogue are not playable on my iPhone!

Hi there,I transferred my local files to Spotify on my desktop and then into a playlist. However, only those songs available in the Spotify catalogue are playable on my iPhone. Those that are not in the Spotify catalogue are greyed out on my iPhone, ...

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  • Hi there, I transferred my local files to Spotify on my desktop and then into a playlist. However, only those songs available in the Spotify catalogue are playable on my iPhone. Those that are not...
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Delete my account

I tried to delete my account, and I wrote "del" after my e-mail dress in "edit your profile", and then I clicked on save profile, but then it stood that my email address wasn't right. How do I delete my account??

  • Casual Listener
  • I tried to delete my account, and I wrote "del" after my e-mail dress in "edit your profile", and then I clicked on save profile, but then it stood that my email address wasn't  right. How...
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Songs to my iphone

Do I need Spotify Premium to get all my songs from spotify from my computer too my iphone?

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  • Do I need Spotify Premium to get all my songs from spotify from my computer too my iphone?
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Solved!! Spotify for iOS 5.0.1 stops playing after 25 seconds

Hey guys, an issue just came up really recently, and I've been searching for a solution with no avail. My offline playlist can play any song for exactly 25 seconds and just cuts. It doesn't matter where you start in the song, it simply cuts after 25 ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hey guys, an issue just came up really recently, and I've been searching for a solution with no avail.   My offline playlist can play any song for exactly 25 seconds and just cuts. It doesn'...
  • Foshkey
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Importing Local Files won't work for me

I have local songs on my computer and they won't import to my phone. I understand the whole wifi way but it still wont working. I believe it has something to do with the fact I live on a college campus. Any tips on how to fix this? Thank you

  • Newbie
  • I have local songs on my computer and they won't import to my phone.  I understand the whole wifi way but it still wont working. I believe it has something to do with the fact I live on a co...
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Offline mode setting really necessary?

My question is as follows and I'll try my best to not make it confusing to understand. If I am not in "Offline mode" but I have a playlist that I just made "Offline" do I really have to go to the settings button for "Offline mode" each time to avoid ...

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  • My question is as follows and I'll try my best to not make it confusing to understand.   If I am not in "Offline mode" but I have a playlist that I just made "Offline" do I really have to go...
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Premium account not working on iPhone

Hi,Yesterday my spotify account stopped allowing me to listen to music on my iPhone. If I try to play a song on or offline, it tells me I need a premium account. I have a premium account so can't understand what is wrong? I'm not signing in through F...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi, Yesterday my spotify account stopped allowing me to listen to music on my iPhone. If I try to play a song on or offline, it tells me I need a premium account. I have a premium account so can't...
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Local Tracks sync always says "Pending"

Description Every time I try to sync my iPhone with the Spotify Desktop App (Mac), my Local Files playlist attempts to sync but in the end always says "pending" and never finishes a sync. In the Local Files playlist on the Desktop App there are 883 t...

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  • Description Every time I try to sync my iPhone with the Spotify Desktop App (Mac), my Local Files playlist attempts to sync but in the end always says "pending" and never finishes a sync. In the Lo...
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The only problem is the lousy sound quality

Don't get me wrong, I really like Spotify. Good choice of material and generally good service; but to be honest, the only reason I bought into the Premium service is to ensure that I can listen offline and stream music through my Apple TV. To my 'aud...

  • Casual Listener
  • Don't get me wrong, I really like Spotify. Good choice of material and generally good service; but to be honest, the only reason I bought into the Premium service is to ensure that I can listen offli...
  • David
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Not working

Spotify has been charging my credit card as a premium user and it says I am not upgraded

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  • Spotify has been charging my credit card as a premium user and it says I am not upgraded
  • David
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How Spotify mobile is ruining the promise of a great music service

I have to say I really love the Spotify computer app. I can't praise it enough, and I recommend it to all my friends. As an iPod user I was thrilled to be able to take my music everywhere (the main reason I payed 120€ for a one-year subscription). Bu...

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  • I have to say I really love the Spotify computer app. I can't praise it enough, and I recommend it to all my friends. As an iPod user I was thrilled to be able to take my music everywhere (the main r...
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no premium on iPhone, now no premium at all!!??!!

Please help, I'v send several messages to this forum and none of the answers helped me out. Now the worst happened: while I'm paying for a premium account, I have no premium at all!! Playlists are gone as well. I send a message to the oficial help pa...

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  • Please help,   I'v send several messages to this forum and none of the answers helped me out. Now the worst happened: while I'm paying for a premium account, I have no premium at all!! P...
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Solved!! What is the best audio quality for IPad/IPhone

Wanted to check what is the best audio quality available for Spotify when used with IPad/IPhone... Checking Spotify it states the below: Mobile: A higher quality q5 is offered, along with a “low bandwidth” option of q3. You can choose separate qualit...

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  • Wanted to check what is the best audio quality available for Spotify when used with IPad/IPhone...   Checking Spotify it states the below: Mobile:  A higher quality q5 is offered, alo...
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Spotify IOS app does it use P2P

I listen to all my playlists offline - syncedBut Spotify is not in offline mode so not downloading anythingMy upload stats on iPhone have dramatically gone up (200mb in last 2 days) no way to tell what app but can I check that the iOS app does not ac...

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  • I listen to all my playlists offline - synced But Spotify is not in offline mode so not downloading anything My upload stats on iPhone have dramatically gone up (200mb in last 2 days) no way to...
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Iphone 4S Pause bugg!

Hello, Whenever i play spotify docked it keeps pausing randomly. Is there any way to fix this? tried to reinstall the app and every other tips that the other forums are saying. Please help!

  • Newbie
  • Hello, Whenever i play spotify docked it keeps pausing randomly. Is there any way to fix this? tried to reinstall the app and every other tips that the other forums are saying. Please help!
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Solved!! Experiencing distortion on most tracks

I've noticed considerable distortion in the last few ios app updates. Even at extreme quality, the sound is terrible on most songs when played through the dock connector. Back in July, the sound quality was fantastic. It sounds like the output volume...

  • Casual Listener
  • I've noticed considerable distortion in the last few ios app updates. Even at extreme quality, the sound is terrible on most songs when played through the dock connector. Back in July, the sound qual...
  • David
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