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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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Songs download and play but no sound

PlanPremiumCountryAustriaDeviceiPhone 11proOperating SystemiOS13.3.1 Hi! I just got a new iPhone and started to download playlist contains local files from my computer. On my desktop Mac, the songs play fine. They get even downloaded to my phone. How...

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  • Plan Premium Country Austria Device iPhone 11pro Operating System iOS13.3.1   Hi!   I just got a new iPhone and started to download playlist contains local files from my computer...
  • Loxer
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Solved!! Sorting music in Playlist on iOS

PlanFreeDevice iPhone 7Operating System iOS 13 Hello.i am not seeing a way in iOS to sort music inside a personally created Playlist. I found this article:https://support.spotify.com/us/article/sorting-and-filtering/but in my case I do not see the “t...

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  • PlanFree Device iPhone 7 Operating System iOS 13   Hello. i am not seeing a way in iOS to sort music inside a personally created Playlist.   I found this article: https://...
  • Loxer
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Superuser Contribution “Find in Liked songs” Crashes application

None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help.PlanPremiumCountryUnited States iPhone XS Operating SystemiOS My Question or IssueWhenever I attempt to search for a song in my like...

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  • None of the below information is required. However, the more you provide the easier it will be for us to try and help. Plan Premium Country United States  iPhone XS  Operating System...
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Solved!! Volume

I have an amazon echo in my daughter’s room. I have an iPhone XS max.Can I set her lullaby music on Spotify on the Amazon device to play at a certain volume and have it louder on my phone for my alarm at the same time?

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  • I have an amazon echo in my daughter’s room. I have an iPhone XS max. Can I set her lullaby music on Spotify on the Amazon device to play at a certain volume and have it louder on my phone for my al...
  • Loxer
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Download on IOS doesn‘t work

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceiPhone 11Operating System(iOS 13..1 My Question or IssueDownload would‘t Start or end with a „!“ and nothing was downloaded

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device iPhone 11 Operating System (iOS 13..1   My Question or Issue Download would‘t Start or end with a „!“ and nothing was downloaded 
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Multiple speakers from different brands (Medion/Sonos)

PlanFree/PremiumCountry Device(iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016)Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueCan I connect two speakers from different brands (Medion and Sonos) to Spotify and play diffe...

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  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device (iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy 9, Macbook Pro late 2016) Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue Can I c...
  • Loxer
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Superuser Contribution Play list going into auto play

Plan PremiumCountryUSA DeviceiPhone 8Operating SystemiOS 13.3 My Question or IssueThis issue started a few weeks back. Anytime I choose a playlist, it'll play just one song off the play list then into auto play. Auto play is not selected in options. ...

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  • Plan  Premium Country USA   Device iPhone 8 Operating System iOS 13.3   My Question or Issue This issue started a few weeks back.  Anytime I choose a playlist, it'll pl...
  • Katerina
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Superuser Contribution Play a playlist in reverse order? Hear me out

I already know that you can play a playlist in reverse order, but this seems to be a setting on the device and not synced to your online account.It will be good if I set the playlist in reverse it will play it like that until I go in and set it back....

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  • I already know that you can play a playlist in reverse order, but this seems to be a setting on the device and not synced to your online account. It will be good if I set the playlist in reverse it ...
  • Katerina
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Some parts of the app for mac are in English - Even though I have set it to Swedish (computer too)

PlanPremiumCountrySwedenDeviceMacBook Pro 2018Operating SystemMacOS Catalina Some parts of the app for mac are in English - Even though I have set it to Swedish (computer too). See image

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden Device MacBook Pro 2018 Operating System MacOS Catalina   Some parts of the app for mac are in English - Even though I have set it to Swedish (computer too)....
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Solved!! Album Art is Showing Next to Songs (IOS)

.PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesiPhone 11Operating SysteMIos My Question or IssueI woke up and looked at my Spotify and now every song on every playlist has the album next to. I didn't update Spotify or anything but I slept next to it while it was tu...

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  • . Plan Premium Country United States iPhone 11 Operating SysteM Ios   My Question or Issue I woke up and looked at my Spotify and now every song on every playlist has the album next to...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify app keeps playing after picking up a phone call

DeviceiPhone XOperating SystemiOS 13.3.1App Version 8.5.46.588 My Question or IssueWhen playing music on Spotify, if I receive a phone call, the music stops, but after picking up, the music will continue playing. There have been other posts about thi...

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  • Device iPhone X Operating System iOS 13.3.1 App Version 8.5.46.588   My Question or Issue When playing music on Spotify, if I receive a phone call, the music stops, but after picking up, ...
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Superuser Contribution I’m having to download my offline playlists everyday. Any ideas as to why?

PlanPremiumCountryUKDevice(iPhone 8Operating System(iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.) My Question or IssueI’m having to download my offline playlists everyday. Any ideas why?

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  • Plan Premium Country UK Device (iPhone 8 Operating System (iOS 10, Android Oreo, Windows 10,etc.)   My Question or Issue I’m having to download my offline playlists everyday. An...
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Song playlist number metadata not displaying properly

PlanPremiumCountryUSADeviceIphone 11 ProOperating SystemiOS 13.1.3 Starting about a month ago (I haven't posted until now because I was sure others would notice and there would be a bug fix in an update at some point), I started noticing that the met...

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  • Plan Premium Country USA Device Iphone 11 Pro Operating System iOS 13.1.3   Starting about a month ago (I haven't posted until now because I was sure others would notice and there would...
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WIndows 10 app not finding devices

PlanStudentCountryUKApp version1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b (Microsoft Store version) My Question or IssueUntil recently all was fine. Then suddenly Spotify seems to randomly choose whether or not to show my usual three devices (Sonos, Samsung S7, Tesla Mode...

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  • Plan Student Country UK App version 1.1.26.501.gbe11e53b (Microsoft Store version)   My Question or Issue Until recently all was fine. Then suddenly Spotify seems to randomly choose whet...
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Superuser Contribution Playlist number not showing

PlanPremiumCountryAustralua Device(iPhone XR)Operating System(iOS 13.3) My Question or IssueI have my Spotify playlist created for my car, it used to show me what number song the song is in the playlist and how many songs are in the playlist, this me...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Australua  Device (iPhone XR) Operating System (iOS 13.3)   My Question or Issue I have my Spotify playlist created for my car, it used to show me wha...
  • Katerina
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Superuser Contribution spelling mistake in the german version / "Künstle*innen"

The "Search" field does not contain "artist" (Künstler) but "Künstle*innen". The word does not exist, isn't readable and looks silly and at first glance robs the app of the impression of professionalism. Also in german, we only use apostrophe (but in...

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  • The "Search" field does not contain "artist" (Künstler) but "Künstle*innen". The word does not exist, isn't readable and looks silly and at first glance robs the app of the impression of professional...
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Superuser Contribution My phone will randomly switch songs without me touching it

PlanPremiumCountryCanadaDeviceIphone XrOperating SystemiOS 13.3.1 My Question or IssueI can barely use spotify cause it wont stop switching through random songs that arnt even on my playlist

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  • Plan Premium Country Canada Device Iphone Xr Operating System iOS 13.3.1   My Question or Issue I can barely use spotify cause it wont stop switching through random songs that arnt eve...
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Superuser Contribution can't listen to a specific artist for more than 20 minutes

I am on a free plan, iPhone XR, on ios 13.3.1 and on the spotify version 8.4.45 at the time of posting. For about a week everytime i decide to listen to a specific artist the songs continue crashing. I'll be listening to an album of theirs and after ...

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  • I am on a free plan, iPhone XR, on ios 13.3.1 and on the spotify version 8.4.45 at the time of posting. For about a week everytime i decide to listen to a specific artist the songs continue crashing....
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Superuser Contribution I have an Iphone and my music on spotify keeps skipping.

PlanPremiumCountry DeviceiPhone 8 My Question or IssueMy songs keep skipping and changing. This is extremely annoying. I need my music

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  • Plan Premium Country   Device iPhone 8     My Question or Issue My songs keep skipping and changing. This is extremely annoying. I need my music
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