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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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Superuser Contribution Stuck in search "top result"

A while ago I searched for an artist and she came up as the Top Result. I can click between the tabs at the bottom and go to them and use other functions but I can't figure out within the UI how to get back to a place where I can enter a new search. ...

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  • A while ago I searched for an artist and she came up as the Top Result. I can click between the tabs at the bottom and go to them and use other functions but I can't figure out within the UI how to g...
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App can't find chromecast device

After working for months, the chromecast feature on my app for both Iphone X and Ipad air 2 refuses to recognize my chromecast device (Vizio smartTV). All devices and apps are updated, and chromecasting works fine from my phone using other services (...

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  •   After working for months, the chromecast feature on my app for both Iphone X and Ipad air 2 refuses to recognize my chromecast device (Vizio smartTV). All devices and apps are updated, and ch...
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Spotify skipping songs, pausing randomly etc.

PlanPremiumCountry UKDeviceiPhone 7Operating System(iOS 10 My Question or Issue Whenever I try and listen to music on Spotify on my iPhone, if I move my phone slightly the song either skips, pauses, or skips to a random point in the song without me t...

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  • Plan Premium Country  UK Device iPhone 7 Operating System (iOS 10   My Question or Issue  Whenever I try and listen to music on Spotify on my iPhone, if I move my phone sligh...
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Can't share to twitter

My Question or IssueI can't seem to be able to share spotify songs to twitter through the app. Every time I click share to twitter it directs to me the twitter app with just the link copied to a tweet. No audio card or thumbnail to play 30 seconds of...

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  •   My Question or Issue I can't seem to be able to share spotify songs to twitter through the app. Every time I click share to twitter it directs to me the twitter app with just the link copied...
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Equalizer distortion

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DevicePhone SEOperating SystemiOS 10 My Question or Issue Hey guys,when using the equalizer function in spotify in iOS, raising frequencies only a bit (50% of the possible range max.) leads to a strong distortion of several ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany  Device Phone SE Operating System iOS 10   My Question or Issue   Hey guys, when using the equalizer function in spotify in iOS, raising freque...
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Fast forward / rewind

PlanFreeCountryUnited Kingdom DeviceiPhone 7Operating SystemiOS 11.4 My Question or IssueI cannot seem to be able to fast forward or rewind while listening to music.I have logged out and back in again, I have also reinstalled the app but it still doe...

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  • Plan Free Country United Kingdom  Device iPhone 7 Operating System iOS 11.4   My Question or Issue I cannot seem to be able to fast forward or rewind while listening to music...
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can’t view friends’ profiles?

hi, on the new update I am unable in any way to view the profiles of who I follow or look at my friends playlists, I have tried many ways to try and find their accounts but there is no way to view them. I have the free version on iPhone 8.

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  • hi, on the new update I am unable in any way to view the profiles of who I follow or look at my friends playlists, I have tried many ways to try and find their accounts but there is no way to view th...
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Solved!! New 2018: Solution for Local Files Syncing Problem

Hello everyone, HELP ARRIVED!!! If you are experiencing:A. Grey title in PlaylistB. Cannot play mp3/m4a on iPhoneC. Cannot download playlists with local files & You are using the following devices:1.Mac2.iPhone Alright! Let's get started. Music for y...

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  • Hello everyone, HELP ARRIVED!!!   If you are experiencing: A. Grey title in Playlist B. Cannot play mp3/m4a on iPhone C. Cannot download playlists with local files   & &nbs...
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CCA device lost in iOS app if using CCA group

PlanPremiumCountryGermany DeviceiPhone 7, iPad Air 2, Chromecast AudioOperating SystemiOS 11.4 My Question or IssueI'm using two Chromecast Audios. If I cast to each from Spotify on my iPhone or iPad, everything's fine. If I create a CCA group, howev...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany  Device iPhone 7, iPad Air 2, Chromecast Audio Operating System iOS 11.4   My Question or Issue I'm using two Chromecast Audios. If I cast to each fro...
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Solved!! Spotify is not updated

PlanPremiumCountrySpain DeviceiPhone 8+Operating SystemiOS 11.4 My Question or Issue Hi! I don’t know why but spotify is not updated on my phone. I reinstalled the app in case it would work, but still appears the old version...

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  • Plan Premium Country Spain  Device iPhone 8+ Operating System iOS 11.4   My Question or Issue  Hi! I don’t know why but spotify is not updated on my phone. I reinstalled&nbsp...
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View only FULL Albums on iOS/don't show one-off songs from playlists

PlanPremiumCountry USDeviceiPhone XOperating SystemiOS 11.4
 My Question or IssueHow do I prevent incomplete albums from showing up under the album list on iOS? I have added songs from various albums to various playlists. However, when I download pla...

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  • Plan Premium Country  US Device iPhone X Operating System iOS 11.4
   My Question or Issue How do I prevent incomplete albums from showing up under the album list on iOS? I have a...
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Cache list of offline songs

PlanPremiumCountryUS DeviceiPhone 6Operating SystemiOS 11.4 My Question or Issue I have many songs downloaded on my phone for offline listening, but when Spotify opens it requires an internet connection to load My Music and everything else. That mean...

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  • Plan Premium Country US  Device iPhone 6 Operating System iOS 11.4   My Question or Issue   I have many songs downloaded on my phone for offline listening, but when Spotify ...
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    Offline availability not working
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Offline Sync is Busted

PlanFreeCountry USDeviceiPhone 6Operating SystemiOS 10 My Question or IssueI have about 150 songs on my local files that I use regularly, so I put them on Spotify via offline sync. It was working perfectly until yesterday, when all of the songs went ...

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  • Plan Free Country  US Device iPhone 6 Operating System iOS 10   My Question or Issue I have about 150 songs on my local files that I use regularly, so I put them on Spotify via of...
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Playlist Disappeared and Account Hacked

Plan - Premium Country - US Device - iPhone 7 Plus Operating System - most recent iOS I opened my Spotify this morning and all of my playlists, which included hundreds of downloaded songs, were gone. My music playing on my phone also kept getting pau...

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  •   Plan - Premium  Country -  US   Device - iPhone 7 Plus  Operating System - most recent iOS   I opened my Spotify this morning and all of my playlists, which inc...
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iPhone app loses now playing screen

PlanPremiumCountry UKDeviceiPhone 6Operating SystemiOS 11 Hi - more often than not, if I stop/pause Spotify, for example when I get to work, when I open the app again to restart from where I was, there is no now playing screen so I'm unable to restar...

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  • Plan Premium Country  UK Device iPhone 6 Operating System iOS 11   Hi - more often than not, if I stop/pause Spotify, for example when I get to work, when I open the app again...
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Problem with Spotify Codes

I tried to share a profile link to a free profile with a QR-Code and also with a spotify code. Some iPhone users have problems to get to the profile. There comes a message like "Can't open the link on this device". On the Windows Phone the link sends...

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  • I tried to share a profile link to a free profile with a QR-Code and also with a spotify code. Some iPhone users have problems to get to the profile. There comes a message like "Can't open the link o...
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No Radio on iOS devices

Hi everyone, I cannot use the Radio on my iPhone 6s and iPad Air 2 since Spotify rolled out this feature for Thailand in late April. The Radio works for me on my PC, my Android and also on the web browser. Logged in with my account (Premium):PC: OKiO...

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  • Hi everyone,   I cannot use the Radio on my iPhone 6s and iPad Air 2 since Spotify rolled out this feature for Thailand in late April.   The Radio works for me on my PC, my An...
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Can't sync local files from PC to iPhone.

PlanPremium for FamilyCountryAustraliaDeviceiPhone 5SOperating SystemiOS 11.4My Question or IssueI am unable to sync local files from my PC with my mobile, I have followed every guide that I have been able to find and nothing is working, all that sho...

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  • Plan Premium for Family Country Australia Device iPhone 5S Operating System iOS 11.4 My Question or Issue I am unable to sync local files from my PC with my mobile, I have followed every gui...
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Extreme quality issues on iPhoneX

PlanPremiumCountrySpain DeviceiPhoneX 256 gbOperating SystemiOS 11.4 Spotify 8.4.53.689 My Question or Issue I have problems with the extreme quality on LTE connection, after 12-14 seconds of playblack the music stop, after 2-3 seconds restart again,...

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  •   Plan Premium Country Spain  Device iPhoneX 256 gb Operating System iOS 11.4 Spotify 8.4.53.689   My Question or Issue   I have problems with the extreme quality on L...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Spotify won't sync songs to offline mode

Hi! I'm using Spotify 0.7.4.35, on my iPhone 4s iOS 6.1.3. In online mode Spotify works ok, but I can't download playlists to offline mode. I switch on "available offline" on a playlist, but the songs won't sync (sometimes the first song gets marked ...

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  • Hi! I'm using Spotify 0.7.4.35, on my iPhone 4s iOS 6.1.3. In online mode Spotify works ok, but I can't download playlists to offline mode. I switch on "available offline" on a playlist, but the song...
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