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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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  • zoabknew
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Need help! Says continue listening on another device on my family account.

Whenever I open my Spotify app it will start playing whatever my moms playing on her iPhone and says You are listening on _____’s iPhone you can hit continue or listen on your iPhone. Either way I’m forced to listen to it and it shows all her stuff. ...

  • Newbie
  • Whenever I open my Spotify app it will start playing whatever my moms playing on her iPhone and says You are listening on _____’s iPhone you can hit continue or listen on your iPhone. Either way I’m ...
  • Loxer
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Where did the dislike button go?

I’m using the latest iOS app (8.4.72) and the dislike button seems to be gone. I’ve checked on both my iPad and iPhone which are both running iOS 12. I’m listening to my discover weekly so I should be able to dislike but it seems I can only like.

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  • Music Fan
  • I’m using the latest iOS app (8.4.72) and the dislike button seems to be gone. I’ve checked on both my iPad and iPhone which are both running iOS 12. I’m listening to my discover weekly so I should b...
  • Loxer
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Solved!! Spotify very slow to download files to iPhone XS Max (50 songs in 4 days)

I have Spotify Premium and a new iPhone XS Max 512GB (420GB free) running iOS 12, and over the course of the past four days it downloaded only 50 songs (out of 2200 songs). It seems to only download (extremely slowly) when the phone screen is on and ...

  • Casual Listener
  • I have Spotify Premium and a new iPhone XS Max 512GB (420GB free) running iOS 12, and over the course of the past four days it downloaded only 50 songs (out of 2200 songs).   It seems to only ...
  • Sarge_
  • Casual Listener
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Superuser Contribution MISSING SONGS

PlanFreeCountry UKDeviceiPhone 7, IPAD pro 10.5Operating Systemios 11lastest software all spotify My Question or IssuePC= 7011 SONGSPS4 = 6992 SONGSIPHONE, IPAD = 6999 SONGSHELP!pc is right

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  • Plan Free Country  UK Device iPhone 7, IPAD pro 10.5 Operating System ios 11 lastest software all spotify   My Question or Issue PC= 7011 SONGS PS4 = 6992 SONGS IPHONE, IPAD = ...
  • Gorgaroth
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Error occurred on Home screen

PlanPremium CountrySwitzerland DeviceiPhone 7 Operating SystemiOS 12 My Question or Issue When i open spotify, the home screen shows the message “an error occurred”, without specifying further details. Ser also attached screenshot. i already tried to...

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  •   Plan Premium   Country Switzerland   Device iPhone 7   Operating System iOS 12   My Question or Issue  When i open spotify, the home screen shows the mes...
  • mejia319
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Spotify on iPhone XS Max: Small box in the center only where touch works

PlanFree/PremiumCountry DeviceiPhone XS MaxOperating System(iOS 12 My Question or IssueIs anyone else facing this issue where if I connect my phone with a bluetooth speaker, and I’m listening to music on the app, after a while most of the app goes mo...

  • Newbie
  • Plan Free/Premium Country   Device iPhone XS Max Operating System (iOS 12   My Question or Issue Is anyone else facing this issue where if I connect my phone with a bluetooth spea...
  • Loxer
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Downloaded songs not synching to ios

PlanpremiumCountry CanadaDeviceiPhone 8Operating SystemiOS 11.4.1 My Question or IssueI have read other threads with the same problem but nothing is helping. I have restarted my phone and computer, uninstalled spotify on both devices and reinstalled,...

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  •   Plan premium Country  Canada Device iPhone 8 Operating System iOS 11.4.1   My Question or Issue I have read other threads with the same problem but nothing is helping. I h...
  • Loxer
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New UI update (iPhone X) changes Repeat interface

PlanPremiumCountry USDevice(iPhone X)Operating System(iOS X) My Question or IssueThe new Spotify UI update sticks the Repeat functionality in an ellipsis menu in the upper right hand corner. I use this functionality many times on a daily basis and ha...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country  US Device (iPhone X) Operating System (iOS X)   My Question or Issue The new Spotify UI update sticks the Repeat functionality in an ellipsis menu in the upp...
  • rvdougherty
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Songs jump and skip after iOS 12 update

I have updated my iPhone to the latest iOS 12 update and here's what came up: while listening to a song on Spotify, the song skips when these actions are done on the iPhone's default camera app: 1. When you open the app (anywhere, from the lockscreen...

  • Newbie
  • I have updated my iPhone to the latest iOS 12 update and here's what came up: while listening to a song on Spotify, the song skips when these actions are done on the iPhone's default camera app: 1. W...
  • Loxer
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When I add a song to the queue it appears as a blank space

When adding songs to the queue only the last one to be added (or the only one) appears as a blank space, it still plays but I can’t move it or remove it or do anything with it. I already tried restarting my phone and deleting and reinstalling the app...

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  • Newbie
  • When adding songs to the queue only the last one to be added (or the only one) appears as a blank space, it still plays but I can’t move it or remove it or do anything with it.   I already tri...
  • aamooose
  • Newbie
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Categories are hideen by ios bar

iPhone X, ios 12the iOS bottlm bar hides the categories names.see attached image

  • Casual Listener
  • iPhone X, ios 12 the iOS bottlm bar hides the categories names. see attached image  
  • Loxer
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Private Collaborative Playlist No Longer Showing Who Added a Song

Hello! I’m a premium family account user. I’m on an iPhone X on iOS12 (though this issue was happening before I upgraded to iOS 12). My girlfriend and I have shared a private collaborative playlist for over a year now. It would always show me before,...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hello!   I’m a premium family account user. I’m on an iPhone X on iOS12 (though this issue was happening before I upgraded to iOS 12).    My girlfriend and I have shared a private ...
  • sissy2124
  • Casual Listener
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Solved!! [Mobile] Home page shows the error

PlanPremiumCountryPolandDeviceiPhone 7Operating SystemiOS 12 My Question or IssueFor a week, such an error shows me. I tried to uninstall, clear the cache and nothing helps.

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  • Plan Premium Country Poland Device iPhone 7 Operating System iOS 12   My Question or Issue For a week, such an error shows me. I tried to uninstall, clear the cache and nothing he...
  • Loxer
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Spotify slow to launch, then sluggish when running for a while

Plan: PremiumCountry: UK Device (iPhone X)Operating System (iOS 12) My Question or Issueapp takes about 10 secs to lauch. after the app is running for a while, when i try to pause a song (either from home screen or from the app itself) it is so slow ...

  • Regular
  • Plan: Premium Country: UK   Device (iPhone X) Operating System (iOS 12)   My Question or Issue app takes about 10 secs to lauch.   after the app is running for a while, when ...
  • Loxer
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Bring back the back/repeat button for songs on playlists

PlanPremiumCountryUS DeviceiPhone Xs MaxOperating SystemiOS 11 My Question or IssueSpotify removed the ability to go back to play previous songs in a playlist. Where the back button used to be is now a button that allows you to like or dislike the so...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country US  Device iPhone Xs Max Operating System iOS 11   My Question or Issue Spotify removed the ability to go back to play previous songs in a playlist. Where the...
  • Loxer
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Not showing full playlist.

PlanPremiumCountrySweden DeviceIphone 6SOperating SystemIOS 11 Hi! I have a problem with my playlists. They are pretty large (around 150-200 songs).The thing is that my playlists doesn't have all the songs that I added to them. About 20-30 songs disa...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country Sweden   Device Iphone 6S Operating System IOS 11   Hi!  I have a problem with my playlists. They are pretty large (around 150-200 songs). The thing is...
  • mannenjacob
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Distorted sound when using EQ on iPhone XS

When using iPhone XS over Bluetooth, increasing lows even slightly will result in very distorted sound. Happens when using AAC and SBC codecs, on two different target devices. This doesn't happen when I am using the lightning port, nor did it happen ...

  • Casual Listener
  • When using iPhone XS over Bluetooth, increasing lows even slightly will result in very distorted sound.  Happens when using AAC and SBC codecs, on two different target devices.   Thi...
  • Loxer
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Ipad 2 unable to get app

Good afternoon . After deteting the app on my iPad 2 I want to put it back on . When I try going into the apps store then going to updates and from there I tried to go into purchases and re install the app it won't re install . I've looked and the ve...

  • Newbie
  • Good afternoon .  After deteting the app on my iPad 2 I want to put it back on . When I try going into the apps store then going to updates and from there I tried to go into purchases and re in...
  • Loxer
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Superuser Contribution Queued songs leaving a gap

PlanPremiumCountry EnglandDeviceiPhone 7Operating SystemiOS 11 My Question or Issue When I queue a song the song doesn’t show up but it does still play in order, had this problem for a week or so now, wondering how to fix it.

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country  England Device iPhone 7 Operating System iOS 11   My Question or Issue  When I queue a song the song doesn’t show up but it does still play in order, ha...
  • Peter
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Help me turn off the ability to have random people use my device as a playback.

Hey community. I need some help. Lately during my commute to my classes, at random times my Spotify will connect to a random PS4 or Desktop that I have 0 idea who they are. I’m not connected to WI-FI or is my Bluetooth on! Within those seconds, they ...

  • Newbie
  •   Hey community. I need some help. Lately during my commute to my classes, at random times my Spotify will connect to a random PS4 or Desktop that I have 0 idea who they are. I’m not connected ...
  • Loxer
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