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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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Superuser Contribution Shuffle only works on wifi

I have been a spotify premium user for years and within the last year, my spotify has stopped allowing me to shuffle when using cellular data but does shuffle on wifi. I have deleted the app multiple times, and reinstalled. Updated my phone, etc. Wha...

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  • I have been a spotify premium user for years and within the last year, my spotify has stopped allowing me to shuffle when using cellular data but does shuffle on wifi.   I have deleted the app...
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iOS app crashing when disconnecting from car

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceiPhone 12/Car thingOperating SystemiOS 16.5.1 My Question or IssueWhen getting out of my car, the app continues to play, the iOS media controls fail to respond and the app UI freezes, requiring a force quit to end...

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  •   Plan Premium Country United States Device iPhone 12/Car thing Operating System iOS 16.5.1   My Question or Issue When getting out of my car, the app continues to play, the iOS ...
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Superuser Contribution Spotify randomly stops music every 30-40 seconds

PlanPremiumCountryIsraelDeviceiPhone 11Operating SystemiOS 16.3.1 My Question or Issuehey, every song I’m playing just stops randomly every 30 to 40 seconds or so,it’s really annoying and I don’t know what to do anymore I tried everything restarting ...

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  • Plan Premium Country Israel Device iPhone 11 Operating System iOS 16.3.1   My Question or Issue hey, every song I’m playing just stops randomly every 30 to 40 seconds or so,it’s really...
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songs liked before a certain update dont trigger now playing when opening app on ios

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDevice(iPhone 12 Pro)Operating System(iOS 16.5.1) My Question or Issuei couldnt fit the whole thing in the subject but idk how to shorten it. i play a song on pc and go on my phone to get the link for the song to send i...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States Device (iPhone 12 Pro) Operating System (iOS 16.5.1)   My Question or Issue i couldnt fit the whole thing in the subject but idk how to shorten it. i...
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Superuser Contribution One episode of aPodcast won’t play. It’s China Unscripted #210

I am trying to switch my podcasts from YT. I’m on IOS. So I find this episode here, and would like to play it. I click it, it says it’s playing but there is no audio, and the playback is frozen at 0:00. I can skip ahead, but it freezes on that time s...

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  • I am trying to switch my podcasts from YT. I’m on IOS. So I find this episode here, and would like to play it. I click it, it says it’s playing but there is no audio, and the playback is frozen at 0:...
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Cómo instalo Spotify en IOS 9.3.5 sin haber tenido nunca una cuenta Apple??

Estoy intentanto instalar Spotify en un iPad viejo que me han regalado con IOS 9.3.5 y me dice que no puedo sino tengo IOS 10, pero es incompatible.Tampoco puedo hacerlo desde la cuenta apple, porque es nueva y nunca he tenido una antes.Se puede de a...

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  • Estoy intentanto instalar Spotify en un iPad viejo que me han regalado con IOS 9.3.5 y me dice que no puedo sino tengo IOS 10, pero es incompatible. Tampoco puedo hacerlo desde la cuenta apple, porq...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Downloading a plalist on my phone skippes songs from local files

PlanPremiumCountrySwedenDeviceiPhone SE 2020Operating SystemiOS 16.5.1 My Question or IssueI have made a playlist with songs from local files on my computer. When trying to download the playlist on my phone all of the songs from local files are skipp...

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden Device iPhone SE 2020 Operating System iOS 16.5.1   My Question or Issue I have made a playlist with songs from local files on my computer. When trying to d...
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution I cannot log in on the app

I logged out of Spotify on my iphone last night so that I could do something on my children's account. When I went to log back into my account today it won't let me back in. I usually hit "connect with Facebook" and have never had a problem with it. ...

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  • I logged out of Spotify on my iphone last night so that I could do something on my children's account. When I went to log back into my account today it won't let me back in. I usually hit "connect wi...
  • Eni
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Solved!!Superuser Contribution Fast Forward/Rewind was removed and no longer works when holding down the forward/back arrow

The latest update (8.8.28.416) broke the fast forward/rewind buttons when holding down the forward/back arrows, making it impossible to use this on CarPlay/in the car. Why was this removed?! Add it back please! Makes Spotify unusable to me!

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  • The latest update (8.8.28.416) broke the fast forward/rewind buttons when holding down the forward/back arrows, making it impossible to use this on CarPlay/in the car. Why was this removed?! Add it b...
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Running Mix BPM is Incorrect

Recently I started running again, and love the Running Mix and ability to run with tempo matched songs. It helps a lot with setting my pace, and it's really a great feature. I just wanted to point out a bug related to the song's actual tempo. I'm not...

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  • Recently I started running again, and love the Running Mix and ability to run with tempo matched songs. It helps a lot with setting my pace, and it's really a great feature.   I just wanted to...
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BMW Carplay - sound level of Spotify

Belgium DeviceIphone Hi All,Does anybody have the same experience with BMW & CarPlay. I have a BMW X2 from 2 years ago. And the Spotify via Carplay works fine, but the volume is very very low. The normal sound level is already nice & clear and high o...

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  • Belgium  Device Iphone      Hi All, Does anybody have the same experience with BMW & CarPlay. I have a BMW X2 from 2 years ago. And the Spotify via Carplay works fine, b...
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Add views and timestamp on iPad

I found having the timestamp and views was very convenient - one can only see the amount of views/listens on the top 5 songs of the artist’s profile.

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  • I found having the timestamp and views was very convenient - one can only see the amount of views/listens on the top 5 songs of the artist’s profile.
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Offline Download

Spotify App Version8.8.52.521Operating SystemiOS 16.5. (c)Issuewhen downloading song to save offline; counter of number of songs left gets stuck and does not advance even though more songs seem to download

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  • Spotify App Version 8.8.52.521 Operating System iOS 16.5. (c) Issue when downloading song to save offline; counter of number of songs left gets stuck and does not advance even though more songs ...
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i can't download my liked songs to listen without wifi

i had some trouble with my payment method and already changed cards, but i lost all of my downloaded songs to listen without wifi and now that i'm premium again, i cant download my "liked songs" like, the arrow to download all of the 1232 songs it's ...

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  • i had some trouble with my payment method and already changed cards, but i lost all of my downloaded songs to listen without wifi and now that i'm premium again, i cant download my "liked songs" like...
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Superuser Contribution [Mobile][Playlists] Vibration stops when editing playlist of 500 songs in iOS app

When editing a playlist in spotify iOS app version 8.8.52.521, when select the last music of the playlist and try to scroll the song to the top, a vibration starts but when doing this in a playlist that have over 500 songs, could be less too, the vib...

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  • When editing a playlist in spotify iOS app version 8.8.52.521, when select the last music of the playlist and try to scroll the song to the top, a vibration starts but when doing this in a playlist t...
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The Smart Shuffle dialog obscures the shuffle button, and is both long-lived /and/ undismissible.

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceiPhone 14 ProOperating SystemiOS 16 My Question or IssueIn my queue view, the Smart Shuffle dialog that "helpfully" informs me that recommended songs have been added to my queue completely covers up the shuffle button. It wo...

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  • Plan Premium Country US Device iPhone 14 Pro Operating System iOS 16   My Question or Issue In my queue view, the Smart Shuffle dialog that "helpfully" informs me that recommended song...
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Superuser Contribution Can’t no longer hide followers/following on public profile?

PlanPremiumCountrySweden DeviceIphone 14 proOperating System(iOS 16.5.1Version8.8.52.521Yesterday i noticed that i no longer can choose to hide my followers/following on my public profile. That option has suddenly disappeared from “Privacy & Social”....

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  • ...y public profile. That option has suddenly disappeared from “Privacy & Social”. Can i find it somewhere else?  
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Superuser Contribution local files not showing up on iphone

my local files shows up normally on my windows 11 pc but on my iphone 13 when im trying to sync my local files from my pc to my phone so i can listen to songs that arent on spotify i turned on the option for local files on my iphone but nothing has s...

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  • my local files shows up normally on my windows 11 pc but on my iphone 13 when im trying to sync my local files from my pc to my phone so i can listen to songs that arent on spotify i turned on the op...
  • Dian
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Shuffle button doesn't work (again)

PlanPremiumCountryUnited States DeviceiPhone 8Operating SystemiOS 16.4 My Question or IssueJust installed the app update from 5 days ago and I am once again unable to turn on shuffle. The issue was resolved in the update previous to this one but it's...

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  • Plan Premium Country United States  Device iPhone 8 Operating System iOS 16.4   My Question or Issue Just installed the app update from 5 days ago and I am once again unable to tu...
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Superuser Contribution Opening Spotify app on ios pauses or interrups other media playback.

PlanPremiumCountrySweden DeviceIPhone 12 MiniOperating SystemIOS 15.1.1 Issue Since recently, opening the spotify application on ios results in any other media playback from other apps, such as apple music, bandcamp, soundcloud, pod caster etc to pau...

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  • Plan Premium Country Sweden   Device IPhone 12 Mini Operating System IOS 15.1.1   Issue   Since recently, opening the spotify application on ios results in any other media ...
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