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[All Platforms][Other] Stop testing stuff on random people

Status: Inactive Idea

Some time ago, i had a problem with my Desktop App, so that my searchbar magically dissapeared into thin air.

 

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But that only seemed to be the case for my account (and some others, which you can see here), since friends and family still had it, even on the same computer.

Seeing, that this was account based, i contacted the Spotify support on Twitter, asking for help. They just told me that i should try to reinstall Spotify, which i had already done, but did once again, just to be sure. It didn't help.

 

Turns out, Spotify seems to test new things on users, whithout their consent. That bothers me, because spotify does have an Alpha and Beta programm, so why test things on users, who just want to enjoy their music? Having my searchbar removed bothered me quite a lot, and i don't want that to happen to others. 

 

So please Spotify, keep tests to users that sign up for your Beta Program, that would be nice!

This idea has been reposted here.

 

Updated on 2020-10-22

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Your idea has been submitted a while ago but unfortunately hasn't gathered enough kudos. In order to keep an overview of the active ideas in this forum, we will close this idea for now. However, this does not mean that your idea has been declined by Spotify.

If you still feel strongly about your request, we encourage you to post your idea in a little different form again! Maybe now is the right time to receive the support of our community for your suggestion!

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osornios
Status changed to: New Idea

Updated on 2019-10-23

Marked as new idea, which is a repost of this inactive idea.

Luan
Status changed to: Inactive Idea

This idea has been reposted here.

 

Updated on 2020-10-22

Hello!

Your idea has been submitted a while ago but unfortunately hasn't gathered enough kudos. In order to keep an overview of the active ideas in this forum, we will close this idea for now. However, this does not mean that your idea has been declined by Spotify.

If you still feel strongly about your request, we encourage you to post your idea in a little different form again! Maybe now is the right time to receive the support of our community for your suggestion!

Do you have any further questions on how the idea exchange is managed? Just click here.

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