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A Swedish-founded music streaming service offering streaming of selected music from a range of major and independent record labels.

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Spotify forgets I've liked this song before

I listen to Spotify once in a while, and I "like" some songs once in a while. More often than not, I listen to a song I'm 100% sure I've "liked" in the past, yet it is not marked as such! My ...
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Spotify Web player - previous and next shortcuts

I use keyboard shortcuts for all of my media players, but Spotify's web player (open.spotify.com) seems to be pretty limited in the keyboard shortcuts it provides. I know that Ctrl + left/right ...
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Does Spotify use any data if listening to a downloaded song or playlist?

When I download songs to my device but do not enter "Offline Mode", will Spotify still use data when playing said songs? I can't get a clear yes/no when I research this.
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Add music streaming to Facebook band page

Is there any way to have you music streaming on Facebook? I am in a band and I want to have my band’s music on my band Facebook page but there seems to be no way to do it. You can’t even have a tab ...
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Same Spotify playlist has different number of songs on different devices?

I have a playlist which has 2300 songs on my phone and 2262 songs on my laptop. I find this very frustrating because 38 songs are missing and I have no easy way of finding out which ones they are. ...
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How to copy the tracklist of a Spotify album?

I am browsing an album on Spotify and I would like to copy the list of the tracks (songs) on that album. Is there any way to do that?
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How to import local music file structure to Spotify?

I have a Music Directory, and I need to import all the folders and subfolders to Spotify retaining the same folder structure... Any way to import my music to spotify this way? It's not "artist-Album"...
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Get Alexa to send the current Spotify song to a list

I am thinking about a way to make Alexa send the currently playing song to a list, so whenever I discover a new music I really like I can say "Alexa, get me this song" and she sends this one specific ...
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Can I mitigate Spotify's memory leak?

I need to use Spotify's web player because I cannot install the player on my work PC. Unfortunately I have noticed that after 30 mins - 1 hour of continuous play, Firefox starts lagging; a few moments ...
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Using Spotify Web Player behind proxy

Spotify Web Player https://play.spotify.com does not work behind my company proxy. Is there a way to use Spotify Web Player when behind a company proxy?
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How do I play a specific genre 'radio' on Spotify?

When I search for 'downtempo', it only shows albums, artists, and songs with the word 'downtempo'. How do I play music of the whole genre downtempo? The closest thing they have is playlists with the ...
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How does linking Spotify to Uber effect the Uber experience?

After connecting Spotify will I hear music I like, or that Spotify recommends for me, in the car? What's the effect of this option?
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How do I navigate to the album in Spotify?

When using Spotify web player (https://play.spotify.com/) how can I navigate to the album for the currently playing track?
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How do I recover a deleted Spotify play list?

I accidentally deleted a play list in Spotify, and now I regret it. It was pretty highly customized. Is there any way I can get it back?
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Country specific playlists in Spotify

First time when I used Spotify and created account, I was located in Austria. This location must have got stored in Spotify. Now even if I'm actually living in another country, I still get ...
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Spotify is not working at all after cancelling premium

Everytime I double-click a song in my library (saved, not local) I get an error that the current song cannot be played. I cancelled premium and I've played a few songs in my app, but the desktop ...
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How to search Spotify playlists by song?

In Spotify you can only search for public playlists by playlist title. This is unhelpful for obvious reasons. To demonstrate, a few of my public playlist names: Tiny Danza, Peach World, Works, Jon ...
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How to do advanced search and sorting for public Spotify playlists?

There are more than one billion public playlists available on Spotify. But as far as I can tell, the only way to search for them is to enter a word in the universal search field (I mostly use the ...
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How to change Spotify Facebook login to email login

Is there a way to change my Spotify login from using Facebook to using just email and password?
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Does the Spotify web player (play.spotify.com) user peer-to-peer connections?

Does the spotify web player (play.spotify.com) use p2p transfers to supplement the bandwidth available for streaming directly from their own servers? I know their software client used to do that but I ...
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Why doesn't my Spotify Play Queue & History sync across devices?

I have Spotify Premium. And this past weekend I played a bunch of music from my iPhone while I was out of town. Now I'm back, and I'm on my computer, and I can't figure out what it is that I played. ...
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What does the “plus sign” do in the new Spotify?

Spotify's mobile app and desktop client underwent a pretty drastic (black) redesign. Overall, it's a welcome upgrade. But one change isn't intuitive: Instead of stars there are now "plus signs." When ...
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How do I reorder the tracks in a Spotify playlist using the web player?

I'm using Google Chrome on Windows 7. I can't drag and drop the tracks, and I see no option for changing the order.
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Migrating existing Music to Spotify?

I have a huge folder of music (I don't have iTunes), and I recently got Spotify Premium. I want to match all my local music on Spotify library, removing the local files and only saving those that don'...
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Spotify gift card countries not matching

My father has bought me a gift card from Spotify, from Belgium. I'm from Belgium, but I spend most of my time in the Netherlands, so I usually pay for Spotify with a Dutch credit card. Now, when I try ...
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How to follow a specific friend on Spotify?

It doesn't seem there is any way to search for Facebook friends on Spotify, and then follow them. The Spotify client allows you only to refresh a random list of six friends, and hope to get lucky that ...
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How to disable autoplay on Spotify web site?

Every time the browser starts, the music does too. Rather than navigate away (since I listen a lot) I'd like to simply never, ever hear music from a Spotify tab before pressing Play somewhere. Is it ...
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Is it possible to use Spotify Web without WebSockets?

The Spotify Web Player doesn't appear to load if it cannot establish a WebSockets connect to the Spotify servers. The Chrome developer tools show me that, in my case, it's trying to establish a ...
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How to change profile picture in Spotify?

Is there any way to change one's profile picture in Spotify?
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Is there any way to add “stars” to Spotify? [closed]

iTunes offers users the ability to give songs and albums up to 5 "stars." But Spotify only offers single stars. This makes it difficult to sort tracks and impossible to "dog ear" albums without ...
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How to see what tracks I've sent to friends in Spotify?

I have a Spotify premium account. One of my favorite things about the service is the ease of sharing music with friends. But it doesn't appear there is a way to see all the music I've dragged and ...
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Does Spotify REALLY want my Facebook password? Isn't it against Facebook's privacy policy/TOS?

I'm surprised that Facebook supports them (and yes, they really want Facebook password) As of their policies, it should be disallowed to request password from user's You must not include ...
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Last.fm playlist to Spotify playlist

Is there any easy way to convert a Last.fm playlist, such as this one, to a Spotify playlist? (One which would include, of course, those of the songs that are available on Spotify.) You can export ...
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Is there a way to have temporary playlists in Spotify?

Using Spotify, I listen to a large selection of music and a large selection of playlists [The same happens with my iTunes but that just filled my HD so I use Spotify]. I just want a way to have a ...