Questions tagged [spotify]

Spotify is a Swedish commercial music streaming, podcast and video service that provides digital rights management-protected content from record labels and media companies.

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Media keeps pausing randomly MacOS High Sierra. Spotify/iTunes/Quicktime

I'm on a mid-2012 MBP and I've started having this issue since upgrading to High Sierra. Sometimes it'll pause the media and start back on its own or sometimes it'll just stop it completely and I'll ...
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Xcode wants to access DeviceManager in your keychain and tells me to add Spotify to Accessibility

Every now and again (when I plug my iPhone into my Mac with Xcode open), I get the following dialog: The only problem is when I click 'Allow' or 'Allways allow', it pops up with this: Should I trust ...
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Keyboard shortcut for in-application action (Spotify play/pause) from another application

Is there a way to write a script, get an app, automator, or etc that would make spotify play/pause with a keyboard shortcut such as cmd+alt+shift+p that would work from outside of Spotify? In other ...
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Bluetooth speakers controls don't work with Spotify on macOS

I own the UE Boom 2, a bluetooth speaker that has "Tap Controls" that allow pause, play and skip track. These features work fine when I'm using iTunes or soundcloud, but when I use the Spotify app, ...
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iOS: Other music app via dock connector

I have an iPhone connected to external audio equipment via the dock connector. The phone is equipped with three apps for playing audio: Apple Music, Apple Podcasts and Spotify. I would like to use ...
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Spotify Mac: Is there way to “Like” currently playing song using a shortcut?

I don't want to open spotify app every time to like the song i'm listening. I'd like to just press a global shortcut button to like current song while working in another app. Is there way to do it?
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How to define keyboard shortcut for “Save to your Music” Functionality for Spotify

I really love the Spotify app. When I like some songs on Spotify, I'm using "Save to Your Music" to add songs to my Spotify library. But this requires switching applications and using the mouse, so I ...
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Can I set Chrome to start Spotify from weblinks?

How can I set my Mac to open the Spotify application when I click on a weblink? While I have the appropriate preference set in Spotify... ... all Spotify URLs still open in the web player. (Almost ...
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How can I make Siri play a song on Spotify on macOS?

After saying Hey Siri play xx on Spotify the assistant responds with You'll need to update Spotify before I can help with that. When I click on the App Store button, there aren't any results for ...
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Is it possible to change priority of focus for `play, next, previous` buttons for a specific app

I want to use Pause, Previous and Next buttons to control for Spotify. Only if Spotify is open they can control it. But along with Spotify when I open Apple Music app, if I hit them, they will control ...
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Karabiner not repeating shell command in “to_if_held_down” block

I want to map my mouse button 5 such that option + button 5 skips to the next track if pressed once, and if held down it continuously skips forward by 10 seconds. I've added the following rule to ...
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How to detect what program uses music control keys

I've got a problem with music control keys (F7-F9) from some time now. I'm using Spotify as my main music player and sometimes these keys just stop working. Of course when I start watching YT video ...
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Applescript - how to control multiple instances of the same application

I have 2 instances of the same application (e.g. Firefox, Chrome, Spotify, etc) and I'm trying to control one specific instance by PID or other methods via Applescript and the app specific methods. E....
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Bluetooth headset controller buttons stopped working on macbook pro

Up until today all of the buttons on my Sony headphones worked in controlling my Spotify app. I could play/pause skip tracks etc. After having a meeting on zoom today, all of the buttons except ...
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Is it possible to control Spotify on Apple TV 4K using Siri?

I have an Apple TV 4K, and have installed the Spotify app. This works well to browse and play music on Spotify when using the remote. Is it possible to find and play music on the Spotify app using ...
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Caps lock to change input language disabled by Spotify.app

I use caps lock to change input language, but when Spotify.app is ON caps lock behaves like normal caps lock. Any ideas how to get def macOS functionality back? I looked through Spotify.app settings ...
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iTunes 12.2 import playlist issue

I branched Exportify to output in an iTunes friendly format, and have used it to move my Spotify playlists over to iTunes. It mostly works, except the import process seems incapable of adding songs ...
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Is there a way to fine tune which folders inside a source are included as local files in spotify?

I have installed spotify on my mac quite some time ago, and I'm very happy with it, except for one thing: the local files feature. When I select iTunes as a source of local files, it also includes ...