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Spotify causes system (UI) freeze

Normally your are working normally on Ubuntu 14.04 / 16.04 with Spotify installed (although this can apply to other programs too) and suddenly the UI is frozen.
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How to get spotify in Ubuntu?

I had spotify installed in my laptop running Ubuntu 14.04, but recently I had to format and clean install Ubuntu. Now when I try to install spotify using the repository mentioned on their website it ...
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Openbox commands to use the media keys (play, stop, next, prev) in Spotify

Does someone know which OpenBox commands I can use with Spotify? In the following post they are using it with clementine and it doesn't work with Spotify: Add support for media keys (play, stop, ...
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How a can I use output audio of Spotify in Jack? [closed]

I want to use jack system audio to listen my music from Spotify.
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Spotify wont open

I clicked the icon and nothing happened,so then I opened up terminal and typed in Spotify and received the following... spotify: error while loading shared libraries: libudev.so.1: cannot open shared ...
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No Spotify notifications

How do I disable Spotify notifications? Remove spotify pop-up notification when a song starts doesn't work, as there's nothing called "notification" in the ~/.config/spotify/Users/[Spotify user name]-...
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Major problems after trying to install Spotify

I wanted to get the Spotify Linux app but I must have stuffed up the relatively simple instructions as now I can't update anything and I keep getting notifications telling me a major error has ...
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sudo prompt in terminal doesn't enter [duplicate]

I am trying to install Spotify on Ubuntu 16.04. I type the command into the terminal sudo apt-key adv... etc. and hit enter. It prompts me for the password and when I type on the keyboard nothing ...
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When installing Spotify I get an error

This is the error I get installing spotify: Errors were encountered while processing: /var/cache/apt/archives/spotify-client_1%3a1.0.28.89.gf959d4ce-37_amd64.deb E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg ...
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Media keys play/stop/next/prev wont work in Spotify

Im new in ubuntu, and I cant use my media buttons . Im using xubuntu 14.04.4 LTS and Spotify 1.0.25.127.g58007b4c. How can I make them work?
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Can't access to certain webs

I've installed Ubuntu 15.10 and from the start I couldn't access certain websites (and their services). For example, I can't access spotify web (in various browsers, chrome gives "ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE")...
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Spotify does not launch (starts) on Ubuntu 14.04

I just got ubuntu and i tried to get spotify for it I found this https://www.spotify.com/ec/download/linux/ I did that exact thing... the program appeared in my system. everything was alright. Now ...
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How can I use the Discover functionality under Spotify?

Under Ubuntu clicking the Discover button of Spotify results in an completely empty white page. The Browse menu entry is missing entirely. Under "About spotify" it states that it is version 0.9.4....
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How can I find a folder that starts with a .? [duplicate]

I've just read this answer about changing Spotify preferences, but I don't understand; where can I find the file ~/.config/spotify/Users/[Spotify user name]-user/prefs to be able to edit it? Do I have ...
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Trying to install Spotify

I am kind of new to Ubuntu and I have been trying to install Spotify for hours. I have tried the following commands sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 --recv-keys ...
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Spotify in wine opens with black screen

This is what I'm seeing I have installed the windows version of spotify in ubuntu version 15.10 using wine but when i try to open it using the desktop shortcut I get a title bar saying spotify and a ...
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No sound in applications like spotify, firefox and google chrome

I have no sound in applications like spotify, firefox and google-chrome. On chromium on the other hand, my sound works just fine. Can you guys help me out?
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Spotify won't launch on Ubuntu 15.10

I am new to Ubuntu, and I managed to install Spotify on my machine. Trouble is, it won't launch. No error codes or popups whatsoever. I was hoping the salution could be similar to using the command in ...
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Is there a music streaming service that actually works on Ubuntu/Linux?

I tried downloading Spotify via terminal and thru Clementine. Nothing. I like sites like Spotify and Rhapsody because one can listen/stream full albums on demand. THAT's a must. Thanks
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ubuntu software center does not open after tried to install spotify

i tried to install spotify on my computer (using Ubuntu since 1 week) i dont know anything about ubuntu and the installation failed finally now the Ubuntu software center does not open i tried that :...
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Adding applications section under “Sound” as an indicator

May i learn any way to achieve that via a GUI indicator and have a sound mixer for each of the applications (such as spotify and skype) to set the volume differently?? Think the section shown on ...
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Opening Spotify shows “Failed loading skin”

Yep, suddenly when I try to open Spotify it shows me this message: Output when executing from terminal: 15:32:38.744 I [breakpad.cpp:110 ] Registered Breakpad for product: spotify ...
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“Can't install libgconf-2-4 (3.2.6-2ubuntu1)” while trying to install Spotify

I'm trying to install Spotify but and it leads me to this error. Any solution to this?
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Removing popup notifications on Spotify Ubuntu

This is the issue (and solution) I'm talking about: Remove spotify pop-up notification when a song starts However in terminal when I run the first command I receive a Permission denied error...any ...
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[Ubuntu 15.04]Error 117-spotify

Help me with this!I don't know why this is happening.I've tried proxy settings and all
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Can not install Spotify on 15.10: libssl0.9.8 problem

Finished the first three steps given here However after performing step 4 that is ~$ sudo apt-get install spotify-client I get the following output Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Discovery in spotify app does not work in Ubuntu

my spotify app on linux does not work to discover function. How do I fix this? With the same spotify app for Linux, also I had a problem on the radio, but I could fix the problem .. But the problem ...
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Missing app icon in panel

I installed deb Spotify package and edited desktop file - I chose my own Spotify icon to be shown. The problem is that icon is not displayed in the panel end when Alt+tabbing. Please help :) Bugged ...
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How to install latest Spotify testing version?

The stable Spotify client on Linux has not been updated for a while. Is there a way to install the latest (testing) version which includes some new features ?
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Unable to install Spotify on Ubuntu 15.04. Where do I find package spotify-client?

I have followed the basic instructions that Spotify.com provides, running the commands. But after running them all I get a message saying "Unable to locate package spotify-client". Now, I read ...
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WiFi does not connect anymore after libgcrypt

I am a total beginner in Ubuntu. I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and everything was working fine, until I tried to install Spotify. This required the installation of libgcrypt11, which was succesfull. ...
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Spotify xdg-open fails, while doing the same open directly works

When I execute spotify spotify:track:7u9Vkw4xWtGNjao5uz3fJV, I can freely listen to the linked track. But doing xdg-open spotify:track:7u9Vkw4xWtGNjao5uz3fJV, I get "Link not found" error in Spotify....
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Missing tray icon indicator in recent Spotify versions?

I installed the latest Spotify version 1.0.14.124.g4dfabc51. I noticed that version => 1.0 no longer seem to show a tray icon indicator, and thus their windows cannot be minimised. Is there a way ...
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Spotify crashes Ubutnu 14.04?

When I launch spotify in full screen mode and go to starred section the system crashes then comes back with everything closed and user locked, whereas in non-full screen mode it runs just fine. It ...
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command not found: spotify-client

I tried to install Spotify from this tutorial http://itsfoss.com/install-spotify-ubuntu-1504/ and when I launched it from the terminal is said command not found. How do I fix this?
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How to Uninstall Spotify forever

i have a problem in my pc, i want to uninstall spotify but im not able to do that. http://i.imgur.com/smHhH6j.png I used synaptic to do it but didnt work for me. I want to uninstall it because its ...
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How to install libavcodec54 in ubuntu vivid?

Apparently spotify needs libavcodec54 (or 53 or 52) to play local mp3 files. Unfortunately - it doesn't work with libavcodec56 which is in Vivid. I tried symlinking libavcodec56 under name of *54, ...
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How can I secure Spotify with AppArmor?

I have Spotify installed from their repo, by following these instructions. But I am concerned about the security ramifications of having proprietary code running on my machine - since it's not ...
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Blockify won't run

Blockify mutes Spotify during ad's. I installed it through the fixed version (ctrl-f the link) on to Xubuntu. When I tried to run Blockify from the terminal (having already run Spotify), I got: No ...
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Is Spotify broken at the moment? Ubuntu 14.04

Tried removing and installing again, but no matter what I can't get it to work. "Spotify is already running, but not responding. Please close it and try again" regardless of what I do. Tried removing ...
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Installing Spotify via 32 bit lubuntu, processor supports 64 bit. Is it possible to get it to work?

I'm running a laptop that has the ability to run 64 bit (It's dual-booting 32 bit Lubuntu and 64 bit Vista, reason being is it has a mere 2 GB ram) and I'm attempting to install Spotify. My machine is ...
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Update error message [duplicate]

W: An error occurred during the signature verification. The repository is not updated and the previous index files will be used. GPG error: http://repository.spotify.com stable InRelease: The ...
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How to optimize spotify loading?

Will having 0 playlists allow spotify to load faster? I feel that when I run it (from the command line) playback is very very slow for the first couple of minutes, and a lot of lines are appearing on ...
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Cannot install spotify

I'm having problems installing the spotify client on Ubuntu 14.04. I've installed the latest updates, but it dind't change anything. Here's what I've done: First I ran: deb http://repository....
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I can't find the Linux Version of Spotify in my Software center

So, I'm a total new kid to Ubuntu, and I tried to install Spotify using the steps from the Spotify preview build for Linux page. I then did all the steps and saw everything loading correctly but when ...
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Problem installing Spotify on LXDE - E: Unable to locate package spotify-client

I am very new to Linux and am using LXDE (Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS) and seem to have a problem installing spotify. I have looked around and couldn't find this specific problem, I hope I am not asking the ...
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Installing Spotify

Hi everyone I'm attempting to install spotify, I've been running linux for less than 24 hours so please cut me some slack if this seems trivial. Here is a link to the webpage https://www.spotify.com/...
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libudev.so.0 not found when trying to run spotify [duplicate]

I am trying to run Spotify on Ubuntu 15.04, but I got the following error: spotify: error while loading shared libraries: libudev.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory I ...
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Download Spotify on Ubuntu Linux [duplicate]

I am a self-employed I.T. I was wondering if there was a way to download Spotify to Ubuntu Linux. I have the newest update. Thanks, Hunter
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How to Add a Monochrome Spotify Indicator Icon?

Spotify's green colored "tray" icon looks out of place on Ubuntu's Unity bar, next to the other monochrome icons. In addition to the color, the size of the icon is a bit too large. How can an ...