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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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How to fix fuzzy spotify icon in the icon tray?

I installed a Spotify client today on my recent Ubuntu 14.04 installation and I realized that the icon in the tray is very distorted: Is there any way to fix this in Ubuntu 14.04? Any help would be ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Are there commands to control the Spotify for Linux preview? (e.g. Pause)?

I am trying to be able to play, pause, chose next track or previous track from command line, but unfortunately no one seems to know how to do this (I have goggled repeatedly). I need it to be 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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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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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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libudev.so.1 not found when trying to run spotify

I am trying to run Spotify on Ubuntu 12.04. It used to work some time ago, when I tried to start it today, I got the following error: spotify: error while loading shared libraries: libudev.so.1: ...
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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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Failed loading skin error message with Spotify

I just started having this problem. It started just a min ago. I'm running Xubuntu 12.04 64-bit. I went to Synaptic and marked the client for reinstall. Didn't work. Marked it for uninstallation, ...
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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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Remove spotify pop-up notification when a song starts

I would like to remove the bubble notifications of spotify that are shown when a new song is being played. This is quite distracting while you are working. I still like the integration within the ...
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How to get the native version of Spotify running?

A while ago Spotify (the streaming music service) came out with a preview for Linux of their client. I have successfully been able to run it on 10.04. Now that I am on 10.10, I cannot seem to find it ...
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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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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 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 ...
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How do you uninstall Spotify Linux Preview on Ubuntu?

I was on PlayOnLinux and saw the Wine version of Spotify and wanted to uninstall the Linux Preview to get the Wine version since it said not enough disk space for the installation so hopefully the ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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Spotify metadata through DBUS with track_notifications disabled

Situation: I've got Ubuntu 14.04, Awesome WM and Spotify Linux Client Version: 0.9.11.27 Custom preference setting: ui.track_notifications_enabled=false in ...
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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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Can't run apps without sudo

I do my research and can't find anything useful, maybe I'm using the wrong keywords, nvm. if I try to run spotify for example I got "Unable to initialize the storage of temporary files" error, but if ...
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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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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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Launch multiple applications with one launcher

I want to launch Spotify and spotify-notifier (for sound menu integration) at the same time using the same launcher. How would I do that? Using 11.04 with Unity.
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Spotify doesn't work after update to 15.04 [duplicate]

Yesterday I updated my Ubuntu from 14.10 to 15.04 but sadly i had to conclude that Spotify doesn't work anymore. Today I installed 15.04 and Spotify again but nothing has changed - Spotify isn't ...
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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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Spotify has stopped working on the latest Ubuntu today, 15.04 [closed]

I installed the latest Ubuntu today, 15.04. Spotify has stopped working. How can it be made to work again? The Unity bar flashes green 4 or 5 times and then stops flashing. There are no error ...
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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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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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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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Issues with CuteSpotify in Ubuntu Phone

I have recently bought an Ubuntu Phone (I am one of the few lucky ones with a BQ 4.5 Ubuntu editon) and I am finding some issues when using Spotify's unoficial client, Cutespotify. First of all, ...
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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 ...
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how to save songs from spotify on pc

it's first time I'm using spotify and I installed spotify for linux on my ubuntu. I can listen to musics but I don't know how to download them on my PC or does it save songs on pc in a feature folder? ...