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How can I get Spotify to play M4A files?

Spotify on Ubuntu 11.10 can only play mp3, does Spotify on Ubuntu support M4A, if so how can I enable this?
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How do I import a Rhythmbox playlist into Spotify?

I have some playlists on Rhythmbox that I would like to import in Spotify but I could not find a way. There's this website called Ivy that lets you import platlists that are in CSV files or in ...
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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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stop spotify client killing mouse

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and when I click in the spotify window, I lose the ability to click the mouse anywhere else. If I have a terminal already open I can run compiz --replace and get the mouse back. If ...
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How do I read this “install Script”? SpotifyController

Spotify Controller. I downloaded the files from the Ubuntu link provided in the aforementioned. Within was an instillation file with instructions, but i have no idea how to read it! Yes, I'm a ...
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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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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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“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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Spotify window size problem

I installed Spotify client on Xubuntu 14.04. What is pretty annoying is that I am not able to fullscreen the window (even when running as sudo - no errors in terminal generated). It also doesn't ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 add and remove icons from the system tray

I have been looking for a solution to remove the Spotify icon form the system tray, running Ubuntu 14.10 with a Unity desktop. I have done my reasearch and found that canonical has removed the com->...
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Suddenly Spotify doesn't work anymore

I've been using Spotify for 18 months without a problem. I use Ubuntu 12.04. Today Spotify stopped and doesn't start anymore. I only see a quick flash of the Spotify-startup-screen and thatś it. I ...
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Spotify not playing local files

Spotify when ran using wine will not play local files (mp3's, wma's). When i open the Containing folder the files are present but when selected from the wine explorer it gives the error message: "...
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How do I fix a “/tmp is not ready or mounted” Error?

I run ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a Lenovo ideapad netbook S10. I Been getting this error a lot, and then I did a fresh install. I had ubuntu only a month now, but the error hadn't started till yesterday ...
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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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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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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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Spotify Linux-preview download error

I'm trying to download the Spotify Linux preview onto to computer, which is running Ubuntu 14.04. I've followed the instructions, inputting the following code: sudo apt-add-repository -y "deb http://...
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Highly distorted sound on stereo but headphone gives perfect output

I am struggling with the audio output of my laptop that's running 12.04 LTS. It was all fine till yesterday. I played the spotify in the web player and abruptly the sound just reduced and I couldnt ...
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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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Why the programs don't connect to internet except for the browser?

I solved a problem of getting a "DNS resolving failed" in my computer, now I can surf through internet with the browser without problems but programs, such as: dropbox, spotify, mendeley desktop doesn'...
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Change current song from lock screen

We have a Sonos box in our office which is connected to my laptop. Music source is Spotify for Ubuntu. Usually I try to skip songs which aren't "office compatible" (like when it's too edgy or so). I'...
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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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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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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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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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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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[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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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 ...