You may be listening to Spotify on a web player and then when you try to find the Settings, you are not able to find it. So, how to find Settings on the Spotify web player? According to the Mash Tips site, on the Spotify web player, there are a number of Spotify features which are missing. So, if you enjoy Spotify on a web player, it will not be the same as enjoying it on desktop apps or mobile apps. Now, how about settings on the Spotify web player? Is it available? Let’s find out the information about Settings on Spotify web player below.
Finding Spotify Settings on Web Player
In 2019, there was a user who asked on Community Spotify about accessing the settings page on web player and he said that he could not download the desktop app because he had a chromebook. And the response is that now there is no settings option in the web player and if your chromebook is Google Play Store enabled, you are able to download the Android version of the Spotify app from the Google Play Store. If you use the Spotify app on your Chromebook, you will be able to use Premium features like finding settings and downloading music for offline listening.
Well, from that explanation, we can understand that on Web Player, there is no Settings option. If you want to access Settings, you have to access Spotify from apps.
The Way to Access the Spotify Web Player
Spotify can be accessed through mobile apps, desktop apps, and web player. If you want to access it through a web player, you can do that in any modern browser. The thing that you have to do to access Spotify web player is to access open.spotify.com. You can access it on your Firefox, Chrome, Safari or another browser. However, you have to make sure that you have a Spotify account and if you do not have it, you can create it first.
Let’s say that you are not signed in or you do not have an account yet. If so, you will see a preview of the web player, but you actually cannot play music.
So, if you have an account, you have to log in to Spotify by clicking on the Login button which can be found at the top right of the window. However, if you are new to Spotify which means that you do not have a Spotify account, you have to create an account by clicking on the Sign Up button. For your information, you are able to make a new account by using your email or Facebook account.
After logging in, you are able to listen to music or podcasts there.
Features on Spotify Web Player
According to the Online Tech Tips, here are the features on Spotify web player where it includes the ability to search music, play music, access your libraries, and view and make new music playlists.
You are able to see the Home feature on the left sidebar. If you choose the Home option, it will take you to Spotify Web Player’s main screen where you are able to find and play music. In this screen, there are also music recommendations, playlists which are made for you, your recently played songs, and more. We can say that Home page is where you start to explore Spotify.
The Search feature can be found in the left under Home feature. You can use this feature if you want to search for your favorite music. If you click on that feature, it will open Spotify’s standard search page. There, you are able to type your search queries. On the search field, you are able to enter the singer or the title of the song.
- Your Library
Your Library can be found under the Search feature option in the left side of the screen. In the Your Library, you are able to see your personalized content. If you choose this option, you will be able to see the playlists, podcasts, artists, and albums that you follow on this platform. If you find that Your Library section is empty, it is because you have not yet followed any item.
- Create Playlist
Under Your Library feature in the left side of the screen, you can find the Create Playlist feature. You can choose this option, if you want to create a new playlist for your songs. Then, you are able to enter a name for your playlist and add songs to it. For your information, this playlist syncs with your Spotify account which means that you can see it on all your devices every time you use the same account.
- Liked Songs
Liked Songs can be found under the Create Playlist option on the left side. This option contains all your liked songs. If you tap on the heart icon for a song in Spotify, the song will be added to this Liked Songs list. If you are a new user of Spotify and you have not liked a song yet, you can click on the Find Songs button to find a song that you like to add on this list.
At the top right of the homepage of Spotify, there is an Upgrade button near your username. If you click on the Upgrade button, it means that you want to upgrade your Spotify account. If you click on it, you will see a new tab with information about the plan that you can choose for your Spotify account.
- Your Name
At the top right of the home screen near Upgrade, there is your name. If you click on your name, it will show various options for your account. If you click your name, there will be some options such as Account, Profile, Upgrade to Premium and Log Out.
- Music Player
If you play a music track, there will be a mini-player at the bottom of the Spotify web player. You can use that player to control the playback of your Spotify music. In that mini player, there is a heart icon, shuffle icon, previous button, play/ pause button, next button and also enable repeat button. There is also a Lyrics button, Queue button, volume, and connect to a device button.
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