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Listen offline

No internet? No problem!

With Spotify Premium, download music so it’s available everywhere you go, even without an internet connection.

You can download up to 3,333 songs per device, on a maximum of 3 different devices. So, you can download music to your desktop, mobile, and tablet.

Note: You can download albums, playlists you follow, playlists you create, and podcasts.

Select your device below for more information.

Note: An internet connection is initially required for downloading content.  

  1. Select a playlist you want to download.
  2. Switch on Download

The Downloaded symbol  will appear to the right of the playlist name once it’s finished downloading. 

Offline mode 

You will automatically enter Offline Mode any time you lose your internet connection.

If you want to manually set your desktop app to Offline Mode:

Mac

  1. Open Spotify.
  2. Click Spotify in the Apple menu at the top of the screen.
  3. Select Offline Mode.

Windows

  1. Open Spotify
  2. Click File in the Windows menu at the top of the screen.
  3. Select Offline Mode.

Note: An internet connection is initially required for downloading content.  

By default, downloading over your mobile data connection (3/4G) is disabled. To enable it:

  1. Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Select Download using cellular.

Tip: We recommend downloading over WiFi to avoid mobile data charges.

Download playlists, albums, or podcasts 

  1. Select the album, playlist, or podcast you want to download.
  2. Switch on Download.

The Downloaded symbol  indicates the download is complete.

Download all the songs saved in Your Library

  1. Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Songs.
  3. Switch on Download.

Offline mode

You will automatically enter Offline Mode any time you lose your internet connection. If you want to manually set your iPhone to Offline Mode:

  1. Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Tap Playback.
  4. Switch on Offline.

Note: An internet connection is initially required for downloading content.  

By default, downloading over your mobile data connection (3/4G) is disabled. To enable it:

  1. Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Select Download using cellular.

Tip: We recommend downloading over WiFi to avoid mobile data charges.

Download playlists, albums, or podcasts 

  1. Select the album, playlist, or podcast you want to download.
  2. Switch on Download.

Download all the songs saved in Your Library

  1. Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Songs.
  3. Switch on Download.

Offline mode

You will automatically enter Offline Mode any time you lose your internet connection. If you want to manually set your Android to Offline Mode:

  1. Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Under Playback, switch on Offline.

Having trouble downloading music to your device? Check out our listen offline troubleshooting guide