Spotify just like other services might have its problems. One of them is that Spotify keeps pausing on Android, iPhone, Mac, or its Windows 11/10 desktop app. Here’s how to fix it.
This issue turns out to be more common. Some experience their Spotify app always pauses itself when playing any song, podcast, playlist, or artist every few minutes, and they have to manually tap Play again to continue listening. It’s more annoying than just Spotify having no sound.
Fortunately, there are ways. There are a few things you can do to fix this kind of issue on the Spotify app. Regardless of which device you use Spotify on, these suggestions can be applied to fix the issue of Spotify keeps pausing.
Fixing Spotify keeps pausing
Re-install the Spotify app
Spotify app might have its own problems that it has to be reinstalled to be fixed. Uninstalling Spotify can be done by visiting its app page on the Play Store or App Store.
Then, install the app again. Sign in to your Spotify account on the app.
Try signing out of all devices
Spotify has the option that allows you to sign out of all devices, just like Microsoft. This option allows you to make sure your account is always safe, but you can try using it to fix the issue that makes Spotify keeps pausing on its own.
To do this, open the Spotify website, open the Account overview. At the bottom, select Sign out everywhere. You’re required to sign in again on your devices’ Spotify app.
Spotify has this common issue on the app. Hopefully, the above suggestions solve your problem so you can enjoy listening to Spotify without having to press Play again every time it pauses itself.