Spotify’s Web Player no longer works on Safari


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Spotify’s Net Participant not helps Safari, reportedly resulting from “current updates” made to the browser, according to Engadget.

Users on Spotify’s community observed the change earlier this week once they tried to open the online participant in Safari. They acquired a message that knowledgeable them that the browser not helps the Net Participant, and directed them to a different browser or the desktop participant.

The corporate’s system requirements page now states that it only supports Chrome, Firefox, Edge, and Opera. A customer support consultant confirmed the change to the discussion board customers, saying that “after current updates, Safari is not a supporter browser for Net Participant,” and however wouldn’t say “if or when any particular options might be again.”

French website Mac Generation (by way of Engadget) speculated that the change might be resulting from a plugin that Spotify makes use of referred to as Widevine Content material Decryption Module, which Safari doesn’t help.

We’ve reached out to Spotify for clarification, and can replace this submit if we hear again.