And I also guess it's easy for them to find you misusing the feature. The issue is really that the Echo and Sonos are both 'shared' devices in our home i. If you still feel strongly about your request, we encourage you to post your idea in a little different form again! For example, if a student invites his friends on his account, chances are they are probably students too and don't really need to use their friends. Spotify rolled out an explicit content filter a few weeks ago, but it still has limitations compared to other streaming services. It feels like they want no one to use spotify. From time to time, we ask members of a Premium for Family subscription to verify that they are in compliance with those terms.
You may the re-invite the people you want to keep on the plan. Please don't hesitate to ask if you have any more questions regarding this. Plus, the people willing to scam Spotify were probably not paying money in the first place so Spotify actually gains by taking their money. Then I got an email asking me for some proof that these people lived at my address because they could not verify it. If you need to grab the link again perhaps you misplaced it or they deleted the email , you can grab it again by clicking the same slot again. Are there ways to prevent accounts from being flagged? Adding and removing users Managing users on your Spotify Family account also needs to be done from within a browser.
Try resending the invite: Note: Only plan owners can send invites. If you have an available slot, you can invite someone using their email address or by sending them a direct link. Sound like the best solution? Edit: After some more searching on their site I found this great breakdown of how it works, great reference for other people who have the same questions as me! Your idea has been submitted a while ago but unfortunately hasn't gathered enough kudos 25 per year. I then got my sister to invite me for premium under the family account. This subreddit is mainly for sharing playlists. This burned me the other day.
If the person accepting the invite is doing so on the same device it was sent from, make sure the owner who sent the invite has logged out of their account page first. Unfortunately, I won't be able to add on the new Family Sharing plans to my account for my wife and two children unless I give up my discount. Each member of a Premium for Family plan has their own personal account - so you can use your existing account. . On explicit filtering, Spotify is better late than never. Click the link to get started.
I know it's kind of taking advantage of the system, but if you can get 50% off for adding another account into a family plan and have 50% off on a student plan, it should be a possibility. Thanks for getting in touch, I'll be more then happy to help you get sorted out. Hats off to Spotify, because the entire process is painless. When it works, though, redeeming should bring you to the Google Store where you can pick your color of choice. If you still feel strongly about your request, we encourage you to post your idea in a little different form again! Might have to return to Google Play Music. If my wife's at home it will be her. Unfortunately, there is no way to simply revoke someone's access to your Spotify Family account.
Hello Julian, We apologize for the delay in getting back to you. Plus, the people willing to scam Spotify were probably not paying money in the first place so Spotify actually gains by taking their money. Hopefully we answered any questions you might have and cleared up any confusion in this post. You can add whomever the heck you want and remove them from your account whenever you like — you hold all the power. All for one discounted price. If an account gets flagged and they ask for verification is there any way to verify without expressly breaking laws like forging official documents? We couldn't confirm the address for Stacysartandsoul matches yours.
The only possible solution I can find is. You would then sign up again, selecting the number of sub accounts you want. Thanks in advance for your help! For an offer redeemed on May 30, the subscription expiration date would be July 30. Thanks Yes , I guess that would work. All of your account details will remain the same, including any saved music, playlists, and followers.
Once it verifies you will be part of his family plan Edit:a sentence. Even with Google Play, you are only able to listen on one device at a time. For more information on Spotify on Echo,. As you know, the Spotify Family plan lets you get up to five separate Premium accounts with one discounted monthly subscription. Does anyone have any experience with this? I reinvited him and he was sent a message saying that his or my adddress could not be verified, or that they did not coincide.
So if this happens to you, I would suggest say its far simpler, quicker and less hassle to A Create a new account B Get the family administrator to add you're new account to the family C Export playlists from old account D Import all your playlists back into the new account E When and if support get back to you, get them to shut the old account You can do this yourself in minutes rather than fight through the customer support route as it took me weeks. Even worse, you can't make any of these changes from within the mobile or desktop Spotify apps. Yesterday, Spotify announced new changes. Your idea has been submitted a while ago but unfortunately hasn't gathered enough kudos 25 per year. This business model has a huge profit margin, even if you factor in customer acquisition and what they pay the artists. Questions or suggestions about signing up for Spotify Premium for Family with your friends? There are articles from about 6 months ago when Spotify started cracking down. When I signed my friends up to the family plan, it asked me for their address, so I gave them my address.
Adding family members Upgrading your Spotify account to Family isn't a difficult process, but it's not immediately apparent where you need to go to make the change. If you're unable to provide proof, the accounts in question are removed from your plan within 7 days. This idea has been reposted here: Updated: Hello! There is also a 3 month trial of Spotify for only 99c at the moment. I understand that there will be people taking advantage of a double discount by inviting their friends and family to use their student discount, but it would be a negligible disadvantage to Spotify. The number of sub accounts i. Jules Ps Here is the final email ive get from spotify support A real person cool! Note: Only the plan owner the person who subscribed to the plan can manage members on the plan. Bringing it to family plans is an obvious addition, one that would make it more competitive with parents.