We have seen different complain from people that their Spotify crashing all of a sudden. So if you are among those that their Spotify is no longer working on their iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and the iPhone XS Max. Below is five ways that can help you to fix it.
- 1 How to Fix Spotify Crashing on iPhone XS, XR & XS Max
- 2 1. Close And Reopen Spotify
- 3 2. Check Spotify’s Servers
- 4 3. Restart Your iPhone XR
- 5 4. Ensure Your Wi-Fi Or Cellular Data Connection is Stable on your iPhone XS
- 6 5. Update your Spotify on Your iPhone XS Max
- 7 6. Delete And Reinstall The Spotify App
How to Fix Spotify Crashing on iPhone XS, XR & XS Max
Below are have listed methods that will help you to fix Spotify not working on your iPhone XS series. Just follow along and don’t miss any steps until Spotify starts working on your iPhone.
1. Close And Reopen Spotify
This is the simplest way to fix Spotify not working on your iPhone. All you need to do is to close the app on your iPhone 11 and then reopen it. Closing it can fix some bugs on the app that is causing it not to open. To close the app, swipe up from the bottom to the center of the screen and then Swipe Spotify up and off at the top of the screen to close it. After that, open it and see if the problem is resolved.
2. Check Spotify’s Servers
Is Spotify Servers down? It could be possible, So without wasting your time, the wise thing to do is to check if Spotify servers are down. You should know that when Spotify servers are down, you will experience some crash and unusual bugs on the app. You can check the severs here. Just make sure that Spotify and Spotify Direct Control has the green check next to it.
3. Restart Your iPhone XR
This is easy to do. And sometime after closing the Spotify app, restarting your iPhone may be all that you need to fix the Spotify not working on your device. To restart your iPhone 11, press and hold the volume up or down button and the side button simultaneously. Keep holding until the Slide To Power Off appears on your screen. Then swipe the icon and wait about 30 seconds. After that, turn your phone On by pressing and holding the side button.
4. Ensure Your Wi-Fi Or Cellular Data Connection is Stable on your iPhone XS
If you already have a Spotify Premium account, you can sync your music to your device and then play this save songs without Wifi or internet connection. However, if your songs are not saved, you will need an internet connection to listen to them. So make sure your wifi is on or your internet connection is stable.
You can do this by going to Settings -> Wi-Fi on your iPhone. Make sure that the switch next to Wifi is on and a blue checkmark appears on the name next to wifi. You can also try goggling the switch off and on again.
Furthermore, if you are using cellular data, go to Settings -> Cellular. Now make sure that the switch next to Cellular Data is on. You can also turn it off and then on again.
5. Update your Spotify on Your iPhone XS Max
Apps developer always releases regular updates that fix some bugs on the app. So you need to make sure that all apps on your iPhone are running on the latest update.
To do that, go to App Store and tap on your account icon in the upper right-hand corner of your screen. Now scroll down to the app updates section and check if an update is available for Spotify. Tap and update it if any is available.
6. Delete And Reinstall The Spotify App
If the five methods above did not fix the Spotify not working on your iPhone XR, the last resolution is to delete the app. Doing this will not delete your Spotify account or subscription.
So feel free to follow the troubleshooting. To delete Spotify, hold the app icon and a drop-down box will appear. Tap Edit Home Screen and a minus box will appear. Just tap on the X icon, then tap Delete to uninstall Spotify.
After that, you can install it back by going to the App Store, using the search bar, tap Spotify, and then tap on the cloud icon to reinstall it back on your iPhone.
Hopefully, Spotify is now working on your iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and the iPhone XS Max. Use the comment box if you have any questions to ask and don’t forget to share this post as well.