Against the hostage at Spotify

A huge selection, always new music, pre-made playlists by connoisseurs from all over the world: The advantages of streaming services are on Hand. The comfort, h

Against the hostage at Spotify

A huge selection, always new music, pre-made playlists by connoisseurs from all over the world: The advantages of streaming services are on Hand. The comfort, however, has a downside. You only have so long to access, as long as the subscription is running. Without the account, no music plays.

not only that, But It will disappear also, the playlists, the asterisked Songs, albums and artists. In the times of the Streaming the musical identity of the us consumer depends on the user's account. It is what used to be the record collection – and is more than just a selection of titles and artists.

How we make our music treasures

protect The music collection is an expression of our personality: Whether the Beatles or the Rolling Stones, Prince or Michael Jackson, Züri West, Polo Hofer – we are what we listen to. And even if we don't make our discoveries in record stores and flea markets, but in a gigantic Online Repertoire, unearthing the hidden pearls, so we want to let us these treasures in no case take away.

This can happen in the case of streaming services, but: on the one Hand, a variety of streaming have made services sealing (Rdio, Grooveshark, Mog or Beats Music, to name just a few). On the other hand, they are not immune against technical breakdown and, finally, problems with Pay are not excluded.

What to do about the addiction?

thus arises the question: If we have given a streaming service, even our faith – are we delivered him at the mercy of? Or is it possible to change the provider and its data collected to take with you?

The good news is that There is this possibility now. In the Video, we introduce you to two Apps that allow you to, for example, Spotify to Apple Music can move – or Vice versa. The Apps also support Deezer, LastFM, Napster, Pandora, Tidal, and Youtube Music, plus a few more.

We demonstrate in Detail how the Transfer of playlists, albums and Songs. And we show how to solve the problems that inevitably occur, because the repertoire of the individual streaming services are different.

the first of The two featured Apps Stamp. They are available for Android, iPhone and Desktop. It is free of charge, however, for a Transfer, you need the Pro Version, which can be purchased for 8.90 Swiss francs, as an In-App purchase.

From A to B via App

The second App Song Shift means. It is far more powerful, faster, and more comfortable, but they are available only for the iPhone. It is free and also performs with the Free version for simple Data acquisition. For serious use, but it needs the Pro features, which are available for purchase for 5 francs.

As a bonus, the lead we on the way in which in the case of Spotify, you can Export only the user data is possible, and how these data according to the Download present. You are, unfortunately, not directly in a Third-party App. But all the same, in every single Song that has been streamed in the past few months. And this allows it to also transport spilled music beads back to the light of day. An interpretation guide for the exported data, you can find here.

to back up your Spotify data.

previous Videos dealing with music, whether streamed or not: In the post More Pfupf for Spotify! there are tips and Tricks for the Swedish streaming provider. And the Video music lovers have deserved Better presents play-Apps, the more can as the normal music App.

Created: 09.03.2020, 15:49 PM

Updated Date: 09 March 2020, 15:02

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