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Keyboard shortcut repeats


I have a keyboard shortcut ctrl + shift + right to skip tracks. However, when I press it it always skips 2 tracks. After some trail and error, I guess it is caused because it is registering the keyboard down action and not the keypress. If I hold my shortcut, it keeps skipping songs even after I release it (Spotify probably cannot keep up). I get the keypress might be nececary for volume, but for skipping tracks there should be some wait period before being able to skip another.


TommieV wrote Sep 9, 2015 at 11:43 AM

I'm on Spotify and toastify 1.7.8.

wrote Sep 23, 2015 at 2:12 AM

wrote Sep 24, 2015 at 6:34 PM

Stephen340 wrote Sep 24, 2015 at 6:37 PM

I get this too but for play/pause. Whenever i hit my hotkey for play/pause, it pauses and plays again almost instantly (or vice verca) making it unusable.

yuze_ wrote Oct 21, 2015 at 11:05 PM


If I leave Spotify/PC idling for quite a while, then try skipping tracks it skips between 2 - 5 at a time with a noticeable lag on all hotkeys (as if they are being repeated).

Win8 + 1.78 +

wrote Oct 21, 2015 at 11:05 PM

wrote Dec 7, 2015 at 1:00 PM

wrote Feb 19, 2016 at 4:55 PM

jackbh wrote Feb 19, 2016 at 4:57 PM

I am having this same issue. Toastify did seem to be working fine using a hotkey for Play/Pause and recently I changed the hotkey for this action and it has since been registering the hotkey twice, making the point of the Play/Pause hotkey pointless.

wrote Feb 21, 2016 at 11:30 AM

Linusmann wrote Feb 21, 2016 at 11:34 AM

Got the same bug here so usually when i use my hothey for play/pause it pauses the music for a very short amount of time but then plays again also when i switch the hotkeys in my settings the hotkeys work 3 times so if i press my pause hotkey it does indeed pause the song but unfortunly with a short lag and now i am also skipping 3 instead of 1 song with the next song hotkey plsssss fix ^^

wrote Apr 14, 2016 at 12:53 PM

Sanka89 wrote Apr 14, 2016 at 12:57 PM

Same here. Play/Pause doesn't work properly anymore, next and previous skip a song... Please fix this issue.

Sanka89 wrote Apr 14, 2016 at 12:58 PM

I'm using Spotify and toastify 1.8.3 under Win10

wrote Sep 5, 2016 at 10:35 AM

wrote Sep 19, 2016 at 2:23 AM

csmit216 wrote Sep 19, 2016 at 2:25 AM

Also getting the skip issue. Win10, Toastify

wztan wrote Oct 10, 2016 at 6:46 PM

Also getting the same issue with repeated hotkey commands. Spotify and Toastify 1.8.3. It basically removes the whole point of the program for me.

JoshSamBob wrote Dec 6, 2016 at 8:17 PM

To solve this issue, I had to uninstall and reinstall Toastify.

It's not ideal, but it worked (at least for the moment).