THE Spotify includes another option for accessing music and podcast streaming platform accounts. From that weekend, users will be able to create a new profile and log in with Google account to access the service, although there are some limitations.
Spotify achieves login using Google account
This new feature offers another option to access profiles, in addition to Facebook, Apple IDs, and accounts created within the service itself. Users will now be able to use the streaming platform with Google credentials. However, this functionality is only available for new profiles registered with the newly released method.
“You cannot currently connect an existing account to Google,” said the support page, updated on the 22nd, “If your Spotify email address is different from your Google email address, you will create a new account if you choose Google subscription. “
It also won’t associate an existing account with access via a Google account, if the email registered is Gmail. “If your Spotify email address matches Google’s email address, you’ll be asked to sign in with your email address and password,” they explained.
Also, this method is not yet available on all platforms. Follow 9to5Google on Friday (23), login with Google account is only available on Android app and web version. In the tests done by Tecnoblog This Monday (26), the new option is available for iOS apps, but not for macOS and Windows apps.