Ubuntu Spotify Keyboard Media Button Support

Ever wondered how to get the Media Buttons on your Keyboard working with the Spotify Linux client? There is an easy solution, thanks to Spotify Gnome.

Installation is easy.

# cd /usr/local/sbin/
# sudo wget https://raw.github.com/jreese/spotify-gnome/master/bin/spotify
# sudo chmod 755 spotify

After restarting Spotify, your Media Buttons should be working. Have fun.

3 thoughts on “Ubuntu Spotify Keyboard Media Button Support

  1. I tried to get this working myself and couldn’t figure it out. Thanks for taking the time to explain it.


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