Open Spotify links with the Desktop client
Spotify’s Web app is great, but you may prefer to use the desktop client. The problem is that the links default to the Web app. Here is a quick tip to make what you want.
First, install Switcheroo. It’s a Chrome extension (Firefox users,
go here) that allows you
to setup custom redirect rules for any http request, using a string
replacement. Then, add a rule to replace
That’s it! Now, all
open.spotify.com/something links will open in the desktop
client instead of the Web one.
Note: I found the original tip here, but it was not working because the
author suggested to replace with
spotify instead of