Behold! The latest and greatest version of my Discord ‘Now Playing’ Integration family!
Ditching Spotify because it doesn’t support it’s API’s very well, I decided I’d go with a cross-platform music player with a good API. Despite some initial hurdles, Clementine has served me well in this respect, plus it has Spotify support itself!
The installation process couldn’t be simpler!
- Download the appropriate file from the list below.
- Extract it somewhere
- Find your Discord Token and paste it into appsettings.json where it says YOURTOKEN
- Install DotnetCore v2.0.0
dotnet discordClementineRemoteDotNet.dllfrom your command line interface
If you want it to happen automatically, you can quite easily tell either windows or linux to execute Step 5 when you login.
For Linux you can add it to your .bashrc file, or instruct your Desktop Environment to start it when it starts.
For Windows you can schedule a task to run it, or a batch file which runs it.
If you just want to download and run it, you can find the releases here:
In the spirit of free and open source software, here’s a link to my repo so you can
tell me how terrible I am at coding make sure I’m not doing anything naughty.