Deezer Scrobbling

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Deezer supports scrobbling internally in all apps independent from the device, as it connects both accounts via API similar to how Spotify scrobbling works nowadays. You have to enable this option in their web player, because the other apps do not show the necessary part of the settings, but will scrobble afterwards as well.

So you can only connect your Last.fm account to Deezer on the Alerts & Sharing page in your browser on a desktop computer or laptop, neither on an Android or iOS device nor on the Xbox One, not even in their desktop app.

This page can be accessed by clicking on your avatar in the upper right corner of the web player -> Account Settings -> Alerts & Sharing tab.



Under the heading "Social Music" you should see the greyed out Last.fm logo on the far right and a 'Link' button underneath if you are not connected yet.

Clicking the 'Link' button will redirect you to Last.fm and ask if you want to connect your account to this application. Click 'Yes, allow access' to enable scrobbling in all Deezer apps.

NOTE: If this doesn't work, please report issues with scrobbling directly to Deezer in this community thread.


Other ways to scrobble Deezer


Alternatively, there are a number of other options you can try for scrobbling from Deezer:

For the web player, there's the Web Scrobbler Chrome extension which works in Opera, Vivaldi and the beta Chromium version of MS Edge, too. A Firefox version is also available, for Safari you could try the scroblr browser extension.

As the Web Scrobbler has many features like editing a scrobble during the first 50% of the track length and remembering these edits for later, it makes sense to use it instead of Deezer's internal scrobbling which still has some known issues like not submitting the ampersand symbol "&" in artist, album and track names causing wrong database entries on Last.fm.

HiFi mode with lossless FLAC streaming only works in Deezer's desktop and Xbox apps though, not in their web player or mobile apps yet. If you are a Last.fm subscriber, you can edit these mistakes in your library, but only for past scrobbles, not new ones. This dilemma can only be solved by Deezer, either by enabling HiFi mode in their web player or by fixing the known issues in their internal scrobbling.

Furthermore Deezer only submits a scrobbled track at the end, and there is no "Scrobbling now" indication on your Last.fm profile, so you might think it does not work, but it will show the fully scrobbled track shortly after starting the next one. Web Scrobbler displays "Scrobbling now" in your Recent Tracks list like most external scrobblers and the official Last.fm apps.

On Android you can also scrobble Deezer with either the official Last.fm appScroball or Pano Scrobbler.

Unfortunately we're not aware of any alternative ways to scrobble Deezer on iOS, so you have to use their internal option.
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