Why does the Steam client still suck?

Why does the Steam client still suck? – Ars Technica OpenForum

Jun 21, 2005 · HL2 is 100% updated for me. The only time HL2 isn’t 100% updated is when Steam is sucking down an update on Steam startup. Steam’s a work in progress, but it’s far from a nusance for me.

Why does the Steam client still suck? – Ars Technica

Jun 23, 2005 · And even then, you must use it to receive updates – there are alternatives to almost any other app you can think of, some of which do it better than others. But not Steam.

We Let Valve Monopolize PC Gaming and Now Steam Sucks

Apr 24, 2015 · So why does Steam suck now? In recent months, I’ve had large amounts of trouble trying to muster any enthusiasm for Valve, Steam, and what they’ve been doing. Every time I look at the Steam front page, I feel a bit depressed at what Steam has become, and how complacent people are about it.

Steam says I’m still playing game after I’ve exited out

Iv’e played the game a few times now, and each time ends the same way: I’ll finish my time on the game, exit the uplay window, and steam will still show that I’m in the middle of playing said game. However, if I try to exit steam altogether, it says Forgotten Sands in still running, and that I …

Five reasons why Steam will destroy the PC games industry

(1) Terrible Client. Steam Client is one such that disconnects at every opportunity. Once it does, it needs to fucking update all over (Steam: somebody must have tinkered with me because I failed to update, maybe because of shitty programming? Must. Update. Now). It takes me 10 minuites to log in. (I can log in Skype within 10 seconds).

Steam (The Application) Sucks – Steam – Giant Bomb

Plus they are selling some straight up busted games, e.g. Jade Empire won’t even launch with messing with the install files and Steam is still selling GFWL games without any sort of warning of a possible shutdown. Steam does a lot of things well as a seller, but if they make it too hard to find good games they will lose all they’ve built.

Why does steam support suck so much? : Steam – reddit.com

We do not allow individual posts about the steam servers being down. Support. Support. Do not create threads requesting support. This mainly includes, but is not strictly limited to: Refund issues. Trading or market issues. Steam client or server issues. General crashes and game-specific issues. Account issues such as bans, hijackings, or Steam Guard.

Top responsesRedditare they just deliberately spiteful of their customers? Unlikely. They have to run a business after all. Anyway, what’s your issue?7 votesWhen asking this you should have at least addressed an issue if you had one but most issues don’t need Valve to directly fix it. That and the fact that they’re … read more3 votesThey’ve just got a lot to deal with in not a lot of time. Plus, you can expect that they’ll be getting mostly redundant questions, by people who just didn’t read the … read more1 voteSee all

Steam Sucks – Bad software – STEAMing Pile of shit

Steam Sucks – Bad software – STEAMing Pile of shit! – Counterstrike, Modern Warfare, Team Fortress 2, etc. March 2008 . Steam? What is it? Steam is a so-called ‘platform’ for subscribing to computer games. Why is it called a subscription service? The answer is that you pay a once-off fee to steam/valve to maintain the game.

My opinion about Steam? It simply sucks – Hardware Analysis

Copying the game off of there and installing it on the new PC would work right? After making a backup of the game to DVD using the built in Steam backup utility and installing that on the new PC I was ready to start playing. Well, apparantly the Steam client didn’t agree …


never happened to be. steam client is really fast for me.. only issue is the ingame steam overlay browser is ♥♥♥♥ing slow. that is because it uses IE. if you hate steam design apply a theme Last edited by Gooby ; Sep 15, 2012 @ 6:01am

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Steam not downloading/updating certain games, stuck at

Steam client or server issues. General crashes and game-specific issues. Account issues such as bans, hijackings, or Steam Guard. /r/Steam is not a place to discuss your ban(s), including Steam Community bans and VAC bans. Asking if other people are also experiencing an issue you are having is not allowed.

What is the Steam Game Client – A Guide and How To

What is the Steam Game Client – A Guide and How To. If you’re wondering what the Steam Game client is, then you’re in the right place. I’m about to tell you exactly what Steam is, what you can do with it, and how it works. First, Steam has nothing to do with steam (hot water vapor) or S.T.E.A.M. (Science Technology, Engineering, Arts

Why does Steam suck so bad? — Penny Arcade

Why can they do that? And you know what the worst part is I’ll still get stuck buying more games with steam cus there on all the big titles now. Just wanted to say something to people who might understand.

Valve’s Steam is Beloved by Gamers While EA’s Origin is

The biggest reason why Steam does not suck is because it is not one publisher. It houses all your games in one place, and they are downloadable from the cloud while saving their data to the cloud as well; I mean come on, what more could you ask for in life?

Steam Client Troubleshooting – General Troubleshooting

WARNING! Uninstalling Steam through any other method will delete all game and userdata content. Advanced Troubleshooting. If the issue is still occurring after following the steps outlined above, it is possible that something outside of Steam is responsible.