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How often does Steam screw up your "Hours Played"???

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I don't really care but I've never seen or heard of it before.

I've been playing a lot of KotOR recently for the first time. When I hit 20hrs played on Steam the "Hours Played" counter reset. Now Steam says I've only played 7 hours but when I go into the game every things normal and it says I have 27 hours played.

Like I said, it's no big deal cause the game is unaffected but this has never happened to me before. And it didn't affect any other games I have installed.

Just a quirk but has it happened to anyone else?
    
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It doesn't track my Medieval II: Total War game time at all.
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Whoa, I've never even paid attention to that.
    
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It only fails for me when I play offline for a bit (whether actually offline or if my internet spazzes).
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I can think of a few times its reset since the logging system was released.

To bad it doesnt know of the 1000+ hours of cs I played many years ago when steam was still so very young.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by nbmjhk6;13481827 
It doesn't track my Medieval II: Total War game time at all.

Did you install that yourself and just link it to steam? I was playing that World of Tanks beta for a while and had it linked into steam but I don't think it tracked hours for that.
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Originally Posted by XxRZxX;13481830 
Whoa, I've never even paid attention to that.

lol. like I said, it's no big deal... I was just scared when I logged into steam one day and it said KotOR, 1 hour played. I was worried about my saves.
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It only fails for me when I play offline for a bit (whether actually offline or if my internet spazzes).

this could be it smile.gif
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Originally Posted by Tw34k;13481862 
I can think of a few times its reset since the logging system was released.

To bad it doesnt know of the 1000+ hours of cs I played many years ago when steam was still so very young.

I use to hate steam so I never got to enjoy it when it was young. I also never owned cs:s and to this day debate if I should get it or not. do people still play?
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Damarious25;13481969 
do people still play?

Uh, yes, at least CS:Source. Checking just now there were 995 servers on the server list, almost all of which were populated.
 
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it tracks mine without any problems it says i got a little over 100 hours on Half-Life 2 and thats what Xfire says too.
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1.6 is dare I say going stronger then source.

Both games are great and I would play either counterstrike over ANY multiplayer fps out to date.
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It says I have around 30hrs in CS:S, I know I have thousands though..
Most of it appears to be incorrect for my account.
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