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post #1 of 14
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I'm an avid Steam user but I was thinking if you could, what sort of improvements or new features do you think would make Steam that bit more better. Now consider that Valve have already planned to improve download features like pausing and prioritising - so that can be disregarded.
What do you think will make Steam that bit better?
post #2 of 14
Ability to transfer games to another account, I hate the name I choose for my steam >.<<br />
But that would be a heaven for hackers, so I guess its best that its not possible.
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Being able to set names for your friends so when they change them (some change every 10 minutes, lol) you can still find them in your list.
Release chat API to be used on mobile devices, etc.
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post #4 of 14
Game rental,one monthly subscription.

Of course not ideal for everyone as some have low bandwidth availability.
Edited by superj1977 - 7/24/11 at 4:54pm
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post #5 of 14
I don't know if STEAM even has this ... but its one of the biggest annoyances to me at least. All the updates they have when you install a take from the disc or a back up. Those updates or DLCs being able to be manually installed into the directory by the User via inserting a folder or files, r even an .exe installation if plausible.
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The ability to add a picture for non steam games when displaying the grid menu, for the non steam games I have the icon with no picture looks so ugly
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post #7 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by sausageson;14332133 
The ability to add a picture for non steam games when displaying the grid menu, for the non steam games I have the icon with no picture looks so ugly

Would be awesome to do this and its much sought after on the Steam forums.
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A download queue would be nice. I hate having to get up every time a download finishes just so I could start the next one.
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post #9 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by Trigrammatron;14364362 
A download queue would be nice. I hate having to get up every time a download finishes just so I could start the next one.

:confused:You're doing something wrong then, mine goes from one download to the next automatically.
Quote:
Originally Posted by IEATFISH;14331983 
Release chat API to be used on mobile devices, etc.

This X1000000000
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Game trading would be sweet.
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