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This is the 3rd Time my Steam Exe. Messed up. I installed it 2 times by disc, and it takes forever. I turn on my PC, and for some reason I can't launch it, it clicked on my Shortcut on my desktop, and it wont launch! I checked all the steam folders, and no luck. The original Exe. Isnt even in NONE of the Steam Folders. I even put the Shortcut in the Steam Folder and it STILL doesnt launch.... Can anyone help? Thanks.
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post #2 of 8
Firstly, tried lowering your overclock?
Secondly, tried anti-virus scan?
Thirdly, tried making it read-only?
Fourth, you can copy all the contents from the "SteamApps" folder into your new Steam folder without problems.
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No Viruses, no OC. What do you by read only? Also, is there anyway can I get another Steam Exe.?
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post #4 of 8
Try this. It's my own.

*EDIT*

You should definely know what read-only is. Rightclick a file > Properties > General tab > Read-only (Or likes) in the bottom.
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post #5 of 8
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Hopefully its not a scam...
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post #6 of 8
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So far so good! ALOT OF HELP! + REP x 2!
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post #7 of 8
If it's set to Read only then when steam updates, does it get updated too?
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post #8 of 8
Damn, good point. But AFAIK, it only updates the .dll.
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