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post #1 of 8
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I just bought Half-Life 2, and i have installed Steam , and it has been "actualizing steam" for a long time.
It got to 78 percent and hang.
Is it normal?
My connection is 256Mb/s
post #2 of 8
Are you downloading anything else or playing some other Steam game? Steam slows down or pauses updates and sutff when internet traffic is high. Theres an option to disable that feature somewhere I forgot where lol. Just let your computer sit idle or don't use the internet too much and it will finish downloading
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It's my first steam game , i'm not playng anithing else.
It sucks, i'm dying to try the game of the year , but , if the speed continues like this , ill only play it as game of the last year.........
post #4 of 8
Reboot your computer and start up Steam again.
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post #5 of 8
You are already playing it as game of the last year. Hl2 won that in 2005.
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It suddenly stops.
And restarts from zero
***?
post #7 of 8
just let it run, this is normal. Steam takes forever to load stuff
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You need to turn your overclock up, because your CPU isn't hot enough. It's not creating enough steam.
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