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post #1 of 22
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Guys Im going to my aunts and uncles for a week. Ill still be on OCN, just wont be able to game but I am wondering, Can I install Steam on thier comp, log into my account and play TF2? Or are the games installed on the computer?
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post #2 of 22
no, you're good it will work just fine but you have to dl the games
    
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Will the serials be entered and everything? Or Will I have to bring my Orange Box with me?
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post #4 of 22
It's stuck to your account so you wouldn't have to bring the Orange Box, but it's a good idea to bring it so you could install from that and only download the updates rather than wait for the whole game to download.
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grr, Ill just type the serial into my flash drive, and just Dl TF2 then uninstall at the end of the week
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post #6 of 22
You don't need the serial, it's tied to your account. All you're gonna have to do is download steam, login, and then download TF2.
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post #7 of 22
I second the no serial needed, im away from home for a week now, i just downloaded steam, logged in and downloaded tf2, no biggie.
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post #8 of 22
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ok, well I have it (maybe ill sell it to some kid)
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post #9 of 22
No keys needed once you enter them once.
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post #10 of 22
Dude....The cd key that came with your Orange Box became completely tied to your account that you made in steam, when you entered it.

It can't be used again. You never have to look at it again.

All you need is your username and password and you have full access to ANY games that you have bought using STEAM.

If your gonna be on a different computer, you just download steam, login to your account, select which games from your list of available games (the ones you own) that you want to download. And then play it.

You can bring your cd's with you if you want to make the install/download process faster. But there is absolutely NO use for that serial anymore.
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