Client Update - Valve
Feb 3, 2009
A Steam client update is now available. To apply the update, click the File menu inside of Steam and then select "Check for Steam Client Updates...". The specific changes include:

Steam Client
  • Added ability to specify content download region (in Settings->downloads)
  • Fixed a condition that would prevent Steam from automatically applying game updates until game launch
  • Fixed a bug preventing in-game status for 3rd party games
  • Fixed running a non-Steam shortcut not changing user status to in-game
  • Updated processor detection for "System Information" window and hardware survey
  • Detect Windows 7 correctly in the hardware survey/system info dialog
  • Fixed a bug affecting Dawn of War II beta participants in certain languages
  • Fixed a bug in the game overlay affecting some Dawn of War II beta participants who have the game overlay disabled
  • Fixed a rare case where Steam could prevent games from launching
  • Fix crash when right-clicking a text edit control with an input locale that is new with Vista
  • Updated German localization
  • Fixed some potential string truncation in non-English locales
  • Repaired layout of controls in Event announcement popup window
  • Additional network API warnings for Steamworks partners

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