Client Update - Valve
Mar 6, 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
  • Fixed possible case where Steam would get stuck with "Downloading starting..." when trying to download
  • Added NTFS check when trying to install Empire: Total War
  • Added new dialog to inform the user they failed to register a CD key because they do not own a game which is required to register the key (Empire: Total War Special Forces)
  • Added more download regions for Australia
  • Fixed several update news links for games going to the wrong page
  • Added more information to the game launch display when first-time install steps are being ran
  • Fixed HL2.exe hanging on shutdown
  • Increased max width of links on game properties dialog (general tab) to match the now wider properties panel.
  • Fixed the 'launching game' dialog always waiting for user input if there was update news available
  • Updated localization files for dialog variable changes (fixes %s1 appearing in some languages)
  • New notification shown when an application is downloaded or updated
  • Added,, etc. to list of approved chat urls
  • Fixed case where retail install would be unnecessarily slow
  • Fixed third-party installers not running if an installer before it failed
  • Several Steamworks updates

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