Client Update - Valve
Jun 10, 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
  • Changed the Steam service to warn users when it's disabled
  • Added Steam HD usage to the hardware survey
  • Changed system information dialog & hardware survey wizard page to show before system info gathering starts
  • Fixed system info summary showing the last of the text, instead of starting at the top
  • Tools tab can now be opened with steam://open/tools
  • Clicking on the download complete notification for a movie now opens the media tab, and a tool opens the tools tab
  • Fixed server browser crash when trying to add a favorite
  • Fixed the in-game overlay not capturing/blocking input in some games using buffered Win32 raw input
  • Improved the reliability of reconnection attempts after a dropped connection to the friends/VAC servers
  • Fixed locking and unlocking of group chats
  • Fixed incorrect reporting of rate in bandwidth graph dialog
  • Fixed potential crash on game launch
  • Fix potential issues during screen resolution change
  • Improved URL detection in friends chats to
  • Fix memory leak in some Steamworks apps
  • Fixed a bug where if you had received multiple gifts or guest passes you may only see a pop-up notice about one of them on starting the client
  • Fixed the "Failed to open key" error when trying to update Steam

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