Steam is updating

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Canadian publisher Strategy First announced in December 2005 that it would partner with Valve for digital distribution of current and future titles.Valve's Half-Life 2 was the first game to require installation of the Steam client to play, even for retail copies.For example: a) MOVE the "Steamapps" folder elsewhere (don't copy), then b) DELETE steam completely c) DELETE the remaining folders for Steam d) Reinstall Steam (point to the same folder through settings-library..

Since 2007, Valve has continued to expand Steam's functionality and services for consumers and developers.In 2015, users purchasing titles through Steam or through Steam keys from third-party vendors totaled roughly .5 billion, representing 15% of the global PC game sales for the year, based on estimations made by the tracking website Steam Spy.By early 2018, the service had over 150 million registered accounts with a peak of 18.5 million concurrent users online.Between 80,000–300,000 players tested the system while it was in its beta period.Around that time, Valve began negotiating contracts with several publishers and independent developers to release their products, including Rag Doll Kung Fu and Darwinia, on Steam. I recently tried to install Fallout 4 on Steam and got the following error "An error occurred while updating Fallout 4 (download corrupt)".

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