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Existing beta installs will not upgrade automatically » WON will be up for some time. Steam will download the required content automatically. Steam will use it so it won't download as much for 1.6. Steam is Valve's new broadband platform for direct software delivery and content management. If you use the same email address, your friends list will come over though » Steamid's are first come first serve basis » You will need a valid Halflife or CS Retail key to use steam » Steam does not work on LAN only servers.Steam lets you: Buy Valve games via the Internet, and start playing within minutes of confirming your purchase Access your games from any PC Stop worrying about product updates and patches (they're all handled automatically!) Instant-message your friends, even while playing games.After installing Steam, check your "Games" list to see what's available.Will I still be able to buy Valve's games in stores?
Some users have seen non-Steam related information (like names of private files on their computer) show up inside their Steam cache files, raising privacy concerns.
On NTFS machines, files created with this method happen to have the property of appearing empty (initialized to zero) but for FAT32 machines, it shows up as whatever old data was sitting on drive in the sectors that just got allocated for the cache.
The people that are reporting this behavior are actually seeing old data from their hard drives.
Yes, Valve's games will still be available for purchase in stores.
Some users will prefer to have a boxed copy of our games, or won't have access to a fast enough Internet connection to aquire game content (the games can be several hundred megabytes each).