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Re: Steam

Postby Cowardly on Tue Jul 19, 2011 15:20

I'm not travelling home to use steam.

It doesnt seem worth it somehow.

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Re: Steam

Postby Jon0101 on Wed Jul 20, 2011 00:15

Are there any other people on your school's network that having a similar problems?
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Re: Steam

Postby Cowardly on Wed Jul 20, 2011 13:05

Its not at the actual university, in in Halls run by the university and everyone has noticed a drop in performance - that is left. Most people have gone home for the summer.

They sent me an email yesterday telling me problem had been fixed. In actual fact the internet was turned off for four hours and nothing changed.

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Re: Steam

Postby Jon0101 on Wed Jul 20, 2011 15:55

... man.
Well, at worse:
The school they could have turned off the ports that people use for pirating, and that effects the ports that Steam uses for validation.

Or you downloaded something or did something to your computer to close up your ports that steam uses for checking and you would have to manually open them up
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Re: Steam

Postby Saladin on Wed Jul 20, 2011 17:35

That's certainly possible but conflicts with my experience.

I was thinking the same thing when I was having my problems, because my school internet wasn't working with it either. But now that it's fixed, I can log on to Steam and download stuff at school. So unless it uses different ports for updates and downloads, and the school didn't bother to figure out (or inform their students) of which was which, I don't think that's what the issue is.
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Re: Steam

Postby Cowardly on Wed Jul 20, 2011 20:39

Its not my end. It doesn't make sense for both my laptop and desktop to have the same problem at the same time. Why would both their ports change? I don't touch ports.

Its so frustrating.

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Re: Steam

Postby Jon0101 on Thu Jul 21, 2011 00:39

And you have not been able to get on to steam though your laptop at some wireless point like a McDonad's or a Starbucks? Right?
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Re: Steam

Postby Cowardly on Thu Jul 21, 2011 15:08

Oh I haven't tried that. I could drag it to a local Wetherspoons I spose, but I'm not THAT fussed. Its just annoying. I'm sleeping on a friends floor next week and he doesnt have internet full stop.

bawg I just want to play Just Cause 2

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Re: Steam

Postby Cowardly on Thu Jul 21, 2011 15:08

Oh I haven't tried that. I could drag it to a local Wetherspoons I spose, but I'm not THAT fussed. Its just annoying. I'm sleeping on a friends floor next week and he doesnt have internet full stop.

bawg I just want to play Just Cause 2

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Re: Steam

Postby Mr. Smith on Thu Jul 21, 2011 15:53

Stpo bitching, go outside, work out, get ass.
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Re: Steam

Postby Syringe on Sat Jul 23, 2011 15:59

Mr. Smith wrote:Stop bitching, go outside, work out, get ass.


smith you don't do any of those things
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Re: Steam

Postby Mr. Smith on Sun Jul 24, 2011 07:01

Syringe wrote:
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smith you don't do any of those things

I go outside, but only at night.
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Re: Steam

Postby Cowardly on Sun Jul 24, 2011 23:11

Ugh

ughhh

ANYWAY it was my uni internet. I am at home now - the flat i was staying at was... not satisfactory we'll put it that way. On my home wireless network and hey look steam is back.

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Re: Steam

Postby Scythe on Mon Jul 25, 2011 05:36

YEAH STEAM
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Re: Steam

Postby Jon0101 on Tue Jul 26, 2011 18:19

So, how is "Just Cause 2?"
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