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Steam will delay some game updates to help free up your bandwidth

1 month ago   |   By Rock, Paper, Shotgun

Almost everyone is stuck at home right now due the Covid-19 lockdown, and whether you're working or gaming, your internet bandwidth is likely being soaked up a lot more than normal. Steam is one of the worst offenders when it comes to devouring bandwidth, often using a bit more than its fair share. So to help out with how much it's using, Valve are rescheduling those pesky auto-updates for games you probably forgot you had, to free up some of that precious bandwidth at peak times. They've also given a handy reminder of a few options you can change yourself to further minimise your usage, too.
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Steam asks users to manage bandwidth during COVID-19 lockdown

Steam asks users to manage bandwidth during COVID-19 lockdown

1 month ago   |   By GamesIndustry

Valve will space out auto-updates over a longer period, offers bandwidth management tips that users can control
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