Enable copy&paste, show password options

Discussion in 'Support & Help' started by WorldWarIII, January 11, 2008.

  1. WorldWarIII

    WorldWarIII [ Respected ]

    You can copy&paste passwords into the steam-login window with a very simple hack. Browse to Steam/Public and open SteamLoginDialog.res with notepad or wordpad. Goto "PasswordEdit" and change between { and } "textHidden" "1" to "textHidden" "0" to show the password. Then add or change "tabPosition" "0" to "tabPosition" "1" and you will be able to copy&paste passwords!
     
  2. Renegade89

    Renegade89 New Member

    Nice little tweak, we should build a large list of them another useful one is removing that annoying transparency effect.
     
  3. WorldWarIII

    WorldWarIII Guest

    I plan on making a little app for these, along with adding it to PNST RC1. If you have any more feel free to post or PM me them.
     
  4. 786Fighter

    786Fighter Full Member

    There is a really easy way to remove the transparency effect from any steam skin.

    Heres How:

    1. Close Steam
    2. Go to C:\Program Files\Steam\skins
    3. Go on the skin's folder that you want to remove the transparency from
    4. Open the folder Resource
    5. Open the file steamscheme.res with notepad
    6. Find the following line:
      Code:
      Frame.TransitionEffectTime			"0.25"
    7. Change the 0.25 to 0
    8. Save the file and exit notepad
    9. Start Steam again and now there isn't any more transparency effect!

    Hope this helped! :)
     
  5. meier

    meier FS Member

    Can somebody tell me where to browse the Steam/public thing? Or to do this hack?
     
  6. nunucbka

    nunucbka Donator

    thanks for this hack nice :)
     
  7. Mike{noob}

    Mike{noob} New Member

    How do you find out this stuff, lol , i suppose it is WorldWarIII
     
  8. meier

    meier FS Member

    ok when I change the tabposition and texthidden, nothing happens. Could somebody please help me? Thank you.
     
  9. deltatsunami

    deltatsunami New Member

    are you sure that you edited the right file (there are many different skins) and that you have administrative permissions to save? In vista, since it is located in /Program Files/ you can't save anything there without administrative permissions.l
     
  10. zaccktt

    zaccktt New Member

    i have a qeustion what am i supposed to be looking for *im new* i see tht now my pass for login changed is tht all intended?
     
  11. westside1337

    westside1337 FS Member

    okay thanks for absoulty nothing.
     
  12. westside1337

    westside1337 FS Member

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