Steam Client Update Released

A new Steam client has been released and will be automatically downloaded.

  • Reverted back to old Game Info dialog that is accessible from the Friends List
  • Reduced startup time for users with tens of thousands of games in their library
  • Fixed a cause of Steam library, chat and Big Picture Mode browser windows showing all black or not rendering.
  • Fixed crash when opening Steam store
  • Fixed crash on startup when an internal Steam browser window fails creation
  • Fixed Steam library becoming unusable after applying a controller configuration

  • Big Picture Mode
    • The Virtual Keyboard in the Overlay now remembers its last position
    • Added F11 as a hotkey to toggle between windowed and fullscreen
    • Added alt-enter as a hotkey to exit Big Picture Mode
    • Added fast jump by letter to BPM library
    • Added settings for initial location to show keyboard on desktop and in Steam overlay
    • Added settings option to enable/disable UI sounds
    • Removed UI that prompted users if they wanted to participate in the Steam Deck Verified program when in normal BPM
    • Report a Bug in the Quick Access menu now links to the Big Picture discussions instead of the Steam Deck discussions
    • Fixed Chord Hint Screen remaining shown after holding the guide button to turn off a controller in some scenarios
    • Fixed Big Picture Mode window not re-opening from double-clicking or selecting system tray menu options
    • Fixed Big Picture Mode window not displaying properly due to web GPU acceleration being disabled
    • Fixed issue where exiting Big Picture Mode would log out of Steam Chat
    • Fixed small movement of Virtual Keyboard when pressing shift in some themes
    • Fixed Control-1/Control-2 hotkeys not working on Linux

  • Steam Input
    • Fixed some inputs not showing up for the Steam Link App Touchscreen controller
    • Fixed several instances of Left Bumper/Trigger glyphs having the wrong background image
    • Fixed issue where a Team Fortress 2 Steam Controller startup sound was missing
    • Fixed some issues with Nintendo switch gyro drift calibration