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Is there a program that allows me to organize all my games in one place?

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User Info: Star_Nuts

Star_Nuts
3 years ago#1
Games that I have on Steam, Origin, or whatever. Right now I just have a shortcut to every game in a folder and it works fine, but I'm looking for something that looks a little better. Does something like that exist?
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User Info: Pyrotechnixxx

Pyrotechnixxx
3 years ago#2
Steam allows you to add non steam games to your library.
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User Info: Ch3wy

Ch3wy
3 years ago#3
Well I thought Steam did that just fine because you can add non-steam games.

But the way they have it set up is if Steam crashes all your non-Steam games get wiped from your library and the screenshots of those games are in randomly named directories that will never link back to the games even if you add them again.

So I don't recommend that. Maybe Origin's non-Origin game feature works better but I have way too many Steam games to consider that option.
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User Info: Star_Nuts

Star_Nuts
3 years ago#4
So I can add Origin games to my Steam library? If that's the case, then I may do that. I'll just make sure I have all my games backed up.
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User Info: Ch3wy

Ch3wy
3 years ago#5
By Steam wiping them from your library I meant just from your list of games. It doesn't delete the game or anything.

Not a big deal if you don't have tons of non-steam games, but it can be a pain having to re-add them if you do. Especially if you use Steam's screenshot feature.
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User Info: StormKMD

StormKMD
3 years ago#7
Ch3wy posted...
Well I thought Steam did that just fine because you can add non-steam games.

But the way they have it set up is if Steam crashes all your non-Steam games get wiped from your library and the screenshots of those games are in randomly named directories that will never link back to the games even if you add them again.

So I don't recommend that. Maybe Origin's non-Origin game feature works better but I have way too many Steam games to consider that option.


I used to do this with gog games, origin games, and blizzard games. Eventually I got tired of them just disappearing from my library, so I took them off of Steam.
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User Info: pothocket

pothocket
3 years ago#8
At least this topic explains why Steam isn't showing the GOG games I added to the library.
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User Info: Boge

Boge
3 years ago#9
Just wait until all the publishers have their own gaming client. You'll have Steam, Origin, Uplay, Activision, Square/Enix, Eidos, Sega, etc., etc., etc., etc., etc.

Yes, it's happening because some of you supported EA's decision to part off with their own. Now all the others will follow and the consumer gets to pay the price.
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spardasieg
3 years ago#10
Boge posted...
Just wait until all the publishers have their own gaming client. You'll have Steam, Origin, Uplay, Activision, Square/Enix, Eidos, Sega, etc., etc., etc., etc., etc.

Yes, it's happening because some of you supported EA's decision to part off with their own. Now all the others will follow and the consumer gets to pay the price.


The price equals more choice and better sales btw guys if you were wondering.

I personally don't mind having a couple clients...
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