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2 years ago#1
Went online today and saw Payday 2 on sale. Been waiting for it forever so naturally I go to buy it. The store is incredibly unresponsive, took nearly 20 minutes of trying over and over again before it finally loaded all the needed pages and let me buy it.

Then I decided to get the DLC's just now whilst they are still on sale. I've been trying on and off for an hour now and it keeps failing at various stages because the store just stops loading and times out. Finally got to the last page just now and it died again before I could complete the purchase.

Only started using Steam properly recently but if it's always this bad, I can't see why it got so popular. Haven't been able to connect at least 4 times this week due to server problems as well.
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2 years ago#2
Your internet is a pile of crap.
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2 years ago#3
There's nothing wrong with my internet, it loads everything else fine.
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2 years ago#4
Me and another friend are having the same problem. Cant purchase jack.

Edit: Jumping on twitter, looks like we are not alone either.
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2 years ago#5
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2 years ago#6
WyzeGye posted...
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Refer my face to your fist, how about that?
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2 years ago#7
Yes, Steam is obviously always this bad. It only got popular because most PC gamers are conveniently masochists as well.
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2 years ago#8
SleepComa posted...
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2 years ago#9
Steam has been having a lot of issues lately, it's not usually like this though.
2 years ago#10
Usually Steam is rock solid. This is very unusual.
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