Why am I not receiving my Steam-issued third party key? I really like the game, and have played it pretty much every day off since buying it last month. Which is really frustrating and disappointing. The blue bar displays the response time, which is better when smaller. Step 1 Add a non-steam game Go to Games and press Add a non-steam game. For more information, please contact Ubisoft Support. Even though I have to run via Uplay regardless, having the games listed in Steam is preferred.
To steam it appears you have already closed your game. When you buy older Anno games through any body other than Uplay. I can't launch the game from the shortcut, nor steam, nor the Uplay launcher. I was hoping someone else has had a similar problem with an other game and has a fix for it. It will again use the same executable but this time the game will start. Retail keys, acquired with retail version of the game don't work. But you're right, everyone has to make that decision for themselves.
And Steam comes with Uplay still, so you will need a Ubisoft account regardless. So no, you can't get a Steam key from them. Instead of adding The Crew or another Uplay game you simply have to add Uplay itself to your library. I'm quite certain that my game was downloaded via Uplay. Meanwhile, to all publishers- seriously, stop doing online only games. I am having the same problem with my Far Cry 4 and Assassin's Creed Unity, I bought the games on Origin, so they were downloaded on Origin, then I installed them and activated them on Uplay. I bought it during the holiday sale on Steam.
Feel free to ask additional tips in the comments. I was told I would lose any achievements from the account, but I wasn't worried about that. You have to go to Humble Bundle or similar places to get a code which you can then redeem on uPlay. If no bar is displayed for a specific time it means that the service was down and the site was offline. Practically, you don't even notice the difference. Something we sadly have to deal with due to enough people accepted it as being ok so these companies are going to do it.
Probably the server is overloaded, down or unreachable because of a network problem, outage or a website maintenance is in progress. Step 2 Browse Click browse Step 3 Find Uplay Find Uplay. If I tried it again The Crew would present a popup showing that the game already launched. Please note that your country, service provider and browser information will be displayed next to your comment to better analyze a possible outage. At first I was told all I had to do was provide proof of purchase, which I did. It has not negative impact on my gaming experience whatsoever.
I know that doesn't answer your question in particular, but it may have a bearing on whether you want to even bother trying to get a steam key for it. Launching it from steam will automatically install uplay and it will run it every time you run the game. Yes, that's exactly what they did. I really used to hate Uplay, a lot. Updates should also be downloaded from those servers.
Make sure that the game has been successfully downloaded and installed through the Steam client. Steam-Issued Activation Keys Many Steam games provide you with an additional activation key once they have been downloaded on a Steam account. However, i'll leave the question and bounty open, if someone appears with a permanent solution i don't know how long my games will be working. Therefore I could run to the other pc and alt-tab to the actual game. I've only contacted Ubisoft support once and had a decent experience. Having Problems with Accessing Uplay. Therefore you will end up with a combination of Uplay and Steam.
I assumed from the response that once they had the proof, they would put the game in my Uplay library. Furthermore the games on Steam are usually more expensive. Has anyone else had issues like this after buying Dawn of Discovery Gold on Steam? If the key is still not generating, please and restart the Steam client. I have similar problems with Uplay, there are several posts of user around internet reddit, Ubisoft forum and so on complaining about those things. However, when taking into account official third party sellers for Uplay keys like Gamesplanet, you may not even be better off. Every time I tried this steam would end the broadcast after 5 seconds; the point where Uplay launched. And what if you want to use Steam In-Home streaming on your Uplay activated game? When it works, it looks fantastic, the textures are quite good etc, and the colors are overall much nicer it doesn't have that piss filter the trailers originally had , but whatever makes the faces completely wash out for no reason is just the fucking worst.
I bought this game in 2013, when I was new to Steam. Step 4 Add selected programs Steam will return you to the Add a Game window. I have also contaced Ubisoft support but don't expect anything for a while. Hi I know you are having problem but the Dawn of Discovery was before Uplay. I'll appeal for a 5 year late refund from Valve and if they don't I might have to escalate it further. So, you know- maybe you should go play some other game. For now I opted out of it, but if I link the accounts can I still access my Ubisoft games via Steam? It would also regularly go on deep sales.