Lightweight background program to notify you when Steam has started downloading something
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SteamNotifier

Lightweight background program to notify you when Steam has started downloading something since Steam cannot be arsed doing it

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How to use

Installation
Extract the contents of SteamNotifier-vx.x.x.zip into your favourite folder.

Starting
Run the SteamNotifier.exe file.

Adding to / removing from startup
Right-click on the SteamNotifier icon in the system tray and click on Settings or run the SteamNotifierHelper.exe file. Once the window is open, check/uncheck the "Run on startup" option.

Ignore Applications
If you don't want to recieve notifications about a specific application: right-click on the icon in the system tray and click on Settings or run the SteamNotifierHelper.exe file, click on "Change Ignored Apps" button and enter the ID of the application you want to ignore. If you don't know the ID of the application, search for it using SteamDB.

Stopping SteamNotifier
Right-click the SteamNotifier icon in the system tray and click Exit. Alternatively, you can stop the Steam Notifier process through Task Manager if you know how to.

Mute/Unmute Notifications Right-click the SteamNotifier icon in the system tray and click Mute/Unmute Notifications

Uninstalling
Delete the SteamNotifier folder.

Reporting bugs
You can report bugs via GitHub. Simply open a new issue and explain the problem. It would be great if you could include anything in the debug.log file and the version of Windows you are running.

Dependencies

  • Newtonsoft.Json (v10.0.3)

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