Some users may wish to use Steam to download Elite Dangerous instead of the Launcher, you can find out how to add Elite Dangerous to your Steam Library here.Hey, I was wondering if anyone has been having this problem when trying to install patch 0.0.2 on Steam where the installation just keeps re-validating and not actually installing?It's always a good first step to make sure that you restart Steam as well as your computer.
Sometimes, servers in a specific region may be slow, overloaded or have a hardware failure causing download issues.
It is advisable to temporarily switch to a different download region to use another set of content servers. You may need to test several regions other than your own.
Steam - Add new Library folder If the error is still occurring after following the fixes outlined above, it is possible that something outside of Steam is responsible.
Because these are advanced troubleshooting steps, we highly recommend that you contact a local IT support specialist in your area for further assistance with these steps. Network hardware can get into slow/broken state after running for a long time.
Find Game in Library - Verify Integrity of Game Files The Steam content system is divided into geographical regions.
The Steam client automatically detects its current region and uses content servers located in that region for best performance.
Its been like this for a couple of hours now, and I was wondering if anyone was having the same problem?
As for the things I have tried: Deleted the installing game, tried with Loadout, DOTA 2, Torchlight 2, and Dark Souls 2, Deleted all download files for the downloading game in the Steam folder, and ran steam://flushconfig after windows r.
The Steam installer can be downloaded here: ( and reinstalled to the same location where it is already installed.
This may fix potential issues with Steam client and service files. It can be very helpful to test the issue by installing on an alternate hard drive.
Clearing the Steam download cache will cause the Steam client to flush locally cached configuration data and acquire it from the Steam servers again.