It is absolutely the work of the steam to show every game you have purchased and received in its library. Also, it remembers some free games you installed. Nevertheless, if you want to hide a game from your library or even permanently delete it from your account, you can do that with ease. In this article, we will educate you on how to do it. But first, let’s see the differences between “hiding” and “deleting games.”
When you hide a Steam game, it’s hidden from the standard library views but if one wants to see the game, he/she can see it just in few clicks. And if you want to unhide the game in the future, You can also do that. In a short word, we can say that “Hidden games” are Reversible.
In the case of “Removing”, it is irreversible or permanent. Immediately you remove a game from your steam account, it will be permanently deleted, the game won’t appear on your library again. But if you really want to see the game again or that you mistakenly removed the game from the album, and you really want to see it again, you had to contact Steam customer support and ask for help. In the light of modern discovery, there’s now a standard way you can delete games in a few clicks. But have in mind that if you want to play the game again in the future you have to repurchase.
How To Hide A Steam Game
If you want to hide a steam game, kindly follow the preceding steps.
Step 1: The first thing you will do is to “Locate” it in your library, right-click it, and then click “Set Categories”.
Step 2: click on the “Hide This Game” in my library options and then tap “OK”
Tips On How To Remove A Game From Your Steam Account.
The first thing you ought to do in order to remove a game from your steam account is to uninstall it from your computer, so if peradventure you remove a game from your account first, you won’t be able to uninstall it, normally you would have to remove them manually or hunt down its files on your Hard Drive or Memory Card.
To permanently delete a game from your library, make use of the information below.
- Click Help > Steam Support.
- Select the game you want to delete. If it happens that you played it recently, the game will be on top, if you haven’t, you can use the search box at the bottom of the page to search for the game by name.
- Once this is done, Click on “I Want To Permanently Remove This Game From My Account”. Once you do that, you have permanently deleted a game from your library.