How to set up your Steam profile
At Steam, you have the free choice for which purposes you want to use the platform. So you can use it sober to buy and start games; Thanks to the large community, you can also see Steam as a social gaming network.
If you have not set up your Steam profile yet, the client helps you.
- In Steam, click on your profile name and then in the Profile dialog box.
2. You can reach your profile view, where you can select “Edit Profile” at the top right.
3. On the following page, you can complete your profile in different categories, for example by specifying the country where you live or by creating an avatar.
After you have entered all the information you want, click on “Save” below. Your profile is now updated and other members of the Steam community see exactly the information you want to reveal. Because clearly remains: on the Internet (and thus on Steam) a certain caution is never wrong. Therefore, use the option of viewing your profile so as not to make too many info external people accessible.
Incidentally, it is also interesting to connect your Steam account with other gaming platforms like Epic Games. How that works, we have explained here.