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Windows 7: Steam Installation on all user accounts not wanted

21 Mar 2015   #1
Dirtnapper

Win 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 
Steam Installation on all user accounts not wanted

My nephew installed Steam on the computer; however, it shows up on all the User accounts. How do I get this to only go on his account, is it as simple as uninstalling, re-install and hopefully get the option to only install "this user"?? Thanks.


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22 Mar 2015   #2
MrNeeds

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

You should be able to uninstall from your user account independently, without affecting your son's steam installation, if it is affected, then you can just reinstall on your son's account and see if it allows you to only install for this user account only as you have stated above.

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23 Mar 2015   #3
logicearth

Windows 10 Pro (x64)
 
 

Umm don't bother uninstalling, just move the shortcut from the Start Menu and move it to his Start Menu in his user account. You can find the path to these online.
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23 Mar 2015   #4
Boozad

W7 Pro x64 SP1 | W10 Pro IP x64 | W8.1 Pro x64 VM | Linux Mint VM
 
 

Start playing his games. Nothing like free games.
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