I have bought Deus Ex: Game of the Year edition on Steam and I am experiencing an issue that prevents me from playing. When I start the game I immediately get the following error;
The game then immediately quits. Any ideas?
If you have 64-bit Windows or have chosen a custom installation location for Steam, the game will "fail to find Steam" because it's only looking in the default locations.
Users of 64-bit Windows will have Steam located here by default:
The solution is to add your Steam location to your path.
Here's how you modify the 'Path' environmental variable;
This should work with any custom location of Steam, for any games that have trouble finding Steam when they launch.
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