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How can I tell if a Steam game syncs my saved games to the Steam Cloud?

Currently, after latest games library UI update (November 2019), you can find that in game details: Select a game on the list Click 'Show more details' button If the game supports Cloud Saves, the ...
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Is there a way to turn off Steam cloud saves for all Steam games?

Yes there is a way to disable Steam Cloud. To do so, go to Steam Settings->Cloud->Enable Steam Cloud synchronization.
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How can I validate that Steam Cloud is up to date?

Via a web browser, you can download your Steam Cloud saves at https://store.steampowered.com/account/remotestorage (note - there doesn't appear to be an actual link from within your account page, ...
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Can you share save files on Steam Family Share to other accounts?

While I'm unsure whether it's possible to directly transfer one steam cloud to another, it's possible to do so in your local files. There are two occasions where the steam cloud synchronizes with the ...
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How can I get my Steam Cloud saves without installing the game?

This should now be possible through https://help.steampowered.com/en/accountdata thanks to GDPR, at least in part. Specifically the Steam Cloud link under the section "Uploaded Data".
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What happens when you use all of your steam cloud save space?

By the looks of it, it's per game, and you can follow the steps here to see how much you've used up and how much you have left. Having a read here it seams that when it's full - its full and nothing ...
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Managing Steam game saves in gaming arcade environment

What system do you have to identify the user? You only mentioned not using Steam login, but how will you do the authentication? How does the computer know "Bob" is playing the game instead of "Bill"?...
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How do I clear Steam Cloud Sync files for a specific game?

I've had success (different game) in the past with this guide (the Steam app ID for TF2 is 440): http://forums.steampowered.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2470784 The basic idea is to: mess up (i.e. ...
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How can I get my Steam Cloud saves without installing the game?

You can download the files one at a time from here: https://store.steampowered.com/account/remotestorage Or you could just download the game, synchronize it and then move the files.
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How do I clear Steam Cloud Sync files for a specific game?

First of all, download Steam Cloud File Manager Lite (you can find binaries on the releases part of the repository) and extract it somewhere. After you extract it, make sure steam client is open. ...
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What happens when you use all of your steam cloud save space?

So I contacted Steam Support and asked the same question. Here's their reply: When cloud storage is full, Steam will no longer be able to add new files.
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Keeping save files of steam games so i can do a fresh windows install

This depends on the game. Most games will store files that need to be arbitrarily saved in %localappdata% or %appdata%. This usually includes save files and mods if applicable. Some games will store ...
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Reset tf2 settings to default and update them in steam cloud

For those looking for the 'nuclear' option - i.e. wanting to completely reset TF2, here's what I found works in order to reset TF2 to defaults: Caution: This will remove everything not tied to your ...
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Can I find out what data is in the Steam Cloud for my games?

In addition to @Zero3, some "root" values currently represent: " 0" - "{remoteCache}\remote"; " 1" - app's installation root; " 2" - "%...
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How can I restore my Baldur's Gate 2 EE save games from Steam cloud save?

I found the option - it is "Enable Cloud Saves" in the Gameplay menu.
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Is there a way to use Steam Cloud saves and actually save progress?

You could use the mklink command to create a symbolic link, a hard link, or a junction pointing to the Steam Cloud folder. Make a backup of your saves from %APPDATA%\Wayforward\ShantaeHeroUltimate\ ...
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How to upload saves to Steam Cloud without having the game installed locally?

Transferring saved data into Steam is a bit complicated, but its easy to follow: Get the appid of the game (check this question for more information) Open a browser and go to steam://open/console (if ...
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Does Family Share games keep save files on the cloud?

Is saved progress for family shared games kept in the Steam cloud the same way my owned games? Yes. All users get the same game features for Family Sharing supported games except Trading Cards and In-...
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My Team Fortress 2's userconfig.cfg has gone AWOL

Verify Integrity of game files Usually, missing files can be re-downloaded by using Steam's "Verify Integrity of game files" option. Right-click Team Fortress 2 in your library, and select '...
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How can I cancel Steam's cloud sync?

I found those instructions to disable Borderlands 2 (I don't know if Factorio) from synchronizing save data with Steam Cloud here: In your Steam Library, right-click on Borderlands 2 and select "...
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How do I restore a saved game in Steam?

CrossCode seems to be properly setup for Steam Cloud based on it's SteamDB page, so whatever save you got back from the Steam Cloud is the latest data it knows about. When you close a game on Steam ...
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Show Windows games on the Steam homepage, even when using a Mac

You can go to Account Preferences and find the "Platform Preferences" part at the bottom of the page. Pick the platforms you want to see games for (in your case, Windows and macOS) and click save. ...
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How much available space per game in the Steam Cloud?

By my estimate steam provides aproximately 108MB per game in my library. 1024mb*93gb = 95252MB, / 876 games = 108mb each. But, we know from the other posts that games can be 1GB(portal 2) or 100MB (...
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