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Steam Remote Play SLOW / stutters / buffers when In-Home Streaming - it connects via Relay and not Direct (no SteamLink)

When Valve released Remote Play, it seems there's a bug where multiple network adapters (from VPNs, virtual machines, etc.) can cause direct connections to fallback to relays too greedily. You need to ...
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Can I stream non-Steam games using Steam's In-Home Streaming?

Yes. As of October 2018, any non-steam shortcuts added to the Steam client on the host machine will also appear in the Library tabs in those clients that can potentially stream games from there. You ...
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How to disable steam-link host display during streaming?

As CommandoAir says, thereis no point in that. Your PC is rendering the game only once, and then Steam streams that video to your Steam Link. It doesn't take any "Extra resource". If you want it off, ...
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How can I stop Steam In-Home Streaming from muting my audio?

You can unmute the windows sound from desktop mode while streaming, this can be done from the steam link. You can enter the desktop mode while streaming with the following buttons: After that you'll ...
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Can I stream non-Steam games using Steam's In-Home Streaming?

This is no longer true. Steam no longer allows streaming of non-steam games. (Posting this response as an update as GOOGLE still thinks this is the most relevant result. -.-)
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Can't use a controller with Steam In-Home Streaming

From the official support article on in-home streaming: My game controller input doesn't affect the game If your game controller isn't recognized by any game, check to see if Steam Big Picture ...
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Steam remote play together no streaming screen from mac host

I figured out that it was because the game was in full screen mode. After switching it to windowed mode and restarting everything, it started streaming just fine.
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Steam remote play poor quality on linux as a client

I know that it's strange but setting the client bandwidth limit from unlimited to 50Mbit/s fixed the problem.
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Where are the Steam-Link statistic snapshots located?

According to this thread on Steam Community forums, it is stored in C:\Path\to\SteamDirectory\streaming\Name_of_the_game.zip(assuming C is the hard drive where Steam is installed): Host computer, ...
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Do Steam or Battle.Net Terms of Service restrict the ability to play games remotely via streaming?

Steam officially supports LAN game streaming, and you can extend your LAN by managing to get some sort of VPN system to work. IANAL, but streaming your video gameplay through a VPN is not ...
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Can I play a game and stream it at the same time ? (Steam in-home streaming)

You probably can, but that won't play 2 copies of the game. Game streaming just runs the game on your PC, send the video to the receiver and controller input back to the PC. You could at most play ...
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Can I increase the number of threads Steam uses for in-home streaming?

I found out how: In Steam, go to Steam menu -> Settings, then in the In-Home Streaming settings, press the "Advanced Host Options" button, and a window will appear. You can then select the number of ...
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Is there any incentive to ordering my Steam Link and Steam Controller through the Steam Store?

Depending on the region you live in it might come with one or more free games. In the region I live in, the Steam controller and Steam link are not available for buying through steam, but that doesn't ...
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