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Description

Unable to login when prompted while starting GameUpdater.exe
Username and Password are correct and have been used to successfully log into the steam website.

Details

Severity
Minor
Resolution
Open
Reproducibility
Always
Operating System
Windows 10 x64
Operating System Version
1607
Category
Tools
Steps To Reproduce

Start GameUpdater.exe using admin privleges
Enter username and password (and optionally the steam guard key, this makes no difference)

Additional Information

Error message: "Logging in user 'ryan_mayer' to Steam Public...Login Failure: Invalid Password
FAILED with result code 5"

After the login fails, the cmd-window stays open. Successful login can be achieved using the "login <username> <pw>" command.

The username contains a underscore "_"

Event Timeline

schnupy created this task.Apr 28 2017, 7:32 PM

What branch did you try to download? Was it the RC or a password-free branch?

I'm not sure. I downloaded the arma 3 tools from steam and then tried to install the GameUpdater.exe.
Then I couldn't log in, so I never got any further.