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I am having a problem. I cannot find Steam on Ubuntu Software Center. I was able to find it before I installed Ubuntu, but now I am not able to find it. Any suggestions?

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Just open the software centre and enter steam in to the search box. –  SimplySimon Jul 11 '13 at 9:45
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I did that and it doesn't find it. –  user174308 Jul 11 '13 at 9:45
    
Do you mean to say you weren't able to find it after an upgrade? –  Akas Antony Jul 11 '13 at 9:50
    
Right. I was test driving Ubuntu from a thumb drive and was able to find and install Steam. Now that I have installed Ubuntu and not running from the thumb drive I can't find Steam in the Software Center. Not sure what else I can do outside of manually installing it. –  user174308 Jul 11 '13 at 9:52

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Open the .deb file directly from steam's website and it will open the software centre, even when it's already installed.

here is the link:

http://media.steampowered.com/client/installer/steam.deb

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I hope this answer was helpful to you, if it was, please vote up and accept :-) –  JorgeArtware Jul 11 '13 at 9:53

Steam is available in the official repository only for Ubuntu 12.04. So you'll have to download it and install it seperately

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