I'm new to ubuntu, I have 14.04 and I've downloaded the steam from the USC that says "the ultimate gaming platform" and it just won't open or respond. I tried downloading the one that says "application for managing and playing games on steam" but it says "There isn’t a software package called “steam” in your current software sources." I;mreallt confused I would really appreciate any help!

  • Do you see Steam icon on unity launcher? – sparkmood Jul 4 '14 at 8:12
  • Sorry im such a noob, but what is the unity launcher? – user300375 Jul 4 '14 at 8:15
  • nvm, Yeah theres 2 icons – user300375 Jul 4 '14 at 8:17
  • and in my apps theres 3 – user300375 Jul 4 '14 at 8:18
  • What happened when you run Steam? any alart? or crash ? – sparkmood Jul 4 '14 at 8:20

I found a very helpful article for installing Steam in Ubuntu here -> http://www.dedoimedo.com/games/steam-ubuntu-ringtail.html. Hope this helps.

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