Problems linking Steam account

Discussion in 'New Player Welcome' started by Radamanthys, Apr 13, 2018.

  1. Radamanthys

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    Hi All.
    I've tried SotA with the free trial and yesterday I've bought the game via Steam, but now I can't link my game because I've a not the label “…click here to redeem an access key by signing in through Steam!“ on my account page .
    I've tried also a change my password as written in another post, but still not works
    Can anyone help me please?
    Thanks
     
  2. Radamanthys

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    Yes, I went on this page...I've found the "play sota throug steam", but on my account page I've written :

    Play SotA through Steam
    Steam Access Key included with Game Early Access! More info...



    Note: This Steam access key is permanently attached to your personal Steam account and you will no longer be able to transfer or sell the Steam value from your account.


    Nothing else...

    It's the first time that I use this forum...it's possible to attach a pictures that is in my pc?
     
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    Ok then hopefully someone will chime in because I don't know how to make it work for you. @Cerus. We can try someone around. It is actually 2:17 am here so Austin TX is asleep most likely. I am truly sorry I clicked on the steam key since now my account is not able to transfer now and the thing is I was not even going to use steam in the first place. We didn't get Steam until a couple of years into development. So lets see if someone can come and help you ok and welcome to the game. I am Majoria in game once you get it working if I can help. Best wishes.
     
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  4. Radamanthys

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    TY Majoria...resolved
     
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    Thanks...this is my new drug :D
     
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    For anyone else with a trial account that's bought via Steam:

    1. Logout of your SotA account.
    2. Use the Steam button to login with your Steam credentials.

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    3. Link using your SotA credentials on the Game Client / Steam tab.

    @Berek can you add this to the FAQ?
     
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    Great outline, will do!
     
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    @Radamanthys Welcome to New Britannia!

    If you have a free trial account, you would not be able to link your SotA account to a Steam account from the Account page because there is name value on the account.

    Sorry for the confusion! We'll clear it up on the FAQ.
     
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    Yes...It's better...I was going crazy for enter on the full version of the game... :D :D :D
    Every time I was searching that damned label :D :D :D
    Ty all for the assistance.
     
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    hi Radamanthys
    welcome to the world of Novia
    if you need help please contact me and I will help you in the game I have created videos that can be found on youtube https://www.youtube.com/c/skeggymedia and I stream on Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/skeggy_media and happy adventuring in this World full of Adventure. in the ingame chat box you can send me a friend request by typing /friend skeggy media I accept all friends requests.
     
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    Hey, I was having the same issues. Played on a trial account before buying on Steam. I was logged into the website with my trial account under the account settings trying to link it but the, "login with Steam" button wasn't showing. I had to logout of my trial account and instead click, "login with Steam" for the main login of the website, from there I was able to go into my account settings and link my trial account to it.
     
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    Welcome to SOTA, Tsproggy and Radamanthys! Great to have you join our community.
     
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    Hi, trying to link to Steam account, but everything I try fails: I've read the FAQ, read this forum post... this sure seems way harder than it should be to just make the account and play.

    I can successfully login to this web site with Steam, but the “…click here to redeem an access key by signing in through Steam!“ never shows up. Not sure at all what I'm missing; any help would be appreciated.
     
  16. tphilipp

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    If you are a new player that doesn't have any pledge, bundle or game access item, then this won't show up for you. The steam access key is merely a way for you to be able to use the steam client for a copy of the game previously bought on our site. That said, for brand new players this is meaningless, because SotA is free now.

    So, if this applies to you, then in order to play through Steam, just get the (free) game from Steam, and start it (alternatively, log into this website by selecting "login with steam"). Then follow the instructions.

    We will update the account page section and FAQs accordingly, as this is indeed confusing.
     
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