Steam Gift Activation Instruction

Important! Please activate your Steam gift within 24 hours of purchase, otherwise the process may not be successful.

1. In order to activate your Steam Gift link, please follow the instructions provided by the seller in your unique activation link.

Remember that the Activation of Steam Gifts may differ from seller to seller. Once you open a Steam Gift Link you'll see a detailed step-by-step activation guide prepared by the seller.

Below you can see examples of such instructions.

  1. Open the Steam Gift Link that you received and log in to your Steam account by using “Login via Steam” button.
  2. Check if your Steam store country matches the detected one. If not, choose the right one from the provided list and then press 'Confirm Country'.
  3. Wait up to 10 minutes to accept friendship request from 'account name (Steam ID)' on Steam.
  4. Wait for the game to appear as a gift on your Steam Account and accept it in the usual way.

  1. Provide Steam profile link
  2. Provide an email address for notification
  3. Accept friend request on Steam
  4. Done
  5. Accept your gift via Steam. If you have any questions, please read the FAQ

2. If you have received a direct Steam Gift link (to the Steam website), please follow the instructions below:

  1. Enter the Steam Gift link into your browser
  2. Login to your Steam account
  3. Accept the gift by clicking "Accept Gift" at the bottom of the page
  4. Add the game to either your library or your Steam Gift Inventory
  5. A message will be displayed that the game was successfully redeemed