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Shadowsun Oct 5, 2012 @ 6:18am
Getting a Steam Key for Already purchased Version of Studio
If you already have Studio and wish to download and use it in Steam go to https://www.yoyogames.com/my_licences and recover your licence which will send you an email with your Steam key.
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=(eGO)= CampingCarl Oct 10, 2012 @ 10:50am 
Hello Shadowsun, I'm trying to get my key, But its not alowing me to enter it into steam. Is there a glich with versions or does the standered 50$ not get a steam key?
chance Oct 11, 2012 @ 6:02am 
@Carl: My understanding is that any version of Studio should get you the equivalent version on Steam. I have Studio Pro and it worked fine. But it should also work for Studio Standard, according to the YoYo Games announcement.
Shadowsun Oct 11, 2012 @ 8:09am 
Hi, Yes chance you are right every version of Studio gets a Steam Key however you need to enter your current licence key into https://www.yoyogames.com/my_licences before you get your Steam key to use.
Northern Pike Jan 18, 2014 @ 9:55pm 
I've been with Steam for quite a while now. Has allways worked fine. However. I recently got the Studio version. Then paid $100 for the Pro version. Then followed the first tutorial and did all the stuff correctly. Click the Run button and BOOM!!! A big bad dialog pops up and says something about my AssetCompiler not finding a file. Something about the System.Core.
I had a feeling this GM was too good to be true. Looks like I'm screwed.....
I have a key for Windows, not for steam.

First question is... If I use it on my new computer, will I get the latest version of gamemaker for windows, or the version that i bought the key on?

Second question is... Could I trade in that Windows key for a gamemaker: Studio Standard?

Also, what is the Gamemaker: studio version compared to the Gamemaker for windows? Is GM studio more up-to-date than GM windows?
Last edited by .;UbErZ;. Andrew900460; May 3, 2014 @ 3:44pm
TheEngiGuy May 5, 2014 @ 5:51am 
Strange, I enter my email address in the field, I got the email but there is no Steam key, only license key. Steam key section is blank.
TearOfTheStar Dec 23, 2014 @ 5:36am 
Hello! Can i get GMS download from yoyo site if i have steam license? Pro+mac+yoyo comp. I want version without ties to steam.
Last edited by TearOfTheStar; Dec 23, 2014 @ 5:39am
Nanokek Ultimate Jan 31, 2015 @ 4:39pm 
You guys are awesome. Is there any real reason to restrict steam version in that way?
Where are fresh versions, where are betas? I just can't understand your policy.
Last edited by Nanokek Ultimate; Jan 31, 2015 @ 4:40pm
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