Team Fortress 2

Team Fortress 2

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How to find your/someones SteamID?
By Avaray
Three simple ways to get your or someones Steam ID.
What is SteamID?
The SteamID is identifier used to identify a Steam account.
Every Steam user has a unique SteamID, that cannot be changed.
Why should I have this knowledge?
There may be many situations when you'll need to it.
  • SteamID is good way to search information about users (Google is really helpful).
  • On many internet Forums SteamID needs to be filled in the profile options.
  • Sometimes is needed for Unban application or for cheater report.
First method - in game console
This is an easiest way, when we are running a game.

Press ~ key on your keyboard (it's named Tilde). It will open your console.
Then write "status" and press Enter.

This will show list of connected players with their SteamID's.
You can Copy/Paste informations from console with CTRL+C/CTRL+V keyboard shortcuts.
Secondary method - SteamRep is the most known website with informations about Steam users.
You can search users by profile URL or by their custom profile address (alias).
SteamID will be shown here:
Third method - special websites
How to get Steam profile address?
The easiest way is to use Steam browser.
To do it You must enable showing of the URL address in Steam options.

If You don't have it enabled:
  • Enter into Steam options
  • Next open Interface tab
  • Check "Display Steam URL address bar when available"

  • Press OK
If You have enabled showing URL already - open Your friends list.
Choose a person, open his menu and choose "View Steam Profile".
(You can click on His avatar too - it's faster way)

Select and copy address (CTRL+C).

Now You can use it to find SteamID.
Flameinfiren | Neoxa Sep 1, 2021 @ 6:31pm 
tommy_barbeque Jul 20, 2021 @ 9:09am 
+rep thankyou, now i can report
Satoru Akefu Mar 13, 2021 @ 8:08pm 
"Godspeed, you magnificent bastard." +ref

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󠀡󠀡󠀡󠀡󠀡󠀡󠀡󠀡 Jan 30, 2021 @ 11:06am 
how can i find someone's profile by their id?
KrPeek deugh Nov 17, 2020 @ 3:42pm 
blekenbleu Jun 28, 2020 @ 1:10pm 
What worked for me:
1) in web browser tab
2) in that console
Bleed May 29, 2020 @ 1:22am 
Ronanfalcon Jan 12, 2020 @ 6:23pm 
Good, +fav
TacticalBro69 Jun 21, 2019 @ 12:42pm 
this makes sence right