How to play steam games without updating

If you see any sort of progress indicator next to a game’s name, you can’t play it offline – ensure each game you want to play is fully downloaded and updated before going offline.

Launch each game you want to play offline at least once.

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Basically, Steam wants to discourage offline mode, but It works if you make sure the machine is really offline, and steam updated. For instructions choose your browser : Fix DNS Problems.


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