Right-click your taskbar and select Start Task Manager to open the task manager.
Be sure to change Steam’s CPU affinity back to the default – using all cores – before launching a demanding, modern game.
You can disable the overlay for an individual game by right-clicking the game in your Steam library, selecting Properties, and unchecking the Enable Steam Community In-Game check box.
Windows automatically assigns compatibility mode settings to certain programs – including Steam – when they crash.
You can tell Windows to run on the game on only one CPU core to solve this problem – this is referred to as setting the game’s CPU affinity.
You can view each download server’s load on the Steam Content Server Status page. To change your download server, click the Steam menu and select Settings.Playnite 3.0 released - Open source video game library manager and launcher with support for 3rd party libraries like Steam, GOG, Origin and Uplay.Including game emulation support, providing one unified interface for your games.After deleting this file, you’ll have to log back into Steam and other local settings will also be lost – for example, you’ll have to re-categorize your games.You’ll find this file in your Steam directory – C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam by default.