Tuesday, May 12, 2015

How to Launch Dota 2 w/o Launching Steam First

Most Dota 2 players will know that when you need to play Dota 2, Steam will already be opened and running the background, as all Steam gamers should have it, but you will most possibly be required to first click on the Steam taskbar icon at the bottom-right of Windows to get a menu to Launch your favorite games or Steam pages.

With my method, you won't have to launch Steam and go through that clickety-click process... you can easily access the Dota 2 shortcut from your Steam taskbar shortcut with a simple right-click, and voila, your favorite games are pinned to your Steam shortcut as depicted below.