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Adding Funds to Your Steam Wallet:

Add funds via Steam
  • Log in to your Steam account.
  • Click the [Your username]'s Account link in the upper right hand corner to be directed to your account details.
  • On the right hand side of your account details page there is a blue box that displays your current Wallet Balance.
  • Directly under the Wallet Balance, there is a link to add funds to your Steam Wallet
 

Viewing Current Steam Wallet Balance

  • Log in to your Steam account.
  • The current available balance will be listed in the upper right hand corner next to [Your username]'s Account.

 

Note:

Funds added to the Steam wallet will be used for the next purchase(s) to the Steam account. Once depleted, another form of payment can be used.

 

Recently Added Wallet Funds Have Not Appeared

In most cases, the new funds will automatically be displayed in your account. If the issue persists for more than two hours after completing your transaction, please do the following:

  • Restart the Steam Client
  • Ensure that you have logged in to the correct account that the purchase was made to.
  • If the updated amount is still incorrect, please contact Steam Support for assistance.

 

What Are Steam Gift Cards?

Steam Gift cards work just like a gift certificate that can be redeemed on Steam for the purchase of games, software, wallet credit, and any other item you can purchase on Steam. You can find Steam Gift Cards at plenty of retail stores across the world in a variety of denominations.

 

How do I redeem a Steam Gift Card?

  1. Pick up the gift card which has the dollar amount you would like to purchase.
  2. Take to the check out. Once paid for, it will be activated and loaded with the value printed on the front of the card.
  3. When you get home scratch the gray security bar on the back of the card to reveal the 15-digit code.
  4. Log into your Steam account (or make one if you don't have one) and go to "Redeem a Steam Wallet Code"
  5. In the resulting screen enter your code into the “Steam Wallet Code” field.
  6. Click Continue.
  7. Now you will have the amount of denomination of the gift card added to your Steam Wallet which is viewable in the upper right corner of Steam.

When in the “Review + Purchase” step during checkout click “My Steam Wallet” as a payment method. The cost of the item you purchase and the associated tax will be deducted from your wallet funds.

 

What Are Steam Wallet Codes?

Steam Wallet Codes work just like a game activation code that can be redeemed on Steam for a credit in your Steam Wallet. You can find Steam Wallet Codes at retail stores across the World in a variety of denominations.

 

How do I redeem a Steam Wallet Code?

  1. Pick up the Wallet Code card which has the dollar amount you would like to purchase.
  2. Take to the check out. Once paid for, the clerk will give you a receipt with a 15-digit code on it.
  3. When you get home , log into your Steam account (or make one if you don't have one) and go to "Redeem a Steam Wallet Code"
  4. In the resulting screen enter your code into the “Steam Wallet Code” field.
  5. Click Continue.
  6. Now you will have the amount of denomination of the wallet card added to your Steam Wallet which is viewable in the upper right corner of Steam.

When in the “Review + Purchase” step during checkout click “My Steam Wallet” as a payment method. The cost of the item you purchase and the associated tax will be deducted from your wallet funds.

 

What can be done about a damaged or unreadable Steam Wallet code?

If a code has been damaged or is otherwise unreadable, return to the retailer to resolve your issue. Steam Support cannot issue replacement codes for any retail purchases such as Steam Wallet cards.

 

Where do I get a Steam Wallet Code?

Check here for an updated list of retailers.

Problem with Steam?

Contact Steam Support
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