Update: Steam's latest Beta is a complete rewrite of the UI, with removal of all VGUI elements. This update effectively renders this skin unusable. All good things come to an end, and I knew the end was coming when I started this project. Thank you to everyone who used OG-Steam in its short lifespan. Thank you to the contributors, and those of you who submitted bug reports. It has been a fun nostalgia trip that I won't forget.
I am leaving the README below for posterity.
An Internet Time Warp
This version has been tested on Windows running the latest version of the Steam client (As at 2022-05-13).
Note: This skin has not been tested on Linux or MacOS
Copy the OG-Steam folder into
Select the new skin through
Install the WineTahomaBit font for a truly authentic retro look (Credit: Xenthio, based on "Wine Tahoma Regular" Version 0.001 (C) 2004 Larry Snyder Based on Bitstream Vera Sans (C) Bitstream Inc GNU Lesser General Public License 2.1).
WineTahomaBit is enabled by changing basefont from "Tahoma" to "WineTahomaBit" on line 36 of "OG-Steam\resource\styles\steam.styles". This will be enabled by default with the next release. Note: DirectWrite must be disabled through
Settings/Interface, or characters will be invisible.