Steam exe main exception to run steam

Hello,
was connected to steam account computer crashed had to recover to original went to reload steam and civ5
and lo and behold after 3 minutes of waiting for steam to upgrade I get "steam.exe (main exception) in order to run steam you must be connected to the internet"......was up wit dat
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  1. What firewall are you running? Have to allowed it through the firewall since the steam update? Many firewalls do version detection, so they will re-prompt you to allow a given program access to the internet if that program gets updated.
  2. The_Prophecy said:
    What firewall are you running? Have to allowed it through the firewall since the steam update? Many firewalls do version detection, so they will re-prompt you to allow a given program access to the internet if that program gets updated.


    i have it by firewall. but still have same result.
    i connect to internet via wireless connection (need to login first)
    can you give me a solution? please??? :(
  3. just e-mail steam support and do as they say
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