What Happens If I Decline Steam Gifts?

Steam is a very popular video game digital distribution service by Valve and it is the ultimate destination for playing, discussing, and creating games. Steam was first released in September 2003 as a standalone software client. Then, the main purpose was to provide automatic updates for the games of Valve. Now steam has extended its service and offers digital rights management (DRM), server hosting, video streaming, and social networking services. Like other gaming platforms steam also offers digital gift cards to their users. Like other gift cards, you can redeem the steam gift card to buy games software, hardware, and any other item within the steam.

Steam allows it’s users to send a Steam gift card to a friend or family member’s Steam wallet online. However, if your friend declines the gift then there is nothing to worry about because Steam will issue a refund to your steam account. Moreover, steam also let a user to include a note when they choose to decline the gift. So the gift sender can understand why the gift was declined.

Features Of Steam

1. Steam has a collection of nearly 30,000 games and you can enjoy exclusive deals, automatic game updates, and other great perks

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2. Talk with friends or groups via text or voice without leaving Steam using Videos, Tweets, GIFs and many more are supported

3. Everything about your game is in one place. You can join the discussions, upload content, and be the first to know about new updates

4. Stream your gameplay live with the click of a button, and share your game with friends or the rest of the community

5. Create, discover, and download player-created mods and cosmetics for nearly 1,000 supported games

6. Access Steam anywhere from your iOS or Android device with the Steam mobile app

7. Discover, play, and get involved with games as they evolve. Be the first to see what’s coming and become part of the process

8. The steam client supports 28 languages and counting so you don’t have to worry about any communication problem if you have to contact the support

9. Steam storefront supports 100+ payment methods across over 35 currencies, giving you the flexibility to pay how you want

10. Steam encourages developers to include controller support in their games including PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo controllers

How To Trade In Steam?

In steam, you can trade Steam items, in-game items, and extra copies of games. You can trade these items either from the Trade Offers page within your Inventory or from a friend’s profile. The process is very simple. Check the below steps.

Trade Form The Trade Offers Page

1. First, open the steam and log in to your account

2. Now, hover the mouse over your persona name

3. From the available options click on Inventory

4. Then click on the Trade Offers

5. Click on New Trade Offer

6. Now, select the friend you’d like to make a trade offer to

7. Click and drag the items you wish to trade from both inventories into the trade boxes

8. Check the box to confirm the trade contents

9. Click on Make Offer

Send A Trade Offer From A Friend’s Profile

1. First, open the steam and log in to your account

2. Now, hover the mouse over your persona name

3. From the available options click on Friends

4. Now, select the friend you’d like to make a trade offer to

5. Then, click on More

6. Click on Offer a Trade

7. Now click and drag the items you wish to trade from both inventories into the trade boxes

8. Check the box to confirm the trade contents

9. Click on Make Offer

How To Redeem Steam Gift

You can easily redeem the steam gift. Follow the below steps:

1. First, go to the https://store.steampowered.com/login and log into your Steam account

2. In the transaction there will be an email containing a link, click on it

3. A new window will open with two options, Accept the gift, or Decline the gift

4. Click on the Accept gift option

5. Now choose where you want to add the gifts, directly to your game library or your Steam gift inventory

6. If you want to install the game then choose “Add to my game library” and play the game immediately

7. Now return to the Game list of your steam account and click on the “Install” button to install the game

How To Refund A Gifted Game On Steam

One of the best things about Steam is you can refund the game and receive the full price back. Not only that, but you can also buy the refunded game at a discount price. Here is the process:

1. First, go to the Steam Help and log in to your steam account

2. From the available options click on the “Purchase” option

3. Type the name of the game that you want to refund

4. If you can’t find the game then it means it was purchased outside the 14-day refund window therefore the game is not ineligible for a refund

5. Now select the problem/reason you want to refund the game

6. Then click I’d like to request a refund

7. Now fill the form and then submit your request

8. Finally, wait for the confirmation E-mail

How To Keep A Game That You Buy To Gift Someone

1. First, log in to the Steam client

2. Now from the available options click on the Games

3. Then select “Manage Gifts & Guest Passes”

4. Now select the game from the Steam inventory, and click “Add to my library”

Where To Buy A Steam Wallet Code?

One of the easiest ways to put money into a Steam Wallet is to use the Steam gift card or buy a steam wallet code. Steam Wallet Codes and Steam Gift Cards are sold all over the world. You can buy them from various retail shops or online shops using your local payment methods. Let’s check them out!

United States

1. GameStop

2. Best Buy

3. Walgreens


1. 7 Eleven Canada

2. Best buy

3. Circle K

4. Couche-Tard

5. EB Games

6. Jean Coutu

7. Walmart

8. Petro Canada

9. Shell

10. Jean Coutu

11. The Source   


1. Billa

2. Gamestop

3. Interspar

4. Libro

5. Media Markt

6. Müller

7. Spar


1. Colruyt

2. Dreamland


4. Game Mania

5. Media Markt

6. Okay

7. Smartoys


1. Auchan

2. Cultura


4. Leclerc

5. Micromania


1. Combi

2. Edeka

3. GameStop

4. Media Markt

5. Rewe

6. V-Markt   


1. Argos



4. John Lewis

5. Tesco

6. W H Smith

7. Wilkinson 


1. 7-Eleven

2. Big W

3. Coles

4. EB Games

5. JB Hi Fi

6. Woolworth Supermarkets

New Zealand

1. Countdown Supermarkets

2. EB Games

3. JB Hi Fi

Hong Kong

1. 2000 FUN

2. 7-Eleven Hong Kong

3. Circle K

4. Game Master

5. Games Source Entertainment

6. Gamersmarket

7. MyCard-HK

8. Van Go


1. Steam Wallet by NODWIN on Amazon

2. Digistore

3. Gamers Gift


1. 7-Eleven

2. Aeon

3. Dospara

4. FamilyMart

5. Geo

6. Matsumoto Kiyoshi

7. Ministop

8. Poplar


1. 24Hour Buy Card

2. 7-Eleven

3. E-play

4. Forest

5. MyCard

6. i7391



1. E-Club – Malaysia

2. MAXIS/Hotlink (Outlets)

3. HOTLINK Topup

4. 7-Eleven Malaysia



2. 7-Eleven Philippines

3. E-Club


1. Auchan

2. Media Expert

3. Media Markt

South Africa

1. eGifts24


3. PrepaidGamer.com

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