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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
00282032.x IDE BugsLicensingPublic2018-09-28 14:08
ReporterKevin BrownAssigned ToCoreTech 
PriorityMediumSeverityB - MajorReproducibility100%
Status AssignedResolutionReopened 
Product VersionPre-2.1.3 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0028203: Licensing: It is not possible to use GameMaker Studio 2 through Steam when in offline mode
DescriptionIf a user chooses to set Steam to offline mode, they will be shown "Error (42) - One or more parameters was missing" when attempting to open GameMaker Studio 2 followed by the login screen.
As they are in offline mode, they will be unable to license.
Steps To ReproduceOpen Steam and run GameMaker Studio 2
Ensure that you are logged in correctly
Set Steam to Offline Mode
Run GameMaker Studio 2
Notice you are shown an error and are unable to run
Additional InformationOriginal Zendesk Ticket:
TagsNo tags attached.
2.x IDE Found In2.1.1.241
2.x Runtime Found In2.1.1.158
2.x IDE Verified In2.1.2.257
2.x Runtime Verified In2.1.2.172



2017-11-02 09:01

Adminstrator   ~0056400

Reproduced on my machine.

Sam Cumming

2018-03-06 13:56

Developer   ~0057981

We don't state anywhere official that Steam must be ONLINE for you to log in. Submitted a documentation bug here: