Says steam needs to be open when I try to connect to a server


GTA V version?
Up to date
Up to date?
Legit or Pirate copy?
Steam/CD/Social Club?
76561198206899627 - steam
Windows version?
Did you try to delete caches.xml and try again?
yes even the folder
Error screenshot (if any)
System specifications
pretty good build. not pc related.
What did you do to get this issue?
I don’t know. i connected fivem and gta to my steam library as a non steam addon, and it doesn’t work anymore
What server did you get this issue on?
every single one
CitizenFX.log file
CitizenFX.log (45.9 KB)
.dmp files/report IDs
If an issue with starting:
GTA V folder screenshot
GTA V/update/x64/dlcpacks screenshot
can’t get one
Filepath to FiveM folder
idk what that means but it goes from desktop, bc the folder is on there
FiveM client folder screenshot
Did you try to disable/uninstall your Anti-virus?
Also add what you already tried so far.
Ive tried everything I can think of.



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Yeah i was told that on the discord. Thanks


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