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Avatar finder changes - Patreon and announcements

Posted: Sun Oct 06, 2019 4:08 pm
by Martin
Avatar Finder Changes
- The Avatar Finder API has now shut down permanently
the only way to now use this feature is through the front end of SteamID which is logged and monitored.

- Platinum Patreon,
This Tier allowed people who kept getting cool downs to bypass the cooldown and second-rate limits of the avatar finder feature genuine with some people due to site lag however there were people scripting this.
I also allowed people who were blocked and banned back to use this feature in an attempt to frustrate other sites , This goes against what SteamID is for and a huge mistake on my part which will / has hurt the SteamID reputation so access to this has stopped. For now, the platinum tier will be removed entirely.

SteamID is against cheaters and scammers however the implementation of the above two features has gone against this moral.

Updates to follow.

Re: Avatar finder changes - Patreon and announcements

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 1:20 pm
by CortexGear:AngryDroids
theres no avatar finder lookup anymore ? where we find the Front end of SteamID ?

Re: Avatar finder changes - Patreon and announcements

Posted: Fri Oct 25, 2019 1:35 pm
by CortexGear:AngryDroids
Reply asap! i need to use the Features

Re: Avatar finder changes - Patreon and announcements

Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 9:01 am
by Martin
It looks like the avatar finder will stay, with the recent changes to the market there currently isn't a reason to change it as its original intended purpose can now be used, Finding a profile and then looking up who else uses that avatar, it was never intended to find people from the market

Re: Avatar finder changes - Patreon and announcements

Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:09 am
by CortexGear:AngryDroids
so theres no avatar lookup anymore ? how we use the Avatar finder lookup then?

Re: Avatar finder changes - Patreon and announcements

Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 11:27 am
by Martin
Load a profile on SteamID and then click the avatar at the top of the profile. it will show you who else uses that image

Re: Avatar finder changes - Patreon and announcements

Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 5:52 pm
by CortexGear:AngryDroids
i was putted pictures on SteamID , but nothing always showe

https://gyazo.com/b32a6c2f9e3162a6273cd77e45b499b8

Re: Avatar finder changes - Patreon and announcements

Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 3:10 pm
by Martin
What is the page URL?
I suspect you have put an incorrect URL in

If your trying to load people from the market using extensions and what not, they wont work - the feature is now running how it was originally intended. Showing people sharing the same avatar