Stopping The Valve Intro

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This tutorial will show you how to skip the annoying/time-consuming 'Valve Intro'

You know, The video of that guy with a Valve/Tap on his head.

Step 1.

Open Steam, Right click on 'Team Fortress 2' and click 'Properties'



Step 2.

Click on 'Set launch Options...'



Step 3.

In the box that comes up, Type '-novid' (without the 's)



Step 4.

Click OK and close down all of the windows.

Thats it!

The Intro video will now stop playing when you launch TF2.

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  • TraxrInfo avatar
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    3 years ago:
    **Pros:**

    - Really helps, Thanks

    **Cons:**

    - I really can't watch my modded intros cause it's too noisy :(

    **Notes:**

    - is there a way to reduce that sound cause it's loud :|
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  • Yuurg avatar
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    3 years ago:
    or press the space bar
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    4 years ago:
    **Pros:**

    - helped the game loading not be so long

    **Cons:**

    - none
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    5 years ago:
    > **Posted by insanitor37**

    > Now, what if I want the video back?

    Delete 'novid', and it will come back.
    Apply directly to the forehead
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    5 years ago:
    Now, what if I want the video back?
    TF2 F2P newb
  • DancingEngie avatar
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    6 years ago:
    **Pros:** Ouh, I didn't liked the intro. It just wastes time. Thanks, helped.

    **Cons:** None, very good tutorial.

    **Improvements:** Didn't find what to improve.

    **Notes:** Thanks very much.
    Erectin' a Sentry!
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    6 years ago:
    Pros: helps
    Cons: none
    Improvements: none
    Notes: awesome tut.

    10/10

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    7 years ago:
    Very handy

    10/10

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    7 years ago:
    Posted by CrossXBreak

    Or you can press space when you load up lol.


    Or lol you don't have to lol press space or lol ESC ever lol again when lol using this lol procedure.

    lol
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    7 years ago:
    Or you can press space when you load up lol.
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