Is Steam update stuck on your PC? Fix this issue permanently by running Steam as administrator or by clearing the download cache. I had to restart steam to download an update and it's stuck popping up those two windows over and over again. This isn't the first time that it's. Steam will always check for updates on startup and download and . Steam got stuck in an endless loop of claiming to update itself only to. Why does my steam download get stuck at %? How do you make Steam download faster? Often times this happens with large updates or downloads. OK so the steam update is stuck in an update loop and when i click play game i get the following error message: "An error occurred while. If you encounter one of the following issues: Game is unavailable Update won't complete or repeats STEAM stuck at Downloading. Users may experience an error of Steam updating itself for an indefinite period of time. This usually happens after you install an update and. As the title says. Happened today. Managed to cook a dinner for 2 in the meantime and it's still the same, so decided to ask here for help. My. Update & Installation Issues. When installing or updating a game, Steam displays an error message: An error occurred while updating [game title]; An error.