Unfortunately you can t use your steam wallet funds to send a gift card. How to gift money on steam.
Now you can directly contribute to a friend or family member s steam wallet by digitally sending a gift card.
Steam how to send money to friends. Open steam either the client or via the web hover over your persona name at the top. Give a steam wallet code you can send a steam wallet code to anyone as long as you ve been friends on stream for at least three days. Your payment options are mostly the same as they usually are on steam.
Select a gift card amount. You can gift them a game with wallet funds though. Send a gift card now or learn more about gift cards.
Click on the friend you d like to send a trade offer to. Click continue to move on to payment. Steam gift cards are available in values of 5 10 25 50.
If you are looking to gift steam money to a fellow gamer on your friend list steam does not support gifting money. Select 5 gift card. Click on offer a trade.
This video shows you how to send a digital steam gift card see more videos by max here. That s right you cannot gift money on steam from your existing wallet funds. Instead you will have to make use of steam gift cards the process for which i shall enlist later in this article.
You can t use your existing wallet funds for the gift cards but you can send money to friends in other countries steam will automatically convert the funds to their currency. Check the box to confirm the trade contents. To send an offer from a friend s profile.
To buy a digital. You can attach a short message to your gift as well. Select the friend you d like to make a trade offer to.
There is no way you must use a normal payment method to send money to your friend. Once you send the gift this message will be sent as an email to your friend and will also appear as a popup the next time they open steam. Click on make offer.
Click and drag the items you wish to trade from both inventories into the trade boxes.