Click 'Show More' to get more information/assistance. This should always work, but it's been confirmed as working as of July 2018.
UPDATE: "For the updated versions that don't fit with the walkthrough. Double click on idle master...Extract All...Click on it again...Connect on your steam...Ready to go" - youtube user Tolis Gamer1. Thanks for the note!
Only have free to play games on your account? This WONT help you. (Look to the bottom to see why)
In this video, I'll be showing you the absolute best way to idle your card drops on Steam, without installing any of them.
Using Steam Idle Master, you can safely run your games without them being actually played.
Please note, you wont get banned for this. Many people have said that they've even been able to play games like CSGO while using SIM. I would suggest being safe, and not playing any Steam game while using the program.
Links - http://www.steamidlemaster.com/
Also please note. This program has been discontinued. It doesn't mean that it is dead, it just means they aren't updating it anymore. So it could stop functioning at some point.
EDIT: Update. The program actually got a slight hotfix done, so some minor issues may be fixed.
If steam says you have drops, but SIM isn't doing anything, it might be that you only own F2P games.
What about free to play games like Team Fortress 2 or Dota 2?
Free to play games drop game cards based on your in-game purchasing. For every $9 USD spent (approximate) since the start of the Steam Trading Card Beta, you will earn one card drop. This card will drop at some point as you play. If you have made in-game purchases in Dota 2 or Team Fortress 2 prior to the Steam Trading Card Beta, or if you owned Team Fortress 2 prior to the Free to Play update, you will have 4 or 5 additional card drops available.
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