How to quickly switch back and forth between alt-accounts with 1 click (easy, .bat file, 3 mins setup)

Knight 52 50

here is a script to switch between each smurf/steamacc

just replace the name in the file and make a seperate file for each smurf


u make a .bat for each account
and it 1 click switches
for u

the actual script

@echo off

taskkill /F /IM GameOverlayUI.exe
taskkill /F /IM Steam.exe
timeout /t 1

set username=namegoeshere
reg add "HKCU\Software\Valve\Steam" /v AutoLoginUser /t REG_SZ /d %username% /f
reg add "HKCU\Software\Valve\Steam" /v RememberPassword /t REG_DWORD /d 1 /f
start steam://open/main

1697 1291
  • 8 Apr

Would you mind explaining the point of that for the lower nerds like me?
Is there any other reason to have a second account other than trolling and being a toxic brat?

2017 2104

Multiple users sharing a PC.
Multiple Steam accounts to have a fractured library.
One private and one public account for streamers or developers.