Steam validating game files stuck 100
We are aware of the connection issues occurring on Steam and are working to correct them. – Derrick G 2# Call of Duty: Black Ops Lag Fix – 100% System Resources Usage If you are experiencing lag because your system usage goes up to 100% when you start Call of Duty: Black Ops, you can try the following workaround. 6# Steam Goes Offline – While Joining Multiplayer Games Steam goes offline when you start Multiplayer ? 8# Call of Duty Black Ops Sound Fix, No Sound Fix You started the game, game runs fine but there is no sound. Go to your system try by your clock and locate the icon that looks like a speaker. Now, either right click on speaker and and chose “open volume mixer” or left click on it and click “mixer” underneath the volume slider. You should now see Call of Duty: Black Ops volume control, drag it up to the top.
Now the thing is the game is reducing the sound by a considerable percentage that you can’t hear it. Solution #2 Go to Control Panel Click on Communications Tab and select “Do Nothing” radio button and it will fix this issue, its a permanent fix.
I had a disconnect due to power loss and now this keeps happening.
Restarting Steam between attempted verifications may help.