Back to: User settings

What's the settings page used for?

In the settings page you can configure some options of your account, you can find the following settings :

General settings

  1. Setting your trade offer URL (recommended): With this option you can paste your trade offer URL so you don't have to add the bot anymore in order to trade with it.
  2. Site Background colour: This option allows you to pick what colour you would like to have as the background in our site. It must be in Hexadecimal (for example, #333333 is a grey colour).
  3. Site theme: You can pick which theme you want to use in order to change the site's appearance.
  4. Desktop notifications: This enables/disables the options of getting a small popup which will inform you about your status in the queue.
  5. Item scrolling: Having this option enabled allows you to scroll through the bot's backpack without having the "bot menu" following you.
  6. Allow tips: Disabling this stops people from being able to tip your raffles.
  7. Allow premium gifts: Disabling this stops people from being able to buy you premium.
  8. Enable snow overlay: Disabling this stops the snow overlay from showing during the Christmas event.

Update your profile from Steam

This option will allow you to update your username and avatar to your current Steam username and avatar.

Privacy settings

  1. Raffle winner privacy: This option allows you to select what you want from you to be shown when you win a raffle. The options are:
    • Show my avatar and username.
    • Show my avatar, but censor my username.
    • Hide my avatar and username.
  2. Hide all links to your Steam-Profile for other users on Scrap.TF: If you activate this option, no one will be able to go to your Steam profile through Scrap.TF (except staff).
  3. Hide last online time from your profile: Activating this will hide the "Last online:" text from your profile.
  4. Delete Your Content: This section allows you to automatically remove your own content from being visible on the site. You may decide to remove your raffles, your comments, or both. It is possible to only remove content older than a certain amount of months by selecting a value in the "Delete selected content older than" dropdown menu. Please keep in mind it is not possible to undo this action.

User Profile settings

  1. Name color: Here you can change the colour of your username to the colour of a previous rank, or if you have access to custom colors, the color which you have requested.
  2. Custom Color [super premium and above]: You can fill in the hexadecimal value of a color that you would like to have. If it gets rejected, some of the reasons could be that your color is too dark or too bright (color guidelines). You can confirm how your username will look like by filling in the hex value and looking at the preview at the top of the page.
  3. Custom user title [premium and above]: With this option you can define your custom title, so everyone can get to know more about you. Please make sure it adheres to the community rules.
  4. Setting your custom avatar [premium and above or users with the pony+ badge]: Here you can upload your custom avatar by selecting the file from your device. They must adhere to the community rules, and be less than 200*200 px.

Profile settings

  1. Custom Profile URL: This option allows you to have a custom userID instead of your usernumber. Example.
  2. Profile Background Color: You can set the background color for your profile here. It must be in Hexadecimal.
  3. Profile Theme: You can set the theme of your profile here. You can obtain more themes in our events.
  4. Profile Background Image: You can upload an image that you would like to use as your profile background. Right now we are only accepting these following file types: .jpg and .png.
    • Background Image Repeat: You can set how your background image will be repeated.
    • Background Image Position: You can set the starting position of the background image.
    • Background Image Attachment: You can set whether a background image is fixed or scrolls with the rest of the page.
    • Background Image Size: You can set if you would like the background image to keep it's size, fill the whole page, or the user's screen.
    • Use profile background on your raffles: Enabling this makes the site use your profile background as background on your own raffles.
  5. Transparent Profile Boxes: You can make your profile boxes have some transparency so the background is more visible. Example.
  6. Show steam level: This enables/disables the badge next to your name on your profile showing your achieved level on steam.
  7. Enable profile comments: If this has been disabled, users cannot leave or see comments on your profile page.
  8. Social media: You can link your YouTube channel, Channel and Twitter profile on your profile page. You cannot use this for promotion, but it will allow users to find you on other platforms.
  9. About you: You can introduce not rule breaking information about yourself here. It will be shown under your user information. Example.

File uploads

Here you can manage every avatar and background which you have uploaded and you can have up to twenty images uploaded. With them you can:

  • Set Avatar: It will set that image to your avatar. You can change it any time.