• FAQ

    Stuff Packs

    What are Stuff Packs ? Stuff Packs are small packs that mostly bring new CAS and Buy/Build objects. They also contain one or two new gameplay items Where can I buy Stuff Packs ? So far game packs are available through the Origin Store. For Links see Available Stuff Packs…

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    Expansion Packs

    What are Expansion Packs ? Expansion Packs add new content and new game play to the Sims Base game. They will not run on it’s own but usually add a great deal of new items and new things to do. Where can I buy Expansion Packs ? Expansion Packs are available on Origin…

  • FAQ

    Free Bonus Packs

    What are Free Bonus Packs ? Free Bonus pack are small bundles with new content for the Sims game like clothing, hair or objects. They are free of charge. At time new stuff is released for existing Bonus packs. These are automatically unlocked in your game and you don’t have…

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    Game Packs

    What are Game Packs ? Game Packs are something new to the Sims. They are like stuff packs that also contain extra gameplay. Not as big as an expansion pack but it still adds new things. Where can I buy Game Packs ? So far game packs are available through…

  • Tutorial

    Installation through Digital Download

    Introduction Sims 4 can be installed from DVD or as digital download. If you bought the DVD, you can do either. You will need an active Internet connection to register the game, activate it on the computer and download it. Activation Activation works a little different, depending on whether you…

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    Backups

    What is a backup ? A backup is a copy of your folders and files to an external drive, an different place on your computer, a flash drive or a DVD. Backups are used to go back to an older state if the existing one is not working or your…

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    Installation and Start issues

    DVD can’t be read correctly Check your disc for scratches and clean it. Make sure everything is ok with your disc drive by trying other DVDs/CDs Exchange the DVD Install the download version instead (no need to buy the game again) Invalid License. Reasons = No License (0x0003) This message…

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    Save Games

    Where can I find my save games ? You can find your save games here: C:\Users\<user name>\documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 4\saves There are two sub folders within this folder SerialGUID: This folder is not used anymore. If you still have this folder, you can delete it. Scratch: Only important while playing.…

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    Installing from DVD

    Introduction The Sims 4 can be installed via DVD as well as digital download. If you bought the DVD, you have the option to do so either way although I recommend installing through Download now. There have been so many patches now that have not been included on the DVD…