• Bugs

    Delete-Button in CAS does not work

    Problem I have a few downloads in my game I no longer want, so I would like to delete those. Unfortunately the Delete-Button is gray and I can’t delete it. Solution Unfortunately it’s not possible to delete downloads directly from within the game. You will need to uninstall them through the launcher or delete them from your mods folder. See this for details: Remove Sims3Packs. The Delete-Button ingame only works for ingame created content (which would be Recolors, Patterns and Tattoos). Further Reading How to find a certain download in your Launcher

  • Bugs,  Store & Exchange

    Store and Custom Content uninstalls itself

    Problem I started my game and got a missing objects warning My launcher shows all my stuff as uninstalled Cause It seems that certain updates (Origin or the game) can break your installed content and make it uninstalled. In case of the launcher showing them as uninstalled, that might just be the launcher. Check your game if you have the stuff or not. Solutions To solve this, you probably need to reinstall all your custom content (including Store). Unfortunately this does not seem to work for everyone but I don’t have a solution if this doesn’t work. If you get…

  • FAQ,  Hacks & Mods

    How do I uninstall a Mod/Hack ?

    Introduction Some mods can’t simply be ripped out or you will destroy your savegame. Since the introduction of premium items, EA has fixed an error with injection though so there aren’t as many mods that use special instructions any more. I don’t know anything about Awesome mod so if you’re using that, make sure to read all instructions available. Extra steps for specific Mods copied from Twallan’s wiki¬† Careers Uninstall instructions: First uninstall all CareerData packages. Leave NRaas_Career.package installed for the moment Load up the game and save the game under a new save name Now uninstall the NRaas_Career.package If…

  • Custom Content,  Launcher,  Tutorial

    Remove Sims3Packs

    Introduction Removing Sims3Pack files from your computer is a simple task but it can become quite time consuming. If you want to remove a lot of downloads it can happen that the launcher acts up and you have to start over checking items and to find one specific download can become quite difficult. Because of this, it pays to pay attention on WHAT you are installing in the first place. Especially houses and sims can contain a lot of other downloads. Further Reading Sims3Packs to Packages How do I install Custom Content/ Mods ? How to keep a Sim but…

  • Tutorial

    How to reinstall the game

    Sometimes the last resort is to reinstall your game. You should really only do this if you have tried everything else for this will take hours. Before you do reinstall, try this: Resetting the game to factory settings without reinstalling Unfortunately simply uninstalling the game via the Software Panel often leaves traces and folders behind, making it difficult or even impossible to reinstall. Follow those instructions for uninstalling at the Sims Wiki carefully and reinstalling go smoothly: Game Help:TS3 Uninstall Further Reading Game Help:Install Game Help:TS3 Patching How to do a clean uninstall and reinstall on a Mac Manually Uninstalling…