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You can only upload videos smaller than 600MB. It may not be as straightforward as that. Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Mod The Sims > Community > Sims Discussion > Sims 1 > Can't install Sims 1 and all it goes silly buggers with them on e.g.

After installing Pets, files were once again under "Programs", "Maxis". Typically, on the past four computers, I've installed the games in this order since it was the way I got them: The Sims, Living Large, House Party, Hot Date, Vacation, Double Also, try rebooting your computer and THEN try deleting the folder.  Had that happen to me before, too.

  • But if you want to install Sims 2 i think it will work anyway because its a different game Source(s): fluffy5011 · 6 years ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down
  • i am starting to believe it is all a waste of time and that only the sims deluxe edition will work by itself.
  • it's doing it again :( When I try to start play a screen comes up saying I've installed another EP after Makin Magic (err, no I haven't!) and it needs to
  • Personally I wouldn't bother enabling the secdrv option - you shouldn't need to.
  • I'm glad your game works so nicely for you now.
  • I think there may still be a patch download tucked away in some corner of the internet for Sims 1, possible at one of the places that has things like the
  • The Sims Deluxe Edition Won't Uninstall Discussion in 'Games' started by Ahynes, Mar 13, 2008.

Good luck with your game! 1 CapturedAngel Posts: 1 New Member January 2016 edited January 2016 Thank you SO MUCH for this solution! to uninstall bypass to regulate panel upload/get rid of courses click uninstall/fix that should assist uninstall it. I would still like to know the pathway that you used to get your games to work in case I encounter the same problem down the road with another expansion (I'm I think there's another way, too, where you don't have to keep clicking "Run as Administrator" each time you go to play.

http://www.modthesims.info/showthread.php?goto=lastpost&t=482208 Simsample offered some advice that I've never tried but that sounds very reasonable. Ahynes, Mar 13, 2008 #1 Ahynes Thread Starter Joined: Apr 11, 2007 Messages: 132 Didn't see a thread on this issue until I searched it on Google.. Expand» Details Details Existing questions More Tell us some more Upload in Progress Upload failed. It involves setting your account up as an administrator and isn't recommended if your computer is in public places.

I have windows vista and the acer brand laptop if it helps. Perhaps when you're installing deluxe over the top of later eps, you're overwriting a file or files that are newer? D: 1 maria_loves_alex Posts: 9,054 Member April 2016 Thank you so much for this! Check out more information on our blog.

Always make a back up of the registry before making any changes to it. it reinstalled. They disappeared after installing Superstar, but I was able to play the game as an administrator by opening the files on the disk and right clicking the launch exe file. VerDeTerre, last time I installed I entered C:\Games\TheSims as the location - sorry, I don't have any more details.

Then it just asks if I want to unistall. :/ Strangely though, when I first loaded up Deluxe and all the eps a few days ago, it ran perfectly. get redirected here now that thats done, i expected it to work once again. Dec 29, 2007 #3 JoeM076 Does The Sims, without any expansion packs installed, run fine by itself? Jaded_Angel_4_Life, Jan 20, 2007 #1 Jaded_Angel_4_Life Private E-2 pleeeaaasssseee....

This update should appear on the list - right click for the option to hide. cannot uninstall sims deluxe edition.... But if it does, now I know how to fix it! http://fmcproducts.net/the-sims/the-sims-deluxe-wont-load-or-uninstall.php You can only upload files of type PNG, JPG, or JPEG.

No, create an account now. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Make sure everything In your sims 1 Folder is Gone and Nothing is left behind, after saving everything you still want to keep Of course.


Further, under "Programs" and "Maxis" there was nothing! Is it Possible your computer is telling you that you need some Other type of computer update or patch, for instance a windows update, a Driver update for graphics card, or Sims 1 has Never asked me to install any seperate or stand alone patch. I click install and it opens up to say that it has a problem reading it or something i also have a windows xp one, which i have just installed, and

Not sure why. Again Back everything Up as soon as you do the New Install. Similar Threads - Sims Deluxe Edition Sims Deluxe Edition not launching Pernesha, Dec 21, 2016, in forum: Games Replies: 3 Views: 188 Triple6 Dec 21, 2016 sims 2 please insert the my review here according to these people they have Feb 10, 2008 #12 mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 7,020 +380 When you say "these people" who are you talking about?

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