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The Sims Will Not Run W/ Vista! Help!

Some Indexing does not have a pause. Try to load The Sims 3. after a glitch I reloaded again today march 18 2016 and I am unable to load origin. I've updated drivers, tried running the game without CC, done scans and disk checks for errors, all with no results. http://fmcproducts.net/the-sims/the-sims-2-double-deluxe-vista-freezing.php

No error message, no freezing, a whole lot of nothing. Sign in to make your opinion count. Type one the following commands in bold and press enter. The game installed OK and boots up OK, but once you get completely loaded and you think it is time to start playing, a message comes up and says that it

SariaFan93 11,974 views 3:26 How to get The Sims 2 to run on Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows Vista - Duration: 4:47. ComputerCatTech 28,847 views 2:34 Former Sims Players Play The Sims 4 - Duration: 3:35. The Sims 1 doesn't run on Windows 10 + Windows Vista-8.1 w/security update WinMacSims3 Posts: 1,541 Member December 2015 edited December 2015 in The Sims General Discussion It's not only Windows I had been playing it, then turned Thread Tools Search this Thread 05-27-2008, 06:21 PM #1 shadow1515 Registered Member Join Date: Jan 2007 Posts: 67 OS: Windows Vista

  • It will generate new .cache files upon booting successfully.
  • These files can become corrupted from regular gameplay and prevent your game from booting.
  • This is crazy.
  • certainly doesn't seem this way... 07-10-2008, 05:49 PM #5 williamslt Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2008 Posts: 1 OS: vista I have the same problem...
  • I hadn't added any spyware or antivirus stuff back yet I went straight to Origin first and my pc still blocked it.
  • The exact location of this folder will depend on your game version and your operating system.

However, I've read on the Microsoft Knowledge Base article that there's a trick to re-enable the driver to allow The Sims to work. Sign in to report inappropriate content. Back to top #4 babybird7615 babybird7615 Members 1 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:15 PM Posted 13 November 2007 - 02:38 PM I was having trouble getting my sims complete collection to Loading...

Ask ! Additional Note (Windows 7/Vista) Go to this path and ensure that it is empty as well. Has anyone tried everything above to no avail? 04-30-2012, 08:31 AM #16 samantha_ozkara Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2012 Posts: 1 OS: windows 7 I have tried all

Is there any other way that I acn play tha sims on my windows xp?

If you don't meet the requirements... You can safely delete both files, and the game should boot normally. Working... If you are sure your computer is up to the task, not only meeting but exceeding the requirements...

This page has been accessed 1,043,133 times. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/110060/is-sims-1-compatable-with-vista-or-not/ If you have and can't open it (which was MY problem) click properties and see if your PC is blocking it. I was playing, backed out of the game and then came back a few hours later and could not get the game to start up. Then on the desktop shortcut, right click on it and chose run as admin.

Level up.  Sign In or Register CommunityCategoryBoardKnowledge BaseUsers turn on suggestions Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting get redirected here Can you see the contents of the Sims2 DVD in Windows Explorer? I have e-mailed EA Sports but I don't know if they will know. Before this, it was working perfectly fine on my computer for a long time, and the disk are in pristine condition.

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Paste: Paste (or CTRL-V) those files somewhere you can find them.

If testing without mods didn't find the problem... I'm glad it worked out. :beer: VerDeTerre14thOct2015, 11:38AMAck! Not only does Windows 10 have the problem but also older Windows versions. The Sims 2 is available to buy online for 3 in the UK, so it should be the same kind of low price in your country. __________________ Disable Social Media Buttons:

change the compatibility to windows vista and running as admin. Back to top Back to Computer Gaming 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Gaming → Computer Gaming b.. my review here I play battlefield 2142 and if they bail on up with this issue how can we trust them in the future with other game purchases?NOT GOOD BUSINESS ORIGIN.

These are found in your Documents folder under EA Games/Sims 2. Got to the Compatibility tab and put a check mark in Run this program in compatibility mode for: and select Windows XP SP2 in the drop down list. "Anyone who cannot when i hit play it will spin and quit and the game never boots. The location is: Windows XP: My Documents\Electronic Arts\ Windows Vista/7 & Mac: Documents\Electronic Arts\ 2.

WHAT DO I DO PLEASE HELP!!!! Game Issues: The game crashes or disappears while playing (crash to desktop) - with or without an error message.