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The other day when i went to play my sims game, a fatal error came up that said "Cannot find sims data directory"----I've heard people say that if you reinstall it than that should fix the problem, but will I lose all 1 Apr 2006, 19:31 1 9 Apr 2006, 13:39 1715
I'm trying to install sims deluxe edition when it gets to 95% it asks for cd 2 I put it in and it say's its not the right cd 9 Aug 2004, 18:09 2 20 Apr 2005, 21:16 1737
Will Sims run with an AMD Processor 23 Feb 2004, 12:46 3 2 Jul 2004, 19:50 1739
I can play the Sims 2 under my login however whenever my kids try to play under their logins the message "unspecified error" occurs. Anyone any idea why this happens? 2 Aug 2006, 21:39 1 11 Oct 2006, 12:23 1764
I have sims dd ed. I have installd in right order, disabled virtual drive, and chckd on another pc, i am running xp, but game will not play, tells me to reinsert cd and try again. 24 Feb 2004, 23:28 1 26 Feb 2004, 01:51 1765
I just got the sims, the normal basic one, and when i install it, it gets to 68% and says "failed rename", Component:Game Content, Faile Group:Game Content, File:SoundData.far. Anyone know what i;m meant to do to make it work? i'm on windows xp 1 Sep 2004, 00:12 2 11 Aug 2006, 13:58 1777
oops seems i do have living large installed, but still after using new vacation slots many of which crash the game to windows, why does makin majic crash too 25 Apr 2005, 16:56 1 25 Jun 2005, 00:42 1792
I can't get HD to install. (OS is WinXp) I have Deluxe Ed, and when I put the HD disk in the drive, nothing happens. Run command doesn't work either. When I manually start the "Setup.exe", it tells me it's having trouble closing Autoplay 1 Aug 2004, 11:29 4 17 Feb 2012, 03:38 1793
I'm running windows xp and I just got a new vacation exp. First the game worked with making magic,living large, but afther reinstalling and addding vaccation it crashes in the neigboorhoud 25 Mar 2004, 21:56 6 6 Apr 2004, 16:40 1803
How much hard drive space do I need to install the sims and all the expantion packs 17 Feb 2004, 09:20 1 17 Feb 2004, 19:03 1803
I have that "component transfer error" problem, but in Control Panel it says I do have The Sims Deluxe Edition installed. When AutoPlay pops up, though, it says Install where it should say play. The reason about Control Panel might be that some of the... 27 Feb 2005, 20:57 3 8 Aug 2005, 00:04 1804
hi! ive installed house party, hot date and vacation and now. when i try to start vacation, it says that the cd is incorrect... what's happenin? 19 Jan 2005, 17:11 4 27 Mar 2005, 06:17 1817
Remodelling second storey, it was impossible to move the windows and doors in buy mode. The glass in the windows wasn't clear and sims couldn't use the door. they couldn't be deleted WHY!!! 1 Oct 2004, 15:45 2 27 Mar 2005, 06:18 1817
I had Unleashed, reinstalled everything for HotDate, copied UserData dir to the new game, but the Downtown was dead empty for my neighbourhood! The extra neighbourhoods that came w/ the game seemed normal. How do I fix the Downtown for my own neighbourhd? 3 Apr 2004, 15:25 2 13 Apr 2004, 13:34 1817
I have Sims HP which loads fine but the when i tell them to do something nothing happens. they are frozen to the spot. 16 Jun 2004, 17:54 1 18 Jun 2004, 23:14 1826
ive tried to install the complete edition but it ask for a password and i dont have it what should i do ?? 22 Mar 2006, 23:17 6 15 Dec 2006, 13:34 1827
I have installed on my computer the sims and makin magic, I wanted to install deluxe, so i started to do that, then I cancelled it, and uninstalled makin magic. When I try and install deluxe again the desktop freezes before it even loads the disk, why? 11 Dec 2005, 16:57 1 19 Feb 2006, 06:07 1832
I have Sims Deluxe, HP & HD, installed in that order. When I had to reinstall after a glitch even though I had copied all my user data files and my game data files I still can't get my original houses or Sims what do I do? 15 Feb 2004, 04:58 2 16 Mar 2008, 17:43 1833
I installed the Sims Deluxe on my computer and it goes through the loading and just before it gets to the neighbourhood it closes and takes me to my desktop! 29 Jul 2005, 16:04 2 4 Aug 2005, 21:21 1837
I installed the sims and then hot date, but when i try to run it, it just says cd not located, please insert correct cd and press ok. when i do have the correct cd. it said this for the original sims, so i thought installing hot date would help. 9 Feb 2005, 22:54 1 6 Jul 2005, 01:42 1838
I accidently uninstalled Double Deluxe when trying to install Hot Date. I do not have the cm-rom case that came with DD, so do not have a serial#. Is there a way to install DD without a serial#? 25 Feb 2004, 19:46 2 3 Mar 2004, 20:51 1844
how to install the sims house party 22 Sep 2005, 19:59 2 23 Sep 2005, 01:57 1846
do i really have to buy the sim cd to install the game? 14 Oct 2004, 06:38 2 25 Oct 2004, 23:34 1848
hello!i downloaded the sims vacation installation from the net.It has crack and everything.but duing the installation it asks me to put in the sims vac.CD(which i don't have).i waited for 13 hours for the download of this game and now it asks me to buy it 10 Aug 2004, 13:43 1 10 Aug 2004, 18:08 1851
When I try to install Superstar, a message comes up asking me if I want to uninstall Superstar. What should I do? 12 Jun 2008, 19:48 1 17 Feb 2012, 03:41 1856
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