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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 1737
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 1746
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 1746
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 1748
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 1757
I had to reinstall my original sims game on another pc with XP. But it won't install, after 4% it comes up with this message "Setup is Unable to Decompress and Copy all of the Program Files Needed to Proceed with the Installation. Error 112 4 Oct 2004, 00:59 1 17 Oct 2004, 20:29 1774
I'm running Windows 2000 Professional. I was about to buy The Sims: Double Deluxe but then noticed the OS requirements said only XP, 98. My online research shows that it works with 2000 but this conflicts with what the box says. Will it work with 2000? 19 Feb 2004, 03:39 1 20 Feb 2004, 00:29 1775
My deluxe edition works properly sometimes but sometimes I can't get past the start page. Windows task manager says its running but you can' see it. If you try to close it says program unresponsive. Have tried reinstalling and downloading patch. 16 Feb 2004, 19:08 1 17 Feb 2004, 01:12 1776
I can install the original sims with no problems, however, when i try to run the program nothing happens. Nothing comes up in the task manager either. I'm running XP Pro. 24 Apr 2004, 05:41 2 4 May 2004, 06:19 1776
This is just to do with technical. When I save the Sims game, it always saves, but then crashes (returns to desktop). How can I avoid this? 14 Feb 2004, 11:27 4 17 Feb 2004, 17:42 1805
I tried to reinstall Sims 1, but I got an error: " _INS5176_MP.exe application error" 16 Nov 2004, 01:59 2 12 Dec 2004, 21:26 1806
My game keeps freezing all the time & I cannot get off the Sims screen. I have to reset the PC. I have all the sys requirements. what can I do? 21 Feb 2004, 23:55 1 27 Feb 2004, 01:16 1830
I installed the Deluxe Edition, and it won't start. It immediately goes back to the desktop. What can I do? Thank you! 29 Aug 2004, 02:19 1 30 Aug 2004, 03:13 1853
i lost my installation code i dont know what to do 5 Oct 2004, 04:45 1 9 Oct 2004, 04:28 1858
I installed "Deluxe Edition" successfully, but when I tried to play it, it loaded to "Adjusting Emotional Weights" and then suddenly closed and nothing happened. I have tried re-install it, also. What should I do!??! 8 Jan 2006, 21:30 3 12 Apr 2006, 19:21 1859
will you plz give me step by step information about installing The Sims and its expansion packs? 7 Jun 2004, 17:13 3 27 Jun 2004, 22:46 1920
Iam trying to Install The Sims Unleashed,everytime i try,the install window says "An installation support file could not be installed.Interface not registered.This has happened with more then one game.This pops up shortly after clicking install.Please hel 22 Feb 2004, 14:56 1 23 Feb 2004, 18:53 1938
I installed sims & all EPs all at the same time & correct order. I went to play for the 1st time MM bkground appeared&asked 4 a CD so I put MM it loads the welcome screen but when I click2play it says ‘fatal error:could not find sims data directory. Help? 28 Mar 2007, 23:41 3 8 May 2014, 03:20 1941
component transfer error . component :disk<1>,file group: disk1 files(1), file:c:\program files\install sheild installation info\.. error:the filename,directoryname,or volumelabel is incorrect 19 Dec 2004, 18:37 1 21 Jan 2005, 23:41 1944
When I install Deluxe, Vacation, and unleashed they work fine and install, but when I install SS and MM they get to 95% and then my cd-rom opens and it gives me a data error, and then I have to uninstall them all and reinstall them from Deluxe. 9 Feb 2004, 03:18 1 9 Feb 2004, 12:04 1944
What is IKernel? It is giving me re-installation problems. How can I overcome this? 10 Feb 2004, 11:19 1 10 Feb 2004, 18:15 1981
Hi I'm trying to install Sim deluxe, house party,Hot date, & Vacation. I do get all the way to Vacation and it installs to 95% and then the screen dialog box asks me for disk 0. So I pu in deluxe disc 1 and it says that's not the right disk.D.2 wnt work 5 Mar 2004, 18:48 3 8 Mar 2004, 18:23 2036
How can you start a new file on sims 1 deluxe edition?I've tried reinstalling it but it won't delete the file!Help? 25 Nov 2009, 20:25 0 --- 2046
I have the sims complete collection and I run windows xp home sp2. I installed the sims fine but when I go to play it the screen goes black and I get an error that says: Protection error Debugger detected please close it and restart. How do I fix this? 26 Nov 2005, 23:18 2 27 Dec 2005, 03:54 2047
When installing Hot Date I get a "Sorry, there's not enough disk space free on . 524288000 bytes are required and only -1 byres are free." i get this every time...I have the first regular The Sims installed. I'm running XP Pro and enough disk space. 24 Oct 2004, 05:07 3 16 Dec 2004, 01:14 2072
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