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when i start the installation it loads the install shield and before it starts to upload infomation a box pops up and says "unknown error encountered, aborting setup..." 7 Aug 2008, 22:02 0 --- 3030
When I try and install disk 1 of triple deluxe it gets to 95% and stops and say componant transfer error? what is causing this problem? 20 Sep 2006, 17:22 1 18 Apr 2009, 16:29 3142
i am trying to install an expansion three pack for the original games (with unleashed, house party and superstar) and every time I put it ANY game, it tries to install "HP: Photo and Imaging 3.0" what should i do? 14 Aug 2006, 04:08 0 --- 3293
I just baught sims complete and it downloads but when it gets to the main screen it freezes i brought it to apple (MacBook Pro) and they said that it was that the game wasnt up dated enough for my comp. or something.. and ideas? fixes? 24 Feb 2007, 17:49 0 --- 3297
I have installed Deluxe Edition on my computer, but when I go to install another expansion pack, it says that its not compatible with deluxe. What do I do? 18 Nov 2006, 22:19 0 --- 3332
When I click next in the install wizard in Sims complete, it tells me theres not enough disk space on . 3400required, 0 free. I can install the game on other comp, and my comp installs other games, I have a ton of Cdrive space. HELP? 25 Jan 2007, 01:28 0 --- 3389
component error transfer 19 Dec 2004, 18:31 5 29 May 2008, 23:10 3401
Ok I have Sims Deluxe and then when i go to install it after i type in the code thing it loads to 1% and then says COMPONENT TRANSFER ERROR and then it shuts down... 2 Jul 2004, 05:35 2 31 Dec 2008, 15:49 3529
I have all the sims except for Makin Magic. I used to play it all the time but now it doesnt even work. It loads but I never even get to see the neighborhood it just crashes while it loads. What should I do to fix this problem? 7 Apr 2006, 04:20 0 --- 3809
I've been trying to install Unleashed (it's the only expansion pack I own) and after I click the "Install" button and the InstallShield Wizard loads, the "error getting version from registry" message pops up and I can't install it. 19 Aug 2006, 18:10 0 --- 3954
I tried to install superstar and it had a Component transfer error for d:\Setup\data3.cab then crashes but it works fine if I don't install unleashed, how do I fix this? 11 Oct 2006, 11:45 0 --- 4155
I tried installing the sims deluxe edition on windows xp, but at 95% it said'component transfer error' and closed down, what do I do? 20 Mar 2004, 21:28 2 21 Mar 2004, 21:06 4596
I tried to Install The Sims Deluxe Edition, but It always stops loading after 24% !It doesn't freeze or crash, it just stops loading! what am I doing wrong?! 16 Sep 2004, 12:27 9 14 Oct 2013, 03:47 4727
I have the ultimate collection CD of the sims all in the same CD, when installing the sims hot date it asks for the sims house party cd, but it already inserted (G:/) !! and is still asking for it. 11 Jul 2011, 02:32 1 21 Jun 2014, 08:02 4795
I have sims deluxe,why is it my game messes up after installing expansion packs? Like it says "enter the right cd" then I put deluxe in and it reinstalls and still doesnt work 26 Feb 2004, 08:39 7 26 Sep 2011, 05:10 5036
where can i download sims1 22 Apr 2011, 04:52 1 21 Jun 2014, 08:03 5155
I have Sims Deluxe, hot date, vacation, unleashed, and superstar. Lately every time I've tried to play with Superstar, it tells me I've added another expansion pack since then and makes me uninstall/reinstall everything, but I haven't. Why/Help?? 13 May 2013, 06:38 0 --- 5463
The Sims 1 autorun (on eps too) does not contain any text, just blue buttons and icons. What should I do and will this affect anything? 10 Apr 2012, 14:20 1 30 Jun 2014, 15:32 5485
When I put my disk in to install "The Sims" nothing happens? What do I do? 4 Aug 2004, 17:49 11 3 Nov 2013, 02:12 5510
NEED HELP 17 Apr 2011, 21:37 1 17 Apr 2011, 21:39 6204
I installed the sims 1 before and it worked fine, but by mistake i uninstalled it, and then i installed it again on the same computer. it starts up normally with The Sims welcome screen but then everything closes down. Please help. 22 Dec 2006, 10:39 0 --- 6579
Double Deluxe (Sims 1)--After I install the bonus disc, I can't play the game. When I start the program, it says "It has come to our attention that you have installed an expansion..." BUT then it asks to uninstall the game! What to do?? 13 Mar 2011, 21:59 2 6 Jan 2012, 02:23 6659
I have a version of Sims 1 that worked perfectly fine under Win98. After having in installed it on a WinXP system it seems to work fine. However, whenevr I try to save I ge a pop-up saying 'Save House -- An error was encountered saving the house'. Fix?? 6 Oct 2004, 18:37 8 14 Oct 2013, 03:45 7134
I am trying to re-install sims deluxe, and when I am prompted for disc 2 and I insert it, an error message shows 'Component Transfer error', and the setup is cancelled and reverts to the desktop. 10 Feb 2004, 10:54 10 2 Mar 2012, 03:32 7561
why do my sims' faces turn purple?!?!? 24 Sep 2004, 06:02 11 7 Mar 2014, 04:09 21457
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