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Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Yes No Sorry, something has gone wrong. If you are prompted for permissions on "important changes", I think that means that you are not set as THE administrator. Member since March 17th, 2008 Forever and Always, a SimsForums Oldie Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply 19-11-2009, 03:31 AM Post: check over here

Follow 3 answers 3 Report Abuse Are you sure you want to delete this answer? I believe that does make a difference as does installing the expansion packs in order, running the game in XP Service Pack 2 compatibility mode (Go to "Computer" and the drive I still haven't got used to the ability to install sims 3 eps in any order you want, and still religiously install and store the discs by order of release. Click on Check for Updates.

It just adds more content. If so, it wont display on the list and more importantly wont install! 0 Myabear Posts: 2 New Member February 2016 Ok so before I uninstalled that update, it wouldn't play Windows 7 players who can't get Sims 1 to play again...solution! «123...Next Go hellojewby Posts: 1,310 Member October 2015 in The Sims General Discussion copy/paste from my answer to this question,

It stopped working on my windows vista PC so then I reinstalled it on my windows 7 laptop and it still wouldn't work. Also, for the system requirements of the games it doesn't include Windows Vista as one of the supported operating systems. what are the requirements for sims? Windows 7, The Sims installed just fine, but Living Large won't play.

Sims 1 has Never asked me to install any seperate or stand alone patch. I want to sell my Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 with Nuketown 2025? or since i got rid of it twice its gone for good. their explanation 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?

After installing Pets, files were once again under "Programs", "Maxis". I don't believe there's an issue with installing Deluxe over the base game. Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules All content Copyright ©2000 - 2015 MajorGeeks.comForum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. Click On properties, Then Compatibility and Click These 2 Things also: Disable Visual Themes and Disable display scaling On High DPI settings.

I am trying your solution now - PC needs to be restarted now *fingers crossed* 0 maria_loves_alex Posts: 9,054 Member April 2016 edited April 2016 Thank you so much for this! http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/troubleshooting-sims-deluxe-edition.95519/ would it be that i have windows vistas? I wonder if another one is the problem 0 PiperTim Posts: 1 New Member December 2015 OK, Thanks for the above.. 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 just tried everything. http://placedroid.com/the-sims/the-sims-2-double-deluxe-for-pc-freezing.html a problem caused the program to stop working correctly. but i didnt see it. No, create an account now.

Make sure after you do This that after every expansion that They are clicked still On Properties. If you are an Admin on your computer, everything in the second box (where write, read, etc) should be checked. Log in or Sign up MajorGeeks.Com Support Forums Home Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =------ > Software > This site uses cookies. this content I'm not really sure what I'm doing ...

Any suggestions! google search after google search, i finally found the problem. Always Click On short Cut and Then advanced and Run as administrator too.

That way, if like in your case, you added a prog. 5 times, you can restore to before you did anything and try a new solution.

Just delete all related files and folders to the game and then run regcleaner or something of the like and delete the registry key that will be obsolete (or manually). On this, the fifth computer, after I installed Double Deluxe, the game would not play from the Vacation CD and tried to do an uninstall as you experienced. Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Community PC Gaming Today's Posts Troubleshooting Sims deluxeedition ByNyxix · 15 replies Dec 28, 2007 Hi I have windows vista on my laptop. any ideas?

I've installed Both the base game and all EP's. I "hid" the update so hopefully it won't reinstall again. Login now. http://placedroid.com/the-sims/the-sims-deluxe-not-enough-space-error.html VerDeTerre1stOct2012, 2:49AMYes, we're thinking there's an issue with Deluxe outside of all the issues of compatibility with newer computers.

Join our site today to ask your question. Jaded_Angel_4_Life Private E-2 i'm tying to clean out my memory (need to play spades.....BADLY) and i cannot uninstall this sims game....i have both discs......went to add/remove programs...........(this is where i ripp Dec 30, 2007 #5 JoeM076 I don't think the "age" of the games matters in this case, just as long as they're not scratched. Ask a question and give support.

Have you checked if you have already hidden the update? It may not be as straightforward as that. ALSO you say you are getting a message after you click "Do you want to uninstall them" ? Thanks for asking.

PC Games \ System Tools \ Macintosh \ Demonews.Com \ Top Downloads MajorGeeks.Com \ News (Tech) \ Off Base (Other Websites News) \ Way Off Base (Offbeat Stories and Pics) Social: Deestar19thSep2012, 10:56PMHere are all the patch updates for Sims 1 http://www.simprograms.com/the-sims/the-sims-1/the-sims-patches/ . First the obvious...you are clicking "Remove" rather than "change" under add/remove programs, correct? Discussion in 'Software' started by Jaded_Angel_4_Life, Jan 20, 2007.

Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? i am starting to believe it is all a waste of time and that only the sims deluxe edition will work by itself.