View Full Version : Custom Content not working???
17th Jun 2009, 4:26 AM
Ok so i downloaded a ton of custom content for the SIms 3. I installed them all and have them in installed content. I click "Run with custom content" then when i play the sims and go into the neighborhood and try to make a custom item, none are there? Help??
17th Jun 2009, 5:11 AM
What are you trying to install? My crystall ball is a bit hazy today and my ouiji board is on the fritz.
How did you install it? Did you use Delphy's installation tool? If so, it should work like a charm on .package files.
17th Jun 2009, 5:37 AM
It does on the .package files, but I mean on the houses.
17th Jun 2009, 5:43 AM
Double click to install. Houses are notorious for not showing up. I end up deleting them from the download folder, the DCBackup, deleting the scriptcache file and then uninstalling with the launcher. I then install them again and hope to God they show up. 2 out of 3 do. It's typical: The sims 2 installer was so awful, tools were invented to install sims2packs. Hopefully someone will come along and make one for sims3packs. :/
17th Jun 2009, 5:49 AM
er could u plz tell me how i should go about deleting then reinstalling them lol
17th Jun 2009, 6:00 AM
Please use proper English here. :) Not chat speak and such.
Find the file in your mydocuments>electronic arts>sims3>downloads folder. Then I try to find the lot in the DCBackup folder. I sort by date. If something doesn't show up, I can immediately go to that folder and find the file by date. I then delete the scriptcache.package file (don't worry, the game regenerates this file). I then fire up the launcher and see if I can delete it with the launcher too.
Then I try to reinstall. Sometimes it works, sometimes not. The game stores data in so many places, it seems almost impossible to nuke all the files.
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