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[24/10] Easel made Portable "Default Replacement" (Compatible with Patch 1.63-1.67)

by anak_ponti Posted 28th Dec 2010 at 4:22 PM - Updated 13th Apr 2014 at 8:28 AM by anak_ponti
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This is a Maxis Recolour which means that it is a recolour of an item that already exists in your game. Please check the Expansion pack requirements to see which game pack it recolours.
Update:
24-10-2013 Compatible with Patch 1.63.

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Recently I downloaded alianpe's Portable Easel and I like it very much. But the one thing I don't like is his portable easel is a separate object that does the same thing as EA default easel, except it's portable.
So with my little knowledge in modding, I try to make my own version of portable easel, only the difference is that mine is default replacement of EA easel.
I already tested it in Sunset Valley, I bought the easel from Buy mode (I also modify it so that the easel's topic rating shown "Portable" to indicate it can be put into inventory). I try to paint, abort it, drag into inventory (you have to drag the easel itself, not the picture you paint), go to the SV Central Park, drag the easel out from inventory, continue painting till finish. Everything works fine for me. So I hope this works for you guys too.

Install:
Just put the package into Mods\Packages folder.

Note:
this package modifies the Easel OBJD so it will conflict with anything that modifies it (I don't think this will conflict with alianpe's Portable Easel because his is separate object).

Thanks:
the author of S3PE alianpe for his Portable Easel, that become my inspiration.

Enjoy!
Tags: #easel, #portable, #default

Style: Not Applicable
Room: Study Outdoor
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Sims 3
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
anak_ponti_Easel-Portable_Default.rar | Description: TS3 Basegame Easel made portable (default replacement) 1.5 KB 10,710 28th Dec 2010
anak_ponti_EaselSP3-Portable_Default.rar | Description: TS3 SP3 Easel made portable (default replacement) 1.4 KB 4,152 19th Nov 2011
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2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file. Now you will have either a .package or a .sims3pack file.

For Package files:

1. Cut and paste the file into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Mods\Packages folder. If you do not already have this folder, you should read the full guide to Package files first: Sims 3:Installing Package Fileswiki, so you can make sure your game is fully patched and you have the correct Resource.cfg file.
2. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).

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1. Cut and paste it into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Downloads folder. If you do not have this folder yet, it is recommended that you open the game and then close it again so that this folder will be automatically created. Then you can place the .sims3pack into your Downloads folder.
2. Load the game's Launcher, and click on the Downloads tab. Find the item in the list and tick the box beside it. Then press the Install button below the list.
3. Wait for the installer to load, and it will install the content to the game. You will get a message letting you know when it's done.
4. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).


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