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Xanathons Starlamp (tm)

by xanathon Posted 21st May 2005 at 1:52 PM - Updated 18th Oct 2008 at 10:47 PM by -Maylin-
73 Comments / replies (Who?) - 25 Feedback Posts
This is a new mesh, and means that it's a brand new self contained object that usually does not require a specific Expansion pack (although this is possible depending on the type). It may have Recolours hosted on MTS - check below the description for more information.
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
As I personally like lots of small lamps on the wall (and have those in my home), I decided to make them for The Sims also.

They appear under "wall mounted" in the catalog and may be a little difficult to spot... :o)

They come with a matching walllightpattern for every single small bulb.

220 vertices, 362 polys, that's fewer than maxis' single lightbulb... :o)

Have fun! :howdy:

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2
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Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
xanathon_starlamp01.rar

Size: 21.7 KB · Downloads: 20,287 · 21st May 2005
21.7 KB 20,287 21st May 2005
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Origin (Ultimate Collection): Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims™ 2 Ultimate Collection\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows Vista/7/8/10: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads
  • Mac x64: /Library/Containers/com.aspyr.sims2.appstore/Data/Library/Application Support/Aspyr/The Sims 2/Downloads
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Lab Assistant
#26 Old 26th May 2005 at 10:54 AM
Sorry my english is terribel,quit was an Mistake. Nice and Beutiful was what want to tell you.
Field Researcher
#27 Old 26th May 2005 at 5:03 PM
These look so good in game! I almost didn't d'l this mesh because I was having difficulty really seeing in my mind's eye what the true effect would be in a room but because I have loved the other items you have offered, I decided to give them a try. Boy, am I ever glad I got them and thank you so much for sharing them with all of us!

Also glad I came back to write a quick thank you. When I saw piewicked's comment about using them in a garden, I could immediately see the benefit of using them in this way, too. These small lights are going to turn out to be even more versatile than I thought!
Field Researcher
#28 Old 27th May 2005 at 5:15 PM
Looks interesting :clap:
Thank you for sharing :D
Forum Resident
#29 Old 28th May 2005 at 7:48 AM
You really make the most amazing goodies, have just been downloading everything you've made, so I'll just give you one great big THANK YOU! for everything.
Test Subject
#30 Old 28th May 2005 at 12:22 PM
oohh! i love these. >.< thanks!
Test Subject
#31 Old 28th May 2005 at 12:33 PM
very nice, cheers
Test Subject
#32 Old 29th May 2005 at 1:35 AM
This is beyond awesome! Thank you so much!!!
Scholar
#33 Old 29th May 2005 at 1:58 AM
This looks amazing, thanks for sharing your creation with us.
Lab Assistant
#34 Old 29th May 2005 at 7:52 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by xanathon
@StellaLuna23: What for? You can't see the ceilings and if I would make this object into a ceilinglamp the only achievement would be lots of lightdots hovering in the middle of the room...

There are visible ceiling tiles, and glow lights for them here: http://www.modthesims2.com/showthread.php?t=45758

i've massacred my manicure, (am i poisoned flesh?)
and made a mess, (a sweet caress)
of morning light to midnight.
Field Researcher
#35 Old 31st May 2005 at 3:33 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by pikaz00
aww.. cant you try make it in .zip instead?..



pikaz ..there is no differance between rar and zip ...if you can do the zip then you can handle the rar programn .......they both work the same way
Lab Assistant
#36 Old 2nd Jun 2005 at 9:34 AM
Wow..looks very awesome..can't wait to try it in game.
Forum Resident
#37 Old 6th Jun 2005 at 12:11 AM
diffrent and very nice cool...thank you!
Lab Assistant
#38 Old 6th Jun 2005 at 7:33 AM
This is way cool ThNX!!
Test Subject
#39 Old 6th Jun 2005 at 10:41 PM
СПАСИБО! Из России!!!
Test Subject
#40 Old 9th Jun 2005 at 12:23 PM
太好看了~~~~~

你怎么那么牛b呢~???
Field Researcher
#41 Old 18th Jun 2005 at 11:31 PM
Very cool! Thanks again for another great object!
Test Subject
#42 Old 20th Jun 2005 at 6:40 PM
It's a preety!
Field Researcher
#43 Old 24th Jun 2005 at 5:01 PM
This is great! I saw it in a house a couple of days ago and then remembered where I had come across it. Thank you.
Lab Assistant
#44 Old 30th Jun 2005 at 10:01 AM
What a great idea!
Test Subject
#45 Old 14th Jul 2005 at 10:10 PM
Cool idea! Thank you!
Lab Assistant
#46 Old 1st Aug 2005 at 4:14 AM
Very cool!! I cant wait to use these in my game. I wonder if they blink or twinkle? Still Looks awesome anyway!! THANK YOU !!!
Test Subject
#47 Old 2nd Aug 2005 at 1:59 PM
Wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :clap: I love it!! :jig:
Lab Assistant
#48 Old 6th Aug 2005 at 4:54 AM
just beautiful well done!
Lab Assistant
#49 Old 24th Aug 2005 at 4:42 PM
I wonder if the lights are recolorable...it doesn't really matter. Still, very awesome!
Lab Assistant
#50 Old 29th Aug 2005 at 5:27 AM
These are great! I use them all over my house(s),they look great in game, like little twinkle lights : ) Thanks~
PS. makes the patio area so romantic...
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