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Dirt Roads for your Neighborhood!

by QwinsepiaSquared Posted 14th Jan 2006 at 5:19 AM - Updated 19th Aug 2006 at 4:14 AM by QwinsepiaSquared : added keywords
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Cause concrete just won't do. Changes all lush terrain roads to dirt roads. Just place in the downloads folder, and when you want asphalt again remove it from the folder.

Edit: Added matching floortile by request.

This ISN'T compatable with any other hacks that edit the lush terrain, ex. the snowy neighborhoods.

Works with any version of the game.

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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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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Test Subject
#51 Old 10th Jul 2006 at 5:11 PM
I feel like this was probably already asked (or everybody just happens to know the answer) but I couldn't figure it out, so - is there a way to get ride of the asphalt road that shows up in front when you're playing a specific house?

BTW, thanks so much - this has made period play-time so much more accurate.
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#52 Old 24th Jul 2006 at 1:05 AM
You could use the moveobjects on cheat, delete the road in front of the house, and replace it either with the matching floortile or terrain paint. (The terrain paint is the dark one that comes with the base game.)

Hey fellow simmers, I'm not here at the moment. I've left the simming community for other hobbies in life. Eventually I will be back. Until then, don't expect any of your questions to be answered. Until I come back....

Happy simming!
Test Subject
#53 Old 30th Jul 2006 at 8:29 PM
Awesome-Glad to have this!
I thank you very much.

Lab Assistant
#54 Old 3rd Aug 2006 at 9:34 AM
Thank you so much! I play only my medieval neiberhood and that *** modern roads were driving me mad. I wonder if there's any way to get rid of the cars as well?
Object(ive) Investigator
retired moderator
#55 Old 3rd Aug 2006 at 7:51 PM
Not really.

Please don't PM me with questions. Post them in the appropriate thread.
Test Subject
13th Dec 2006 at 7:34 AM
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Test Subject
#56 Old 28th Feb 2007 at 3:48 PM
I know I'm going to sound like a bit of an idiot, but how do I remove the dirt road? I tried to find the file in my downloads folder but I don't know the actual name of the file as it was in one of those file package things.
I downloaded it a while ago for potential use but I accidently installed it when I had to reinstall my game.
Test Subject
#57 Old 14th Mar 2007 at 10:59 AM
Thank You for these Country roads....maby know i can create my very own Oklahoma Home Town for my Simmies!!
Danke Schön für diese Country Strassen...vieleicht bin ich jetzt in der lage mine Heimat stadt nach zustellen für meine Sims Bewohner!

"Surely goodness and mercy shall fallow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever."
Psalm 23:6
Test Subject
#58 Old 11th Apr 2007 at 3:05 PM
Oh my, thanks so much! Whee, I got rid of those ugly asphalt roads! Thanks!
#59 Old 6th Jun 2007 at 7:49 AM
Originally Posted by amberlovesdesims
great job!
you can also remove sidewalks with boolprop locktiles [true/false]

this cheat crashed my it only useable from inside lots? I used it in the neighborhood view...LOL
Test Subject
#60 Old 29th Aug 2009 at 4:20 AM
Hey, i am trying to make a movie with the horses, but the concrete just ruins it all thanks for giving us thing i luv you!
Forum Resident
#61 Old 29th Oct 2014 at 3:36 AM
the original!
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