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Shutters - Open and Partially Closed Versions

by HugeLunatic Posted 22nd Aug 2008 at 1:20 PM - Updated 7th Jan 2011 at 12:26 AM by HugeLunatic
16 Comments / replies (Who?) - 11 Feedback Posts, 5 Thanks 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.
Six sets of shutters for Base, Nightlife, and Open For Business windows. Each one includes an open and partially closed version. While each one is base game compatible, they are sized according to the windows. The Well Wisher one does fit the cheap window in Base game.

Includes straight and diagonals, and single and double width where appropriate for window type.

Window Type
  • Well Wisher - Base
  • Double Hung - Base
  • Lafenetre - Base
  • Independent Expressions - Base
  • Open Me - NL
  • Euro - OFB

UVMaps are included, there are two, one for the open version and one for the closed. All are mapped identical.

Each one has been added to the collection file that the windows are in, but there is a separate collection file as well for all shutters.

Polygon Counts:
Polys - 306 open, 56 closed

Additional Credits:
Thanks to all who contributed to SimPE otherwise I wouldn't have all these cute little matching items for my sims.

      Antique: Antique or Historical

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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Size: 2.29 MB · Downloads: 1,707 · 7th Jan 2011
2.29 MB 1,707 7th Jan 2011
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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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#2 Old 22nd Aug 2008 at 1:36 PM
Wow, wow and double wow! These are great!

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Test Subject
#3 Old 22nd Aug 2008 at 1:54 PM
these are awesome! thanks!
Field Researcher
#4 Old 22nd Aug 2008 at 6:06 PM
brilliant idea, thankyou !

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#5 Old 22nd Aug 2008 at 9:45 PM
Thank you so much, these will look great on my farmhouses!!
#6 Old 23rd Aug 2008 at 12:49 PM
Hey, those are very interesting! Thanks a bunch!
Field Researcher
#7 Old 28th Aug 2008 at 5:43 AM
Sweet! Thanks! Recolorable?
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#9 Old 6th Oct 2008 at 2:52 PM
very nice job, tausend thanks,great work, you are a master.
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#10 Old 2nd Nov 2008 at 5:12 PM
Excellent stuff - as I am busy trying to make my own shutters right now I can see how much work this was - thank you!
Field Researcher
#11 Old 5th Jan 2011 at 4:00 PM
I am doing some recolors of the Open Me Shutter. I recolored the single window closed and open and it shows up for the single window open/closed and double window open....however, the double window closed states the object is not designable meaning the recolor is not showing up for it. Any ideas what I might need to do to fix this problem? Sorry to be a bother.

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Original Poster
#12 Old 7th Jan 2011 at 12:23 AM
Thanks sunni! It appeared that file was linked incorrectly and I think I have it fixed up properly now. Try the new files. =)
Field Researcher
#13 Old 7th Jan 2011 at 9:00 PM
Wow, thanks for responding so quickly! It's fixed now and looks great. I love these shutters. I've only recolored the Open Me so far, but I'm sure I'll be recoloring the others too.
Test Subject
#14 Old 15th Jun 2011 at 4:07 PM
Is it just me, or is the curve on the top of the open shutters for the wishing well window going the wrong way? Doesn't look like they would line up when closed...
Undead Molten Llama
#15 Old 15th Mar 2014 at 3:55 PM
I missed this how? I'm such a moron sometimes. Thank you for the heads-up about them. Now I shall experiment.... MWAHAHAHAHAH!
Test Subject
#16 Old 8th Aug 2014 at 6:44 PM
Thank you ! :)
Test Subject
#17 Old 21st May 2019 at 1:12 PM
I am putting them everywhere! Lovable... thank you.