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No Build Sparkles!

by HystericalParoxysm Posted 4th Jun 2009 at 3:06 AM - Updated 13th Nov 2010 at 12:51 PM by HystericalParoxysm
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What does this do?

This is a tiny default replace texture mod which overrides the textures of the sparkly sparkle sparklieness that is splashed all over the place when you build walls in The Sims 3. Normally, I like sparkles, but seriously, it's like fairy farts all over the place just because you've laid down a wall.

This mod simply replaces the image for this particular effect - making it basically the same kind of mod as a default replacement skintone. As such, there should be no issues with compatability with any patches, EPs, or SPs - it should work fine with everything.

Get it combined:

All of my tiny texture replacers are available in one .package file, for your convenience. You may download either the single files, OR the combined file - not both!

Link: Tiny Texture Replacers Combined

How to install:

Just follow these instructions for fun and profit!

Thanks to:

Delphy, for making it possible with his giant brain of doom.

The crazy gang of other brainy folks who figured out the gubbins.

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 3
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Size: 227 Bytes · Downloads: 48,313 · 4th Jun 2009
227 Bytes 48,313 4th Jun 2009
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

See: Game Help:TS3 CC Basicswiki for a full guide!
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Test Subject
#76 Old 21st Jan 2014 at 11:57 AM
Latest patch has broken this and no intro :-(
Test Subject
25th Mar 2014 at 11:20 PM
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Test Subject
#77 Old 8th Aug 2014 at 5:12 PM
This mod was one of the default mods to demonstrate that one installed the framework setup properly and I am loving it enough to reply.

I could also swear the mod may have even improved the speed of my game but I might just be giddy at successfully starting my modding hobby. Anyway, nice work!
Test Subject
#78 Old 31st Aug 2014 at 4:55 PM
I love your tags.... "#Fuck of Builderfaires"...Found this mod by searching that.... :3
Test Subject
#79 Old 29th Nov 2014 at 7:33 AM
Love your mods, but want my sparkles back (unless it's true what people are saying about the sparkles slowing down the game and so. Is it true?). What should I do to uninstall it?
#80 Old 17th Feb 2015 at 10:02 PM
This works pretty well, Thank You.
Test Subject
#81 Old 28th Apr 2015 at 8:33 PM
<3 ___ <3
Lab Assistant
#82 Old 2nd Jan 2020 at 7:36 PM
Oh, so you and Rick are the ones to thank for them being included with the Mods folder now.
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