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No Computer Chat Notifications

by The Literal Rose Posted 19th Nov 2020 at 4:32 AM - Updated 26th Feb 2021 at 10:24 AM by The Literal Rose
4 Comments / replies (Who?) - 2 Feedback Posts, 2 Thanks Posts
If you’re like me and hate being bombarded with those repetitive signed on/signed off notifications while your Sim is chatting on the computer, you’ll want this mod.

All this does is stop the “$Neighbor signed on.” and “$Neighbor signed off.” notifications from being run in the “Chat - Signed On/Off Dialog” BHAV found in Group 0x7FF48EB4. Any other mod that utilizes this BHAV will conflict.

The process of Sims getting on and offline is completely unaffected. Also, this is global so it should work with all computers, Maxis and custom. I created this with the Ultimate Collection but it should be compatible with just the base game.

This is my very first upload *confetti* so let me know if you run into any problems. It’s such a simple tweak I doubt there will be any issues but regardless, let me know.

As for terms of use:

• You may not reupload unaltered content of mine anywhere
• You may upload altered content of mine as long as you give me credit
• No paysites or AdFly links

Happy Simming!

Additional Credits: SimPE and Midge the Tree

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: 506 Bytes · Downloads: 347 · 19th Nov 2020
506 Bytes 347 19th Nov 2020
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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
#2 Old 19th Nov 2020 at 6:15 AM
Finally I can get rid of those annoying notifications, Thank you!
Also happy first upload on MTS!
Test Subject
Original Poster
#3 Old 19th Nov 2020 at 11:38 AM Last edited by The Literal Rose : 20th Nov 2020 at 5:26 PM.
Originally Posted by Wolfe9207
Finally I can get rid of those annoying notifications, Thank you!
Also happy first upload on MTS!

You're very welcome and thank you.
Lab Assistant
#4 Old 20th Nov 2020 at 11:07 AM
Great mod! I've had a problem with duplicates of those messages coming up. Tried this and it fixed it! Thank you.
Mad Poster
#5 Old 20th Nov 2020 at 1:06 PM
Love it.