Help! My Sims 3 game has become all glitchy and everything has holes in it!

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Help! My Sims 3 game has become all glitchy and everything has holes in it!

Post by yourmommo on Sat 25 May 2013, 18:02

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Here are pictures of the problem, it started after I went into control panel and clicked something to help older programs run with my Windows 8 Developer mode, since my computer always shuts down.



Thanks! P.S. I have The Sims 3 Base Game, Diesel Stuff, Supernatural, and University Life ALL from Games4theworld, and I have applied the manual update along with the newest fix.

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Re: Help! My Sims 3 game has become all glitchy and everything has holes in it!

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sat 25 May 2013, 18:12

yourmommo wrote:

Here are pictures of the problem, it started after I went into control panel and clicked something to help older programs run with my Windows 8 Developer mode, since my computer always shuts down.



Thanks! P.S. I have The Sims 3 Base Game, Diesel Stuff, Supernatural, and University Life ALL from Games4theworld, and I have applied the manual update along with the newest fix.

Hello,

Try updating your graphics driver. From what I have seen, this is an issue with some ATI and AMD graphics cards. If updating alone doesn't help, try this here:
http://support.amd.com/de/kbarticles/Pages/AMDCatalyst124ahotfix.aspx

Download and install that thing.

Good luck!

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Re: Help! My Sims 3 game has become all glitchy and everything has holes in it!

Post by yourmommo on Mon 27 May 2013, 04:04

My computer doesn't let me update my cards, it says 'bad request,' but I'm trying out the link right now.

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Re: Help! My Sims 3 game has become all glitchy and everything has holes in it!

Post by Shamrock on Mon 27 May 2013, 10:11

Please give us details about your Card, so we can give you the correct link to update Wink

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Re: Help! My Sims 3 game has become all glitchy and everything has holes in it!

Post by yourmommo on Mon 27 May 2013, 18:39

My computer lists my AMD card as the 'ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200 Series (Engineering Sample).'

Please know that I am running on Windows 8 Developer Preview, and that might be a problem.

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