Manual Patch Download problem. [SOLVED]

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Manual Patch Download problem. [SOLVED]

Post by magzorz on Sun 06 Oct 2013, 05:06

Hi Smile thank you so much for your downloads and tutorials, they're a great help!


I was wondering if you could put your manual patch on the 'How to intall the sims correctly' in a torrent file...(I know this might be a problem because of the seeding, but if you could divide it in some smaller files and upload it... I think other users might have this problem as well!) I live in China and downloading directly over here takes the whole day and sometimes it fails after a few hours, and the manual patch is huge!!

Thank you so much!

The Sims 3 plumbob

magzorz
Beginner
Beginner

Windows version :
  • Windows 7

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : The Sims
Female Posts : 3
Points : 1514
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2013-10-06
Age : 27
Location : Beijing, China

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Manual Patch Download problem. [SOLVED]

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sun 06 Oct 2013, 07:36

@magzorz wrote:Hi Smile thank you so much for your downloads and tutorials, they're a great help!


I was wondering if you could put your manual patch on the 'How to intall the sims correctly' in a torrent file...(I know this might be a problem because of the seeding, but if you could divide it in some smaller files and upload it... I think other users might have this problem as well!) I live in China and downloading directly over here takes the whole day and sometimes it fails after a few hours, and the manual patch is huge!!

Thank you so much!

The Sims 3 plumbob

Hello,

If you download (from Games4TheWorld) the latest expansion/stuff pack that was released, you will also get the latest manual patch. For example, the latest release is "The Sims 3: Movie stuff". If you open the .RAR file and look under the folder Support/Updates you will see the latest manual patch too (in this case the patch 1.57.62.0230xx).

I hope this helps you. Smile


avatar
The_gh0stm4n
VETERAN Moderator
Inspector General & Forum O.G.
VETERAN Moderator Inspector General & Forum O.G.

Windows version :
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows XP
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 32 bits (x86)
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : The Sims 3, L.A. Noire, Saints Row, Red Faction, Minecraft, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, Titanfall, Team Fortress 2, Darkest Hour, GTA V, GTA: San Andreas, S.W.A.T. 4, Counter-Strike, Hitman, Borderlands, Fallout, Dishonored, Call of Duty, Battlefield, The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth†, Enter the Gungeon.
Male Posts : 14768
Points : 19577
Reputation : 2078
Join date : 2012-11-02
Location : The Situation Room

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Manual Patch Download problem. [SOLVED]

Post by magzorz on Sun 06 Oct 2013, 08:07

So you mean if I follow the tutorial about how to install the sims 3 correctly, I can skip that step?
I torrented University life a few days ago and installed it but I haven't put the Ultimate Fix because I was afraid of skipping that step. So I look under the extracted folder in the .rar file in the torrent and I find that?
My Sims 3 is currently up to date because it was bought with Origin but I wanted to put more expansions.
I'm going to try what you said and I'll report soon, thanks!

magzorz
Beginner
Beginner

Windows version :
  • Windows 7

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : The Sims
Female Posts : 3
Points : 1514
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2013-10-06
Age : 27
Location : Beijing, China

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Manual Patch Download problem. [SOLVED]

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sun 06 Oct 2013, 08:11

@magzorz wrote:So you mean if I follow the tutorial about how to install the sims 3 correctly, I can skip that step?
I torrented University life a few days ago and installed it but I haven't put the Ultimate Fix because I was afraid of skipping that step. So I look under the extracted folder in the .rar file in the torrent and I find that?
My Sims 3 is currently up to date because it was bought with Origin but I wanted to put more expansions.
I'm going to try what you said and I'll report soon, thanks!

Yes, you can "skip" step #2 in the tutorial then. But you always have to download the latest release, in order to get the latest manual patch. Wink  As of now, the latest release is "Movie stuff". 

//EDIT

And after applying the latest manual patch, you should also apply the latest Ultimate fix too (steps #3 and #4 in the tutorial).

//EDIT2

Otherwise, if you don't want the latest expansions/stuff packs (so only the patch), then I'm afraid you have to google for a torrent on that, if you can't download it directly.
avatar
The_gh0stm4n
VETERAN Moderator
Inspector General & Forum O.G.
VETERAN Moderator Inspector General & Forum O.G.

Windows version :
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows XP
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 32 bits (x86)
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : The Sims 3, L.A. Noire, Saints Row, Red Faction, Minecraft, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, Titanfall, Team Fortress 2, Darkest Hour, GTA V, GTA: San Andreas, S.W.A.T. 4, Counter-Strike, Hitman, Borderlands, Fallout, Dishonored, Call of Duty, Battlefield, The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth†, Enter the Gungeon.
Male Posts : 14768
Points : 19577
Reputation : 2078
Join date : 2012-11-02
Location : The Situation Room

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Manual Patch Download problem. [SOLVED]

Post by ☠ ~ Aɳɳ ~ ☠ on Sun 06 Oct 2013, 12:10

Hello,

If your game is already up to date from Origin, you may not need the manual patch at all.

_________________
"Under sun and sky, we greet you warmly"

avatar
☠ ~ Aɳɳ ~ ☠
Forum Administratrix
First Lady of the Forum
Forum Administratrix First Lady of the Forum

Windows version :
  • Windows 8
  • Windows XP
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 32 bits (x86)
  • 64 bits (x64)

Female Posts : 15117
Points : 20144
Reputation : 1455
Join date : 2011-05-31

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Manual Patch Download problem. [SOLVED]

Post by magzorz on Sun 06 Oct 2013, 17:01

Thanks so much!
The game is working without the manual patch! Very Happy
I hope I can install as many expansions on top of that as I can!
The Sims 3 plumbob


Moderator edit: if you want to have the manual patch for the next expansion, then you can just download the expansion here and look into the folder I told you above. There you'll find the patch. Otherwise I'm glad it works for you. Happy simming ! Topic closed.

- Carlos



magzorz
Beginner
Beginner

Windows version :
  • Windows 7

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : The Sims
Female Posts : 3
Points : 1514
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2013-10-06
Age : 27
Location : Beijing, China

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Manual Patch Download problem. [SOLVED]

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum