Installing Mods?

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Installing Mods?

Post by Layloria on Fri 10 Jan 2014, 16:37

Hello Smile I have version 1.63 of the game and I have installed some package files. I know it works as the nonitro works but my skins and sliders haven't showed up not even all the store items (in package). I put it in Program Files and Documents/Downloads but they aren't working. Sad My sims3packs work...

_________________
What he said.
avatar
Layloria
Extreme Poster
Extreme Poster

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

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

Favourite games : The Sims 3/4; MySims; Minecraft; Zoo Tycoon 2; GTA V; Skyrim; Sherlock Holmes Series
Female Posts : 392
Points : 2813
Reputation : 47
Join date : 2012-03-11
Age : 121
Location : Los Santos, Minecraft

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Installing Mods?

Post by Shamrock on Fri 10 Jan 2014, 17:38

Hello,
You shouldn't put any Mods in Program Files...
For Store Items, you need to apply the Store Fixes.
Are you sure the Sliders mod is up to date?

_________________
Have some tea, and take care!
Best regards,

Shamrock  





Please PM or e-mail me for any help or advice!
avatar
Shamrock
=D Child of Admin =D
=D Child of Admin =D

Windows version :
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : The Sims 3 (series), Warcraft III, Civilization V, Vampire Bloodlines, Football Manager 2012, Pokemon games
Male Posts : 3265
Points : 6214
Reputation : 381
Join date : 2012-03-06
Location : On the slim border between sane and insane

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Installing Mods?

Post by Layloria on Fri 10 Jan 2014, 19:48

I had store fixes and content in a package file and only a few showed up (of the store packages which is strange as they are all from the same date).


I don't know if they are (sliders)... :/ I got them from paysites.mustbedestroyed :/

_________________
What he said.
avatar
Layloria
Extreme Poster
Extreme Poster

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

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

Favourite games : The Sims 3/4; MySims; Minecraft; Zoo Tycoon 2; GTA V; Skyrim; Sherlock Holmes Series
Female Posts : 392
Points : 2813
Reputation : 47
Join date : 2012-03-11
Age : 121
Location : Los Santos, Minecraft

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Installing Mods?

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sat 11 Jan 2014, 16:40

@Layloria wrote:I had store fixes and content in a package file and only a few showed up (of the store packages which is strange as they are all from the same date).


I don't know if they are (sliders)... WhatDidUJustCallMe? I got them from paysites.mustbedestroyed WhatDidUJustCallMe?


Hello,

Go to My Documents/Electronic Arts/The Sims 3 and delete all 'unnecessary' cache files:



-CASPartCache.package
-compositorCache.package
-scriptCache.package
-simCompositorCache.package
-socialCache.package
-plus the contents of the folders "WorldCaches" & "Thumbnails"



Also, please make sure you (re-)read the descriptions of all your stuff that you downloaded. As for skins, for example, in many cases you can have only ONE bodyskin and ONE faceskin. Also, cache deleting is very important, especially when you add new stuff like mods or even custom skins.

Also, having the store fixes has nothing to do with items "showing up" or not. Wink  If you have store fixes, then they will allow you to actually use some 'premium store items', like the pizza oven or the basketball machine. If you didn't have the store fixes, you would still be able to buy the items probably, but you won't be able to use them.

If you still can't see the items after that, then I'm not sure. If your items were .sims3packs, it would be possible to just try re-installing the file, or even deleting everything and re-installing all .sims3packs.

Also, did you "merge" any of the stuff you downloaded ? If so, you shoouldn't merge mods and worlds, but rather buy-mode items, clothing, etc.

Keep us updated !





_________________



Forum Rules // Forum FAQ // All G4TW Downloads // G4TW The Sims 4 Gallery Collection // How YOU can help seeding!

How to install The Sims Medieval // The Sims 2 Overview // How to install The Sims 3 // TS3 Expansion install checklist // How to install The Sims 4


Feel free to e-mail me for general questions about G4TW, Site navigation & Support, if you don't get a reply after 24 hours of opening a new Forum topic!

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, Team Fortress 2, Overwatch, PvZ: Garden Warfare, GTA: San Andreas, GTA V, Counter-Strike, Hitman, Borderlands, Fallout, COD, Battlefield, The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth †, Government simulation & Military strategy games, S.W.A.T 4.
Male Posts : 16247
Points : 21671
Reputation : 2350
Join date : 2012-11-02
Location : Bellisarius Hall

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Installing Mods?

Post by Layloria on Sat 11 Jan 2014, 16:51

The store items were all packaged into months.


I didn't merge anything myself.


Thanks.

_________________
What he said.
avatar
Layloria
Extreme Poster
Extreme Poster

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

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

Favourite games : The Sims 3/4; MySims; Minecraft; Zoo Tycoon 2; GTA V; Skyrim; Sherlock Holmes Series
Female Posts : 392
Points : 2813
Reputation : 47
Join date : 2012-03-11
Age : 121
Location : Los Santos, Minecraft

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Installing Mods?

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