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Post by Jesp2 on Fri 24 Oct 2014, 19:30

Hello,

I just downloaded and installed the Sims 4 (thanks for making this possible!). I changed the folder of installment. I read that you can change the language (I want Dutch). But when I try to follow the steps I get stuck. When I right click on the language file, there is no option 'Edit' so I can't change it. What can I do to get my game in Dutch?
Please help me!

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Re: Can't change language of Sims 4

Post by SeoY on Fri 24 Oct 2014, 20:42

Hi there! Very Happy

If there is no "Edit" option, another thing you can do is select "Open with..." and then choose Notepad/Wordpad. This will let you edit the file. Then, continue with the instructions and save it to the same location.

Please, let us know how it goes. Good luck!

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Re: Can't change language of Sims 4

Post by Belzebu on Fri 24 Oct 2014, 22:56

I'm trying to change it to pt_BR and I can't do it WhatDidUJustCallMe?
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Re: Can't change language of Sims 4

Post by SeoY on Fri 24 Oct 2014, 23:12

@Belzebu wrote:I'm trying to change it to pt_BR and I can't do it WhatDidUJustCallMe?

Hi there! Smile

You should normally make a new topic about this, but OK. Did you try double clicking the "Portuguese.reg" in the # Language Changer folder? It should be on the RAR file you got from the torrent.

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Re: Can't change language of Sims 4

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sat 25 Oct 2014, 00:05

@Jesp2 wrote:Hello,

I just downloaded and installed the Sims 4 (thanks for making this possible!). I changed the folder of installment. I read that you can change the language (I want Dutch). But when I try to follow the steps I get stuck. When I right click on the language file, there is no option 'Edit' so I can't change it. What can I do to get my game in Dutch?
Please help me!

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Alternatively, you can do it manually too. Press Windows key + R, type regedit in the window, and hit enter. Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE -> Software -> Wow6432Node -> Maxis -> The Sims 4.


Double-click on the value "Locale" (on the right) and change the value to nl_NL.

If you have a 32-bit Windows system, the registry location should be HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE -> Software -> Maxis -> The Sims 4.

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Re: Can't change language of Sims 4

Post by Belzebu on Sat 25 Oct 2014, 00:33

I did both and its still in english. Even when I do that HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE stuff it says 'pt_BR'
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Re: Can't change language of Sims 4

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sat 25 Oct 2014, 00:38

@Belzebu wrote:I did both and its still in english. Even when I do that HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE stuff it says 'pt_BR'


Can you join the forum's chatbox for a TeamViewer session ? If you want, let me do that language change; shouldn't take too long. Smile  


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Re: Can't change language of Sims 4

Post by Belzebu on Sat 25 Oct 2014, 14:52

Yes, thanks Smile
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Re: Can't change language of Sims 4

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sat 25 Oct 2014, 18:14

@Belzebu wrote:Yes, thanks Smile


So is your problem solved now, or do you still need TeamViewer help ? Smile 

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