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Post by Danielle81 on Sun 16 Nov 2014, 01:11

The Sims 3 plumbob I downloaded the latest version of Sims 4 Fix (with pools), and I still had no Mods folder. I created my own Mods folder, but now how do I place the correct Resource.cfg file in it and where do I get it from? I want to be able to instal CC.....Can anyone help with this? Thanks! Help Help Noob I'm new here.

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Re: Sims 4 Mods Folder/Resource.cfg File...How??? [SOLVED]

Post by SeoY on Sun 16 Nov 2014, 01:20

Hi there! Smile

Are you sure you are looking in Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 4? That's where the Mods folder is supposed to be located.

And have you tried starting the game and then checking if you can find it? Every time the game starts, it runs a check on the Documents folder, replacing the Mods folder if it's missing. Try doing this and please let us know how it goes. Good luck! Very Happy

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Re: Sims 4 Mods Folder/Resource.cfg File...How??? [SOLVED]

Post by Danielle81 on Sun 16 Nov 2014, 01:47

@SeoY wrote:Hi there! Smile

Are you sure you are looking in Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 4? That's where the Mods folder is supposed to be located.

And have you tried starting the game and then checking if you can find it? Every time the game starts, it runs a check on the Documents folder, replacing the Mods folder if it's missing. Try doing this and please let us know how it goes. Good luck! Very Happy
Its working now thanks for your help!! I had to replace the folder! Very Happy

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Re: Sims 4 Mods Folder/Resource.cfg File...How??? [SOLVED]

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sun 16 Nov 2014, 01:57

@Danielle81 wrote:Its working now thanks for your help!! I had to replace the folder! Very Happy


I actually mentioned that in my guide too, that you need to start the game at least once, for the Mods-folder to show up. But OK. I added now more emphasis to it, in the guide (in bold red color).


Do you have any other questions or can I close the thread ?
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Re: Sims 4 Mods Folder/Resource.cfg File...How??? [SOLVED]

Post by ableman12 on Wed 19 Nov 2014, 08:30

I've actually had the same problem. I opened the game but it didn't replace the mods file. I made a new one myself but the resource.cfg was never replaced. I reloaded the fix twice, opened Sims, double-checked the mods folder and everything but nothing shows up. Any ideas?

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Re: Sims 4 Mods Folder/Resource.cfg File...How??? [SOLVED]

Post by SeoY on Wed 19 Nov 2014, 12:09

@ableman12 wrote:I've actually had the same problem. I opened the game but it didn't replace the mods file. I made a new one myself but the resource.cfg was never replaced. I reloaded the fix twice, opened Sims, double-checked the mods folder and everything but nothing shows up. Any ideas?

Hi there! Smile

Please, make a new topic for your issue. That way we'll be able to keep track of your progress easier. 

We'll be glad to help you after you've created the new topic.



Mod edit: the OP's issue seems solved, and I don't assume she's going to reply back anymore. So I'll go forward and close the thread now.

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