Made a mistake I think

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Made a mistake I think

Post by svanatrausta on Fri 31 Jul 2015, 02:31

So, I wasn't really thinking, and connected my downloaded game to an old EA account of mine. That automatically suggested I update the game and download a patch, which I also did without thinking or checking if it would work. Now when I press play game, it says the disk is not installed. I'm guessing this was not the way to update a downloaded game, but is there a way to fix it? In case it matters, I only have University, Seasons and Generations installed, plus the original game of course.

svanatrausta
Beginner
Beginner

Posts : 2
Points : 1030
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2015-07-31

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Made a mistake I think

Post by urmom on Fri 31 Jul 2015, 05:03

If your game version is 1.67.2.024017 then you can just reapply this fix and it should work.

urmom
Posting Nerd
Posting Nerd

Windows version :
  • Windows 7

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Female Posts : 53
Points : 1572
Reputation : 7
Join date : 2014-04-05

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Made a mistake I think

Post by svanatrausta on Fri 31 Jul 2015, 05:25

Thank you, it worked! Another question, only if you can help. To prevent future mistakes, should I not log into my EA account through the game? Just want to be sure either way.

svanatrausta
Beginner
Beginner

Posts : 2
Points : 1030
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2015-07-31

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Made a mistake I think

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Fri 31 Jul 2015, 05:31

@svanatrausta wrote:Thank you, it worked! Another question, only if you can help. To prevent future mistakes, should I not log into my EA account through the game? Just want to be sure either way.


I'm not sure what exactly you did (in the first place), but you should be able to right-click on the games that you accidentally added to the Origin/EA account in your Library, and then select "remove from Library". If that is what you did originally. You can then of course still log into Origin, as usual.

In-game, I'm not sure if you can log into an EA account with a pirated game. I think you would need a legit game (serial number) for that. But yes, to be safe, it may be better to not log in.

_________________


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



You can e-mail me for general questions & site navigation. Also, after 24 hours of you posting a topic on the Forum and NOT getting a reply, you can message me for Support as well!



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, Military strategy & Government simulation games, S.W.A.T 4.
Male Posts : 15873
Points : 21115
Reputation : 2261
Join date : 2012-11-02
Location : Bellisarius Hall

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Made a mistake I think

Post by LoriliHime on Mon 03 Aug 2015, 06:42

You can still log into your origins no problem. There is no problem with that. I don't think there will be any more updates for the Sims 3 so there won't be an issue with that. Just remember to make sure to follow our instructions properly if you choose to install any other expansion packs. You can also install any of the store items provided on our download site.

_________________


Just for Giggles
avatar
LoriliHime
Posting Lord
Posting Lord

Windows version :
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Life is Feudal MMO
Female Posts : 200
Points : 1910
Reputation : 41
Join date : 2013-12-20
Age : 24

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Made a mistake I think

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