"Origin not running.." help pls?

View previous topic View next topic Go down

"Origin not running.." help pls?

Post by legitpotato45 on Fri 11 Mar 2016, 03:43

Okay, so I'm seeing alot of people have this problem or a similar one and i need help too. I tried reading the other posts from users with similar issues but I think my issue is slightly different. Im going to try to explain to the best of my ability because i am fairly new to the world of pirating  Help I'm new here.

So, first things first, I downloaded the cracked based game of the Sims 4 (from this site), started up and it worked fine. 

Then I downloaded Get to Work expansion pack (also from G4TW) and followed the steps. I dragged and dropped the specified folders to TS4 base game. but when I tried to start it up, it kept giving me an error message saying it can't start up because origin is NOT running. I even tried having origin run offline in the background but still nothing.

What i feel sets me apart from the other users with this issue, is that while it was finalizing the download from uTorrent, uTorrent gave me an error message saying that theres a missing file or something (I didnt get to read it fully)  But yeah, im new at this so i was excited to get a little gameplay in while I download the Get Together Expansion Pack (also curtsy of this fantastic website) 

so I did what the instructions said in the GTW zipfile and dragged everything over but it didnt start. 

As we speak i'm re-installing the base game and re downloading GTW via uTorrent.

Any Idea where i went wrong? Any advice is much appreciated. My internet is a little slow when it comes to download speeds so  What he said.

Thank you in advance


UPDATE: now after reinstalling ts4 base game and following the steps, NOW its giving me an error message saying that:

"Unable to start"

The contents of your user data directory were created by a newer version of the sims 4 and cannot be loaded. please update your game via origin to play"


Posts : 1
Points : 419
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2016-03-10

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: "Origin not running.." help pls?

Post by avelys on Fri 11 Mar 2016, 08:39

Well the second error, I think, you can fix by deleting the sims folder in Documents.


Posts : 1
Points : 416
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2016-03-11

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: "Origin not running.." help pls?

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sat 12 Mar 2016, 07:36

Hello and welcome to the forum to both of you,

You should (indeed) have a look at this topic here. Smile

Good luck, and feel free to keep us posted !

Regards, The_gh0stm4n

Forum rules // Forum FAQ // G4TW downloads // Sims store, guides & more (beta) // G4TW on Piratebay

How to install The Sims Medieval // The Sims 2 overview ! // How to install The Sims 3 // Expansion install checklist for TS3 // How to install The Sims 4

Please post game issues on the Forum only. For more general questions about site navigation, you may also e-mail me !

VETERAN Moderator
Inspector General
VETERAN Moderator Inspector General

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, Team Fortress 2, Darkest Hour, GTA: San Andreas, GTA IV, S.W.A.T. 4, Titanfall, Counter-Strike, Hitman: Absolution, Borderlands, Fallout, Dishonored, COD, Battlefield, The Binding of Isaac: Antibirth & Afterbirth †
Male Posts : 13616
Points : 17974
Reputation : 1900
Join date : 2012-11-02
Age : 30
Location : The Situation Room

View user profile

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