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I bought Sims 3 on Steam so. [SOLVED]

Post by julieghoulie on Wed 13 Apr 2016, 17:24

Can I still get EP from here to use with my Steam copy or will it not work?

And is the process to install/crack them different than what's in the sticky?

Thanks!

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Re: I bought Sims 3 on Steam so. [SOLVED]

Post by ☠ ~ Aɳɳ ~ ☠ on Wed 13 Apr 2016, 19:35

Hello,


I'm sorry to inform you that you can't use cracked expansions with your Steam copy. I do believe however, that it is possible to have your Steam version converted into an Origin version, and that will work with cracked expansions.

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Re: I bought Sims 3 on Steam so. [SOLVED]

Post by julieghoulie on Thu 14 Apr 2016, 15:11

Thanks for the response! I decided to just not use my Steam copy and I downloaded the complete Sims 3 collection from here. It finished overnight and when I try to unpack it, it says "Could not open the archive, may be damaged." Do I just have to re-download it probably?

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Re: I bought Sims 3 on Steam so. [SOLVED]

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Thu 14 Apr 2016, 17:32

julieghoulie wrote:Thanks for the response! I decided to just not use my Steam copy and I downloaded the complete Sims 3 collection from here. It finished overnight and when I try to unpack it, it says "Could not open the archive, may be damaged." Do I just have to re-download it probably?


Are you using WinRAR ? If you don't have the program, you can get it from this site here, install instructions included. Are you also sure that the download finished 100% in your torrent client ?

You can also try this, if you still have the torrent running under "seeding" in your client, right-click on it and choose STOP. Now right-click again and select "Force re-check". Now, assuming you downloaded it 100%, this re-check can take a while to complete.

When done, please try re-extracting again with WinRAR. Good luck ! Smile

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Re: I bought Sims 3 on Steam so. [SOLVED]

Post by julieghoulie on Thu 14 Apr 2016, 17:43

This worked!!! Thank you so much! Hope you have a great day.  Carlos is tha man!!!




Mod edit: problem solved, topic closed. Feel free to get back in touch with us again anytime. Have fun !

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