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Post by Fallen_Angel on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 12:21

Was using G4TW version of sims 4 (all packs and updates provided installed), it was working perfectly yesterday.  I started up the game today and it's literally the base game.  Also came up with notification saying all saves associated with the packs have been deleted and I may notice some deleted items from base game saves... HELP?!

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Re: All expansions/stuff/game packs have uninstalled themselves! [SOLVED]

Post by ☠ ~ Aɳɳ ~ ☠ on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 12:58

Hello,


Is there anything that could've changed? A virus scan perhaps, that may have deleted some files? Is there anyone in your household that may have accidentally uninstalled programs?

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Post by Fallen_Angel on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:02

No, no virus scans, no virus alerts, and it's my personal laptop only I have access to

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Re: All expansions/stuff/game packs have uninstalled themselves! [SOLVED]

Post by ☠ ~ Aɳɳ ~ ☠ on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:05

Hmmm... I'm not sure what to tell you at this point, please wait for @The_gh0stm4n to see your message. He will probably come by within the next 12-24 hours.

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Post by Fallen_Angel on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:08

Ok many thanks Smile

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Re: All expansions/stuff/game packs have uninstalled themselves! [SOLVED]

Post by Tarac on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:08

It looks like you have the G4TW downloads installed on top of a legal Origin Game.
When Origin updates you'll loose all pirated DLC's
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Re: All expansions/stuff/game packs have uninstalled themselves! [SOLVED]

Post by Fallen_Angel on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:14

I don't, I have all G4TW including base game. I dont use origin

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Re: All expansions/stuff/game packs have uninstalled themselves! [SOLVED]

Post by ☠ ~ Aɳɳ ~ ☠ on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:15

You may want to look here.

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Post by Fallen_Angel on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:21

THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! I was looking for another thread!

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Post by Fallen_Angel on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:30

UPDATE: It's sorted! Thank you! I had issues with the folder permissions

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Re: All expansions/stuff/game packs have uninstalled themselves! [SOLVED]

Post by ☠ ~ Aɳɳ ~ ☠ on Sat 31 Dec 2016, 13:32

Good to hear!
Don't hesitate to post if you run into problems again.
Happy simming The Sims Plumbob 1 topic closed.

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Re: All expansions/stuff/game packs have uninstalled themselves! [SOLVED]

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Tue 03 Jan 2017, 06:33

I just want to add, that expansions/DLC cannot "uninstall themselves", if you copied & pasted them properly in the first place. Any and all issues that arise are due to file or folder permission problems, and the newer Windows-systems are in particular prone to this type of thing. Not just with The Sims 4, but in many other games as well. Smile

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