Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by Kanji on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 19:41

Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.
Okay so when I started The Sims 4 after following all instructions, it came up with the regular expansion pack screens and after Fitness Stuff was closed, the entire game crashed with the plumbob in the background image not spinning like it should. After this, I closed it in Task Manager and booted it up again, to find when it was at the end of loading, it crashed. I have no custom content, no previous installation on the drive and I don't know what to do. Help would be nice.



-Kanji


//EDIT


okay my problem was fixed by waiting ONE HOUR and now it says download to use on Vampires.  Facepalm


//EDIT


I downloaded the sims 4, installed it followed guide etc. There is no CC and its a clean install besides from the screens at the beginning about the expansions which crashed and never returned. So let's begin.

When I boot the game, it runs normal, right up to the final message where it crashes to a halt for about 5 minutes. Then, it forces me to the desktop so I open it from the taskbar and it says Pack Download in Process for Vampires. I tried re-installing vampires and setting graphics lower for the slowdown and running in compatibility mode windows 8. Please help meh.



Mod edit: posts merged.

- The_gh0stm4n

Kanji
Posting Nerd
Posting Nerd

Windows version :
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Mirror's Edge Catalyst, SAB2, Most Sims Games.
Female Posts : 40
Points : 233
Reputation : 8
Join date : 2017-06-24
Location : The Internet

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by Tarac on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 20:36



This means that the folders The Sims 4 in Program Files and in Documents\Electronic Arts are not consistant.
Rename the folder The Sims 4 in Documents\Electronic Arts to The Sims 4_old.
Then start your game again as an Administrator.

If you want to revert this action:
Delete the newly created folder The Sims 4 from Documents\Electronic Arts
Rename The Sims 4_old to The Sims 4 again.
avatar
Tarac
=D Child of Admin =D
=D Child of Admin =D

Windows version :
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Windows 98
  • Windows 95
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Card games
Male Posts : 2267
Points : 4259
Reputation : 363
Join date : 2013-09-14
Age : 74
Location : The Netherlands

View user profile http://www.tarac.nl

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by Kanji on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 20:42

Still not working, game slowed down on fitness stuff again then said download to use...

Kanji
Posting Nerd
Posting Nerd

Windows version :
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Mirror's Edge Catalyst, SAB2, Most Sims Games.
Female Posts : 40
Points : 233
Reputation : 8
Join date : 2017-06-24
Location : The Internet

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 20:46

@Kanji wrote:Still not working, game slowed down on fitness stuff again then said download to use...


You said you re-installed Vampires. Did you also re-install the Parenthood and Fitness?

_________________



G4TW Forum rules // G4TW Forum FAQ // G4TW Downloads // G4TW on ThePiratebay

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



Feel free to e-mail me for general questions about G4TW & site navigation problems. Also, when after 24 hours of you posting a topic on the Forum you have not received a reply and still need help, you can send me an e-mail message 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, Minecraft, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, Titanfall, Team Fortress 2, Darkest Hour, GTA V, GTA: San Andreas, S.W.A.T. 4, Counter-Strike, Hitman, Borderlands, Fallout, Dishonored, Call of Duty, Battlefield, The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth†, Enter the Gungeon.
Male Posts : 14830
Points : 19689
Reputation : 2094
Join date : 2012-11-02
Location : The Situation Room

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by Tarac on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 20:46

avatar
Tarac
=D Child of Admin =D
=D Child of Admin =D

Windows version :
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Windows 98
  • Windows 95
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Card games
Male Posts : 2267
Points : 4259
Reputation : 363
Join date : 2013-09-14
Age : 74
Location : The Netherlands

View user profile http://www.tarac.nl

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by Kanji on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 20:52

Yes I executed step seven and I will try re-installing fitness ant parenthood now.

//EDIT

Hmm. Its still not working...

Kanji
Posting Nerd
Posting Nerd

Windows version :
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Mirror's Edge Catalyst, SAB2, Most Sims Games.
Female Posts : 40
Points : 233
Reputation : 8
Join date : 2017-06-24
Location : The Internet

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 21:06

@Kanji wrote:Hmm. Its still not working...


What is happening exactly?

_________________



G4TW Forum rules // G4TW Forum FAQ // G4TW Downloads // G4TW on ThePiratebay

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



Feel free to e-mail me for general questions about G4TW & site navigation problems. Also, when after 24 hours of you posting a topic on the Forum you have not received a reply and still need help, you can send me an e-mail message 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, Minecraft, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, Titanfall, Team Fortress 2, Darkest Hour, GTA V, GTA: San Andreas, S.W.A.T. 4, Counter-Strike, Hitman, Borderlands, Fallout, Dishonored, Call of Duty, Battlefield, The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth†, Enter the Gungeon.
Male Posts : 14830
Points : 19689
Reputation : 2094
Join date : 2012-11-02
Location : The Situation Room

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by Kanji on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 21:25

Here is a video of the game on my ssd. It was crashing when the fitness expansion message disappeared.


Kanji
Posting Nerd
Posting Nerd

Windows version :
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Mirror's Edge Catalyst, SAB2, Most Sims Games.
Female Posts : 40
Points : 233
Reputation : 8
Join date : 2017-06-24
Location : The Internet

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by Tarac on Sun 06 Aug 2017, 21:46

Download THIS FOLDER
Extract with Winrar.
Now rename your The Sims 4 folder in Documents\Electronic arts to The Sims 4_old
Place the downloaded and extracted folder De Sims 4 in Documents\Electronic Arts
Adapt the folder name to the language you are playing in (The Sims 4,Les Sims, Los Sims, Die Sims aso)
(This folder is based on having all DLC's intalled, so most probably you will receive some kind of message like this)

At least your game should now start.
avatar
Tarac
=D Child of Admin =D
=D Child of Admin =D

Windows version :
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Windows 98
  • Windows 95
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Card games
Male Posts : 2267
Points : 4259
Reputation : 363
Join date : 2013-09-14
Age : 74
Location : The Netherlands

View user profile http://www.tarac.nl

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

Post by Kanji on Mon 07 Aug 2017, 15:46

Alright. If I find a fix for pack download I will edit this post.

Edit: Bowling not installed either. I think I downloaded the pack because it only has delta folder. Sorry!

Edit 2.0: I fixed it with re-downloading the Toddlers, Vampires and Bowling. You guys can close this thread.


Last edited by Kanji on Mon 07 Aug 2017, 16:32; edited 1 time in total (Reason for editing : Fixed The main issue of the thread.)

Kanji
Posting Nerd
Posting Nerd

Windows version :
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Mirror's Edge Catalyst, SAB2, Most Sims Games.
Female Posts : 40
Points : 233
Reputation : 8
Join date : 2017-06-24
Location : The Internet

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Unplayable Sims 4 due to Crashing.

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