Help With Expansions

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Help With Expansions

Post by cobymak on Thu Aug 31, 2017 12:45 am

I've searched alot for the answers to this so was wondering if any of you guys can help me, I recently heard about the origin patch that stops the expansions from being used "unless you have a legit base copy" so I've heard...

I have downloaded and installed the cracked expansions to my legit base copy of the game bought through origin.

Is there anyway to get the expansions to work again or is it that it? Do i have to install a cracked base game or any patch fixes? 

Any help or feedback is appreciated.

cobymak
Beginner
Beginner

Favourite games : sims
Posts : 1
Points : 323
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2017-08-31

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Help With Expansions

Post by Ageha on Fri Sep 01, 2017 10:33 am

Hi there,

Unfortunately I do not have a definite answer for you. But here's a couple of topics that might interest you. If those aren't really helpful, then I'd recommend downloading our base game as well.


Here and here.

_________________
If you're lost you can look and you will find me, time after time. 
(GMT+0800 Timezone)
avatar
Ageha
=D Child of Admin =D
=D Child of Admin =D

Windows version :
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 10

System architecture :
  • 32 bits (x86)
  • 64 bits (x64)

Favourite games : Assassin's Creed Series, Mass Effect + Dragon Age Series, The Sims Series, Saints Row: The Third/IV, Mirror's Edge/Catalyst, BioShock Series, Jade Empire
Female Posts : 1962
Points : 3394
Reputation : 295
Join date : 2015-09-09
Location : Skyhold

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Help With Expansions

Post by Tarac on Fri Sep 01, 2017 10:40 am

Most probably your legit games are stored in Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\The Sims 4.
When you topped the legit games up with G4TW downloads, you still have to move the install folder The Sims 4 out of the folder Origin Games. Failing to do that will result in the Origin not running error.

Also, after using pirated expansions, do not update via Origin anymore as that will render the pirated DLC's useless.

Better to keep 2 versions on your computer, 1 version for the legit games (Origin) and 1 version with all the pireated games, incl. the base game.
Use to legit version only to access the Gallery, not to play the Sims 4.
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 : 3050
Points : 5462
Reputation : 509
Join date : 2013-09-14
Age : 74
Location : The Netherlands

View user profile https://forumpages.weebly.com/

Back to top Go down

Re: Help With Expansions

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