How do I put custom content into my Sims 3 Mods?
The location is as follows: Documents > Electronic Arts > The Sims 3 > Mods > Packages . It’s recommended to only install one mod at a time, especially if the mods in question are core mods (i.e., it alters a key method of how the game runs).
How do I install Sims 3 custom content without the launcher?
Just put your library folder somewhere safe. As an aside, you can also use this method to install custom content in sims3pack format, such as clothes, objects, makeup, etc. into your game via the Mods folder instead of the launcher.
Why is my custom content not showing up Sims 3?
Re: Cc won’t show up on sims 3 It’s possible that Sims 3 is reading a different game folder than the one where you put the downloads. To find out, check the last modified date on the file labeled deviceconfig. It should match the last time you launched the game. If it doesn’t, then this isn’t the folder being used.
What is s3pe sims3?
a package editor (s3pe), which allows most useful resources to be edited; a string table editor (s3se) for allowing string table resources to be efficiently edited; plus a number of additional utilities.
Why is my CC not showing up?
Make sure you have mods/cc turned on in your game options. If you are using script mods, make sure that is also turned on. Check out this post on how to find out which user folder the game is using: How to find your user folder. Do make sure that the path of the folder you’ve added the mods to exactly matches.
Where do Sims 3 package files go?
You can now place your downloaded package files in the Documents/Electronic Arts/The Sims 3/Mods/Packages folder.
How do I use 7zip?
To compress files using 7-Zip
- Right click on the file you want to split and select 7-Zip –> Add to archive…
- From the Add to Archive window, edit the Archive name (by default saved to the same folder).
- Wait for the zip files to be created.
- Once complete you will see a list of files in your folder with the suffix .
Are there burglars in The Sims 3?
In The Sims 2 and The Sims 3, burglars can be either male or female. Burglars will steal possessions of any size, often choosing the most valuable items of the lot. Burglars can be arrested by the police, if they are summoned quickly enough.
How do you get custom content in Sims 3?
There are two types of custom content for Sims 3 – .sims3pack files and .package files. Sims3Packs are installed manually using the game launcher, while .package files are just dropped into the proper folder.
How to add mods to the Sims 3?
Close your game if it’s currently open. Adding mods to your game while it’s running won’t work.
How do you download mods for the Sims 3?
If your mod uses a .package file, you can drop it right into the “Mods” folder. Use the “Downloads” folder in the “Sims 3” folder instead if you have a .sims3pack file; in the launcher, you can click the checkmark next to the mod you just added and click “Install” to add it to your game.
What is the Sims custom content?
Custom content has always been a part of The Sims series, at least for the PC and Mac games in it. However, how to install it has varied from game to game, and has not always been obvious. Readers who are unfamiliar with compressed archive files (zip, RAR, and 7z), should read the section on archive files .