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I think right click on computer should show VIsta SP1 as the OS description but i am at work so I can tell for sure. Ea should know that sims 2 wouldn't be compatible with the updated software on all computers. If the program reports that the next disc has not been inserted, wait a few moments and then click again. 7 Patch the game. Monday, March 24, 2008 9:53 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote   Hi Shotgun,   Did you notice my post above.......I too had problems but noticed a 'glitch' weblink

View more Check out the new EA Help! I followed the guide and installed as directed, and I still can't play because of my video card. These are found in your Documents folder under EA Games/Sims 2. because I had exactly the same Problem before I installed it this way Issie Instructor #24 13thMay2013 at 8:44AM Posts: 615 Would it be better to stick to Windows 7 then?

Sims 2 Windows 8 Patch

Last edited by whatever974; June 9th, 2009 at 03:18 PM. The Sims 2 work on this Laptop even more fluent than on my old one and the graphics are ahahahamazing ^^ Quote: Originally Posted by Iavasechui So what am I supposed hello, I have a HP Pavillion DV 6600 Notebook (128MB Shared Memory Intel Graphic Card) 2 GB RAM with Windows Thread Tools Search this Thread 12-10-2007, 09:50 AM #1 I spent 400 $ for all my Sims 2 games btw: I am sorry for any grammar or spelling mistakes, but English is only my second language (out of 4) Lots

I put too much money into this series! Reply With Quote September 7th, 2013,11:12 AM #23 awakenedvc View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date Sep 2013 Location Midwest, US Posts 2 The Sims 2: Seasons won't load Thanks for voting! The Sims 2 Windows 8 for me at least that was the problem.

The disk will spin, the hourglass will turn over, the Sims2 will come up in Processes...and then just disappear after about 15 seconds. Sometimes you might need to run the game as admin, but 99% of the time, just checking the winXP compatability box does the trick. This key is located on the insert that came in the case, or it is printed on the case itself. I can't change it I don't know how and I don't have the means to buy a different one even if I did.

Speaking personally I find it frustrating when people assume its Vista. Sims 2 On Windows 10 In order to install Sims 2, you will need to be logged into Windows as an Administrator. Chrillsims3 41,174 views 10:55 How to fix a Sims 2 game that won't start - Duration: 1:35. that is what worked for me...

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Report Message 4 of 164 (232,616 Views) Reply 31 Re: SIMS 2 compaitability with windows 8 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a I can play it for as long as two minutes until it crashes.Anyone else have any ideas?Thanks Report Message 8 of 164 (229,910 Views) Reply 4 Re: [The Sims 2] SIMS Sims 2 Windows 8 Patch Sims 2 was not designed for modern operating systems, so your results will most likely vary. Managed Directx I hav always played it on our Windows computer in my bonus room.

I load up the game and it comes up with the 'sims 2' logo. Create an account EXPLORE Community DashboardRandom ArticleAbout UsCategoriesRecent Changes HELP US Write an ArticleRequest a New ArticleAnswer a RequestMore Ideas... Report Message 2 of 164 (235,730 Views) Reply 9 Re: SIMS 2 compaitability with windows 8 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a If you don't install in the correct order, you will encounter errors when you try to play. Sims 2 Keeps Crashing

Because it is perfect for gaming. Hi brassie, I have a splash screen crash issue as well. I am to the point where I am going to trade someone else for an older laptop... check over here Working...

Actually windows update in Vista is exactly the same as it is in XP. Sims 2 Crashing Windows 10 Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Unanble to acces some sites TIME...

I don't know, I guess I will try it again.

I installed the EP's and SP's just as you directed. After you no longer see any updates then on your machine description it should say Vista SP1 which is also the same as it is in XP. (I am not trying Most Integrated graphics cards do not support this function. Sims 2 Download more so on win vista so win vista is nomore on my comp.

Thank you for this tutorial! Actually windows update in Vista is exactly the same as it is in XP. It will generate new .cache files upon booting successfully. 07-17-2008, 05:51 PM #10 Deleted082808 Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2008 Posts: 25 OS: Vista I have a Hoping I haven't wasted not only my money on the expansion pack, but also precious Saturday morning hours on this problem!!!!

I love it a lot because I find the tiles very lucid, because they show me a lot of information like weather and News at once. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Everything installs perfect... Sign in 152 10 Don't like this video?

Normally I am VERY bad at all the technical stuff and it was a wonder that I mentioned to make my Sims 2 work (Halleuja!) Quote: Originally Posted by cmarie87 [QUOTE=Iavasechui]So Not the one particular game I play. It says mine will run it since my 1.8Ghz processor has a rating of 3Ghz. Loading...

I was once a victim to. A new patch would be appreciated. Report Message 5 of 164 (232,468 Views) Reply 1 Re: SIMS 2 compatibility with windows 8 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Do you play games?

Kindly Help. This is a well known issue and they should be able to step you thu. I even tried goin 2 properties, then compatibility and changing the compatibility and it still doesnt work. I can't tell you because I have no experience with windows 7, but I know, that the Sims 'should' work with Windows 7 but like I said: the most important is

change the compatibility to windows vista and running as admin. uff, a long way to go... give me a holler if it helps you out   peace out Tuesday, February 05, 2008 11:06 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I got The Sims 2 I havent had a case where not doing that broke something but its a good idea anyway.