Sims 3 runs just fine in Windows 10. Please uninstall (if already installed) and reinstall.NET Framework 3.5. Hit Windows key-R, enter “appwiz.cpl” without quotes, and in the window that appears, click “Turn Windows features on or off.”.NET 3.5 will be right at the top.
Re: Why doesn’t The Sims 3 work on Windows 10?
Try changing the game settings if they are compatible. The Sims is considered an old game that may now have issues on a Windows 10 computer. Right-click on the Sims launch button to access properties. If there is a tab with proof of compatibility.
Follow these steps to run the game in compatibility mode:
Right-click on a specific Sims 3 icon on your laptop or computer and select Properties.
Click the Matchup tab and select Windows XP Service Pack 2.
Try to start your personal game.
To resolve this issue, our organization will first manually uninstall our PC game and then reinstall it. Open and select the entire Sims 3 game in the library. This uninstall will remove your own game and make sure it’s the registry files. Now reinstall the whole game after downloading again from the website.
Re: The Sims 3 keeps content but won’t install
Close the app and launchpad. Go to document\electronicarts\thesims3 and move the DCCache folder you’re in to the desktop (that’s ALL user content, so if you’re also getting third party content, users might also want to include the .ebc files along with move the missing .idx files )
If you’re having trouble getting your Sims 3 install from a great install disc, follow these steps. This page contains fixes for installing from The Sims 3 disc. We also have instructions for installing The Sims 3 digitally. Make sure your company has a DVD player and not a CD player. Also, make sure your DVD player can read dual layer DVDs.
The Sims 3 is unplayable due to a bug that occurs when installing Framework 3.5. I went through various steps that led to further discussion and no progress. Install error keeps popping up. Boot the install and as a result the function keeps throwing a great error. This thread is often blocked.
You may need to use compatibility mode, but secondly it should work. I upgraded to Windows 10 about a week ago and then Sims 3 failed to load. So how I uninstalled everything and reinstalled base competition which works great in the compatibility procedure.
You must first find the compatibility site in the link sections below to ensure that the site lists the game as fully compatible with Windows Vista. Second, customers can try installing the game in Windows Vista compatibility mode.
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