A sandbox simulation game developed by Maxis games.

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Sims city Minimizing the tab

I know how to get it off full screen mode and on to tab mode but then its to long so I can't access some of the controls, how can I minimize the tab so that it fits, i'm going to record it for a ...
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How do I use lots I've downloaded on TSR? [closed]

I've downloaded so many lots to use from TSR but I cannot figure out how to use any of them! Help please?
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What are the advantages of napping?

Napping doesn't replenish energy as well as sleeping in a bed. --The Sims Wiki Why would I ever want my Sims to nap instead of sleep? Was this added for realism or does it have any actual use?
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How to get extra everyday clothing?

Is there any way for my sims to buy extra clothing for everyday? I SWEAR there was a way to do it, but I can't remember how. It seems like all I can get is swimwear, formal, high fashion, and jammies. ...
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NPCs Can't Come to My House (e.g. Invited Guests, Newspaper, Mail, Police…)

I've played the game many times but I've never came across this specific bug... What happens is, after you call someone (e.g. a person from another family, police), they disappear from the phone ...
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Sims 3 is too slow and always crashes

I have a desktop computer whose CPU is Core i5-2500 @3.3GHz, Graphic card is NVIDIA Quadro 600. It has 8GB RAM but only 3.24GB usable because the OS is 32bit Windows 7. Is my system not enough to ...
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Calling neighbours issue?

Whenever I try to call a neighbour I almost always get yelled at and they hang up immediately.I'm not calling them late in the night. What am I doing wrong?
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Do my sims have to work every single day?

After having played the Sims 2 and 3, I've come back to the Sims 1 (my main computer broke). One thing has been bothering me a lot: my sims never seem to have a day off—it's never weekend! Am I ...
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What's the easiest way of getting Magic Coins in The Sims: Makin' Magic?

I want a house in the magic quarters. What's the easiest way of getting Magic Coins, including cheat codes?
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What is the best strategy to increasing room score outdoors?

So, my sims lose all of their room score when they go outside, to places such as work. What can I do to combat this problem? This is with the original Sims game, with all of the expansions.