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Offline MrsFlynn

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How To: Save Sims 3 Files From the Library (Exporting Files)
« on: August 12, 2014, 02:57:25 AM »
How To: Save Sims 3 Files From the Library

This is a how to on exporting your Sims 3 files from your library to your export folder.

01.) At the Let's play Sims 3 Menu. Where you see the town in the background. Click the three dots (...) in the lower left hand corner of your screen, to open the menu.

02.) Select Edit Town.  -- At the bottom of the screen the library is shown. There are 3 tabs: Households (Solid House); Empty Houses (House Outline); Community lots (Bench)

03.) Select which tab you want to export your chosen file from, look for it's photo, which opens a menu to the right of the screen. Select the "Share" button, which is the arrow with a star above it icon. The file then goes to the Exports folder.

-----------> Documents > Electronic Arts > The Sims 3 > Exports

For example: To save a household you would click on the Households Tab (Solid House) find the family, click on their photo, which opens a menu to the right of the screen. Select the "Share" button which is the arrow with a star above it. The file goes to the Exports folder.

The save or "Share" process is the same regardless of which tab you select.


**If you need help saving Sims from the SimBin, households their house or community lots, please see the links below.

How-To: Save Sims From the SavedSims Folder.
http://www.carls-sims-4-guide.com/forum/index.php?topic=20732.msg443042#msg443042

How To: Save a Household
http://www.carls-sims-4-guide.com/forum/index.php?topic=19060.msg356789#msg356789

How To: Save a House/Community Lots
http://www.carls-sims-4-guide.com/forum/index.php?topic=19062.msg356791#msg356791

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Re: How To: Save Sims 3 Files From the Library (Exporting Files)
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2014, 03:45:13 AM »
Thank you, MrsFlynn!  I'm making this sticky.
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