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Offline prawn

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Game will not open
« on: April 05, 2018, 07:07:55 PM »
I have been trying to get into the sims 4 for two days now, and I've tried everything! Everything seems normal when I open origin and select 'play', but after waiting a short while, origin just opens up again and the game will not open.

Is anyone else having these issues?

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Re: Game will not open
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2018, 07:20:33 PM »
You haven't said what you've tried, so please forgive the repeat tips.

1. Move the mods folder to desktop (for testing purposes) - This is to fully make sure it's not outdated mods/cc or some hidden files in the Mods folder. - Read more in the post linked below:

How to Fix Problems with Mods/CC
http://www.carls-sims-4-guide.com/forum/index.php?topic=25031.msg426156#msg426156

2. Turning off Origin In-Game
Open Origin, Select Origin > Application Settings > Origin In Game and deselect or turn Off to disable Origin In Game.

3. Start the game in Windowed mode -- In the Origin Client, go to the Games Library tab, and right click on the Sims 4 Cover and select Game Properties - In the Command Line Arguments, add the following text: -w and click Okay. If this doesn't work, try: -w und

4. Make sure drivers are up to date
http://help.ea.com/en/article/finding-devices-and-updating-drivers/

5. Try a Sims 4 factory reset and a new game save without mods/cc.

Try a Sims 4 Factory Reset - (What & Howto)
http://www.carls-sims-4-guide.com/forum/index.php?topic=29292.msg401669#msg401669

More tips can be found in the post linked below:

General Crashing Issues/Stopped Working
http://www.carls-sims-4-guide.com/forum/index.php?topic=29308.msg408903#msg408903
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