My daughter has a random handful of the original Sims games Hot Date, Copter, Tower, Isle, etc , including the initial one, which she would like to be able to play on the new Windows 10 computer she just got. There was a promise of a patch to fix this issue, but whether the patch was ineffective or never materialised, I'm not really sure. Sorry, there are no miraculous solutions for this. I don't want to buy new graphics card only to find that it is not the source of the problem. I was told several times I didn't need reformat the hard drive especially if I wanted to rollback to Windows 8.
My 770m laptop card is about equal to a 750 ti desktop card. You know, that cpu is built for up to 69-71°C, so if You didn't damage it yet, You're well about to, and whole system with it. All I did was 1. So in the words of Prince Royce — Baby back, back, back it up. I like it for those reasons. I didn't have any problems before! It also uses virtual memory. They are improvements, I guess.
You can find specific information about these things on our Technical Help board. Also have you ever reinstalled the game? I did the clean install, thought it would be better to start from scratch. Was even thinking that because I originally had it installed on Windows 8. Hello again, Results are fantastic! And how could we survive without the ability to go back and play The Sims, even though it was released over 15 years ago? Does anyone have specific knowledge on the Sims 3 performance? The game itself could be at fault as Lexa mentions. I lost quite a few saves, but managed to find a copy of my DecaDynasty saved in another place.
I'm just thinking there has to be some kind of fix maybe. Also turn off memories or it will load down your game. Going to wait and see. WabeWalker - I'm a girl, just so you know lol. The reason you might not notice problems in say Photoshop is because it isn't constantly stressing the cpu or possibly gpu.
I very nearly did something similar. The game loads decently fast but playing it is impossible. You can deactivate cookies in your browser settings but be aware that not all functions on this site may work as intended. Right click on the game, and select Game Properties, check the box to disable Origin in game, for this game. To me it almost feels like Windows 7 and Windows 8 had a baby and called it Windows 10. Especially if it might help.
You must be logged on as an administrator to perform these steps. Hello, I have been having some performance problems with the sims 3. Problem My sims move in slow motion and the clock stops from time to time only to skip forward in time later. If I'm not here later in the day, you can ask another Helper to guide you through the process of putting things back in; the other Helpers are familiar with this too. To my surprise, everything seems to be working relatively well thus far, almost as in my other main system which is running on Windows 7. As for higher quality and higher resolution, it should be possible, but I can't find the relevant ini file. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide Confirmation.
This is something you can fix, because its not the game. Edit: How can I set Forced Texture Memory? Sometimes the game will freeze all together. It works out of sheer dumb luck. Its to the point where Its freezing every two minuets or less. Especially all the relationship information take up a lot of space. After around 5-6h of searching and trying different things I've used my own idea.
Just make sure you ran all updates except University And download Graphics Rules Maker and fix the Intel issue. Uninstalling, reformatting the hard drive and reinstalling might. This will keep stutter down. I was cleaning out my game and doing everything I could think of to make it run better when I accidentally deleted my Saves folder. Microsoft released updates on March 8th 2016 for Windows 10 that are for stability in programs. Although your computer may exceed the System Requirements, it can be a beast. Not to mention the countless pirated games that you probably won't be able to install at all, since Windows Defender can't be disabled and it seems to have a hard-on for repacks.
To my surprise, everything seems to be working relatively well thus far, almost as in my other main system which is running on Windows 7. However I've really been enjoying it over Windows 8. My game is fully patched, but I didn't try a new map, I will try that. Your welcome The game uses 4gb of computer ram. But one important piece of information that could be vital. At this point I got help from ea and went back a number of times.
As accurately as possible, I am not asking for miracle answers!! I'm updating my Windows 7 to check if it will make a difference. That's all I can offer for now. I have a 64-bit system with 12gb ram. Your video card is fine. I found another thread where someone else on Windows 10 had the same exact issue but rolled back to Windows 7 and everything was fine. I think it failed since S3 launchers don't show these mods. Yes, music never stops, and the crystal sometimes but always though is moving.