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sims 2 no longer working

By yee
Dec 3, 2005
  1. help please

    hi,
    i have a problem with my sims 2game. i have been playing it for like 2 months now and it used to work fine. today, i wantd to play it and it loaded fine. when i went into a neighbourhood to click on a house, the blue screen of death immeadiately comes! Wats wrong??? The sims 2 is my DRUG!!! lol...ok...i just need someones help please!
     
  2. zephead

    zephead TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,569

    if you have windows 2k or xp, go to start > programs > accessories > system tools > system restore

    you can try using this to restore the system to an earlier time when the game worked. just select a date prior to your noticing the problem. do not interrupt the restore process, it can take quite some time.
     
  3. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 4,573   +65

    This could be caused by a corrupted Sims 2 saved game file... or perhaps some other corrupted Sims 2 file.

    Does it just happen in one neighborhood? I remember Sims 1 used different saved files for different neighborhoods, maybe Sims 2 works the same way. Doing this may help us figure it out.
     
  4. yee

    yee TS Rookie Topic Starter

    This works when i try to go into a neighbourhood, the blue screen just shows up. i dont know why! it just started happening yesterday!
     
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