Sims on laptop problem

By ptitterington
Feb 15, 2003
  1. I m having a really annoying time with the Sims,
    I have tried Deluxe and lving it up also a couple of expansion packs,

    I keep getting returned to the desktop.
    I (my daughter) are in the middle of playing or sometimes loading and suddenly we get back to the desktop.
    We are using a Dell inspiron 2650 Laptop Nvidia 2964 driver just put in that has helped but gameplay is bad.

    Any help appreciated

  2. ptitterington

    ptitterington TS Maniac Topic Starter Posts: 255

    Sorry for such a similar post as before.

    As per the replies I wiped everything using Reg cleaner and started from new.
  3. Mr.Guvernment

    Mr.Guvernment TS Rookie Posts: 77

    i had this issue with the sims alone - after about 2 horus of player - crash to desktop, but i also had an illegal copy. retail did not have this problem.

    get any updates for the game?
  4. ptitterington

    ptitterington TS Maniac Topic Starter Posts: 255

    I have downloaded a patch and updated the video drivers and the problem is a lot better.
    Its odd that a patch for sims deluxe is made but there is no info as to what it does.

Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Create an account or login to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment
TechSpot Members
Login or sign up for free,
it takes about 30 seconds.
You may also...

Get complete access to the TechSpot community. Join thousands of technology enthusiasts that contribute and share knowledge in our forum. Get a private inbox, upload your own photo gallery and more.