Games - the Sims 3 Deluxe running on Windows 7?
Can Sims 3 Deluxe to run on Windows 7?
Also all the Myst games work on Windows 7? I heard that only the 10th Anniversary Collection Myst and Myst 4 will run on Windows 7. I feel that a lot of games does not say on the back of their box of which they run on Windows 7. Many games say they are running on Windows XP and Windows Vista (epecially the newer games). Help, please! Hope someone can answer my questions.
Putting the issue in the context of games as well.
If the game is compatible Vista, it should work.
Windows 7 Compatibility Center
Check if your application software or hardware is on the list
You can also try the compatibility mode:
You can find more information on compatibility modes in the articles below:
Ive followed the link several times and updated to the latest version, what I am doing wrong?
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Need help. I always play the Sims 3 Late night expansion pack on Windows 7 and now its saying the program is an incompatible application. I can't enter the Launcher, but once I have the chance to play it stops in the 10secs to try to move a person. I tried the troubleshooting and the Sims3Laucher result is an incompatible application.
· You did changes to the computer before the show?
· What is the full error message?
Follow these methods.
Method 1: Try to run the game as administrator.
How to apply once with a full administrator access token?
Method 2: Try to play the game in compatibility mode and check if the problem persists.
Make older programs in this version of Windows
Method 3: Follow the steps in the article.
The problems of the game performance
Method 4: Update the graphics/display drivers.
Updated a hardware driver that is not working properly
Hi allI am running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, and I recently installed the Sims 2 DVD Edition. The game itself works very well. He's not planting or lag or cause my computer is turned off. I can walk much and create characters; what I noticed is that some of the sound effects play, which is minimal.However, after playing the game and I'm going to shut my computer down, the screen just goes black and the computer stays on. The processor will run nothing will work. The computer just stays, but the screen remains black. He doesn't even go to the "shutting down" screen or anything. Straight black. I let it stay like that for 15 minutes just to see if maybe, it was just to take some time, but the computer still shuts.It normally stops if I do not play Sims 2.Original title: Sims 2 causing my computer does not shut down properly?I think I have Directx 11, because when I installed my graphics (ATI Raedon 7770) it updated automatically to that. I play other games like Skyrim here, which does not cause this weird close the thing. I installed the patch from EA Games for the game itself, as well.Help would be appreciated, because I'd really like to be able to play Sims 2! If one of the expansion packs resolves that it be so. Anything to solve this problem!Thank you.
According to the Windows Compatibility Center, the Sims 2 game is not compatible with Windows 7.
I suggest you to install the program in compatibility mode and check if the problem persists.
Please visit the sites below:
To uninstall a program:
Uninstall or change a program
To install a program in compatibility mode:
Make older programs in this version of Windows
If the problem persists, then I suggest you to contact the program provider for assistance with the issue more on the site:
Method 2: Clean boot
When the computer starts to boot, programs non-Microsoft will not be started and would avoid any interruption of their share.
How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vista or in Windows 7
Note: once you are done with the boot, follow step 7 article to set your computer to normal startup.
So I tried all the fixes and patches that I could find on the internet, but none of them have solved my problem. Basically when I start the game, it gets white Bullfrog logo screen appears then the image of simtheme Park, but there this glitch 'image 3d without glasses' look too it. After that, it crashes. Or sometimes he goes to the balloon jump screen but its black and I can't hear the sound, then it crashes. Maybe I am running a 64 Windows version, but my features are more than enough to play any major title.
You must contact the Sim Card holder to improve assistance and the use of the games to run in Windows 98.
original title: program programs application Applications compatibility... SIMS 2
Hi, I had all my games sims 2 on my old laptop to Windows, and they worked perfectly well. However, when I installed them on this laptop, the game would always plant or "Finish". A way to solve this problem? Suggestions? Help. Thank you
Could answer you a few questions:
1. What is the exact version of Sims 2 you wish to play in Windows 8?
2. which version of the operating system did you have installed on your old computer?
The Sims 2 games are not compatible with Windows 8. You can go through the link for your reference.
So I suggest you to install the game in compatibility mode and check.
Follow the steps to install in compatibility mode:
a. right click on the driver installation file and select Properties and then tap or click on the compatibility tab.
b. check the box run this program in compatibility modof e.
c. press or click the menu drop down and select a previous operating system, and then tap or click OK.
Make the programs more compatible with this version of Windows
Let us know the results.
Original title: why after someone using the screen of my laptop dvd player become less than full page and enlarge it does not help either?
girl plays the sims then all pages size is 11/2 Inc. black on both sides of the page?
What operating system is installed on the computer?
Method 1: Follow the below mentioned article:
Change your screen resolution:
Method 2: To update the display drivers and see if that helps:
Follow the below mentioned article:
Updated a hardware driver that is not working properly
http://Windows.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows7/update-a-driver-for-hardware-that-isn ' t-work correctly
Method 3: Restore the system to a date when it was working fine. Follow the link below:
System Restore: frequently asked questions
Original title: video card? With the Sims 3 ~.
I bought the Sims 3 and downloaded yesterday. I have played since then, but then the game would freeze and tell me that this ialmrnt5 of display driver has stopped working. So I tried to fix it, and it did not work. Now, he tells me there is something wrong with my graphics card and Sims does not work yet. I keep going from one link to another tells me to download this and that and I don't know what I have to do. I want to be able to play my game, because it's expensive and I bought it only yesterday. Help, please. PLEASE, I BEG YOU.
I thought about it, are not even worry about this.
I just needed an update from Intel. It works perfectly now. :]
Before that I got sims 3, I got a new graphics card - NVidia Geforce 9500gt 1 GB which I installed the latest graphics for drivers.
My specs are:
AMD Athlon 64 x 2 dual core 5000 + 2.60 ghz processor
2 GB of Ram
Hard drives 320 GB x 2 (1 is external) - I have a lot of free space, this one is not even half full
power supply: 350W (minimum for 9500gt I know)
32 bit Vista Home premium
Right, when I play usually after 10 minutes, it crashes, sometimes just black screen but also sometimes with a blue screen with a prompt to close. I lowered the graphics settings in the game, it still happens. I uninstalled the sims 3, the drivers, and then installed the new driver then the sims 3, no change.
OS version: 6_0_6001
Service Pack: 1_0
Information about the server: 5614db18-1ef4-4d21-bd8b-c2946f0e4d9d
I know that bbcode 116 is a graphics driver issue but I have the last! It seems to be other people with the same problem especially with the sims 3, but no answers. I was afraid that my food wasn't enough, but this error is not suggesting that this is? I've heard rumors, it's a bug of the game, but not everyone has this problem.
Please help, thanks
I have now solved the problem after that talk with pny card - update of the bios manufacturer worked. I tried manually first and failed, but then found that my motherboard driver disks came with a program update that did it for me and I managed to play an hour of sims 3 without worries.
HELP PLZ!We use the file dialog box to open the folder of the disk file network hard. Window XP showed the path UNC path, but when we run our application (developed in vba) on window 7, full unc path has been established instead of only last name of the folder.example of... UNC path \\abcd\abb\abfolder in window XP file dialog shows "abfolder" and then if we see in looking in then hierarchical set of path can be seenbut the file in window 7 dialog box shows all the way "\\abcd\abb\abfolde" as it is...Please suggest if some way where we can display in the file dialog box in the window 7 same folder in UNC path that showed before in XP.Hi Gary,Thanks for posting your question in the Microsoft Community forums.I see from the description of the problem, you have a problem with an application developed in Visual Basics for Applications running.The question you posted would be better suited in Visual Basics for Applications MSDN Forums. I would post the query in the link below.Hope this information helps you. If you need additional help or information on Windows, I'll be happy to help you. We, at tender Microsoft to excellence.
Setup.exe runs into a runtime error when reinstalling drivers for C7280 all-in-one:
Problem event name: APPCRASH
Application name: Setup.exe_HP Installer
Application version: 13.0.445.0
Application timestamp: 4a 734121
Fault Module name: Setup.exe
Fault Module Version: 13.0.445.0
Timestamp of Module error: 4a 734121
Exception code: 40000015
Exception offset: 000a6def
OS version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033
Additional information 1: 67 d 9
More information 2: 67d918b5d2dc6eb7485f13ad2e1b79c1
3 more information: 94e2
Additional information 4: 94e2063d6d7b27c1f4fa5e4c6677d074
Using the PS_AIO_02_Net_Full_Win_WW_130_140 file... any ideas?
Hello havgl01. Thanks for posting on the HP Forums. I understand that the computer encounters a run-time error when you try to install this printer. To resolve this problem, use the steps I posted in this thread: Error message Microsoft visual c ++ runtime library
Please read and apply the steps of my three consecutive messages. I would like to know if you have any questions or concerns. I'm only here to help!
Gamer... need help to learn how to display shared
Everything depends on the game, most of the games have options to run in a window. Once you've done this open a second instance of the program - assuming that it allows a second run and reduce the options for resolution as well they also well adapted to the screen, or move to a second monitor. Paul Smith - MVP for Windows desktop experience... I crawled off NNTP - for now. Detachment Aldershot, United Kingdom. On the internet at windowsresource.net and dasmirnov.net. Please post back to let us know what works and what does not. :-)
recently, I tried to play my Sims3 game and got a pop up saying error QtCore4.dll is absent please re - install. I did some research on the assumption that it was a mistake of the Sims3 game. I read on some information about a lot of people receiving this error specifically.
There are a lot of different solutions. Some sites say that I had to install this QtCore4.dll and would solve the problem. Although some people say that this worsens the problem. I decided to uninstall the game that has an alternative. Although this error always comes to the top.
What can I do?
HelloQtcore4.dll belongs to EADM (Electronic Arts Download Manager) and should be in c:\Program Files\Electronic Arts\EADM directory (for 32-bit systems). If it is not there you will need to reinstall EADM (Electronic Arts Download Manager).Download new version from the link below and save it on the hard drive.
You can use the programs and features to uninstall programs or to change the configuration of the program by adding or removing certain options.
Uninstall the old EADM of programs in Control Panel and install EADM (Electronic Arts Download Manager), you just download.
For more information on uninstalling the programs under Windows, please refer to the link below.
Uninstall or change a program
Note: Restart the computer after uninstalling the old EADM to apply the changes.Step 2.
Once the computer is restarted, and then install the new version of EADM that we just saved on the computer.
See the article below on installing the programs.
Install a program
http://Windows.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows7/install-a-programHere is the link for EA games support.
http://thesims.EA.com/us/support/index.htmlImportant note: This response contains a reference to third party World Wide Web site. Microsoft provides this information as a convenience to you. Microsoft does not control these sites and no has not tested any software or information found on these sites; Therefore, Microsoft cannot make any approach to quality, security or the ability of a software or information that are there. There are the dangers inherent in the use of any software found on the Internet, and Microsoft cautions you to make sure that you completely understand the risk before retrieving any software from the Internet.I hope this helps.
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I INSTALLED THE SIMS 2 DELUX, SIMS 3 PETS AND SIMS 2 APARTMENT LIFE. I GOT SIMS 3 PUT HIM IN THE HARDRIVE HE RAN, BUT THE MESSAGE GAME NEVER TO SAY IF I WANT TO RUN IT HELP! PLEASE
P.S. I HAVE WINDOWS VISTA
Welcome to the Microsoft Answers site.
Well first thing to note - if you have Windows Vista, it is a forum for Windows 7, then you might have more luck in the Vista forum. But second, you noted that you have installed the SIMS 2 Deluxe and the Sims 2 Apartment life and the SIMS 3 pets. There are no SIMS 3 pets yet (only SIMS 2 Pets). So who could have thrown people.
So now REALLY tell you putting a SIMS 3 disc in? If so, you must install the program first and sometimes automatic execution does. You can, however, open a Windows Explorer (press the Windows key, key with the Windows Logo on it, down and self-tapping letter E - keep the E or you'll have a whole bunch of windows to the top).
Then go to your CD/DVD drive and double-click it. It can start the car then run. If not, then you can right click on the drive icon and select EXPLORER and then find the file named SETUP. If you don't see what he, or see the files, then make sure you have a valid PC version of the game and do not have a MAC version (my kids have committed this error several times while getting the library software).
See if none of this helps and then after return. Bob Larson Access MVP
My daughter had the Sims 3, high expansion pack end Loft, World Adventures expansion pack installed on this computer running Vista Basic. It uninstalled all of them when he started to crash a lot. We did a manual uninstall and you deleted all the registry keys. Now when we put the disc in the dvd player, the autorun does not start. When I try a manual install, I right click the icon of dvd in the computer, click Run and the dvd player says to put a disc in the drive and opens automatically. When I push it back in and hit and right-click Run, another window opens and the Windows Explorer crashes and the window that opens is just empty. I found all hidden files and deleted, deleted, deleted registry keys my temporary, updated files to update my dvd driver, set my DMA settings recommended Sims 3 site, and sim forums says the Directx has been authorized. I'm at the end of my rope in trying to help my daughter here.
I can't help you as to why the will of the dvd player does not read the disc Sims 3 but I am able to offer a work around instead of installing from a cd. What you could do is download the EA Download Manager (EA's the Sims 3 producers) and with this download and install the game on the internet. However, this process requires an EA account that your daughter may have created when you first start the game. It would be the same username and password to access the Sims 3 store online. Once the EA Download Manager has been finished there should be a tab that says "Log In". Then after that record in Manager download, it must be another label that says "Activation" on this tab it will prompt you to enter a key of an EA game the Sims 3 and expansions are. After activation, the tab that has the name of your account, that it should start to download the game. If it helps any I've tested this method myself as I have a copy of the Sims 3. Hope this helps and if you need me to clarify something more or that this method is not satisfactory make me know and I will do everything I can to help others.
EA download manager link: http://eastore.ea.com/store/ea/html/pbPage.welcome
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