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[COLLECTION THREAD] Unjustified disallowed words

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Hero

As said over and over many times, English is not my mother tongue.  It's not easy to always find the exact right words to not offend anyone in a language that is not your own.

 

Always take into consideration that not everyone on the Internet knows all the finesse of a language before taking offense in something someone says.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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I understand now, Crinrict, since you have explained it, that it was not meant to sound as harsh as it came across. I have not been reading all of your posts, so this is the first I have heard that English is not your first language. You could have fooled me, as you sound very fluent in your responses. That is a compliment. I'm sorry for the misunderstanding.

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Hero

Thanks Standard smile

 

All good.

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Crin


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I had a several but I can't remember them except for two. "Flufflebottom" is one of them. I try to make up silly names when doing mine as generic ones get rather dull but apparently "-bottom" is a "bad word". The other one of "Snuffaluffagus" (taken from Sesame Street that I came up with on the fly). I'm assuming it was the letter arrangement "-*-" in the name that triggered it. I mean, I can understand some words like as it IS a "teen" game but come on now.

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Hero (Retired)

i find sometimes it's the first name of the Sim than can be the issue not the surname I've just made a Sim with the Flufflebottom surname and she uploaded fine

 

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Hmn....Then they must have fixed it since then as I had done in a long time ago when SIms 4 was first released. Nice to know I can use it now. =)

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The name Cona was disallowed, and I'm not sure why.
Message 67 of 261 (1,378 Views)
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Steven Stone's original japanese first name, Daigo, is disallowed.

And for some odd reason, hyphenated last names prevent households from being saved.

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Hero

Masterbedroom will no longer be blocked by the profanity filter when sharing to the Gallery.
  • Masterbathroom you’re next.

One down, many more to go

Happy Gaming
Crin


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So I was trying to make a name of a retail  (I made it for the new game pack Dine Out coming out ) Le Bristo Monte Cristo and it wouldnt let me post it. found out the word Cristo is banned which means Christ in portuguese. Why is that a banned word?! I only wanted to use it because it was catchy. It wasnt for religious reasons. But not its Bristo monte Bristo (-___-) 

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