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Re: My sim won't cook!

by RosiedroidYT
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[CURRENT ISSUE] Sim can't cook

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★★★ Novice

Product: The Sims 4
Platform:PC
Which language are you playing the game in? English
How often does the bug occur? Every time (100%)
What is your current game version number? n/a
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? All expansions. Parenthood, Vampires, and Spa Day game packs. Movie stuff, Landry Day Perfect Patio, Outdoor Stuff, and Party Stuff Packs
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? I really don't know
What happens when the bug occurs? The sim won't cook and plays the animation that it can't go there and puts the food on the floor
What do you expect to see? My sim cook....
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Yes
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? No

I was playing sims today and I wanted a sim to go cook but when he got the ingredients from the stove he acted like something was blocking it. I reset the sim, Reset the stove, Moved the stove, Sold it and bought it again, then lastly switched out the stove for a different one but nothing seemed to work. is there anything that could cause this issue? (also I can't remove CC cause that is my entire house pretty much and all my sims clothing)

 

EDIT (Crin)

 

Several causes have been identified

 

 

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Hero

Going to mark this as fixed for now.

I made a new thread for the pot rack: https://answers.ea.com/t5/Bug-Reports/NEEDS-INPUT-A-Pot-Rack-causes-routing-issues-when-trying-to-us...

 

The counter issue has been fixed.

 

The rest is not a bug.

More info can be found here: https://sims4.crinrict.com/en/2019/01/sims-cant-cook-anymore/

If the solutions don't help, please provide your save games.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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This happens to me when my sim tries to cook on the counters in the bathroom. Try deleting all bathroom counters, so the only counters in the house are in the kitchen. 

 

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Re: My sim won't cook!

Hero

Hi @RosiedroidYT

 

there's two possible causes for this

 

one would be as @LiaRose1435 said an issue with the Sims using far away counters as described in this report: https://answers.ea.com/t5/Bug-Reports/OPEN-Sims-using-far-away-object-instead-of-close-one/m-p/64121...

 

The other issue would be cause by custom content like sofas and benches that are outdated with the cats & dogs patch. You can batch fix those with the S4Studio (Just google).

 

Please try both solutions and let us know what is causing the issue for you. I will then move your thread accordingly.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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I don't have bathroom counters.

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I do use Sims4Studio and I get most of my mods from there such as teleport any sim mod or the pose player mod so idk what I could do I use all the newest updates on the mod

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Hero
Do you have any other counters somewhere in the house that are maybe blocked with deco stuff or by locked doors ?

Happy Gaming
Crin


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I could try and remove the extra lights but other than that, No

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Hero
Hi @RosiedroidYT

Would you be willing to share your save with me ?

If so, please zip your saves folder and upload it somewhere like dropbox, mediafire, googledrive or OneDrive and PM me the link.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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Okay, Little warning almost that whole save has CC on it

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Hero

That doesn't matter :D

 

It will all be removed when I test and I'm used to naked, bald Sims.

 

If I don't get the issue on your game, you should test it on vanilla anyways, cause as mentioned in the how to post in this forum, bug reports need to be on non-cc/non-modded games.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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