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[NEEDS INPUT] [DU] Education Career: Sim will not Plan Lecture

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[NEEDS INPUT] [DU] Education Career: Sim will not Plan Lecture

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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? 1.60.54.1020
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? All (31)
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? When working from home as a professor, go to computer, try to "plan lecture"
What happens when the bug occurs? Sim will "plan lecture" for a few minutes, then will autonomously stop and do something else. Task is never completed.
What do you expect to see? The Sim will complete the task.
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Not now. I've removed them.
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? Neutral/Not Sure 

Sim will not Plan Lecture for more than a few seconds.

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Re: [NEEDS INFO] [DU] Law: Work from Home task not doable

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I have a similar problem with the Education Career. My Sim needs to do the "Practice Lecture" interaction as part of her working from home tasks, but the interaction is nowhere to be found in the friendly interaction sort.

I've tried clicking on several different Sims to find the interaction but it doesn't appear. 

 

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@Batchick23 Moved your post over to the thread on that.

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Re: [NEEDS INFO] [DU] Law: Work from Home task not doable

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Hi, I have the same problem in the education career as mentioned above.

Product: The Sims 4
Platform: Mac
Which language are you playing the game in? Czech (I would love to have my game in English but I cannot change it :D )
How often does the bug occur? Every time (100%)
What is your current game version number? 1.61.15.1220
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? All 
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? When working from home as a professor, I plan lecture without a problem but when I want to Practice lecture the interaction is not there
What happens when the bug occurs? Missing interaction
What do you expect to see? Interaction under Friendly (I looked also under other categories, unsuccessfully, it is nowhere to be found.
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? No.
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? This is my first time playing this career, but I haven't made any changes to my system recently.

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I had the same problem. I couldn't directly solve it but you can practice your lecture in front of the mirror and it will count as the desired task. 

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I have a similar problem with my sim in the education career. She needs to do something on the computer, a task that takes several sim hours, and she will randomly abandon the task to go read a book. It’s extremely annoying because each time I have to start again from scratch, there is no option to “resume” the task. 
This happens with any task that requires spending hours on the computer (write a letter, write grants, etc)
I have to watch her through every minute of the action, at the regular speed, so I can quickly stop her from doing something else. Sometimes I can’t cancel her next random action as it’s almost as if she blinks out of her seat. She’s wasting hours out of her day, and I can’t focus on the other sims in the household. 
I’ve tried locking her in her study so she cannot get to the bookshelf in the other room (it’s always the same book she wants to read, and she’s not even a bookworm or anything), but it doesn’t seem to help 

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If you tell them to do the same action on the computer twice, they actually don't get distracted and go do something else. They stay doing what you said. It's the only workaround to this glitch I've found.

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