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Re: Action won't cancel?

by crinrict
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[OPEN] Action doesn't cancel

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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? 1.51.75.1020
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? All
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? Play the game
What happens when the bug occurs? I am not able to cancel sims actions, or it will take incredible long to cancel action. Then I have to reset sim using testing cheats.
What do you expect to see? Que up several actions, then try to cancel one. The sim will not cancel action and proceeds to do whatever the action was.
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Never used.
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? Yes
Please describe the patch or change you made. Updated with patch from April 16, 2019.

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Message 1 of 51 (4,257 Views)

Re: Action won't cancel?

Hero

HI @corenren 

 

I'm not able to replicate this.

 

Does it matter which interactions you queue ? Have you tried a fresh save and a different family for testing purposes ?

 

Also try repairing the game through Origin.

Happy Gaming
Crin

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Message 2 of 51 (4,225 Views)

Re: Action won't cancel?

Hero

HI @corenren 

 

are you still having issues with this ?

Happy Gaming
Crin

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Message 3 of 51 (4,178 Views)

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★★★ Novice

This is also happening to me too. It's incredibly annoying. It eventually cancels but it takes a long time and sims just stand there frozen.

Message 4 of 51 (4,171 Views)

Re: Action won't cancel?

Hero

Could you post your Computer's DxDiag?

To gather a DxDiag on your computer, please follow the steps here: https://help.ea.com/en-us/help/pc/how-to-gather-dxdiag-information/

You can attach the txt file to your post directly.

Happy Gaming
Crin

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Message 5 of 51 (4,165 Views)

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This happens to me occasionally.. But whenever i cancel, they still walk to the place and then stop once they are there, even when i cancelled..

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Hero
Does it matter what interaction ?

Happy Gaming
Crin

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Message 7 of 51 (4,159 Views)

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It does not matter what the interaction is. 

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Hero
Added for number of me toos.

Happy Gaming
Crin

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Message 9 of 51 (4,047 Views)

Re: [NEEDS INPUT] Action doesn't cancel

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I have this problem occasionally too. Although the most annoying thing for me is not that they keep doing what I told them not to, but the fact that 1 every 5 times I manage to stop the action - The icon doesn't disappear from the cue. The cancelled icon gets "stuck". The sim can still do the new actions I give but the old one is still there unless I restart the game...

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