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[OPEN] [IL] Docking Boats/Aqua-Zips Doesn’t Work

by IceDemon625
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[OPEN] [IL] Docking Boats/Aqua-Zips Doesn’t Work

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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? 1.52.100.1020 (64 Bit)
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? All EPs, all GPs except Outdoor Retreat, SPs: Perfect Patio, Cool Kitchen, Kids Room, Backyard, Toddler, and Laundry Day
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? Have a sim on a boat/aqua-zip then click on the Open Water Docking Point and Ladder object and chose "dock here".
What happens when the bug occurs? The sim will get out off the boat/aqua-zip into the water. They'll use the ladder to get out of the water. Then the "dock here" action will cancel without anything happening.
What do you expect to see? The sim to actually dock their boat/aqua-zip.
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. Installed Island Living

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@IceDemon625 What do you expect the dock here to do ? For me they parked the aqua zip right where the pole is and then got in the water and climbed the ladder.

If the boat is already on the same lot, they kinda just leave where they stand but maybe if it's the lot, that's how it's supposed to be ?

Happy Gaming
Crin


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EA Sims Team

Could you possibly share a screenshot/video of the issue? Thanks so much!

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@crinrict I thought they would park the boat by the pole, like you said. When my sims do it, they just leave the boat and go home. Maybe there's not enough room by the pole for them to park it? I'll try to post a video when I get the chance.
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@IceDemon625 Could you also test lot vs not on lot ?

Are there other boats there ?

Happy Gaming
Crin


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@crinrict They have the conservationist canoe and an aqua-zip. I have a small square dock with a docking spot on each side. I'll add a docking spot to another lot and have a sim try to park both the boat and the aqua-zip on it.
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This only seems to happen if the sim in the vehicle is close to their lot.  It happens with the canoe too.

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The vehicle seems to go to whichever docking spot is closer, regardless of which one I told them to use.  The aqua-zip makes it onto the lot, but the boat doesn't.

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Added as unsure.

Thanks for the videos.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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EA Sims Team

We've been having trouble reproducing this one, could I get a save file? Thanks much for the help! 

https://answers.ea.com/t5/Bug-Reports/INFORMATION-How-to-Send-User-Files-to-The-Sims-4-Team/m-p/6065...

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https://1drv.ms/u/s!AusHzqZCkb8HhQl8lVmQtLqkoD84?e=oCajXG

 

Hopefully this is what you want.  I haven't done this before.  The save should be an elderly couple with a bunch of kids.

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