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[WORKAROUND] Stairs cause Foundation to glitch

by KaliSparrowWing
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[WORKAROUND] Stairs cause Foundation to glitch

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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? Occasionally (10% - 49%)
What is your current game version number? 1.61.15.1020
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? EXPANSIONS: Island Living, Seasons, Cats and Dogs, City Living, Get Together, Get to Work GAME PACKS: Realm of Magic, Strangerville, Jungle Adventure, Parenthood, Vampires, Dine Out, Spa Day, Outdoor Retreat STUFF PACKS: My First Pet, Laundry Day, Movie Hangout FREE PACKS: Holiday Celebration, Grim's Ghoulish Guitar
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? I'm not sure. I notice it most often on rounded foundations.
What happens when the bug occurs? The foundation edge looks like it 'comes apart' slightly creating a pointy bit.
What do you expect to see? Smooth foundation edges.
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? Neutral/Not Sure 

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Re: Foundation Glitch

@KaliSparrowWing 

 

Thanks Standard smile

 

The stairs seem to be causing it:

 

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If you lower the foundation height a couple of notches so you have four steps the glitch doesn't occur:

 

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Re: Foundation Glitch

@KaliSparrowWing

Has this always been there or does it appear with the holiday decoration? Could you upload this build to the gallery and I'll test it in my game?

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Re: Foundation Glitch

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This has been happening since before I got Seasons.  Which was just recently. It happens to me in different worlds, different foundations, etc.  I mostly notice it on decks.   And yes I will!  I uploaded it to the gallery under the name TEST.

 

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Re: Foundation Glitch

@KaliSparrowWing 

 

Thanks Standard smile

 

The stairs seem to be causing it:

 

02-27-20_9:07:02 PM.png

 

02-27-20_9:07:09 PM.png

 

If you lower the foundation height a couple of notches so you have four steps the glitch doesn't occur:

 

02-27-20_9:10:12 PM.png


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Re: Foundation Glitch

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Huh, that's weird.  Thanks for the workaround! Would like if it didn't happen though. 

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Re: Foundation Glitch

@KaliSparrowWing

Yes, it doesn't look good I agree Standard smile

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Re: Foundation Glitch

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Unfortunately, my save files for the Sims just randomly disappeared.  After hours of trying to find them and recover them, I have given up.  So THANK YOU for wanting me to upload that to the gallery, because now I won't have to build it again!

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