Re: cottage living

by hilo_sk

Original Post

cottage living

★ Novice

Product: The Sims 4
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?
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? Get to Work, Get Together, City Living, Cats and Dogs, Seasons, Get Famous, Island Living, Discover University, Eco Lifestyle, Snowy Escape, Cottage Living, Dine Out, Vampires, Parenthood, Jungle Adventure, Strangerville, Realm of Magic, Movie Hangout, Romantic Garden, Vintage Glamour, Laundry Day, Tiny Living, Paranormal.
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? Go into Buy Mode
What happens when the bug occurs? I pre-ordered Cottage Living but I do not have the three early purchase items.
What do you expect to see? Seeing that the problem is something missing, I expect you to NOT see something. Specifically, the three items that should be there but aren't.
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 

I pre-ordered Cottage Living from but I do not have the three early purchase items. 

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Re: Cottage Living – no bonus content

★★★★ Apprentice
@Pierss Same ! I messaged them again now and demanded the key, will send update if I receive mine.
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Re: cottage living

@SycamoreGames I merged your post with the master. Please see info available here.

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Re: cottage living

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★★★ Pro

So, I finally got the bonus content. I had a friendly chat with the German EA Help Desk. I told them the problem and they sent me the content directly to my account. After starting the game, it was installed.


For German players who probably also bought the pack at Saturn/Mediamarkt, open this EA site and follow the instructions:


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Re: cottage living

★★★★ Novice

Lucky you they told me to wait


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Re: cottage living

★★★ Apprentice

I am talking with EA help they told me waiting they will fix this problem soon

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Re: cottage living

★ Apprentice

I'm talking with them now too. But we seem to be going in circles Frown they said to wait, then said you don't have the bonus content added.

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Re: cottage living

★★★ Novice

After contacting EA, I received the package. Game purchased in a box (UK).

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Re: cottage living

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★ Apprentice



Bhavishya (23/07/2021, 16:30:47): Do not worry, as I informed it's a known issue and lot of players are facing problem.
Piers (23/07/2021, 16:30:55): Ok!
Piers (23/07/2021, 16:31:05): Thank you
Piers (23/07/2021, 16:31:12): So I just wait for an update?
Bhavishya (23/07/2021, 16:32:30): Yes, all will get it.
Bhavishya (23/07/2021, 16:32:37): Do not worry.
Piers (23/07/2021, 16:32:43): Thank you for your help.

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Re: cottage living

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★★★ Novice

@alanmichael1  Thank you so much for this information!!! I did what you said and they sent me the content directly to my account aswell! I am so happy! You saved my whole week! Standard smileHeart

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