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Sims 4 download on MacBook

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How come the sims 4 says that it can run on macs but after adding it to the library it won't let me open it? 

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Re: I downloaded sims 4 and the play button is grey and it says I need windows

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Do you get an option to uninstall when you click on the game in your games library? If so click on it then choose Revert game edition. Origin Access is not available for Mac users. Does your Mac support the current version of the game or do you need to also download the Legacy Edition? https://answers.ea.com/t5/Technical-Issues-Mac/The-Sims-4-Legacy-Edition-thread/m-p/8420037#M22694


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Re: Change of platform

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I installed origin and the game too, but this is what it says...

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Re: Change of platform

@guillemauxn

You have a subscription to Origin Access which is not compatible on a Mac. Please see the opening post on page 1 of this thread I have moved your posts to for further help.

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Re: Sims 4 on macOS Catalina

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where do you buy sims 4 for catalina?

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Re: Sims 4 on macOS Catalina

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Hello, did you solve the problem ?

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Re: Sims 4 on macOS Catalina

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You can do this at Origin, @maicanales.
With Origin client or visit the Origin website: https://www.origin.com/gbr/en-us/store/the-sims/the-sims-4


How to download and play your games in Origin client
https://help.ea.com/en-us/help/origin/origin/download-and-play-your-games-in-origin/


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Re: Sims 4 on macOS Catalina

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Hello, thanks for your answer. I am not quiet sure because i the requierment part says:

MINIMUM SPECS:
OS: Metal required. Mac OS® X 10.11 (El Capitan)
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4GHz Processor or better
RAM: At least 4 GB RAM 

 

I have the macbook air with 1,8 GHz Intel Core i5 de dos núcleos and 

8 GB 1600 MHz DDR3. It is compatible ?

 

Thanks, 

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Re: Sims 4 on macOS Catalina

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Is it just for pc or it will work for mac catalina ? 

Thanks

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Re: Sims 4 on macOS Catalina

@maicanales

I've moved your posts to this thread which explains the buying process for Mac in more detail. Please see the the opening post on page 1 for further help. Yes you will be able to play the game but you may need the Legacy Edition depending on your Mac, please provide more information, instructions here - https://answers.ea.com/t5/Technical-Issues-Mac/READ-FIRST-Sims-4-Mac-Help-Guides-and-Troubleshooting...

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