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Wont install sims 3[Mac]

by gypsie1234

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Wont install sims 3[Mac]

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i have a new macbook, iv used my sims games on my old mac before but now when i try to download it on my new mac it will install more than half of the game then stop and won't download the rest? how can i download the rest without it doing this


@Bluebellflora  please and thank you in advance

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Re: Wont install sims 3[Mac]



Please go to Origin > Preferences > Advanced and click on Browse Game Installers. Delete any game installers that are in the Finder window that pops up and then try downloading them again. If that doesn't work you can try the Reset Origin tool.


Bear in mind though that Sims 3 is not compatible on newer Macs due to unsupported graphics cards. For a list of affected Macs and a workaround please read this stickied thread -

Using CC/Mods is at your own risk, EA are not responsible for making the game compatible with 3rd party content, the creator is. 

The Sims 3 Mac Help Thread - | - The Sims 4 Mac Help Thread -
- The Sims 3 Mac super patch 1.67 - | - Origin Reset Tool for Mac -
- I am not affiliated with EA in anyway -
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