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Downloading vs Installing on Origin

by borg86

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Downloading vs Installing on Origin

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One more question...


I purchased a hard copy of the game, and am trying to Install it on my computer.

Right now on Origin it states "Downloading" below the Sims 4.
My sister said that when she installed her hard copy this morning it said "Installing".

Does it matter? (I just don't want to be purchasing and downloading a game online when I have a physical copy and discs sitting right infront of me)

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Re: Downloading vs Installing on Origin


If you are on limited download, it does matter. You don't have to pay for the game again though.


Assume it's now already installed and doesn't matter anymore anyways, right ?

Happy Gaming


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