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Sims 3 freezes and takes forever to load

by aryutta

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Sims 3 freezes and takes forever to load

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Running  game on windows 7

Hi I just got my Sims 3.   I've been having a problem creating a family on the Sims , it takes forever to load the  screen.  I can leave the room for  10 minutes  and come back  and nothing hasn't appear yet but the screen says  entering household . The first time I got the Sims 3 to work  creating my sim it froze I think but the character was moving and the wheel was spinning  and I couldn't click on anything .

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Re: Sims 3 freezes and takes forever to load

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Have you already tried everything that is mentioned here?


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