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I downloaded and played Sims 3 for several hours last night without any issues. Give it the name "URL Protocol". 4. Reminds me of when The Sims first came out and I was addicted! Step 3: A dropdown should appear, click yes to accept program for the specific protocol. weblink

But, possibly more useful to those who haven't been able to make this work, before I discovered this I installed Google Chrome as an alternative browser on the advice of a Waiting for an email. Please try again later.Sign in to comment Showing 0 of 1 commentsSort by: Newest Oldest There was a problem loading comments right now. Copy the web address of the product3.

My PC is about 2.5 years old and meets all of the requirements. So possibly try installing chrome and using the store from there as a quick fix if this isn't co-operating? Click Select6. if you re-install and you get the same error, then you didnt setup the protocol correctly and its not the launcher.

No more nanny. Riverview works fine for me. First, paste the following text into Notepad: REGEDIT4 [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\sims3] @="URL:sims3 Protocol" "URL Protocol"="" [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\sims3\shell] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\sims3\shell\open] [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\sims3\shell\open\command] @="\"C:\\Program Files\\Steam\\steamapps\\common\\the sims 3\\Game\\Bin\\Sims3Launcher.exe\" \"%1\"" You may need to adjust the last line, so that Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuseCommentInsert product linkPaste the product's web address below:Product not found.

Home | Download | Discussion | Help | Site Map | New Posts | Sign in Sign in Mod The Sims Create Sims 4 Creation Tutorials Forum Overview Building CAS Parts EDIT: After some searching, I managed to paste together another way of fixing this problem. Only products offered on Amazon can be linked.SelectWhat's this?What are product links?In the text of your review, you can link directly to any product offered on Amazon.com. But, the game did eventually download.

This is the fix that works for Firefox, i cannot vouch for IE. I registered the games with http://www.thesims3.com/ and then uninstalled my old non-Steam Sims 3. I recieved the codes through Origin, and followed the instructions to go to store.thesims3.com and redeem the codes. When your review is displayed on Amazon.com, this text will be transformed into a hyperlink, like so:Amazon EchoYou are limited to 10 product links in your review, and your link text

Can't you see me?! navigate here Try reinstalling it? Koudelka91901-28-2011, 09:46 PMAh. Register here.

I just tested it again. have a peek at these guys and its licensors. I had to change it a bit since it was a fix for the retail version and not Steam. I simply can't download the items I paid for.

Kitkat's Simporium - Homes and Other Stuff for Sims 3 Back to top Report #10 hidihaha Newbie 1 posts Posted 30 November 2015 - 01:36 AM This is happening to me Darthmarf02-03-2011, 01:40 AMWell when i select add to game the launcher opens if closed or the launcher comes to up above my other apps but nothing shows up in the downloads Once installed it asked me if I'd like to install the update to the game. check over here Don't have an account?

If you figure it out sacred please let me know, this is really bugging me now. Now I can't download my basket as it is saying the website is down for maintenance, which its not cos the rest of the website is working!!!!!!! Please try again later.4.0 out of 5 starsInstalled easily on Windows 7 32-Bit PCByAndrea PolkTOP 50 REVIEWERVINE VOICEon July 5, 2012Verified PurchaseI was a bit nervous buying and downloading this one

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The average download time was 2 and a half hours, but mine took about 4 hours, and I don't think it was my new HP laptop's fault. Amazon and Electronic Arts should be ASHAMED of themselves. Sacreddreams02-06-2011, 04:43 AMSorry if this problem was posted already, but when I go into Steam> Steamapps> Common> the sims 3, it's completely empty. You can still see all customer reviews for the product.

I go into the file & click on "Sims3Setup", InstallShield Wizard loads, & when it stops loading, I get an error message saying that "Sims 3 version 1.00.632 is already installed. Honestly, the download basket feature and all that sounds awesome. You think that once you get past the first download stage that you're done, so you get disappointed when there's about three more that take just as much time. http://qrwsoftware.com/sims-3/sims-3-mac-download.html I didn't do enough looking to figure out exactly what though.

Run Registry Editor. 2. I am not blocking ads, and I have the domain whitelisted in my blocking software. After I deleted that I could download my items again. Good Luck!

i'm really hoping it's fixed soon the guy said it wouldn't be too long but you never know it may take a day. When you bring up the menu to play the game, there is an offer to "UPDATE through the EA download manager" included on the menu panel. if you re-install and you get the same error, then you didnt setup the protocol correctly and its not the launcher. I've manually opened the launcer before starting the download from my purchase history, and I've also let it open by itself when I start the download.

Next, type the following into your Firefox navigation bar about:config Right-click in the list that shows up and make a new string named network.protocol-handler.app.sims3 and as string, add: D:\Games\Steam\steamapps\common\the sims 3\Game\Bin\Sims3Launcher.exe

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