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The Sims April 4, 2019 Update (Patch Notes)

A model new update for Sims 4 for both PC and MAC and PlayStation 4 / Xbox One has been released!

As you all know, the PC / MAC update adds gadgets for a new career, a brand new CAS product, and a Build and Buy mode. You’ll be able to learn more about this replace here.

But for a lot of simmers, they never knew that the PlayStation four and Xbox One replace would convey keyboard and mouse help. This can be a good step for console players because you possibly can play with each the controller and the mouse and keyboard.

Mouse and keyboard help is coming to The Sims 4 at present and we have now 10 packages (5 PS4 / 5 Xbox One). To win the specified package deal, send an image of the console's mouse and keyboard settings with the # TS4CKBM tag and select random winners.

– SimGuruLegacy (@SimGuruLegacy) April 16, 2019 [19659006] Now for the notes of the patch:

UPDATE: 4/16/2019 – PC / Mac

Joyful April, Simmers . Nice to satisfy you! Maxis employed me as a contract author to work with these recreation replace info. (Aspect word – in the event you discover a problem, please SimGuruGraham – he is my journalist.) Truthfully, it's a reasonably sweet gig. I saw a brand new Enlargement Pack, a Recreation Pack and a Stuff Pack that the workforce is engaged on, and Did you know that they bring about bagels on Fridays? However hey, sufficient of me. Because I’m a freelancer, I'll go again, before you realize it.

Anyway, humorous coincidence; this replace brings a brand new Freelancer career that’s free for all gamers. I performed it before, and I’m going to the image … my Sim myself deserves extra money as a contract author than me! Ge & # 39; ez; Guess I have to stay fantasies so I can get wealthy again by means of The Sims. Along with the brand new, free options, I’ve to say that these SimGuru really fell out of the park with this. Take a look at all those fantastic fixes on most of the group points discussed firstly!

Properly, let's go there? Right here's all concerning the April update.

Sue D. Nym Freelance Writer Extraordinaire


Freelancer Profession

Freelancer is a model new profession sort. Sims could be chosen as a contract artist, programmer or Author, and works by way of an workplace that connects them with totally different gigs. In contrast to other careers, no work schedule is outlined to care for your self. Need extra Simoleons? Smash via a couple of gigs in in the future and get paid! Do you need outing? No drawback – numerous gigs await you once you're prepared to go back to work. Your office is anyplace. Perhaps a peaceable nook in your local library, or perhaps you favor a new workplace furniture case? You’re your personal boss, so the choice is yours! Gigs in several businesses result in totally different rewards and ever-increasing pay. Really, it's the perfect Sims career Maxis ever. [Sue, please… remove this. No editorializing. – SimGuruGraham]

New gadgets

This free set of residence office furnishings and interiors is right for growing freelancers in Sims

  • Bookcase: Edgier LadderCase
  • Desk: Anglette Desk
  • Desktop Chair: Skilled
  • End Desk: Cute angletti
  • Ornament: Not so simple pen holder
  • Ornament: Hand sample
  • Ornament: Robo, pleasant chipset
  • Ornament: Notebook
  • Laptop: FreeRoam laptop pc
  • Wall Decor: Higher painting pair [19659018] Mural: Highest Freelancer Award

New Clothes

Freelancers want nice however professional outfits. We've received them with the following new garments

  • Ladies
    • Knitted knitwear for cable
    • Sweater and skirt gown
    • Flooring sweater
    • Couple pair
  • For Males
    • Shirt
    • Button Up Shirt
    • A Crewneck Sweater
    • Pair Pressure


In collaboration with Moschino, Sims can enjoy the Moschino X The Sims capsule collection. The new Freezer Hoodie could be discovered within the Luo sim record.

Immaculate White Shelf

I might have buried it down within the Fixes and Updates part, however… it's an enormous deal. The "Immaculate" shelf now has a white model out there in Purchase mode!

The Sims four

    • Sims travels to the correct place when NPC Sim calls it to the occasion
    • Fastened a problem the place the interface sometimes indicated that Sim was working once they have been actually at residence, preventing access to Simi's storage.
      • Word: If a storage file created earlier than this replace incorporates a Sim that is already in this dangerous state, simply travel to a different batch that Sim permanently fixes this concern.
    • Sims not receives random calls from different sims at 8am to 10am, permitting them to take pleasure in a full and fast night time's sleep.
    • Fastened situation where a number of music tracks might stop
    • Anticipated mother and father will have the ability to take the family again to spend time on the telephone.
    • Fastened a problem the place Sim, who had been cheating with another Simi romanticist, was
    • Fastened an issue the place Sims eSport Gamer did not earn money in programming video games during Tech Guru's career
    • Decide Up Serving Together Is No More does not trigger any of the accompanying sims to fail on the path to food.
    • Fastened a problem where the interplay of a digital Sketchpad object would disappear if Sim's actions have been canceled once they took the digital Sketchpad
    • Up to date Digitalistic Sketchpad object in order that the creation of work satisfies Aspiration Objectives and duties involving painting.
    • Fastened a Drawback with Lin-Z Sensible Speaker Interacting to Hire a Gardener
    • Sims is now reviewing Lin-Z Sensible Speaker when talking to it.
    • “Pre-Owned Painter's # Easel” Opened By means of the Painter Profession
    • Fastened a problem where the steps were not within the possession of the mouse cursor.
    • Up to date Locating Duplicate Search and Reset Buttons in the Participant Record
    • Customized Icons for Lunar New Yr Recipes to raised present which foods you've seen in the listing.
    • Youngsters's Yin & Yang Necklace not cuts their okay when you’re sporting a shirt.
    • The "CleanRoom" wall model, which previously lacked the identify of its fifth colour choice, has now turn out to be the colour choice "Like Sand".
      • So far as I know, this is the only instance of a recreation with a singular identify for a colour conversion. Huh… neat!
    • Added capacity to click on on totally different packaging supplies in the primary menu for any installed package deal.
    • The new content material alert icon has been added to particular person tracks in the choice panel,


    • Fastened a problem for Mac customers with Intel's built-in graphics, where the mouse cursor doesn’t transfer appropriately after adjusting the Sim form
    • Deleted outdated file brought on false error messages to 64-bit Mac users, stated “The Sims 4” shouldn’t be optimized for Mac and needs to be updated


    • even when StrangerVille is just not put in.
    • The "Chemical Analyzer" object can now be bought from Building without dishonest [19659019] Fastened an issue of randomizing the Gallery choice till you get a overseas Sim, after which randomizing that Sim can lead to a nude alien Sim.
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    Metropolis Dwelling

    • Fastened a problem where objects from a number of festivals appeared on prime of one another on the similar time.
    • Housing Landlords Depart Now
    • Added to Sims the power of a vegetarian weight loss plan to lease a vegetarian to a waiter by clicking on ovens or refrigerators.
    • Vegetarian eagles not take pleasure in consuming Mud Carpia.

    Cats & Canine

    • After installing this replace, Sims, who takes the animal with their pals, can develop into a associate with them and lecture them about abuse.
      • Notice: Sims who’ve already adopted an animal with their pals will continue to expertise this drawback before making a storage file created by this replace. We’re investigating a separate repair for this drawback in present storage information.


      • We now have positioned the magical dwarfs liable for this in a devastating box alongside SimGuruNinja.
    • Fastened difficulty where "Litter-Matic Scoop-Free" litterbox was not looking for pure cat poop after removing.
    • Fastened a problem with the pet approval office, where they often appeared in the Sim house with out accepting pets, and would only be within the front door of the house and do nothing.


    • Up to date Gardening profession with Sims incomes greater than 10 Simoleon per job
    • Fastened situation the place Sim's work schedule can be updated on days without vacation time to incorrectly replace that day was a vacation just before work, when Sim stayed house for the day
    • Fastened a problem the place NPC Sims didn’t use skating skates in certain neighborhoods independently.
    • Toddlers are not making an attempt to queue conduct in "Run Inside" during dangerous climate circumstances if they are already inside
    • Fastened problem e the place Sims' voices could not be heard when singing around the vacation tree if metropolis life was not put in.

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  • Three-star movie star Sims not makes use of superstar types

Dine Out

  • Players with Metropolis Dwelling put in can now add Siopao and Ensaymada dishes to their menu. Yum!


  • After putting in this update, the created Vampire Sims continues to be capable of earn points after reaching the Grand Master.
    • Word: Present vampires still endure from issues once they attain the Grand Grasp. We’re investigating a separate repair for vampires in present storage information.
  • Fastened some situations where Vampire NPCs might seem regionally and stop a player from enjoying the game.
  • Fastened concern the place NPC Vampires would have Vampire Power drained after load.


  • Fastened a problem where Sims distributed to the Gallery after StrangerVille Thriller Regulation 1 are prevented from proceeding in secret when downloaded from Gallery to a new recreation.
  • The following environment-related objects created for StrangerVille have been added to the Build Mode record to allow placement into batches. Players must enter bb.showhiddenobjects scams before they seem in the record.
    • 10 totally different cacti
    • 3 totally different Joshua timber
    • 3 totally different RVs
    • 2 rock clusters
    • 2 rubbish vans
    • A gaggle of desert flowers
    • A tire
    • A hoop
    • Parking Cease
  • Applicable pictures have been added to the pages of the army profession officer and Covert operator
  • The "Spores in Lab" query was eliminated for Sims who have already acquired the modified Hazmat go well with.
  • The "Heart of the Pack" -style design from Luo Sim, because it is written using Sims's only army career.
  • Up to date the primary menu package deal info panel.

My First Pet Stuff

  • Fastened problem where removing / sale of rodent habitat might trigger the sport to not respond

Vacation Celebration Pack

  • The Crown Roast disk now exhibits partially entered area when half of its dose is taken.

Update: 04/16/2019 – v1.14

Good news for the console Simmers!

Lastly, we reply the regularly requested question when the mouse and keyboard help for PlayStation four and Xbox One? Reply… proper now!

What's New?

  • Mouse and keyboard help is out there for all The Sims 4 console players.
    • Chances are you’ll marvel how mouse sensitivity might be adjusted or left-handed. These settings are handled by PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. You’ll be able to solely make modifications to the next places on the console:
      • PlayStation four – Settings> Units> Mouse
      • Xbox One – Preferences> Kinect & Units> Mouse
  • Lunar New Yr Obtained a Late Console, But Now You Can Broaden Celebrations
    • New Recipes
      • Vegetable Candles – Requires Degree 1 Cooking Talent
      • Mud Carp – Requires Degree 7 Cooking Expertise
    • New Objects
      • Moon Table Shadow – Six Seat Spherical Eating Table – Good for Family Meals!
      • Moon-Gazing Dining Room
      • Fiery Moon Present Centerpiece
      • Moon Envelopes
      • Fortunate Citrus Tree of the Moon
      • Wiseacre Moon Paper Lantern
      • Water Moon Symbols
      • Sycee
      • The Moon Panda Toy
      • The Yr of the Penguin Prayer
    • New Clothes and Accessories
      • Adults
        • Ladies
          • 2 clothes
          • 1 pair of fan earrings
          • 1 jade necklace
        • For Males
      • Youngsters
      • Infants

Common Questions

  • Sims is not capable of lie to each other to keep away from marriage.
  • Fastened challenge the place tutorial sound refers to talent ranges in profession improvement.
  • Textual content scroll bar
  • Fastened an error that occurred when an expanded roof was added to the highest of the thing
  • Correcting corrected textures for a blue blue pants.
  • Corrected
  • Corrected shadows that have been added to garments from a couple of necklaces
  • Fastened and flaws when gamers change between genetically created youngsters
  • . Terrain paint shouldn’t be clear when utilizing the Bulldoze choice in Construct.
  • Fastened a bug when making an attempt to put a nightclub a lot smaller than the batch provided.
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  • Fastened an error if you tried to exit the pool within the first individual digital camera.
  • Because of all the feedback, we've added extra methods to customise the controls in the first individual mode present in Recreation Choices> Gaming Digital camera.
  • The first form of character should not be afraid of you with Sims who have missing ends.
  • Enjoying Basketball at Skye Fitness for the First Individual The mode doesn’t require restarting The Sims four, so there are not any excuses left without the three pointers
  • Adjusting the light intensity for gadgets at the prime of the batch does not trigger the panel to be turned off.


  • Listening to Lin-Z music rt Speaker now calculates by listening to the music club rule.


  • Leaf pods are not allowed to remain within the neighborhood;
  • Fastened the surgical concern that occurred when the kid's rain boots have been stunned by certain trousers.
  • Two youngsters's hats have been repaired, inflicting unintended shadows within the baby's eyes.

Get Famous

  • Fastened text question as 24-hour streaming. Sorry for the technical difficulties that may must be backed up quickly.
  • Your Sims worker not provides you false cost info on the gig.
  • Fastened text query with SciFi helmet and straight skirt
  • Fastened placeholder language in Movie star Residence Moodlet.
  • Fastened concern that forestalls Sims
  • Fastened textual content drawback in charity
  • Fastened floating Sims footwear sporting massive skirts
  • Fastened text drawback in Tiresome Energies buff Crystal Healing Beads
  • Fastened bug when Luminary & # 39; s Unique Water Garden was placed in a toothed batch.

Outside Retreat

  • Your Sims can now pester… er… visit, all of their chosen campers in Granite Falls
  • Fastened a bug the place Sims obtained caught in Forest Hideaway & # 39; s Granite Falls


  • Fastened Texture Undertaking in Buttoned Pants

In fact, we've added an entire lot of group creation from my My Library e-book and brought some familiar faces from previous Sims titles like The Beginner Household and The Grunt Household.

Now, the place I put the mouse and keyboard…

– SimGuruLegacy