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If you wanted you could install games to your desktop, it's no problem. Make a backup of your saved games (to restore them in case something goes wrong), uninstall Sims 2 from your internal drive and reinstall it again on the external drive. If this is the case, performing a clean install may help. I tried this a few times.

and its licensors. Mosquito555, Mar 30, 2009 #7 Piggycop Thread Starter Joined: May 28, 2006 Messages: 99 Thanks for all the responses. http://support.ea.com/cgi-bin/ea.cf...li=&p_topview=1 Also, install with NO patches- often people have reported errors on update when they have patched the game. You can only upload files of type 3GP, 3GPP, MP4, MOV, AVI, MPG, MPEG, or RM.

  • I though, ok, maybe it is just putting PART of it on C, then installing on G?
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All rights reserved. Even if you moved the "my documents" folder it wouldn't work - that's the way windows operating systems are designed. A - Plug in the hard drive to your computer B - Go into the hard drive via the "My Computer" C - From there, create a folder named "Sims 2 It's an ultra lightweight portable meant for surfing the web, streaming vids, light office tasks, and storing/retrieving stuff in the cloud or on removable media.

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My Website My TOT My Forum My website RedheadStpChild Test Subject #18 13thAug2014 at 7:29PM Posts: 35 Thanks: 249 in 8 Posts 5 Achievements If you are installing from Origin then Join the community here, it only takes a minute. Everything went smoothly--for a while. I can't figure out what's going on with it.

As USB 2.0 ist not far worse than IDE, Performance problems should not arise (apart from your low RAM, but that has no relation to the HDD you choose). You will also be running the game across some kind of external connection (USB?) that could make it drag down like crazy. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Simify 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago(0 children)The external drive is essentially considered a separate folder on your computer. I have a 2 GHz processor and only 256 mb of ram.

carenrose Lab Assistant Original Poster #5 2ndJul2008 at 8:21AM Posts: 179 Thanks: 705 in 7 Posts 8 Achievements Ooooo ... HystericalParoxysm world renowned whogivesafuckologist staff: retired moderator #15 9thJul2008 at 3:26AM Posts: 23,198 Thanks: 359761 in 230 Posts 47 Achievements View My Journal Quote: Originally Posted by LERSIM Here is my or would I have to have my EAGAMES folder from laptop "My Documents" on computer B and then retarget computer B's "My Documents" folder to the drive in the same way All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.Advertise - gamesπRendered by PID 29548 on app-493 at 2017-02-11 10:54:28.688712+00:00 running fda76ad country code: GB. 3DS DS iOS

You can only upload videos smaller than 600MB. You won't be able to vote or comment. 456Running Sims off external hard drive? (self.thesims)submitted 2 years ago by piedoodleI want to install sims 3 but I don't have much space left on my computer's As far as im aware all CC goes into your MyDocs folder? http://custsolutions.net/i-want/i-want-to-install-xp-pro-over-w2kpro.php What am I missing here?

Since windows "knows" where the games are and where the save files are everything works like a charm - as if I had the games installed on my C drive. I don't know if there's a way around that one. I really don't know. :P ephiny Test Subject #4 2ndJul2008 at 1:31AM Posts: 27 Quote: Originally Posted by carenrose I looked around here and found http://www.modthesims2.com/showthread.php?t=291225 where someone successfully plays the

It only works if it's installed on the same machine it's run.

Mosquito555, Mar 31, 2009 #9 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. It should run properly now. That's really small/tight even for a laptop. I'm posting because you mentioned my thread in your first post.

It sounds like as long as I can remember to keep "my documents" targeting to the correct place I should be fine. Delphy, 2008 Back to top This site is not endorsed by or affiliated with Electronic Arts, or its licensors. You're right, if it's just going to be used on one computer, then it doesn't matter where it's installed to, just set the directory during the installation. Installing on an external hard drive is the same as installing to a different partition of a fixed drive, you still have to use the same "my documents" folder on the

Log in Latest Site News Nysha's New Creators for January - posted on 1stFeb2017 at 10:00AM Site Map >Community >Sims Discussion >Sims 2 >Sims 2 Help > Miscellaneous - How/Can You can anyone help me try to figure out how to download this right so i can play and maybe help me with the external hard drive.... Here is my question: this external hard drive thing is for my laptop; can I plug the drive into a different computer and still run the game? ok so i know nothing about computers, and i just brought a brand new external hard drive its about 320Gb and i wanted to install my sims 2 game and extention

http://www.modthesims.info/wiki.php?title=Game_Help:Your_Computer_is_Like_a_Car 0 Ken_Carson_Sim Posts: 54 Member March 2015 This topic is very intresting. But then you'll still be cutting it too close on internal drive space once you start adding the EPs. That's really small/tight even for a laptop. tell it to install onto my "G" drive.

Has anyone done this?