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Is there anywhere I can get sims 1 ?!?

PinkyPusPinkyPus Posts: 47 Member
I love the sims games, and i'm working on collecting them all. I've never ever played sims 1, but I want so badly to play it.
Is there somewhere online I can download the game with all packs ? Who actually works on windows 10 computers (my msi laptop has the newest update).
My laptop don't have a cd room, and the cd's in general basically don't exist in norway :(
So i'm really hoping someone knows somewhere I can get the game to complete my collection and finally try this game?

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  • TombRaider_TombRaider_ Posts: 22 Member
    Nothing digital, but they have them on ebay. Also look into portable CD-ROM drives. Most ways to obtain Sims 1 and Sims 2 are just physical copies.
  • PinkyPusPinkyPus Posts: 47 Member
    Nothing digital, but they have them on ebay. Also look into portable CD-ROM drives. Most ways to obtain Sims 1 and Sims 2 are just physical copies.

    Oh 🌺🌺🌺🌺... The rules of importing things to norway now are so stupid, like the customs is super expencive, so If i'm going to try buying it off ebay it will cost more to get it into norway than the game itself with the shipping. That's why I hoped for something digital maybe
  • xGinnexGinne Posts: 6 New Member
    The best version of the Sims 1 is going to be the Complete Collection. That's like an 8 disk set that includes all the expansion packs.

    To get it to run on Windows 10, you'll need to find a way to make it run without the disk. Windows 10 does not allow games to run from disk drives anymore - it's a feature that just got removed over the last two decades.

    You can also find a way to make the resolution bigger. Most people call them "HD mods." All they really do is enable the game to render at a larger resolution.

    Once, about a decade ago, someone did succeed in creating a digital version of the Sims 1 and it was distributed over a peer-to-peer network. I don't think it's legal and is most likely very against the Terms of Use.
  • DijktafoneDijktafone Posts: 637 Member
    Involving dudes with a parrot on the shoulder, and probably something akin to a creek.
  • AlexcielAlexciel Posts: 76 Member
    edited April 15
    Can it run on a Virtual Machine? That woul be nice.

    Also, I know that Windows 10 alows you to have more than one version of Windows. I have a Window Vista/Window 10 and a Win 8/Win 10
    So if you have a license for an older windows, you can reinstall it and install windows 10 after it as a dual boot. I did that.

    Edit: I must add, Windows 10 is slow on old machines. Don't install win 10 on an old PC.
  • EA_RtasEA_Rtas Posts: 2,639 EA Moderator
    I've removed posts advertising piracy, this is against our rules so do not post it again.
  • zero35zero35 Posts: 70 Member
    Alexciel wrote: »
    Can it run on a Virtual Machine? That woul be nice.

    Also, I know that Windows 10 alows you to have more than one version of Windows. I have a Window Vista/Window 10 and a Win 8/Win 10
    So if you have a license for an older windows, you can reinstall it and install windows 10 after it as a dual boot. I did that.

    Edit: I must add, Windows 10 is slow on old machines. Don't install win 10 on an old PC.

    yes,it can running on Virtual PC
  • james64468james64468 Posts: 1,263 Member
    The place to get Sims 1 is from Amazon. Sometimes it hard to get it but it worth the wait.
  • oliv3oliv3 Posts: 20 Member
    Pretty sure Sims 1 you need a physical copy, check eBay, amazon or GameStop if you live in the U.S. However, for the TS2 you can get it off the app store for around $20 if you have a Mac and its runs like the actual PC version. Its titled as the Sims 2: Super Collection and comes with a lot of EP.
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