The Sims 2

Publishers EA Games
Developers Maxis
Release date 2004
Genre Simulation
Game rating

Game Description

The Sims 2 is a 2004 strategic life simulation video game developed by Maxis and published by Electronic Arts. It is the sequel to The Sims. The game has the same concept as its predecessor: players control their Sims in various activities and form relationships in a manner similar to real life.

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Windows (2004) (2.36GB)

How to play on Windows

  1. Download and Extract
  2. Mount The Sims 2.iso – if you don’t know how to mount files, refer to this article:
  3. Open the mounted file and run “setup.exe”
  4. When asked to insert a CD key, open “Serial Key.txt” in the downloaded folder and use one of the keys found there
  5. Once the installation has completed, open the “NoCD” folder and copy/paste “Sims2.exe” from the NoCD folder into the folder you installed the game. By default this will be “C:\Program Files (x86)\EA GAMES\The Sims 2\TSBin”. When prompted, you must confirm that you want to replace the files in the destination
  6. Right click on “Sims2.exe” and select “Run as administrator”
  7. Play the game

PlayStation 2 (2005) (932.6MB)

Additional files, patches and fixes

The Sims 2 Body Shop Windows Manual (English)

The Sims 2 Windows ReadMe (English)

The Sims 2: Double Deluxe Windows Manual (English)

The Sims 2 Screenshots


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  1. I’m having a problem and can’t get past this error. “A problem occurred when trying to transfer the file ‘………..’ from the media.”

  2. Everything went great, until i had to do 5th step, because apparently I didn’t had enough space in the sims file, how can i fix it? I used laptop and i didn’t had to use winrar.

  3. when i try to run setup exe in the ISO viewer after giving it permission nothing happens? i clicked on it multiple times but theres still nothing :/

  4. After copy and pasting the sim.ext in the tsbin folder the game didnt open and it appears the error which contains please insert the correct cd

  5. I’ve mounted the ISO, can see it as a drive when I back out to “This PC,” but the game is still asking for a disc when I try to run it 🙁 How do I fix this?

    • uninstall thats what i did and it worked but im stuck at “A problem occurred when trying to transfer the file ‘………..’ from the media.”

  6. I can’t get the game to run at fullscreen, only windowed mode. The only screensize it lets me play is 300 x 200, and I need anyone’s help to resolve this. If i try to run fullscreen it says I’m not direct 9x adapter compatible. It’s really frustrating. Otherwise runs great!

  7. Still says I can’t run it without a disk, even though I copied and pasted the .exe file from NoCD folder into folder that I unzipped the file to, super confusing (might just be me to be honest, but I have no idea what to do now!)


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