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Where Can I Find It? More Wiki Information And Help
Are you new to the NRaas Mods and this site or a veteran player looking for more information? This page provides a listing of additional FAQ's, information, and guides available within the Wiki.
The Mods, including their FAQ's, are easily accessible to the left of your screen. Check out
Spice Up Your Game
below, for some options for different gameplay!
There are also specific
(list of all in-game-options and details regarding their use) available In Quicklinks in the table below.
Still can't find what you're looking for? Post in
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GENERAL HELP - TECHNICAL HELP - LINKS FOR MORE OPTIONS
Mods To Start With
Suggestions for getting started Using the NRaas Suite
How To Install
Installing .package files - mods and related installation FAQs and instructions for Clean Folder Method
Patches - Compatibility
How to determine your patch level - build versions- updating-incompatible messages and other help topics
Patching Help & Information For 1.69
Direct link for
Latest Patch 1.69
Help With The 1.69 Patch
(Including the latest steps for reverting back to 1.67)
- Information and links for Super Patching
This has all the NRaas Mod information linked within one convenient table. Documentation, Interactions, Issues, FAQ's, Lists of enhancements being considered, Discussion Topics links, Revision notes and translations available.
Gameplay FAQ's & Tips
A "Cheat Sheet" offering game related FAQs Tips and Tricks for actual GAME PLAY listed in alphabetical order by topic. Links for Official MOD FAQ's and downloads are included. See General Issues below for core game issues, errors and more!
General Issues FAQ
nformation related to errors, issues and bugs related to the core game itself as a result of EA gaffes, design flaws or actual EA functionality appearing to be an error. Help with Video Cards, Mod Merging, Launcher Help,Graphics Settings - Cache Files - CPUs
Tips For Better Game Performance
A compilation of Tips for better game performance extracted from various sources
Tuning Files- by Members & Other Resources
Members' Retuner Settings
- Custom tuning files for Retuner
How To Tune Files
- How to tune EA files
Full EA Tuning File Listing
- Full listing at the bottom of the Retuner FAQ
Tutorial For XML Tuning
Other Mods FAQ
Listing of mods available elsewhere in the modding community, that serve to satisfy things which this suite may not provide or one you do not wish to use that is available here within one of the modules
Which Mod FAQ
Listing of Mod FAQ's to help guide new users to the mods they need to satisfy a particular requirement. - Additional FAQ's are also included in Gameplay FAQ's.
MOD Conflicts &
A guide to understanding mod types and conflicts by Nona at Simlogical. To see a PDF of Nona's original illustrated document click this link:
Understanding Mod and CC Conflicts with Delphy's Dashboard
information and tips to help run your game in a Mac OS along with links for more Mac information
Sims3 Folder Contents
NRaas Wiki document containing details regarding the various files created by the game into your personal Documents folder. See also:
s NRaas Mod Updater - a tool to assist in downloading and installing the latest mods automatically
Deleting SNAP Files
Tutorial for Deleting Snap Files by -
. See Also
Kuree's Save Cleaner
tool which does the same thing
A listing of less than obvious terms you may see in responses to your posts or contained in other NRaas documentation
SPICE UP YOUR GAME
Links for suggested worlds, careers, households, etc. are links recommended by members here who have visited the sites and used the products. Keep in mind, as the internet changes so do the risks. Exercise caution, don't be too quick to click on the first download button you see and be aware of the traps set by unscrupulous sites/vendors that could infect your system.
See more tips
Here At wiki How
Animals - Farm by rebecah at TSR
For more deco animals for zoos etc. see Deco Animals in the Camping section below.
S4 To S3 Camping Conversions by Sandy at ATS
Links for camping stuff, campgrounds and links to deco wild animals for a more realistic look.
Castaway - Shipwrecked Themes
See Castaway Objects here on the
Sims Through The Ages Page
Challenges by Wiki Members and links to other sites for different styles of game play to keep things interesting
Tutorial for creating your own custom careers.
Listing of custom created careers suggested by members
Custom Map Tags
Downloads for Custom Map Tags. The
Tagger Base Mod
Fantasy - Medieval - Religious
NEW Category Page Under Construction
Game Of Thrones - Nest of Dragons - Religious Downloads
Native American Theme
Native American Project
See also Sims Through The Ages below.
Poor And Underprivileged Sims
Links to things for the Underprivileged Sim - Hobo
Poses & Unique Animations
New Tuning Mod by
Member suggested pose packs and instructions for those of you who like to create stories
Challenges Under Construction - Playable Prisons - Prisoner Clothing - Objects, etc.
A listing of playable tombs for your town
Rotational Game Play Settings
Story Progression Suggested Rotational Caste Settings for rotational game play.
Sims Through The Ages
Stone Age - Dark Ages - Medieval - Ancient Rome - etc. - Collection finds based on the Sims Through The Ages Challenge by rosselin. Also See Medieval and Religious above for more tips and links.
Sims Stories And Mod Settings by Our Members
Sarah is sharing her NRaas Mod settings, story lines,settings for life spans & seasons posted in her
has some great stories and pictures located at her
Simple Minded Sims Page
has our NRaas Selfies, her stories, tutorials and downloads at
Simwahine's Sims 3 Stories
Click on the Downloads option in the menu bar for the NRaas Selfies.
has her Stories on
desiree-UK Reblogs and Likes
Lots of tips, illustrations and links to some very nice custom content.
NEW Lots Added
List of links to 10x10 Community lots created by Sims 3 Forum members - More tiny/small lots by TSR, MTS, Arda Sims - Unique Lots and Other Tips/Suggestions.
A Very Tiny World
by Fuzzy Logic Dishwasher
This tiny world is less than 3MB. It comes with one 5x5 lot but more lots can be added. This world is great for working in CAS and Testing. Takes seconds to load. A great alternative for having to load up a full game if in game testing is not needed.
Small villages with in your town. Large lots with multiple houses and other facilities for housing several families within one lot.
New Worlds Added
User created worlds of all sizes previously played and recommended by Wiki members - Worlds Without Roads.
Zerbu's Lot Events
No Standard Prom
"Make your world more active and exciting with the new Lot Events mod, currently in development. Lot Events makes use of the "Event Lot Marker" included in the University Life patch to allow for changing lots".
The Steam Community
A guide covering basic and advanced troubleshooting for the PC version of The Sims, a discussion forum & more.
- Recommended sites for Sims 4 Game Help - Technical Help - CC Downloads - Modding Help- Tools - Chat Forums & More
Sims 3 Sites
- Links to other popular Sims 3 Sites - Has not been updated in over one year. For more Site listings see The Other Mod FAQ link under General Help.
updated August 2016
Guides & Tutorials
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Porter For Beginners - Picture Tutorial
Automatic Enrollment Inactives To Homeworld University
Blacklisting Easy CASP Editor
Creating Custom MapTags
Finding CC In The Packages Folder Using Instance Numbers
How To Edit
How To Get A Downloaded World Into CAW
How To Install
How To Template
How To Upload
Zerbu's Ultimate Careers Mod
Tutorial: Getting Started with CC Magic
at Nona's Sims -
Tutorial: How to Install Lots (sims3pack) without using the Launcher
at Nona's Sims
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