Stair Corner Fix

Do your custom stair corners look like this?  Very dark when placed under roofs?  Want it to look like the outer corner? The key to making them not turn dark is to change the object type in the OBJD. Edit line 0x0009: type Change to hex 0x000b or dec 11. Note: The one issue this… Read more »

Guided Tour to Custom Foundations

Originally posted by devilsrope at maty. Parts needed for a custom deck A custom deck script – dur A wall script – Probably to be hidden from catalog view. A wallpattern script – This part is not supported by the Scriptorium, so must be added to the basegame wallpatterns.txt. A floorpattern script – Same issues… Read more »

The Seven Skills

Cooking Bookshelves. Sims can study cooking theory. The Yummy Channel. This TV channel boosts cooking skill 24/7 Toy Oven. Children can bake a muffin with the toy oven Cooking. Cooking in a kitchen, influenced by your sims current skill, also builds cooking skill Career Rewards. The chocolate machine makes money and increases cooking skill. It… Read more »

Lit Up Neighborhood Deco

Because I can never find anything on tumblr. Criquette Was Here tutorial

Baby Controller

If you use babycontroller by pescado, it only works for the cribs, changing tables and potties that shipped with the game.  You can add any custom content you have in your game to the list of usuable items. The images shown are for my quaint nursery crib, but the procedure is the same for changing… Read more »

SimPE – The Sims 2 Package Editor

The SimPE site does not always work, and I’m unsure of the safety of the links for it, so I will post them here. Microsoft .NET Framework Version 2.0 Managed Direct X 9c  Main SimPE This is the normal user-friendly installer This is the one you have to unzip yourself and put it where you… Read more »

Repository Technique

Originally created by gayle for Sims2Artists.  download as pdf This tutorial is a guide to creating slave files which pull their textures from a master file in the same way any matching Maxis pieces do. Use of the repository technique is a great way to reduce file sizes as well as making recolouring a set… Read more »