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Cheats List

Finestra Cheats

To enter cheats open the command console by simultaneously pressing CTRL+SHIFT+C
Note that cheats are case-sensitive.

Code Mean
-f fullscreen mode
-r[width]x[height] run at (w) x (h) resolution
-nosound run with no sound
-w Windowed mode
vsync on/
vsync off
better game performance with less graphics detail
autopatch on/
autopatch off
This cheat lets you re-enable notifications when there is a game update available for The Sims 2. Just turn Autopatch on and go to the Custom Content Browser (the little snowflake button on the UCP in the neighborhood). If there's an update available you'll be asked whether you want to download it
moveObjects on/
moveObjects off
removes footprint limitation for all object placement in Buy Mode and Build Mode. Removes limitations placed on hand tool for when objects are in use, or are normally non-movable objects. Is known to cause issues with game elements, routing, hidden object generation and manipulation, etc. Note that using this cheat allows you to delete objects that normally cannot be deleted, such as Sims, the mailbox, and the garbage can. If you delete these objects, there is no way to get them back, so be careful!
kaching get 1000§
motherlode get 50,000§
help -all Open cheat list
exit close the cheat window
expand expands or contracts the cheat window
slowmotion # The slowMotion cheat takes one parameter: the "slowness" setting (such as slowMotion 4). This value ranges from 0 to 8 where 0 is normal speed and 8 is the slowest speed
StretchSkeleton # make your sims larger or smaller. # is a number, 1 is the adult height, 0,8 is the teen height
aging off/
aging on
prevents Sims from aging. This can disrupt the carefully tuned gameplay balance, and will prevent little Johnny from ever growing up, so treat this cheat with care as well.
boolProp constrainFloorElevation false alllow you to change elevation of floor tiles
boolProp constrainFloorElevation true disable the ability to change elevation of floor tiles
faceBlendLimits on/
faceBlendLimits off
turn off facial bounding limitations. It prevents the normal corrections the game will make for two parents with very different facial structures.
intProp maxNumofVisitingSims # you can invite more people to your parties. # is a number, default is set to 4
boolProp snapObjectsToGrid false/
boolProp snapObjectsToGrid true
you can place objects outside the grid
intProp censorgridsize 0 /
intProp censorgridsize 1
remove / activate censoring
clear clears all cheat codes on the screen, but codes are still in effect
boolProp to reflectionWithExtraViewer true Activate reflex only on mirror
boolprop objectShadows false Remove shadows from objects outside the house
boolProp guob false Remove shadows from the objects place in house
boolprop lotTerrainPaints false Remove terrainpaints
boolprop lotWater false Remove water from the lot


Code Mean
deleteAllCharacters remove all sim from neighborhoods
TerrainType desert/
TerrainType temperate
change the terrain type
boolprop displayNeighborhoodRoadsWithModel false /
boolprop displayNeighborhoodRoadsWithModel true
don't show / show the bridges
boolprop displayNeighborhoodProps false /
boolprop displayNeighborhoodProps true
don't show / show towers and rocks
boolprop displayNeighborhoodRoads false /
boolprop displayNeighborhoodRoads true
don't show / show the roads
boolprop displayNeighborhoodWater false /
boolprop displayNeighborhoodWater true
don't show / show the water
boolprop displayLotImposters false /
boolprop displayLotImposters true
don't show / show the lots
boolprop displayNeighborhoodFlora false don't show / show the flowers and the plants
boolprop carsCompact true better details of car on the roads


Code Mean
boolProp enablePostProcessing true/

boolProp enablePostProcessing false
enables the use of postprocessing cheats (see below); very useful for movie making (also see below). Please note that you must have a video card that can handle pixel shaders in order to successfully use this cheat. If you use the cheats and you don't have pixel shaders, the screen will most likely go partially dark, and will not come back until you turn off enablePostProcessing. If you turn on postprocessing, and you turn on cinematics, and a cinematic plays, you may also experience unwanted graphical glitches.
bloom [r g b x]
(rgb is color) (x is the bloom amount) [0.0 - 1.0]
This cheat adds a blur effect, like a sitcom flashback moment. Must have entered boolProp enablePostProcessing true for this cheat to work.
vignette [centerX centerY X] (X is the vignetteing factor) [0.0 - 1.0] Adds a blur effect from the specified center. Using "vignette 0.5 0.5 0.5" should put some blurry bits at the edge of the screen. Vignette 0.5 0.5 1.0 is maximum edge blurryness. Must have entered boolProp enablePostProcessing true for this cheat to work.
filmGrain # (# is a number between 0.0 to 1.0) This cheat makes the screen grainy. Must have entered boolProp enablePostProcessing true for this cheat to work
letterBox # (# is a number between 0.0 tp 0.4) Adds a letterbox effect to the view. Must have entered boolProp enablePostProcessing true for this cheat to work.
VIDEO CAPTURING You can simply start creating a movie in game by pressing the 'v' key on your keyboard and 'v' again to end the movie. You can also pause and unpause the capture (without pausing the game) by pressing the 'b' key while recording. There are also various options for the quality of the movies that you can create. Please note that adjusting the Video Capture options in the game will affect the performance of the game.


Code Mean
floatProp tvVolume # Modify the sound level of TV. # is a number between 0.0 to 1.0
boolProp dormSpecificToolsDisabled false enables build/buy mode tools that would normally be disabled when in a dorm lot.
setHighestAllowedLevel # Change the hightest number of floor allowed to a lot. # is a number
changeLotZoning dorm
changeLotZoning residential
changeLotZoning community
changeLotZoning secret society
changes the zoning type of the lot. Before rezoning a lot using this cheat, make sure there are no Sims currently living in the lot. To use this cheat, enter the lot that you would like to rezone, and then enter the cheat, choosing one of these zoning options.
boolProp allow45DegreeAngleOfRotation true allows users to rotate any object in 45 degree increments instead of the 90 degree increments used for most objects. Pressing , or . for rotate object


Code Mean
familyfunds X # Assigns money value to a family from the neighborhood level.
roofslopeangle # Adjust angle of all roofs on the lot
showHeadlines on
showHeadlines off
Needed for moviemakers. Makes all thought balloons, speech balloons, and ++/-- type headlines hidden/visible. For all sims in a lot.
unlockCareerRewards For the currently selected Sim, they immediately gain access to all career reward objects in the catalog.
maxMotives Maxes the motive bars of all Sims currently on the lot. (Controllable and uncontrollable).
motiveDecay on/
motiveDecay off
Stops/Starts motive decay
aspirationPoints # Applies the chosen aspiration level to the currently selected Sim. # is a number.
lockAspiration on/
lockAspiration off
Stops aspiration decay/gain.
aspirationLevel # Gives a big chunk of aspiration reward points to the currently selected Sim. # is a number between 0 to 5
agesimscheat on Enables aging cheat when shift clicking on other Sims
setLotLightingFile [nome del file] Allows the player to create a new lighting file with specific lot lighting values. Used to make special light settings per lot.


Code Mean
AddneighbortoFamilycheat on/ AddneighbortoFamilycheat off It enables an interaction on non-controllable Sims to add them to your family
Forcetwins When a Sim is pregnant, this Sim has to be selected and the cheat entered. The Sim will automatically deliver twins.
Plumbbobtoggle on/ Plumbbobtoggle off This disables the plumbbob. Great for Moviemakers.
Wall Placement Restrictions Removed Cheat -Pressing the CTRL + ALT keys while trying to place the object will activate the cheat.
-Placement rules on walls will be removed. You will be able to place any wall object on a wall already occupied by another object.


Code Mean
boolProp petActionCancel true/ boolProp petActionCancel false makes pet actions cancellable
DisablePuppyKittenAging false/ DisablePuppyKittenAging true Enable or disable aging of pets
boolprop controlPets on/ boolprop controlPets off Make pets selectable as the sims
deleteAllFences Deletes all fences on your lot
deleteAllWalls Delete all walls on your lot
deleteAllHalfWalls Delete all half walls on your lot
deleteAllAwnings Delete all awnings on your lot
deleteAllObjects Doors/
deleteAllObjects Windows/
deleteAllObjects Stairs
Deletes all doors, windows or stairs on your lot
Command an behavior of your pets If you want an easier method to take the control of your pets, try the debug mode. What you need to do is:
  • Open the game and in the main panel of neighborhoods choose press CTRL+SHIFT+C and insert boolprop testingcheatsenabled true
  • Now open you neighborhoods and the family you want to play
  • When the game finish to load press another time CTRL+SHIFT+C this time you have to insert the cheat to make pets selectable boolprop controlPets true
  • Now select a sim and click on it while pressing Shift. A loger menu appear. Find the Spawn option and select it.
  • In the Spawn option there are some other choose. You must find Learned Behaviors Cheat Obj and select it
  • In this menu appear two options: Set Level and Learned Command. With this you can choose what you want your pets be able to do.


Code Mean
bugJarTimeDecay on/ bugJarTimeDecay off Should you catch any fireflies in a jar, enabling this cheat will make them live forever! (makes for alluring lighting!)


Code Mean
changeLotZoning residential/ changeLotZoning community/ changeLotZoning hotel This changes the zoning type of the lot. Before rezoning a lot using this cheat, make sure there are no Sims currently living in the lot. To use this cheat, enter the lot that you would like to rezone, and then enter the cheat, choosing one of these zoning options.


Code Mean
modifyNeighborhoodTerrain on / modifyNeighborhoodTerrain off This allows you to alter the neighborhood terrain by raising or lowering it. To use this cheat, be in the neighborhood view, then enter the cheat "modifyNeighborhoodTerrain on" (without the quotation marks), and click over the area you would like to change. To select a larger area, click and drag the cursor to highlight the desired area. Press [ or in alternative the opposite ] (keyboard command) to raise or lower the terrain by one click and press \ to level the terrain. When you're finished type “modifyNeighborhoodTerrain off” in the cheat box (again, without the quotations).

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