The Sims 3 Cheats and Codes

To open the window for entering Sims 3 cheat codes, you need to press simultaneously Ctrl + Shift + C.

The Sims 3 Cheats Codes List.

Various The Sims 3 cheat codes

  • help – Calls up a list of available codes. (the list increases if you enter the developer code )
  • help [CODE NAME] – displays information about the code
  • enablellamas [on / off] – joke code (no effect on the game)
  • jokePlease – shows a random joke in the code entry console.
  • fullscreen [on/off] – allows you to play in full-screen mode.
  • fps [on/off] – Shows the frame rate in the upper right corner.
  • fadeObjects [on/off] – when enabled, objects become transparent when the camera approaches.
 

Photo and video shooting

  • moviemakercheatsenabled [true/false] – movie mode. Before use, you must enter the code TestingCheatsEnabled true.
  • hideHeadlineEffects [on/off] – Shows or hides thought clouds and plumbobs above characters’ heads.

Construction

  • constrainFloorElevation [true/false] – allows you to raise/lower the floor when there are objects or walls with floors on them.
  • disableSnappingToSlotsOnAlt [on/off] – when the code is enabled, by pressing alt, items can be placed outside the grid (not clear on the floor cells).
  • moveobjects [on / off] – allows you to move any objects and place them on top of others.
  • placeFriezes [on/off] – allows you to use a foundation on top of a tiled floor.
  • RestrictBuildBuyInBuildings [on/off] – Requires developer code enabled to work. Makes all objects from the halls and lobbies of skyscrapers available in build and buy mode.
  • enablelotlocking [true/false] – allows you to change the closed lot in the change town mode. Works only after enabling debug mode.
  • alwaysallowbuildbuy [true/false] – Buy and build modes are no longer disabled during fire and robbery.
  • allowobjectsonroofs [on/off] – placing objects on the roof.
  • objectassetnames [true/false] – allows you to see the working names of objects in build and buy modes. Before use, you must switch to buy or build mode.
  • setimportedterrainoffset [NUMBER VALUE] – solves the problem of incorrect placement of the house on a plot with ground-level distortion.

Gameplay Cheat Codes

  • resetSim [NAME] [SURNAME] – returns the character home in complete safety.
  • quit – exit the game.
  • kaching – adds 1,000 simoleons to the household budget.
  • motherlode – Adds 50,000 Simoleons to the household budget.
  • unlockOutfits [on/off] – Reveals NPC clothing and work uniforms in the CAS room.
  • freerealestate – in the change city mode, allows you to populate characters on a residential plot, regardless of its price. The code must be entered in the city change mode.

The Sims 3 Cheats codes that enhance the gameplay

  • testingCheatsEnabled [true/false] – developer code.
  • ageuptonpc – makes a baby, after the NPC grows up.
  • familyfunds [SURNAME] [AMOUNT OF MONEY] – changes the amount of money in the selected family to the desired one (the maximum amount is 99999999 simoleons). Works only after enabling debug mode.
  • maptags [on/off] – disables or enables map tags.
  • discotags [on/off] – the site icons on the town map change their appearance and sparkle with a variety of bright iridescent colors.
  • playsounds [on/off] – Turns all sound features on or off.
  • recordvideo [small/medium/large] [low/moderate/high/max] – start recording video with the selected size and quality.
  • speed [0-8] – changes the speed of the game from 0 (normal speed) to 8 (maximum).
  • buydebug [on/off] – enable debug mode (tombs, hidden decorations, etc.) Works only after debug mode is enabled.
  • discoverallunchartedislands – All undiscovered islands are discovered and added to the property for the currently selected family. Works only after enabling debug mode.

Debug Mode

Interaction of developer code with characters

For the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Shift+ character. List of Cheats for The Sims 3:

  • Change Personality of Selected Character – Allows you to change character traits.
  • Grow up – moves to the next age category.
  • Adopt in the family – add a character to the family (click on him).
  • Change Character – Moves the selected character to the CAS, where it can be completely changed. This feature is not available for pregnant characters.
  • Favorite music – change the character’s musical tastes.

Interaction of developer code with objects in live mode

For the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Shiftthe + object.

  • Object: delete – deletes the object without returning the money to the family budget. Useful for broken objects that cannot be removed in any other way.

Interaction of developer code with objects in buy mode

For the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Ctrlthe ++ Shiftobject. All list of Sims 3 cheats.

  • Delete – deletes the object without returning the money to the family budget. The action cannot be undone.
  • Clone – copies an object without spending money from the family budget.
  • Reset – Reloads the object.

Interaction of the developer code with the mailbox

For the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Shift+ mailbox.

  • Make Everyone Happy – this increases the needs of all characters in the family.
  • Find Friends – Adds a few random friends to acquaintances.
  • Meet Everyone – introduces the character to all the inhabitants of the area.
  • Summon Character… – Summon a certain NPC to the lot.
  • Select Career… – Select a specific career.
  • Enable/Disable Demands — enable/disable the increase in demands.
  • Call a guest – call the neighbors to the site.

Interaction of developer code with a quarry building

For the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold Shift+ rabbit hole.

  • Summon Target – Summon a career quest.
  • Trigger Event – Triggers a random career event.
  • Trigger all events – Triggers all career events in a row.

Interaction of developer code with a specific site

In order for the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Shift+ plot (empty space on the plot).

  • Teleport here – quickly teleports the character to the specified location.
  • Build on this lot – allows you to enable the construction mode on someone else’s or public lot.
  • Buy on this lot – allows you to enable the purchase mode on someone else’s or public lot.

Interaction of the developer’s code with the scale of needs and attitudes

If you press and hold the mouse on the scale of any need or relationship and drag it left or right, then the indicators of needs or relationships will decrease or increase (only works in live mode, without a pause). If The Sims 3: Careers and/or The Sims 3: Showbiz add-on is installed and the Sim has selected a profession, this feature also works for the Job Experience bar.

Interaction of developer code with emotions

If you hold the button Ctrland left-click on any moodlet, it will be deleted. It is very convenient when the moodlet has a bad effect on your mood or prevents you from performing some action (for example, immediately going to another country without resting after a trip at home).

Developer Code Interaction with Lifetime Happiness Rewards Panel

If you hold the button Ctrland left-click on the place between the number of happiness points and the chest icon, then happiness points will be added. Each click adds 500 points. For this feature to work, you must enable the developer code in the main menu, before selecting a world or a saved game.

Developer Code Features in The Sims 3: Careers

In order for the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Shift+ plot (empty space on the plot).

  • Generate Job – Calls up a job for Sims who have chosen a profession from The Sims 3: Careers and The Sims 3: Showbiz expansion packs.

Developer Code Features in The Sims 3: At Nightfall

For the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Shift+ character.

  • Celebrity – allows you to select a celebrity level or add celebrity points.

Developer Code Features in The Sims 3: Supernatural

For the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Shift+ the mailbox.

  • Supernatural Population Control – This allows you to add or remove supernatural characters from the world.

Developer Code Features in The Sims 3 Seasons

In order for the functions described in this section to work, you need to hold down Shift+ plot (empty space on the plot).

  • Seasons: Change Season – Changes the season to summer, autumn, winter, and spring.
  • Seasons: change the weather – changes the weather to rain, snow, hail, fog, and sunny (weather intensity is also selected).
  • Seasons: set temperature – changes the temperature (only positive numbers and 0).
  • Seasons: Cancel Temperature Set – Cancels the temperature change.
  • Seasons: Set Snow Level – Changes the height of the snow.
  • Seasons: Replace Wind Intensity – Changes the wind speed from calm to stormy.
  • Seasons: Trees: Rapid Cycle – Trees fall leaves and plants go dormant without changing seasons.