Please do NOT interrupt the installation of the patch. The patch is for North America and Europe.
- Many memory leaks have been fixed. This will alleviate game stability problems when playing the game for an extended number of hours.
- A number of game processes for Windows XP users have been sped up, which means they will spend less time waiting and more time playing the game.
- Corrupted skins will no longer crash the game. Invalid skins will now show up in the game as a plain white skin.
- Load times have been improved for all systems getting users into the game quicker than ever.
- If you have Unleashed, or a subsequent expansion pack, you do not need to install this patch.
- Please note that you must run The Sims at least once before running the Sims Deluxe patch.