The Sims 3: Cheats

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The Sims 3: Cheats

To open the cheat box, hold down Ctrl, Shift and C.

CheatCode Result
Kaching Adds §1.000,- to household funds
Motherlode Adds §50.000,- to household funds
Moveobjects on/off Move unmovable objects
constrainFloorElevation [true/false] Use ‘false’ to make it possible to raise or lower the floor even when there are objects, flooring or walls on it.
testingCheatsEnabled [true/false] Use ‘true’ to enable debugmode. Can move needs, shift click mailbox to change careers, lock needs, etc.
FreeRealEstate Free lots
hideHeadlineEffects [on/off] Shows or hides talk/thought balloons
disableSnappingToSlotsOnAlt [on/off] When on, objects will not snap to slots while holding ALT
enablellamas [on/off] Ok this is a joke. it’s in the cheatlist, but it does nothing. They just added it for fun.
fadeObjects [on/off] Toggles whether objects fade when the camera gets close to them. Does not affect sims.
resetSim [first name] [last name] Returns Sim to a safe, neutral state at their home
unlockOutfits [on/off] Use before going to CAS. It shows career and service uniforms in CAS.
fps [on/off] Displays framerate in upper right corner
fullscreen [on/off] Self explanatory. You can also change this setting in options by the way.
jokePlease Shows a random joke in the cheat console
quit Exits game
slowMotionViz [0-8] Puts visuals in slow motion (does not affect in-game time).
familyfunds [Familyname] # Add or extract money for a chosen family.


World Adventures

World Adventures
CheatCode Result
ageuptonpc Toddlers turn into NPC’s
allowObjectsOnRoofs [on/off] Can place objects on roof
buyDebug [on/off] Makes it possible to use special objects for build mode like tombs.
EnableLotLocking [true/false] Can edit the vacation lots
maptags [on/off] Can remove map icons



CheatCode Result
ageupNPC The selected NPC will age
AlwaysBuyBuild Makes it always possible to use buy/build mode in every situation
DiscoMaptags [on/off] Map icons flash in several colors
placefriezes [on/off] Can place foundations on top of each other and on top of walls.

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Hi there! I’m Nicolas, your fellow Simmer who also happens to be the force simmering behind SNOOTYSIMS. I can’t believe it has been nearly 20 years since I created the very first Sims fan site. Time just flies by, doesn’t it? I’ve always loved writing about the Sims games and being part of its community has never ceased to be my personal thrill. Should you like to know more, connect with me on Instagram / DM me on Instagram with any questions or ideas you have.

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