How to Edit a Sim in Sims 4 PS4 – Your Guide

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Author: Jovanna

If you just started using PlayStation 4 to play the Sims 4, you are in the right place. Here are some simple steps to follow if you’d like to learn how to edit a sim in sims 4 ps4. Let’s dive into it.

how to edit a sim in sims 4 ps4

Are you playing the Sims 4 on Playstation 4 and are wondering how to edit your Sims? You have likely noticed that once your character is created their traits and looks remain unchanged. Fortunately, there are ways to change the character you started playing, both regarding their appearance and personality.

If you are playing on PC, methods applicable for PS4 won’t work. In that case, check out this Sims 4 Edit Sim Cheat Guide.

how to edit a Sim in Sims 4 ps4?

If you want to learn how to edit new sims or any sim in ps4 method, this is what you need to know. First, there are two ways you can modify your Sims if you have Playstation 4. One is organic, and a part of the game. The second, and quicker way to do it is to use cheat codes. Editing Sims organically is more bun, but a lengthier process, as it will require you to make take some actions. However, it comes with limitations, as you won’t be able to change things like eye color or facial features. Using cheats, on the other hand, is quick and effective, and a good option if you want a quick change of looks, outfits or personality traits.

control buttons and commands

Here are the control buttons and correlating actions that will help nail how to edit a sim in sims 4 ps4 :

  • X button – use it to select items
  • Circle button – hold
  • Triangle button – Cancel action
  • Circle Button + X button = the equivalent of Shift & Click
  • Square button – Drag Item
  • R1 + R2 + L1 + R2 = press together to open the dialogue box

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How to Change Sims Clothing in Sims 4 on PlayStation4?

It is an easy task to change the clothes of the Sims in Sims 4 on PlayStation4. All you have to do is buy a mirror or a closet for your house. You have to select the Sims you want to edit and make them active Sims. Then, click using the X button on the item you desire to use for change and select options to modify your character’s outfits. This will look like CAS, where you’ll get to choose what they can wear, as well as their hairstyle. However, you won’t be able to change physical characteristics, such as eyes or body shape. If you want to change physical characteristics, you’ll have to use cheats.

How to change traits

To change the personality traits of your Sims, go to Aspirations and then Rewards Store. You will be able to purchase Re-Traiting Potion for 5.000 reward points. Once it’s bought, you’ll see it in your Sims inventory. Select it and choose the option Drink Re-Training Potion. This will open a panel that shows a list of traits. Press the X button on your joystick to select the trait of your controller, or select the triangle button to remove the trait.

If you are in doubt about how to set up your console and play features, check out this guide!

How to Activate cheats for editing sims on PlayStation4?

Some things can’t be changed organically in the game. As you are learning how to edit a sim in sims 4 ps4, you’ll discover that full appearance manipulation is available only while using cheats. Once the cheat is activated you will be able to change all physical features. To activate cheats on Playstation 4 Console, you’ll have to use the L1, L2, R1, and R2 buttons. This will open up the dialogue box where you can then enter the “testingcheats true” in the cheat console and confirm the action to activate cheats.

Next, open up the dialogue box again. Enter the code that allows you to change the appearance of the characters, which is “cas.fulleditmode” and confirm the action.

Have any doubts about playing on Playstation 4 console? You can find additional information on this page.

How to edit a sim in sims 4 ps4 with cheat commands?

Once your cheats are active, go and find the Sims you want to edit. Hoover over them and simultaneously press the X button and the circle button on your joystick. This will open the actions options, and you want to select Modify in CAS. This will allow you to gain an access to fully editing a Sims, both their looks and their personality. In the editor, you can change facial features, body shape and face shape, characteristics, and everything else that could be done at the beginning of the game. Thanks to how to edit a sim in sims 4 ps4 cheat you be able to have full access to all perks of the CAS full edit mode cheat panel.

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2 thoughts on “How to Edit a Sim in Sims 4 PS4 – Your Guide”

  1. Thanks! I needed this. Quick question, is there a space in-between cas. And fulleditmode? As in, would it be typed cas.fulleditmode or cas. fulleditmode?

    • Hello Harvey Dent! No, there is no space between the two. Also, make sure you are in Live Mode when you enter the cheat. 🙂 Let us know how it goes!


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