How to Install the Sims 4 Tray Importer?


You might have heard about The Sims 4 Tray Importer, but it might not be clear what it is exactly and how to install it. Let’s take a look at all the questions that might be running through your mind.

What is The Sims 4 Tray Importer

First things first, what is this, and what does it do? Well, it’s actually quite useful once you get to benefit from its full potential.

This application can help you import and export various content such as your tray files and much more. You can easily see all the custom content that has been used on your game. Also, you can find all the gallery URLs that have been uploaded at any given time.

Learn the Features

As stated before, this application has a lot of good features. Some of them include:

  • Importing all the content you need into the selected library
  • If needed, you can also export the needed files
  • It provides you an overview of the library
  • Have the personalized content that your Sims use
  • If you decide to do so, you can also edit images

The Sims 4 Tray Importer Compatibility

There are various ways to use the application. As long as you have either a Windows Vista, Windows 7, any version of Windows 8, Windows 10, or Mac OC, you’ll be good to go!

Also, you’ll need to have the Microsoft .NET Framework.

As of right now, you can use the application in 7 different languages: English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, German, and Portuguese. 

Using The Sims 4 Tray Importer

For example, if you’re planning to view the CC list, this is what you’ll have to do:

  • Open the Tray Importer application.
  • Check the left side, that’s where you will see the creations.
  • After that, make sure to check that the ‘Household’, ‘Lots’ and ‘Rooms’ options are turned on.
  • If needed, look for a particular creation from the search box.
  • Click on one of these creations.
  • On the right side, you’ll see 3 tabs on the top of the page, just beside the search box_ ‘General’, ‘Files’, and ‘CC’.
  • Select the ‘CC’ tab. 

If you’d like to delete bad CC, this is what you’ll have to do:

  • Open the tray importer
  • Select and click on the ‘CC’ tab.
  • Right-click the CC that you don’t want anymore on your computer or in your game.
  • Click on ‘Show containing folder’. 
  • Open up the exact folder where this CC is saved on your computer.
  • Right-click that CC in this folder.
  • Choose the ‘Delete’ option.

It’s as easy as that! Of course, without additional help from a guide like this, it might seem complicated. Yet, if you follow all the instructions, everything will go as planned.

Here you go! Now you’re more than prepared to deal with all the custom content you might want to delete from your computer. The tray importer is a very useful tool, so keep it in mind while adding additional applications to your computer!

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