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The Sims 4 Cheats

Cheat Codes

Skill Editing

With testingcheats true enabled, you can enter the following code from the console to set the desired level on a given skill:
stats.set_skill_level [skilltype] [1-10]
As an example, you might enter stats.set_skill_level Major_Fishing 7 to set your skill level on Major Fishing to 7. The list of available skill types is as follows:

  • Major_Fishing
  • Major_Mischief
  • Major_Guitar
  • Major_Reaping
  • Major_Programming
  • Major_Gardening
  • Major_GourmetCooking
  • Major_Comedy
  • Major_Charisma
  • Major_Writing
  • Major_VideoGaming
  • Major_Violin
  • Major_RocketScience
  • Major_Painting
  • Major_Piano
  • Major_Logic
  • Major_Handiness
  • Major_HomestyleCooking
  • Major_Bartending
  • Skill_Fitness
  • Skill_Child_Social
  • Skill_Child_Motor
  • Skill_Child_Creativity
  • Skill_Child_Mental

Interaction Cheats

While in the cheats console, pressing SHIFT+] can also increase the size of objects. If you enable additional cheats using the testingcheats true code and then type in cas.fulleditmode, you will enable all CAS abilities. Then you can press and hold SHIFT while clicking on the objects listed below to produce a menu that lets you select the corresponding effect.

  • Sim - Allows Sim to be modified, except name and inherited traits (Modify in CAS)
  • Sim - Reset a Sim (Reset Object)
  • Sim - Add the Sim to the current family (Add to Family)
  • Sim - All motives are full and mood is Happy (Cheat Motive > Make Happy)
  • Sim - Motives change dynamically (Cheat Motive > Enable Motive Decay)
  • Sim - Motives remain static (Cheat Motive > Disable Motive Decay)
  • Object - Resets object
  • Dirty-able Object - Makes object dirty
  • Dirty Object - Makes object clean
  • Mailbox - Resets mailbox
  • Ground - Teleports your Sim to that vicinity
Career Promotion Cheats

Press CTRL+SHIFT+C on PC or COMMAND+SHIFT+C on Mac to bring up the cheats console. Enter testingcheats true and then input the following codes to rank up in careers.
  • careers.promote Astronaut
  • careers.promote Culinary
  • careers.promote Entertainer
  • careers.promote Painter
  • careers.promote Criminal
  • careers.promote SecretAgent
  • careers.promote Writer
  • careers.promote TechGuru
  • careers.remove_career [Insert career here]
  • careers.add_career [Insert career here]
Emotion Cheats

Press CTRL+SHIFT+C on PC or COMMAND+SHIFT+C on Mac to bring up the cheats console. Enter testingcheats true and then input the following codes to change your moodlets.
  • sims.remove_all_buffs - Removes all moodlets
  • sims.add_buff EnergizedHigh - Get energized moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_energized - Get energized moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff ConfidentHigh - Get confident moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_confident - Get confident moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff FlirtyHigh - Get flirty moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_flirty - Get flirty moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff InspiredHigh - Get inspired moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_inspired - Get inspired moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff FocusedHigh - Get focused moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_focused - Get focused moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff PlayfulHigh - Get playful moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_playful - Get playful moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff SadHigh - Get sad moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_sad - Get sad moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff AngryHigh - Get angry moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_angry - Get angry moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff HappyHigh - Get happy moodlet
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_happy - Get happy moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_uncomfortable - Get uncomfortable moodlet (12 hours)
  • sims.add_buff_e_buff_embarassed - Get embarrassed moodlet (12 hours)

Other Cheats

Press CTRL+SHIFT+C on PC or COMMAND+SHIFT+C on Mac to bring up the cheats console. Enter testingcheats true and then input the following codes.
  • money [number] - Get exact number of funds for household
  • sims.modify_funds + [number] - Add Simoleons to household
  • sims.modify_funds - [number] - Subtract Simoleons from household
  • aspiration.complete_current_milestone - Complete current aspiration challenge
  • sims.add_buff Satisfaction_Points - Add 100 aspiration/satisfaction points.
  • modifyrelationship [firstname lastname sim][firstnamelastname sim2] + [number] Friendship_Main - Adds positive friendship to 2 Sims
  • modifyrelationship [firstname lastname sim][firstnamelastname sim2] - [number] Friendship_Main - Adds negative friendship to 2 Sims
  • modifyrelationship [firstname lastname sim][firstnamelastname sim2] + [number] Romance_Main - Adds positive romance to 2 Sims
  • modifyrelationship [firstname lastname sim][firstnamelastname sim2] - [number] Romance_Main - Adds negative romance to 2 Sims
  • sims.spawn - Spawn a Sim for your household.
  • sims.spawnsimple[number] - Spawn a Sim as a visitor
  • Setage - Your Sim becomes an adult
  • sims.fill_all_commodities - Max motives (One Sim)
  • stats_full_commodities_household - Max motives (All Sims)
  • households.autopay_bills - Automatically pay bills

Cheat Console and Codes

Press CTRL+SHIFT+C on PC or COMMAND+SHIFT+C on Mac to bring up the cheats console. From there, you can enter the commands below to activate the corresponding effects.
  • Help – Lists available console cheats
  • motherlode – 50,000 Simoleons
  • kaching – 1000 Simoleons
  • rosebud – 1000 Simoleons
  • FreeRealEstate [on/off] – When entered at neighborhood/world level, makes all homes free
  • Death.toggle – Disables Death
  • resetSim [FirstName] [LastName] – Resets the specified Sim
  • fullscreen – Toggles full screen on/off
  • headlineeffects[on/off] – Hides all headline effects (plumbobs, thought balloons, etc.)
  • testingcheats [true/false] – Enables additional cheats

How to Get Writer's Block

Sometimes, getting over the first hurdle in the writing aspiration, Bestselling Author, where your character must get writer's block can be extremely complicated. However, you can pass this easily by using the "motives remain static" cheat above and then practice writing for about 6-24 hours.


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