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Picked upload! Vacation jewelry made available in CAS

by Atreya Posted 12th Nov 2007 at 10:22 PM - Updated 14th Dec 2007 at 4:58 PM by Atreya : added warning for collectible jewelry
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Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
This file allows you to use the bon voyage vacation jewelry in CAS and any shop in any (sub)neighbourhood. With vacation jewelry i mean the rings, necklaces, bracelets,... that you can buy only in one particular vacation destiny. Obviously Bon Voyage is needed to get the jewelry.

To install simply put the file in your download directory. Your sims can buy all jewelry now in any shop. After you remove to file, your sims will still keep all jewelry they bought.

IMPORTANT NOTE: i also added a file with the collectible jewelry. These are jewels you can find by digging for treasures. This file works the same way. But i don't know what will happen if you try to dig for a treasure and find jewelry with this file installed. I tried to test it but my sims hardly ever find anything but bones and rocks. So use the file with the collectible jewelry at your own risk. Any feedback on this issue is welcome.
just to be clear: the vacation jewelry (non-collectible) is safe to use, only the collectibles are not, until further notice.

UPDATE: USE COLLECTIBLE JEWELRY WITH CAUTION: The collectible jewelry file will cause problems when you try to comb for seashells. I will leave it here but I suggest you only use it when creating a new sim and then take it out before you play with this sim on a beach lot. The sim will keep the jewelry as they are added to his/her 'wardrobe' but the jewelry won't be available in shops anymore. If you don't want to use it, you can still use the vacation jewelry (non-collectible) without any problems.

Additional Credits:
thanks to the people at MATY for figuring out how BV accessories work.
Tags: #bon, #voyage, #BV, #vacation, #jewel, #accessories

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Bon Voyage
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
vacation jewelry in CAS.rar 1.0 KB 12,995 13th Nov 2007
collectable vacation juwelry in CAS.rar 402 Bytes 7,679 13th Nov 2007
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  • Basic Download and Install Instructions:
1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Origin (Ultimate Collection): Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims™ 2 Ultimate Collection\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows Vista/7/8/10: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads
  • Mac x64: /Library/Containers/com.aspyr.sims2.appstore/Data/Library/Application Support/Aspyr/The Sims 2/Downloads
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Lab Assistant
THANKS POST
#26 Old 11th Jan 2013 at 5:19 PM
Might there be a way to clone the collectibles with new GUIDs and enable them as normal jewellery? I'm not very good with SimPE otherwise I would do that, but is there something preventing that?
Lab Assistant
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#27 Old 15th Sep 2014 at 4:51 AM
Thanks I really like the vacation jewelry but almost never go on vacation. I have several jewelry stores and this will make them better.
Instructor
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#28 Old 25th Nov 2015 at 7:07 AM
Thanks! :D
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