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*Fixed Empty Thumbnails Problem!* Teen Style Bookshelf Emptied With Extra Slots in Leesester style

by joninmobile Posted 12th Jan 2010 at 12:45 AM - Updated 27th May 2013 at 9:26 AM by joninmobile
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This is a new mesh, and means that it's a brand new self contained object that usually does not require a specific Expansion pack (although this is possible depending on the type). It may have Recolours hosted on MTS - check below the description for more information.
Most of the credit for this goes to Leesester at mts for coming up with this impressive idea to empty Maxis bookshelves, and add slots to them. You will need her deco books found Here (while your there, you can pick up the Ikea Bookshelf version). This is not a default replacement. So it won't override your teen style bookshelf, but it will add to it. It is repositoried, so any recolors of the original Teen Style bookshelf you have downloaded will show up in this, also in order to recolor this, you will need to instead recolor the original. Now you can decorate your bookshelf how YOU want it to be! I've included two files. One is for if you have the base game and Teen Style, but don't have Freetime. The Other file is for if you have Freetime or Apartment Life. I hope you enjoy this very much, I'm very pleased to share it with you!

You can find recolors of this mesh Here Also, you can find scaled down sculptures for mine and Lee's bookshelves Here , at my site TheNinthWaveSims. No registration required to download.

Updated To Add:

Now Visible on Community Lots.

Fixed Empty Thumbnails in the Freetime Version!

Mesh Info:

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Tools Used:
Milkshape, SimPE, UV Mapper
Include with lots, Not Recolorable (Recolor the Original), Repositoried

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Additional Credits:
Leesester for inspiration
Download files
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Base_Game_EmptyTeenStyleBookshelfjimTNW.zip 344.3 KB 2,643 14th Jan 2010
Freetime_EmptyTeenStyleBookshelfjimTNW.zip 305.2 KB 3,760 14th Jan 2010
Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract: Use WinRAR (Windows) or Stuffit (Mac) to extract the .package file(s) from the .rar or .zip file(s).

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Windows Vista/7/8: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\


4. Place in Program Files: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your appropriate Install folder:
  • Windows XP: C:\Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Windows Vista/7/8: C:\Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Windows Vista/7/8: C:\Program Files(x86)\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Origin: C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection\Fun with Pets\SP9\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins

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Style: Antique Retro Contemporary Childrens
Room: Bedroom Nursery Study
Maxis Flags: AddOn

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