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San Pedro (2 versions - EP and No EP)

by simdebster Posted 1st Aug 2005 at 1:45 AM - Updated 8th Nov 2008 at 10:40 PM by simdebster : Added No EP version of house
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San Pedro 5BR 7.5BA FBP $87,450 All Maxis content - Hack Free - EP req

This is the San Pedro evolved. Decking has been completed, the house has been enlarged a bit, and a basement with pool, workout area with his/her shower rooms, pool table and a bar has been added. Plenty to keep the Sims in your life busy. Because the shower rooms contain the EP group shower, you will need the EP for this house.

Any house posted by me has been played in, so you will not come across anything that will not work (other than applicances breaking down) or that the gardener cannot tend to.

Note: FBP is my code to indicate the house is Furnished, has a Basement and a Pool. Makes it easier to know what the home has to offer when it is in the housing bin.

08-17-05 Added the no EP version of the house. I needed to create a new floor for the basement, as one of the floors that I used was EP. I actually like my floor better than the Maxis one used in the EP version of this house. Anyway, a screenshot of the basement for the no EP version is included below. There are several EP objects that are not included in the basement, but the 1st and 2nd floors of the home are identical to the EP version since only the basement was created after I got the EP.
Number of bedrooms: 5 or more
Custom Content Included: None
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Not Applicable

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

Sims 2
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San Pedro 5BR, 7.5BA FBP

Size: 1.88 MB · Downloads: 381 · 17th Aug 2005
1.88 MB 381 17th Aug 2005
San Pedro 5BR, 7.5BA FBP_.rar

Size: 1.07 MB · Downloads: 756 · 1st Aug 2005
1.07 MB 756 1st Aug 2005
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Test Subject
#2 Old 1st Aug 2005 at 6:59 AM
Wow, your designs are fantastic.
Lab Assistant
#3 Old 1st Aug 2005 at 1:59 PM
Very nice loking house, I love it.

Could you please replace/remove the group shower and put a non EP version for download so ? ( I don't have the EP ).

Thanks :D
Field Researcher
Original Poster
#4 Old 1st Aug 2005 at 4:27 PM
Hi Zarmor,

I created a version without EP objects. I had to remove the group showers, the lockers, the pool table and I replaced the exercise equipment with the original excercise machine. I do not want to post it yet because I am not sure if the floors or walls in the basement are EP or not, since the basement was created after I installed the EP. If you want to test the house out for me and get back to me about it, then I could e-mail the lot to you.
Test Subject
#5 Old 1st Aug 2005 at 4:27 PM
Very nice house...
Lab Assistant
#6 Old 2nd Aug 2005 at 10:50 AM
Hi Simdebster,

I'll sure do that. If u can e-mail me the house today I'll try it tonight ( sorry I'm at work right now !! ) :Pimp:

I'll give you some feedback tonight or tomorrow at the latest.

Test Subject
#7 Old 5th Aug 2005 at 10:39 PM
Hey, that is a neat house :howdy:

A friend is someone who walks in when others walk out
Lab Assistant
#8 Old 25th Jul 2006 at 1:44 PM
I wanted to mention this to you : I downloaded the non-EP version and when I tried to install it it said "This lot requires an EP you don't have..." (or whatever it says in English, you get it). I could have installed it with the Clean Installer but I prefer to keep my game really clean and not to mess it up.

Anne-Sophie / "Déjà Vu"
Field Researcher
Original Poster
#9 Old 25th Jul 2006 at 9:19 PM
Originally Posted by chooflee
I wanted to mention this to you : I downloaded the non-EP version and when I tried to install it it said "This lot requires an EP you don't have..." (or whatever it says in English, you get it). I could have installed it with the Clean Installer but I prefer to keep my game really clean and not to mess it up.

Hi chooflee, it is probably saying that because the house was packaged when I had an EP installed. The original house was built when I had only the base game. My hubby's computer has only the base game and I installed the lot (with clean installer, I never use the Maxis installer because I want control of what is being put on my machine) and it worked fine. If you are worried about it, maybe I can install and repackage it on my hubby's computer and send it to you to see if that makes the message go away. Everything in the house is Maxis. There are no hacks, only a recolor that I made of a floor tile. I use a clean build game whenever I create houses or recolors, however, I just opened the sims2pack file in my folder in Clean Installer and discovered that some of my Wine Garden set was included in the file. I certainly did not mean for that to happen. I guess that happened because I was working on that set in my build game at the time that I made the non-EP version.

Anyway, I am rambling on too much. Let me know if you would like for me to resave and package the house on a computer that has just the base game. I would be happy to do it if you wanted to try it.

Have a bright platinum diamond day!