Windows 8 compatibility issue "The Sims 3 Pets Expansion Pack"? Tags: Sims Games Compatibility Windows 8 Last response: February 28, 2013 4:21 AM in Windows 8 Share fordgt_13 February 28, 2013 3:49:42 AM Hello, I have just installed all The Sims 3 up to The Sims 3 Pets Expansion Pack I get the following error message Your The Sims 3 Base Game is incompatible with the current Sims 3 expansion pack. Please update your game via the game launcher. I have just installed Windows 8 Professional x64 Bit. Can anyone help me PLEASE!!! I really want to play The Sims 3 but I need to download a patch to fix this! I can't find one anywhere!!!! Or Is The Sims 3 not meant to work on Windows 8 Professional? More about : windows compatibility issue sims pets expansion pack | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to fordgt_13 Register or log in to remove tigerg February 28, 2013 3:53:53 AM Did you check the "game launcher" like it tells you to? | Report abuse Reply to tigerg fordgt_13 February 28, 2013 4:00:10 AM tigerg said:Did you check the "game launcher" like it tells you to? I can't even get to that it loads up and appears for 2 seconds then disappears!! it took me like 5 minutes just to write the error message down as i had to keep clicking into the game!!!! | Report abuse Reply to fordgt_13 tigerg February 28, 2013 4:03:09 AM Well, I just googled your problem and found a discussion about it at the EA forums: http://forum.ea.com/eaforum/posts/list/387628.page | Report abuse Reply to tigerg fordgt_13 February 28, 2013 4:21:49 AM Thank you i will give that a try | Report abuse Reply to fordgt_13 Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 8>Windows 8 compatibility issue "The Sims 3 Pets Expansion Pack"?> Related ressources: ForumCompatibility with Gigabyte mobo and Windows 8 ForumUpgrading to Windows 8 - Processor Compatibility ForumVERY BAD Windows 8 Graphics Card Issue ForumWindows 8 upgrade from vista issue after 90% completion pc reboots and display b ForumIssues with P 8 H61-M LX3 screen distortion/Ivy Bridge compatibility ForumUpgrade to Windows 8 ? Games compatibility ?Drivers? ForumWindows 8 compatibility ForumSATA 1 vs. SATA 2 Compatibility Issue ? ForumGigabyte hd6670 2g compatibility issues windowqs 8 ForumWindows 8 installation issue with A75M-HVS mother board ForumBuild compatibility issue ForumMotherboard compatibility issue with older soundcard ForumASUS A 8 V-Deluxe & Windows 7 - No Network Cable Connected Issue ForumXFX Radeon HD 7870 Core Edition Windows 8 compatible? ForumDriver issues with windows 8 64 bit.... ForumPassword screen ForumWindows 8 64 bit driver for lg ForumHow to change boot option to cd dvd in windows 8 ForumHow to change boot option to cd dvd in windows 8 ForumHow do I install Windows 8 on a newly built PC? More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !