To bring up the console window, press CTRL + SHIFT + C during gameplay. Activate the following cheats by typing the corresponding codes and the pressing ENTER. Note: In WINDOWS Vista, if the console window isn't coming up, try pressing CTRL + WINDOWS + SHIFT + C:
CHEAT FUNCTION - CHEAT CODE +50,000 Simoleons while on the lot - motherlode +1,000 Simoleons while on the lot - kaching Toggle objects can be placed anywhere in Buy and Build modes [NOTE 4] - moveObjects Return Sims to safe and neutral state at home - resetSim Reset lifetime happiness of all Sims in active household - resetlifetimehappiness Force terrain adjustments regardless of objects, Sims, and other structures - constrainFloorElevation Objects will not snap to slots while holding [Alt] - disableSnappingToSlotsOnAlt Objects fade when camera gets close to them - fadeObjects Delete any object - Delete object Show talk/thought balloons above Sim's head - hideHeadlineEffects Random joke in console - jokePlease Slow motion visuals; 0 is normal, 8 is slowest - slowMotionViz <0-8> Enable testing cheats [NOTE 1] - testingCheatsenabled Unlock career outfits and service uniforms in Create-A-Sim [NOTE 2] - unlockOutfits Ignore the cost when buying a lot in Town Edit mode - freerealestate Full screen - fullscreen Toggle lot tooltips - displaylotpackagefilename Toggle "Llamas" warning icons [NOTE 3] - enablellamas Toggle framerate display at top right - fps Quit game - quit Display console commands - help
NOTE 1: This code allows additional cheat codes to be used and unlocks various testing options, as described below. NOTE 2: This code must be enabled before entering Create-A-Sim mode. NOTE 3: "Llamas" are the triangular warning signs that appears with some messages. NOTE 4: You can delete objects that normally cannot be removed (for example, Sims, mailbox, garbage can). You cannot get those objects back. Also,when the code is used on a Sim with the "good" trait they will have a halo appear on their head when you exit Buy/Build mode.