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Sims 4 Cheats: Money, Items, Objects

How to Open The Sims 4 Cheat Console

In order to use cheats in The Sims 4, you’ll first need to open the cheat console. To activate it:

On PC, hold CTRL and Shift, then press C.
On Mac, hold Command and Shift, then press C.
On PlayStation 4, hold all four shoulder buttons at once.
On Xbox One, hold all four shoulder buttons at once.

Once opened, the cheat console will appear as a thin box at the top of the screen. Into that, you can type any of the cheats below or on other pages. To close the cheat console, simply press the same keys or buttons.

help – gives you the full list of command and cheat codes

The Sims 4 money cheats

kaching – instantly gives you 1,000 simoleans
rosebud – also gives you 1,000 simoleans
motherlode – gives you 50,000 simoleans
Money {number} -Change funds from household to an exact number
sims.modify_funds [amount] – Adds a specific amount of money to a household

The Sims 4 – Career Promotion Cheats

careers.add_career[name] – Gives your Sim any chosen career (enter name of career not Sim)
careers.demote[name] – Lets you demote your selected Sim (enter name of career not Sim)
careers.promote[name] – Gives your selected Sim a promotion (enter name of career not Sim)
example:
careers.promote Business- Get promoted in the Business career – Management & Investor
careers.promote Painter -Get promoted in the Painter career – Master of the Real & Patron of the Arts

The Sims 4 – Fill Need Cheats

sims.fill_all_commodities – Maxes out a single Sim’s needs
stats.fill_all_commodities_household – Maxes out the whole household’s needs
sims.modify_in_cas – Allows you to edit your Sim in Create a Sim
fillmotive motive_[name] – Fill the [name] need of a Sim
example:
fillmotive motive_Energy
fillmotive motive_Hunger
fillmotive motive_Social
fillmotive motive_Fun

The Sims 4 – Technical Cheats

resetsim [Sim name] – Resets your chosen Sim, just as you could with The Sims 3
fullscreen – Toggle between windowed and fullscreen mode
FreeRealEstate on – A handy cheat that makes all neighborhood lots free
FPS on/off – Displays the game’s current framerate
headlineeffects on – Enables headline graphics
households.autopay_bills – Automatically pays your household bills

The Sims 4 – Build/Buy Mode Cheats

bb.enablefreebuild – Allows you to build on otherwise locked lots like Science Lab, Police Station and Hospital
bb.ignoregameplayunlocksentitlement – Allows you to ignore the restrictions placed on certain objects and styled rooms that are
bb.showhiddenobjects -Buy Debug mode (adds extra objects)
bb.moveobjects -combine objects by ignoring placement rules (Move Objects on)

More cheats

aspirations.complete_current_milestone – Completes the current milestone for your selected Sim
objects.consumables_infinite_toggle [true/false] – Makes all household consumables infinite supplies
sims.remove_all_buffs – Resets your Sim’s emotion state to “Fine”
cas.fulleditmode – Lets you edit everything about your Sim
Resetsim Firstname Lastname – Resets a stuck Sim back to the Home lot
fullscreen – Toggles between fullscreen and windowed mode
locked behind career promotions
objects.consumables_infinite_toggle – Gives you infinite amounts of consumables including the awesome Cow Plant milk and one-time use potions that you can buy with satisfaction points

Move Objects Cheat

The Move Objects Cheat enables you to create unique objects by combining two or more items. For example, grab a bed and some curtains and use the move object cheats to create a four-poster bed. You can use the cheat with any object too, so use your imagination.

To activate the cheat:

  1. Type Ctrl-Shift-C/Command-Shift-C to bring up the game’s console.
  2. Enter “testingcheats true”
  3. Enter “bb.moveobjects”
  4. Enter “Ctrl-Shift-C” to close the dialog box
  5. To turn off the cheat, repeat steps 1-4.

Note, once the cheat is off, you can’t move the affected objects. If you do, the “moveobject” ability will be lost.

testingcheats true – Entering this enables shift-click cheats
When you shift-click a Sim or object, you’ll be given a few cheat options to choose from. These include:
Reset Object – Resets the selected Sim
Add to Family – Adds the selected Sim to the current household
Cheat Motive > Make Happy – Fills all need bars and gives current Sim a happy mood
Cheat Motive > Enable Motive Decay – Allows needs/motives to behave normally
Cheat Motive > Disable Motive Decay – Freezes need degradation
Modify in CAS – Edit selected Sim in Create a Sim, except for their name and inherited traits