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Electronic Software Download The Sims 3 Starter Pack Electronic Software Download PC/Mac

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What is Electronic Software Download or Digital Code product?


Electronic Software Download or delivered product is just like box software equivalent. This is a full version of the software, usually with the exact same End User License Agreement (license/use rights). The customer downloads the product directly to their computer from the Publisher site or a secure source endorsed by the Publisher rather than installing from a disk. The download link, instructions and license key are set to the customer via email, usually in 1-3 hours from purchase (deliveries can take up to 24 hours). Product keys are available if lost, and product can be re-installed if needed. For services, the key that is sent is all that is needed to activate the service from the manufacturers site. Email communication will come from our service provider at (noreply@esd.synnex.com).



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Model Compatibility: Personal Computer
ESRB Content Description: Crude humor, violence, sexual themes
Electronics Condition: New
Video Game Genre: Family
Software Format: Download code in email
ESRB Age Rating: T - Teen
video game sub-genre: Simulation
Series: The Sims
TCIN: 17033491
UPC: 886389087913
Item Number (DPCI): 207-28-9911

most helpful positive reviews

Fun and Awesome Game! Easy to Download

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
anna2 years ago
I love the Sims 3 game! It's so addicting. After reading many negative reviews on the downloadable version, I was worried that the code wasn't going to work and that my money was going to be wasted, but everything went perfectly. You just have to download Origin and follow the instructions on the em...see moreof the reviewer's review
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just be patient

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
JE1 year ago
verified purchaser
I also got the message that the code had been used already but I did a little research on it and a website forum said that it means that I had already activated that code. I had to go to my games under my EA account and was able to download the game just fine. It does take awhile for the game to d...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Wonderful Game!

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
Happy Camper1 year ago
I purchased the Starter Pack and Sims 3 Pets Expansion all at once as a digital download from Target.com. The game is fantastic and I am very happy with the process, just be prepared that the time from purchase through downloading and installing is time-consuming - though installing from actual disc...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Trials and Tribulations

(would not recommend)
3 out of 5 stars
Michael3 months ago
verified purchaser
I echo the comments from others regarding (lack of) ease of installation. Installation requires a confusing journey through Origin. After I got through the Origin process, installation on my 2015 MacBook Pro was unsuccessful. I recruited the assistance of my spouse who works as a software engineer t...see moreof the reviewer's review
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most helpful negative reviews

Don't buy the downloadable version

(would not recommend)
2 out of 5 stars
Timtim2 years ago
I purchased the downloadable version and target has sent me a used code which was a total nightmare. I had to contact Origin and it took a long time to resolve. Buy the actual disc copy and not the downloadable version.see moreof the reviewer's review
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(would not recommend)
2 out of 5 stars
bsmith1 year ago
verified purchaser
The code worked, origin downloaded, but the sims would never open on my Mac. it's been a nightmare. I just gave up and wasted $20. oh well, i guess.
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Doesn't work on newer Mac computers!

(would not recommend)
2 out of 5 stars
KH10 months ago
verified purchaser
I received the email with the link fairly quickly, and although the instructions for downloading were not clear, it is possible. As someone else posted, if you get the message that the code was already used, it's just likely that you already activated it yourself. Also, you have to download somethin...see moreof the reviewer's review
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Didnt even get to play

(would recommend)
1 out of 5 stars
Chromebookuser2 years ago
because of the computer i have i couldn't even play it. If you have a chromebook i would recomend not getting thissee moreof the reviewer's review
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