Ultimate Guide to The Sims 2 Cheat Codes!

The Sims 2 is a famous game that keeps people all over the world entertained. But sometimes you may need extra help to have even more fun. The Sims 2 cheat codes let you do a lot of different things, like get infinite simoleons, change how the game looks, and help your sims in many different ways. This complete guide will cover all the cheat codes that work on all devices, giving you all the tools you need to make your SIM life perfect. Let’s learn about cheat codes and find out what The Sims 2 can do.

How to Use the Sims 2 Cheats

You’ll need to know how to get to the cheat panel before we start.

  • For PC gamers, hold down Ctrl, Shift, and C at the same time on your computer. This will bring up the console where you can type in the cheat code.
  • If you have a Mac, hold down Command and Shift while you press C.
  • For PS4 users, you have to pause the game to get to the cheats. Don’t forget to use the gnome cheat first (L1, R1, Up, X, R2).
  • For Xbox users, to get the trick gnome to show up, press L, R, D-Pad Up, A, and Back. Then get close to the gnome and press A to make it work.

List of PC Sims 2 Cheats


Sims 2 Hacks for Money

Taking care of your Sims’ money is an important part of The Sims 2. It’s up to players to make their Sims money, pay their bills, and buy things that will make their lives better. But a little extra money can make a big difference sometimes. Here are the money cheats for The Sims 2:

  • Kaching: Adds 1,000 Simoleons to your
  • Motherlode: Adds 50,000 Simoleons.
  • familyFunds family last night +/- number: This sets the funds of a specific household to any amount you wish.

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Sims 2 Needs Cheats and Sims 2 Mood Cheats

With these cheats, you can change your Sims’ feelings, hunger, cleanliness, and sleep needs.

  • maxmotives: This cheat will max out your Sims’ needs, making them happy and content.
  • motivedecay off: This will turn off the need decay, meaning your Sims’ needs will no longer decrease over time.
  • boolprop testingcheatsenabled true: This cheat will allow you to drag your Sims’ needs and moods up or down using the mouse. Hold down the Shift key and click on the Sim whose needs or moods you want to change.

Sims 2 Control Cheats

With these trick codes for The Sims 2, you can change your Sims’ traits and the places they live.

  • AddneighbortoFamilycheat [on/off]: Shift + left-click on an NPC to add one to the current household (certain limitations apply).
  • Forcetwins: With a pregnant sim selected, it transforms the pregnancy into a twin birth.
  • Plumbobtoggle [on/off]: Makes the overhead plumb bob (the diamond thingy above their heads) invisible.
  • boolProp snapObjectsToGrid [true or false]: Snap objects to the grid in-game.
  • boolprop enablepostprocessing true/false: Filmmaking help – must be true for all filmic cheats below to function.
  • letterbox (0.0-0.4): Creates a letterbox view of the size specified. You must first enter “boolprop enablepostprocessing true.”
  • filmgrain (0-1) Film Grain: Creates a film graininess. Must first enter “boolprop enablepostprocessing true” cheat.
  • vignette (centerx centery X): Creates a filmic look in which a focal point is clear, but everything around it is blurry. Must first enter “boolprop enablepostprocessing true” cheat.
  • Moveobjects on/off: Move objects freely, even your sims.
  • boolprop lotWater [true or false]: Creates lots of water or removes water (ponds) from lots.
  • boolprop displayNeighborhoodWater [true or false]: Set to false to remove water from the neighborhood.
  • boolprop displayLotImposters [true or false]: Set to false to remove house graphics from the neighborhood.
  • boolprop displayNeighborhoodRoads [true or false]: Set to false to remove neighborhood roads.
  • intProp maxNumOfVisitingSims [number]: Use in the neighborhood screen to invite more guests to a party.
  • help [cheat command]: Display information about the indicated cheat.
  • deleteAllCharacters: Use in the neighborhood view to remove all sims.
  • BlendLimits on/off: Turn off DNA blending.
  • intprop censorgridsize: 0 Set to 8 to return to normal.
  • bloom (r g b x): Bloom effect where everything’s so bright it blurs together (a lasitcom flashbacks) “r” “g” and “b” are color values (0-255), and “x” is the amount of blooming from 0 to 255.
  • boolprop lotTerrainLighting [true or false]: Lot lighting. Set to false, and lots will not light up when highlighted in the neighborhood.
  • boolprop lotTerrainPaints [true or false]: Lot terrain paints. Set to false to remove floor painting on lots.
  • boolprop displayNeighborhoodRoadsWithModel [true or false]: Neighborhood bridges. Set to false to remove bridges from the neighborhood.
  • boolprop displayNeighborhoodFlora [true or false]: Neighborhood plants. Set to false to remove trees/plants from the neighborhood.
  • boolprop displayNeighborhoodProps [true or false]: Neighborhood props. Set to false to remove props like rocks and towers from the neighborhood.
  • terraintype desert/temperate: Change terrain. This can only be used in neighborhood view and toggles between 2 terrain types.
  • Slowmotion [0-8]: Slow motion. 0 is the normal speed, and 8 is the slowest.
  • expand: Expand console window.
  • StretchSkeleton [number]: Stretch sim size to number. 1.0 is the normal size.
  • Vsync on/off: Turning it off improves game performance but with graphical errors.
  • help: Show cheat help.
  • deleteallcharacters: Delete neighborhood.
  • aging on/off: Toggle sim aging.
  • exit: Exit game.
  • Autopatch on/off: This allows the game to automatically look for game patches.

List of Sims 2 Cheats for PlayStation


Before you can enter these cheats, you need to enter the ‘gnome cheat’ – L1, R1, Up, X, R2.

  • R1, L1, R2, Right, Left: Give Money (9,999 Simoleons).
  • Circle, L2, Left, Circle, Up, Circle: Unlock all lots.
  • Circle, Square, L1, Up, Down: Advance clock 6 hrs.
  • Triangle, Circle, Square, R2, Left: Set skill level.
  • Up, Circle, Up, Right, L2: Fill all motives.
  • R2, Square, Up, Down, Right, X: Unlock all recipes.
  • Square, R2, Down, Right, Square: Unlock all clothing.
  • L2, Circle, Down, Left, Up: Unlock all objects.
  • R1, L1, R1, L1, Triangle: Horn audio.

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List of Sims 2 Cheats for Xbox

Before you can enter these cheats, you must first enter the ‘master cheat’ – L, R, Up, A, Black.

  • R, L, Black, D-Pad Right, D-Pad Left: Gives the household 10,000 Simoleons.
  • D-Pad Up, B, D-Pad Up, D-Pad Right, White: Max all motives.
  • White, B, D-Pad Down, D-Pad Left, D-Pad Up: Unlock all objects.
  • Black, X, D-Pad Up, D-Pad Down, D-Pad Right, A: Unlock all recipes.
  • X, Black, D-Pad Down, D-Pad Right, X: Unlock all clothes.

Remember that cheats can sometimes cause strange effects or even bugs in the game, so be careful when you use them and always save your progress before you try something new.

The Sims 2 cheat codes are the best way to give your game a new lease on life and give you and your Sims a world of endless options. No matter what platform you use, these tips will help you make the perfect Sim life. You can find cheat codes, tips, and tricks for your favorite games in our gaming guides. Have fun swimming!

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