AwesomeMod Configuration For Dummies!

Current Upload Time: 2014/05/08 17:03:04

Story Mode Drivers
UseAwesomeStoryDriver

Uses AwesomeMod's own storydriver: Replaces craptastic EA StoryMode

AwesomeStoryPopCap

Maximum in-game population cap for AwesomeStory: Sims will not spawn if more sims exist in the world than this. 0 to disable.


Interface & Control Features - General
ExpertMode

Game will not constantly question your orders with pointless confirmations.

RoboticHandOfGod

The Hand of God is automated: Any garbage normally subject to the Hand of God will be automatically disposed of on a regular basis.

NoNudityCensorM

Male Nudity will not be censored.

NoNudityCensorF

Female Nudity will not be censored.

NoSparkleMotion

Disables the Eye Candy sparkle. Sometimes I doubt your commitment to Sparkle Motion.

NoSinging

Disables autonomous singing during actions.

NoKillWantsOnUnselect

Sims that become unselectable due to household change do not lose wants/opportunities.

AllowNPCHandToolTransfers

Inventory items may be dropped onto non-selectable sims for cross-fambly inventory transfer.

ManualNavigation

Move Orders May Be Queued Without Dropping

LessWhiny

Less Whining About Motives

LessIdleGoofOff

Sims less likely to perform idle goof-offs instead of queued actions.

NoRouteFail

No tantrum on route failure

NoAdultMoveRequirement

Do Not Require Included Adult When Splitting Households

AthleticAutoSelect

Automatically selects a better athletic tone when none has been chosen, instead of the worst possible Basic Tone.

NoUnPauseOnLoad

Game will not unpause itself when loaded while sims are asleep when saved while paused.

ShowNumericalValues

Tooltips and UI will show numerical values where available instead of just bars.

UseHigherPrecisionTime

Times (for moodlets, etc.) will be displayed to higher precision than default (27h instead of 1d, etc).

SkipSpeedFinishQueue

Speed 4 will finish queue instead of stopping after one action.

PauseAfterSkipSpeed

Speed 4 will pause instead of going to Speed 1 after completion.


Interface & Control Features - Supreme Commander & Radar
NoAutoSpeedInSC

Do not automatically change speed while Supreme Commander is active.

TrackAllMovingCars

Track all moving vehicles on radar map regardless of occupancy.

DontMoveMyCamera

Don't automove camera for stupid crap or selecting another sim.

PuppetMasterMode

Rightclick switching does not check household if household was previously selected.

AutoSellVendorTrashRocks

Sell/Refine will automatically sell low-grade Space Rocks as vendor trash due to poor transmutation value.

AutoSellVendorTrashRelics

Sell/Refine will automatically sell low-grade Non-Collectable Relics as vendor trash.


Gameplay Features - Core Behaviors
TS2Aging

Sims 2-style Aging: Only currently played household ages.

UnifiedDepreciation

Entire world depreciates instead of just current household.

UnifiedBilling

All other households must also pay their bills when the active household does(will occur automatically).

NoInventoryDestruction

Personal inventories of other sims in households you switch away from will not be deleted and replaced by random objects.

MotivePerkRebalance

Rebalances and tweaks motive perks to be more useful and others to be less overpowered/silly.

LawOfConservationOfMass

The Law of Conservation of Mass is applied to sim weight gain: Sims cannot gain weight without mass input.

CommLotBladderDecay

Community Lots Without Terlets No Longer Grant No Bladder Decay

NoAgingSwarm

Sims that are busy will not wake up, drop queues, and Zergswarm another sim that is aging up.

NoCommunityStalkerSwarm

Ever watch how the rest of the community reacts anytime you visit a community lot? It's creepy. No more mass stalkings!

NoPsychicCurfewPolice

12 Curfew no longer enforced by psychic helicopter-police.

NoInactiveFastBabyAging

Babies in an inactive household no longer age up immediately, and age normally instead.

AllowNPCAspirationGain

Sims in other households may gain lifetime happiness points for filling wishes.

FulfillWantsWithoutLocking

Wants do not need to be locked to be fulfilled, so sims can do them on their own.

NonActiveTraitLearnings

Sims which are not the currently selected sim can still receive trait learnings about other sims.

NoBabyDisintegration

Babies and toddlers will not disintegrate when a sim leaves the house.

NoGhostAging

Ghosts no longer age.

NoRobotAging

Robots no longer age.

DisableExplorerSims

Disable appearance of explorer sims in vacation worlds.

DisableTouristSims

Disable appearance of tourist sims in home worlds.

DisableAutoGrouping

Disable autoforming of groups on Go Here With


Gameplay Features - Jobs & Skills
NoAutomaticSchool

Active/sacred sims no longer automatically assigned to schools, must enroll manually.

NoFreeJobSkills

Sims will no longer be given free skills on promotions: They must earn them!

AllowInactivePerfGain

Sims not in the current household may gain work performance and be promoted.

InvertPerfGainRuleForSacred

Invert above rule for your Chosen sims.

ScaleJobProgressToAging

Scale Rabbithole Job Progression To Age Lengths

ScaleAmbitionsProgressToAging

Scale Ambitions Job Progression To Age Lengths

JobDifficultyScaling

Additional multipler to rabbithole career difficulty: Stacks with above!

AmbitionsOtherXpMultiplier

Multiplier to XP gain from non-skilling functions for Ambitions XpBasedCareers. Large numbers give more XP.

AmbitionsSkillXpMultiplier

Multiplier to XP gain from skilling for Ambitions XpBasedCareers. Lower numbers give less XP.

NPCWorkUniformRemovalChance

Chance that NPCs will change out of their work uniforms automatically after work instead of keeping them forever. (EA Default: 0)

ScaleSkillDifficultyToAging

Scale Skilling Speed To Age Lengths: Does not affect vacation.

RegularSkillingDifficulty

Skilling difficulty is additionally increased by this factor for skills in regular world.

VacationSkillingDifficulty

Skilling difficulty for non-vacation-world skills increased by this factor while on vacation.

ShowFightSkills

Show fighting stats as fighting skill.

AcceptNoKewianBasedSubstitutes

Quality of Objects Used Affects Architect Rating.

AlwaysReportStylistAsChanged

Always report Stylist makeovers as changed, so player does not need to make circular changes.

SellInactiveConsignments

Consignment store items get sold off to world even if the seller is not the active household.

ShowOtherConsignments

Show consigned objects from other houses.


Gameplay Features - Objects & Object Usage
SmarterChairFinder

Smarter Chair-Finding Behavior: favors in-room chairs, similar to TS2

BooksNotMagicScrolls

Books don't disappear like magic scrolls

NoAutonomousReread

Sims will not autonomously reread old books. NO MORE RAYMUNDO!

SmarterVehicleChooser

Sims will more intelligently choose which cars to use.

BetterVehicleDisembark

Sims getting out of a vehicle will get out of the vehicle where they parked instead of the street.

InvisibleParkingSpots

Parking spots are invisible and do not display yellow & black bumper when in live mode. Visible in Build/Buy so you can move them.

WiredStereosIgnoreBedrooms

Stereos upgraded with 'wire house with speakers' no longer wire bedrooms.

AllIngredientsEdible

Eat all ingredients, such cheese and RAW MEAT! OM NOM NOM NOM!

PlantOnAnyLot

Plants may be planted on any lot, not just home lot.

HighFidelityPlantGrowth

Plants will grow according to standard rules instead of grow chances on non-active lots.

AnalRetentivePlantGrowth

Plants will still receive weeds and require watering even on non-active lots. This will probably kill them all. You were warned. Requires above.

BuyableWrittenBooks

Sim-written books are buyable at the bookstore.

RecipeBooksInLibrary

Non-Magic-Scroll Recipe books can be found at the library if on.

DisallowVisitorResParking

Disallows visitor parking on foreign residential lots due to lost and stuck vehicles.

StackRocksBySize

Stacks space rocks in inventory by size, ignoring type of rock.

LeaveTmogProduct

Don't automatically take the transmogrification product, leave it on the machine instead.


Gameplay Features - Romance & Perversion
MarriagePostMortem

Keep marriage lines on fambly tree entries after death. EXPERIMENTAL!

NoDeathExHate

Sims don't become hated exes on death, if later resurrected.

UseAwesomeNamingRules

Use AwesomeMod's last name rules instead of EAxis.

UseAwesomeJealousy

Don't use EA jealousy code: Must be on to use any other jealousy modes.

Enable12Woohoo

Disables hardcoded check against 12-woohoo. Does not actually enable it without additional XML hacks not included here.

EnablePedophilia

Enables adult-to-12 pedophilia, you SICKOS.


Autosave Features
AutoSaveInterval

Autosave Every X Minutes (0 to disable)

AutoSavesToKeep

Number of autosaves to keep.

AutoSaveOnlyWhenPaused

Avoid Gameflow Disruption: Only autosave when the game is paused.

NoUnpauseAfterAutoSave

Don't unpause after autosaving.


Console & Debug Features
DisableCDCheck

Disable CD Check - Useful To Avoid Accidentally Running Without AwesomeMod!

TestingCheatsEnabled

Enables testingcheatsenabled on as a default.

EnableDebugCommands

Enable All EA Debug Console Commands

EnableDebugInteractions

Enable All EA Debug Interactions: CRTL-SHIFT-Click to use (EXPERIMENTAL-UNSAFE-UNSUPPORTED!)

InformOnStoryAction

DEBUGGING: Be notified by a popup of any attempted Story Mode action. Ignored by third-party drivers.

AllowOverstuffedHouses

Removes 8-sim limit on houses. Note that this limit only applies to in-game, not CAS. Don't go crazy.

DisableESRB

EXPERIMENTAL: Disables ESRB Checks


CAS & Sim Creation Features
MaleNameGeneratorKey

Male Name Generator Key for STBL, format '/MaleName:Name#': Leave blank to use EAxian.

FemaleNameGeneratorKey

Female Name Generator Key, format '/FemaleName:Name#': Leave blank to use EAxian.

LastNameGeneratorKey

Last Name Generator Key, format '/FamilyName:Name#': Leave blank to use EAxian.

UseAwesomeCASRelRules

Uses AwesomeMod CAS relationship rules instead of EAxian

NoAdultCASRequirement

Do Not Require Included Adult in CAS

CASSliderScaleIncreased

Increases range of CAS facial sliders by CASSliderScaleMultiplier

CASSliderScaleMultiplier

CAS Slider Scale Multiplier for Above

DisableTraitCaps

Disable Trait Cap - Requires Console Code to Add More

BetterGeneticSkinBlend

Better Genetic Skin Blending For Sims of Different Swatches

NoVanillaPudding

Sims generated by the game will have randomized faces instead of Vanilla Puddingface.

NoSmilingInCAS

Stops that idiotic smiling in CAS, so your sims will look more like how you made them.

CustomSimFilterIsDefault

SimBin uses custom-sims-only filter by default.

CustomClothingFilterIsDefault

CAS shows custom skins by default for faster loading when switching categories.

NoDuplicateNames

Sims will not randomly roll identical names.

RandomizeSpawnedVoices

Sims spawned in-game will receive more randomized voices instead of Voice A 0.5

PlayWithGeneticsFreestyle

Play With Genetics in CAS can be done with any two sims of any age/gender, instead of having to change/changeback.


Build/Buy/Edit Mode
AlwaysBuildBuyHere

Build/Buy Buttons build on current lot instead of always home lot.

DontResetOnEditTown

Doesn't eject sims and cancel everything when performing edits in edit town. Don't enable this using the config, use setconfig to turn on/off as needed.

NeverRemoveOnLotTypeChange

Never remove objects when changing lot types.

BetterBBObjectInfo

More accurate information about an object's gameplay properties will be displayed in BuildBuy if available.

CopyLightSettings

Newly installed lights are set to be like others in the same room/rest of the lot, in that order.


For Administrative Use Only
AwesomeDebug

Prints AwesomeMod debug messages meaningless to peasants. Don't turn this on. It is not for you.

MoveInventoryObjects

Any object can be pulled out of the inventory. Emergency use only!

ExplodeInBFBVFS

Causes your game to explode in a Big Fiery Ball Visible From Space - DO NOT USE!


Save Settings To Cookie?
Save the file produced into the same place you installed AwesomeMod!