To save disk space, you can delete the Disk Images folders after the installation has i was having the same problem so i tried what you suggested and it still doesnt work all i get is an error saying "Cannot copy TS2UPD: Invalid MS-Dos function. maybe somebody can help :confused: You have most likely purchased a bad copy, I recently bought the Sims Fullhouse and at least three of the disks would not work, returned it to the shop for an exchange and the new copy works perfect... This resolved a problem that prevented me from being able to install both the University and Nightlife packs on my machine. Right-click inside the window and select New, and then Folder.
Thank you for posting this, it was incredibly helpful.: D Make sure to follow the steps below exactly as they read, or else the install may not work. Name the folder Disk Images it is important that the name has a space in it.
Please note that patches change game files, so you are downloading and installing these patches at your own risk.
You must be running the Sims 2 for PC to install the patches.
This will copy the contents of the CD into the Disk1 folder.
Well, I figured out a sure way to beat this issue, but no one is going to like it much.
Anyone using an Ad-blocker plugin will be forced to wait 180 seconds instead of 10 on the "please wait" page.
VIP Membership For as little as .00 per month you can become a VIP member.
This means our main source of income to cover bandwidth costs is blocked when you are using our free service.
We would ask that you whitelist us and allow ads to show.
Insert Disk 1 of The Sims 2 University into your CD-ROM drive and if the autoplay starts, cancel it. All the contents of the disk should now be highlighted, click on Edit at the top of the window again and choose Copy.