The 87th update for The Sims 4 was released on October 23, 2019. It's a small patch that only updates the macOS version of the game (to to fix a macOS-specific issue.

Patch notes[edit | edit source]

Hey Simmers!

Small but important update for macOS players. Catalina players have had a bit of a rough time thanks to some changes in how applications access files. This has made game play a little bumpy. This patch makes things work more reliably for Catalina users!

Additional information:

  • Simmers on macOS 10.15 (Catalina) will be prompted to allow The Sims 4 access to the Documents folder. Grant this request.[1]


Notes and references[edit | edit source]

  1. If access has accidentally been denied, these instructions can be followed:
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