How to Cheat

Something hardcore fans of The Sims have known for a long time, but may not be overtly apparent to others, is that cheating is a big part of the game. Not only is it easy to access, but it’s even something we kinda, sorta, actually encourage. Yeah, you heard us. It’s okay to cheat. Nobody’s looking. Cheats are the best way to attempt the obscure and scratch your curiosity itch. Strap in as we show you not only how to cheat in The Sims 4, but tell you a few of our favorites.

How to do you enter cheats in The Sims 4?
Press “CTRL+Shift+C” on the keyboard while in game. This will bring up the cheat dialogue box where you can enter cheats. Don't forget to press “Enter” after typing in a cheat.
How do you cheat for more Simoleons?
For 1,000 Simoleons type “rosebud” or “kaching”. For 50,000 Simoleons type “motherlode”.
How do you make all homes in the world view free?
To activate, type “FreeRealEstate on” and to disable, type “FreeRealEstate off”.
How do you get locked Career Items in Build catalog to purchase?
Go into build mode and open the cheat dialogue box and type “bb.ignoregameplayunlocksentitlement”.
How do you unlock testing cheats?
Type “testingcheats true”. Now you can click on an object while pressing Shift Key to get options like “Make Dirty” or “Make Clean”.
How do you teleport your Sims without them being a Vampire?
Using “testingcheats true” click anywhere on the ground while holding shift in the area where you want your Sim to teleport and select “Teleport Me Here”.
How do you manipulate a Sims Needs?
Type “testingcheats true”. While holding the Shift key click on a Sim, select “Cheat motive”.
How do you leave a Sim in a static state?
Type “testingcheats true”. While holding the Shift Key click on a Sim, select “Cheat motive”, and then select “Disable Motive Decay”.
How do you set your household with a specific amount of Simoleons?
Type “testingcheats true”. Type “Money X”, where X is the amount you'd like your household to have. If there is more in a household's funds than the number you set, it will subtract funds from their account.
How can you move objects anywhere you want?
Type “bb.moveobjects on”. Use the “9” and “0” keys to adjust the object you are holding. Be aware this can cause some unusual visuals as you're placing items in an area they weren't originally meant to go to.
How can you see objects that are hidden in the build / buy catalog?
Type “bb.showhiddenobjects”.