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Pregnancy Mega Mod v7

by scumbumbo Posted 31st Jan 2015 at 1:51 AM - Updated 15th Nov 2018 at 10:57 AM by scumbumbo : Updated for Nov 13, 2018 game patch
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Updated 11-15-2018 --- There was an issue that likely caused many players to not be able to run v7 from yesterday's download, this has been corrected and the upload patched today.

Version 7 is now updated to work with the 1.47.49 (November 13, 2018) game patch.

Important Game Patch Note - Following the May 4, 2015 game patch, it is now possible to affect the gender of offspring by what the expectant mother eats and listens to. Because of this, the gender of offspring is no longer guaranteed after a scan or set offspring is done

As long as between the scan or set the mother does not eat the foods or listen to the music types below, everything should stay accurate. However, until we can get extracts of the game XML, it is not clear if the statistic used to track the food and music may "decay" or drift back to zero, like relationships. If this occurs, then it is possible that things can still change even if those foods/music are avoided after the scan IF they were not avoided prior to it. Basically, it makes a mess of things, and only time will tell. I can create an add-on that will alter the pregnancy function to work as it used to if it bothers enough people that things are no longer strictly deterministic.

From the patch notes:
  • Strawberries and Pop music (one, the other, or both) seem to lead to more baby girls.
  • Carrots and Alternative music seem to lead to more baby boys.

Description

The Pregnancy Mega Mod is a team effort - a combination of existing and new mods written by java7nerd and Scumbumbo repackaged and designed to be mega easy to use. It includes java7nerd's Pregnancy Scan and Reseed, plus Scumbumbo's Pregnancy Terminator, PLUS a new feature to allow setting what stage a sim's pregnancy is in or even immediately beginning labor.

The new Pregnancy pie-menu items will only show up when clicking on any pregnant sim. The menu is available for teens through elder targets. The screenshots above show the majority of menu items which are available and how easy it will be to access the features of the combined mods. If you can play The Sims 4, you can use this mod!

Update: Version 3 adds translations for Chinese, Russian, and Brazilian Portuguese. If you do not need the additional languages there is no need to update. Note that translations affect only the pie-menus and will not change the notifications generated by the script.

Note that the original Pregnancy Scan and Reseed and Pregnancy Terminator mods are not required for this mod, they are built in. If you want to keep the old mods, they will not conflict with this mod.

Installation Instructions and Compatibility

For easiest installation, I strongly urge using The Sims 4 Mod Manager by Raxdiam for a fully automatic install, or you can install manually. Since this mod contains both a script mod and XML package file, manual installation is only suggested if you are familiar with this kind of mod. See further below for manual mod installation notes.

Script mods must be enabled in your game options for this mod to work properly.

This mod was written and tested on Windows for The Sims 4 version 1.47.49 (November 13, 2018).

No XML files were changed for this mod, everything in the package is new and the script injects the new XML into the sim objects. As such it should not conflict with any other mod, even ones that modify sim's pie menus.

Miscellaneous but Important Notes

Choosing triplets with specific genders may result in a noticeable delay in generating the offspring. The mod will make up to 20,000 attempts to generate the requested offspring before giving up. This will probably never happen unless the household is too full to create the requested number of offspring. A notification of the failure will appear and the pregnancy will remain unaltered.

If the population of the pregnant sim's household changes between the time of the scan and the resulting labor, more or fewer offspring may result.

Manual Installation

The zip file you downloaded should contain a package file and a zip file ending in _Script. Unzip both files into your Mods folder, but do not unzip the zip file ending in _Script -- that should end up in the Mods folder still zipped.

The package file can be placed into a subfolder, however the script file must be placed directly in the Mods folder.

There are two images in the screenshots above which indicate the files required in the Mods folder and how to enable script mods.

Princemajik also covers the manual install process in a mod review on YouTube. Although this video is for the SimLotto mod, the same technique is used for this mod.

Additional Credits
  • java7nerd for the Pregnancy Scan and Reseed, ideas for improvements, and testing
  • Velocitygrass for the Sims4XmlExtractor
  • Kuree and all the others at Sims4Group who have put together the S4PE tool
  • Translations
    • egureh for the Chinese translation
    • KuriXarya for the Russian translation
    • jor for the Brazilian Portuguese translation
    • tonttuli for the Finnish translation
    • Tracas for the Spanish translation
    • Eman for the Italian translation
    • Jevi for the German translation
    • Mebb for the French translation

You must have the expansion, game version or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 4
Built with Game Version: 1.47.49
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
PregnancyMegaMod.zip | Pregnancy Mega Mod by java7nerd and Scumbumbo.

Size: 27.9 KB · Downloads: 442,695 · 15th Nov 2018
27.9 KB 442,695 15th Nov 2018
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Basic Download and Install Instructions:
1. Download: Click the File tab to see the download link. Click the link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.
Read the upload description for installation instructions. If nothing else is specified, do the following:
2. Extract: Use WinRAR (Windows) to extract the .package file(s) (if included, ts4script as well) from the .rar or .zip file(s).
3. Cut and paste the .package file(s) (if included, ts4script as well) into your Mods folder
  • Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 4\Mods\
  • Windows Vista/7/8/8.1: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 4\Mods\

Need more information?
  • Anyone can use both .rar and .zip files easily! On Windows, use WinRAR.
  • If you don't have a Mods folder, just make one.
  • Mod still not working? Make sure you have script mods enabled
 
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Mad Poster
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#2 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 2:25 AM
Fabulous! I am using a mod that added an extra day to the pregnancy, will I need to remove it before using this mod? I kind of like the longer pregnancy.
Test Subject
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#3 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 3:30 AM
OMG!!!! Thanks HEAPS for this, I feel Sims 4 has lacked these option ALOT!! You deserve a medal Cheers!!!
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#4 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 4:56 AM
Super!!!
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#5 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 4:56 AM
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Originally Posted by lewisb40
Fabulous! I am using a mod that added an extra day to the pregnancy, will I need to remove it before using this mod? I kind of like the longer pregnancy.


Yeah, the mod doesn't override any existing XML or scripts, just adds new items. It shouldn't conflict with anything.
Field Researcher
#6 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 5:52 AM
AWESOME! Finally we have a pie-menu script mod! Thank you so much!
Here is the STBL file for CHT, in case you need Chinese translation. Thanks again!
Download - please read all instructions before downloading any files!
File Type: zip STBL-CHT.zip (556 Bytes, 173 downloads)
Mad Poster
#7 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 6:03 AM
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Originally Posted by scumbumbo
Yeah, the mod doesn't override any existing XML or scripts, just adds new items. It shouldn't conflict with anything.


Awesome! Thank you!

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#8 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 6:23 AM
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Originally Posted by egureh
Here is the STBL file for CHT, in case you need Chinese translation. Thanks again!


Awesome, thanks for the translation! I'll get that added in when I get the chance.
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Test Subject
#9 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 7:08 AM
i have two of of them Pregnancy Scan and Pregnancy Terminator do i need to remove them and just use this new one that you just made?
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#10 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 7:38 AM
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Originally Posted by white_tiger2128
i have two of of them Pregnancy Scan and Pregnancy Terminator do i need to remove them and just use this new one that you just made?


The original mods are not required but will not interfere with this mod. There is a bug that we found in the original scan/reseed mod, I don't know if java7nerd intends to update the old mod with the fix or not. The bug only crops up in certain circumstances, but the version in this mod fixes it.
Test Subject
#11 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 7:59 AM
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Originally Posted by scumbumbo
The original mods are not required but will not interfere with this mod. There is a bug that we found in the original scan/reseed mod, I don't know if java7nerd intends to update the old mod with the fix or not. The bug only crops up in certain circumstances, but the version in this mod fixes it.


sorry so i can remove them
Lab Assistant
#12 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 9:28 AM
Thank you so much!
Russian translation.
Download - please read all instructions before downloading any files!
File Type: rar STBL_RUS.rar (568 Bytes, 58 downloads)
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#13 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 11:23 AM
Thank you so much...

I actually was in desperate need for this kind of mod... I had triplets yesterday and no room for them / money to build rooms for them on the lot.
Fortunatelly I still had a save game before they were born, so with the help of this mod, there´s only a single child now!
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#14 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 11:28 AM
Works great!!! Thanks!
Test Subject
#15 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 12:53 PM
Default Translation to Portuguese Brazil
Translation to Portuguese Brazil, so I do not know if in the right STBL file, I used the same as for the language in the sims 3
Download - please read all instructions before downloading any files!
File Type: rar S4_220557DA_00000000_1184CB2FC430848A%%+STBL.rar (483 Bytes, 41 downloads)
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#16 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 1:38 PM
Hallelujah, you guys are amazing ♥!
Test Subject
#17 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 2:12 PM
will it still work with this mod Quadruplets, quintuplets & sextuplets by pekesims or will i need to remove it?
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#18 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 2:14 PM
thanks you
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#19 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 3:38 PM
Thank you so much. Now all we need is a mod to make them pregnant :)
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#20 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 3:45 PM
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Originally Posted by white_tiger2128
will it still work with this mod Quadruplets, quintuplets & sextuplets by pekesims or will i need to remove it?


The mod will work with pekesims mod and the scan should work fine. The only limitation would be that the "Set Offspring" portion would not have the ability to choose pregnancies beyond triplets; however, the first "Random" option would still work to completely roll up a new random pregnancy and would have the chance to be quads, quints or sextups.
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#21 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 3:47 PM
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Originally Posted by RayleenB
Thank you so much. Now all we need is a mod to make them pregnant


Yes, I've already considered how this could be done. No promises but it will likely get added in, soon if it turns out to be as easy as I think it would be.
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#22 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 3:49 PM Last edited by scumbumbo : 31st Jan 2015 at 4:07 PM.
@KuriXarya @jor - Thanks for the additional translations!

Edit: I've updated the mod with translations.
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#23 Old 31st Jan 2015 at 6:17 PM
Thank you for this. Any way to make the options available to non-active sims? Like if my sim gets one of the townies pregnant.
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