Cheating in Sims 4 is fairly simple, enter a set of keys (or buttons) to bring up the cheat window and then enter the correct cheat code and press enter.

If your cheat doesn’t work straight away, type “testingcheats on”, to put the game into cheat mode and try again.

Press control + shift + c, at the same time.

Play Station
Press both triggers and bumpers at the same time.

Press control + shift + c, at the same time.

Press both triggers and bumpers at the same time.

Cheat Description
testingcheats on Enables testing cheats in The Sims 4
kaching Money cheat that gives the family $1000
motherlode Gives the family $50,000 Simoleans
resetsim firstname lastname Resets a stuck Sim.
death.toggle true/false Disables death
headlineeffects on/off Enables or disables headline effects (good for screenshots).
freerealestate on/off Makes homes free when typed while shopping for a house.
household.autopay_bills true/false Enable or disable bills for the household
fps on/off Display the game’s frames per second, useful when tuning graphics settings.
hovereffects on/off Disable hover effect when you mouse-over a Sim
fullscreen Toggle fullscreen/windowed mode
bb.moveobjects Allows you to move objects anywhere you want, good for building. Use the 9 and 0 keys to adjust the item you’re ‘holding’.
bb.showhiddenobjects The old buydebug cheat – lets you buy many hidden objects.
bb.enablefreebuild Build anywhere, even on locked lots.
bb.ignoregameplayunlocksentitlement Ignore Gameplay Unlocks Entitlement – lets you buy items locked by careers.
sims.give_satisfaction_points x Gives a Sim x amount of satisfaction points with which you can buy rewards. Sims.give_satisfaction_points 5000 for example.
fillmotive x use fillmotive motive_energy or fillmotive motive_hunger
Cheat Description
careers.promote astronaut Astronaut Career
careers.promote athletic Athlete Career
careers.promote business Business Career
careers.promote criminal Criminal Career
careers.promote adult_critic Critic Career (City Living Expansion)
careers.promote culinary Culinary Career
careers.promote detective Detective Career (Get to Work Expansion)
careers.promote doctor Doctor Career (Get to Work Expansion)
careers.promote entertainer Entertainer Career
careers.promote adult_gardener Gardener Career (Seasons Expansion)
careers.promote painter Painter Career
careers.promote activist Politics Career (City Living Expansion)
careers.promote scientist Scientist Career (Get to Work Expansion)
careers.promote scout Scout (Children/Teens) (Seasons Expansion)
careers.promote secretagent Secret Agent Career
careers.promote socialmedia Social Media Career (City Living Expansion)
careers.promote techguru Tech Guru Career
careers.promote writer Writer Career
careers.demote X Replace X with career name to demote
Skill What it does Expansion
stats.set_skill_level Major_Archaeology 10 Max out Archaeology skill The Sims 4 Jungle Adventure
stats.set_skill_level Major_Baking 10 Max out Baking skill The Sims 4 Get to Work
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Bowling 5 Max out Bowling skill The Sims 4 Bowling Night Stuff
stats.set_skill_level Major_HomestyleCooking 10 Max out Cooking skill
stats.set_skill_level Minor_Dancing 5 Max out Dancing skill The Sims 4 Get Together
stats.set_skill_level Major_DJ 10 Max out DJ skill The Sims 4 Get Together
stats.set_skill_level Major_Charisma 10 Max out Charisma skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Comedy 10 Max out Comedy skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Fishing 10 Max out Fishing skill
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Fitness 10 Max out Fitness skill
stats.set_skill_level statistic_skill_AdultMajor_FlowerArranging 10 Max out Flower Arranging skill The Sims 4 Seasons
stats.set_skill_level Major_Gardening 10 Max out Gardening skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_GourmetCooking 10 Max out Gourmet Cooking skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Guitar 10 Max out Guitar skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Handiness 10 Max out Handiness skill Woodworking, Pumpkin Carving The Sims 4 Outdoor Retreat
​stats.set_skill_level Major_Herbalism 10 Max out Herbalism skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Logic 10 Max out Logic skill
stats.set_skill_level Minor_Media 5 Max out Media Production skill The Sims 4 Get Famous
stats.set_skill_level Major_Mischief 10 Max out Mischief skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Bartending 10 Max out Mixology skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Painting 10 Max out Painting skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Parenting 10 Max out Parenting skill The Sims 4 Parenthood
stats.set_skill_level skill_Dog 5 Max out Pet Training skill The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs
stats.set_skill_level Major_Photography 10 Max out Photography skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Piano 10 Max out Piano skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_PipeOrgan 10 Max out Pipe Organ skill The Sims 4 Vampires
stats.set_skill_level Major_Programming 10 Max out Programming skill
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Hidden_TreadMill 5 Max out Rock Climbing skill This is a hidden skill The Sims 4 Fitness Stuff
stats.set_skill_level Major_RocketScience 10 Max out Rocket Science skill
stats.set_skill_level Minor_LocalCulture 5 Max out Selvadoradian Culture skill The Sims 4 Jungle Adventure
stats.set_skill_level Major_Singing 10 Max out Singing skill The Sims 4 City Living
stats.set_skill_level Hidden_Skating 5 Max out Skating skill This is a hidden skill The Sims 4 Seasons
stats.set_skill_level VampireLore 15 Max out Vampire Lore skill The Sims 4 Vampires
stats.set_skill_level Major_Vet 10 Max out Vet skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_VideoGaming 10 Max out Video Gaming skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Violin 10 Max out Violin skill
stats.set_skill_level Major_Wellness 10 Max out Wellness skill The Sims 4 Spa Day
stats.set_skill_level Major_Writing 10 Max out Writing skill
stats.set_skill_level retail_workethic 5 Max out Retail Skills The Sims 4 Get to Work
stats.set_skill_level retail_maintenance 5
stats.set_skill_level retail_sales 5
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Child_Creativity 10 Max out Creativity skill for kids
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Child_Mental 10 Max out Mental skill for kids
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Child_Motor 10 Max out Motor skill for kids
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Child_Social 10 Max out Social skill for kids
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Toddler_Communication 5 Max out Communication skill for toddlers
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Toddler_Imagination 5 Max out Imagination skill for toddlers
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Toddler_Movement 5 Max out Movement skill for toddlers
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Toddler_Potty 3 Max out Potty skill for toddlers
stats.set_skill_level Skill_Toddler_Thinking 5 Max out Thinking skill for toddlers
Name Cheat code
Removes all emotions/moodlets sims.remove_all_buffs
Energized Moodlet sims.add_buff EnergizedHigh
Energized Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_energized
Confident Moodlet Sims.add_buff ConfidentHigh
Confident Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_confident
Flirty Moodlet Sims.add_buff FlirtyHigh
Flirty Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_flirty
Inspired Moodlet Sims.add_buff InspiredHigh
Inspired Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_inspired
Focused Moodlet Sims.add_buff FocusedHigh
Focused Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_focused
Playful Moodlet Sims.add_buff PlayfulHigh
Playful Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_playful
Sad Moodlet Sims.add_buff SadHigh
Sad Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_sad
Angry Moodlet sims.add_buff feelingangry
Angry Moodlet Sims.add_buff Social_Angry
Angry Moodlet sims.add_buff unfaithful
Angry Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_angry
Happy Moodlet Sims.add_buff Social_Happy
Happy Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_happy
Uncomfortable Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_uncomfortable
Embarrassed Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_embarrassed
Bored Moodlet sims.add_buff social_bored
Bored Moodlet (lasts 12 hours) sims.add_buff e_buff_bored
Tense Moodlet sims.add_buff Buff_Motives_Fun_desperate
Tense Moodlet (for 20 days) sims.add_buff buff_Tense
Dazed Moodlet sims.add_buff buff_Dazed
traits.clear_traits Removes all traits from your Sim
traits.equip_trait {TraitNameNoSpaces}
traits.equip_trait Alluring Alluring
traits.equip_trait AlwaysWelcome Always Welcome
traits.equip_trait AnglersTranquility Angler’s Tranquility
traits.equip_trait Antiseptic Antiseptic
traits.equip_trait Appraiser Appraiser
traits.equip_trait Bane Tormentor
traits.equip_trait Beguiling Beguiling
traits.equip_trait Business_Savvy Business Savvy
traits.equip_trait Carefree Carefree
traits.equip_trait Chronicler Professorial
traits.equip_trait Collector Collector
traits.equip_trait Connections Connections
traits.equip_trait CreativelyGifted Creatively Gifted
traits.equip_trait CreativeVisionary Creative Visionary
traits.equip_trait Dastardly Dastardly
traits.equip_trait Entrepreneurial Entrepreneurial
traits.equip_trait EpicPoet Poetic
traits.equip_trait EssenceOfFlavor Essence of Flavor
traits.equip_trait EternalBond Companion
traits.equip_trait Expressionistic Expressionistic
traits.equip_trait FamilySim Domestic
traits.equip_trait Fertile Fertile
traits.equip_trait FreeServices Free Services
traits.equip_trait FreshChef Fresh Chef
traits.equip_trait Frugal Frugal
traits.equip_trait GreatKisser Great Kisser
traits.equip_trait Gregarious Gregarious
traits.equip_trait GymRat Gym Rat
traits.equip_trait happy_toddler Happy Toddler
traits.equip_trait HardlyHungry Hardly Hungry
traits.equip_trait High_Metabolism High Metabolism
traits.equip_trait Hilarious Hilarious
traits.equip_trait Independent Independent
traits.equip_trait Invested Shrewd
traits.equip_trait LivingVicariously Vicarious
traits.equip_trait Longevity Long Lived
traits.equip_trait Marketable Marketable
traits.equip_trait Mastermind Mastermind
traits.equip_trait Memorable Memorable
traits.equip_trait MentallyGifted Mentally Gifted
traits.equip_trait Mentor Mentor
traits.equip_trait MorningPerson Morning Sim
traits.equip_trait Muser Muser
traits.equip_trait NeverWeary Never Weary
traits.equip_trait NightOwl Night Owl
traits.equip_trait Observant Observant
traits.equip_trait OneWithNature Naturalist
traits.equip_trait PerfectHost Perfect Host
traits.equip_trait PhysicallyGifted Physically Gifted
traits.equip_trait Piper Piper
traits.equip_trait Player Player
traits.equip_trait PotionMaster Potion Master
traits.equip_trait ProfessionalSlacker Professional Slacker
traits.equip_trait Quick_Learner Quick Learner
traits.equip_trait Savant Savant
traits.equip_trait Shameless Shameless
traits.equip_trait Sincere Sincere
traits.equip_trait SociallyGifted Socially Gifted
traits.equip_trait SpeedCleaner Speed Cleaner
traits.equip_trait SpeedReader Speed Reader
traits.equip_trait SteelBladder Steel Bladder
traits.equip_trait SuperGreenThumb Super Green Thumb
traits.equip_trait TheKnack Handy
traits.equip_trait top_notch_toddler Top-Notch Toddler
traits.equip_trait ValuedCustomer Thrifty
traits.equip_trait Webmaster Webmaster
traits.remove_trait {TraitNameNoSpaces} Removes a particular trait from your Sim
traits.equip_trait ChopstickSavvy Chopstick Savvy City Living
traits.equip_trait HomeTurf Home Turf City Living
traits.equip_trait InTheKnow In the Know City Living
traits.equip_trait SpiceHound Spice Hound City Living
traits.equip_trait trait_hidden_career_critic_thrifty Critically Connected City Living
traits.equip_trait Sickness Sickness Resistance Get to Work
traits.equip_trait Trait_Archaeology Museum Patron Jungle Adventure
traits.equip_trait Trait_JungleExplorer Treasure Hunter Jungle Adventure
traits.equip_trait GreatStoryteller Great Storyteller Outdoor Retreat
traits.equip_trait IncrediblyFriendly Incredibly Friendly Outdoor Retreat
traits.equip_trait StovesAndGrillsMaster Stoves and Grills Master Outdoor Retreat
traits.equip_trait Survivalist Survivalist Outdoor Retreat
traits.equip_trait Argumentative Argumentative Parenthood
traits.equip_trait BadManners Bad Manners Parenthood
traits.equip_trait Compassionate Compassionate Parenthood
traits.equip_trait EmotionalControl Emotional Control Parenthood
traits.equip_trait GoodManners Good Manners Parenthood
traits.equip_trait Irresponsible Irresponsible Parenthood
traits.equip_trait LifeSkills_Responsible Responsible Parenthood
traits.equip_trait LifeSkills_Unfeeling Insensitive Parenthood
traits.equip_trait Mediator Mediator Parenthood
traits.equip_trait Uncontrolled Uncontrolled Parenthood
Traits.equip_trait RegainedHumanity Regained Humanity Vampires
Traits.equip_trait TheMaster I am the Master Vampires
Traits.equip_trait TrueMaster A True Master Vampires
modifyrelationship {PlayedSimFirstName} {PlayedSimLastName} {TargetSimFirstName} {TargetSimLastName} 100 LTR_Friendship_Main Adds positive friendship to 2 Sims. Example: modifyrelationship Bella Goth Mortimer Goth 100 LTR_Friendship_Main
modifyrelationship {PlayedSimFirstName} {PlayedSimLastName} {TargetSimFirstName} {TargetSimLastName} 100 LTR_Romance_Main Adds positive romance to 2 Sims. Example: modifyrelationship Bella Goth Mortimer Goth 100 LTR_Romance_Main
modifyrelationship {PlayedSimFirstName} {PlayedSimLastName} {TargetSimFirstName} {TargetSimLastName} -100 Friendship_Main Adds negative friendship to 2 Sims. Example: modifyrelationship Bella Goth Mortimer Goth -100 LTR_Friendship_Main
modifyrelationship {PlayedSimFirstName} {PlayedSimLastName} {TargetSimFirstName} {TargetSimLastName} -100 Romance_Main Adds negative romance to 2 Sims. Example: modifyrelationship Bella Goth Mortimer Goth -100 LTR_Romance_Main
relationship.introduce_sim_to_all_others Makes Acquaintances with all Sims (takes a few seconds)
relationships.create_friends_for_sim Spawns a new Sim friend on your lot (80% friendship bar)
Shift + click on Sim > Add to Family Add the Sim to the current family
modifyrelationship {PlayedSimFirstName} {PlayedSimLastName} {TargetPetFirstName} {TargetPetLastName} 100 LTR_SimToPet_Friendship_Main Adds positive friendship to a Sim and a pet. Example: modifyrelationship Bella Goth Cashew Goth 100 LTR_SimToPet_Friendship_Main
modifyrelationship {PlayedSimFirstName} {PlayedSimLastName} {TargetPetFirstName} {TargetPetLastName} -100 LTR_SimToPet_Friendship_Main Adds negative friendship to a Sim and a pet. Example: modifyrelationship Bella Goth Cashew Goth -100 LTR_SimToPet_Friendship_Main
Register of Tomorrow bucks.unlock_perk RegisterMimic true
Stunning Sign bucks.unlock_perk SignageMimic true
Provocative Pedestal bucks.unlock_perk PedestalMimic true
Extra Worker Slot 1 bucks.unlock_perk AdditionalWorker_1 true
Extra Worker Slot 2 bucks.unlock_perk AdditionalWorker_2 true
Serious Shopper bucks.unlock_perk CustomerPurchaseIntent true
MegaManager bucks.unlock_perk ImproveManagementSocials true
Slick Salesman bucks.unlock_perk ImproveRetailSocials true
Superfluous Surplus bucks.unlock_perk DecreaseRestocking_Temporary true
Cheaper Restocking bucks.unlock_perk DescreaseRestockingCost true
My First Simoleon bucks.unlock_perk StorePlacard_1 true
Fobbs 500 bucks.unlock_perk StorePlacard_2 true
Snazzy Shirt bucks.unlock_perk RetailOutfit true
Faster Checkouts Small bucks.unlock_perk CheckoutSpeed_Small true
Faster Checkouts Large bucks.unlock_perk CheckoutSpeed_Large true
Faster Restock Small bucks.unlock_perk RestockSpeed_Small true
Faster Restock Large bucks.unlock_perk RestockSpeed_Large true
Curious Shopper bucks.unlock_perk CustomerBrowseTime true
Sure Sale bucks.unlock_perk SureSaleSocial true
Instant Restock bucks.unlock_perk InstantRestock true
Curious Customers bucks.unlock_perk RecommendDishSocial true
Additional Waiter #1 bucks.unlock_perk AdditionalWaiter_1 true
Ingredient Quality Options bucks.unlock_perk IngredientQualityOptions true
Meal Rush bucks.unlock_perk MoreCustomers true
Surplus Harvest bucks.unlock_perk IngredientCostDiscount true
Patient Patrons bucks.unlock_perk LengthenImpatienceTimeout true
Additional Chef bucks.unlock_perk AdditionalChef true
Curiouser Customers bucks.unlock_perk RecommendDishFrequency true
Additional Waiter #2 bucks.unlock_perk AdditionalWaiter_2 true
Inspirational Speech bucks.unlock_perk InspirationalSpeechSocial true
Fast Eaters bucks.unlock_perk EatFaster true
Lower Employee Training Costs bucks.unlock_perk LowerEmployeeTrainingCost true
Ingredient Discount (small) bucks.unlock_perk CheaperIngredients_1 true
Well Funded Foodies bucks.unlock_perk ExpensiveOrders true
Tidy Tippers bucks.unlock_perk RiskFreeMarkup true
Ingredient Discount (large) bucks.unlock_perk CheaperIngredients_2 true
Well Managed bucks.unlock_perk LowerChanceBadEvents_Small true
The Chef’s Hat bucks.unlock_perk ChefsHat true
stats.set_stat commodity_BecomingVampire XXXX Begin process
traits.equip_trait trait_OccultVampire Make them a vampire
traits.remove_trait trait_OccultVampire Remove Vampire
stats.set_stat rankedStatistic_Occult_VampireXP XXXX Change the exp/rank of vampire
Conflict Resolution stats.set_stat lifeskillstatistic_conflictresolution X
Emotional Control stats.set_stat lifeskillstatistic_emotionalcontrol X
Empathy stats.set_stat lifeskillstatistic_empathy X
Manners stats.set_stat lifeskillstatistic_manners X
Responsibility stats.set_stat lifeskillstatistic_responsibility X

If you want to remove instead of add, use -X instead.

Unlock another employee bucks.unlock_perk AdditionalVet_1 true
Unlock another employee slot bucks.unlock_perk AdditionalVet_2 true
Increases the rate that customers arrive at the Clinic bucks.unlock_perk vetperks_MoreCustomers true
Customers do not get impatient as quickly, which is good for busy clinics bucks.unlock_perk vetperks_LengthenImpatienceTimeout true
Gives your Sim the inspirational speech social (making them inspired) bucks.unlock_perk vetperks_InspirationalSpeechSocial true
Lowers employee training costs bucks.unlock_perk vetperks_LowerEmployeeTrainingCost true
Reduces the chance of bad events while not active bucks.unlock_perk vetperks_LowerChanceBadEvents_Small true
Pets don’t get stressed as fast during treatments bucks.unlock_perk vetPerks_ReducePetStres true
Unlocks a special lab coat for your Sim bucks.unlock_perk vetperks_UnlockCASItem true
Allows you to alter vet supplies quality (chaper/high quality) bucks.unlock_perk SupplyQuality true