All Sims 4 Skill Cheats List

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When playing The Sims 4 have you ever wondered how to make the world’s most advanced Sim, with the specific skills you want to progress in careers, hobbies, or aspirations? Using skill cheats your Sims will be able to excel in whatever vision you have for them, and this method cuts out the hours of grinding out certain activities just to level them up yourself. You might want a super-fit Sim who loves the gym or someone who wants to become a gourmet chef, cooking the best dishes in the neighborhood. Whatever you’re searching for, we have the skills cheats for you and your Sims.

How to enable cheats

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In order to use these cheat codes, you’ll need to first learn how to enable cheats in The Sims 4. For PC users it’s Ctrl + Shift + C. If you’re a Mac user it’s Command + Shift + C. For console users, whether that’s PlayStation or Xbox, you just need to hold down all four shoulder buttons at once. A text box will appear in the top left corner to enter the cheats you want.

The Sims 4 skill cheats and what they do

This list consists of all the skill cheats you’ll need to make the ultimate Super Sim. There are some skill cheats for children and toddlers to help them age up as desired. Most of these skills have a maximum of 10 so bear that in mind when you get typing. The format you’ll want to take is:

stats.set_skill_level [Skill Name] X

Replace X with 1-10 to set your Sim’s skill level, where 10 is the highest, and swap [Skill Name] for any of the following skills:

  • Major_Acting
  • AdultMajor_Fabrication
  • Major_Archaeology
  • Major_Baking
  • Major_Bartending
  • Skill_Bowling (Maximum Level 5)
  • Major_Charisma
  • Major_HomestyleCooking
  • Major_Comedy
  • Minor_Dancing (Maximum Level 5)
  • Major_DJ
  • AdultMajor_FlowerArranging
  • Major_Fishing
  • Skill_Fitness
  • Major_Gardening
  • Major_GourmetCooking
  • Major_Guitar
  • Major_Handiness
  • Major_Herbalism
  • AdultMinor_JuiceFizzing (Maximum Level 5)
  • AdultMajor_Knitting
  • Major_Logic
  • Minor_Media (Maximum Level 5)
  • Major_Mischief
  • Major_Painting
  • Skill_Dog (Maximum Level 5)
  • Major_Photography
  • Major_Piano
  • Major_PipeOrgan
  • Major_Programming
  • Major_ResearchDebate
  • Major_Robotics
  • Skill_Hidden_TreadMill (Maximum Level 5. Hidden Skill).
  • Major_RocketScience
  • Minor_LocalCulture (Maximum Level 5)
  • Major_Singing
  • Hidden_Skating (Maximum Level 5. Hidden Skill).
  • VampireLore (Maximum Level 15)
  • Major_Vet
  • Major_VideoGaming
  • Major_Violin
  • Major_Wellness
  • Major_Writing
  • Retail_WorkEthic (Maximum Level 5)
  • Retail_Maintenance (Maximum Level 5)
  • Retail_Sales (Maximum Level 5)
  • Skill_Child_Creativity
  • Skill_Child_Mental
  • Skill_Child_Motor
  • Skill_Child_Social
  • AdultMajor_Knitting
  • Skill_Toddler_Communication
  • Skill_Toddler_Imagination
  • Skill_Toddler_Movement
  • Skill_Toddler_Potty
  • Skill_Toddler_Thinking

These are all of The Sims 4 cheats to improve your Sims’ skills as well as their children and toddlers. The whole family will soon be a super skilled, super-efficient machine. Just like any normal family…

The next generation of The Sims is currently in development, although no release window has been set as yet.

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