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Trouble installing Sims 2 Deluxe

Just bought Sims 2 Deluxe and when I installed it, i get a message to uninstall Sims 2 first. I never installed Sims 2. When I went into Control Panel to uninstall Sims 2 Deluxe, it's not showing any Sims programs at all. Don't know what to do?

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Oh you can only have Sims2 Deluxe, Sims2 double deluxe or Plain Sims2 so you must uninstall one of them.

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