.SIMS3.BACKUP File Extension

The Sims 3 Backup File

General Information

Title SIMS3.BACKUP File Extension
Extension .sims3.backup
Full Form The Sims 3 Backup File
File Type Backup File
Developer Electronic Arts
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store game backup
Additional Functions Restore game progress
Features Game state preservation

File Characteristics

Quality High fidelity
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable By game

Use Cases

Game Progression Yes
Data Recovery Yes
Game Reversion Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Regular backups

Historical/Version Information

Associated with The Sims 3
File Use Since game release

Associated Types

Primary Extension .sims3
Other Extensions .package, .sim, .sims2pack

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
The Sims 3 Paid Windows, Mac