SimCity 4 (Deluxe Edition) - List of parameters to disable the intro, the sound ... game

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SimCity 4 provided settings for :
- Start the game window (in the desired resolution)
- Run the game in a custom resolution (not proposed by default in the game)
- Automatically disable introduction (EA Games ...)
- Turn off the music and / or sounds of the game

To start the game with the settings, you will inevitably create a shortcut to the "SimCity 4.exe" file.

If you want to run this game in SimCity 4, it will be necessary that you follow our tutorial : SimCity 4 (Deluxe Edition) - Installation under Windows 8.

To do this, go to the Apps folder located in the game folder.
Default :
- C:\Program Files\Maxis\SimCity 4 Deluxe\Apps\ (or C:\Program Files (x86)\Maxis\SimCity 4 Deluxe\Apps\ under 64-bit)

Right click on the "SymCity 4.exe" file and click "Send To -> Desktop (create shortcut)".

Then right click -> Properties on the shortcut has been added to your desktop.

In the first box (named : Target), you can add the parameters (leaving a space before each time).

Here are the parameters :

  • Start the game window (in the desired resolution) :
    -w -r800x600x32
  • Start the game in a custom resolution (not proposed by default in the game). This parameter is for run the game with a 1680x1050 resolution and 32-bit color mode.
    -CustomResolution:enabled -r1680x1050x32
  • Automatically disable the introduction (E.A. Games ...) :
    -intro:off
  • Turn off the music game :
    -music:off
  • Turn off game sounds :
    -audio:off
  • Force the game to use only one processor (one heart) :
    -CPUCount:1