Max All Skills Cheat in The Sims 4

Here's how to level up your sims. It just takes a bit of cheating!

In The Sims 4, there are many different skills that sims can acquire, ranging from baking to skating. These skills can be built up naturally over time by completing activities within the skillset. There is an alternative for the impatient, however. Using the cheats function, simmers can quickly have their sims max out all of their skills, allowing them to acquire benefits and complete tasks at a higher caliber.

How to Max Out Any Skill in The Sims 4

Here's the ultimate list on how to get a sim to master their world and stand above the rest.

How To Set Up Cheats

In order to start using cheats, the player needs to hit ctrl+shift+c in the game, which then brings up a text box in the top left. Then, type testingcheats true. After this, the cheats are ready to be entered.

Major Skills

Major Skills are any skills that have a maximum skill number of 10. They require their own cheat. The formula is stats.set_skill_level Major_Skill 10.

  • Acting
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Acting 10
  • Archaeology
    •  stats.set_skill_level Major_Archaeology 10
  • Baking
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Baking 10
  • Charisma
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Charisma 10
  • Comedy
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Comedy 10
  • Cooking
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_HomestyleCooking 10
  • DJ
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_DJ 10
  • Fishing
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Fishing 10
  • Flower Arranging
    • stats.set_skill_level statistic_skill_AdultMajor_FlowerArranging 10
  • Gardening
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Gardening 10
  • Gourmet Cooking
    • stats.set_skill_level GourmetCooking_Skill 10
  • Guitar
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Guitar 10
  • Handiness
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Handiness 10
  • Herbalism
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Herbalism 10
  • Knitting
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Knitting 10
  • Logic
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Logic 10
  • Mischief
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Mischief 10
  • Mixology
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Bartending 10
  • Painting
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Painting 10
  • Parenting
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Parenting 10
  • Photography
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Photography 10
  • Piano
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Piano 10
  • Pipe Organ
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Pipe Organ 10
  • Programming
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Programming 10
  • Rocket Science
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Rocket Science 10
  • Singing
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Singing 10
  • Veterinarian
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Vet 10
  • Video Gaming
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_VideoGaming 10
  • Violin
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Violin 10
  • Wellness
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Wellness 10
  • Writing
    • stats.set_skill_level Major_Writing 10

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Minor Skills

Minor Skills work similarly to Major Skills, but they only go to level 5 instead. The formula is stats.set_skill_level Minor_Skill 5.

  • Dancing
    • stats.set_skill_level Minor_Dancing 5
  • Media Production
    • stats.set_skill_level Minor_Media 5
  • Selvadoradian Culture
    • stats.set_skill_level Minor_Local Culture 5

Miscellaneous Skills

These are skills that The Sims 4 team has left with general cheat codes. They have slightly different formulas.

  • Bowling
    • stats.set_skill_level Skill_Bowling 5
  • Fitness
    • stats.set_skill_level Skill_Fitness 10
  • Pet Training
    • stats.set_skill_level skill_dogtraining 5
  • Vampire Lore
    • stats.set_skill_level VampireLore 15

Toddler Skills

Toddler Skills are specifically meant for the toddler age group. The formula is stats.set_skill_level statistic_skill_toddler_skill 5.

  • Communication
    • stats.set_skill_level statistic_skill_toddler_communication 5
  • Imagination
    • stats.set_skill_level statistic_skill_toddler_imagination 5
  • Movement
    • stats.set_skill_level statistic_skill_toddler_movement 5
  • Potty
    • stats.set_skill_level statistic_skill_toddler_potty 5
  • Thinking
    • stats.set_skill_level statistic_skill_toddler_thinking 5

Child Skills

Child Skills are cheats specifically meant for the child age group. The formula is stats.set_skill_level skill_child_skill 10.

  • Creativity
    • stats.set_skill_level skill_child_creativity 10
  • Mental
    • stats.set_skill_level skill_child_mental 10
  • Motor
    • stats.set_skill_level skill_child_motor 10
  • Social
    • stats.set_skill_level skill_child_social 10

Hidden

There are two hidden, activity-based skills cheats. The formula is stats.set_skill_level Skill_Hidden_Skill 5.

  • Rock Climbing
    • stats.set_skill_level Skill_Hidden_TreadMill 5
  • Skating
    • stats.set_skill_level Hidden_Skating 5

Get To Work

The cheats that accompany the Get to Work expansion pack are centered around retail skills. The formula is stats.set_skill_level retail_skill 5.

  • Work Ethic
    • stats.set_skill_level retail_workethic 5
  • Maintenance
    • stats.set_skill_level retail_maintenance 5
  • Sales
    • stats.set_skill_level retail_sales 5

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