Disconnect audio crash is a bug present in The Sims 2 and The Sims Stories that occurs with audio devices. When a USB audio device is disconnected, it will crash the game.

Steps to cause the crashEdit

  • 1. Connect a USB audio device (Such as a keyboard with a headphone port) and plug the headphones or speakers.
  • 2. Set Windows to use the USB device by default for audio.
  • 3. Start The Sims 2 or The Sims Stories.
  • 4. Disconnect the USB audio device.
  • 5. The game will crash.


thumb|left|500px|A video showing the glitch