Instructions for Installation

Please follow the instructions below to download and install the software.



Download Microsoft Windows Vista/Windows 7-compatible version of the PlayOnline Viewer

The size of the files to be downloaded is 60MB. The time required for the download will differ depending on the speed of your connection.

[ Instructions ]

  1. Please read the software license agreement carefully and click “Agree” if you consent to the terms. If you do not agree to the license agreement, the software cannot be downloaded.

  2. Once the download screen has been displayed, select where you would like to save the file and click Save.
    *Depending on your operating systems settings, a File Download Security Warning window may appear. Square Enix has inspected this software and verified that there are no problems. Please confirm the file name and click Save.



  3. Once the Download complete window has appeared, the download process is complete.


Install Microsoft Windows Vista/Windows 7-compatible version of the PlayOnline Viewer


NOTE

[ Instructions ]

  1. Double click on the downloaded file, setup.
    *Depending on the Windows PC being used, the above file may be displayed as setup.exe.
    Also, a User Account Control window may appear. Square Enix has inspected this software and verified that there are no problems. Please confirm the file name and click Allow.




  2. The PlayOnline Viewer installation screen will appear. Please follow the onscreen instructions. During the installation, the PlayOnline Viewer and Tetra Master Software License Agreement will appear. Please read the software license agreement carefully and click. “I accept the terms of the license agreement” if you agree to the terms. If you do not agree to the terms, the software cannot be installed.



  3. Finally click the ”Finish” button to finish installation.


Install FINAL FANTASY XI for Windows

  1. A FINAL FANTASY XI disc for Windows will be necessary for installation.
  2. If you are using expanded services, the corresponding data will also need to be installed in addition to FINAL FANTASY XI.

[ Instructions ]

Place your FINAL FANTASY XI disc in your Windows PC's CD or DVD-ROM drive and follow the onscreen instructions. If the FINAL FANTASY XI installer does not start, follow the instructions below.

  1. Select My Computer from the Start menu and right-click on the CD or DVD-ROM drive icon. Select Open from the displayed menu.

  2. The setup program differs between different FINAL FANTASY XI discs. Please use the chart below as reference to find your disc’s setup program. Once you have found the “setup”, “setuppol” or “Autorun” icon, double-click on it.

    FINAL FANTASY XI (original version) “setup.exe” on Disc 1
    FINAL FANTASY XI Vana'diel Collection 2006 “setuppol.exe”
    FINAL FANTASY XI Vana’diel Collection 2007 “setuppol.exe” on Game Disc
    FINAL FANTASY XI Vana’diel Collection 2008 “Autorun.exe” on Game Disc
    FINAL FANTASY XI ULTIMATE COLLECTION “Autorun.exe” on Game Disc
    Expanded data discs (Rise of the Zilart, Chains of Promathia, Treasures of Aht Urhgan, Wings of the Goddess) “setup.exe” on each disc(Disc 4 for Rise of the Zilart and Disc 1 for Chains of Promathia.)

    *Depending on the Windows PC being used, the above files may be displayed as “setup.exe”, “setuppol.exe” or “Autorun.exe”.

  3. The installation screen will be displayed. Please follow the onscreen instructions. Once the installation has finished, you can play the game.

    *After installation, the first time you log in to the PlayOnline Viewer or FINAL FANTASY XI, version updates will be downloaded to update to the latest version of the software.

    *Version updates may take a considerable amount of time. The amount of time required will differ depending on the software installed.