PlayOnline Viewer Update (Aug. 28)

A PlayOnline Viewer version update was performed at the following time (Windows version only).

* After the date and time listed below, the update will be applied automatically upon logging into the Windows version of PlayOnline, so please follow the on-screen instructions to complete the update. Please note this update does not apply to the PlayStation 2 version and the Xbox 360 version of PlayOnline.

[Date & Time]
Aug. 28, 2011 at 22:30 (PDT)

[Affected Service]
– PlayOnline Viewer (Windows version)

[Update Details]

– Updates pertaining to the FINAL FANTASY XI Test Server.

[A Note for Windows Customers]

After the update is complete, the PlayOnline Viewer’s executable file will have been changed to “pol.exe.”  Accordingly, you may be required to update the settings of any security software running on your PC that restricts network access by executable files. If, after updating, you encounter errors such as “POL-0019” or “POL-1160,” or have difficulty connecting to PlayOnline, please review your security software documentation and change its settings if needed.