Welcome to the FINAL FANTASY XI Test Client Installation Guide! Okipuit here to make your Test Server access quick and easy!
Step 1: Submit your Test Server Application form!
Once approved, your character data will be copied over to the Test Server.
Step 2: Download all four of the Test Client files and place them in a folder on your desktop. We recommend using a folder named "moogle_0" so that you can easily follow along with this guide.
Note: These are the North American PlayOnline-related files! For European installation files, please visit this page.
Step 3: In your "moogle_0" folder, select the A11203W_001.zip file, right click and choose Extract Here
Step 4: Select the setup.exe that was created and install the Test Client by the following the steps in the installer. Make sure to install the Test Client where your copy of FINAL FANTASY XI is installed!
Note: Depending on your setup, the location may vary, but can typically be found here:
Typical Disc Install Location
C:\Program Files\PlayOnline\ - 32-bit version of Windows
C:\Program Files (x86)\PlayOnline\ - 64-bit version of Windows
Typical Steam Install Location
- 32-bit version of Windows
C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\ffxi\SquareEnix\
- 64-bit version of Windows
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Step 5: Once the Test Client has been installed, create another folder on your desktop and name it "moogle_1"!
Next, we're going to unzip the remaining files from "moogle_0" into "moogle_1"!