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11.61 Gig update... WFT?

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siegedeluxe
04.11.2012 , 01:54 PM | #1
First I got an 800 Meg update, once that was done (I took a nap)... I got another update, this time it is 11 Gig.

Whaaaaaaaat?

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Eillack
04.11.2012 , 01:55 PM | #2
Wrong forum dude...
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..I think it's ultimately our fault for not communicating enough.

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Ellvaan
04.12.2012 , 01:23 AM | #3
Greetings!

We would like to refer you to our stickied thread: Patch Issue Today - Information with the following information from our Senior Community Coordinator, Allison Berryman:

Quote: Originally Posted by AllisonBerryman
Hey everyone, sorry for the brief confusion. Here’s what happened and how it affects you.

Some patch-related changes were mistakenly deployed early. Luckily, these changes only affected players for a very brief (less than 15-minute) window. We corrected this unintentional change very quickly.

Here’s how it affects you:

If you started or completed the patch download, you have two options:
  • If you want to continue playing today, you will need to restart your client and re-download the client
  • If you want to wait until tomorrow and play when 1.2 is deployed to the servers, you can close your client and restart it tomorrow after the patch is deployed (approximately 8AM CDT).

We apologize for the confusion, but only a very small number of players were affected by this unintentional change. Thank you for your understanding.
Quote: Originally Posted by AllisonBerryman
More information based on questions we're seeing frequently. Again, we sincerely apologize if you were inconvenienced by this issue.

1. If you are currently re-downloading the client, and are in initial "downloading" phase (around 11GB), you can exit the launcher to interrupt this download and play 1.2 tomorrow without having to complete it. If you reach any "installing" phase, you will need to complete the re-download.

2. It is fine to log in and play normally right now - the window in which players could be affected was brief.

3. If you started or completed the download and want to play today, you can re-install from your physical discs (but you will need to patch up to 1.1.5, the most recent live version).

4. If you re-download the client today, you will not have to re-download the full client tomorrow.
We are going to close this thread in the interest of consolidating discussion and ask that you please continue this discussion here:

why is my launcher allready downloading patch?

You can also see additional information located in our Developer Tracker!

We hope this helps! Thank you for your patience!