How do I fix error 2002 FFXIV? Allow FFXIV through the firewall. Error 2002 often appears due to firewalls blocking FFXIV’s internet connectivity. Therefore, you can try to resolve this problem by modifying the corresponding firewall settings on your PC.
How do I allow FFXIV through my firewall?
- Click on Windows Defender Firewall and click on the Allow and app or feature through Windows Firewall option from the left side list of options.
- Click OK and restart your computer before retrying the updating process to see if the FFXIV error 2002 still appears!
How long can you AFK FFXIV? The game will still prompt you that you are going to be disconnected for inactivity, and does so shortly thereafter unless you interact with the game in some way. It could be a month or two until Square Enix disables this new more strict AFK kick timer.
Can’t connect to the data center FFXIV?
Here are some steps to try:
- Restart your router.
- Change your DNS address.
- Try out a different connection, such as your mobile phone’s data share.