Client Patch 4.0.1a

This patch was for the Classic and Third Dawn Clients.


  • Date: November 5, 2003
  • Size: 202,563 bytes
  • Notes: None

Patch Notes

We have released a client patch today, Wednesday, November 5, which contains the following changes:

2D Game Client Only

  • Trade gump-window art updated.

3D Game Client Only

  • Fixed rendering problems for GeForce 3, and GeForce 4 boards.
  • Lord British body now renders correctly.

Both the 3D and 2D Game Client

  • Online Worlds Fanfest installations now report the correct patch number.
  • Improved Unicode text handling, now more efficient.
  • Localization updates.

If patched correctly, your current version should now be 4.0.1a for both the 2D and 3D clients.

If you have any difficulty receiving this patch, please check the following:

  • Check the "Patch" directory within your Ultima Online directory (the default location is C:\\Program Files\Ultima Online\Patch). This directory should be empty. Any files in this directory should be deleted.
  • If you are unable to connect to the patch server at all, and are using an original (Non-T2A) version of Ultima Online, you may need to update your verinfo file. For details on updating this file, please see the information posted at
  • Run a virus scan on your computer. Undetected viruses may cause conflicts with patching Ultima Online. For information on up-to-date virus detection software, please visit

If after trying the above, you are still experiencing difficulty patching the Ultima Online client, please visit this web page.

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