I've tried playing and got to Gridania, but the game runs incredibly slow (Im pulling 24s 94r usually.) Before you ask yes, its Win7, and yes I'm running it in Admin mode.
Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate Edition 32bit (build 7600)
Processor Intel Core2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
Number of Processors Logical Core Count 4 Physical Core Count 4
DirectX Version DirectX 11
Graphic Device(s) NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT
Yeah, sorry its messy looking, copy and pasted from the system specs on the FFXIV config system pref page.