[Added 8/25/2016 at 9:30 am JST]

Scheduled maintenance complete.
We thank you for your cooperation and patience.




Thank you for using Niconico.

Select search features for Niconico will undergo maintenance on
the following date:

[Date and Time]
Date: August 25, 2016 (Thurs)  Time: 3:30 am ~ 8:30 am
*Completion time may change.

[Affected Areas]
During maintenance, updates for search result features will cease
around 5:00 am. Until servicing is complete, only old search
result info (as of 5:00 am) will appear within searches.
Though rare, you may experience errors related to search results 
when conducting searches during the maintenance period.
● Video searches (All devices)
● Live broadcast searches (all devices)
● New Searchesβ (All devices)
*Updates performed during maintenance for Views, Comments,
 Mylists,  and newly uploaded videos will appear (in the order they
were updated) after servicing is complete.

*Newly created live broadcast programs will not appear in search
results nor will they appear for certain pages.

[Using search data]

The following search feature(s) will be unavailable during maintenance.
● Snap Shot Search API (http://search.nicovideo.jp/docs/api/snapshot.html)
*Due to maintenance ,the starting time for updates on this date will change
 from 5:00 am to 3:40 am.
 Starting time will revert back to normal the following day.

Please accept our apologies for this great inconvenience.
We sincerely appreciate your patience and understanding.

Thank you very much.