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Direct 3D Issues

by dudeishfish / January 27, 2009 10:56 PM PST

Hi All,

After a little run in with Ubuntu, my friend said that I should give Windows 7 a try. He gave me his flash drive, and I installed it without issues. It works marvelously with one exception: I can't get Direct3D to work. It says that I am running DirectX 11, so I figured it might just be that it's buggy, and I installed DirectX 9. No effect. The only help I get from dxdiag is Direct3D -- Not Available.


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Since Windows 7 is BETA
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 27, 2009 11:07 PM PST
In reply to: Direct 3D Issues

It's not expected to work in all cases. Nothing wrong about that.

Is using some non-beta an option?

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Works for friend
by dudeishfish / January 27, 2009 11:11 PM PST

I do realize that this is beta, but DX11 worked fine for my friend...

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Then copy the machine your friend has.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 27, 2009 11:16 PM PST
In reply to: Works for friend

He's got the right hardware so duplicate what they have.

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