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Directx 10 On Xp ?


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#1 pro-n00b

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Posted 18 September 2007 - 10:35 PM

hey i saw some sites that said its possible ... is this safe or totally not

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Posted 21 September 2007 - 01:55 AM

I have a genuine windows xp sp2 and have tried to install DirectX 10. It had "reported" that it installed and then i restart my computer. When i went to the DxDiag it said I had DirectX 9.0c. So i wouldn't recomend installing DX10 on XP. Only install it on vista.

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Posted 21 September 2007 - 11:08 AM

Even if you had a DX10 graphics card and managed to get DX10 to install on XP, you would still need a DX10 driver. Where would you get one? ATI or nVIDIA won't be making one. Maybe somebody could hack one, and that is presuming you could run XP on such a driver.
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