3d mark 2003 and 2001 problems?

  dfghjkl 19:34 19 May 2004

hello,i have been using 3d mark 2003 but it wont do the third sound test so i am loosing points off my score.it is the one that tests 60 sounds.i have the free version,xp pro,2500+,msi kt4 board,512 ddr,fx5700,soundblaster live 5.1 card with 5100 inspire speakers and direct x 9.can i do anything to sort it (settings etc)
in 2001,i cant do the test at all,i install it and when i go to run it i get a message saying that i need direct x 8,as i have 9 installed i thought i would be ok,i have even tried differant downloads,any help,please,thanks,peter.

  dfghjkl 22:49 19 May 2004


  gudgulf 23:29 19 May 2004

Try running dxdiag-it will tell you if there are any problems with your directx installation.

Go to start,run and type dxdiag in the box.

  Simon_P 23:38 19 May 2004

3DM 2003 on a SB Audigy player card, and had to remove and re-install drivers to fix problem.

  dfghjkl 00:49 20 May 2004

thanks chaps,i will try it,peter,

  dfghjkl 21:21 20 May 2004

hello,i have tried the test on the dx9 and it is ok,so i dont know what else to try.
i am about to do a format so i will have to reinstall all my drivers,i will try again then.thanks,peter.

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