D3D

  smegs 00:54 17 Jul 2003
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Hello all. Could some please tell me how to sort this out. A friend of mine has just install a Hercules 3D prophet 64mb 4500 tv out into his pc. He's running 98se, 1800xp cpu, 256mbram. He has Dx8.1. When he tries to play Indana Jones game, he gets a message saying "(render) Unable to initialize D3D to your system. U need to up date to Dx8.1 or later, & make sure that Ur video card supports hardware transformation & lighting". ThankU.

  hugh-265156 00:58 17 Jul 2003

get directx 9 from click here

  hugh-265156 01:00 17 Jul 2003

also get tye latest driver for the graphics card click here

  smegs 01:05 17 Jul 2003

Thanks for that. As I understand it, U have to B on the internet to download this file, even if I download DX9, U only get a type of link, then U have to jump on the net from the pc U have just installed 2. I tried that at the weekend on someone's pc. i thought I'd downloaded Dx9 & burnt it to cd, then took round to some1's pc, it kept asking to connect to the internet. I can not do that with R friends as he's not on the internet.

  smegs 01:07 17 Jul 2003

Sorry m8, just read Ur other response. Tried that 1 aswell. No good.

  crx1600 01:15 17 Jul 2003

dx9 is on the last few editions of the PCA cover disc, you can extract from there onto CD,or have someone can email it to you.

  matthew-293741 01:26 17 Jul 2003

Last repky is spot on...i happen to know that if you went out and bought...dare i say it PCFORMAT (the DVD version) you will get Direct x 9 and the latest drivers from the Nvidia website!!!

  smegs 09:31 17 Jul 2003

If some1 can so kindly email a copy from the disk, I would B happy to give that a try. ThankU.

  crx1600 12:18 17 Jul 2003

smegs, contact me via the 'envelope' next to my name, then i'll have you're email address and can send it on,

be warned its about 35mb.

  hugh-265156 13:21 17 Jul 2003

this version can be burnt to disc and installed like any exe click here

  crx1600 13:44 17 Jul 2003

smegs i got your email.

it will be just as simple to use the link provided by huggyg71, so i'll leave you to download it from there.

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