Latest version of MS DirectX

  Stuartli 11:57 12 Oct 2006
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The latest updated version of Microsoft's DirectX can be found at:

click here

  tonyq 13:46 12 Oct 2006

thanks for the info,when installing I get abox with the following: "Please type th location where you want to place the extracted files". Or I can browse to the location.Please can you tell me were is the default location,and do I need to uninstall the previous version.

  James. 15:02 12 Oct 2006

Type in a temporary location (c:\DXUpdate) or similar. Go to this folder and double click Setup.Exe, accept the license and your system will be updated with the required files. No uninstall of any kind is required as only those files that need to be updated will be.

  Stuartli 15:23 12 Oct 2006

You could create a DirectX Update folder in Program Files and extract the files to there.

You'll see DXSetup - just duble click on it to start the installation.

  tonyq 15:42 12 Oct 2006

Now installed, thanks to you all.

  sunny staines 18:38 12 Oct 2006

advice please had direct X9c for ages there is no extra build nummber shown, would there be any benefit in downloading it again?

  GaT7 18:55 12 Oct 2006

Thanks Stuartli.

I chose to get it directly from MS click here. G

  Stuartli 18:58 12 Oct 2006

The last update was in August apart from the one I've mentioned.

All are still labelled DirectX 9c but this is listed as V4.09.0000.0904.

If your version works OK then there's probably no real need to change (I'm musing as to whether such recent updates are in any way related to Vista development).

  sunny staines 20:57 12 Oct 2006

Thanks

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