Radeon 7200 direct x and games

  Nessie 20:41 20 Jun 2004

Have just got a pc for my son and the games keep freezing. have updated drivers for radeon graphics card without much good. Now I want to up date direct x but have no internet connection on his computer but have on my pc. Can I download it on mine and transfer to his pc. Help please as i have a disappointed son. Thanks

  carver 21:00 20 Jun 2004

Just what sort of games is he playing?, it's just that the graphic card he has is a little weak for some of the latest games. Most games now come with updates already on them for directx 9. You should be able to download to your P/C then transfer files to his P/C.

  Nessie 21:06 20 Jun 2004

One of the games that will not install is Tomb Raider. Spec required Pentium 90, x2 cd rom, 8mb ram, SVGA VESA local bus graphics card and 256 colours monitor. My spec is well above that. I insert cd and opening screen comes and I click on install but opening screen comes up with lines and colours but can not read. Works on my pc with better spec than my sons

  carver 21:06 20 Jun 2004

It will help if you only do one posting for the same problem,otherwise it can get confusing for everybody.

  Nessie 21:10 20 Jun 2004

sorry I will continue with Games freezing post. Thanks and sorry

  carver 21:11 20 Jun 2004

Did you completely remove the old drivers before installing the new ones as that can sometimes cause problems, sorry if this sound stupid but you have to start somewhere.

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