Cakewalk Sonar won't load without DX8.1

  SpyMan²°°­­³ 14:15 11 Apr 2003
Locked

I have just bought Cakewalk Sonar music editing and sampling package, but when i try and install it it says "DirectX 8.1 was not found on this system...DirextX 8.1 is needed to install this product...DirectX8.1 setup will now start..Click next"

Problem is, i have directX 9.0 installed on my system, but it obviously doesn't recognize it. There are no other options at the installation point to by-pass it either.

Why is it doing this? Is there any other way around it?

I have looked on the Cakewalk website for support but that product doesn't even have a support page. In fact, not many of their product do.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

AMD Radeon Adrenalin release date, new features, compatible graphics cards

Turn a photo into 16-bit pixel art

iMac Pro release date, UK price & specs

Comment suivre le parcours du père Noël ?