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I got this error after I had write after one of the examples from the book game programing all in one, Compiling... main.cpp Linking... main.obj : error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol _Direct3DCreate8@4 Debug/blue window.exe : fatal error LNK1120: 1 unresolved externals Error executing link.exe. blue window.exe - 2 error(s), 0 warning(s) What should I do to make it work and what is wrong??? I am using Visual c++ 6.0 and DirectX8.1 SDK please help me!! Mullvad

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