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How can I make DirectX apps in VC++ 5.0?

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If you don''t have the Directx SDK, you have a few options.

-Download it from microsoft.com
-Order it from microsoft for s+h
-Buy a book with the sdk on the CD


Mike

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There is one file containing libraries and headers only (which is not that big) and then one with all the documentation. They are under 10 MB (~7, I think) all together. You''re only missing out on the examples...but it''s quite sufficent to develop everything.

"Paranoia is the belief in a hidden order behind the visible." - Anonymous

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I''m not too crazy over books, or else I''d have it I guess, but it sounds like I''ll just get the required files only. Any idea where to get ''em? Microsoft maybe? I''m checking, so...I''ll post something if I find ''em...


-ZeN

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not to rile anybody up, but what''s wrong with the books? it''s handy to have when coding so you don''t have to change windows whenever you look up a function. and you won''t fry yer eyes when reading up on "how to" stuff. anyway, my thoughts.

a2k

void main()
{
glRun(quake);
getuserinput();
display();
}

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Don''t get me wrong, books rule to be honest. You can get information easily from them. Also the eyestrain you mentioned from looking at a monitor forever. Solution: Print! hehe

-ZeN (I really need to make that my signature )

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