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Hello All Just a quick question... How commes Microsoft does not support Direct Play anymore? The reasion that I am asking this is due to Direct Play no longer comes with the latest DirectX SDK. And I read somewhere from Microsofts site that the say to use Sockets insted of using Direct Play. Anyone know why they have done this? Thanks in advance Paul Kirby

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DirectPlay was just a wrapper and your program will probably go faster by skipping the DirectPlay layer (cutting out the middle man) and just code it up yourself.

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