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Help! I can't install DirectX 9.0c!!!

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Even after installing 9.0c from different sources, my dxdiag still shows that I have 8.1!!! I still can't run any program requiring 9.0c! When I checked the file versions of my .dll files, their file version #'s are definitely not for 9.0c! They should be 4.9.0.904 but what I have is 5.3.2600.2082! I can't overwrite it with the right one and I can't delete it. Everytime I try to install 9.0c, it always says that all components have been installed but it actually doesn't change a thing! HEEELLLLPPPP!!!!

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You should be using the Windows Update program located in your start menu under "all programs" group. Run it and if it says no updates for direct x then you probably have the latest installed.

Hope this helps,

Devin

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What version of windows are you running? I don't think '98 supports DX9 at all, if that's what you're running.

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Are you using MS Vista?

If so you already have the latest version of DX9, what you might be missing is one of the DLL's that is something like D3DX9_30.DLL

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You signed up to ask this on a developer forum? [flaming]

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