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DirectX 9.0 compatibility with DirectX 6.0 and 7.0

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Hello, I am writing a 3D graphics player that currently support 6.0 and 7.0 Version of the DirectX. Now, i want to upgrade player with DirectX 9.0. Is it possible?. Does directX 9.0 compile with the DirectX 6.0 and 7.0....? Any help would be appreciated..... Thanks In Advance

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If you mean API, simple answer is no. D3D API is redesigned in DX8. The API before 8 and after is very different. D3D10 is another redesign again.

If you mean if it runs on video card of DX6/DX7 level, the answer is it runs on DX7 level but I'm not sure about DX6 level.

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