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DirectX errors when trying to run example progs that came with the directX8 SDK.

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I get an error that says, could not load required media. and a line below it, it says switcxhing to reference rasterizer, a software device that implements the entire Direct3D feature set but runs very slowly. i press ok and it says could not load required media and that the window will now close. anyone have a clue why this is happening. I am a beginner and this sort of thing is very discouraging. Thanks for any help :-)

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It can''t locate the right textures, sounds, models for the example. It''s probably due to where they are located. Check your directory setup and verify they are where they are supposed to be.

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