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Obtaining original dx7 documentation

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crazemanx    128
I have only dx8 sdk installed but would like to program with some dx7 directdraw functions, therefore microsoft''s dx7 documentation help file would be useful. Does anyone know where i can get just the help document without having to download the whole sdk?

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krez    443
email me and i will email you the DirectDraw7 stuff (Microsoft Word format)...

--- krez (krezisback@aol.com)

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If you downloaded the DX8 SDK then I''m not sure if this is true... BUT, If you ordered the CD and still have it look in the directory: "D:\DXF\Extras\Documentation\DirectX7\"

In there should be two files and a couple of directories. The two files should be:

"DirectX7.CHI" and "DirectX7.CHM"

If you copy those to a direcory on your hard drive you''ll have complete access to the DX7 documentation...

Again, I''m not sure what the downloadable SDK is like but I know this works with the CD SDK.

Hope this helps

-Lonely

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crazemanx    128
Thanks folks i am now the proud owner of Dx7 helpfiles from the microsoft site.
p.s. There is no extras section on the downloadable dx8 sdk by the way.

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