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DirectX 8.1 released

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It''s even bigger now.. 180 megs or so. Looks like they have a new method for drawing bump mapped water, so hopefully I''ll be able to get that working for GF3 owners.

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Is there any update that I can download to the SDK so that I don''t have to download the whole 180mb thing again? I already have the 8.0 SDK installed, and I am on a dial-up modem...

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Microsoft provides componentized dowloads.

so i think you just need to get the runtime and C++ SDK.




http://msdn.microsoft.com/downloads/default.asp?url=/downloads/sample.asp?url=/msdn-files/027/001/770/msdncompositedoc.xml

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GF3 is Geforce3, a video card by Nvidia. You''ll have to look around and see if any local stores carry them.


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Yes. You''ll need DX8.1 starting with the next PR patch. The patch won''t be out for some time though.

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