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DX Problems now :(

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I can run my program, it compiles fine, but when it wont initialize! It errors out trying to initialize DX if ( DirectInputCreateEx( hInstance, // Window Instance DIRECTINPUT_VERSION, // Direct Input Version IID_IDirectInput7, // Version 7 (void**)&g_DI, // Direct Input NULL ) ) // NULL Parameter { MessageBox(NULL,"Couldnt initialize DI","",MB_OK); return(false); // Couldn''t Initialize Direct Input } errors out on this if statement in the DI_Init() function y? I am using the dx7 lib files and header files, but i have dx8.1 installed on my system. Dustin Davis

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Have you actually installed the Dx7.lib and header files into your compiler as mentioned in the DirectInput Tutorial?

Using DX8 will not make a difference as DX is designed to emulate past versions.

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