1.    26 Nov 2011 #1
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    Directx on windows vista business


    Is it possible to install direct x 11 on windows vista business edition? I do not have it yet but i am wondering about it for my new gaming pc
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  2.    26 Nov 2011 #2
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    Re: Directx on windows vista business


    Hi,

    First off, DX10 and DX11 are only Windows 7/Vista and come automatically through Windows update.

    To check DX version: -

    Go to Start => Run => dxdiag.

    This will tell you the highest DX on the computer, however, this may be higher than what your GPU can actually run.

    Which version of DirectX is on your computer?
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  3.    26 Nov 2011 #3
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    Re: Directx on windows vista business


    So does that mean whatever version of windows I am running can have direct x 10/11? I have not got windows vista business vista yet but i am planning to. My GPU will hopefully be the 5450 ati radeon graphics card and it is direct x 11 compatible.
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  4.    26 Nov 2011 #4
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    Re: Directx on windows vista business


    Hi,

    Well, yes you should.
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  5.    26 Nov 2011 #5
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    Re: Directx on windows vista business


    OK, thanks
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