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Kind of a dumb question but..

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Posted: Fri Jun 30, 2006 9:06 pm 

What is Directx? I dont know much about graphics cards and all that technical stuff so i was just wondering. Is it something that you have to buy and put into your computer or is it something you just download to work with the graphics card that is on ur computer to make it better? Confused
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Chief Captain
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Posted: Fri Jun 30, 2006 9:16 pm 

Have a read of this... Arrow

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Posted: Fri Jun 30, 2006 10:06 pm 

Oh ok i kinda get it now.. i went to the microsoft website and downloaded directx9.0 but i dont see any difference when i play fs.. any idea why this is?
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First Officer
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Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2006 8:54 am 

Yeah, I felt the same the first time I did that.
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