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I am unable 2 play need for speed mostwanted game

When vista loaded in it and giving problem telling that directx file needed
when installed also not working
pls help

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UPDATE YOUR DIRECT X FROM INTER NET AND THEN TRY TO PLAY
I HOPE YOU WILL PLAY IT

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