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Games when I try to play a realarcade game a pop up comes saying cannot initiate direct 3d . where on my computer do I check to see if it.s working?

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You can got to start>run> type in the box "dxdiag". This runs the directx diagnostic tool. Towards the bottom of this window it will display a version number the latest being 9.0C. If your version is not current you can update directx thru windows updates or you can download it from http://www.softwarepatch.com/windows/directx.html

If your version is current I would suggest updating your graphics card driver.

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