Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.



Windows 7: Direct 3D and DirectDraw Acceleration problem.

26 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7
 
 
Direct 3D and DirectDraw Acceleration problem.

Hi everyone!

I recently installed windows 7 ultimate on my PC. My specs are:

1GB RAM DDR1
Asus motherboard (Dunno whch one but i know its old)
Intel Pentium 4 2.4GHZ
Nvidia GeForce 6000 graphic card.

Ok so i have directx 11. I went to RUN and typed DXDIAG. I can see that directx 11 is installed but when i go to the display tab, i see that Direct 3D Acceleration, DirectDraw Acceleration and AGP texture acceleration are all NOT AVAILABLE. There is no option to enable these. Can someone help? I've tried to Google it but i cant find anything.

PS. I installed Windows 7 on my laptop and everything is enabled there. It has Intel Dual Core, 1GB RAM and i'm not sure abt anything else.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Nov 2009   #2

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

Your card doesn't support DX11 so even though it is installed it won't work with your card. Could you go to device manager and copy and paste a view of your display adapter? On the Nvidia site thier is no listing for a 6000 card. It would have to be a 6100 or higher to be supported. Your system just might not be capable of running windows seven properly without more ram and a better graphics card. Fabe NVIDIA DRIVERS 195.62 WHQL
My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7
 
 

Ok so my card is 6100. Are you sure theres nothing i can do to make all this work? Windows Vista sucked and i have no intention of going back to it. Cant i get an update for my driver or something or the sort?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


18 Dec 2009   #4

Windows 7
 
 

Install the latest nvidia drivers. a 6100 is barely capable, but capable of Dx9 non the less.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Dec 2009   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Barely? What are you talking about, nVidia's cards that support DX9 go back to the FX series...

@ Soul: Please fill in your system specs... Also, which one did you install: x86 or x64?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Dec 2009   #6

Windows 7
 
 

My system specs are given above. I am not a computer freak so i dont know anything else. I installed x86. I really need help cuz i'm getting really pissed off cuz i cant play my games!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Jan 2010   #7

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Sopolias Falst View Post
Barely? What are you talking about, nVidia's cards that support DX9 go back to the FX series...

@ Soul: Please fill in your system specs... Also, which one did you install: x86 or x64?
I mean it as i say it. the 6100 card has the hardware bits that make it directx9 compliant, but it is barely capable of running anything using direct3d9 effects at resolutions higher then 640x480.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Jan 2010   #8

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

@soul when you were asked to fillin your specs thier is a place in your user cp, so it shows LT hand corner bottom of the screen for everyone to see just by one click. Like this. Thanks Name:  usercp 1.png
Views: 188
Size:  99.3 KB


My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Oct 2010   #9

Windows 7 utimate 32bit
 
 

need help i have a problem about my video card

specially in directX

i can't enable it!..




My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Oct 2012   #10

windows 7 64bit
 
 

ASUS Motherborad using OSD Program
I have a maximus IV extreme-Z And GF GTX580 graphics card. Asus OSD Program is causing the directdraw and 3d accelerater to be deactivated. Conflict Vided drivers I can load nvidia drivers and everthing is ok until i power down and start up again miss directdraw and acceleraters- I uninstall OSD gaming program and everthig works fine
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Direct 3D and DirectDraw Acceleration problem.





Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Direct 3D and DirectDraw Acceleration problem.
Thread Forum
I cant enable direct draw acceleration Graphic Cards
Problem with Direct x Software
No GPU acceleration in Chrome. Graphic Cards
Windows 7 fix for running old games that use directdraw graphics Gaming
Cannot disable DirectDraw/D3D Acceleration Graphic Cards
Windows 7 Mouse Acceleration problem Hardware & Devices
Direct 3D in older games problem? Gaming

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:05 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33