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Windows 7: DirectX 1... What?!

19 Mar 2011   #1
Wallonn7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 
DirectX 1... What?!

Windows 7 + ATI HD 5870 = Active DirectX 11... Not for Windows 7 itself!




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19 Mar 2011   #2
sordid

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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19 Mar 2011   #3
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

ZaLith's answer 2 posts down from this one is probably the best answer for that -

Show Us Your WEI (2)

Either that, or it's just a reporting error on the WEI's part, as it's always said that there from the beginning of Windows 7 with using a DX11 capable card. Dxdiag.exe shows DX11.
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19 Mar 2011   #4
Wallonn7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Airbot View Post
ZaLith's answer 2 posts down from this one is probably the best answer for that -

Show Us Your WEI (2)

Either that, or it's just a reporting error on the WEI's part, as it's always said that there from the beginning of Windows 7 with using a DX11 capable card. Dxdiag.exe shows DX11.
His conclusion is comforting ... but Microsoft could well spare us some confusion. But it's ok.
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