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Windows 7: How do i install Movie Maker 2009 without installing Directx 3d 9?

09 Jun 2012   #1
kharl

widnows 7 professional 32 bits
 
 
How do i install Movie Maker 2009 without installing Directx 3d 9?

HI!

i needed to edit a short clip, i already have pinnacle video spin, but i use that for longer videos, not for 20, 30 secs clips, i just wanted to add text to the video.

i remember that i find for an alternative to moviemaker time ago because moviemaker can export in 30fps, but ok i am fine with pinnacle, but for short clips i want to use moviemaker.

The problem is that in the intallation, in the list of stuff that it will install with it, it is Directx 3d 9, i already have directx 11, and i dont want to downgrade. i have read in many forum that it doesn't overwrite it because after installation it can be verified in dxdiag, i don't know what happen, but even when dxdiag says that directx 11 is there, there is a noticeable decrease in video performance AFTER the installation of the software that ask for directx9 what i suspect, that directx WAS installed but for some reason dxdiag still shows directx 11.

i dont know WHY moviemaker can't detect directx 11 and to work with that, it's the same unresolved case of the nero 7 on windows 7, that ask for the directx 9 too. and if not, it can't be installed


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09 Jun 2012   #2
kharl

widnows 7 professional 32 bits
 
 

uhhhm....
is directx 9 and direct3d 9 the same?
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10 Jun 2012   #3
A Guy

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Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Direct3d is a part of DirectX. It would be fine to allow it to install Direct3d 9. There is already a Direct3d 11 on your system, but the install obviously is older, and doesn't recognize it. You will still have DirectX 11. A Guy
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