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Windows 7: fear 2 error in win 7 x64

03 Aug 2009   #1

windows 7 rc
fear 2 error in win 7 x64

every time i run fear 2 it comes up with a error saying --

blah blah... d3dx9_40.dll missing from computer..

ive tried all compatibility modes ond have the 9.7 win7 drives for the 4850

anyone got any ideas?? thankyouu

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03 Aug 2009   #2

Windows 7 RTM

I had same problem as you and i just installed DirectX again and it worked..9.0c was the version..After that when i loaded it on loader.exe file, it worked
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03 Aug 2009   #3

windows 7 rc

cheers mate worked perfect! : )
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03 Aug 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x32

awesome game. is it weird that playing it on ps3 on giant tv gives me a headache, but not on tiny 15" pc monitor? doesnt matter, anyway.

glad it works for ya
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