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Windows 7: Get the right DirectX version in Windows 7

12 May 2010   #1

Vista and Windows 7
Get the right DirectX version in Windows 7

The Registry value InstalledVersion in "LocalMachine\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\DirectX" can not get the right DirectX version, only 9.0, how to get the right one? thank you.

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12 May 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

there ya go :) Microsoft DirectX
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12 May 2010   #3

Vista and Windows 7

Thank you, but i want to detect DirectX version from Registry.
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