Direct X problem

By rexi631
Jul 8, 2013
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  1. Hi I am new at that forum and I need help.
    I have gmes like Left 4 Dead 2,Commandos Behind Enemy Lines and Spore.
    this game worked month ago and now when I suddenly wanted to play them again and every game writes me: "cannot find directx 5" or "Could not create the Graphics device.Direct X is not available.[1002]"
    I got Direct X11 and the games worked I tried to update but It still dont work what should I do please help me!
  2. Spykezxp

    Spykezxp TS Addict Posts: 289   +73

    What is the make/model of your graphics card? My best suggestion would to uninstall graphics card drivers and re-install fresh. I would do that with the Direct X also (uninstall then re-install from fresh download).
  3. rexi631

    rexi631 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    how to re-install Direct X\graphics card
  4. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,920   +627

    Go to, type in: [MAKE] graphics drivers. Select your model etc from the dropdowns.

    Here is some info on DX.
  5. rexi631

    rexi631 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Ty evreybody!
    now I finally can play:)
  6. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,920   +627

    What was the issue?

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