alright, i, like many others, have been having directx yada yada problems with the Sims2. It says some .. update.. not installed. Whatever. I've been going through a whole bunch of forums, I downloaded that everst thing, and it says that name, manufacturer, and all that stuff. is n/a. Specs : operating system ; windows xp professional system manufacturer ; sony corporation system model ; VGN-S460 BIOS ; Ver 1.00PARTTBLL Processor ; Intel Pentium M Processor 1.73 GHz Memory ; 510MB RAM DirectX Version ; Directx 9.0C someone please tell me what to do. =[ IM me at cuban addicted,email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or merely post here! all help is greatly appreciated!