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I have Directx 10... but I can't play games compatible for 9.0

By allisen
Dec 30, 2008
  1. trying to play sims 2 + expansions.
    it tells me this thing about not having directx 9.0..
    though i have better.?
    shouldnt it be better if i have directx 10? rather than not work..? please reply to this post=]
     
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +235

    You must be running Vista. What are your complete computer specs? Video card or on-board video?
     
  3. Drowsiness

    Drowsiness TS Rookie Posts: 41

    All you have to do is go to the Microsoft website and download the latest incarnation of 9.0c (was released around 12/5 I think) and you should be good to go.

    Yes, it does work.
     
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