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Need help with Video card drivers.

By X-TRaaa
Oct 3, 2007
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  1. I have just dowloaded Soldat on my new computer but it wont work. It keeps coming up with "Could not initialize DirectX Graphics. You must have installed DirectX 8 or better. Try running Soldat in compatibility mode."

    I don't get it because i have DirectX 9.0c and tried it in compatibility mode but nothing works :confused:. A friend told me to update my video drivers but i don't know how to. Please help TechSpot?


    Thanks..
  2. fimbles

    fimbles TS Evangelist Posts: 1,258   +147

    Welcome to techspot :) First off a little info about your make and model graphics card would be good :)
  3. X-TRaaa

    X-TRaaa TS Rookie Topic Starter

    SYSTEM

    System Manufacturer: Compaq Presario 061
    System Model: PP003AA-ABU SR1209UK GB440
    BIOS: Phoenix - AwardBIOS v6.00PG

    DISPLAY

    Drivers
    Main Driver: vga.dll
    Version: 5.01.2600.0000 (english)
    Date: 04/08/2004 04:00:00
    WHQL Logo'd: Yes
    Mini VDD: vga.sys
    VDD: n/a
    DDI Version: unknown

    Hope this helps :)
  4. X-TRaaa

    X-TRaaa TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Anyone going to answer please ??? :(
  5. X-TRaaa

    X-TRaaa TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Does anyone know ? please help me people :(
  6. blim10

    blim10 TS Rookie Posts: 38

    what kind of video card do you have?
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