DirectX 9.0c Help Please?

By twisted_metal71
Jul 12, 2007
  1. I downloaded civilizations IV and it prompts me to get dx9.
    So I try to do it
    and it gets to the downloading window
    and gives me a message that says "Please try again later, or check network connections"
    but my internet is working fine
    how should I go about this?
    is my virus protection or firewall blocking the setup from accessing the internet?
    and if it is how do I disable that if there's no actual program to allow access in the list of them when choosing programs that are accepted by the firewall?
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    What operating system are you using? XP comes with DX9C included, if you are updated to XP SP2

    What are your computer's specs? Are you using a good video card or on-board video?
  3. twisted_metal71

    twisted_metal71 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I'm using xp professional
    and I have a geForce 8800
    actually I got it working it was just a problem with the downloader
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