Upgrading to Windows 7 - ATI 2900xt direct-x possible issues?

By Legoflamb
Mar 9, 2010
  1. Ok so I have a 2900xt which goes up to direct-x 10 and I want to upgrade to windows 7 from XP.

    My question is: will I be able to use direct-x 10 on Windows 7 or will i need a new card?

    This graphics card is fantastic and I'd hate to have to get a knew one jusat because of direct-x as there are few better than this one despite it using a lower version of direct-x.
  2. nismo91

    nismo91 TS Evangelist Posts: 930   +31

    you will be able to use the 2900 in windows 7.

    directX 11 in win7 is the support, not the requirements.
  3. Legoflamb

    Legoflamb TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 150

    Yeah I thought as much - thanks for clearing that up!

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