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Old 10-02-2006, 04:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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When DX10 arrives, will it be possible to run DX10 games on a DX9 board, assuming you install DX10? Or will they run only with a new GPU?

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Old 10-02-2006, 08:29 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Directx 10 games will just run in directx 9 if you don't have a dx10 graphics card. Although you cant just download directx 10 if your not using vista, so if you continue using xp then directx 9 is all you can use anyway.
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