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Old 08-23-2005, 08:52 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi all

NOT SURE IF THIS IS IN RITE PLACE (Admin's please move if required)

Newbie here, i will introduce myself at a later date but at the mo im in a rush because i gotta go to work eeeekkk!!!!!!!

Anywayz i recently bout a game called Painkiller: Black edition for my PC, everything installed okay dokay but when i try and run the game a message pops up saying:

ERROR:Could not Initialize Direct X Renderer

Please somebody help me into tryna solve this problem.

I have a PC spec well within the mimimum required for the game and i do have Direct X9 on my pc

Please somebody help me!!!!!!

thanxx in advance

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Old 08-23-2005, 09:56 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 08-24-2005, 09:36 AM   #3 (permalink)
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What u mean download the latest Direct x drivers???

Will this defo solve my problem?
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Old 08-24-2005, 03:41 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Originally posted by damasta55r
Download latest drivers.

are you an automated machine?


1.) what brand of video card are you using? Nvidia or ATi? What model is it?

if you have an older model of gfx card, it might not support DX9.0

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Old 08-24-2005, 06:54 PM   #5 (permalink)
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download latest graphics card drivers
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Old 08-25-2005, 06:12 AM   #6 (permalink)
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K den,

I give it a try wen i get in from work 2nite n den ill let u kno how i get on

Thanxx all!!!!!!!!!
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Old 08-25-2005, 07:44 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Just 1 more note,

How can i check what graphics card i have????

Im pretty sure its a Nvidia but i dont kno wat model

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