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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 17
02-12-2010, 09:27 PM
Originally Posted by CapnScragg View Post
I'm not by any stretch what you would call a directx expert but the way I understand it is this. DX11 is backward compatible with DX9 and 10. Something written on the older dx versions SHOULD run on Dx11... the problem comes in when something is not actually compatible and the minimum dll's a program needs might not be in dx11 (or they just don't work the way the dev though it would) or they might not be fully compatible.
im pretty sure the game does not use dx10, and im absolutely sure it doesnt use dx11. the files found on vista and win 7 for dx10 and dx9 are seperate, dx10 can be installed without updating dx9 and visa-versa.