Forum discussion tagged with Directx.
  1. KadeS23

    Question Desperately looking for a black screen fix for pc. Ongoing for the past few years and nothing that I’ve tried has fixed it.

    My pc will black screen while gaming and I have tried a variety of ways to fix it from uninstalling/reinstalling my drivers, upgrading my gpu(new 3060) and psu (1000w), and even installing more fans. My current build is… . Everytime it black screens, the...
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    Question My fps in most games usually is about 34 frames, no matter how much i lower graphic or change the games

    laptop Msi gf63 thin 9rcx 1050ti 16RAM I've tried doing many things to fix it but i did not know the main problem to find a suitable solution for it
  3. R

    Question DirectX / Direct3D error ?

    Hi all, I've suddenly started having an issue with DirectX, everytime I try to play Battlefield 4 I get this error: View: When I play Rainbow Six Siege it just creashes without error. This started to happen together all of a sudden. Sharing my dxdiag info View...
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    Question NHL 2001 for PC no longer working! (DirectX 7)

    NHL 2001 is one of the best hockey video games around! One day I decided I wanted to play against the AI in a 20 minute match. Previously it was working as I would want to game once or twice a month. I then get an error message which reads: "You do not have Directx7. Please install Directx...
  5. M

    Question GTX 1060 crashes, BSoD, artifacts

    Hi, My GTX 1060 crashed while gaming, now anything that uses the GPU either crash or freeze and wont respond until closed in task bar or cause BSoD and artifacts (pics in the link below). Windows 10 Pro I5 8600k 3,6Ghz (it was 4,4Ghz for 1+ year without any issue) MSI GTX 1060 Gaming 6G 32GB...
  6. Goodboy02

    Question Sims 1 DirectX Error Windows ME

    I am trying to play The Sims 1 on a Windows Millennium Edition VM in VMWare, but it won't start. Attached is an image of the error message. Any help will be appreciated.
  7. B

    [SOLVED] Games/PC crashing when running on DirectX 10 or later version

    Hey. The issue i have is, that every game that i play that runs on DirectX 10 or higher crashes seconds into the game loading in. The game does not crash in lobbys or in the settings menu, only when i try loading in. Games that have crashed are, PUBG, Fortnite, Lost Ark and just every game that...
  8. kurtkrys

    Question dx11 feature level 11.0 is required to run the engine error on GTX 750

    Hello! Posting this to help a friend. My friend has a i5-2400 and a GTX 750, with 5gb DDR3 ram. Whenever he tries to run Valorant, the error "dx11 feature level 11.0 is required to run the engine error" pops up. I have done the following: Updated GPU Drivers to the latest updates, downloaded...
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    Question 2nd Display Flickering after using MSI afterburner and turning Direct play on.

    GPU: Radeon HD 6750 All I did was configure my GPU fans in MSI afterburner and then turn on Directplay.. Now every time I open a new tab my 2nd monitors gets really glitchy. I have already deleted MSI afterburner and turned off Directplay but it didn't solve the problem..
  10. kkritz

    [SOLVED] Ive been trying to play Wolfenstein II and i just got it. It say fatal error and i dont know what to do

    This is what it said Winsock Initialized idCommonLocal::Init() time 20: 0.129s ------ Initializing File System ------ Current search path: - C:/Users/Sam/SAVEDG~1/MachineGames/Wolfenstein II The New Colossus/base/ - C:/Program Files...
  11. yamixv

    [SOLVED] Games crashing after RAM upgrade. Error codes point to driver/DirectX issues.

    Set up: MOBO: ASUS ROG Strix X-470-F CPU: Ryzen 9 3900x RAM: Trident Z Neo RGB 32GB (2x16) CL16 GPU: MSI RTX 2070 Armor OC So recently I decided to upgrade my ram from 16GB C18 to 32GB C16. Both Trident Z NEO RGB, 2x8 vs 2x16. PC had no problems with any...
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    [SOLVED] AMD R9 Directx 12: Not listed

    So I'm running my most updated Windows 10 Pro, and in dxdiag I'm only seeing under features 11, nothing as a 12. I can't update it any more. AMD drivers also are fully updated. Anyone know why 12 doesn't show, or has AMD been lying since 2015 about R9 cards supporting directx 12?
  13. hAcK_Engine

    [SOLVED] NVIDIA RTX 2060 low fps problem on older games ?

    Can somebody help me find out my low fps problem with Zotac rtx 2060 6 GB (not super)? My game drops to 20 fps static ONLY on cod bo1, bo2, mw3, ghosts, ect, exept mw2 for some reason, but with other games like R6, Battlefield, COD MW 2019, COD Cold War it works well. I think there is a problem...
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    Hello Stranger! I have a very old (and low end)PC and I want to play VALORANT. The PC meets all the requirements but I'm concerned about one thing. I have an NVIDIA GEFORCE 330 1gb GPU. On the Official website it is stated that the minimum requirement is intel hd 4000 as of December 2020. Since...
  15. R

    Question Is there a way to figure out what is causing a DirectX error?

    Hello! I've recently started to get a DirectX error in some game titles, but not all. For example every time, and I do mean literally every time, I try to play Need for Speed: Heat, the game crashes within the first race, from Tutorial. I've posted below the error I get. But in other game...
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    [SOLVED] Modern Warfare "DirectX encountered an unrecoverable error."

    When ever I try to launch the game, it crashes and I get the error: "DirectX encountered an unrecoverable error. Check the readme for possible solutions." I can't seem to fix the issue. Here are the things I have tried: -Reinstalling Windows -Full Graphics driver reinstall -Using old graphics...
  17. WinDroidTech

    Question Hitman Absolution - "the game has encountered a directx error and needs to close" error plz help!

    So I just installed Hitman Absolution and launched this game and this error occurs, the game crashes after showing this error. I have done changing graphics to lowest and turning everything off but got no help No help on the internet as well This is the error - And this is my Graphics...
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    Question The game couldn't start because your OS does not support directx 12

    I have been trying to run the COD Warzone on my new PC but it does not work for me. My PC spec is as follows: Motherboard: Aorus B450 Elite Processor: Ryzen 7 2700 Ram: 8GB Corsair Graphics Card: Zotac GTX 1060 3GB AMP HDD: 1TB The fixes I tried: Updated Windows. Tried running Warzone using...
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    Hi Guys! I just discovered that Riot Games' Valorant has significantly lower requirements than i had imagined. If it wasn't obvious from the name, I'm a low end pc gamer and wanted to giver the game a try. Surprisingly enough, I meet all the requirements except the gpu part. I have a really old...
  20. hognose_xd

    [SOLVED] Missing Direct3D Device?

    Hi everyone! I've been having this weird issue with my graphics driver, and I can't tell what the issue could actually be. Whenever I boot any game, it either doesn't open or it throws some generic Direct3D error. Booting COD5, I get "DirectX has encountered an unrecoverable error" View...
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    Question GTX980Ti crashing with DirectX 9 PassMark test

    UserBenchmarks: Game 67%, Desk 67%, Work 49% CPU: AMD FX-8350 - 70.9% GPU: Nvidia GTX 980-Ti - 73.4% SSD: SanDisk Ultra II 240GB - 81.5% HDD: WD Green 1TB (2009) - 56.2% USB: Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 8GB - 6.8% RAM: HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB - 45.1% MBD: MSI 990FXA GAMING (MS-7893) I...
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    Question Does the GTX 1650 support DXR?

    Hi, Can anybody tell me if GTX 1650 yes or no supports DirectX Raytracing (DXR)? Actual performance does not matter, but DirectX support is vital. This is important, because we would like to order several of these cards for a school. The information I can read over the web is not conclusive...
  23. DefSteam08

    [SOLVED] [Fixed, fix below] Pc Crashing Randomly after new motherboard.

    a System Info log, a few error logs from Event Viewer and Empyrion's error.log can be found below at the bottom :) So a while back we started have load shedding again. (South Africa's attempt to save power by turning cities on and off, day after day) Then one day my computer started restarting...
  24. Pedro hschv

    Question DirectX 9 freezes Windows 10

    When I try to play a game that uses DirectX 9, my computer will freeze after sometime. The screen will completely freeze and the sound will repeat itself as a buzzing. Any game that uses other DirectX versions (10, 11, 12, etc...) won't freeze. GPU : Radeon RX 570 8 Gb of RAM
  25. Dzieku

    Question Every game I play besides CSGO, League, and ESO crashes to desktop, most of the time with no error

    Hello, So the issue is everytime i launch a game thats not listed above it crashes, sometimes it says its a Directx error (which i have tried every possible fix on the internet for), most of the time it doesnt. Sometimes the errors say D3S, sometimes its error 6068 and the like. I just...
  26. manineedhelp

    [SOLVED] Games crashing pls help

    Hello, today while playing gta v it randomly crashed and i didnt want to open it again because i didnt mind and so i decided to open half life 2 and while playing it also crashed, interestingly none of the games produced a crash log (or at least thats what i think). i got a bit worried and...
  27. Sanstock

    [SOLVED] DX11 feature level 10.0 is required to run the engine

    I recently built a starter-level gaming computer out of some old parts I had lying around for a younger relative of mine who likes to play Fortnite. The build seems to work great, but I can't get the game to run because I get the following error before it can start: DX11 feature level 10.0 is...
  28. yullbarez

    [SOLVED] Can i play Farming Simulator with HD 4890?

    I don't know if Farming Simulator 17 supports DX 10.1. Does it support DX10.1? Can i play this game with my HD 4890?
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    Question IDA Pro

    Anyone skilled with IDA Pro? I have a puzzle I'm trying to solve with an mmo game client whose servers no longer exist. The game client used DirectPlay8 to access the game server. The main issue I am am having is finding where in the mess of code that the game client calls to directplay. I am...
  30. K

    Question Having issues related to DirectX errors.

    Hello, I've recently updated many of my PC's internals (motherboard, processor, ram, fans/fanhub) and since I've done that I have run into a series of DirectX and .dll errors that I can't seem to fix no matter what I do. I've looked on other forums and tried almost every fix you can imagine...
  31. S

    [SOLVED] Inconsistencies with DirectX

    I recently got an old Windows 10 HP laptop with a Intel Core 2 Duo and an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4650 as a second computer. As stated in the title, I've run into some weird inconsistencies with games that have DirectX 11 in the system requirements. As far as I know, the HD 4650 in this computer...
  32. yeetware

    Question my graphics card crashing games on new motherboard help pls

    I used to play my games on an old FX system of mine and recently i upgraded to an intel system, this meant getting new ram and stuff like that. i kept my drives and graphics card and put it in, i am playing my games and they all crash about 10 minutes in with a DirectX error or outright freeze...
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    Question Is it possible to create Direct X Applications in C#?

    I want to make directX (any version above 10) applications in C#. Is this possible?
  34. Superpksr

    Question I keep getting fatal directX errors (11000002)

    I recently bought (by mistake\my own lack of research) 2 GTX960's. I tried putting one in my computer but no driver would work with it (turns out to be a Chinese knock off). When i tried to install the driver again, my computer blue screened during the installation. I tried putting my old card...
  35. blacking

    Question DirectX (DXGI_ERROR_DEVICE_REMOVED) on FIFA 19 with no fix

    Howdy everyone, So here's the deal: First off, I've got a Lenovo Legion Y-530 laptop with a i7-8750H and a Nvidia GTX 1050 and yesterday I bought FIFA 19 on Origin and installed it right away to play with friends with mine who had the game. I ended up downloading the game and spending hours...
  36. Graymaven90

    Question DirectX redistributable Error when installing programs

    Any time I try to install a program requiring a DirectX Redistributable, I get the following "An internal systems error has occurred. Please refer to DXError.log and Directx.log in your windows folder to determine problem" I've tried turning off my anti-virus, running registry analysis/repair...
  37. MAMBA123

    Question FIFA 18 Crashing & Lagging. HELP!!!!!!!

    Hello. I just downloaded FIFA 18 and was eager to play it. I installed it quickly and opened it but it crashed with an direct x function error in just 5 mins. So I went to youtube and managed to make the error dissapear by deleting origin and making a DWORD or something (TdrDelay) but afterward...
  38. Sandywich999

    [SOLVED] GPU having driver/DirectX issues?

    So i just bought a used Gigabyte GTX 670 a few days ago(Been using intel HD). I can play any old games with the highest quality now, but i noticed that Bioshock, Titanfall 2, NFS Rivals, and Watch Dogs 2 just keep on crashing. There's also that "Driver has stopped responding and has restarted...
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    I have tried almost everything I can think of with regards to this issue. My computer crashes when playing games, however I have noticed that it only crashes when playing DirectX games like Hitman 2 or BF5. When I play LOL, there is no problem. I have the dump file and can upload it.
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    Question Boot extremely slow (More info below)

    System specs: Intel Core i59600K CPU 16GB 3200 Mhz DDR4 ram Samsung 970 Evo NVMe ssd (boot) Boot taking over 1-2 minutes and gets stuck on bios splash screen. Windows boot log (ntbtlog.txt) drivers not loading (Im not sure this is the issue, but it seems like a problem): BOOTLOG_NOT_LOADED ->...