What is Direct3D and how do I get it? Tags: Configuration Direct3D Compatibility Games Windows 7 Last response: December 2, 2010 2:11 PM in Windows 7 Share Conedweller December 2, 2010 12:12:28 AM Hello, I wish to play Neverwinter Nights 2 Gold. (A game reccomended by my friend) When I try to play it, a window pops up and says "Could not find any compatible Direct3D devices" What is Direct3D and how do I get it? More about : direct3d Hawkeye22 a c 228 $ Windows 7 December 2, 2010 11:28:28 AM Direct3D is part of the windows operating system and is used to generate 3D graphics. It should already exist in your windows installation. Run dxdiag.exe. On the display tab, Direct3D acceleration should be enabled. You can click the "test Direct3d" button to verify it's working ok. m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 395 $ Windows 7 December 2, 2010 11:54:32 AM make sure your graphics drivers are also up to date! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Hawkeye22 a c 228 $ Windows 7 December 2, 2010 2:11:36 PM As a last resort, you can download and install the latest directx runtimes. Make sure to check the system requirements first and create a restore point before installing. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat is Direct3D and how do I get it? Forum SolvedHow do I enable Direct3D for Windows XP? solution How do i enable my Direct3d? solution how to available my direct3d acceleration Forum help direct3d what the heck solution direct3d what to do Forum What is direct3d acceleration, and why does my com say i dont have it? Forum How do i enable direct3d acceleration Forum How to repair could not create direct3d device on xp Forum How can disable direct3d in xp Forum How do make direct3d available Forum How do i enable direct3d acceleration Forum How do make direct3d available Forum How do i enable direct3d and directdraw Forum How do i get Direct3D?? Forum What Direct3D 10 Is All About Forum SolvedWhat and how many graphics cards would I need? solution SolvedWhat will happen if my hardrive gets full? How can I stop it? solution SolvedHow do I find out what motherboard I have? solution SolvedHow Much Power is Enough to Run a 780ti? (Also, what CPU won't be a bottleneck) solution More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !