Solved Can I put my old DX 10 in a XP machine? Tags: Graphics Cards Windows XP Graphics Last response: September 2, 2010 1:56 AM in Graphics & Displays Share Randomacts September 2, 2010 1:47:25 AM Also it has been awhile since I done it, what is the best DX 10 for xp? or should I stick with DX 9 if the card will run still/better as that? More about : put machine Timop a b U Graphics card September 2, 2010 1:51:44 AM Win XP does not officially support DX10, to play DX10 games you will need Vista/7 or rely on hacks. What do you mean by DX10 though? Best solution rolli59 a c 898 U Graphics card September 2, 2010 1:52:23 AM XP only supports DX9 but all the newer cards are backwards compatible with the older standards. Related resources DX10 FOR XP ! - Forum Down with XP , long live DX10 and up! - Forum Vista DX 10 = XP Pro SP/2 DX 9.0L - Forum Reviving old machine - Forum Nvidia backtrack on DX10 .1 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Randomacts September 2, 2010 1:56:30 AM rolli59 said:XP only supports DX9 but all the newer cards are backwards compatible with the older standards. Ok, Its a old machine so I don't plan on gaming on it anyways just trying not to waste this card that I am upgrading from haha. Randomacts September 2, 2010 1:56:38 AM Best answer selected by Randomacts. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDX 10 vs DX 9 Worth the Extra frame loss? ForumDX 10 .1 games comig soon ForumVista and DX10 , are you insane ?? ForumWhen will you adopt DX10 ? ForumDX10 games are out, and I'm running them all under DX 9... ForumUpgrading to DX10 on an AthlonXP ForumFor 3Dmark06, is Dx 9 better than Dx10 ? or old Nvidia drivers better? ForumAny AGP DX10 news ??? ForumWill DX10 require a 64bit OS? ForumCrysis DX 9 vs DX10 video ForumWorth getting a DX10 card yet? ForumNo POST with new video card ForumCan not get tv out on Radeon 7000 agp card. ForumCan a power outage damage a GPU? ForumCan devil may cry 4 run in 1gb intel graphic More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !