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    May 10, 2007
    DirectX Error Macbook Pro
    I am running parallels on my Macbook Pro with Windows XP installed. I got GTR2 (a racing game) yesterday and installed it. Everytime I go to play it I get this error.
    "No DirectX 8.1 video adapters found. Contact your video card vendor for updated drivers."

    Maybe I am just an idiot, but I cannot figure this out. I have DirectX 9.0 installed. Is the Macbook Pro capable of running this game?

    Thanks for any help you can offer.

  2. #2

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    Sep 13, 2006
    You can't play 3D games through Parallels... Parallels does not yet support the graphics card...

    You'll have to use Bootcamp in order to play it.

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