DirectX 9

November 20th, 2020 - Free - 100% Safe
(10 votes, average: 4.20 out of 5)
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DirectX 9 is an application that’s designed to keep your Windows computer running and being capable of displaying graphically intense files and programs.

Most games and applications will require you to run DirectX, at least a version of it. DirectX 9 is one of the earliest versions of this application. It will help you get the most out of your hardware and make it optimized for running intense programs, games, as well as files that are graphically difficult. This includes images, 3D animations, audio, and much more.

Enjoy Graphically Intense Programs

DirectX 9 features High-Level Shader Language, which allows it to display shaders correctly and in detail. It also has a very advanced suite of tools and features for helping you display intense and complex multimedia elements, which includes full-spectrum graphics, videos, 3D animations, audio, images, and much more.

Most of the programs out there nowadays will probably require you to have a newer version of DirectX. However, sometimes, you might encounter problems when running programs, such as “The program can’t start because d3dx9_35.dll is missing”. In that case, you’ll need to reinstall the utility manually, which is where this application can come handy.

Initially, DX9 was meant for Windows XP and 2003 programs, although it does have some capabilities that are still relevant today. With DirectSound, this tool was quite advanced for its time, and DirectShow will speed up the rendering of 3D animations and complex programs and objects. Even though it was made for Windows XP, this tool will work also for Windows 10.

Direct3D allows for enhancing low-level graphics programmability, which is helped by the development of new vertex and pixel shader 2.0 models. Download this tool if you need it, although it’s likely you’ll need newer versions of DX nowadays.


DirectX 9 brings your hardware a capability to run graphically intense programs and files, and it was made primarily for Windows XP.

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